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Denver beats Maryland for its first men's lacrosse title

...PHILADELPHIA - Denver won its first NCAA rmen's lacrosse championship, beating Maryland...Berg.Berg was chosen as the tournament's Most Outstanding Player. He ended the season...top-seeded Notre Dame in overtime in Saturday's semis.Maryland made its third appearance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-25/denver-beats-maryland-its
Venus Williams is ousted by Stephens in first round

...making a concerted effort, at her coach's behest, to focus less on who is on the other...the past 13 Grand Slam tournaments she's entered that she exited in the first round...Stephens, who has reached the French Open's fourth round the past three years, was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-25/venus-williams-ouste
Juan's World! Montoya beats Power for second Indy 500 win

...struggling also-ran.The catch? Penske's offer was a return to Indy cars, which Montoya...Power.That 2000 victory was easy, he's always said so, and when a driver leads 167...He made a business decision and that's what it was," Montoya said of his former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-24/juans-world-montoya-beats-po
Protester gets off Shell ship with Coast Guard's help

...suspended herself from the Arctic Challenger's anchor chain Friday night, and Fuller joined...chain in a hammock.Fuller called Shell's plans "an affront to our planet and to our...wood jammed into the anchor chain."It's extraordinarily uncomfortable, sitting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/protester-gets-shell-ship-
Getting new driver's license wasn't as tough as I had heard

...in recently as I realized that my driver's license, which for five years I had known...country rather than enforce its driver's license rules."Card-carrying" was the...the parking lot and say, "Yep, that's the same pickup I had last year, buddy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-24/getting-new-drivers-license-w
GreenJackets sweep Tourists in Young's season debut

...slider and splitter for seven swinging strikes.It was Young's 2015 debut after working the beginning of the season at the Giants...Paulino. It proved to be the eventual winning run after Augusta's bullpen threw four scoreless innings and stranded the tying run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-24/greenjackets-sweep-touri
Georgia smoking rate drops

ATLANTA -- Georgia's smoking rate is showing a steady decline, a new CDC report says.The state's rate of adult cigarette smoking fell from 21...then fell to 18.8 percent in 2013.Georgia's smoking percentage is lower than other Southern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-24/georgia-smoking-rate-drops
As US oil production soars, so do pipeline accidents

...last week reflects a troubling trend in the nation's infrastructure: As U.S. oil production has soared, so has the number of pipeline...almost 60 percent, roughly matching the rise in U.S. crude oil production, according to an analysis of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/us-oil-production-soars-so
More than 7 decades after Pearl Harbor, remains from USS Oklahoma could be ID'd with new tests

...didn't know where Bert was."Bert Jacobson's family has always known the details of his...might soon get the closure Bert Jacobson's mother was denied.Last month, the Department...from South Dakota. During a visit to Bert's home in Grayslake, Ill., "Mac" fell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/more-7-decades-after-pearl-harbor-r
Park Service now looks at Civil War Reconstruction sites

CHARLESTON, S.C. - With its four-year observance of...defeat and coping with the end of the South's system of slave labor. The National Park Service...historic landmarks. Robert Sutton, the agency's chief historian in Washington, said the way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-25/park-service-now-looks-civil