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Welfare Nation: "Farm Bill" is what's wrong with America

...learned 75 percent of all subsidies went to the 10-biggest farming companies, and that "farmers" such as billionaire Ted Turner and rock star Bruce Springsteen were on the take. If you long for the days before hidden handouts, go to the Environmental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-05-25/welfare-na
Ted Turner wants namesake ballpark as green space

ATLANTA - When the ballpark named after Ted Turner is demolished in four years, the media mogul hopes the city of Atlanta will convert the vacant area into green space.The Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-10/ted-turner-wants-namesak
Braves' move highlights race, class disparity in Atlanta

...Southern cities resisted integration. But the city has long-standing racial divisions.Once owned by media mogul Ted Turner, the Braves grew a national fan base as their games were carried on cable systems around the country on one of Turner's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-14/braves-move-highlights-r
Earning players' adoration helped lead former Braves manager Bobby Cox to Hall of Fame

...league job with the Braves in 1978, lasting four years ?with only winning season ? before he was fired by owner Ted Turner. It would go down as one of Turner's biggest regrets, one he rectified after Cox guided the Blue Jays to the AL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-09/earning-players-adoratio
Braves will leave Turner Field

...athletics and the opening and closing ceremonies.After the Olympics, the stadium was renamed after former Braves owner Ted Turner, downsized to about 50,000 seats and converted to a baseball park for the 1997 season, replacing Atlanta-Fulton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-11/braves-will-leave-turner
Nunn's daughter wants to follow in his footsteps

...and currently serves as co-chair and chief executive of the Nuclear Threat Initiative, which he co-founded with Ted Turner.Michelle Nunn said she continues to learn from her father, a "statesman who worked across the aisle and strengthened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2013-08-13/nunns-daughter
Marketing exec brings big-city experience back home

...from a former boss that she hasn't forgotten."He sort of said to me, be tough," Heffernan said of media mogul Ted Turner, whom she worked for at Turner Broadcasting in Atlanta. "Don't let people run over you and just speak your mind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-08-04/marketing-e
Comedian Steven Colbert's sister entering SC Congress race

...woman in 2009, announced his return to politics this week by entering the race. Teddy Turner, the son of media magnate Ted Turner, is also running as a Republican.Filing for the seat opened Friday and runs through Jan. 28. Turner and Sanford...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2013-01-18/comedian-steve
Voters put Sanford back in US House

...has survived a 16-way GOP primary with several sitting state lawmakers and Teddy Turner, the son of media magnate Ted Turner. He also won the primary runoff. Colbert Busch defeated perennial candidate Ben Frasier with 96 percent of the vote in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-05-07/voters-put-sanford-back-us-house
Mark Sanford wins S.C. 1st Congressional District seat

...has survived a 16-way GOP primary with several sitting state lawmakers and Teddy Turner, the son of media magnate Ted Turner. He also won the primary runoff. Colbert Busch defeated perennial candidate Ben Frasier with 96 percent of the vote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-07/mark-sanford-wins-sc-1st