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3 officers hospitalized after assault at McCormick Correctional Institution

...m. and 6 p.m. The officers, who have not been identified, were taken to outside hospitals to receive treatment for injuries that weren't life-threatening.The facility remains on lockdown, and an investigation is underway. The investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-31/3-officers-hospitalize
Gunfire hits cars near Atlanta airport

...Atlanta's airport.College Park police tell WSB-TV someone fired a gun in the area of Riverdale Road and I-285 West shortly before 6 a.m. Monday.Police said the gunshots struck three cars and two people reported minor injuries.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-31/gunfire-hits-cars-near-atlan
Hawks fall on road to Pistons

...three quarters by an illness.Tolliver made his eighth consecutive start in place of Greg Monroe, who is out with a right knee injury.Thabo Sefolosha scored 19 points for Atlanta, while Al Horford had 16 on 8 of 11 shooting.The Hawks (56-19), who have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-03-31/hawks-fall-road-pistons
Smoke killed Heard Avenue fire victim, autopsy says

...department spokeswoman Dee Griffin said. The other unit, which was home to a woman and her four children, sustained smoke damage. No other injuries were reported.Her autopsy was conducted at the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta this week.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-31/smoke-killed-augusta-f
Colt who has excelled in Dubai debuts in Run to the Roses top 10 rankings

...1, followed by Carpe Diem and American Pharoah.Withers winner Far From Over is off the Derby trail with a left rear leg injury. Itsaknockout dropped out after finishing fourth in the Florida Derby.Saturday's schedule includes theSanta Anita Derby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-31/colt-who-has-excelled-dubai-debut
Unbeaten Kentucky boasts depth, versatility

...wanted. Calipari has also platooned against weaker schools, beginning both halves with the approach.A season-ending knee injury to junior forward Alex Poythress in December thrust 6-foot-10 Trey Lyles into the starting lineup, changing substitutions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-31/unbeaten-kentucky-boasts-depth-ve
Cruise control doesn't steer

...the weekend, as terror group Boko Haram attacked polling places. Yet, millions of votes were cast, sometimes at risk of injury or death.And we can't come out in the U.S. and vote completely unmolested. Shameful.The United States has long been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-31/cruise-control-doesnt
Big rigs often go faster than tires can handle

...exceeding the 75 mph rating was the most likely cause in all 16 complaints examined. The blowouts resulted in three crashes but no injuries.State officials and the tire and trucking industries point the finger at each other for causing the problem. Highway officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/big-rigs-often-go-faster-t
Micheal Summers is vying to be Georgia Tech's No. 1 receiver

...Thomas, who had 2,805 all-purpose yards and 26 touchdowns, is wearing a non-contact jersey early in spring to avoid injury risk. "We've got four offensive linemen out and a bunch of (new) skill guys," Johnson said. "We don't want to put...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-31/micheal-summers-vying-be-
Proposal would cut time for suing over Georgia workplace injuries

ATLANTA -- Workers would have less time to see if a job-related accident or chemical exposure resulted in a disability so they could file a claim under legislation that a joint legislative panel considered Monday

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-30/proposal-would-cut-time-su