Post-apartheid South Africa still struggling

...Rainbow Nation": ? With a high murder rate and widespread HIV/AIDS (one in five are HIV positive), South Africa has the world's No...before age 16. (Many African men believe sex with a virgin cures AIDS.) ? Roughly half its 49 million people live in poverty...

Federal tax credit to aid new Graniteville recycling plant

Work on Recleim's Graniteville recycling plant is forging ahead after $20 million in federal tax credit financing was secured to finish the project.

Earth to Echo

Opens Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 Synopsis: Three young friends come to the aid of a mysterious visitor from a distant planet in this sci-fi adventure. Shortly after a massive construction project shatters the silence of their serene suburban neighborhood, best friends Tuck, Munch, and Alan notice that their mobile phones are being flooded with a series of enigmatic, encoded messages. Try as the trio might to convince their parents and the local authorities that something is amiss, however, their concerns are dismissed as mere figments of their youthful imaginations. Meanwhile, as they race to find the source of the complex code, the three young friends encounter a desperate extraterrestrial being that requires their help in order to survive on this strange and hostile planet. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

With Congress unable to decide how to pay for transportation aid, highway projects may suffer

...legislation to keep federal transportation aid flowing to states for another four years...trust fund ? the source of much of the aid ? is forecast to essentially run dry sometime...payments to states, which rely on federal aid for most major highway projects. Uncertainty...

Vietnam veteran gets special chair for fishing

...Vietnam for three months and 18 days ? including one fateful day when he was part of the "scramble team" that came to the aid of a convoy under attack.He said he saw the squad leader fall and ran over to him to see if he could help, thinking the soldier...

Help wanted - desperately

...nothing occurred on the massive scale these new countries deserved.After World War II, America headed up the Marshall Plan to aid a reeling Europe into economic recovery. Why wasn't a similar sweeping plan deployed to these new nations when the Soviet...

Heat begin title defense against Bobcats

...just different - so Charlotte will probably have to do some learning on the fly.ODEN'S ROLE: Miami brought Greg Oden in to aid its frontcourt, especially at playoff time. And the 7-foot Oden had a role in this series before it started. Oden has been...

Many upgrades throughout this gorgeous 5 bedroom home! Spectacular... 2024 Sumter Landing Circle Evans GA 30809 5 bedroom 3 baths $325,000

...kitchen with glazed cabinets, stained island and granite countertops, 5-burner Dacor gas cooktop, double wall ovens, Kitchen Aid stainless microwave, tumbled marble backsplash and a 9x11 Breakfast Area. Gleaming oak floors throughout the majority of the...

Perfectly maintained home in growing Grovetown, GA just a short dr... 316 Frick Lane Grovetown GA 30813 4 bedroom 2 baths $159,900

...safe neighborhood location. Open floor plan for easy entertaining offering a spacious kitchen boasting top of the line Kitchen Aid and Maytag SS appliances that include a convection oven and smooth top range. Kitchen features continue with Whirlpool Water...

This vintage two story home is listed in the National Register of ... 506 Augusta Street Ext McCormick SC 29835 5 bedroom 2 baths $229,900

...has been fully restored externally and completely refurbished inside. The appliances are all state-of-the-art Kitchen-aid stainless steel equipment. The kitchen has been modernized with new custom wood cabinetry and granite counter tops. Both bathrooms...