First Apple store union vote set to start June 2 in Atlanta

An employee arranges Apple iPhones as a customer shop at the Apple Store on 5th Avenue shortly after new products went on sale in Manhattan, in New York City, March 18, 2022. Mike Segar | Reuters Apple store employees in Atlanta will vote to potentially form the first unionized Apple retail location starting on June … Read more

Georgia grand jury probing Trump over election meddling set to begin

US President Donald Trump attends a campaign rally for Republican US senators David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler, ahead of their January runoff elections to determine control of the US Senate, in Valdosta, Georgia, US, December 5, 2020. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters The special grand jury that will help investigate former President Donald Trump for possibly … Read more

Atlanta Apple store is the first to file for union election

An employee arranges Apple iPhones as a customer shop at the Apple Store on 5th Avenue shortly after new products went on sale in Manhattan, in New York City, March 18, 2022. Mike Segar | Reuters An Apple retail store in the Cumberland Mall in Atlanta, Georgia, has filed for a union election, the Communication … Read more

Cam Newton backs new Overtime league for high school football players

In this handout image provided by SportsPro, Dan Porter, Overtime speaks during the SportsPro OTT Summit USA 2020 at Turner Studios on February 19, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia. John Nowak | SportsPro | Getty Images Media company Overtime is starting another amateur sports league, this time for high school football players. The Brooklyn, New York-based … Read more

Atlanta is a growing hub for top tech companies like Apple and Microsoft to find Black talent

Large technology companies are opening offices in Atlanta in hopes of leveraging the technology talent in the city, especially the black talent. Silicon Valley-based Apple and Google parent Alphabet as well as Redmond, Washington-based Microsoft have all established themselves in Atlanta in recent years. With headquarters near San Francisco, payment giant Visa will also open … Read more

Atlanta DA Fani Willis asks FBI for security help after Trump calls for protest

Fulton County Georgia District Attorney Fani Willis photographed in his office on January 4, 2022. Ben Gray | AP Atlanta’s top prosecutor asked the FBI to conduct a security assessment and provide protection to a courthouse and government center a day after former President Donald Trump urged supporters to hold “the biggest protests we’ve ever … Read more