Ga. Senate: Kingston, Perdue spend combined $11 million

...before the July 22 runoff.Rep. Jack Kingston has dominated in fundraising throughout the campaign, although former Dollar General CEO David Perdue has been closing the gap helped in large part by his personal funds. On Thursday, Kingston reported receiving...

Cavaliers lock up Irving to new five-year contract

...James back."We couldn't be happier to have Kyrie firmly at the core of our Cavaliers team and family for years to come," general manager David Griffin said. "He's already proven he's among the best in the NBA and we're excited to watch his continued...

South Carolina attorney general's office warns of e-mail scam

Did the South Carolina attorney general's office e-mail you threatening an...to be from the South Carolina attorney general's office, claims to be an "attorney...also contains seals from the attorney general's office, the U.S. Department of...

Gene discovery holds promise for heart disease treatment

...preventative cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital and an associate professor at...years away from being available to the general public.One should not interpret the...of internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Around the block

...American Civil War Living History group based in the Carolinas and Georgia.Their goal is to further the education of the general public and to preserve the memory of the Union and Confederate soldiers of the American Civil War Living History group.The...

Shopgirl: Codeacademy will teach you basic skills and knowledge about coding

...free learning space that teaches the major computer languages such as HTML/CSS, Java, Python and Ruby.Dash (created by General Assembly) teaches you the basic languages and follows through by giving you projects to work on like designing a blog theme...

Augusta Ice Sports Center could soon close

...Crerar, his wife and volunteers. He said business, especially in the summer, is scarce."In Augusta and in the South in general, it's a very difficult business to be profitable in," he said. "Skating is not second nature to people here."There...

URA votes to issue bonds for Municipal Building renovation

...While Medac's plans may have advanced too far to lure them back to Augusta, Plunkett said the URA may pass a "somewhat general resolution" offering its assistance to similar projects at Fort Discovery and other downtown sites. The panel authorized...

VA Secretary blames clinician shortage for Augusta scheduling problems

...not here or anyplace in the VA."Gibson said he can't take any personnel actions until the VA's Office of the Inspector General has completed its review; however, he added that he has not been to a location that is working more aggressively than the...

3 top picks to replace City Administrator Fred Russell named

...destruction in southwest Georgia. In 1996 she was named city manager, a title she held through December 2004. In 2005 she became general manager in the county manager's office in Mecklenburg County, N.C., for which Charlotte is the county seat.She touched...