Unemployment rates rise in 24 US states in August

Unemployment rates rise in nearly half of US states in August, though two-thirds gain jobs.

Authors Evanovich, Rice, O'Rourke to speak at Savannah Book Festival

...vampires and werewolves starting with her Interview with a Vampire nearly 40 years ago.Rice will be joined by her son, Christopher, a best-selling thriller novelist. Books by each author will be on sale at their respective events, and each author...

Leila Greer

...Malinda Prendergast, Robert Prendergast, North Augusta, SC; eight grandchildren, Brandi Field, Leonard Drummond, III, Christopher Prendergast, Rachel May, Rebecca Prendergast, Michelle Prendergast, Zac Carlton and Jacob Carlton; 8 great-grandchildren...

Janice Cobb

...William) Elmore, North Augusta, SC; four brothers, Joe Nathan (Patricia) Floyd, Willie Floyd, Keith Floyd and Christopher Floyd, Aiken, SC; three grandchildren, sisters-in-law, Hazel D. (Arthur) Sims, Ft. Worth, TX and Barbara Floyd...

2014 Arts in the Heart - Saturday

...p.m.: Adam Harris Thompson2 p.m.: Augusta Swing Dance3 p.m.: Home Cookin'3 p.m.: Parade4 p.m.: Luke Christopher (Perry)4:30 p.m.: Robert Reid5:30 p.m.: John W Hobbs6 p.m.: Parade6:30 p.m.: The Tandem7 p.m...

Fed forecasts a slightly faster increase in rates

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve policymakers are considering a slightly faster increase in the Fed's benchmark interest rate in 2015 than they did three months ago.

Deputy James D. Paugh | The Augusta Chronicle

...fatally shot on the Bobby Jones Expressway near the Fort Gordon exit early Sunday, October 23, 2011. Deputies said Army Spc. Christopher Michael Hodges, 26, fatally shot Paugh before taking his own life. The fatal shootings of two Augusta-area police...

Cindy Crawford

...Williams and husband Charles of Bath SC, Carolyn Favors of Bath SC, Hazel Stallings of North Augusta SC, grandchildren: Christopher Strickland, Kayla Strickland, Levi Land and Logan Land. Cindy also had many loving nieces and nephews. Cindy was a member...

Vermont's largest city reaches milestone in green-energy efforts

...and we're able to do it cost-effectively in a way that makes Vermonters really positioned well for the future," said Christopher Recchia, the commissioner of the Vermont Department of Public Service.The state aims to get 90 percent of its energy from...

US CEOs less optimistic about hiring, spending

US CEO optimism falls in 3rd quarter as chief executives see less hiring, investment.