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Language guide offends college president

...students and staff, particularly a suggestion that using the word "American" is problematic because it fails to recognize South America. The guide was developed two years ago. It attracted little attention until this week, when it was featured the conservative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-29/language-guide-offends-colle
Overtime

...team batting average in 2013 to a .279 in 2015.Disher graduated from South Carolina in 2007.He was a third-team All-America honoree by the NCBWA as a senior. He was twice named to the NCAA all-region squads and was selected to a pair of SEC Tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-29/overtime
Rants & Raves

...credibility. If you haven't walked in my shoes, nor tried to understand my pain navigating this obstacle course called America, you will continue to receive the blowback from blacks. We have come a long way, but there is much to be accomplished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-29/rants-raves
Players shrugging off Trump's planned visit to Women's British Open at Turnberry

...PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, U.S. Golf Association and PGA of America said Trump's comments were "inconsistent with our strong...themselves.Significant fallout has been limited to the PGA of America moving October's Grand Slam of Golf from Trump's golf course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-29/players-shrugging-trumps-pla
Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains

...improvement it said last time ? a hint that the job market is nearing full health.Michael Hanson, an economist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, said the Fed's more upbeat language about the job market suggests that policymakers are nearing the point...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-29/fed-holds-steady-rates-see
Bill Kirby | The Augusta Chronicle

...bad news? Something in the control switch of our clothes dryer melted. Thursday, July 16, 2015 Still rolling across America were Paul and Cherry Perdue, of Evans, wanted to see the Braves play the Red Sox in Boston's Fenway Park. Sunday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/bill-kirby
Paine College | The Augusta Chronicle

...bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree. It was started as a joint effort by the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church in America (now Christian Methodist Episcopal) and Methodist Episcopal Church South (now United Methodist). Silas Norman Jr., a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/education/colleges-and-universities/paine-co
Ford surprises in 2Q with record North American profit

...nearly 1.7 million. Sales were up in North America and Europe but fell in South America, the Middle East and Asia. Revenue fell slightly...dollar, which hurt profits in Europe, South America and elsewhere. That beat analysts' expectations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/ford-surprises-2q-record-n
Volkswagen sold more vehicles than Toyota in first half

...said earlier this month that it sold 5.04 million vehicles during the same period. Sales were robust in Europe and North America but fell in China, usually a strong market for the company. Its first-half sales were 0.5 percent down from the same...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/volkswagen-sold-more-vehic
Let's see more U.S. flags

...many vehicles did the same. Now, it's not easy to find one flag on any given block. As much as we'd like to ignore it, America still is under attack; and the enemy is encouraged by perceived division in our ranks.Now might be the right time to renew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-27/lets-see-more-us-flags