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Giant snails alarm government

...other foreign countries, so people may not be aware of the U.S. ban. The snails seized by the USDA this summer came from Britain, the department said.Dr. Jim Young, an entomologist at USDA who identifies snails and other species intercepted in international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-29/giant-snails-alarm-governmen
Ironman 70.3 | The Augusta Chronicle

...Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 2010 ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta 2009 ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta Ironman 70.3 Great Britain's Tim Don staked an early lead and rode it to a win in the intermedix Ironman 70.3 Au gusta competition Sunday. Paul...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/sports/esi-ironman-703
Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

...Anglophile who, at first, opposed the war. He recognized that our language, of course, and a lot of our laws came from Great Britain. And even though he wrote "the land of the free," he was a slaveholder. He opposed slavery but was concerned about how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-23/fort-mchenry-mark-bicent
'A martyr for freedom'

...terrorist enterprise that has decided to enslave, annihilate, destroy," French President Francois Hollande said Thursday.Britain has ordered Royal Air Force reconnaissance patrols in Iraq and has indicated willingness to arm Kurdish troops fighting the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-22/martyr-freedom
Minnesota Twins top prospect Byron Buxton suffers concussion in scary collision

...Wednesday night.Buxton collided with New Britain teammate Mike Kvasnicka while diving for...Double-A debut, and a strong showing at New Britain to end the season could have placed him...the field before the season ends. New Britain has two weeks left on its schedule. SMALLER...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-16/minnesota-twins-top-pros
People with autism find purpose, income and joy by starting their own small businesses

...Ariz., home, where he spends hours each day filling orders. He generates $1,200 monthly. He named the business for Britain's King George VI, whose struggles to speak were the subject of the film The King's Speech.Cottle is one of a few known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-14/people-autism-find-purpose
The Boar's Head is spectacular

Instead of flying to Britain for the fabulous bangers and mash, order it locally at The Boar's Head Public House. This authentic British pub has all the...

http://augusta.com/eat/boars-head-spectacular
Rory McIlroy wins WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and gets back to No. 1

AKRON, Ohio - From links of Britain to the parkland of America, Rory McIlroy is on top of the world again.In his first start since a wire-to-wire win at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-03/rory-mcilroy-wins-wgc-bridge
Where Travel: Going beyond London

...private property for six of England's medieval queens, and a palace used by Henry VIII and his first wife. Now, as one of Britain's most visited historic sites, you can enter the State Rooms and see original Tudor and Medieval artifacts. The grounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-07-26/where-travel-going-beyon
Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone pays $100 million fine to end bribery case

...probably have been acquitted had the trial continued."Anyway, it's done and finished, so it's all right," he told Britain's Press Association. "I'm contented. It's all fine. This now allows me to do what I do best, which is running F1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-05/formula-one-boss-ber