Part 2: CBS Atlanta News reveals hospital bill secrets – WGCL Atlanta

ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) – Insured or not, you could pay the price the next time you check into a hospital. Opening your bill after receiving treatment can be a tough pill to swallow. High hospital bills impact all of us. Even if you have insurance, there’s a good chance you’re going to get socked with […]

US orders new visa reviews for arriving students – MyFox Atlanta

By ALICIA A. CALDWELL Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – The Homeland Security Department ordered border agents “effective immediately” to verify that every international student who arrives in the U.S. has a valid student visa, according to an internal memorandum obtained Friday by The Associated Press. The new procedure is the government’s first security change directly […]

Protesters blame President Obama for flight delays

Upset airline passengers accuse President Barack Obama of “putting politics over passengers” at the nation’s airports. A group of activists gathered at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Thursday to make their feelings known. Critics have blamed thousands of flight delays and cancellations this week on air traffic controller furloughs in response to forced spending cuts, […]

Obama: Boston capture closes chapter in tragedy

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama declared Friday night that the capture of a second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings “closed an important chapter in this tragedy.” But he acknowledged that many unanswered questions remain about the motivations of the two men accused of perpetrating the attacks that unnerved the nation. “The families of […]

Beverly Hall’s attorney to talk with CBS Atlanta News

ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) –An attorney for former Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent Beverly Hall is expected to sit down with CBS Atlanta News Wednesday afternoon. Attorney Richard Dean is expected to tell CBS Atlanta News that his client has nothing to do with the widespread cheating in 2009 on the Criterion-Referenced Competency Test. Hall, along with […]