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Toronto is 'thrilled' to get Troy Tulowitzki in deal

...his position was available.""We're getting the best shortstop in baseball in our...38, tied for third worst in the AL."Getting better doesn't have to mean a reliever...agreed to waive his no-trade clause after getting the assurances he needed from Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-28/toronto-thrilled-get-tro
Dan Quinn looking to transform Falcons' defense

...camp will drive home the point that the off-season changes are permanent."Now that message begins that hey, we're just getting started in terms of the mindset of how we're going to go about things," Quinn said.The foundation of the offense returns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-28/dan-quinn-looking-transform-f
Building dedication held for former Sheriff Ronnie Strength

...outset.Former Mayor Deke Copenhaver said Strength was always a man "more concerned with the safety of his citizens than getting his name on the side of the building."At Tuesday's dedication ceremony, friends and former colleagues told stories of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-28/building-dedication-held-form
Dine & Dish: Sole Augusta is newest sushi hot spot

...to Japanese mayo and eel sauce. And hey, it's an all-you-can-eat menu for less than $14, so you're definitely getting your money's worth!Piers' faves included the spicy tuna, which had some heat but wasn't overpowering, and surprisingly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-29/dine-dish-sole-august
ACC still fighting for respect despite recent success

...Swinney doesn't understand the lingering negativity and bias."Six years ago, when I first came in the league, we were getting beat up a little bit," Swinney said. "But all you've got to do is look at what's happened, the results on the field...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-07-28/acc-still-fighting-respec
As Fed meets, it edges toward its first rate hike since 2006

WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve is getting close to raising interest rates for the first time in nearly...raised rates when it perceives a need to prevent inflation from getting out of control.Part of the slowdown in inflation, though...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/fed-meets-it-edges-toward-
Minimally sustainable

The misguided mission to assure hotel maids, dishwashers and fast-food workers are paid $15 an hour keeps getting more outrageous.New York state and Los Angeles County have separately passed wage laws that will phase in a $15-an-hour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-27/minimally-sustainable
South Carolina snaps streak at junior event

AIKEN - Ashley Czarnecki's summer just keeps getting better and better.The golfer from Green ville, S.C., had already won the Women's South Carolina Golf Association junior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-26/south-carolina-snaps-streak-
Home run helps Braves salvage series against Cardinals

...fastball from Michael Wacha that carried the Braves to a 3-2 victory over the Cardinals on Sunday."I accomplished my dream by getting to the big leagues," Garcia said through an interpreter. "I'm twice as happy now that I hit my home run and was able...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-26/home-run-helps-braves-sa
Nike Nationals defending champ Cal Storm makes statement on tournament's opening day

...we struggle a little bit early and it's part of kids just getting familiar with me and my personality and my style and my demands...should have been following shots knowing there is a benefit to getting an offensive rebound," Quintero said. "You have to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-07-27/nike-nationals-defend