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Trendy and calm: Adult coloring books selling like crazy

NEW YORK - Adult coloring books are giving Harper Lee a run for the money on best-seller lists this summer. Dover Publications has sold more than 3 million adult coloring books with titles such as Flower Fashion Fantasies.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-07-31/trendy-and-calm-adult-colori
Pedro Martinez will have his No. 45 retired by Boston on Tuesday

...enough words to thank the Red Sox."Martinez won five ERA titles in an offensive-rich era, dominating hitters putting up crazy numbers.One of his biggest moments was in the 1999 All Star Game ? in Fenway, no less ? when he started and struck out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-27/pedro-martinez-will-have
California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...against each other but that makes it a little bit more fun for us," he said. "At the end he (Wilimovsky) was just going crazy. I tried to follow him. I got pretty close but not close enough and I'm pretty happy with my second place."Gianniotis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-27/california-surfer-wins-10k-open-w
Local businesses watch dropping gold prices

...Damron, who owns Clein's Rare Coins in Martinez. "In a falling market, it's very difficult. These big drops drive us crazy."Gold prices dropped Monday to just below $1,100 an ounce, the lowest point in five years, and have continued to fall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-23/local-busin
Kyle Busch keeps pushing to make the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship

...going to win three of four,' how many have I raced now, eight, whatever, I would have said, 'Yeah, right, you're crazy.' This is pretty special."Busch suffered his injuries at the season-opening Xfinity Series race at Daytona International...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-22/kyle-busch-keeps-pushing-m
Chad Campbell leads Canadian Open after 63; Vaughn Taylor falls back

...weekend at the Canadian Open after falling a stroke short of the course record."Never really felt like it was going to be a crazy round," the 41-year-old Texan said after shooting 9-under-par 63 on Friday at Glen Abbey. "I'm definitely happy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-24/chad-campbell-leads-canadian
Heat boosts business for Augusta air-conditioning contractors

...inundated with "hundreds or over a thousand" service-related calls each week, said company president Rick Busby."It's crazy," he said. "I've seen summers like it over the amount of time that we've been in business, but it has definitely been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-24/heat-boosts
Colin Montgomerie moves up at wet Senior British Open

...is pretty tough, even without the wind," the 18-year-old New Zealander said. "You can see by the scores it's not crazy low, but I think we were lucky with the wind not being as strong as it was the last couple of days."Playing over here in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-24/colin-montgomerie-moves-wet-
Chris Froome two days away from riding to victory in Tour de France

...lt;0x2014> and built a lead on the long descent. He held it up the Montvernier Laces' spectacular switchbacks."A crazy stage," Bardet said. "I can't believe it."Without fans, the telegenic ascent was eerily quiet."Almost every kilometer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-23/chris-froome-two-days-away-riding
Music by Turner: 'Ain't no drag' recording with James Brown, radio man recalls

...Future Shock. "It just aired a few times, but Mr. Brown remembered me from that session five years earlier!" DIG THIS CRAZY SCENE DEPT. The stunning pop success of Papa's Got a Brand New Bag brought attention from a whole new generation of listeners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-21/music-turner-aint-no-