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BofA announces $450,000 in Grant Funding to Jumpstart Atlanta economy & Honor Local Heroes TONIGHT

Atlanta, GA--  As part of an ongoing effort to stimulate economic vitality in Atlanta and in communities across the nation, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation today announced $450,000 in flexible funding and leadership training to local metro Atlanta nonprofits through its Neighborhood Excellence Initiative, bringing the bank’s total commitment in Atlanta through the program to $3.15 million since 2004.

Raw Video: Destruction of Gwinnett Water Tower

The Gwinnett County water tower was taken down this week. Here's live video of the event.

Bishop Eddie Long Accused of Coercion

LITHONIA, GA -- Two men are accusing Bishop Eddie Long of exploiting his role as pastor of an Atlanta-area megachurch to coerce them into sexual relationships.

Maurice Robinson, 20, and Anthony Flagg, 21, had been members of Long's New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia.

They say they were only 17 and 18 when Long abused his spiritual authority to seduce them with cars, money, clothes, jewelry, international trips and access to celebrities.

Each filed a civil lawsuit Tuesday. Their attorney, B.J.