University Hospital moves to protect workers as scrutiny on injury increases

...get injured on the job, and the federal government will be getting a lot tougher on health care facilities where those injuries...them.In the case of cardiac patient Marilyn Avery, it is getting her to move from the bed to stand up on a walker, which has...

John Smoltz defied odds by making Hall of Fame after Tommy John surgery

...he said. "Everything's a number. Everybody's got the answer. I wouldn't say a word if it was getting better. It's getting worse. Ever since we discussed and became focused with the pitch count, it's been worse." Major League...

Olympic hopeful Pardon Ndhlovu has found home in Augusta

...competitive running in me," he said. "The good thing about competitive running is you peak as you get older. So I'll be getting faster and faster."For now, Ndhlovu plans to graduate in December with his MBA degree and stick around. If he does, you'll...

South Augusta Chick-fil-A opens to lines, overnight campers

...first as a team member at the Augusta Exchange restaurant. "Ever since then, I have always been asked, 'When are we getting a Chick-fil-A in south Augusta?' " he said.Hughes began as an owner and operator of the Augusta Mall Chick-fil-A...

Bond denied for Martinez woman accused in her infant son's death

...stop crying so he could finish cooking meth. While all this was happening to her baby, Lexis Russell was in the other room getting high." Russell called 911 about 4:35 a.m. after she said she woke to find her son unresponsive and not breathing. They...

Top regulator says Fiat Chrysler to face sanctions for conduct in recalls

...truck and the wheels can lock up. Owners were notified that parts were available in the fall of 2013, but the agency kept getting numerous complaints, he said."Although Chrysler reported that it had completed sending notices to owners in November of...

Taylor declares run for District 122 seat while Duncan mulls decision

...more service to Columbia County residents, I have to do this. Sadly there is no other way to approach it."Duncan said getting into a legislative race against a friend is not what he would prefer, but he might have to make that decision."The hard...

Williams sisters could be on collision course at Wimbledon

...Isner, a former Georgia player, and 105th-ranked Denis Kudla, who followed up his victory over No. 28 Pablo Cuevas by getting past 18-year-old Alexander Zverev."A few years ago, I was being asked, 'What happened to U.S.A. tennis?' And...

Offensive action, reaction

...sedative in our drinking water. Between the Confederate flag and Donald Trump and gay marriage and everything else that's getting under everyone's skin today, this country has never needed a chill pill more.Or politicians with a little more sense.

Church shooting suspect's sister seeks donations for wedding online, then takes Web page down

...supportive comments for Roof and her fiance while others derided them.As written, comments in support included:"I to am getting married this August and can only imagine how this could devastating to you. I hope my small contribution can help you out...