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Starbucks baristas will stop writing "Race Together" on cups

...catalyst" for a larger conversation, and Starbucks will still hold forum discussions, co-produce special sections in USA Today and put more stores in minority communities as part of the Race Together initiative, according to a company memo from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/starbucks-baristas-will-st
They can't all be traitors

...deal with Iran. Corker's bill, says Politico, "has nearly a dozen Democratic supporters."And in the House, says USA Today, "Foreign Affairs Chairman Ed Royce, R-Calif., said more than 360 members of Congress have sent a bipartisan letter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-30/they-cant-all-be-trai
Cotton rubs them raw

...and their media caucus ? was spelling it out for the world to see.The mainstream press' groupthink was summed up by USA Today, who called the letter a "thoughtless and destructive stunt."A more apoplectic New York Daily News screamed "TRAITORS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-13/cotton-rubs-them-raw
From new logos to New Coke: when corporations make mistakes

...campaign even though the cup initiative has ended. It will still hold forum discussions, co-produce special sections in USA Today and put more stores in minority communities as part of the Race Together initiative, according to a company memo from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/new-logos-new-coke-when-co
James heads USA Today's All-USA high school team

McLEAN, Va. -- LeBron James is USA Today's high school basketball player of the year. As expected...Vincent-St. Mary High School in Akron, Ohio, was USA Today's coach of the year. The other players honored were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/23/pre_370553.shtml
High school basketball
SEC teams, headed by Florida, ranked high in softball poll

...Conference champions, is No. 3 in the USA Today/NFCA poll and No. 4 in the ESPN...Kentucky, which is No. 5 in the USA Today poll and No. 6 in the ESPN poll...in the ESPN poll and No. 4 in the USA Today. First baseman Lauren Chamberlain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-13/sec-teams-headed-flo
Deflating football has worked for fans, too

Either I will find a way or I will make one.? Philip Sidney It must be news if USA Today has six stories about it.I'm talking, of course, about reports that the New England Patriots assured their march to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2015-01-24/deflating-football-has-w
New in cruises: Snow rooms, better Wi-Fi and other wows

...KEEPS "COMING UP WITH FUNKY, COOL THINGS - THAT WOW FACTOR," SAID FRAN GOLDEN, WHO WRITES FOR PORTHOLE.COM AND USA TODAY'S EXPERIENCE CRUISE SITE..Norwegian Escape arrives in Miami in November with a snow room offering freezing temperatures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-07/new-cruises-snow-rooms-better-wi-fi
The shell game with oil

...12 million acres in the ANWR, as well as restricting drilling in the Arctic Ocean and the National Petroleum Reserve.USA Today called the plan "shortsighted." We call it asinine for America and treacherous to Alaska.Oil production accounts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-13/shell-game-oil
Blue Cross to help hacked customers

...valuable for criminals, James P. Nehf, professor of law at the Indiana University School of Law in Indianapolis, told USA Today recently.That basic personal information is even more valuable to criminals than are credit card and bank account data...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/blue-cross-help-hacked-cus