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11 Things You Need to Know for Monday, July 22

ATLANTA -- As you begin a new week, check out our list of 11 things you need to know in news on Monday, July 22. Start your week informed on what's making local and national headlines. 

1. Royal baby on the way

Palace officials say Prince William's wife, Kate, has been admitted to the hospital in the early stages of labor.

2. Taxi drives into Starbucks

A taxi driver apparently had a seizure and drove a cab into an Atlanta Starbucks Monday morning.

3. Delta employees save colleague from heart attack 

David Morrison, 50, had to rely on his colleagues at Delta Air Lines to help him piece together what happened the day he suffered a heart attack.

4. One Tank Trips: Callaway Gardens, plus a special offer

Karyn Greer took a One Tank Trip to Callaway Gardens, located roughly an hour southwest of Atlanta.

5. Metro Atlanta weather damage

The storms that swept through metro Atlanta overnight caused damage, including downed trees and power outages, in several areas.

6. Texas roller coaster waits for inspection

The Texas Giant roller coaster can't re-open until it gets a new safety inspection report following the death Friday evening of a woman riding the tallest steel-hybrid coaster in the world at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington.

7. Lee May begins first week in DeKalb

On Monday, Lee May kicks off his first full week as interim CEO of DeKalb County.

8. Pump prices jump 12 cents

American motorists are bracing for further increases in gas pump prices this summer after average national prices rose 12 cents in the past week alone.

9. Ex-Auburn hoops player drowns 

Authorities say former Auburn basketball player and Manchester, Ga. native Korvotney Barber has died from an apparent drowning.

10. Weather for Monday

On our weather page, find out what the forecast says for Monday, get an hour-by-hour look, use our the Atlanta interactive radar and more. 

11. Monday events

Looking to start your week off the fun way? Here are some things to do in and around Atlanta.