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Home intruder demands money, strikes man

A 62-year-old man was hit on the head by a burglar at his...Wrightsboro Road about 4:20 a.m. The man said he was asleep in his bedroom when someone...intruder demanded money but ran off when the man refused. The victim refused medical treatment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-26/home-intruder-demands-
Missing Graniteville man found safe

A missing Graniteville man was found safe Sunday morning.David Pearson, 88, went missing from his home Sat urday afternoon and was found early Sun day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-26/missing-graniteville-m
Augusta man beaten by group wanting to use vehicle

An Augusta man was hospitalized Sunday after refusing to let four strangers borrow his vehicle...Richmond County Sheriff's Office report.After being refused, the group of men punched the victim in the head. He was treated for head injuries at a hospital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-26/augusta-man-beaten-gro
A hero with humility

...Vietnam War veterans.Then again, Pickens wasn't the type of man to brag.Pickens died Thursday, age 83, after a long illness...at Arlington National Cemetery ? a richly deserved honor for a man of bravery, dignity and humility.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-27/hero-humility
Augusta man dies by lethal injection

Augusta man dies by lethal injection JACKSON...Bonnie. On a dirt road, the man and the boy were forced to lie...They offered a lift to two men walking along Sand Bar Ferry...the trunk, Mr. Clay heard the men discuss who should do the shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml
California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...championships Monday, becoming one of 10 men to qualify for next year's Olympics...now won all five events.Xie Siyi won the men's 1-meter springboard with 485.50...Africa, who won the 5K title Saturday.In men's 1-meter diving, Xie was never worse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-27/california-surfer-wins-10k-open-w
My car is too unsophisticated to hack

...recalled are the ones with 8.4-inch touchscreens on the dashboard, because this glitch is all about computers. A couple of men recently took control, remotely, of a Cherokee through its digital radio, and Chrysler didn't merely jump; it asked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-26/my-car-too-unsophisticated-ha
Push to test old rape kits creates backlog for GBI crime lab

...kits from instances where investigators conclude no crime was committed.There are privacy issues with testing samples from men not suspected of criminal activity because the U.S. Constitution prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures. Because everyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-27/push-test-old-rape-kit
Selective hearing strikes at any age

...last house, a woman looking out her kitchen window watched the men as they checked her gas meter.Finishing the meter check, the...wrong.Gasping for breath, she replied, "When I see two gas men running as hard as you two were, I figured I'd better run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-27/selective-hearing-strikes-any
Donovan returns to sidelines to take part in MLS' All-Star Week

...had the chance to do this again, just to be around it again it's pretty incredible. And to see it through the eyes of young men will be really fascinating for me and I think it will give me the opportunity to sort of feel that again and it will be a great...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-27/donovan-returns-sidelines-take-pa