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Navy to ban smoking on subs

A smoking ban on submarines, announced Thursday that takes effect Dec. 31, was recommended by the chief of Naval Operations.

04/14/10 - 7:18am

USC board could lose lone black

COLUMBIA - South Carolina's legislators could decide today whether the state's flagship university loses its only black board member. The election will decide whether trustee Leah Moody keeps the post through 2012 at the University of South Carolina. The black law school grad says she's pr...

04/14/10 - 7:03am

Regulators to discuss Plant Hatch safety

BAXLEY, Ga. - Federal regulators will discuss the annual safety performance of a nuclear power plant in Baxley next week. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will offer the public its yearly assessment of the operations at the Edwin Hatch Nuclear Plant on April 21. The site contains two nuclear r...

04/14/10 - 6:59am

6 arrested in Atlanta prostitute beating

ATLANTA  - Fulton County police have arrested two suspected pimps and four suspected prostitutes for beating another prostitute. Detective Melissa Parker tells WSB radio that the 21-year-old woman fled her pimp. He and two other men tracked her down and brought her back to a motel on Fulton Ind...

04/14/10 - 6:56am

UGA to stop printing yearbook

  ATHENS, Ga.  - This year will be the last for the printed edition of University of Georgia's yearbook. Faculty adviser Cody Ward tells the Athens Banner-Herald that sales of the student-produced Pandora have declined steadily for years. Ward said they won't sell enough ...

04/14/10 - 6:53am

Butler students win competition

A group of Butler High School's gifted students have won a statewide competition for their keen problem-solving skills.

04/13/10 - 5:22pm

Tiger banner plane's owner upset over inspection

The owner of a company that flew banners over the Masters Tournament mocking Tiger Woods said today his client's rights were abused.

04/15/10 - 2:00pm

New nuke plants, new challenges, NRC says

SHELL BLUFF, Ga.- New nuclear power plant brings new challenges, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission official says.

04/13/10 - 4:55pm

Clemson selects Brownell as basketball coach

CLEMSON, S.C. - New Clemson basketball coach Brad Brownell says he was instantly drawn to the job.

04/13/10 - 4:46pm

Shooting reported at Deans Bridge, Lumpkin roads

Richmond County sheriff's Investigator Sean Cochran said an arrest is expected in a shooting Tuesday afternoon at Deans Bridge and Lumpkin roads, but he released few other details. He said somebody was driving the victim to the hospital when the vehicle was pulled over at the Auto Zone on Milledgevi...

04/14/10 - 6:31am
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