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Biden testing political waters in Florida

...experiment.'"On Thursday night, Biden will pitch the Iran deal in an address to Jewish leaders in Atlanta. He then heads to Pittsburgh to march in a Labor Day parade on Monday with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, who met privately with the vice president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-09-02/biden-testing-political-wa
Redskins name Kirk Cousins their starting QB

...the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for an undisclosed 2017 draft choice.? Jacksonville traded placekicker Josh Scobee to Pittsburgh for a sixth-round draft pick in 2016.? The Buccaneers acquired rookie kicker Kyle Brindza from Detroit for tight end...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-31/redskins-name-kirk-cousins-th
Judge plans to rule soon on Tom Brady's suspension

...said that he hoped to rule by Friday, giving the Patriots enough time to prepare for their Sept. 10 season opener against Pittsburgh.Berman had ordered Goodell and Brady to attend Monday's hearing. Both arrived 90 minutes early to participate in talks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-31/judge-plans-rule-soon-tom-bra
Former GreenJacket Esposito returns to Augusta as visitor

...things as a fifth-round pick who struggled as a professional player. He now uses those memories to help guide some of the Pittsburgh Pirates' top prospect talent."It's always good to go back in time, look back at where I was back then playing in this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/former-greenjacket-espos
Packers' Nelson injures knee in preseason game

PITTSBURGH - Jordy Nelson caught the ball, spun and prepared to dart downfield...sideline early in the first quarter of Sunday's 24-19 exhibition loss to Pittsburgh, it might be the last sign of Nelson in his familiar No. 87 jersey this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-23/packers-nelson-injures-knee-p
Steelers agree to one-year deal with Michael Vick

Michael Vick needed a job. The Pittsburgh Steelers needed a backup quarterback.One solid workout solved...the field he can't make from an arm strength standpoint," Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin said. "He's a very experienced guy at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-25/steelers-agree-one-year-deal-
Packers lose wide receiver Jordy Nelson for season to a knee injury

...Aaron Rodgers, was injured Sunday in a preseason game at Pittsburgh."It's difficult to lose a guy like that in a meaningless...England and will likely skip the preseason finale against Pittsburgh, too. LIONS: Offensive lineman Rob Sims has announced his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-24/packers-lose-wide-receiver-jo
Some Dish channels go dark due to spat with their owner

...Fox and NBC in markets throughout the country, including Washington DC, Seattle/Tacoma, Minneapolis, St. Louis and Pittsburgh.Cable and satellite TV companies negotiate with channel owners over issues including how much to pay for the channels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/some-dish-channels-go-dark
Business news

...of ABC, CBS, CW, Fox and NBC in markets including Washington D.C., Seattle/Tacoma, Minneapolis, St. Louis and Pittsburgh.In other newsA FOUR-YEAR investigation found that officials of solar company Solyndra misrepresented facts and omitted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/business-news
Racial identity of "Black Lives Matter" activist questioned

...or offer scholarships based on race.Damaging labels have long been applied to high-profile leaders, said University of Pittsburgh historian David Garrow, who has written extensively about the FBI's efforts to label Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. a Communist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-08-24/racial-identity-black-live