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Delta Air Lines has pushed back at Ann Coulter after the conservative commentator berated the Atlanta-based carrier on Twitter over a changed seat assignment.

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Coulter began tweeting about the episode Saturday in which she said the airline gave away an "extra room seat" she reserved before a flight from New York to Florida departed. Coulter had booked an aisle seat, but got a window seat.

 In this Sept. 29, 2014 file photo, Secretary of State Brian Kemp announces a March 6, 2012 date, as Georgia's 2012 presidential primary at a news conference in Atlanta.
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Georgia's top elections official stood out by refusing help from the Department of Homeland Security last August amid national concerns about the integrity of U.S. elections.

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Republican Secretary of State Brian Kemp called it an attempted federal takeover and insisted his office was already protecting Georgia's vote from hackers.

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Friday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott":

'Walking Dead' Stuntman Dies After Injury On Set

Jul 14, 2017
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AMC has temporarily suspended filming of "The Walking Dead," after a stuntman sustained a head injury on set and later died at an Atlanta hospital this week, according to Variety.

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The outlet reports that stuntman John Bernecker fell at least 20 feet onto a concrete floor during production of the eighth season of the series. 


Authorities say the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has agreed to join the probe into a bystander's video of a police officer beating a homeless woman inside an Atlanta area convenience store.

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DeKalb County Police reopened a use of force investigation after local media broadcast video showing the officer striking 38-year-old Katie McCrary at least 10 times.