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...started to ease. The average 30-year U.S. mortgage rate remained at a 52-week low of 4.10 this week.Mortgage company Freddie Mac also said Thursday that the average for a 15-year mortgage, a popular choice for people who are refinancing, rose to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-28/business-news
Mike Minor shines in Braves' victory

...of right fielder Curtis Granderson. Bonifacio hit a triple to center field that was also helped by the wind and scored on Freddie Freeman's single.The wind also boosted Doumit's shot onto the bridge beyond the wall in right-center field. Doumit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-28/mike-minor-shines-braves
Braves nip Mets, snap skid

...run tied the score in the second, the Braves went ahead for good in the third when Phil Gosselin reached on a bunt single, Freddie Freeman doubled, Justin Upton hit an RBI groundout and shortstop Ruben Tejada allowed Evan Gattis' two-out bouncer to pop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-27/braves-nip-mets-snap-ski
Braves fall to Mets

...Ruben Tejada hit an RBI single in the second, two batters after Lagares singled. Atlanta tied it on consecutive doubles by Freddie Freeman and Upton with two outs in the fourth.Travis d'Arnaud doubled to open the bottom half and Lagares drove Wood's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-26/braves-fall-mets
Ramblin' Rhodes: Oka' Chaffa Indian Festival to move to new location

...Municipal Auditorium offered 20 hours of live entertainment by artists including Roy Acuff, Loretta Lynn, Tom T. Hall, Freddie Hart, Nat Stuckey, Billy "Crash" Craddock, Ernest Tubb, Del Wood, Wilma Lee, Stoney Cooper and Pee Wee King, as well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-26/ramblin-rhodes-oka-ch
Fannie, Freddie post profits in 2Q; pay dividends

...Government-controlled mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac posted profits for the April-June...billion it received from taxpayers.Freddie Mac posted net income of $1.4 billion for the latest quarter. Freddie, based in McLean, Virginia, will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-07/fannie-freddie-post-profit
Aaron Harang's blunder proves costly to Braves in loss to Reds

...first and second with one in the fourth inning of a scoreless tie when Jay Bruce hit a chopper up the line to first baseman Freddie Freeman. Harang started to come off the mound, then stopped as he thought the ball was going foul. Bruce was safe, opening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-24/aaron-harangs-blunder-pr
Sales of US new homes fall in July

...could eventually help boost sales.And the average rate for a 30-year mortgage fell to 4.1 percent this week, the lowest level this year, according to Freddie Mac. At the beginning of the year, the average rate was 4.53 percent.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/sales-us-new-homes-fall-ju
Freddie Freeman leads Braves past Marlins

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman isn't sure why Miami's pitching staff has been so hard for him to handle this year."It's just one of those things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-23/freddie-freeman-leads-br
Julio Teheran, Freddie Freeman lead Braves past Padres

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman had three hits and an RBI, Julio Teheran earned his 10th win and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Ordisamer Despaigne's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-26/julio-teheran-freddie-freeman-lea