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Attention football fans: Event in Atlanta to honor military's gridiron might

...Point during the early 1970s. Col. Greg Gadson, a former Army football player who lost both legs to an improvised explosive device in Iraq, also will speak. Gadson played a role in the movie Battleship, and most recently has served as commander...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-10/attention-footba
Habersham County drug raid disaster highlights need for police reform

...billion funding law enforcement agencies with what some would characterize as weapons of war ? assault rifles, explosive devices, machine guns and other tactical equipment.While police continue to stockpile such paramilitary armament, they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-13/habersham-county
Neymar's World Cup ends after injury in quarterfinals

...precaution.The Federal Police said in a statement it investigated a bomb threat near Maracana stadium but that no explosive device was found.Further details were not provided.Few people were near the metro station when the bomb squad acted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/metro-station-closed-check-bag-wo
Deputy shot, suspect dead at Georgia courthouse

...checked the home in a hilly, wooded neighborhood, fearing he may have set explosive traps around the property. While explosive devices were found inside the home, they were not set to detonate, Piper said. Marx had left his house several days before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-06/deputy-shot-suspect-dead-ga-
Across Georgia

...vehicle.In other newsA MAN CHARGED with stealing about $38,000 from a Coffee County bank in April has pleaded not guilty. Authorities say Nevada Powell, 33, was armed with a shotgun and left behind a fake explosive device at the bank.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-23/across-georgia
Explosive device found in Augusta yard

The Richmond County Bomb Squad is at the 700 block of Hickman Road after an explosive device was discovered in a yard.Traffic has been stopped in the area while bomb technicians collect the device. They will take it to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-20/explosive-device-found-augus
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
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