Islam's first constitution shows it is a religion of peace, tolerance

...Muhammad (pbuh) migrated to Medina to enjoy religious freedom and to establish the first Muslim community, Medina was a very diverse city consisting of many Muslims, Jews, Christians, polytheists, pagans, tribes, clans, rich, poor, masters, slaves...

Blanton became chairman of banking group Tuesday

...commercial banking industry, which employs more than 2 million Americans and holds more than $16 trillion in assets."We are a diverse industry, but there's one thing we all have in common ? we're in the business of helping our customers and communities...

Pavey: Ducks stamps still well worth cost

...Contest. The competition, open to grades K-5, is designed to generate a greater knowledge and appreciation of Georgia's diverse and increasingly threatened nongame wildlife. This art contest is sponsored by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources...

Georgia Southern trounces Troy

...his clavicle ? running fly routes down the field."We just wanted to spread the field a little more and be a little more diverse offensively," Ellison said. "People don't think we can drop back and throw it, but we did a couple of times."Georgia...

Latest: Paris police raid targets suspected mastermind

...kings were crowned and buried through the centuries in its famed basilica. Today it is home to a vibrant and very ethnically diverse population and sees sporadic tension between police and violent youths.___7:35 a.m.At least seven explosions have...

New Augusta Warrior Project committee aims to rebrand organization

...people to its board of directors to join the three remaining members after seeking recommendations from community leaders for diverse group of candidates who could help broaden the group's horizons."I asked myself who are the right people to help us take...

Artists announced for 2016 Winter Jam

...Award winners for King & Country and Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Matthew West will co-headline, rounding out a diverse roster that includes Crowder, RED, Sidewalk Prophets, NewSong, KB, Tedashii, Lauren Daigle and evangelist Tony Nolan...

Diverse eight-man group to enter Pro Football Hall of Fame

...plenty of company on stage when the Class of 2015 officially joins football's most exclusive fraternity Saturday night.The diverse eight-man group Bettis headlines represents the value of patience. Linebacker Junior Seau is the only one in the group to...

Diverse experiences shape first Harrison chair at Medical College of Georgia

A former punter and kicker in the NFL, Dr. Alan Herline is now a minimally invasive colorectal surgeon and a clinical researcher with an engineering background and mindset.

Cost of electric heat varies across Augusta region

...credited lower natural gas prices for decreasing production costs, adding that "proactive planning and a commitment to a diverse fuel mix," including expansion of nuclear Plant Vogtle in Burke County, have helped it shift away from being a predominantly...