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Orionid Meteor Shower 2018: 7 stunning photos of nature's light show

The Orionid meteor shower, which occurs from Oct. 2 to Nov. 7 every year thanks to debris from Halley's Comet, peaked this weekend, offering stunning light displays in the night sky.

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Social media lit up with images of the celestial phenomenon. Here are some of our favorites:

1. Glacier National Park, Montana

Photo by John Ashley Fine Art Photography, Facebook

2. Standen, East Grinstead, England

Photo by @simon_halstead, Twitter

3. Japan

Photo by Kouji Ohnishi, Facebook

4. Normanton, England

Photo by @Michiko_Smith, Twitter

5. Iceland

Photo by @clukinmarvelous, Instagram

6. Long Island, New York

Photo by @GSBImagesMBusch, Twitter

7. Canyonlands National Park, Utah

Photo by @charnick_wx, Twitter

Not everyone is happy with plans to widen a major North Fulton County road

Transportation officials say reversible lanes on a north Fulton County road are leading to dozens of major crashes. 

The lanes on South Atlanta Street in Roswell change directions in the morning and afternoon.

The confusion has led to wrecks, and many neighbors want it fixed.

"We have over 200 accidents a year," said Rob Dell-Ross, with the City of Roswell Transportation Department.

The City of Roswell has a plan to fix the situation, but not everyone is happy with the solution.

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The city plans to widen the road to two lanes in both directions with connecting sidewalks and roundabouts.

A church along the road says the plan will cause it to lose critically important access to the front of the church and parking areas that are used during regular services as well as marriages and funerals.

The city says it will do its best to lessen the impact on dozens of affected properties.

“It is through the heart of city's historic district. It's extremely difficult and the reason why we've been working on it for 9 years,” Dell-Ross said.

The Georgia Department of Transportation has set aside $11 million for the right of way acquisition. Once that's done, the project will begin and take several years to complete.

Not everyone is happy with plans to widen a major North Fulton County road

Transportation officials say reversible lanes on a north Fulton County road are leading to dozens of major crashes. 

The lanes on South Atlanta Street in Roswell change directions in the morning and afternoon.

The confusion has led to wrecks, and many neighbors want it fixed.

"We have over 200 accidents a year," said Rob Dell-Ross, with the City of Roswell Transportation Department.

The City of Roswell has a plan to fix the situation, but not everyone is happy with the solution.

TRENDING STORIES:

Waffle House employee shot in attempted robbery Hurricane Michael exposes 120-year-old shipwrecks off Florida coast Dangerous suspect on the run after officer's shooting death; $5,000 reward offered

The city plans to widen the road to two lanes in both directions with connecting sidewalks and roundabouts.

A church along the road says the plan will cause it to lose critically important access to the front of the church and parking areas that are used during regular services as well as marriages and funerals.

The city says it will do its best to lessen the impact on dozens of affected properties.

“It is through the heart of city's historic district. It's extremely difficult and the reason why we've been working on it for 9 years,” Dell-Ross said.

The Georgia Department of Transportation has set aside $11 million for the right of way acquisition. Once that's done, the project will begin and take several years to complete.

Waffle House employee shot in attempted robbery

Police are investigating a shooting at a Waffle House in DeKalb County.

We're working to learn the condition of the employee for updates on Channel 2 Action News at Noon.

Police said it happened at the Waffle House on Columbia Drive early Monday morning.

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Channel 2's Audrey Washington spoke to a store manager, who said the shooter tried to rob them before shooting an employee.

BREAKING NEWS: DeKalb County police are investigating a shooting at a local Waffle House. The exclusive details, i just learned next. @wsbtv pic.twitter.com/KXFncNTJS6 — Audrey Washington (@AudreyWSBTV) October 22, 2018 NEW DETAILS: Waffle House management tells me, an employee was shot during a robbery, this morning. The employee was rushed to a nearby hospital. Still working to get an update on the employee's condition.@wsbtv #DeKalb pic.twitter.com/DSCQIsYoVA — Audrey Washington (@AudreyWSBTV) October 22, 2018

One of the workers told Washington a man walked inside and demanded cash.

There was some sort of altercation and that robber shot the employee who works the grill.

Were still working to get an update on that employee’s condition.

We know he was rushed to a nearby hospital.  

Waffle House employee shot in attempted robbery

Police are investigating a shooting at a Waffle House in DeKalb County.

We're working to learn the condition of the employee for updates on Channel 2 Action News at Noon.

Police said it happened at the Waffle House on Columbia Drive early Monday morning.

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Channel 2's Audrey Washington spoke to a store manager, who said the shooter tried to rob them before shooting an employee.

BREAKING NEWS: DeKalb County police are investigating a shooting at a local Waffle House. The exclusive details, i just learned next. @wsbtv pic.twitter.com/KXFncNTJS6 — Audrey Washington (@AudreyWSBTV) October 22, 2018 NEW DETAILS: Waffle House management tells me, an employee was shot during a robbery, this morning. The employee was rushed to a nearby hospital. Still working to get an update on the employee's condition.@wsbtv #DeKalb pic.twitter.com/DSCQIsYoVA — Audrey Washington (@AudreyWSBTV) October 22, 2018

One of the workers told Washington a man walked inside and demanded cash.

There was some sort of altercation and that robber shot the employee who works the grill.

Were still working to get an update on that employee’s condition.

We know he was rushed to a nearby hospital.  

Clark Atlanta U president resigning; search begins

ATLANTA (AP) - The president of Clark Atlanta University is resigning after three years in the position. The university says it is immediately beginning a national search for its fifth president.

Ronald A. Johnson has been president since July 2015.

A university news release says Chief Operating Officer Lucille Maug will be acting president after Johnson leaves Dec. 7.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution quotes a letter from Johnson as saying he's leaving for personal reasons.

Gregory Morrison is chair of the university's Board of Trustees. He says Johnson has made many contributions, which include improving the academic quality of admitted students and developing a new strategic plan.

Johnson came to Clark Atlanta from Texas Southern University, where he was dean of the business school.

Georgia college student shot during attempted carjacking

ATLANTA (AP) - Police say a college student in Atlanta was shot in the chest and legs during an attempted carjacking at a gas station.

News outlets report Atlanta police say the Morehouse College student was shot Sunday afternoon. Police say witnesses report seeing the student confront someone who was attempting to steal his parked car.

Police say witnesses told officers that's when shots were fired from a nearby sedan, hitting the student in the chest and legs. The wounded man was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police say the suspects fled, and an investigation is ongoing.

Dangerous suspect on the run after officer's shooting death; $5,000 reward offered

Police are still searching for one suspect after a Gwinnett officer was killed in the line of duty Saturday.

A manhunt is underway for 18-year-old Tafahree Maynard, who police said "should be considered armed and dangerous." Investigators said Maynard fired the shots that killed Officer Antwan Toney.

Details of the manhunt in a live report on Channel 2 Action News This Morning. 

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U.S. Marshals arrested the second suspect, 19-year-old Isaiah Pretlow, Saturday night and charged him with aggravated assault. He is being held without bond and will appear in court Monday at 1:30 p.m.

Gwinnett County police said they detained three people for questioning Sunday after the SWAT team searched a house across the street from the deadly shooting.

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Officers went into the Snellville home Sunday evening, hoping to catch Maynard, but he was not there. “We had some pretty credible information that led us to believe that Maynard may have been in a house over on Crumps Landing Road,” Gwinnett County Sgt. Jake Smith said in a news conference.

Officer Toney is the fifth Gwinnett County police officer killed in the line of duty and the first since 1993.

The 30-year-old officer was just days from celebrating his third anniversary with the department on Oct. 26.

Toney's family is now planning his funeral for Wednesday. They're preparing to fly to Georgia from Southern California.

Dozens stopped by the Gwinnett County Police Headquarters Sunday to pay their respects to the fallen officer.

“He risked his life, taking this job and becoming a Gwinnett police officer, and I think it’s just so amazing. He was just a hero, a hero," Christiana Woodruff said.

Channel 2 Action News started following the officer-involved shooting from the moment it broke around 3 p.m. Saturday.

Toney was shot while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near Shiloh Middle School in unincorporated Snellville.

Smith said someone reported the vehicle and that the people inside may have been smoking marijuana. 

Toney and another officer approached the vehicle and that's when someone started shooting from inside the car.

"Before they could even get to the vehicle, shots rang out," Smith said.

Police said they have identified all four people inside of the car, but are not sharing any names.

Smith said it is a 50/50 chance whether Maynard is hiding out locally.

“He very well could have fled anywhere, and so we’ll rely on the news and social media to push his information out there and hopefully catch him,” Smith said. “But for now, we’re going to keep working the case.”

Police said CrimeStoppers tipsters can receive up to $5,000 for information leading to Maynard’s arrest.

Dangerous suspect on the run after officer's shooting death; $5,000 reward offered

Police are still searching for one suspect after a Gwinnett officer was killed in the line of duty Saturday.

A manhunt is underway for 18-year-old Tafahree Maynard, who police said "should be considered armed and dangerous." Investigators said Maynard fired the shots that killed Officer Antwan Toney.

Details of the manhunt in a live report on Channel 2 Action News This Morning. 

[RELATED: 'A lot of heart:' Here's what we know about fallen officer Antwan Toney]

U.S. Marshals arrested the second suspect, 19-year-old Isaiah Pretlow, Saturday night and charged him with aggravated assault. He is being held without bond and will appear in court Monday at 1:30 p.m.

Gwinnett County police said they detained three people for questioning Sunday after the SWAT team searched a house across the street from the deadly shooting.

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Officers went into the Snellville home Sunday evening, hoping to catch Maynard, but he was not there. “We had some pretty credible information that led us to believe that Maynard may have been in a house over on Crumps Landing Road,” Gwinnett County Sgt. Jake Smith said in a news conference.

Officer Toney is the fifth Gwinnett County police officer killed in the line of duty and the first since 1993.

The 30-year-old officer was just days from celebrating his third anniversary with the department on Oct. 26.

Toney's family is now planning his funeral for Wednesday. They're preparing to fly to Georgia from Southern California.

Dozens stopped by the Gwinnett County Police Headquarters Sunday to pay their respects to the fallen officer.

“He risked his life, taking this job and becoming a Gwinnett police officer, and I think it’s just so amazing. He was just a hero, a hero," Christiana Woodruff said.

Channel 2 Action News started following the officer-involved shooting from the moment it broke around 3 p.m. Saturday.

Toney was shot while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near Shiloh Middle School in unincorporated Snellville.

Smith said someone reported the vehicle and that the people inside may have been smoking marijuana. 

Toney and another officer approached the vehicle and that's when someone started shooting from inside the car.

"Before they could even get to the vehicle, shots rang out," Smith said.

Police said they have identified all four people inside of the car, but are not sharing any names.

Smith said it is a 50/50 chance whether Maynard is hiding out locally.

“He very well could have fled anywhere, and so we’ll rely on the news and social media to push his information out there and hopefully catch him,” Smith said. “But for now, we’re going to keep working the case.”

Police said CrimeStoppers tipsters can receive up to $5,000 for information leading to Maynard’s arrest.

Grab your jacket! Frost advisory in effect across north Georgia

A frost advisory is in effect until 8 a.m. Monday morning for all of north Georgia as temperatures dip into the 30s in some areas.

Three counties in far northeast Georgia are under a freeze warning with the low expected near freezing.

Temperatures start out in the 30s and low 40s Monday, but will warm to near 70.

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Tuesday and Wednesday will follow a similar pattern with highs in the low 70s. It won't get quite as cold in the mornings with lows just below 50.

Rain chances increase later in the week, bringing cooler temperatures. 

Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Karen Minton is updating the hour-by-hour forecast for Monday, as well as tracking the rain and cold heading our way later this week, on Channel 2 Action News This Morning.

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