Prison urged for SC cops who stunned handicapped woman

...city of Marion said she was well known around town.The civil suit said along with the physical pain and suffering from the shocks and their after-effects, Davis also continues to need help to deal with mental anguish from what happened. Her lawsuit is...

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...

My mother prescribed aspirin for whatever ailed her children

...was Dr. Mama to the rescue.She treated colds, flu, toothaches, sprained ankles, the heartache and the thousand natural shocks that flesh is heir to.Although she would have recognized the end of my previous sentence as being stolen from Shakespeare...

Three Sprint Cup drivers starting to separate themselves from the pack

...be identical. You could take one of those cars, cut the body off and put a Ford body on it and have the same suspension and shocks and springs that they have today."They've figured out whatever they've figured out that we're trying to figure out...

By the Book: Frances Mayes to visit Columbia County Library

...and it traces the travails of Travis McKinley, a middle-aged unknown golfer whose win at PGA Senior Open at Pebble Beach shocks the golfing world. The novel takes place after the win, when Travis is beginning to feel like an imposter and losing faith...

US Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati thinks 2026 World Cup could benefit US, FIFA

...the 2022 bidding process with disappointment after the World Cup was awarded to tiny, oil-rich Qatar, a choice that still shocks much of the world.The 2026 host is expected to be chosen in 2017, although much could change within FIFA if long-serving...

Notre Dame's Jewell Loyd is first pick in WNBA Draft

...underclassmen's decisions to turn pro were justified.Loyd went first to the Seattle Storm, and Zahui B. was taken second by the Tulsa Shock on Thursday night."For me, it was the best thing," Loyd said about skipping her senior year at Notre Dame. "For (Zahui...

Japanese athletes turn back the clock

...being able to pitch professionally at his age," said American Trey Hillman, who managed in Japan from 2003-2007. "It does shock me that anyone can do that with all the years of wear and tear on the arm."Yamamoto, currently rehabbing from a knee injury...

Marc Leishman has new outlook upon his return

...contracting what initially appeared to be flu symptoms. Then her lungs filled with fluid while her organs began to fail from toxic shock.Doctors placed her under a medically induced coma and informed Leishman that only about 5 percent of people survive once their...

Young Harris shocks Georgia Regents in Peach Belt opener

C.J. Wilson scored 27 points Saturday night as No. 4 seed Young Harris shocked East Division co-champ Georgia Regents, 83-76, in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament quarterfinals at Christenberry Fieldhouse.