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Olympic hopeful Pardon Ndhlovu has found home in Augusta

...seconds shy of the then-Olympic 'B' standard. Invigorated by the near miss of qualifying...the Olympics ? he made the Olympic standard by nine seconds.Ndhlovu is now eligible...other runners are capable of hitting the standard; the qualifying window closes at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-07-01/olympic-hopeful-pardo
Greek debt crisis sends US markets to worst day of year

...isn't about Greece; it's what happens next," he said.The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped 43.85 points, or 2.1 percent...economies were very fragile," Cavanaugh said.The rating agency Standard & Poor's said Monday that it interprets the Greek government's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-29/greek-debt-crisis-sends-us
Appeal hearing over Columbia County hospital ends

...use it. So I don't even know how they would ever meet that standard."He called it the kind of "nonsensical consequences of...hospital beds in Richmond County, and it had used that same standard to deny University and Doctors approval to build free-standing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-06-30/appeal-hearing-over-columbia
US stock indexes regain some ground as investors follow Greek debt saga

...global markets, it will be reflected in U.S. markets."The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 5.47 points, or 0.3 percent...followed the debt crisis in Puerto Rico. Credit-rating firm Standard & Poor's said that a default, or a restructuring, of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/us-stock-indexes-regain-so
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Airline checked bag, reservation change fees set 1Q record

...2 percent more seats were filled. The airlines also increased some fees and forced more passengers to pay them.While the standard fee for the first checked suitcase remains $25, fees have been going up for the second or third checked bag or for overweight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-22/airline-checked-bag-reserv
Rechecking the bags

...Air China, Emirates and Lufthansa.The IATA said the new standard would have provided carry-on space for every passenger on...motive behind the baggage rule, we would have applauded the new standard. Just about everyone, at one point or another, has cringed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-21/rechecking-bags
Government debt to become more transparent

...compared to other states. But it is one of just a handful that all three of the respected bond-rating agencies, Moody's, Standard & Poor's and Fitch, have awarded their highest grade of AAA. Last week, Georgia sold $1.25 billion in bonds, and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-22/government-debt-become-m
Shopgirl: Emojis might add taco, champagne, unicorn

...The Unicode Consortium, the folks who oversee what kinds of standard symbols are used in text processing and interchange, has just...companies to adapt to these recommendations, but it's a pretty standard process.The most requested new emojis included a cheese wedge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2015-06-18/shopgirl-emo