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Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Braves game

...and was pronounced dead at Grady Memorial Hospital. There was no immediate word on his identity pending notification of his next...said police don't suspect foul play at this point. He said no fans were hurt in the lower level seats where the man fell.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/fan-dies-after-fall-uppe
Rookie Luis Severino leads Yankees over Braves

...his fifth start since his big league debut Aug. 5, was dominant. He struck out five and walked three.Severino has allowed no more than three runs while pitching five or six innings in each start.Andrew Miller pitched a perfect ninth for his 28th save...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/rookie-luis-severino-lea
Questions surround Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic proposal

...The railroad said in an October letter to the mayor that it has no plans to close or relocate the facility and is planning a major modernization...plan refers to necessary environmental and planning studies, but no cost estimates are given."When they deal with real estate developers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-29/questions-surround-los-a
Serena Williams' bigget foe is 'fear and doubt'

...and among the greatest athletes ever?no matter the gender, sport or era?the 33-year-old...When the U.S. Open begins Monday, the No. 1-seeded Williams will embark on a bid...said Maria Sharapova, who is seeded No. 3 and could face Williams in the semifinals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-29/serena-williams-bigg
Manchester United has high hopes for 21-year-old Memphis Depay

...MANCHESTER, England - Players who have flourished in the iconic No. 7 jersey at Manchester United have had three attributes in common...an imitation of a dance move by American rapper, Silento.The No. 7 shirt at Old Trafford can be a burden ? just ask Angel Di...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-29/manchester-united-ha
Dictionaries doomed in high-tech world

...The computer where I do most of my word work can look them up faster than you, me or a room full of English majors.There is no need to lift a heavy book and thumb through those flimsy, Bible-like pages to find enlightenment. For this reason, I suspect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-29/dictionaries-doomed-high-tech
Ashton Eaton digs deep to take gold in decathlon

BEIJING - This was going to hurt. No way around it for Ashton Eaton.To get where the American decathlete wanted to go, he had to endure just a little more pain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-29/ashton-eaton-digs-de
Gov. Nathan Deal says Georgia is prepared for coming weather

ATLANTA - The lessons of "Snowpocalypse" convinced Gov. Nathan Deal that there's no such thing as being prepared too early, he said Friday as Tropical Storm Erika threatened to visit Georgia.The National Hur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-29/gov-nathan-deal-says-georgia-
Always aim for safety

There's no excusing the third-grader who accidentally...that's why he sneaked it in.But there's no excuse for the boy's family, either.They're...with it.In the information age, there's no reason for any household to go unschooled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-28/always-aim-safety
Bubba Watson leads Barclays while Jordan Spieth exits

...weekend at The Barclays.He also lost his No. 1 ranking.Bubba Watson, momentarily...otherwise sleepy afternoon at a course where no one could get some separation, two peculiar...who isn't playing this week, returns to No. 1."I've reached that peak already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-08-28/bubba-watson-leads-barclays-