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Companies look to inspire women to try tech careers

...than half of the nation's workforce, but they still play a small role in inventing technology, according to the National Center for Women and Information Technology.Efforts such as the TUNE-sponsored house and numerous other initiatives are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-30/companies-look-inspire-wom
UGA receiving more rape reports; school officials say higher numbers result of policy change

...offenses reported to college campus authorities nearly doubled between 2001 and 2012, according to a July report by the National Center for Education Statistics.The increase in reports doesn't necessarily mean that sexual assault is on the rise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-25/uga-receiving-more-rape-repor
UGA rape reports climbing

...offenses reported to college campus authorities nearly doubled between 2001 and 2012, according to a July report by the National Center for Education Statistics.The increase in reports doesn't necessarily mean that sexual assault is on the rise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-10-20/uga-rape-reports-climbing
Many Augusta-area charities operating with deficit

...restrictions as the reasons for hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses.According to the latest data from the National Center for Charitable Statistics, nearly 40 percent of the 514 nonprofit organizations in Au gus ta's seven-county metropolitan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-29/many-augusta-area-charities-o
Alzheimer's deaths increasing more than other causes, data show

A report prepared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statisticsy shows a greater rise in death rates for Alzheimer's.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-19/alzheimers-deaths-increasing
North Augusta man arrested on child pornography charges

...against Children Task Force made the arrest.According to Powell, investigators received a cyber-tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, indicating Heffner had uploaded material containing child pornography to a data...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-13/north-augusta-man-arre
Electronics can be recycled to keep materials out of Augusta landfill

...county, Videtto said. Pickups are done about twice a year, she said.Jason Linnell, the executive director of the National Center for Electronics Recycling, said electronics have both valuable parts and hazardous materials that need to stay out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-21/electronics-can-be-recycled-k
Judge warns Alabama counties to comply with Supreme Court and allow gay marriages

...ask Judge Granade to hold them in contempt if they'd don't," said Shannon Minter of the San Francisco-based National Center for Lesbian Rights in Washington.Possible penalties include fines, cost assessments and even jail time, but Minter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-01/judge-warns-alabama-counties-comply
A ruinous ruling

...Obamacare subsidies marks a dangerous shift in American jurisprudence.Says Dr. David Hogberg, a senior fellow at the National Center for Public Policy Research: "From here on out, presidents and the bureaucracy can apply the law however they like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-26/ruinous-ruling
Safety of court-storming in question again

...conferences and schools?"Celebrations are going to happen. We know that," said Dr. Lou Marciani, who directs the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security at Southern Mississippi. "But we have to do a better job of encouraging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-24/safety-court-storming-que