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Rookies Kris Bryant, Joc Pederson make All-Star Game roster

NEW YORK - Less than three months after making his major league debut, Chicago Cubs...roster for Alex Rodriguez, enjoying a renaissance in his return to the New York Yankees following a season-long drug suspension.Dodgers catcher Yasmani...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-06/rookies-kris-bryant-joc-
Al Jazeera YouTube channel airs satirical video about US

NEW YORK (AP) - A video posted on an Al Jazeera YouTube channel over the Fourth of July weekend mocks Americans for dubious "achievements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-06/al-jazeera-youtube-channel-airs
As oil price falls, low gas prices projected this fall

NEW YORK - A slew of global economic and geopolitical factors are working to pummel the price of oil and set up U.S. drivers for very...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-06/oil-price-falls-low-gas-pr
Rants & Raves

...aren't Christians, either. HOW MANY LAW enforcement officers and prison guards does it take to find the guys that escaped in New York. They were on foot not in a spaceship. A BIG RAVE and THANK YOU to the personnel at Fort Gordon who made the welcome home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-05/rants-raves
Dollar Tree completes $8.5B purchase of Family Dollar

NEW YORK - Dollar Tree has completed its $8.5 billion acquisition of rival discount chain Family Dollar after a year-long struggle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-06/dollar-tree-completes-85b-
Slimmer Oreo cookie targeted at adults

NEW YORK - Oreos are getting a skinny new look, and its maker says the new cookie is a "sophisticated" snack for grown-ups that isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-06/slimmer-oreo-cookie-target
Overtime

...player performance, had no idea how to control the budget for player funding. Horse RacingTrainer wins big at Belmont ParkIn New York, trainer Chad Brown capped a big holiday weekend of turf stakes victories with Goldy Espony taking the $100,000 River Memories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-05/overtime
Global markets fall sharply after Greek 'no' vote

...however, took a big hit. The benchmark U.S. contract tumbled $2.72 to $54.21 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.With Greek banks still shuttered and the European Central Bank under pressure to stop its emergency liquidity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-06/global-markets-fall-sharply-
Ex-store owner's social media password case breaks new ground

...Alcede's case, acknowledged that "the landscape of social media is yet mostly uncharted in bankruptcy," and cited a 2011 New York bankruptcy court case that treated such accounts like subscriber lists, which "provide valuable access to customers and potential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-05/ex-store-owners-social-med
Giants star Jason Pierre-Paul injured in fireworks incident

NEW YORK - The Giants are aware of an incident involving Jason Pierre-Paul and fireworks, but the team is unsure about the severity of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-06/giants-star-jason-pierre-paul