Spurs' Kawhi Leonard chosen NBA's Defensive Player of the Year

...the profile of Cuba's arguably fourth most-popular sport, after baseball, boxing and soccer.GRINER ARRESTED: Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner and her fiancee, fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson, were arrested on suspicion of assault and disorderly...

What Is It?

...detail is missing from that model year, I almost missed identifying this one."In my mind, I had already decided this was a Mercury or Mopar product and had not even considered the Riviera ? despite the European reference. In all my years of fawning over...

What Is It?

...its 1960 debut year and sold through the Mercury dealers. Similar to the Continental, the Comet is universally referred to as a Mercury Comet, and just as you will not find...Continental Mark IIs, you will not find any Mercury badging on the 1960 Comet. The Comet...

Sparks' Candace Parker to miss start of WNBA season

...has been playing year round and needed a break."Phoenix Mercury star Diana Taurasi said in February she would miss the entire...7.1 rebounds last season for the Sparks, who lost to the Mercury in the first round of the playoffs.New Sparks coach Brian...

Savannah River Site recycles 568 tons of materials, precious metals worth $1.4 million

...970,000 pounds of scrap metal? 13,000 pounds of spent ammunition shell casings? 50,000 fluorescent tubes, mercury lamps and other bulbs? 900 gallons of used antifreeze? 11,600 gallons of used oil? 35,000 pounds of lead-acid...

Carl Ayers Sr.

...Augusta, Georgia for many years before settling with his family in Sylvania, Georgia in 1977. He founded Sylvania Ford-Mercury and served as President and CEO until his retirement in 1992. He was an avid outdoorsman and an active member of McDonald...

Three help Mercury dominate Sky to extend home win streak

...five in the first quarter ? and the Mercury soared past the Chicago Sky 83-62...her first 10 shots and scored 26 for the Mercury in their 19th consecutive home victory...there was no such comeback against the Mercury.Phoenix scored the first eight of the...

You Remembered: Driver's education

...drive.At age 13, my parents bought me a brand-new 1960 Mercury Comet and I was able to get a drivers license at that time...collision.At age 16, they bought me a brand-new red 1963 Mercury F-85.Times have changed.? Patty Babb, North Augusta

Electronics can be recycled to keep materials out of Augusta landfill

...have both valuable parts and hazardous materials that need to stay out of landfills, such as lead in tube-style TVs and mercury in LED screens.Aluminum and steel from electronics can be sent to metal recycling markets, and hard drives, circuits and...

Duke Energy faces federal criminal charges for coal ash pollution, expects to pay $102 million

...behind when coal is burned to generate electricity, contains such toxic heavy metals as arsenic, selenium, chromium and mercury."It's not just a slap on the wrist," said Kemp Burdette, of Cape Fear River Watch. "A $100 million fine is a significant...