As temperatures drop, outdoor pets need attention

The night fell below freezing Tuesday, but the tan pit bull had to bear the cold and wind without shelter while tied to a tree in front of its owner's Burke County, Ga., home.A gray pit bull had a wooden dog house...

University of Georgia deals with slew of injuries

...5-foot-10 and 228 pounds."Nick practices as hard as anybody I've been around," Bobo said.Even on a frigid Monday night in a wind-whipped practice."That guy is running through a hole fast as he did day one before any game," Bobo said. "After Missouri...

Dow, S&P 500 mark latest record highs; relief over better news from Japan and Germany

...Android operating system.? SunEdison surged 29.3 percent after the solar energy company agreed to buy wind energy company First Wind for more than $1.9 billion. SunEdison gained $4.87 to $21.48.

Falcons climb to first place despite losing record

...They're at least three games behind every other NFC team that would make the playoffs if the season ended today, but they could wind up with at least one home playoff game if they win their division."We're now back in the driver's seat of our destiny...

After snowjam, is Atlanta ready for winter?

...down on metro Atlanta. Emergency management workers received a mock briefing in which they were warned a mix of snow, ice and wind would cause widespread power outages and poor road conditions.A major change in state operations has been the shift from relying...

The Way We Were: Augusta trains

It is summer of 1960 and a train winds its way through Au gusta's railroad gulch near what is today the civic center property. These days, most of us complain about...

Chilly weather predicted this week

...Tucker said in an e-mail.The front was expected to bring in winds of 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Tuesday's high is projected...night and Wednesday morning, and windy conditions may cause the wind chill factor to dip into the teens.Meteorologist Chris Rohrbach...

Jason Bohn leads PGA Tour event in Mexico

...lead.Bohn made six birdies, and a pair of tough par saves that were just as valuable, for 4-under-par 67 in the rain and wind that gave him a one-shot lead over Shawn Stefani going into the final round of the PGA Tour event."When we started, it...

Augusta officials heap praise on Mayor Deke Copenhaver at Toast & Roast

...that the moderator, WJBF anchorman Brad Means, had to drag him off with a hook. Not really, but he did have to prod him to wind it up by announcing loudly, "Ladies and gentlemen, Tim Moses!"Col. Sam Anderson, Fort Gor don's garrison commander...

Gusting winds, cooler temps on the way for South Carolina, Georgia

Gusting winds and unseasonably cold weather...trough," will bring strong winds and cooler temperatures through...temperatures on Sunday. If wind gusts are as powerful as predicted...Petrolito said. "The winds will be howling, and areas...