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Rants & Raves

...of our hard earned tax money to address the fiasco he created at the border by allowing all of those children from Central America to gain access to the US. The time has come to say no to spending our money on those who enter this country illegally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/rants-raves
Leadership, in a rudderless world

...we're seeing slaughter in Syria and Ukraine, war between Israel and Hamas, dangerous mass migration by minors in Central America and more.While some here are embarrassed by American exceptionalism ? the divinely inspired system of self-governance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-19/leadership-ruderless-
Rants & Raves

...if he had sent the 800-plus special forces down to protect the border from the influx of all those children from Central America rather than send those forces to Iraq. The Obama administration is just sitting idly by allowing all of this to happen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-16/rants-raves
David Perdue campaign swings through Evans

...to solve the country's immigration problems.He said reports of a surge in unaccompanied immigrant children from Central America crossing into the country is indicative of the broken system."What's happening out in Arizona is a tragedy, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-07
Don't spend on illegals

...at least $2 billion to send 55,000 alien children in the United States illegally back to their home countries in Central America. That's a cost of $36,364 per child. I have a better idea. Take less than $2 million, fuel U.S. troop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-06/dont-spend-illegals
Manmade disaster

...with drug traffickers and, worse, human traffickers. America is wrongly encouraging some of the most vulnerable in Central America to run toward this country's open arms across some of the world's most dangerous terrain.What's also obvious is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-11/manmade-disaster
Heat in Brazil doesn't bother US team

...learned from that and the February 2013 opener in the final round of World Cup qualifying, when the Americans went to Central America and wilted during the second half of a 2-1 loss."Dallas at 120 degrees at 12 o'clock kickoff time because of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-10/heat-brazil-doesnt-b
Coffee fungus raising prices for high-end blends

...from Asia and other regions. Most of the richer, more expensive coffees are from small, high altitude farms in Central America. Because the farms are smaller, farmers often don't have money to buy the fungicides or lack the training to plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-18/coffee-fungus-raising-pric
Sunken ship gold recovered off SC

...a reconnaissance dive on the wreck of the S.S. Central America last month. An expedition is expected to be on site...cleared the way for the new expedition in March. The Central America sank in an 1857 hurricane about 160 miles off South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-05/sunken-ship-gold-recovered-s
Across the region

...almost 1,000 ounces of gold ? the first gold recovered from the wreck in almost a quarter-century.The S.S. Central America was bringing gold back from California when it sank in a hurricane claiming 425 lives. About $50 million was recovered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-05/across-region