Tigers hope to spring surprise as huge underdog against top-ranked Seminoles

COLUMBIA - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has seen too many underdog success stories to worry about what others think of his team's chances at top-ranked Florida State this week.Swinney said the 22nd-ranked Tigers (1-1) have practiced...

The Artside: Sacred Heart exhibit features Swanagin landscapes

...the exhibition. A fee of $10 for museum members and $14 for others includes a catered lunch. Call (706) 828-3867 to reserve...dance company, Complexions, and Amos Lee, Minton Sparks and others. Details and ticket information can be found at westoboufestival...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Montgomery Gentry heads for Evans

...life and by private and public efforts to make lives better for others.The word on the street, in fact, is that Montgomery and...Headlights, just was released for download on iTunes and other digital outlets on Sept. 2.No doubt Montgomery and Gentry...

PGA Tour's West Coast events could suffer from Match Play move

...Rory McIlroy figures to be a lock with his two majors. The others on the ballot are U.S. Open and Players Championship winner...though it was an opposite-field event in Puerto Rico. The other two candidates didn't even become members until midway through...

State retiree provider dropping Medicare Advantage plan

...were sent a message about the Blue Cross move last week. Others, she said, will get the information this month by postal...Plan covers more than 650,000 state employees, teachers, other school personnel, retirees and dependents.

Atlantic City loses 4th casino as Trump Plaza closes

...at you."Theresa Volpe, a cocktail server at the Plaza for 26 years, is looking for a new job - along with about 8,000 others suddenly cut loose by Atlantic City's casinos since January. An unemployment assistance session will be held Wednesday at...

Speculation swirls around Fed meeting, interest rates

...soon see the need to use some phrasing other than "considerable time" to signify...considerable time" and substituting other language to suggest a likely rate increase by early 2015.On the other hand, the Fed could drop "considerable...

Red tide off northwest Florida could hit economy

...ashore.Red tide kills fish, manatees and other marine life by releasing a toxin that paralyzes...waves, particularly those with asthma and other respiratory ailments.In 2005, a strong...tide needs to gain a foothold. Unlike other red tide species, Karenia brevis is not...

NFL's players' union appeals Ray Rice's indefinite suspension

...the NFL with legislation over Washington's nickname, a letter was dispatched to the other 31 team owners, and the issue was linked to the league's other recent troubles as the anti-"Redskins" movement took its cause to Capitol Hill.In...

May it never fail

...Americans.It's old. It's archaic. It gets in the way of getting things done. It needs to be a "living document" ? in other words, we need to be able to interpret it the way we'd like.In short, its words need to be meaningless so we can make...