Trump fires FBI Director Comey

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 5:47pm
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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday, ousting the nation’s top law enforcement official in the midst of an investigation into whether Trump’s campaign had ties to Russia’s election meddling.

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Military communities talk collaboration, security with Sen. Perdue

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 5:35pm
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Focusing on collaboration to bolster national security, Republican U.S. Sen. David Perdue, of Georgia, met with leaders from communities with military bases around the state this week. Read more

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No immediate plans for lighting on Mike Padgett Highway

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 4:31pm
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The Georgia Department of Transportation said it has “no immediate plans” to add lighting to Mike Padgett Highway in the aftermath of two pedestrians killed on the roadway last weekend. Read more

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Olympic athlete visits Craig-Houghton Elementary

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 3:22pm
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Not far from the playground at Craig-Houghton Elementary School sits a garden filled with kale, lettuce and collards. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Convicted child molester returned to prison for violating probation

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 1:53pm
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A man who served 10 years in prison for child molestation is headed back to prison for violating his probation. Read more

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Aiken man charged in sexual assault of minor

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 1:18pm
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Aiken police have charged a man in the sexual assault of a minor. Read more

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Deputy attacked by fox expected to miss 10 days

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 12:30pm
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A Burke County Sheriff’s Office deputy will be out of work for about 10 days after being attacked by a fox. Read more

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Woman arrested on extortion charges

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:37am
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A woman accused of extorting money from soldiers was arrested Monday in Aiken County.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Thieves steal lottery tickets from car

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 9:38am
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An Augusta man says thieves broke into his vehicle Monday morning and stole lottery tickets. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Armed robbers take Applebee’s cash

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 9:30am
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An Augusta restaurant was robbed at gunpoint Sunday.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Thieves sought in Columbia County

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 05/09/2017 - 9:11am
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Three thieves are being sought after stealing a wallet from a customer at a Columbia County restaurant. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman