Savannah's G-8 bust

...relatively remote Sea Island where the G-8 summit was held this week, nearby Savannah was bracing for the worst. The last G-8 summit three years ago in Genoa resulted...million to $40 million windfall from the G-8? Yes it did, then it promptly contributed...

G-8 seeks unity on Syrian peace talks

...Russian President Vladimir Putin and other G-8 leaders attempted to speak with one voice...claimed an estimated 93,000 lives.G-8 leaders also published sweeping goals...option being kept open by the three G-8 members.Russia refused to back any...

Denver's 1997 G-8 conference holds lessons for Georgia

...profits next summer when the international G-8 Summit comes to Sea Island, an event...didn't get a lot of business from (the G-8), but it was very special," said...a Super Bowl or Olympics visit, the G-8 offers little for average citizens to...

G-8 watchdogs prepare

...less than a month remaining until the G-8 Summit convenes on Sea Island, Atlanta...months training their officers for the G-8, preparing for the most unlikely scenarios...protesters of various backgrounds. The G-8 Summit, now in its 30th year, is no...

University professors create course on G-8

...heard of an international meeting called G-8. Their response surprised him. "Is...Concerned that students didn't understand G-8 - and had no clue that this June's...the history and politics of the annual G-8 meetings. Savannah tourism and police...

G-8 countries trying to reach compromises

...weekend aimed at putting pressure on the G-8 leaders to do more to fight poverty...to planet warming. Blair challenged G-8 countries - which also includes Canada...lobbied to prevent the inclusion in the G-8 communique of any specific reduction...

G-8 Summit volunteers to help tend to diplomats

...international conference called the G-8 Summit would come to Sea Island in June...estate salesman Clay Hostetter caught the G-8 fever, too. After all, the 36-year-old Savannah native said, being a G-8 volunteer is "a once-in-a-lifetime...

G-8 protesters work on events

...a coalition of protest groups called G-8 Carnival: singers Willie Nelson and...husband, William Pleasant, have a G-8 protest Web site up, www.freesa-vannah...the Civic Center this month because of G-8 fears, Ms. Gasink attempted to book...

G-8 planners take lessons from Miami riots

...his front yard during next year's G-8 Summit. "If you watched that Miami...blocking city streets. Since then, G-8 organizers have held the summit in out-of-the-way...Georgians will see minimal impact from the G-8. "I am very confident that between...

G-8 Summit bringing tech upgrade to coastal lowlands

...technological facelift in anticipation of the G-8 Summit. Leaders from the Group of Eight...Sonny Perdue's chief planner for the G-8 Summit. "It's a beautiful thing...Brunswick area. Bob Goodwin, head of the G-8 Host Committee, said communication...