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Average US vehicle age hits record 11.5 years

...car population could mean that Americans will be slow to adapt safety and semi-autonomous features that have car company executives and experts heralding a new age of the automobile. Adaptive cruise control arrived in the U.S. market in 2006, for example...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-29/average-us-vehicle-age-hit
Microsoft debuts Windows 10: Why it's being given away free

...convince independent programmers that it's worth their time to build useful or entertaining apps for Windows 10 devices. Executives also believe that if people are exposed to the latest and best Windows, they're more likely to try other Microsoft products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-29/microsoft-debuts-windows-10-why-its
Organizers believe 2016 Olympics will show better side of Brazil

...they had a good candidate," said IOC executive board member Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr...Friday.On the sidelines of the IOC executive board meetings Tuesday, the couple was...Games." GAINING RECOGNITION: The IOC executive board recommended Tuesday that South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-28/organizers-believe-2016-
Southern Miss names street after Ray Guy

...process, prepare and store. COWBOYS: Defensive lineman Jeremy Mincey didn't show up for training camp Wednesday, and executive vice president Stephen Jones says the team won't discuss a new contract with him until he does.Mincey is due to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-29/southern-miss-names-street-af
Augusta commissioners leaning toward not including groups in SPLOST

...more to renovate the 1,300-seat music and arts hall and create an adjoining music institute, he said.Imperial Theatre Executive Director Charles Scavullo said the Imperial supports the nearby Miller effort, and needs $4.9 million in SPLOST dollars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-28/augusta-commissioners-le
Things to Do | The Augusta Chronicle

...the Morris Museum of Art announced its 2015-2016 lineup for the Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song series with museum executive director Kevin Grogan once again coming up with some outstanding acts. "Ain't no drag, papa's got a brand...

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FBI, Aiken authorities brief church leaders on active shooter situations

...created in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary shootings in 2012. The first two phases involved training law enforcement executives and street officers.Monday's event is the first in a series of briefings around South Carolina tailored for places of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-27/fbi-aiken-authorities-br
Georgia will develop mountain truck terminal

...way to entice manufacturers to bring jobs to the state. And executives from the Volkswagen assembly plant in nearby Chattanooga...Southern railroads, said Curtis Foltz, the authority's executive director.He said Norfolk Southern was in discussions about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/ga-develop-mountain-truck-
Dream send De Souza to Sky as part of 3-team deal

...in next year's draft and received Damiris Dantas, Reshanda Gray and Minnesota's first-round pick next season.Lynx executive vice president Roger Griffith called Fowles a "proven, defensive All-Star."Fowles sat out the first half of the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-27/dream-send-de-souza-sky-p
West Coast trouble helps Georgia ports break records

...surpassed 3 million container units for the first time."It was a pretty amazing year for us," said Curtis Foltz, the executive director of the ports authority.Savannah benefited this past year from a labor dispute blamed for slowdowns at West Coast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/west-coast-trouble-helps-g