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...of Aiken Public Safety's C shift during the City Council meeting Monday night. AIKEN --- Newly appointed Aiken City Manager Richard Pearce said Monday that he wants to continue to draw others to the town he's known since he was a boy. ...

Manchester City loses more ground in Premier League

...leader Chelsea, which also has a game in hand."We are not talking about the title, only about winning our games," City manager Manuel Pellegrini said. "We will see at the end of the season which team has the most points." MANAGER FIRED: Wigan...

Cops shot in Ferguson

...Police Chief Tom Jackson would resign. His resignation followed that of City Manager John Shaw earlier in the week.The protest was a familiar scene in...Council on Tuesday agreed to a separation agreement with Shaw, the city manager.

Try speed bumps on Laney-Walker

...Laney-Walker Boulevard safety issue could very easily be solved, very efficiently and at a low cost, if the Augusta mayor, city manager and commissioners would travel to the Belvedere, S.C., trash dump.Aiken County has installed two speed bumps...

Decision on new Harlem public safety chief expected soon

...officers left."Our remaining staff has really done a great job during this time," said Jason Rizner, Harlem's city manager.Jones, who was chief for 18 months, was the fifth Harlem public safety director since 2009, according to the Columbia...

Ferguson police chief resigns

...police officers - had sent racist emails.The clerk was fired last week and two officers resigned. The judge who oversaw the court system also resigned and the City Council on Tuesday agreed to a separation agreement with the city manager.

Rule changes on pace of bsaseball games intended to help attract new, young fans

...managers showed they are in favor of the new rules."I don't think it's going to be a major adjustment," Kansas City manager Ned Yost said. "Except for a few guys.""There's guys you sit there in the dugout and then they take 45 seconds...

PSG, Manchester City face big tests in Champions League

...Barcelona beat City to reach the quarterfinals and Chelsea overcame PSG to reach the semifinals.Don't bet on Blanc or City manager Manuel Pellegrini getting another shot at the Champions League next season if their European campaigns end in the coming...

Charter a better course

...commissioners.They understand that for the vast majority of day-to-day matters, the buck should stop with the mayor and city manager, as it does in more efficient local governments.Former Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver has said that only 3 percent...

Harlem nixes idea of closing town's police department

...numbers and we decided it wasn't the right thing to do," Mayor Bobby Culpepper said at the special called meeting.City Manager Jason Rizner gave a presentation on the city's budget issues focusing on the coming decline in the city's portion of...