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Freshman back Nick Chubb shines

...who started), receiver Isaiah McKenzie, running backs Sony Michel and Nick Chubb, tight end Jeb Blazevich, cornerback Rico Johnson and linebacker Lorenzo Carter.In the early going, the spotlight burned bright on McKenzie and Michel. McKenzie started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-08-31/freshman-back-nick-chubb-
Mimicking airlines, hotel fees go sky-high

...the high end.For $650 a night, guests at the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort ? set on a former coconut plantation in Puerto Rico ? enjoy rooms with 300-thread-count sheets and walk-in closets. But that's not the full price. There's a $60 nightly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-30/mimicking-airlines-hotel-f
Overtime

...In New York, Stephen Curry scored 20 points and the U.S. national team pulled away in the second half to beat Puerto Rico 112-86 in its final home exhibition game before the FIBA Basketball World Cup.James Harden added 13 points for the Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-22/overtime
Overtime

...for Team USA in a non-contact workout Thursday afternoon and intends to play in tonight's exhibition game against Puerto Rico at Mad ison Square Garden.Rose, who is working his way back from surgeries on both knees, had not practiced since playing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-21/overtime
Texas team eliminates Washington from Little League World Series

...Australia was eliminated. VENEZUELA 2, PUERTO RICO 1Ronny Medina struck out nine in five sparkling innings, and Venezuela beat Puerto Rico in an elimination game.Yadiel Santana...the first, but that was it for Puerto Rico. Medina allowed two hits. RAPID CITY...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-18/texas-team-eliminates-wa
Las Vegas uses long ball to rout Chicago at Little League World Series

...Tennessee.Pearland will play Lynnwood, Wash., today. SOUTH KOREA 8, PUERTO RICO 5Jun Hyeok Yun stole home to score the go-ahead run and South Korea beat Puerto Rico.Entering as pinch runner, Yun raced home after teammate Hae Chan Choi drew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-17/las-vegas-uses-long-ball
Trial of 12 set to begin in Atlanta cheating case

...lead to a lengthy and complex trial, experts said. Georgia's Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organi zations statute, or RICO, can be used when prosecutors want to demonstrate a pattern of activity within either an illegal or legitimate organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-10/trial-12-set-begin-atl
Search continuing for new director of East Central Health Disctrict

...office of the federal Health Resources and Services Administration. Her career began in public health in Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico, and she had also served as a consultant to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Region 4 in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/search-continuing-new-direct
Rhode Island rallies past Tennessee, stays alive in Little League World Series

...added a two-run single the next inning for a five-run lead.Venezuela next plays Monday against the South Korea-Puerto Rico winner. AUSTRALIA 10, CZECH REPUBLIC 1Callum Schipp struck out 11 batters to help Australia defeat the Czech Republic.Schipp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-16/rhode-island-rallies-pas
Worries are increasing over selling bond funds

...municipal bond prices to tumble.Last year, the trigger was worries about rising interest rates and the creditworthiness of Puerto Rico and other municipal borrowers. Investors began withdrawing their money from muni funds in the spring, and the largest category...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/worries-are-increasing-ove