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IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

LONDON - IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed the U.S. decision to bid for the 2024...world-wide reputation and topped the medal table at the last Olympic Games in London," Bach said. "Those athletes will be a huge asset for the bid."USOC...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
'Lone wolf' theory flawed

...terrorist has slaughtered an innocent victim ? or three. Recent "lone wolf" attacks have included a soldier hacked to death in London; shootings in Ottawa, Canada; car attacks in Jerusalem and Quebec; a hatchet attack in New York; and a beheading in Oklahoma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-16/lone-wolf-theory-flawed
For the record

...Ayana Ruffin, 38, of the 4500 block of Lakeland Court, theft by takingQuantavis Lamont Jackson, 21, of the 3600 block of London Boulevard, second-degree burglaryDemarco Myron Smith, 22, of the 400 block of Hale Street, second-degree burglaryCornelius...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-12-18/record
Night at the Movies

...the magic that brings the exhibits to life begins to fade, Larry (Ben Stiller) rallies his historical friends for a trip to London. Evans, Aiken, ExchangeWILD (R): Reese Witherspoon stars as a divorcee who seeks to conquer her demons by hiking 1,100...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-16/night-movies
Rome considers bid for 2024 Olympic Games

...which would be covered by the IOC ? or roughly half of what London spent in 2012."I don't want to get into details but that's...In 2012, archery was contested at Lord's cricket ground in London. A samba area will host archery in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-15/rome-considering-bid-202
Michaux: NFC South is NFL's stepchild

...division ? ironically against the first 11-win team in the league, the Arizona Cardinals. It blew a 21-point lead in London to the Lions and botched the clock management in yielding a winning field goal to the Cleveland Browns. Of course the Saints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-13/michaux-nfc-south-nfls-stepch
US stocks slump as oil rout continues

...other energy trading, Brent crude, the international benchmark, lost $1.83, or 2.9 percent, to $61.85 a barrel in London.On the NYMEX:- Wholesale gasoline fell 2.7 cents to close at $1.597 a gallon.- Heating oil fell 4.5 cents to close...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-12/us-stocks-slump-oil-rout-c
Suspect sought in Amsterdam Drive shooting in Augusta

...unidentified man was hospitalized Sunday after being shot near Barton Village.About 5 p.m., deputies responded to the corner of London Boulevard and Amsterdam Drive, where a black male in his late 20s had suffered a gunshot wound to the arm, according to Sgt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-07/suspect-sought-amsterd
Suspects sought in Barton Village shooting

...25-year-old man was hospitalized Sunday after being shot near Barton Village.About 5 p.m., deputies responded to 3645 London Blvd., where Travis Charter, of James Drive, had suffered a gunshot wound to the arm, according to Sgt. Allan Rollins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-08/suspects-sought-barton
A Joyful Noise: Tenor Marco Panuccio to perform at Covenant

...Boheme and Pinkerton in Puccini's Madame Butterfly. As a soloist, he has performed with symphony orchestras in Atlanta, London, Milwaukee and Lebanon.Learn more: www.marcopanuccio.com What: Empyrean String QuartetWhen: 7 p.m. Dec. 20Where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-12-12/joyful-noise-tenor-marco