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Chinese stock index jumps 5.3 percent as Asian stocks rise

...Jakarta also rose.European markets also advanced in early trading. France's CAC-40 added 2.1 percent to 4,597.36 and Germany's DAX gained 2.4 percent to 10,240.92.The gains came after Wall Street rocketed up overnight. The Dow Jones industrial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/chinese-stock-index-jumps-
US economy surged at 3.7 percent rate in second quarter

...In contrast, Japan ? the world's No. 3 economy ? shrank at an annual pace of 1.6 percent in the second quarter. Germany eked out 0.4 percent growth, while the United Kingdom expanded at a modest 0.7 percent rate. France didn't grow at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/us-economy-surged-37-perce
US stocks jump after Chinese market surges

...declining copper prices. Its stock climbed $2.27, or 28.7 percent, to $10.19.Markets overseas also mounted rallies.Germany's DAX gained 3.2 percent. France's CAC-40 increased 3.5 percent. Britain's FTSE 100 rose 3.6 percent.In other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/us-stocks-jump-after-chine
Global markets languish

...announcement late Tuesday that it was easing monetary policy to help stabilize gyrating markets and counter short liquidity.Germany's DAX dropped 0.9 percent to 10,033.24, Britain's FTSE 100 slipped 1.2 percent to 5,997.09 and the CAC40 in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/global-markets-languish
Champions Tour cancels event near site of blasts in China

...equation.The penalty for not meeting membership requirements is far stiffer than it is for Americans.Martin Kaymer, of Germany, a two-time major champion and former No. 1 player in the world, joined the PGA Tour in 2013. As a European, he is entitled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-08-25/champions-tour-cancels-event
US stock surge snaps 6-day losing streak on Wall Street

...good and bad, because of China as well as worries about a Fed rate increase.In international markets, major indexes in Germany, France and Britain fell anywhere from 1.3 to 1.7 percent. Markets in Asia were mixed. Japan's Nikkei 225 stock index...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/us-stocks-surge-snapping-6
Charley McKie

...Defense/Navy. Survivors include a sister, Gloria Matthew of North Augusta, SC; two sons, Charles Wieland of Bremerhaven, Germany and Byron McKie of Fort, Mill, SC; a daughter, Carolina Elena McKie Mendez of Santiago, Chile; stepchildren of Florida...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175659344
Tiger Woods | The Masters

...uncertainty surrounding the world's No. 1-ranked player's ability to contend in the Masters Tournament as there is this year. Germany's 26-year-old Martin Kaymer, who is in his sixth consecutive week at No. 1, understands. He hasn't made a cut in...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Tiger_Woods.shtml
Global market plunge intensifies on fears over China

...level a year ago.The sell-off intensified as European markets opened, where Britain's FTSE 100 down 4.4 percent, Germany's DAX 4.8 percent and the CAC 40 of France 5.1 percent. Dow futures were down over 4 percent while the S&P futures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/global-market-plunge-inten
Overtime

...Solheim Cup takes place Sept. 18-20 at the St. Leon-Rot Golf Club in Germany.Sweden's Anna Nordqvist, Spain's Azahara Munoz and Carlota Ciganda and Germany's Sandra Gal earned spots on the 12-member team through their world rankings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-24/overtime