Faith Calendar

...worship; sponsored by Augusta University Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice and Social Work and the U.S. Attorney's Office of the Southern District of Georgia; freeCOMMUNITY CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec...

Police discuss changing landscape at Aiken conference

...Police and Community Engagement Conference held by the Aiken Depart ment of Public Safety, South Carolina's U.S. attorney's office and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers' Association. More than 60 agencies and community groups were...

Ex-McDuffie County official pleads guilty to child porn

Officials with the Southern District U.S. Attorney's office say that a plea agreement was filed in federal court Thursday in the case of former McDuffie County EMS Director Tim Edwards...

Probe of ex-Rep. Broun expands to Rep. Hice

...investigators by saying he volunteered for the campaign, according to O'Donnell's plea agreement with the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Georgia.In an interview with the AJC, Broun -- whose district represented a portion...

United Airlines CEO resigns in scandal linked to ex-official with Aiken ties

...Samson has not been charged with any criminal wrongdoing, nor have any United executives. A spokesman for the U.S. attorney's office in New Jersey declined to comment on the matter.Port Authority representatives did not immediately respond...

Georgia DOT has until Tuesday to act on pipeline application

Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner Russell McMurry is expected to issue a decision by Tuesday on a controversial, tri-state petroleum pipeline, proposed to run through 210 miles in Georgia.

Hacking probe will stretch longer if feds implicate Cardinals executives

...said that when he served as chief of the cyber and intellectual property crimes section with the Los Angeles U.S. attorney's office, he investigated cases which "would have tremendous forensic evidence that would lead to a specific computer...

Official: No McDuffie County equipment seized during EMS raid

Homeland Security agents executed a two-hour search warrant on the McDuffie County Emergency Medical Service on May 6, without warning.

Barry Bonds' obstruction conviction thrown out by appeals court

SAN FRANCISCO - Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction was reversed Wednesday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Duke Energy faces federal criminal charges for coal ash pollution, expects to pay $102 million

...over years of illegal pollution leaking from coal ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants.The three U.S. attorney's offices covering the state charged Duke with nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act. The...