Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

WASHINGTON - The U.S. and five Arab countries launched airstrikes Monday night on Islamic State group targets in Syria, expanding a military...

Chargers' Danny Woodhead out for the season

...will be out for several more weeks.REDSKINS: Five American Indians are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit the Washington Redskins filed against them over the team's nickname.The five, who are members of different tribes throughout the U...

Eagles come from behind again to beat Redskins

...stormed from behind to win, beating the Washington Redskins 37-34 as Mathews caught two...by a fourth-quarter brawl near the Washington sideline after Eagles quarterback Nick...turned out to be the winning points when Washington scored a late TD.Philadelphia's...

Washington County tops Power Poll

Washington County tops weekly Power Poll after a convincing win at Burke County.

TV ads spark controversy in Barrow-Allen race

...staff claimed U.S. Rep. John Barrow and his friends in Washington got "caught red-handed" telling lies about the Republican...by our ad, and believe that Rick Allen should call on his Washington allies to take down the attack ads against Rep. Barrow that...

US existing home sales fall in August

WASHINGTON - Fewer Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time buyers remained scarce.Sales...

Whole Foods, Gander Mountain open Augusta stores Tuesday

...Interstate 20 and Flowing Wells Road. It has 120 employees.Whole Foods opens Tuesday morning at 2907 Washington Road as the new anchor to the Washington Crossing shopping center in Augusta.The natural and organic foods supermarket announced in July...

Braves fall to Mets, 10-2

...A half-game out of first place in the NL East on July 29, the Braves have gone 18-30 since then to fall 15 back of Washington. Atlanta was eliminated from the wild-card chase when Pittsburgh beat Milwaukee 1-0 earlier Sunday.Santana (14-10...

Put tireless worker in D.C.

...Those qualities are what made him successful in the construction business, and they are qualities that will serve him well in Washington, D.C.It upsets me to see the derogatory political ads against him on television.I have known Rick Allen for more than...

Jameis Winston back on field for Seminoles

...year in and year out. 'Bama played against a Florida team that was unranked. I believe that Oregon was playing against Washington State who is unranked."Fisher declined to speak about Winston's suspension, which was increased from a half game to...