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Kia jumps on the all-electric bandwagon with Soul EV

...starting retail price, including destination fee, of $71,070.Meantime, the top-selling electric car in the United States ? the Nissan Leaf ? has an 84-mile travel range on a full charge and carries a price, including destination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-12-18/kia-jumps-al
Fishermen might head to Cuba soon

Resumption of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba might result in the next world record largemouth bass coming from the island's fabled Treasure Lake.Reports in several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2014-12-18/fishermen-might-
Engagement is worth a try

...Castro's armed thugs ? and wasn't even allowed the dignity of taking his family's personal effects.Unless the United States has now lost all its leverage, this rather large point ? the return of confiscated property, or fair compensation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-18/engagement-worth-try
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...and to attempt to ensure that all inmates are treated impartially and in accordance with the established laws of the United States and the State of Georgia. The Professional Standards and Training Divisions is tasked with many functions. OPST is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-sheriffs-office
Augustans with ties to Cuba like Obama's effort

...Obama's move to re-establish diplomatic ties between the United States and the island nation.Twenty-six-year-old Chris...Deriso's aunt and three cousins moved back to the United States."My oldest cousin was 12 when his dad was killed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-12-17/augustans-ties-cuba-obamas-effo
Overtime

...along with East Rutherford, New Jersey, and part of the tournament will be played in Canada for the first time.The United States will open its title defense in the 12-nation championship of North and Central America and the Caribbean on July 7 at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-16/overtime
Obama: US re-establishing relations with Cuba

...the historic decision taken by the governments of the United States of America and Cuba to establish diplomatic relations...important counterintelligence prosecutions that the United States has pursed in recent decades. That includes convicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/obama-us-re-establishing-rela
Raul Castro welcomes renewal of relations with US

HAVANA - Cuban President Raul Castro told Cubans Wednesday his nation has agreed to restore relations with the United States, 53 years after diplomatic ties were broken.Castro spoke in a televised address that coincided with a statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/raul-castro-welcomes-renewal-
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

...Olympic Com mittee is eager to have a solid bid from the United States, which is looking to play host to the Summer Games for...holidays before selecting its bid city."A bid from the United States would be very strong, regardless of which of the cities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
Rants & Raves

...Ferguson, Mo. I THINK THEY NEED to stop talking about Michael Brown in the media. He was in the wrong. The police officer acted in self-defense, and the people in the town are showing everyone what idiots we have in the United States.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-16/rants-raves