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Tuk Tuk factory aims to make inroads in US

...tuk-tuks are classified as motorcycles by the U.S. Department of Transportation, drivers would have had to wear eye protection and get a motorcycle endorsement for the license. Anyone under 18 also would have had to wear a helmet.But state Rep...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-25/tuk-tuk-factory-aims-make-
Group stopped from desegregating war memorial sues South Carolina

...power over local matters and that the 15-year-old law is unconstitutional.The fight has one senator who pushed for the protection of monuments to help get the Confederate flag off the dome regretting that he fell victim to fears that Civil War monuments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-23/group-stopped-desegregating-w
Wal-Mart urges suppliers to curb antibiotics, treat animals better

...disciplinary action.Animal activists groups praised the steps but want more."This is a historic and landmark day for the protection of farmed animals in America," said Nathan Runkle, the president of Mercy for Animals. "We urge Wal-Mart to add greater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-22/wal-mart-urges-suppliers-c
Curves and 'self-healing' offered in super-premium phones

...and feel smooth after such abuse.You can ditch those bulky protective cases, though self-healing doesn't mean full protection. The screen itself is still prone to scratches and cracks, as with any other phone, though LG says a special chemical layer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-23/curves-and-self-healing-of
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...to provide about 200,000 acres of farmland and forest. Nearly 1,500 families were displaced in the name of freedom and protection from Soviet Communism. The federal government put more than 38,000 people to work by September 1952, toiling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
2014 Annual Drinking Water Report (CCR) Quality Report City of Bly...

...We have a well head and source water protection plan in place at the City Hall; these...obtained by calling the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Safe Drinking Water...bottled water which must provide the same protection for public health. How can I get involved...

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Across Georgia

...dog in the hot car.Georgia state law allows an individual to break a car window to save a child in distress, but the same protection does not apply to pets.Couple charged in 2-year-old's deathSOPERTON, GA. - A Treutlen County couple has been arrested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-20/across-georgia
Local authorities get assist from GBI in drug disposal

...allowed them to bring "a van full" for disposal. The company was later shut down after being fined by the Environmental Protection Agency for not having the proper filters needed for burning drugs.Even though there are local incinerators, Brabazon said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-20/local-authorities-get-
Allow same-sex marriage

...will change if gay couples are granted the freedom to marry. Likewise, religious organizations already enjoy significant protections in hiring individuals who share their beliefs for ministerial roles.This year alone, more than 200 of our fellow Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-07/allow-same-sex-marriage
Historic synagogue building worth saving

...defender's office, until a permanent venue can be located to serve those most vulnerable and those who can least afford the protections guaranteed to them under our constitutions.Imagine a commission that follows the lead of historical communities such as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-16/historic-synagog