US retail sales crawl upward in October led by online shopping

...percent. Furnishers, building material sellers, sporting goods outlets and department stores also notched gains.But gas station store sales tumbled 0.9 percent in October and have dropped 20.1 percent over the past 12 months. Spending at auto...

Man takes plea after third shooting arrest

...offense ? two years, nine months and 25 days.Assistant District Attor ney Hank Syms said a number of people were at a gas station at 1500 Gordon Highway early Jan. 3 when shots were fired at vehicles and Angela Moore was wounded. Though some witnesses...

Tigers on their way to being back on top

...a regular guy. He's not trying to project himself. If you didn't know who he was and met him at the store or a gas station, he would seem like a regular guy."Swinney started the Tiger Walk, in which the team goes through the parking...

Cigarettes stolen from Augusta gas station

...broke into a Gordon Highway convenience store Tuesday and left with cigarettes.The burglary happened at Lucky Spot Gas Station, 1237 Gordon Highway, at 11:30 p.m. The burglar, who was dressed in a hooded jacket and jeans, left with 30...

Cigarettes, money taken from Richmond County gas station

Six cartons of cigarettes were pilfered Tuesday from an Augusta gas station, police say.About 3 a.m., deputies were called to Lucky Spot in the 1200 block of Gordon Highway, where the back door of...

Suspect sought after attempted theft at Augusta gas station

Deputies are on the lookout for a man who tried to take money Wednesday from an Augusta gas pump.

Halloween contact lenses pose danger, feds warn

...lenses."I have never seen an eye exam or witnessed a contact lens training session conducted at a flea market or gas station,'' says Briggs, the optometrist. "You only get one set of eyes, so don't put them at risk by using contact...

Teens charged with murder of woman at Atlanta-area gas station

...STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Police say three teenagers have been charged with murder in the shooting death of a woman at a gas station near Stone Mountain in DeKalb County, east of Atlanta.Local news media outlets reported Saturday that all three suspects...

Woman gunned down at Ga. gas station

...Ga. - Police say a woman has been shot to death at a gas station in DeKalb County, just outside Atlanta.Police tell...details were immediately available early Friday.The gas station is near the city of Stone Mountain, just east of Atlanta...

US retail sales rise 0.1 pct. in September; auto gains offset drop in gas station spending

Americans spent cautiously at retailers in September, with stepped-up spending for cars, clothes and restaurants tempered by sales declines for gasoline, building materials and online outlets.