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Presidents tried influence vote, Blatter says

BERLIN - FIFA president Sepp Blatter said in a Sunday newspaper...interventions" from former French president Nicolas Sarkozy and German counterpart...of economic interests."Former DFB president Theo Zwanziger wrote in his book that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-05/presidents-tried-influence-vote-b
Ex-store owner's social media password case breaks new ground

...posting politically charged messages that criticized the president and promoted Second Amendment rights.But after losing ownership...government.He said his Facebook posts and tweets criticizing President Obama and supporting gun owners' rights were his personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-05/ex-store-owners-social-med
Eventful Copa America puts an end to Chilean suffering

...victory at the Estadio Nacional ? with President Michelle Bachelet cheering from the...American officials and eventually forced President Sepp Blatter to announce he will be stepping down. CONMEBOL president Juan Angel Napout told The Associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-05/eventful-copa-america-puts-end-ch
Last two supercentenarians have seen world of changes

...Benito Mussolini, the first polio vaccines and the first black president of the United States.Jones, who lives in New York, currently...parties, letters from local elected officials and a note from President Obama fill the surfaces. A sign in the kitchen reads...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-04/world-apart-2-women-birthdates-1800
Overtime

...Rafter and chief executive Craig Tiley.Australian Associated Press reported from Wimbledon on Saturday that Tennis Australia president Steve Healy said Tomic's disrespectful post-match comments after his third-round loss to top-seeded Novak Djokovic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-05/overtime
Carli Lloyd's hat trick helps Americans win third World Cup title

...for their record third championship and first since 1999.A sellout crowd of 53,341 spectators that included U.S. Vice President Joe Biden roared in approval for Lloyd's hat trick, the first ever in a Women's World Cup final."I was just on a mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-05/carli-lloyds-hat-tri
Gov. Nikki Haley says church shooting will forever change her outlook

...legislators and community leaders, including Lonnie Randolph, the president of the state NAACP chapter, which has long fought to remove...symbol of a brutally oppressive past."Lewis Gossett, the president of the state Manu fac tu rers Alliance, said he began speaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-05/gov-nikki-haley-says-church-s
Going rogue

...And it's confusing everyone, according to David Stevens, president and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, by "issuing...independent inspector general at the agency.Unfortunately, President Obama (signature promise: to run "the most transparent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-04/going-rogue
Power companies are testing drones to spot trouble

...you to do the repair," said Larry Monroe, the senior vice president for research and environmental affairs at Southern Co.Still...quality results," said Michael Lamb, Xcel Energy's vice president of operating services. "This has got a lot of potential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-04/power-companies-are-testin
Keep on trucking

...trucking spent nearly $150 billion on diesel fuel alone," said Glen Kedzie, the American Trucking Association's vice president. "So the potential for real cost savings and associated environmental benefits of this rule are there."One consulting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-05/keep-trucking