Photos detail King Tut's face

CAIRO, Egypt - The first CT scan facial reconstructions of King Tutankhamun's mummy have produced images strikingly similar to the boy pharaoh's ancient portraits, with one model...

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Mother of 2 with cancer seeks help from the Empty Stocking Fund

...but have been actively looking for work. I still have loads of doctors appointments because I will soon start the breast reconstruction process."The Augusta Chronicle Empty Stocking Fund has helped people such as this for 84 years. Last year, the charity...

A fresh look

...senator elected in the South ? by either party ? since Reconstruction.Besides Scott, the GOP blazed other new trails for African-Americans...became the first black Republican elected in that state since Reconstruction.Other black Republicans mounted serious challenges in...

Across the region

...SCOTT HAS MADE history in Washington as he was sworn in as the first black U.S. senator elected from the South since Reconstruction after the Civil War. The Republican lawmaker was sworn in Tuesday by Vice President Joe Biden at the U.S. Capitol...

Miss. to dedicate new burn center

JACKSON, Miss. - Central Mississippi Medical Center will dedicate its JMS Burn & Reconstruction program Thursday.It is affiliated with Joseph M. Still Burn Centers Inc. in Augusta.Gov. Phil Bryant is scheduled to speak...

Software donation aids accident reconstruction

...the 21st century when it implements the latest in accident reconstruction software in 2014.Last week, the agency received ARAS 360...software takes the technical complications (of accident reconstruction) and puts it into a form so that it's easily understood...

Aiken street closed for accident reconstruction Wednesday

The Aiken Department of Public Safety's Accident Reconstruction Team will be mapping a traffic collision in the southbound lane of Laurens Street between Hampton and Edgefield avenues from 9...

2014 Election Night Updates

...election to the US Senate seat is notable because he is the first black man to win a statewide seat in South Carolina since Reconstruction.7:00 p.m.Ladies and gentlemen, if you're clicking on this story and haven't voted yet... you're too late...

Kingston continues political climb

...for Savannah in 1984. Six years later he became the first Republican to hold the First District congressional seat since Reconstruction, and he's been in Washington ever since, rising in seniority and power over those 22 years.Although he never had serious...

Reconstruction-era blacks reclaim spot in history

...the South Carolina House during Reconstruction reclaimed their place in history...Museum played host to a major Reconstruction exhibit that offered a balanced look at the complex period. Reconstruction was the federal government's...