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Group sues for Vogtle records

An environmental group today sued the U.S. Energy Department over assertions it was denied public records related to an $8.33 million federal loan guarantee to help finance the construction of two new reactors at Plant Vogtle.

08/10/10 - 4:47pm

Ex-Sen. Stevens dies in plane crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — Former Sen. Ted Stevens, an uncompromising advocate for Alaska for four decades died in a plane crash. He was 86.

08/10/10 - 3:17pm

Council OKs Aiken depot purchase

The city of Aiken is now the proud owner of the Aiken Railroad Depot.

08/10/10 - 2:57pm

Former Aiken deputy's trial begins

A former Aiken County Sheriff's Office deputy began a jury trial on Monday on charges related to a 2008 incident where he allegedly hit a New Ellenton teen before falsely arresting him.

08/10/10 - 2:48pm

Woman charged with shoplifting stool softener

 A 22-year-old woman was arrested after police said she tried to shoplift two bottles of stool softener and exchange them for a refund at a North Augusta grocery store.

08/10/10 - 12:54pm

5 SC residents may be called in Smith trial

CONWAY, S.C. — Five South Carolinians may be called to testify as material witnesses in the trial of Anna Nicole Smith's boyfriend and her two physicians.

08/10/10 - 12:46pm

SC man, 66, suffocated; 41-year-old charged

LANCASTER, S.C. — A South Carolina man is charged with killing a 66-year-old man found dead in his home.

08/10/10 - 12:38pm

Marine returned to SC to face murder charge

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Authorities say a Marine stationed in Japan was returned to South Carolina to face charges in the 2007 death of a fast-food worker shot in the neck during a botched robbery.

08/10/10 - 12:35pm

Boy, 13, charged with taking car, crashing

A 13-year-old boy faces several charges after authorities said he stole a car and crashed it at Augusta Technical College on Monday.

08/10/10 - 12:21pm

Ga. colleges face more cuts


ATLANTA — The state Board of Regents is eyeing more cuts for Georgia's colleges and universities.

08/10/10 - 12:07pm
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