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Three Richmond County schools make Reward School list

Three Richmond County elementary schools made the cut for the Georgia 2014 list of Reward Schools, according to documents released by the Georgia's Department of Education.Monte...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/three-richmound-county-sc
Speculation swirls around Fed meeting, interest rates

...absence of that phrase will trigger a rush to assess the likely timing of the Fed's first increase in interest rates since it cut them to record lows in 2008.The Fed's recent statements have said it expects to keep its key short-term rate near zero...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/speculation-swirls-around-
Adam Scott, Steve Williams part ways

...when Scott became the first Australian to win the Masters Tournament.Williams lives in New Zealand and has said he wants to cut back on his schedule. He says it became clear his plan was not going to fit with what Scott wanted. Williams said he would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-17/adam-scott-steve-williams-pa
The Revivalists to play twice: festival, then Sky City encore

...were songs that were just vocal and an acoustic guitar. Then we cut that down to around 20, and then we fleshed out enough of those...we're going to try and get back (in the studio) and maybe cut a few more. I'm just realizing it now, this is a process...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-17/revivalists-play-twic
Royal & Ancient Golf Club set for vote on allowing women to be members

...golf."While a "No" decision is the marginal favorite in the independence referendum, the R&A vote should be more clear-cut at its annual Business Meeting at St. Andrews."We wouldn't be entering this if we didn't feel there was strong member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-17/royal-ancient-golf-club-set-
Fed signals it plans to keep key interest rate at record low for considerable period

...edged up to 2.62 percent from 2.59 percent late Tuesday.In its statement, the Fed said it will make another $10 billion cut in the pace of its Treasury and mortgage bond purchases, which have been intended to keep long-term borrowing rates low...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-17/fed-signals-it-plans-keep-
After making 'mistake,' Vikings bench Adrian Peterson indefinitely

...Peterson's salary for 2014 is $11.75 million. His contract doesn't expire until after the 2017 season, but the Vikings could cut him for a minimal salary-cap hit or at least restructure the deal."We are going to let the legal process and his personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-17/after-making-mistake-vikings-
More than 14 million beat cancer odds with more new treatments available

...Arteaga said.Since 2010, NIH funding has lost $3.5 billion when compared to inflation and took a big $1.6 billion cut due to sequestration last year, he said. While industry funds about half of the research, it does not fund the kind of basic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-16/more-14-million-survived-can
Billy Horschel's hot streak happened too late

...Bradley and Webb Simpson all along. He would have preferred Brandt Snedeker as the third pick, except that Snedeker missed the cut at both playoff events. Hunter Mahan, who has played on two teams, won The Barclays and became an obvious selection, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-16/billy-horschels-hot-streak-h
FedEx to add 50,000 seasonal jobs

...is really helping FedEx is their cost-reduction initiative for the express segment," he said.The company's goal is to cut annual costs by $1.7 billion, mostly at the express unit and largely through voluntary buyouts to shed jobs. The plan is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-17/fedex-add-50000-seasonal-j