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Virus killing million of pigs

...have shot up: A pound of bacon averaged $5.46 in February, 13 percent more than a year ago, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Ham and chops have gone up too, although not as much.Farmer and longtime veterinarian Craig...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-08/virus-killing-million-pigs
SC justices: No casino allowed on Catawba land

...Last summer, the tribe filed an application with the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs to place 16 acres of land near King...Hill is on hold while the tribe seeks a decision by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs whether to place the property in trust...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-02/sc-justices-no-casino-allowed
South Carolina jobless rate falls for 8th straight month, dipping to 6.4 percent in January

...unemployment had been below the national rate.Nationally, unemployment was 6.6 percent in January, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. South Carolina's rate was tied with four other states for 21st-highest in the nation.In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-17/south-carolina-jobless-rat
No God, No Master

Now Playing Synopsis: Inspired by actual events that unfolded in the early 20th century, writer/producer/director Terry Green's historical drama No God, No Master details the investigation into a series of bombings targeting politicians and businessmen, and intended to herald the fall of democracy in the United States. The closer U.S. Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn (David Strathairn) gets to uncovering the truth about the sinister anarchist plot, the greater the threat to his own life, and the country he serves, becomes. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: David Strathairn, Ray Wise, Sam Witwer, Alessandro Mario, Edoardo Ballerini, James Madio Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Post 9/11 veterans still having hard time finding work

...excavated soil from Alabama.He considers himself one of the lucky ones.The latest unemployment figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor show that the percentage of total jobless veterans decreased in December to 5.5 percent from 7 percent in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-02-14/post-911-ve
Minimum wage workers stand to earn $10.10 per hour

...about $21,000 per year.Q: How many Americans work for minimum wage?A: About 1.6 million, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. They are a smaller share of the workforce than in previous decades.Another 2 million people are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-28/minimum-wage-workers-sta
Tribe says S.C. law allows reservation gambling

...lottery, and the tribe has plans to open a new facility in March.Last summer, the tribe filed an application with the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs to place 16 acres of land near King Mountain, N.C., into trust for the tribe, saying a 220...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-22/tribe-says-sc-law-allows-reservatio
Georgia kidnap suspect had bombs, cops say

...for protection of an illegal drug operation being conducted out of Meadow's home on Flint Street. Agents with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives assisted with the search and continued a separate investigation that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-31/georgia-kidnap-suspect
Augusta men held in Athens kidnapping

...as he was driven throughout Athens before his release in Morgan County.Oconee County sheriff's investigators and U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents arrested one Augusta suspect Nov. 14 at a ransom drop-off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-11-28/augusta-men-held-athen
Women leading the way on job recovery post-recession

...analysis by the Institute for Women's Policy Research.In its review of October employment data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the institute found that the number of women working reached its highest point in October, when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-11-16/women-leadi