Georgia Regents researchers investigate ways to help cystic fibrosis patients exercise

...suggesting that indeed oxidative stress is a contributing factor" to blood vessel dysfunction, Harris said.That approach also appeals to him because it is "nontraditional.""Incorporating blood vessels and exercise into (cystic fibrosis) therapies would...

Workers comp for staff kickball injury?

...organized is entitled to workers' compensation, the S.C. Supreme Court has ruled. The justices reversed the Court of Appeals and the state workers' comp panel in its Wednesday decision. During the company-sponsored kickball game in 2007, Stephen...

Big movie weekend at The Big Mo Drive-in

...be laid back and casual. Oh, and I like the boiled peanuts, too."Candie Maddox of Martinez said the nostalgic effect appeals to her and her husband, Charles."I remember going to the drive-ins on Peach Orchard Road and on Olive Road when I was...

Joe Jackson escapes rocky government ship

...33 months in prison and two years of supervised probation, according to federal court records. He appealed, but a federal appeals court affirmed the conviction. He was out of the brokering business from 1995 through 2008.Financial advisors are obligated...

How much should we pay for convicting wrong guy?

...claimed that police or prosecutors were to blame, although the appeals courts are full of such cases. And they didn't complain that they had a bad lawyer, another frequent basis for appeals."It is a prosecutor's worst nightmare to get a notification...

'A naked abuse of power'

...leader, for allegedly conspiring to break election laws, drew a 2010 conviction that was overturned last year when a Texas appeals court ruled evidence in the case was "insufficient" to convict.There's an old saying that a relentless prosecutor could...

Federal appeals court says NY judge went too far in blocking $285M Citigroup settlement

...toxic mortgage securities, a federal appeals court panel said Wednesday.The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan reversed a decision by Judge...In returning the case to Rakoff, the appeals court said he should not infringe on...

Appeals court hears Ga. pothole case

...SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- The Georgia Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by an Effingham...their official capacities.The Court of Appeals this week wrote that the granting of the...win as a matter of law.In the Court of Appeals ruling, the courts states that the deputy...

Union's collusion case against NFL owners kept alive by appeals court

...cap in 2010 was kept alive by a federal appeals court Friday as the sniping between the...lockout.The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis partially reversed a federal...further proceedings. The three-judge appeals court panel that heard oral arguments...

Advocates hope 'Big, Gay' wedding in SC's oldest city appeals to businesses' bottom line

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Gay rights activists hope the buzz surrounding a "Big, Gay 'I Do'" wedding celebration in Charleston will show how much money South Carolina's businesses are losing to the state's ban on same-sex marriage.