South Carolina sues US for $100M over failure to remove plutonium

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 11:27am
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COLUMBIA — South Carolina says it’s filed its largest lawsuit ever against the federal government, seeking to force the U.S. Department of Energy to make good on a deal over removing plutonium from the state. Read more

Associated Press Meg Kinnard

Augusta man pleads guilty to school robbery

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 11:26am
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A decision to rob a middle school student cost Guion L. Ingram nearly four years of his life. It won’t, he said Tuesday, happen again.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Bill Heaton, who brought minor league baseball back to Augusta, dies

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:53am
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Bill Heaton, who successfully brought minor league baseball back to Augusta after a 25-year absence, died Monday. He was 85. Read more

Sports Editor Photos John Boyette

Military leaders praise TechNet’s role in improving country’s cyber security efforts

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:03am
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Cyberspace — the military’s newest theater of conflict — demands a new approach to fighting within it. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss

Two taken to hospital after stabbing in Martinez

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 9:51am
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Two men were hospitalized early Tuesday morning after they allegedly stabbed each other at a residence in Martinez.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster