Boss ordered records destroyed, court told

...director for Atlanta Public Schools testified Thursday that then- Superintendent Beverly Hall ordered drafts of a report on an investigation into standardized test cheating allegations to be destroyed.Millicent Few said she was told it was legal to destroy the...

Coroner identifies victim of house fire

...of Farmers Bridge Road.According to a statement released by Coroner Mark Bowen, Keats died from smoke inhalation. The fire is still under investigation and no other details are available at this time, Bowen wrote in an e-mail.

Employee stole wedding gifts, police say

...said Pope was no longer employed there. Reading from a statement, he said, "We cannot comment on an ongoing criminal investigation. We are very sorry that this occurred. ... The Hay House is working with the bride and groom and law enforcement to...

Augusta man acquitted of most serious charges in GRU police shooting case

...apartments, where GRU police were responding to a noise complaint. Stewart has pleaded not guilty to criminal charges.An investigation by The Augusta Chronicle last year found Martin's use of force between 2010 and 2013 far surpassed any other GRU officer...

Attorney general finds no state law violations by resigned Augusta commissioner Donnie Smith

...Smith admitted during an extensive investigation conducted by the Georgia Department...Commission four days after the DPS investigation was made public, prompting the need...letter said the office reviewed the DPS investigation and supplemental materials provided...

'DeflateGate' loses a bit of steam on Super Bowl Media Day

...statement, he said he expects an apology from the NFL when its investigation determines the Patriots did nothing wrong."To be honest...just said what I believed."Beyond that, the NFL's investigation of deflated footballs used by New England in the AFC championship...

Sorry, wrong number

...aircraft, the police can access data from hundreds or thousands of people in addition to the person or persons targeted for investigation.Stingrays received a fair amount of media attention last year despite attempts by police departments and federal agencies...

Allendale County train wreck leaked acid

...the photographic, textile and rubber industries."The investigation into the cause of the derailment is ongoing," said Seay...cooperating fully with state and federal agencies leading that investigation."The derailment closed a section of South Carolina Highway...

Augusta VA appointed new director

...stakeholder groups," Sepich said.Though the gastrointestinal deaths have drawn the most scrutiny, including an ongoing investigation by the House Committee on Veterans Affairs, the Augusta VA has struggled in other areas, too.The hospital was one of...

Augusta man shot at by GRU officer on trial

...noise complaint. Stewart has pleaded not guilty to charges of aggravated assault, giving a false name and obstruction.An investigation by The Augusta Chronicle last year found Martin's use of force between 2010 and 2013 far surpassed any other GRU officer...