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Homeless woman says man raped, sodomized and robbed her

homeless Augusta woman told police she was robbed, raped and sodomized early Thursday morning.

01/23/10 - 12:42pm

Augusta man says three men attacked him, took $100

An Augusta man says he was robbed Friday night while walking home in the 2500 block of Washington Road.

01/23/10 - 12:27pm

Employees paid others to work for them, falsified time cards

ATHENS, Ga. - Madison County Emergency Medical Services employees paid colleagues to work their shifts and then signed time cards claiming payment for the shifts they didn't work, county officials say.

01/23/10 - 12:16pm

Lilburn man, 19, in serious condition after hitting utility pole

LILBURN, Ga. — A 19-year-old from Lilburn was hospitalized after crashing his car into a utility pole while sending a text message on his cell phone.

01/23/10 - 12:01pm

Columbus man suffers collapsed lung, broken ribs in beating

COLUMBUS, Ga. — Columbus police say a 52-year-old man suffered serious injuries when he was assaulted while on a three-day drinking binge.

01/23/10 - 11:54am

Columbus police say 14-year-old girl lied about sexual assault

COLUMBUS, Ga. — Columbus police say a 14-year-old girl's report that she was sexually assaulted near a school bus stop on Jan. 14 was false.

01/23/10 - 11:56am

Golfer shoots 62 in second round

LA QUINTA, Calif. – Long-hitting Bubba Watson is using the wet weather to his advantage in the Bob Hope Classic. Watson shot a 10-under 62 today to take a two-stroke lead over Alex Prugh after the second round, which began and ended in driving rain. The storm wiped out play Thursday and threa...

01/22/10 - 7:49pm

Robbers crash near Washington Road interchange of I-20

Traffic was backed up tonight near Washington Road and Interstate 20 after a robbery suspect crashed his car and took off on foot. Richmond County sheriff’s Lt. Scott Gay said police were following the car about 6 p.m. after a reported robbery at Huntington Apartments in the 2900 block of Peri...

01/22/10 - 7:37pm

Deputy warden named interim director of Animal Services

Sharon Broady, a deputy warden at the Richmond County Correctional Institution, has been named interim Animal Services director, City Administrator Fred Russell said today.

01/22/10 - 7:27pm

Early voting for state Senate runoff expands Monday

The Richmond County Board of Elections will extend early voting hours to 6 p.m. starting Monday in the final week to cast ballots early for the state Senate district 22 runoff election. In two weeks of early voting so far, 410 people cast their ballots. The runoff race features Democrats Hardie Dav...

01/22/10 - 6:07pm
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