Shocks from Taser might have killed inmates, doctor reports

ATLANTA - Multiple shocks from a Taser could have led to the deaths of two Gwinnett County inmates, a medical examiner said. Dr. Steven Dunton, the county's...

Sean O'Hair | The Masters

...him. If we do choose to believe him, what are we going to do about it?' " Audio Slideshow: Tiger Woods interview Posted: 04/08/08 O'Hair is past days of 'shock and awe' Posted: 04/06/08 Sean O'Hair is undeniably...

Saluda shocks Strom Thurmond to end its unbeaten record

...his players to the locker room to celebrate a momentous victory for his Tigers program.The Tigers fired on all cylinders to shock Strom Thurmond 34-31 on Friday night, ending the Rebels' undefeated record.The win was Saluda's first in the rivalry...

Georgia Tech shocks Florida State on 'kick six'

ATLANTA - Lance Austin returned a blocked field goal 78 yards for a touchdown on the final play of the game, giving Georgia Tech a stunning 22-16 upset of the No. 9 Seminoles on Saturday night.

Fed looks at way to shift big-bank losses to investors

...the Federal Reserve proposal put forward Friday, the mega-banks would have to bulk up their capacity to absorb financial shocks by issuing equity or long-term debt equal to prescribed portions of total bank assets.The idea is that the cost of a huge...

General Mills sets ambitious goal for greenhouse gas cuts

...greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide.Olson said the plan will give General Mills "a better supply chain - a supply chain that's better able to respond to the shocks we expect to come with climate change and other changes in the weather."

Climate change theory frozen in time?

...change.Expanding ice caps? Climate change.The Nation says failure to cap carbon emissions "will not only bring on climate shocks, but also worldwide instability, insurrection and warfare." Dr. Mehreen Faruqui, a Pakistani-born Australian politician...

Michaux: ACC torch has been passed to Clemson

...they go win it all and represent our conference. Anytime you have a quarterback like that, you have a chance."None of this shocks Swinney. He might be the most optimistic football coach who's ever danced in the locker room, but he comes by it honestly...

Vice Chair Fischer suggests incoming data, markets could tip Fed to rate hike in September

...And the unemployment rate is at a seven-year low of 5.3 percent.But doves worry that the economy remains vulnerable to shocks, such as a major slowdown in China. They also point to lower-than-optimal inflation, depressed by a strengthening dollar...

Across Georgia

Electric shocks used to rid river of catfish WAYCROSS - State biologists hope electric shocks can help them remove a voracious, nonnative catfish from a south Georgia river where it is devouring native fish. A crew of three DNR biologists is on...