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...Friday, U.S. Bank rup tcy Court Judge Sean Lane rejected a request made by American's former parent, AMR Corp., for the right to immediately eliminate retiree benefits for former pilots, flight attendants and other union workers. Lane granted AMR's...

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Vietnam veteran gets special chair for fishing

...how men graduated high school and went right back to working alongside him in the fields...out his left knee and another struck his right calf. The legs went limp and he could...warm sensation of blood pouring out of his right calf."It scared me when it bled like...

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Beech Island man arrested in Richmond County for possession

...for the deputies to frisk him for weapons. During the search, Deputy Kenneth McKenzie felt a large bulge in Boyd's front-right pants pocket, and another in his front jacket pocket, the report said.Deputy McKenzie detained Boyd for officer safety before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-18/beech-island-man-arres
Wolfpack come from behind to reach finals in region soccer tournament

...its way through traffic to sophomore Mekhi Honore, who launched it past the goalkeeper from eight yards out just inside the right post with 6:49 to play."It was a sigh of relief," said senior Bryan Thompson, who scored the game-tying goal with...

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Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...I did not kill that little boy, nor did I tell the boy he was going to die. I told him everything was going to be all right," said Mr. High, 43, as he lay strapped to a gurney. But Mr. High bragged after his arrest in August 1976 that he had...

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Sports | The Augusta Chronicle

...machines are jammed into a large room. SAN FRANCISCO - The Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig returned to the starting lineup in right field for Thursday's series finale against the San Francisco Giants amid news reports that smugglers who helped him defect...

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Dodgers' Yasiel Puig vows to focus on baseball despite reports of threats

...and the club to help him keep his focus on baseball despite challenges off the field.Puig returned to the starting lineup in right field for Thursday's series finale against the Giants amid news reports that smugglers who helped him defect from Cuba threatened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-17/dodgers-yasiel-puig-vows
Colorado State battles familiar conditions, vaults ahead of Georgia Regents

...disrupted plenty of drives during the second day of the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships, but Colorado State felt right at home.The Rams, who are accustomed to playing in high winds and open fields, owned the Moody Woods and Headrick Hills...

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Heated words exchanged in federal case between Northwestern, group trying to unionize college athletes

...school's appeal of a federal ruling that scholarship athletes essentially are employees of the university and therefore have the right to unionize, bargain collectively and even strike.The College Athletes Players Association, which wants to be recognized...

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Braves change stadium cop gun policy

...less safe, Tyrone Police Chief Brandon Perkins told WSB-TV. "We are making our environment less safe by taking away the right and ability to carry guns," Perkins said. "Armed good guys stop armed bad guys." Jerry Henry, of the gun owner advocacy...

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