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SC prosecutors seek to block new trial

COLUMBIA - Prosecutors have filed a scathing appeal asking a South Carolina judge to reconsider his ruling granting a new trial to a man who was convicted of killing his grandparents when he was 12 years old, then blamed the antidepressant Zoloft for the crime.

09/01/10 - 6:08am

Good Samaritan hit while helping accident victim

ATLANTA — Authorities say a would-be good Samaritan who stopped to help accident victims alongside Interstate 85 this morning was struck by a vehicle and injured.

08/31/10 - 3:33pm

CMA announces first round of nominees

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Miranda Lambert leads the first round of CMA Awards nominations with five, followed closely by Lady Antebellum with four and Zac Brown with three.

08/31/10 - 3:17pm

No arrests in 2 Aiken homicides

Despite rumors to the contrary, authorities have made no arrests in the Aug. 11 slayings of Yana Schenker and Shalamar Byrd in Aiken.

08/31/10 - 5:39pm

Man says he was robbed at home

An Augusta man woke to find three armed men had entered his home around 9 p.m., according to an incident report.

08/31/10 - 5:34pm

Mold may have sickened SC magistrate, workers

COLUMBIA — Officials say mold appears to be responsible for illnesses a South Carolina magistrate and his staff have suffered.

08/31/10 - 9:59am

Aiken wreck on I-20

South Carolina Highway Patrol has cleared from a wreck on Interstate 20 in Aiken County this morning at mile marker 15.

08/31/10 - 12:35pm

Grovetown middle pupil arrested

Police arrested a Grovetown Middle School pupil on Monday after they say he threatened school officials while brandishing a kitchen knife.

08/31/10 - 5:56pm

Georgians stressing, report says

ATLANTA - Georgians continue to be under the most stress since the start of the recession, according to a new economic index.


08/31/10 - 6:51am

Fox Theatre occupant won't be evicted

ATLANTA  - An 83-year-old man called the "Phantom of the Fox" who has long lived rent free at Atlanta's Fox Theatre will not immediately be thrown out.


08/31/10 - 6:44am
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