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Friends, family of slain Athens suspect vow vengeance

...associated with 20-year-old Javonta Terrell Darden, who died during a struggle with an undercover agent with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.Athens-Clarke County police said measures have been taken to protect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-04/friends-family-slain-a
Athens agent shot, suspect killed

ATHENS, Ga. -- A U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent was shot in east Athens shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday during a joint drug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-01/agent-shot-suspect-killed-at
Technology making some jobs less needed

...new waves of labor opportunity and efficiency, some in the workforce will inevitably get caught in the tide.The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics expects employment from 2012 to 2022 to increase by 10.8 percent, or 15.6 million, led by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-30/technology-
Workers at AGY in Aiken remain idle after seven weeks of unemployment

...or $15 an hour, where you set your household around what you make, to going back to making minimum wage." THE U.S. BUREAU of Labor, which keeps statistics on "work stoppages" of 1,000 or more employees, said there were 15 major strikes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-17/workers-agy
Several homicide cases remain unsolved

...casings at the Broad Street ramp to Gordon Highway, making it an Augusta case.Investigators are working with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives task force in Aiken to obtain technical evidence that could lead to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-11/several-homicide-cases
Obama opens Eastern Seaboard to oil exploration

...species could be harmed was the environmental groups' best hope for extending a decades-old ban against drilling.The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management acknowledged that thousands of sea creatures will be harmed even as it approved opening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-18/obama-opens-eastern-seaboa
More money, more problems

...experiences.The teen jobless rate has been above 20 percent for 66 straight months ? the longest stretch since the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the number in 1948. And it would only get worse under the proposed $10.10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-14/more-money-more-probl
SC jobless rate unchanged

...6 percentage points from a year ago, which is the largest year-to-year drop in the country, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.Nationally, unemployment last month was 6.3 percent. When South Carolina's unemployment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-20/sc-jobless-rate-unchanged
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
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