Top-ranked Kentucky escapes with win at LSU

...84-year-old Tarkanian was fighting a respiratory ailment and infection for which he was taken by ambulance to a hospital Monday.It's the third hospitalization in 10 months for the coach dubbed "Tark the Shark."

Aimee Copeland leaves Doctors Hospital

Aimee Copeland left the Au gusta hospital Monday morning where she had been treated since early May for a life-threatening disease.Barclay Bishop, a spokeswoman for Doctors...

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Mays in Minnesota with pneumonia Augusta Commissioner Willie Mays was in a Minnesota hospital Monday night recovering from pneumonia. Mr. Mays, Augusta's District 9 commissioner, apparently went to the hospital Sunday in Minneapolis...

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Marijuana brownies sicken Effingham County students, police say

SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- Several Effingham County high school students were taken to an area hospital Monday after consuming brownies authorities believe were laced with marijuana.Effingham County sheriff's spokesman David Ehsanipoor...

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Neilson to undergo stem cell transplant

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Flyers coach Roger Neilson is scheduled to enter a hospital Monday to begin a stem cell transplant for cancer. Neilson is expected to remain in the hospital for about three weeks, followed by...

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...Passengers Felicia Brown, 19, and Lekeyla Huger, 19, both of Cross, S.C., were listed in good condition at the hospital Monday afternoon, hospital spokeswoman Karen Shipp said. Charles Prope, who was driving a tanker truck for Howard Sheppard...

Panthers' Hedican out 4-to-8 weeks

...Hospital in Weston, where he underwent surgery to straighten his jaw and wire it shut. He was released from the hospital Monday afternoon. Sutter said Hedican will be sidelined 4-to-8 weeks. "We still haven't gotten the final call as...

Pedestrian hospitalized after hit-and-run in Aiken County in serious condition

...Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a hit-and-run accident in Aiken County that sent a pedestrian to the hospital Monday. About 9:30 p.m., a light-colored, four-door vehicle was traveling north on Augusta Road near Anthony...

Woman hurt in Riverwalk Augusta mugging asks forgiveness for assailants

...teaches autistic children and is a dance instructor at Rhythm and Class Dance in Belvedere, was released from the hospital Monday. Spires, who works in landscaping and is a volunteer at West Side Fire Department, remains in critical condition...

Riverwalk visitors wary after couple's mugging

...County Sheriff's Office.University Hospital spokeswoman Rebecca Sylvester said Solesbee was released from the hospital Monday morning.No condition was available for Spires, who police said had suffered a skull fracture and brain bleeding...