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Amazon to buy video game streaming service Twitch for $970 million

...month," said Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in a statement.The deal is the latest example of Amazon expanding into new commercial arenas. It introduced its own smartphone, the Fire, this month. Earlier this summer, it added same-day delivery, a set-top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/amazon-buy-video-game-stre
Atlanta Falcons haven't filled all their starting spots

...agent.Smith said all three candidates at the nickel back spot used on passing downs will play. Josh Wilson is No. 1 on the team's depth chart, followed by Robert McClain and Javier Arenas. Smith said the three might rotate by series.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-26/atlanta-falcons-havent-filled
Jake Owen hit hole-in-one with country music career

...his family calls him by his real name of Joshua Ryan Owen) is headlining concerts in large venues including at James Brown Arena on Saturday, Sept. 6, Jarrod continues to live a quieter life in Vero Beach, Fla., where the brothers grew up.Jarrod...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-27/jake-owen-hit-hole-on
Workers comp for staff kickball injury?

...a transcript that showed employees received no ultimatum to attend. He said he is "concerned with an analytical framework in the workers' compensation recreational or social activity arena that favors supervisors over other employees."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/workers-comp-staff-kickbal
US cruises in final tuneup game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball

...team of United States."There were elaborate pregame and halftime entertainment performances inside a lively Gran Canaria Arena, with enough costumes, dancers and acrobats to fill a circus routine. The game itself wasn't quite as pretty, the frequency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-26/us-cruises-final-tuneup-game-
Kevin Love committed to the Cleveland Cavaliers for the long haul

...considered No. 11, his Olympic number, but that was worn by Zydrunas Ilgauskas and also hangs from the rafters at Quicken Loans Arena. So he went with 0, the number he first wore as a kid in Beaverton, Oregon."I thought this was a chance to start fresh...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-26/kevin-love-committed-clevelan
Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...operation and maintenance of the James Brown Arena and Bell Auditorium, Augusta's premier...facilities it oversees. The hiring of arena management company Global Spectrum in...venues. Opened in 1967, the James Brown Arena seats 8,500 people and was designed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/coliseum-authority
Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...operation and maintenance of the James Brown Arena and Bell Auditorium, Augusta's premier...facilities it oversees. The hiring of arena management company Global Spectrum in...venues. Opened in 1967, the James Brown Arena seats 8,500 people and was designed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government/coliseum-authority
Lady Antebellum | The Augusta Chronicle

...Concert on Oct. 27 to benefit local charities. Lady Antebellum, on tour to promote "Golden," will play at James Brown Arena on April 29. Galleries: Lady Antebellum Grammy-award winning country music trio Lady Antebellum features two members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/lady-antebellum
James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...possession. Local honors to the legendary musician include the renaming of the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center to James Brown Arena in September 2006, the renaming of 9th Street to James Brown Boulevard in 1993, and a life-size statue of the singer installed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/james-brown