FIFA files criminal complaint in bid case

...clarification work can be carried out by the FIFA Ethics Committee itself," Eckert said Tuesday about Garcia, his committee co-chairman, "while the remainder is the responsibility of the relevant national investigatory authorities."

GRU hosts hearing of evidence for clinical trials of cannabidiol oil use

...Tuesday at Georgia Regents University to hear about potential medical evidence for use, according to the committee co-chairman. GRU itself is on the verge of beginning clinical trials into a purified cannabis oil drug for children with uncontrollable...

FIFA prosecutor has difficult decision regarding summary

...bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, won by Russia and Qatar, respectively. Garcia is in a public rift with his co-chairman on the FIFA Ethics Com mittee, German judge Joachim Eckert, who released the summary last week.Leaking the full 430-page...

Group looking to bring 2024 Olympics to Boston honors past Olympians with state ties

...Olympics will cost taxpayers $10 billion to 20 billion ? "equivalent to another Big Dig," said Chris Dempsey, co-chairman of "No Boston Olympics," referring to the costly re-routing of Interstate 93 through downtown Boston. "Let's...

Georgia, local leaders discuss new taxes for transportation funding

...Funding. About 100 state and local leaders attended the meeting with the 16-member committee.The committee's co-chairman, State Rep. Jay Roberts (R-Ocilla), said the committee is considering all options to increase funding streams...

Democrats signal Georgia Senate race still in play

...because the Democrats have to defend more Senate seats across the country," said Tanenblatt, who served as fundraising co-chairman for Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential bid.The National Republican Senatorial Committee has spent $2.4 million...

Augustans go "Over The Edge" in Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta's rappelling event

...side of the Augusta Marriott, he got a bit of a thrill on a chilly morning."It was wild," said Boardman, the co-chairman of the Ronald McDonald House Charities capital campaign. "A little excitement mixed with a little fear."The event...

Across South Carolina

...South Carolina, including to extract the oil. Federal law prohibits sending the oil across state lines.Committee co-chairman Sen. Tom Davis says his panel wants to meet three more times around the state.

Georgia roads: Bad, getting worse

...one or more of these proposals to the legislature."We have an open mic, and we want to hear from people," said Co-Chairman Rep. Jay Roberts, R-Ocilla, who also chairs the House Transportation Committee. "As I like to say, nothing's...

Paine tournament might have date change

...Lakes general manager Bill Fumai is on leave, but will be back Thursday. That's when Paine College Golf Tournament co-chairman Kenny Larry will ask him about the proposed change.The idea of changing the date was approved by the tournament's...