Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...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...Nora Moye, a protester who also is a spokeswoman for the human rights group Amnesty International. "But as much as they're suffering...

Kevin Love, Cavaliers come to terms on new deal

...all the speculation and intrigue surrounding Kevin Love's foray into the free agent market, the star power forward ended up right where he said he would all along ? in Cleveland.Love announced on Wed nesday that after his uneven first season ended with...

Judge warns Alabama counties to comply with Supreme Court and allow gay marriages

...Supreme Court decision, but a gay rights attorney said other counties...National Center for Lesbian Rights in Washington.Possible penalties...judges might be within their rights to do that, but didn't think...marriage is a constitutional right equally held by all Americans...

Rename Confederate Memorial Day, Augusta lawmaker says

...that might indicate a state endorsement or condoning of the Confederate cause."Renaming Confederate Memorial Day would be a positive step for our state and would continue Georgia's tradition of leading the South on civil rights issues."

Michaux: Sports voices prominent on flag issue

...it's "heritage not hate," but that's not how anybody else views it. The battle flag's renaissance during the Civil Rights era illustrates its not-so-subtle meaning.When you see it on T-shirts and bumper stickers or flying over barbecue restaurants...

Augusta man sentenced for child abuse, sexual assault

...Lamb said the children's mother recanted her allegations against Newton in Juvenile Court. The judge terminated the parental rights of both parents.Since Newton's arrest in 2012, he repeatedly violated court orders to have no contact with the children...

South Augusta Chick-fil-A opens to lines, overnight campers

...he said.Hughes began as an owner and operator of the Augusta Mall Chick-fil-A in December 2011, but he returned the rights to that restaurant to take on the one on Peach Or chard Road."We obviously had a built-up demand, but I really feel like...

Greece continues with vote on austerity after creditors reject bid for quick deal

...Europe, an independent body that monitors elections and human rights, has no enforcement capacity. But the declaration by its chief...Greece in the eurozone."We have to be clear. An accord is for right now, it will not be put off," he said. "If it doesn't...

England's own goal sends Japan back to Women's World Cup final

...Japan's Nahomi Kawasumi drove up the right side and sent a cross into the middle for Yuki Ogimi. Bassett reached out with her right foot and caught the ball flush, inadvertently...field found Saori Ariyoshi free up the right side. As Ariyoshi got control of the ball...

Rookie Wisler, Braves end drought against Nationals

...walks in his rematch against Nationals' right-hander Doug Fister (3-4), who allowed...innings.Pierzynski hit a two-run homer to right field off Fister before Uribe followed...Wisler's dribbler through the hole into right field.HUSTLE FOR HARPERNationals manager...