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...March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building permits slid, clouding the outlook for future construction.Builders started work on 946,000 homes at a seasonally adjusted annual rate in March, up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-16/business-news
US home building up in March after frigid winter

...March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building permits slid, clouding the outlook for future construction.Builders started work on 946,000 homes at a seasonally adjusted annual rate in March, up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-16/us-home-building-march-aft
Stock slump forces market sell-off to continue

...will focus more on outlook for corporate earnings this week, as companies announce first-quarter results.While the outlook is poor, low expectations may help stocks, because they give companies a lower hurdle to overcome, said Kate Warne...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-07/stock-slump-forces-market-
No April Fools' joke: Tiger Woods won't play Masters

...being 58 and being in my prime. Most guys don't jump from the foul line at age 58, so it's a little different but the outlook is still the same. (Ben) Hogan won multiples in his 40s, actually 38 and above. I feel like I've got a number...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/no-april-fools-joke-tiger-woods-wont-play-
Rush is on to thaw baseball fields before season openers

...least have until April 7 before they have to play a home game.The worst might be over in terms of cold weather, but the outlook for Opening Day isn't all that promising. From March 26 through April 1, there's a decent chance of below-normal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-19/rush-thaw-baseball-field
Analysts see the economy warming up across South

...Consumer spending and tourism were hit by the unusual weather. Sales of vehicles were also affected. "However, the outlook remains generally optimistic as most contacts expect near-term growth to be sustained at, or slightly above, current...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-03-08/analysts-se
Consumers in US and other rich countries step up spending, boosting hopes for 2014

...drive stronger growth in 2014 after they stepped up spending at the end of last year in the United States and Europe.The outlook for spending is brightening even though growth is weakening in some large emerging economies and slowing the sales of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-21/consumers-us-and-other-ric
Tiger Woods prepares for each new season with the same passion, whether the major venues favor his game or not

...Looking back from the beginning of my career to now, I know that I don't have 20 years in my prime. ... But the outlook is still the same."I still prepare the same," he said. "I still work my tail off to be ready to compete at this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-01-22/tiger-woods-prepares-each-ne
Government report shows solid economic growth at end of 2013, brightens outlook for 2014

...relief anytime soon. And areas such as manufacturing, construction and home sales remain far from full health. Still, the outlook for the economy as a whole brightened after the government said growth reached a 3.2 percent annual rate last quarter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-30/government-report-shows-so
Stewart Museum struggling to survive

...decline in 2009 and 2010, said Timothy Harley, the museum's director."The situation became very dire," he said.The outlook has improved, at least for the next few years, he said, thanks to loyal fans who began sending donations as word...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-05/stewart-museum-struggling-survive