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Toyota to invest $50 million into artificial intelligence research

...Instead, the company is focusing its efforts on developing technology that can turn a car into the equivalent of an intelligent assistant that recognizes when it should take over the steering when a driver is distracted, or automatically play a favorite song...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-04/toyota-invest-50-million-a
Richmond County teens suspected of home invasion granted bond

...watching television on the second floor of his home when he heard loud banging from the back door area of the first floor, Assistant District Attorney Leah Chalkley said. When he went to investigate, a young man he identified as Troy Jones kicked open the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-04/richmond-county-teens-
South Carolina Gamecocks fend off North Carolina Tar Heels in season opener

...defense squandered three double-digit leads late in games in 2014, and that prompted Spurrier to bring in his former Florida assistant Jon Hoke to serve as co-defensive coordinator with Lorenzo Ward. Hoke's experience as a secondary coach in the NFL paid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-09-03/south-carolina-gamecocks-
American Pharoah will run in the Breeders' Cup Classic in October

...and he deserves the chance to be in the sport's premier year-end event."Zayat says after conferring with Baffert, assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes, jockey Victor Espinoza and his son and racing manager, Justin Zayat, that American Pharoah came out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-09-03/american-pharoah-will-run-breeder
State education department distributes books to promote literacy

...get more Georgians literate, and this program gives us additional resources to make that goal happen."Columbia County Assistant Superintendent Michele Sherman said Columbia County's 17 elementary schools have received shipments of books, but that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-09-03/state-education-departmen
Augusta homicide suspect's bond revoked

...Drive. Williams and Burns were arrested the next day after an officer pulled their vehicle over in the same neighborhood, Assistant District Attorney Garon Muller said Wednesday.The officer reported seeing Williams hide something next to his seat and when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-02/augusta-homicide-suspe
Passive voice

...Grades will be docked for sexist language in assignments," she promises.At Washington State University, graduate teaching assistant Selena Lester Breikss' Women & Popular Culture students are warned that "racist, sexist, homophobic, transphobic, xenophobic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-03/passive-voice
USC Aiken's new basketball coach Mark Vanderslice has high hopes

...10-year-old daughter.Vanderslice is a Salisbury, N.C., native who graduated from UNC Asheville. He later worked as an assistant basketball coach on the NCAA Division I level at UNC Asheville, Toledo and Furman.He takes over for Alexander, who departed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-09-02/usc-aikes-new-basket
Bill Haas must move up to make the Presidents Cup team

...pick.That includes the captain's son.Jay Haas was an assistant captain in 2011 when his son was picked. Then again, Bill...played a practice round Wednesday with Davis Love III, an assistant captain for the Presidents Cup.Koepka has never been on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-09-02/bill-haas-must-move-make-pre
Savannah River Site contractor agrees to federal settlement

...were transferred."Those who expect to do business with the government must do so fairly and honestly," Prin cipal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Ben jamin C. Mizer, the head of the Justice De part ment's Civil Division, said in a news release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-02/savannah-river-site-cont