Chatham County Sheriff’s Office mistakenly releases man charged with rape, assaulting child

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 10:44am
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SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Chatham County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating an inmate who was accidentally released from custody Tuesday morning. Read more

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Senate leaders announce 2-year budget deal

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 10:22am
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WASHINGTON — The Senate’s top leaders announced Wednesday they have sealed agreement on a two-year budget pact that would shower both the Pentagon and domestic programs with almost $300 billion above existing limits, giving wins to both GOP defense hawks and Democrats seeking billions for infrastructure projects and combatting opioid abuse.

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Grocery stores no longer part of Georgia Sunday alcohol sales bill

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 9:56am
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ATLANTA — Retail stores are no longer included in a proposal to allow Georgians to purchase alcohol on Sunday mornings.

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Space sports car now flying toward asteroid belt beyond Mars

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 9:46am
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The world’s first space sports car is cruising toward the asteroid belt, well beyond Mars.

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