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Pirates edge Braves in 10 innings

...list while he recovers from a bout of plantar fasciitis in his left foot.UP NEXTBraves: Julio Tehran (5-3, 4.67 ERA) starts for Atlanta. Tehran is 2-0 with a 3.29 ERA in five games against Pittsburgh.Pirates: RHP Charlie Morton will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-26/pirates-edge-braves-10-i
It doesn't have to be this way

...most dangerous aspect of that is, of course, the possibility that his administration will enable the terrorist patrons of Tehran to produce nuclear weapons.Absent that, the most tragic byproduct of the Obama failures is the moribund economy ? crippled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-04/it-doesnt-have-be-way
A diplomacy defense shield

...rockets and air-defense systems to Iran.The eyeroll-inducing deal is widely considered to have a singular purpose: to give Tehran the ability to defend its allegedly "peaceful" nuclear production facilities against U.S. or Israeli airstrikes.Vladimir...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-15/diplomacy-defense-shi
Bryce Harper hits two more homers as Nationals rout Braves

...returned after missing two games with a sore shoulder, the lingering effect of off-season surgery.UP NEXT: The Braves' Julio Tehran (3-1, 3.82) was spotted a 9-2 lead April 28 against the Nationals. He wound up with a no-decision after allowing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-08/bryce-harper-hits-two-mo
Axis of hegemony

...state. Libya is an unbridled mess, as is Yemen. All the while, Iran surges, fomenting terror and strife and stretching Tehran's tentacles into foreign capitals and territory once stabilized by U.S. troops.Meanwhile, Putin's Russia continues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-26/axis-hegemony
Fight the mad dogs of Tehran

...oppressive, Armageddon-seeking regime in Tehran. And it would help if we would stand with them. So rabid are the mad dogs of Tehran that they're now frothing at the mouth...the jailing of hundreds of others. But Tehran will find it impossible to snuff out critics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/30/edi_561268.shtml
Editorials
Appeasement isn't the answer

...and become a "very successful regional power."Obama even said he would not rule out re-opening the U.S. embassy in Tehran ? the same embassy overrun more than 30 years ago by the Islamist radicals who now rule the country with an iron fist.These...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-04/appeasement-isnt-answ
Cotton rubs them raw

...an Iraq combat veteran whom Polis disgracefully called "Tehran Tom" for taking "his case directly to the Iranian government...destruction?In 2008 Obama fecklessly campaigned to negotiate with Tehran with no preconditions, and the hardliners slapped his extended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-13/cotton-rubs-them-raw
At a 'fateful crossroads,' a call to link arms

...carried out a military exercise blowing up a mock U.S. aircraft carrier. ..."Iran took dozens of Americans hostage in Tehran, murdered hundreds of American soldiers, Marines, in Beirut, and was responsible for killing and maiming thousands of American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-05/fateful-crossroads-ca
Where's the leadership?

...attempts at diplomacy.It's beyond disappointing to see the commander-in-chief bending over backward to appease and mollify Tehran while giving the brush-off to the head of the region's only democracy ? the very democracy Iranian hardliners have, on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-23/wheres-leadership