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Team USA turns focus to Rio after romping to World Cup of Basketball title

...medalists at both the men's and women's, senior and junior levels. Yet Mike Krzyzewski will prepare as if their opener in Rio de Janeiro is as uncertain as the one in Athens."I think we can lose our next game," Krzyzewski said. "I mean, that's the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-15/team-usa-turns-focus-rio-afte
Pistorius is free to compete

...longtime coach, Ampie Louw, said before Steenkamp's killing that they wanted to retire together at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Pistorius was the first amputee to compete on the track at the Olympics when he ran in the 400 meters and 4x400 relay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-09-15/pistorius-free-compete
Heroic effort lands firefighter in hospital with flesh-eating bacteria

...After a few minutes, I figured she was holding a dog or a baby," he said.She appeared to be in trouble, so the Augusta Fire De part ment captain sprung into action, wading about 300 yards across the rapids to get to her, bouncing off rocks and scraping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-14/heroic-effort-lands-firefigh
Coastal Carolina romps past S.C. State

CONWAY, S.C. - De'Angelo Henderson ran for 172 yards and two touchdowns to lead Coastal Carolina to a 30-3 victory over South Carolina State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-13/coastal-carolina-romps-pa
Commit to win

...privileges and perverted the concept of unilateral action. But shooting first and asking for congressional approval later has become de rigueur in the type of asymmetrical warfare America has waged in recent decades.Americans at least should be assured their leader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-12/commit-win
Cavaliers beat Cardinals, end ACC losing streak

...and drove right down the field. Gardner had completion of 11 yards to James Quick, 20 yards to Eli Rogers and 9 yards to Kai De La Cruz. The latter set up a fourth-and-1 from the Virginia 9, and Gardner hit Charles Standberry for the touchdown off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-13/cavaliers-beat-cardinals-
Andrew Helfgott

...the Hun School of Princeton and Washington & Jefferson College. Andy earned his medical degree from The Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Mexico and a Masters Degree in Health Policy Administration from UNC Chapel Hill. He completed a residency in Obstetrics...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172457793
Pittsburgh tops Boston College

...for 111 yards, connecting with Tyler Boyd for two touchdowns. A week after rushing for 409 yards in a 62-0 victory over Delaware, the Panthers (2-0, 1-0) ran for 305 against the Eagles (1-1, 0-1) ? and Conner was again the star. FLORIDA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-05/pittsburgh-tops-boston-co
Gov. Chris Christie will allow New Jersey casinos, tracks to offer sports betting

...Congress to restrict betting on sports to a few states. Nevada has allowed betting on sports for more than 60 years, and Delaware, Montana and Oregon have at times permitted more limited betting. New Jersey missed a 1991 deadline in the law that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-08/gov-chris-christie-w
Feds critical of Augusta's Gracewood

...Services, in an Aug. 26 report, said the state-run Gracewood De vel opmental Center has repeatedly failed to ensure the safety...groundbreaking 2010 settlement between the state of Georgia and the Justice De partment. Under the terms of that pact, Georgia agreed to establish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-08/feds-critical-augustas-g