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First Slice 12/20/16: Only half of streetcar riders pay $1 fare

Plus, Briarcliff Mansion to be restored

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>> When was the last time you paid to ride the Atlanta Streetcar? OK, be honest, when was the last time you rode the Atlanta Streetcar?

>> Emory University and a private developer will partner to restore the beautiful but crumbling former mansion of a Coca-Cola heir.  

>> The failed actor who's accused of killing a Smyrna woman and three homeless men will get more time to consider a plea deal. 

>> Here's a person we love singing a bad song for a good cause.

>> Can Peachtree Road in South Buckhead actually become walkable

>> If someone approaches you with plans to create a "death ray" superweapon, call law enforcement. 

>> Who's behind a nonprofit that is auctioning off inauguration weekend meet-and-greets with Pres.-elect Donald Trump? According to Public Integrity, the group's leadership includes his sons.

>> “The event was routine enough — the opening of an exhibit of photographs of Russia — and when a man on stage pulled out a gun I thought it was a theatrical flourish.”



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