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What Is It?

...these cars."This model had some cool engine options, too, that made it a great stop-light-to-stop-light...with either a 390- or 352-cubic-inch engine and Cruise-O-Matic transmission.Willie...projectilelike side silhouette and jet engine-inspired round taillights."I have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-07-30/what-it
Devices using voice-recognition technology bring more privacy concerns

...Apple's Siri assistant on mobile devices, Microsoft's Cortana and the OK Google feature for speaking to Google's search engine.Spoken commands can also be used to find something to watch on some TVs, and an upcoming Barbie doll will include an Internet-connected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-31/devices-using-voice-recogn
Augusta battalion chief celebrates 40 years with fire department

...companies were cutting back, the Augusta Fire Department was hiring," McFeely said. "So on June 11, 1975, I began work at Engine Company 7 on Old Waynesboro Road and Highway 56."Forty years later, I've never lost a paycheck. I've never had to worry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-29/augusta-battalion-chief-celeb
Microsoft debuts Windows 10: Why it's being given away free

...counting on Windows 10 to spur more use of other services. Microsoft makes money from selling advertising for its Bing search engine; it also collects fees from people who use premium versions of its Office software, OneDrive cloud storage and Skype.Q...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-29/microsoft-debuts-windows-10-why-its
Kyle Busch grabs elusive Indy victory as comeback continues

...gasoline. He got a lot of help with four cautions in the final 25 laps that allowed him to turn off his engine and coast.When his engine was on, he kept the gas pedal on the floor.What Busch has been able to accomplish has impressed every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-26/kyle-busch-grabs-elusive-i
Officers clear up 13 South Carolina road laws

...nothing on the books about that," Beres said. "It's another part of distracted driving, though, and you might have some engine noise. You also won't be able to hear emergency vehicles."In Georgia, it's illegal to wear headphones while driving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-27/officers-clear-13-sout
What Is It?

...was offered with a 394-cubic-inch engine advertised at 345 horsepower and Hydra-Matic...top-of-the-line Starfire, which had the same engine and four-speed automatic transmission...headlights. You pulled it up to start the engine. Pretty neat for 1929."Joseph F Sharp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-07-23/what-it
Auto recalls

...recalling about 270,000 vehicles worldwide because the ignition start buttons can malfunction and unexpectedly shut down the engine.The company says the recall covers certain Note, Cube, Juke and Leaf and Venucia e30 vehicles as well as the Serena, March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-07-23/auto-recalls
What Is It?

...automatic transmission connected to the V-8 engine. I started saving money to buy a new...though, was its excellent slant-six engine that was impossible to kill, or its...introduced the new 292-cubic-inch engine and the 12-volt ignition/electrical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-07-09/what-it
Aiken fire engine, patrol car crash

An Aiken Department of Public Safety fire engine and patrol car crashed Monday evening while responding to a fire.Lt. Jake Mahoney said the vehicles were heading to a structure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/aiken-fire-engine-patrol-car