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...

Wholly lacking leadership

...America's enemies without the need for defenses.How much longer can this go on? Until after our own Paris? Or would even that shock him awake?Barack Obama is rudderless and clueless, and America is leaderless.Thank God for the real leaders in the free...

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...

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...

Questions raised about General Motors, government action in recall over thousands of car fires

...the car and scorching her mailbox."I was hysterical. That was like my third baby," she says of the car.Compounding the shock was the fact that five years earlier, Berry answered a recall notice from General Motors for a repair that was supposed to...

Tree topping is terrible practice

...crown that it upsets an older tree's well-developed crown to root ratio and temporarily cuts off its food making ability. SHOCK. A tree's crown is like an umbrella that shields much of the tree from the direct rays of the sun. By suddenly removing...

Clemson ranks high in academics in football

...said, noting that 115 of his 120 seniors have earned a degree. "''We have a deep-rooted culture here so it's not a shock to players when they have to go to class. Not everyone is serious about it, but we are."Given the potential penalties...