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Chambliss: Slur likely came from my office

ATLANTA - U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss said that a derogatory slur left on an Internet discussion over the rights of gays to serve in the U.S. military appears to have originated from his office.

09/23/10 - 10:34am

Georgia sailor killed in Afghanistan

A Georgia sailor was among four Navy personnel who were killed Tuesday during fighting in Afghanistan, the U.S. Department of Defense reported this morning.

09/23/10 - 10:31am

Augusta unemployment rises slightly

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09/23/10 - 8:41am

Teen girl reportedly pushed from vehicle

Investigators arrested a Dallas, Ga., man Wednesday on charges that he pushed his ex-girlfriend out of a moving car.

09/23/10 - 12:29am

Two found guilty in Graniteville robbery

Javier Hickson, 27, and Artrell Jabar Hickson, 20, were sentenced to 28 years on robbery and five years on weapons charges.

09/23/10 - 12:29am

County asked to fix bar-closing policy

The Aiken County Sheriff's Office has requested the county council to correct a loophole in its policy allowing bars to stay open past 2 a.m.

09/23/10 - 12:29am

Former sheriff indicted on 47 new allegations

COLUMBIA, S.C.  --- Former Lee County Sheriff E.J. Melvin has been indicted on 47 new charges that prosecutors say are part of a drug conspiracy case.

09/22/10 - 11:37pm

Death row inmate used razor blade to try suicide

ATLANTA - The attorney for a death row inmate who attempted to commit suicide hours before he was scheduled to be executed said the condemned man used a razor blade given to him by a prison guard to slash his arms and neck.

09/22/10 - 4:40pm

3rd party SC gov candidate wants to be in debate

COLUMBIA, S.C. - A third-party South Carolina gubernatorial candidate is complaining about being left out of two debates.

09/22/10 - 2:45pm

Barnes cancels fundraiser hosted by accused pastor

ATLANTA - Campaign officials for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Roy Barnes say they have canceled a fundraiser that was to be hosted by a pastor at the center of a sexual coercion lawsuit.

09/22/10 - 2:41pm
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