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Atlanta, GA – This Sunday the 51st Grammy Awards will take place in Los Angeles. And 30 artists, musicians and producers with Georgia ties could be winners. Some critics say the more than 1-hunded categories is a bit much--- But the AJC's Arts and Entertainment writer Sonia Murray tells Rose Scott that's a sign of music diversity:

Atlanta, GA – Filmmaker and Atlanta resident Tyler Perry is back at the box office. The Family That Preys is his sixth movie and it opens this weekend. WABE's Rose Scott talked to Perry about his latest venture and why he loves Atlanta.

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Atlanta, GA – If you've ever traveled across time zones, you're probably familiar with jet lag, imagine how you'd feel traveling in space,or even to Mars.

In the last part of her sleep series, Susan Mittleman reports on how sleep researchers are working to prepare astronauts for the planned Mission to Mars.

Atlanta – As baby-boomers reach retirement age they may not only have more time on their hands, they may also have more sleepless nights.

The reality is that sleep problems are a natural part of the aging process.

WABE's series on sleep was made possible by funding from the Morehouse School of Medicine and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Cooperative Agreement NC-58 with the National Space Biomedical Research Institute.