Light touch can make for easy outdoor decorating for fall

...decorating by turning the trees a vivid palette of reds, oranges and golds. Add a pumpkin or two and the look is complete.In the rest...in their natural colors or painted white or a soft shade of gold.She also likes decorating with "the fiery fall foliage of...

A tale of four golds

...had already collected gold in the 100-meter butterfly...sport to capture four golds in one Olympiad when she...Barcelona. With three gold medals already in her...with four individual golds in one Olympiad. But...2:09.91 was behind gold-medalist Susan O'Neill...

Lochte's bid to win eight golds ends quickly

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates --- Michael Phelps can rest easy. Ryan Lochte is not going to match him with eight golds this week at the short-course world championships.Lochte's golden bid was derailed when the United States' 400-meter...

IOC seeks bidders for 2024 Summer Games

...Paris candidacy for the 2025 World Expo. Officials said they could do both and are awaiting the results of a feasibility study. GOLD FOR GERMANY? Ger many lasted held the Sum mer Olympics in Munich in 1972. Munich lost to Pyeongchang for the 2018 Winter Olympics...

National draws: CSRA includes six centers of gravity for America

...Warrior Project. Now that the AWP has partnered with the Wounded Warrior Project, it has gone national. The AWP not only is the gold standard for community support for veterans, it has a well-tested operational model for other communities to emulate. Cities...

Phone line for Georgia food stamp recipients busy

...delays their benefits."A lot of our pantries have seen increases in people served," Travis McNeal, the executive director of Gold en Harvest Food Bank in Au gusta, said last week after attending a meeting with 130 agencies.Tok Son, the owner of The Cor...


...women's race.Craftsbury, featuring world doubles champs Valentin and Martin Sinkovic, of Croatia, and Olympic singles gold medalist Mahe Drysdale, of New Zealand, beat an all-star boat of Olym pic and world medalists representing the London-based...

Slaying with Edgefield links remains mystery

...recovered some property stolen in Edgefield, S.C., where more than $120,000 worth of property, including valuable silver and gold coins and firearms were stolen. Most of the property was contained inside a large safe that would have taken several persons...

USA Swimming suspends Michael Phelps for 6 months

...came about a month after Phelps won three golds and two silvers at the Pan Pacific Championships...London Olympics, having won a record 18 gold medals and 22 medals in four games.Phelps...the Athens Olympics, where he won six gold medals.Phelps pleaded guilty to the charges...

Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest

...Olympics in London, having won a record 18 gold medals and 22 medals overall. But he returned...produced encouraging results, including three golds and two silvers at the Pan Pacific Championships...Olympic games in Greece, where he won six gold medals. He pleaded guilty to the charges...