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49ers' Ray McDonald facing domestic violence charges

...home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.McDonald, 29, was released from jail after posting bail, Santa Clara County sheriff's Sgt. Kurt Stenderup said.NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties this past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-31/49ers-ray-mcdonald-facing-dom
Ex-Bills receiver Stevie Johnson hopes to make impact with 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Stevie Johnson had produced three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons with 23 touchdown catches as Buffalo's most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-05/ex-bills-receiver-stevie-john
San Francisco 49ers want to create their own legacy in new stadium

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Colin Kaepernick understands the legacy left by Hall of Famers Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Steve Young and so many others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-16/san-francisco-49ers-want-crea
Michael Phelps set for tune-up at the University of Georgia

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Michael Phelps has never been the patient type.He wants to...two years to get back to where he was at London."Three weeks ago at Santa Clara, Phelps took on the most daunting workload of his comeback by racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-10/michael-phelps-set-t
Phelps wins in tuneup meet at the University of Georgia

...the packed house roaring when he touched in 51.67 seconds, considerably faster than the 52.11 he posted at the Santa Clara Grand Prix three weeks ago.Lochte was a distant second in 53.08."I wanted to get under 52," Phelps said, breaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-11/phelps-wins-tuneup-m
Bedroom desk not always preferred homework spot

...from other locations gives kids more of a straightforward definition of expectations," she says.Melissa Kaufman of Santa Clara, Calif., says that where her daughters ? Rebekah, 14, and Sarah, 11 ? do their home work reflects their different...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-26/bedroom-desk-not-always-preferred-h
Phelps, Lochte to swim in Athens meet

...through competitions and a grueling training session in the Colorado mountains.Two weeks ago at a Grand Prix meet in Santa Clara, he tied for first in the 100 fly, finished second in the 100 free and 200 free, and settled for third in the 200...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-07/phelps-lochte-swim-athens-meet
Colin Kaepernick receives lucrative six-year extension from 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Colin Kaepernick insists he just happened to pull on a pair of socks with dollar bill prints all over them Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-06-04/colin-kaepernick-receives-luc
Roman numeral days should be numbered for Super Bowl

...however, concludes it's about time.The NFL announced this week that the 2016 edition of the Super Bowl played in Santa Clara, Calif., will lose the Roman numeral ? for one year only. It will be "Super Bowl 50" instead of "Super Bowl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2014-06-05/roman-numeral-days-
Charleston, Hatteras among national landmarks threatened by climate change, report says

...such varied sites as NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Statue of Liberty, the Bandelier National Monument & Santa Clara Pueblo in New Mexico and the Bering Land Bridge National Monument in Alaska.The report notes that in Charleston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-20/charleston-hatteras-among-nat