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...By Sean Gruber By Walter C. Jones Tuesday, July 22, 2014 ATLANTA ? Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in...

Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Regardless of whether he wins his race for Congress this fall, Augusta businessman and Republican Rick W. Allen is on the brink of joining an exclusive club in Georgia politics ? candidates willing to spend...

Across South Carolina

...Former state Rep. Thad Viers was indicted Thursday on 14 federal charges for his alleged role in hiding the assets of a businessman who defaulted on a multimillion paving contract for Interstate 95 in South Carolina, according to court records.The 36-year-old...

Poultry operation eyes Aiken County

...17th in the nation for egg production.Despite such growth, poultry farms also raise local objections.In March 2013 a businessman proposing an eight-barn poultry farm 60 miles north of downtown Aiken, prevailed against a community challenge. The S...

Answer the atrocities

...starvation and exposure."The world hasn't seen this kind of atrocity in generations," Mark Arabo, a Chaldean-American businessman told CNN. "They are literally enjoying the act of killing and the fear and suffering experienced by others. This sadism...

Fifty Shades of Grey

Opens Friday, Feb 13, 2015 Synopsis: E.L. James' kinky best-seller gets the big screen treatment with this Universal Pictures/Focus Features co-production. The steamy tale details a masochistic relationship between a college student and a businessman, whose desires for extreme intimacy pen from secrets in his past. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson, Luke Grimes, Jennifer Ehle, Marcia Gay Harden, Max Martini, Eloise Mumford, Dylan Neal, Rita Ora, Victor Rasuk, Callum Keith Rennie Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Kingston, Perdue offer few details on budget fixes

ATLANTA - Neither Rep. Jack Kingston nor businessman David Perdue has detailed a clear course for changing the...Affordable Care Act. But, as Kingston notes, Perdue did as a businessman call for expanding insurance access with "a solution at...

Election Updates

-- 5 a.m. Now it's Perdue vs. NunnATLANTA - Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall...

Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

ATLANTA - Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting...

Poll: Kingston edging ahead of Perdue

U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston's one-point lead one week ago over businessman David Perdue has stretched to five points in the Republican Senate runoff, poll results showed Thursday.The InsiderAdvantage...