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GM profit 2Q falls 85 percent on recall costs

...Russia.Stevens said the situation with Ukraine has forced GM to cut production by 20 to 25 percent at its plant in St. Petersburg. He expects more of the same in the second half. Excluding those costs, GM is on track to break even and become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-07-24/gm-profit-2q-falls
Six South American players refusing to return to club in Ukraine

...playing each other "until further notice" because of the continuing unrest.The ruling meant that Russian side Zenit St. Petersburg and Ukrainian club Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk cannot be paired against each other in the Champions League qualifying draw...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-21/six-south-american-p
Formula One race in Russia still a go after plane is shot down

...said. "I am not super confident with the car."Dixon started strong this season with a fourth-place finish at St. Petersburg, Florida, but was 12th the following race at Long Beach. A podium came in Alabama, but his season hit a snag with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-18/formula-one-race-rus
Rays try to end slump by getting back to basics

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Spring training-like drills in June for the team with baseball's worst record?Don't snicker.Joe Maddon is adamant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-23/rays-try-end-slump-getti
Long-distance caregiving requires planning

...for many people in their 50s and 60s, says Tamar Shovali, who studies gerontology and teaches at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Fla."And distance caregiving is really difficult," she says.If moving nearer to each other isn't an option...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-21/long-distance-caregiving-requires-p
Gay activists arrested in Moscow, St. Petersburg as Sochi Games begin

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia - Russian police on Friday...gay rights activists protesting in St. Petersburg and Moscow on the opening day of the...Moscow police refused to comment.In St. Petersburg, four activists were detained Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-07/gay-activists-arrested-m
Will Power captures IndyCar opener

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Will Power picked up right where he left off last season...the IndyCar Series season-opening race Sunday through the streets of St. Petersburg with a dominating run. He passed pole-sitter Takuma Sato for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-30/will-power-captures-indyca
Trove of 1980s Madonna pop culture awaits auction

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Long before Newsweek called her a "tarted-up floozy...of photos, art and drawings that are on the auction block Feb. 9 in St. Petersburg, Fla.The collection is owned by the parents of Martin Burgoyne...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-01-30/trove-1980s-madonna-pop-cult
Mrs. Carrie Whitfield (ST. PETERSBURG, Fl.)

Mrs. Carrie Whitfield ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Mrs. Carrie Tyler...Bethel Community Baptist Church, St. Petersburg. Survivors include her husband...stepdaughter, Patricia Whitfield, St. Petersburg; three brothers, Boyd W. Tyler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/01/obi_237716.shtml
Obituaries
Olympic beach volleyball medalists find new partners in run up to Rio

...know because I never knew that side," Walsh Jennings said last week as the two prepared for the AVP Tour opener in St. Petersburg, Fla., this weekend. "She brings me strength in different ways. I knew she was a warrior; I knew she was a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-26/olympic-beach-volleyball