Atlanta

  • Outkast goes back to 1990s hip hop at Coachella reunion 13-04-2014 10:05 AM

    Reuters: Hip hop duo Outkast reunited for the first time in eight years a the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Friday, and brought a taste of old school hip hop with them to the stage. Outkast, formed by Atlanta rappers Andre 3000 and Big Boi, kicked off the...
  • Second-place Roma beat Atalanta 3-1 in Serie A 13-04-2014 09:02 AM

    Milan: Roma kept up the pressure on Serie A leader Juventus with a comfortable 3-1 win against Atalanta on Saturday which saw the capital side equal the club record number of victories in a season. Rodrigo Taddei, Adem Ljajic and Gervinho scored to help Roma to their 24th league win...
  • US Rapper and reality TV star Benzino shot, injured during his mother's funeral 31-03-2014 11:00 AM

    Boston: Reality television star and rapper Benzino was shot and wounded, allegedly by his nephew, during the funeral procession for his mother outside Boston, authorities said on Sunday. Benzino, star of the VH1 show "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," was driving in the procession on Route 3 on Saturday when...
  • US rapper and reality show star Benzino shot and wounded during mother's funeral procession 31-03-2014 09:39 AM

    Reuters: Reality television star and rapper Benzino was shot and wounded, allegedly by his nephew, during the funeral procession for his mother outside Boston, authorities said on Sunday. Benzino, star of the VH1 show "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," was driving in the procession on Route 3 on Saturday when...
  • Deadly US ice storm turns Atlanta into parking lot, strands thousands 30-01-2014 09:58 AM

    Atlanta: A rare ice storm turned Atlanta into a slippery mess on Wednesday, stranding thousands for hours on frozen roadways and raising questions about how city leaders prepared for and handled the cold snap that slammed the US South. The storm, which has killed at least seven people, on Tuesday...
  • Suspect detained after shots fired at Atlanta-area school 21-08-2013 06:43 AM

    An adult male was in custody after a gunman fired multiple shots at an Atlanta-area elementary school on Tuesday, police said. There were no reports of injuries in the incident at the McNair Discovery Learning Academy, said DeKalb Police Department spokeswoman Mekka Parish. Parish described the suspect as a white...
  • John Isner wins Atlanta Open 29-07-2013 08:57 AM

    Atlanta: Top-seeded John Isner won the Atlanta Open on Sunday, beating second-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa 6-7 (3), 7-6 (2), 7-6 (2) in the tallest final in ATP history. The 6-foot-10 (2.08-meter) Isner, who lost in the Atlanta final in 2010 and '11 to fellow American Mardy Fish, won...
  • Isner, Anderson advance to Atlanta final 28-07-2013 09:20 AM

    Atlanta: Top-seeded John Isner of the United States and second-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa set up what Atlanta Open officials say will be the "tallest" final in ATP Tour history. The 6-foot-10 (2.08-meter) Isner beat Lleyton Hewitt 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (5) on Saturday, and the 6-foot 8 (2.03-meter) Anderson...
  • John Isner advances to Atlanta semi-finals 27-07-2013 09:05 AM

    Atlanta: Top-seeded John Isner advanced to his fourth straight Atlanta Open semi-final on Friday, beating James Blake 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5). Isner will face seventh-seeded Lleyton Hewitt, the Australian who overcame a disastrous start to beat third seed Ivan Dodig 1-6, 6-3, 6-0. In the night quarterfinals, second-seeded Kevin Anderson...
  • Top-seeded John Isner struggles but advances to Atlanta quarters 26-07-2013 09:10 AM

    Atlanta: Top-seeded John Isner escaped with a hard-fought three-set win over 19-year-old wild-card entry Christian Harrison at the Atlanta Open on Thursday, making an unconvincing advance to the quarter-finals. Isner is ranked No. 22 in the world while Harrison is No. 373 and was playing just his second ATP main...
  • Mardy Fish falls in Atlanta, Lleyton Hewitt in quarters 25-07-2013 09:07 AM

    Atlanta: Mardy Fish took a hit in his gradual return to full-time tennis, falling 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 to Michael Russell on Wednesday at the Atlanta Open. It was only Fish's fourth match since the US Open in September when he withdrew before a fourth-round match because of an irregular heartbeat....
  • Hewitt wins opener at rain-delayed Atlanta event 24-07-2013 08:50 AM

    Atlanta: Lleyton Hewitt began warming up on Tuesday for the hard courts of the US Open with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Eduoard Roger-Vasselin in the first round of a rain-soaked Atlanta Open. The seventh-seeded Hewitt, who was runner-up two weeks ago on grass in Newport, Rhode Island, was one...
  • United States: Tornadoes hit central states 20-05-2013 11:17 AM

    Washington: Tornadoes tore through three central American states of Kansas, Oklahoma and Iowa with baseball-sized hail and wind blasts ripping roofs off homes and turning trees to matchsticks, as severe weather swept the region. A large "violent and extremely dangerous" tornado was spotted on Sunday night on the southwest side...
  • Gunman who held firefighters hostage in his Atlanta home killed 11-04-2013 07:57 AM

    Atlanta: A gunman who held four Georgia firefighters hostage on Wednesday, demanding his utilities and cell phone service be restored, was killed after an exchange of gunfire with authorities who moved in to free the captives, police said. An officer was wounded and the firefighters, taken hostage after responding to...
  • Inter's 10-game winning run ends at Atlanta 12-11-2012 08:45 AM

    Milan: Inter Milan's 10-game winning run in all competitions was ended Sunday with a 3-2 loss at Atalanta in Serie A. After ending Juventus' 49-game unbeaten run in Serie A last weekend, Inter have slipped four points behind the leaders and defending champions. They is also only a point ahead...
  • Atlanta: Democrat volunteers make 15,000 calls to voters per day 06-11-2012 11:44 AM

    CNN-IBN's Parikshit Luthra reports from the Democrat office in Atlanta. Volunteers at the office make calls to voters to get them to come out and vote. ...
  • US: Indian Americans want an economy-friendly president 02-11-2012 10:03 AM

    Atlanta: There are 3.2 million Indians Americans in the US and this makes them an important vote bank in the US Presidential elections. CNN-IBN caught up with some of them. Krishna Polinini runs a grocery store in Atlanta. Bharat groceries, situated in one of the suburban regions, is almost equivalent...
  • Tennis: Mardy Fish defends Atlanta title 25-07-2011 10:46 AM

    Atlanta: Mardy Fish saved two match points to defeat fellow American John Isner 3-6 7-6 6-2 and defend his Atlanta Tennis Championship title on Sunday. In a repeat of last year's final American No.1 Fish was deep in trouble in the second set tiebreak when he trailed 5-1 and 6-4...
  • Somdev loses in Atlanta quarters 23-07-2011 08:40 PM

    Atlanta: India's Somdev Devvarman went down 4-6, 3-6 to top seed and defending champion Mardy Fish of the US in the men's singles quarterfinals of the Atlanta Tennis Championships. Fish recovered from an early break of serve to take control of the match that lasted 52 minutes. The American was...
  • US flight catches fire after hard landing, 4 hurt 29-05-2011 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: A Delta Airlines flight caught fire after a hard landing. The plane was experiencing trouble with its landing gear upon touching down at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Four people suffered minor injuries that did not require hospitalization, Atlanta city fire officials said. Passengers were evacuated through the rear...
  • Intense snowstorm blankets US over the weekend 11-01-2011 07:51 AM

    The US is under freezing conditions after an intense snowstorm hit the region. ...
  • Fish to meet Isner in Atlanta final 25-07-2010 10:20 AM

    ...
  • Roddick advances to semis in Atlanta 24-07-2010 02:06 PM

    ...