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Twins' mom sought after father shot in Ga.

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Police in DeKalb County say warrants are being sought in the shooting of a man who had just turned over his 1-year-old twin sons during a custody exchange at a Stone Mountain apartment complex. Police say they're looking for a woman they say took off with the twins after their ...

06/07/10 - 2:52pm

Ex-DSS finance chief gets 10 years for fraud

COLUMBIA - The former finance director of South Carolina's social services agency has been sentenced to 10 years for his role in a fraud scheme.


06/07/10 - 1:58pm

Man sentenced after wreck charge

 Edward Lee Yassney Jr. has been sentenced to 15 years probation and fined $1,000 for an accident in which he struck a porch. The court action took place May 21. Yassney, who had a prior DUI conviction, was accused of driving his truck into a home's front porch on Merry Drive whe...

06/07/10 - 1:49pm

ASU championship section today

The Augusta Chronicle has produced a section commemorating the ASU golf team's national championship .

06/13/10 - 6:40am

Police search for Sunday assault suspects

Police are searching for suspects following a criminal attempt at armed robbery and aggressive sexual battery at Apple Valley Park Sunday.

06/07/10 - 11:55am

Top court: Ga. attorneys exempt from Office of Consumer Affairs

ATLANTA -- Lawyers don't have to comply with directives from the Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs, Georgia's Supreme Court ruled today.


06/07/10 - 10:16am

North Augusta bandit steals cash register

NORTH AUGUSTA -- A masked man robbed Greg's Gas Plus at 107 Edgefield Road this morning, and took off with the whole cash register, according to an incident report.  An employee said the bandit broke out the store window with a hammer at 3:17 a.m. and demanded money, police said, but he to...

06/07/10 - 7:46am

Politics 2010: Atlanta not so bad

Generations of politicians have won elections running against capital city crime, traffic and high taxes. Last week, the icy relationship showed more signs of thawing

06/07/10 - 6:08am

Atlanta thieves try to steal ATMs

ATLANTA - Atlanta area thieves seem to want more than the money inside ATMs. They want the whole machine. Atlanta police told WSB television station that for the second time in two days thieve tried to steal an ATM. This time they were unsuccessful. One day after an ATM was stolen from Midtown ...

06/07/10 - 5:45am

Update: Car strikes child on Boykin Road

A 2-year-old boy was hit by a car on Boykin Road at 9 p.m. Sunday after running into the road, according to an incident report.  The child and his family were in their front yard at the 2400 block of Boykin Road playing football at the time of the accident. The driver of the vehicle, 32-year-ol...

06/07/10 - 4:47pm
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