Daniel Field | The Augusta Chronicle

...completed in February of 2012, the last renovation was in the 1970s. Prior to renovation the building was not up to code for fire safety or security. The terminal now boasts an elevator and finished second floor, which is empty but available for office...

Augusta Public Transit | The Augusta Chronicle

...Augusta Public Transit a hot topic among area residents. A scam where hotel cards were used to obtain free travel only fueled the fire. Many area residents are concerned about paying to subsidize a service that loses $1.8 million a year, while others...

Questions raised about General Motors, government action in recall over thousands of car fires

...supposed to prevent engine fires.Two weeks ago, Berry...S. whose cars caught fire even after getting the...structures.The post-recall fires raise questions about...bought a Mazda6.The fires are still occurring...2004 Grand Prix caught fire after he left it in a...

GM recalling 1.4M cars; oil leaks can cause engine fires

...can leak oil and catch fire, in some instances damaging...than 1,300 cars caught fire after they were fixed...made since most of the fires happened shortly after...exhaust manifold and catch fire. Flames can spread to...complaints about engine fires in some of the cars prompted...

West Ga. college fire displaces students

...University students who were displaced after a fire at their apartment complex now have temporary...The Columbus Ledger Enquirer reports the fire happened Sunday at the Courtyard II Apartments...No injuries were reported.Columbus Fire Marshal Ricky Shores says the incident...

Training explosions may be heard near fort

Explosions may be heard Saturday as Fort Gordon conducts live fire training.The training exercise will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on western portion sof Fort Gordon's training complex. If weather conditions are unfavorable, the training may be rescheduled.

Georgia attorney general says decision on daily fantasy sports legality 'pending'

...daily fantasy sports, its effect will probably depend on what is happening elsewhere in the country."They're putting out fires all across the country," he said of the industry. "Georgia might be down the list on states considered to be a top priority...

Industry searches new paths for oil after Keystone rejection

...million barrels a day, with about half of it moved by rail, down from about 70 percent a year ago. Recent derailments and fires involving North Dakota crude ? including an explosion in Quebec two years ago that killed 47 people ? have drawn criticism...

Amazon's Fire tablet does a lot for $50, but there are trade-offs

...thing to remember about Amazon's new $50 Fire tablet is that it's a $50 tablet.It's...tablets affordable for the masses. The new Fire tablet is Amazon's cheapest yet, joining...super-sharp displays, the screen on the new Fire feels retro.Video displays fine. Where...

Augusta fire stations to offer candy on Halloween

The Augusta Fire Department is providing safe places for trick-or-treaters...following Augusta stations will have treats for children:Fire Station No. 3: 1099 Reynolds St. Fire Station No. 4: 1866 Ellis St.Fire Station No. 5: 1896...