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Closer Look Podcast

This is a newsmagazine featuring the key stories of the day that are relevant to you.  It’s a community forum for and about metro Atlanta.  Host Rose Scott knows the ins and outs of covering news important around Atlanta.

She’ll lead discussions on the issues that impact where we live.  WABE’s news team is going into metro Atlanta neighborhoods to provide context, storytelling and a sense of place.  You’ll hear not only from the biggest newsmakers, but also from folks who don’t often get a voice.  

A Closer Look features a mix of local national and international stories and interviews.  It’s an interactive space to share ideas and dig deeper into issues.  It’s not just about Atlanta; it’s a program for Atlanta.  

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This is a special edition of "Closer Look" devoted to World AIDS Day.

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Closer Look: 'Study Quran'; Voter Data Breach; And More

Nov 20, 2015
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Closer Look: ISIS Threats; Mustache Fundraiser; And More

Nov 17, 2015
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Closer Look: City Cycling; Sinking Houseboats; And More

Nov 12, 2015
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Closer Look: Veterans Day; Civil Grand Juries; And More

Nov 11, 2015
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