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Gridlock is the GOP's fault

...is earning Obama condemnation from many in his own party for being too hard on immigrants.U.S. Rep. John Carter, R-Texas, recently said: "The president caused this self-inflicted crisis on the border by refusing to enforce the law, and now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-10/gridlock-gops-fault
Kimberly-Clark adding on to Beech Island facility

...Old Jackson Highway.The expansion won't require new hires, Bruner said.Kimberly-Clark is headquartered in Irving, Texas. The Beech Island plant, built in 1968, employees 1,200 people and also has 800 contractors on site. The manufacturing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-10/kimberly-cl
P@$$w0rd confusion has many people seeking other options

...a good password doesn't necessarily have to be maddeningly complicated, says Keith Palmgren, a cybersecurity expert in Texas."Whoever coined the phrase 'complex password' did us a disservice," says Palmgren, an instructor at the SANS Institute...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/pw0rd-confusion-has-many-p
South Carolina attorney general's office warns of e-mail scam

...numerous calls about the scam, which has spread across seven states: Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Ohio, Texas and Virginia.The e-mail, which falsely claims to be from the South Carolina attorney general's office, claims to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-08/south-carolina-attorne
David Haughee

...Grant Haughee. He is survived by his two daughters, Dr. Sharon Williams of Cairo, Egypt, and Suzanne McGraw of Texarkana, TX ; one son, David Allen Haughee, Jr. of Leslie, AR; and five grandchildren, Matthew and Aaron Haughee, Rose of Sharon and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171627114
After a long, soggy weekend, stopping race early was correct call

...Both times, there were fans who waited out the finish, and NASCAR's partners worked with it to keep the events on TV.Texas in April was just like Day tona on Saturday. It rained hard all day, and the cars never got on track. So NASCAR came back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-07/after-long-soggy-weekend-s
Graeme McDowell wins French Open

...hole of a playoff with Derek Fathauer. It was Sloan's first Web.com Tour victory.The 27-year-old Sloan, a former Texas-El Paso player from Calgary, Alberta, played 37 holes Sunday after high wind from Tropical Storm Arthur wiped out third-round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-06/graeme-mcdowell-wins-french-
SC Guard unit turns wrenches with Colombian army

...was a benefit to our guys," King said.Guard units from states such as North Carolina worked with Botswana in 2008; from Texas with Chile in 2008; and Mississippi with Uzbekistan in 2012.In all, the National Guard Bureau has sponsored 68 state partnerships...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-06/sc-guard-unit-turns-wrenches-
Backlash stirs in US against foreign worker visas

...home.Such circumstances concern Americans searching for work in a still recovering economy.Jennifer Wedel of Fort Worth, Texas, publicly challenged Obama on the visa issue in 2012, making headlines when she asked him via a public online chat about the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-06/backlash-stirs-us-against-
Frenzied U.S. fans left with hollow feeling after loss to Belgium in World Cup

AUSTIN, Texas - They turned out by the tens of thousands...without what they wanted: a win.From Texas to Chicago to California, fans watched...sweating in the 95-degree heat in Austin, Texas, at a city watch party at a park near downtown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-01/frenzied-us-fans-lef