Scientists study how rising seas will reshape Georgia coast

...And despite having only 100 miles of coast, Georgia is home to roughly one-third of the remaining salt marsh on the East Coast.To try to predict coastal Georgia's future, Skidaway Institute scientists plan to use a computer modeling program...

Georgia coast facing storm next week

...Savannah-area residents should have disaster supply kits and evacuation plans ready in case Erika threatens the southern East Coast next week.On Thursday the storm was dumping heavy rain on the tiny Caribbean island of Dominica while moving west toward...

Matt Kenseth takes pole at Michigan, Gibbs drivers sweep top 3

...IndyCar said it wanted to comply with the request for Fontana to be the season finale, but "the two sides were unable to identify a start time and broadcast window that would not adversely impact television viewership on the East Coast."

FAA: Software upgrade at radar facility possible source of malfunction that delayed flights

...traffic control center in Virginia that caused hundreds of flights to be delayed or canceled along a large swath of the East Coast was possibly caused by a software upgrade, the Federal Aviation Administration said Sunday.The FAA said the upgrade...

Commercial rezoning could bring German discount grocer Lidl to west Augusta

...Powlen, of Charlotte-based Little Diversified Architectural Consulting."They're looking at markets up and down the East Coast," said Powlen, who listed Georgia, the Carolinas, and Virginia as regional territories where the company is looking...

Court orders EPA to alter rules

...nitrogen-oxide standards for 13 states, mostly in the South and Midwest, that contribute to soot and smog along the East Coast. Texas and South Carolina would see limits for both forms of pollution adjusted, while new limits for either sulfur...

West Coast trouble helps Georgia ports break records

...Long Beach. Shippers ended up diverting cargo to the East Coast to avoid delays. Georgia ports officials say Savannah...fourth-busiest container port in the U.S. On the East Coast, it is No. 2 after the combined Port of New York and...

These exotic getaways need no passport

...centers, restaurants and nightclubs. VisitGuam.com has a guide to the resorts. PUERTO RICO: Puerto Rico, off the east coast of the Dominican Republic in the northwestern Caribbean, is officially an unincorporated territory of the United States...

Sang-Moon Bae's PGA Tour career to be interrupted by mandatory military service in South Korea

...Open on Wednesday, including a return to Pinehurst No. 2. It effectively alternates the U.S. Open between the East Coast and prime-time TV of California for at least a seven-year stretch.The U.S. Open will go to The Country Club...

Port deepening to begin next month

...fourth-busiest container port in the U.S. On the East Coast, it ranks No. 2 after the combined Port of New York...asking shippers to bypass the West Coast, and access the East Coast through Savannah, instead of shipping goods by rail...