The WSB-TV/Channel 2 Action News app brings you breaking news and constantly updated major news stories for metro Atlanta and north Georgia. The app also features local weather, traffic, sports and more.

The app has been slightly redesigned with several advancements in video.

You'll find two channels of live streaming video so you can watch our newscasts and/or breaking news coverage as it happens.

Download and get alerted to breaking news from Channel 2 Action News - including traffic and severe weather alerts.

The app includes an interactive radar so you can track storms down to your street. The forecasts are prepared by Severe Weather Team 2 and you can watch the latest forecast updated multiple times per day.

We strive to provide you with the best in local news and info, so check out our app and watch for updates as we make it even better.

Please note: This app features Nielsen’s proprietary measurement software which will allow you to contribute to market research, like Nielsen’s TV Ratings. Please see for more information.

What’s New

Version 6.7.0

Thanks for all the great feedback!

We're working hard to make your experience better with each update. This release includes performance improvements and updated interface with quick access to the videos page.

Ratings and Reviews

2.9 out of 5
137 Ratings

137 Ratings


Bad formatting of some stories

Some of the stories do not format properly for my iPhone screen. About 1/3 of the text is not visible on the left edge. Don’t remember having that problem in the past. Maybe a bad update?

Monique Latasha ,

Awful Ads

I’m actually grateful for whatever issue they’re experiencing with the ads right now (no longer player in between breaks, just says “pardon the interruption, we’ll be right back”) because they’re so ridiculously repetitive. The same 4 real estate, auto sale, legal aid, and Grady/credit union bank commercial plays over and over again. It’s very annoying. Other than that, the actual live news streams okay. Ads are out of control and all over the place. I get it’s a free app, but come on. I’d much rather watch it on TV due the poor construction of the app.

me98876 ,

Too buggy

Several issues I've noticed.

There are far too many notifications. So many that I've simple turned them all off.

Second issue I've noticed is that you can't email issues to them from the app unless you use Apple mail. For those of us that use another email client, the app just errors and tells us to setup at least one email address. Be smart enough to launch other email apps, or simply put the message form within the app itself, bypassing our local mail client entirely.


Cox Media Group, Inc
93.4 MB

Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.


English, Spanish

Age Rating


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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