Ana Santos

Ana Santos is a local content producer at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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5 biggest differences between MLK's two 'I Have a Dream' speeches
 When Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream” speech during the March on Washington in 1963, it wasn’t the first time he used that famous phrase in front of a crowd of people. Eight months before, King spoke at a high school gym in Rocky Mount, N.C., exercising the phrases that would later be immortalized in...

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When Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream” speech during the March on Washington in 1963, it wasn’t the first time he used that famous phrase in front of a crowd of people. Eight months before, King spoke at a high school gym in Rocky Mount, N.C., exercising the phrases that would later be immortalized in...
Everything you need to know about Holiday Nights at Atlanta Botanical Garden
 Looking for a perfect date night for the holidays? Look no further than the Atlanta Botanical Garden in the heart of Midtown Atlanta. The Atlanta Botanical Garden's sixth annual Garden Lights, Holiday Nights, a holiday light show spanning 30 acres, lasts until Jan. 7. So grab your loved ones and explore the garden. Garden Lights,...

5:18 PM Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017

Looking for a perfect date night for the holidays? Look no further than the Atlanta Botanical Garden in the heart of Midtown Atlanta. The Atlanta Botanical Garden's sixth annual Garden Lights, Holiday Nights, a holiday light show spanning 30 acres, lasts until Jan. 7. So grab your loved ones and explore the garden. Garden Lights,...
Winter weather watch, warning and advisory: What's the difference?
 Have you ever wondered how the National Weather Service can tell that a major winter storm is brewing and will affect your area in the coming days or hours? How can meteorologists tell if a storm is intensifying and where it will bring the most snow? It's a highly sophisticated process. It starts with observing the current situation. The...

11:19 PM Friday, Dec. 08, 2017

Have you ever wondered how the National Weather Service can tell that a major winter storm is brewing and will affect your area in the coming days or hours? How can meteorologists tell if a storm is intensifying and where it will bring the most snow? It's a highly sophisticated process. It starts with observing the current situation. The...
How to report a power outage to Georgia Power
 Powerful storms have the capacity to knock out power to  thousands of households in Georgia. Residents can lose electricity in the middle of the night or wake up after an overnight storm to fallen trees in their yard, downed power lines in the streets, delayed school openings and broken traffic lights. If you're without power in the metro...

5:36 PM Friday, Dec. 08, 2017

Powerful storms have the capacity to knock out power to thousands of households in Georgia. Residents can lose electricity in the middle of the night or wake up after an overnight storm to fallen trees in their yard, downed power lines in the streets, delayed school openings and broken traffic lights. If you're without power in the metro...
Winter weather watch, warning and advisory: What’s the difference?
 How are winter storms monitored and forecast? Have you ever wondered how the National Weather Service can tell a major winter storm is brewing and will impact your area in the coming days or hours? How can meteorologists tell if a storm is intensifying and where it will bring the most snow? » Atlanta weather: Forecast, news and...

3:02 PM Thursday, Dec. 07, 2017

How are winter storms monitored and forecast? Have you ever wondered how the National Weather Service can tell a major winter storm is brewing and will impact your area in the coming days or hours? How can meteorologists tell if a storm is intensifying and where it will bring the most snow? » Atlanta weather: Forecast, news and...
5 things to do on Thanksgiving in Atlanta
 For many celebrating Thanksgiving, the festivities wouldn't be complete without a roasted turkey on the dinner table surrounded by friends and family. For others, Thanksgiving can be more than just dinner.  Here are five things you can do to add a twist to the classic American holiday: Giving  back to the community is a great way...

7:01 PM Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017

For many celebrating Thanksgiving, the festivities wouldn't be complete without a roasted turkey on the dinner table surrounded by friends and family. For others, Thanksgiving can be more than just dinner.  Here are five things you can do to add a twist to the classic American holiday: Giving  back to the community is a great way...
What Donald Trump said during Atlanta’s NRA convention: ‘No longer will federal agencies be coming after law-abiding gun owners’
 President Donald Trump delivered the keynote address at the National Rifle Association’s convention in Atlanta on Friday, April 28, 2017. Trump, who spoke during the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum in the Georgia World Congress Center, was first sitting president to address the NRA since 1983. Trump made it clear in a stump-style speech...

3:58 PM Monday, Oct. 02, 2017

President Donald Trump delivered the keynote address at the National Rifle Association’s convention in Atlanta on Friday, April 28, 2017. Trump, who spoke during the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum in the Georgia World Congress Center, was first sitting president to address the NRA since 1983. Trump made it clear in a stump-style speech...
Police: Oklahoma teen likely killed in horseback riding accident
 An Oklahoma teen is dead after he left his home on a horse and didn't return, investigators said. Family members said 13-year-old Cash Lawrence, of Sapulpa, Oklahoma, rode off to round up a herd of horses on the family's property on Tuesday. When the horse returned without Lawrence, family members and authorities started to search for him...

2:51 PM Thursday, Jun. 01, 2017

An Oklahoma teen is dead after he left his home on a horse and didn't return, investigators said. Family members said 13-year-old Cash Lawrence, of Sapulpa, Oklahoma, rode off to round up a herd of horses on the family's property on Tuesday. When the horse returned without Lawrence, family members and authorities started to search for him...
Forgotten lottery ticket worth $24 million found days before deadline
 A lottery player’s luck almost ran out this week after a ticket worth more than $24 million was nearly forgotten in their home. An anonymous individual with a Lotto ticket came forward to claim the winnings two days before their ticket was set to expire. News coverage of the unclaimed Lottery prize escalated in the days leading up the...

7:11 PM Thursday, May. 25, 2017

A lottery player’s luck almost ran out this week after a ticket worth more than $24 million was nearly forgotten in their home. An anonymous individual with a Lotto ticket came forward to claim the winnings two days before their ticket was set to expire. News coverage of the unclaimed Lottery prize escalated in the days leading up the...