Transgender Prostitute gang

Transgender prostitute gangs have taken over a midtown Atlanta neighborhood, where they have evolved from soliciting men for sex to dealing drugs on Argonne and 3rd Street.

According to the Midtown Ponce Security Alliance (MPSA), the trans prostitutes have joined forces with drug dealers to supplement their income.

One officer wrote in a report: "In recent weeks drug dealers have been menacing area residents as they deal drugs through the trans prostitutes. More and more dope boys are marauding around among the trans gang."

The trans workers turned to drug dealing after the number of Johns looking for females dropped considerably (the trans prostitutes ran the female prostitutes off).

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Robbery at Buckhead Waffle House

Three male customers of a Buckhead Waffle house were relieved of their iPhones and jewelry worth $40,000 during an armed robbery this morning.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the robbery took place at 6:30 a.m. at the 24-hour Waffle House on Piedmont Road north of Pharr Road, near Lenox Mall.

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Protesters Picket Chuck E Cheese

The NCAAP organized a rally to protest a local restaurant on Saturday after a father claimed his 9-year-old special needs daughter was mistreated by employees there.

About 50 protesters picketed outside the Chuck E. Cheese restaurant located on Cumberland Boulevard in Smyrna. The protesters included parents from a special needs parents group and civil rights activists.

Mark Eschoe said he took his daughter, Marley, to Chuck E. Cheese to attend a children's birthday party back in May. Eschoe said his daughter had just gotten out of the hospital after suffering two strokes caused by brain aneurysms. The strokes left the child with minor brain damage but she can walk with minimal assistance.

“We were there for about 20 minutes when she finally said, ‘Hey Daddy, I have to go to the bathroom,’” Eschoe told Channel 2 Action News.

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Ayvani Perez and Alberto Contreras-Rodriguez

The black community is always wary when people accuse black men of abducting their children. When Ayvani Perez went missing on Tuesday, her Hispanic mother claimed 2 black men barged into her home, demanded cash and jewelry, before snatching the 14-year-old girl. Everyone knows that the easiest way to spark a stampede of media and police to your door is to blame a black man for kidnapping your child.

With 150 law enforcement's boots on the ground -- and the media breathlessly covering their every move -- Perez was found safe and sound in Conyers, a suburb southwest of Atlanta. 2 men are in custody, Wildrego Jackson, 29, and Alberto Contreras-Rodriguez, 40.

The same day she was found, we learned from police that Contreras-Rodriguez and Perez's mother, Maria Corral, know each other.

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Teen refused heart transplant

An Atlanta hospital has reversed its controversial decision to keep a troubled 15-year-old off the heart transplant list after his family took their fight to the media.

Anthony Stokes has only 6 months to live if he doesn’t get a life-saving heart transplant. But doctors at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta informed Anthony's mother that his name would not be added to the transplant list. Anthony's mother, Melencia Hamilton, told CBS Atlanta the hospital believed Anthony would be "non-compliant" with his medications and follow-up treatment.

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Tameka Raymond Talks Custody Issues On GMA

Usher's ex-wife Tameka Raymond appeared as a guest on ABC's "Good Morning America" to discuss her ongoing custody battle for her two sons. Usher and Tameka's 5-year-old son, Usher Raymond V, was released from a children's hospital on Sunday, one week after nearly drowning in a swimming pool accident.

Tameka described the moment she got the call that her son, Usher V, almost drowned. "It was like I relived it. My brain went into all these modes. I'd gotten this call before." Tameka was referring to the death of her 11-year-old son Kile Glover who was declared brain dead after a freak boating accident on Lake Lanier in July 2012. He died 2 weeks later when he was taken off life support.

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Teen refused heart transplant

A 15-year-old Atlanta boy who needs a new heart will not be placed on the transplant list, according to doctors at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta-Scottish Rite.

Anthony Stokes has only 6 months to live if he doesn't get a life-saving heart transplant. Stokes was diagnosed with an enlarged heart last month after he complained of shortness of breath.

But after discussing his case with transplant doctors, Anthony's doctors at Scottish Rite told his mother, Melencia Hamilton (pictured left), that he is not a viable candidate for a transplant because of his past history of "noncompliance".

Anthony's outraged parents and supporters say the hospital is using Anthony's criminal history and poor grades in school as excuses to deny him a chance at life.

"Every day is up and down. He's OK one minute, the next minute he's not," Hamilton, told CBS Atlanta.

"He's been given a death sentence because of a broad and vague excuse of noncompliance. There was nothing specific in that decision. Just noncompliance," said Christine Young Brown with the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.

The doctors decision may seem harsh, but there are so few pediatric hearts available for hundreds if not thousands of transplant candidates across the country that preference is always given to young patients who have a higher chance of achieving a post-transplant success rate.

CBS Atlanta obtained the letter that Hamilton said the hospital gave her.

"The decision was made that Anthony is currently not a transplant candidate due to having a history of non-compliance, which is one of our center’s contraindications to listing for heart transplant," doctors explained in the letter.

"As we discussed today with Anthony’s mother, we will not place Anthony on the heart transplant waiting list at this time due to this decision," the letter continues.

Doctors believe Anthony probably won't follow the very strict post-op medication plan and follow-up treatments to prevent his bodies from rejecting the transplant.

If a teen has a history of gang banging, behavioral problems and/or drug use, it is a no brainer that he will not be considered for a heart transplant.

Tameka Raymond Usher Raymond Judge Goger

This email came from a credible source within the Fulton County courthouse. The email concerns Fulton County Superior Court Judge John Goger who is presiding over Tameka Raymond's emergency hearing to request custody of her 2 sons with Usher Raymond.

Usher and Tameka's 5-year-old son, Usher Raymond V, nearly drowned in his aunt's swimming pool on Monday.

Usher Raymond V, aka Cinco, is still recovering in an Atlanta area hospital. The boy inhaled chlorine water into his lungs and required respiratory support when he first arrived in the ICU.

Yesterday, Tameka tweeted a photo of herself holding Cinco in his hospital room.

In the caption she wrote:

My favorite 5 year old. What a blessing! I have always loved and appreciated my sons but tragedies and close calls make this even more evident. URV had an angel named Kile Ishmael and our Lord and true savior to look after him. Words cannot express the relief and how thankful to God I truly am. Thank you Jehovah God, Jesus and Kile...also The AV worker that saved my son is my Hero!!! Period

Judge Goger is the same judge who returned a girl to her millionaire father after the father was arrested twice for abusing her.

Read the email after the break.

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Usher son nearly drowns

TMZ has obtained a copy of the 911 call placed by Usher's frantic aunt Rena Oden after Usher's 5-year-old son nearly drowned in a swimming pool at a private residence on Howell Mill Road in suburban Fulton County on Monday, Aug. 5.

Usher Raymond V, aka Cinco, was pulled from the pool unconscious after his hand became stuck in a pool drain when he dived in to retrieve a toy. His aunt and a maid tried unsuccessfully to free the boy. Two men working inside the house heard the women's screams and dived into the pool. The men were able to rescue the child.

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The parents of 13-month-old Antonio Santiago, who was shot in his stroller by 2 teens in Brunswick, GA. in March, had gunshot residue on them the day their son was killed. The new details emerged in the state's forensic report obtained by CBS affiliate WTEV. De'Marquise Elkins and Dominique Lang were arrested shortly after the baby was killed.

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