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Around the block

...Rudyard Kipling, Alfred Lord Tennyson and Sanchiki Toge.Jenkin's CD, featuring the London Philharmonic Orchestra and The National Youth Choir of Great Britain, was released on Sept. 10, 2001, one day before the attacks on the World Trade Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/around-block
Red tide off northwest Florida could hit economy

...allowed state officials to issue a warning July 25.While the project recently received "rapid response" money from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to send a data-collecting robotic glider into the bloom, future funding for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-09-17/red-tide-northwest-florida
Mother-daughter team from McCormick County invents barrette sold in Augusta-area Walgreens stores

...hairstyle."The product, available in several colors and two designs, a ladybug and a sweet pea, is carried by the national drugstore chain on a 60-day trial basis, set to end in late September. Each package of five barrettes is priced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-17/mother-daug
FSU's Jameis Winston benched for first half of Clemson game

...Saturday's showdown between the top-ranked Seminoles and No. 22 Clemson is a rematch of a game that really put Winston in the national spotlight. Florida State rolled over the Tigers 51-14 en route to a national championship. Winston threw for 444...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-17/fsus-jameis-winston-bench
Congress blasts National Highway Transportation Agency for handling of GM ignition switch issue

...whether it is competent to guarantee the safety of increasingly complex vehicles.David Friedman, the acting chief of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, repeatedly defended his agency during a Senate hearing as lawmakers accused...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/congress-blasts-national-h
Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...adults can't name any of the three branches of government. Just over a third correctly named all three, according to the national survey by The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania.South Carolina's initiative is part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/ex-governors-urge-citizenship
Rookie helps Braves beat Nationals, snap five-game skid

...Stephen Souza Jr. hit his first career homer for the Nationals. Washington manager Matt Williams gave his regulars a day off one day after the Nationals clinched the NL East title.Alex Wood (11-10) allowed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-17/rookie-helps-braves-beat
Kohl's holiday hiring to rise by a third

...positions in its credit operations.A retailer's hiring plans can indicate its expectations for the holiday shopping season, which accounts for 20 percent of the retail industry's annual sales, according to the National Retail Federation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-17/kohls-holiday-hiring-rise-
US homebuilder confidence soars in September

...increase over the next six months. That could potentially spur growth in home construction, a key driver of the economy.The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released Wednesday rose this month to 59, up four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-17/us-homebuilder-confidence-
Business news

...increase over the next six months. That could potentially spur growth in home construction, a key driver of the economy.The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released Wednesday rose this month to 59, up four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-17/business-news