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Ga. man sentenced for stealing trade secrets

MACON, Ga. - A Georgia man was sentenced to three years in federal prison after pleading guilty to stealing trade secrets that prosecutors say cost his former company $14 million.

12/15/10 - 6:33am

Comedian to sign books at Augusta Mall

Best-selling author and comedian Steve Harvey will be at Barnes & Noble in Augusta Mall at 6 p.m. today for a book signing, according to a news release.

12/15/10 - 1:55am

Teen improving from gunshot wounds

Xavier Anderson, 16, continues to improve after he was shot last week outside a Wheeler Road apartment complex, his mother said Tuesday.

12/15/10 - 1:53am

Woman charged with influencing witness

A 71-year-old grandmother was jailed today after she was accused of helping her son try to persuade a key witness not to appear at his trial on cruelty to children charges.

12/14/10 - 11:22pm

Georgia may raise sales taxes

Georgia sales taxes would rise to offset the elimination of taxes on business materials and fuel, according to a broad outline of recommendations a tax reform council will make.

12/14/10 - 5:06pm

Borrow money for reservoirs, Deal says

ATHENS, Ga. — Gov.-elect Nathan Deal said his state budget proposal will contain borrowing for new reservoirs as Georgia tries to resolve a long-standing three-state water dispute.

12/14/10 - 4:20pm

Cut corporate income tax, Deal says

ATHENS, Ga. — Gov.-elect Nathan Deal laid out the case for slashing Georgia's corporate income tax, saying it would help the state keep and recruit jobs.

12/14/10 - 4:15pm

NAACP critical of Laney-Walker closure

Closing a portion of Laney-Walker Boulevard inside the campus of Medical College of Georgia would be shutting off a major artery through the black community, members of the Augusta NAACP said today.

12/14/10 - 4:54pm

Steve Harvey signing books

New York Times best-selling author, comedian, Family Feud host and radio host Steve Harvey will be at Barnes & Noble at 6 p.m. Wednesda

12/14/10 - 2:48pm

Newton, Fairley give Auburn 2 All-Americans

NEW YORK — No. 1 Auburn will have an All-American anchoring each side of the ball when the Tigers play for the national championship.

12/14/10 - 2:39pm
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