Biz Bits

Fiat Chrysler, UAW reach tentative dealDETROIT - Fiat Chrysler has avoided an expensive strike at its U.S. plants after reaching a tentative labor agreement with the United Auto Workers union.UAW announced the agreement...

Cardinals' Yadier Molina to play with splint on his thumb

...scheduled to drop the ceremonial first puck at the St. Louis Blues opener against the...Matt Carpenter said. "He's really good at what he does."Ace Adam Wainwright, who...days.Molina was injured on a tag play at Chicago on Sept. 20. He has been working...

U.S. leads Presidents Cup after Day 1 over the Internationals

...wasn't an hour old when Nick Price looked at the scoreboard and had that sinking feeling...Lee birdied five of the first eight holes at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club, and added...after the first day of the British Masters at Woburn.Fitzpatrick made six birdies and...

Loss of Georgia in name worries Augusta University dental school

...schools in all of the neighboring states are at universities that bear the state's name...instance, the state dental schools are at the University of Buffalo and Stony Brook...There are other Augustas, however."But at least one marketing survey taken before...

Forecasts call for warm, sunny weather

...CSRA Parkinson Walk, called "Moving Day," which will be Saturday at the Wilson Family Y track, 3570 Wheeler Road. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m.Saturday night will feature the annual Harrisburg-Frog Hollow...

Michaux: Ailing Burger hasn't lost sense of humor

...Operation Football media tour that whistle-stopped preseason camps at every league school. I was in my second year as a professional...Allendale, S.C., Burger graduated dead last in his class at the University of Georgia, has been married five times, is a...

Rants & Raves

...mistake by paying to correct that error? PLEASE REPLACE THE sign at Shiloh Comprehensive Community Center. This sign was paid for...tied to the minimum wage. The contract's wage is often set at three or four times the minimum wage. So, when the wage goes...

Warren County man guilty of killing wife, gets life without parole

...South of The Gnat Line, was known for her writings about everyday life in the rural South, Southern travel and her adventures at attempting a sort of farm life in rural Warren County.Authorities were originally called to the Jacobs' home to investigate...

Woman pretends to clean Augusta church, steals wallet

...Chapel Road, on Sept. 27 when she went into the pastor's office and took a wallet, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report. Anyone with information can contact the sheriff's office at (706) 821-1020 or 821-1080.

Savannah River Nature Center project on track

...government standards only allow 0.32 micrograms of mercury to be present in every kilogram of soil at the property the city leased to Bonitatibus' organization at $1 a year for 99 years.The EPA found all five composite surface soil samples taken from...