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Blast injuries can be subtle, long-lasting

...killed and 50,500 were wounded, the vast majority were caused by explosions, according to the report.Improvised explosive devices accounted for 75 percent of all injuries, the report said. Advances in treatment and personal protection led to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-23/blast-injuries-can-be-subtle
Overtime

...postponed all first division matches this weekend after a bombing damaged the car of a top referee in the country.An explosive device was placed on the hood of referee Leontios Trattos' car in a parking lot outside his apartment in a Nicosia suburb...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-02-28/overtime
878th Engineer Battalion returns to Augusta from Afghanistan

...coalition forces and Afghan civilians by conducting route clearance operations designed to locate and disarm potential explosive devices."It's an extremely dangerous mission," said Lt. Col. Eduardo Granados, the battalion commander. "But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-24/878th-engineer-battalion-retu
Carlton Fisk finally throws out first pitch at a World Series in Fenway Park

...cooker.The probable cause statement did not quote the tweets directly but referred to an "implied threat to use an explosive device in or around the area of Busch Stadium during the upcoming World Series" and listed Metzinger's work address at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-10-30/carlton-fisk-finally-throws-out-f
Across Georgia

...Columbus, Ga.Authorities say Keith Bowers, 59, called from Texas in August 2012 and threatened to detonate an explosive device during a movie at one of its theaters.Officials say he faces up to five years in prison. Po lice have said Bowers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-25/across-georgia
Robbery suspect uses bomb threat as diversion

...threat and robbery were related, calling the threat a "diversionary tactic," according to the statement. No explosive devices were found.Alexander was being held in the Emanuel County Jail without bond on felony charges of armed robbery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-09-06/robbery-suspect-uses-b
Across the region

...officer he had a new batch and sold the officer the bomb for $750. Authorities determined it was an improvised explosive device.Young was sentenced to five years, three months in prison, followed by three years supervised release.3 men...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-05-06/across-region
Anti-terrorism drills could cause delays at Fort Gordon

...exercise scenarios will occur at various locations on the installation and will include simulations of casualty events, explosive devices and gunfire.If possible, personnel should postpone nonofficial business on the post until the exercise is completed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-30/anti-terrorism-drills-could-c
New program uses veterans to fight child predators

...from San Antonio when he was injured in March 2004 while on patrol near the Syrian border in Iraq by an improvised explosive device. Wanting to remain in active service, he underwent surgeries and trained as an intelligence specialist.After retiring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-18/new-program-uses-veterans-fig
Woman rescues dogs from animal shelter to train for military veterans

...bull-terrier mix named Lilly on Thursday.Mounier, 32, was wounded in Afghan istan in 2011 when an improvised explosive device blew up at a construction area where he was providing security. He says he has suffered from traumatic brain injury...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-11/woman-rescues-dogs-animal-she