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Alleged video of Sanford mistress surfaces

A video on the Internet reported shows Maria Belen Chapur, the alleged mistress of South Carolina Mark Sanford.

06/26/09 - 10:17pm

Ex-Brave makes visit with BoSox

ATLANTA – John Smoltz woke up in his own bed, made pancakes for the kids, took a dip in the pool, then headed to the ballpark. That's where things got a little strange. "I can't help but think about all the times I drove in here, walked through that tunnel and made a quick right," he ...

06/26/09 - 9:26pm

SC 1st lady says she refused when Sanford asked to visit mistress

Jenny Sanford says she was shocked governor slipped away to see mistress after she repeatedly told him not to

06/26/09 - 9:53pm

Kane selected fourth overall

DULUTH, Ga. – Tell Evander Kane that he lacks the size to play next season for the Atlanta Thrashers, and the 18-year-old doesn't exactly agree. "I worked hard to get bigger coming into my draft year, and I think it was a benefit when I played last year," Kane said. "I'm just really ex...

06/26/09 - 9:37pm

Play halted by thunderstorms

CROMWELL, Conn. – Kenny Perry followed up his opening 61 with 68 today and held on to a two-stroke lead when thunderstorms halted the second round of the Travelers Championship. Perry, who tied the course record Thursday, said he actually hit the ball better on Friday, but lost his touch with ...

06/26/09 - 7:30pm

Tavares top pick in NHL draft

MONTREAL – The New York Islanders kept everyone guessing, including John Tavares himself, right up until they made the high-scoring center the No. 1 pick in the 2009 NHL entry draft tonight. The Islanders chose Tavares, an 18-year-old junior star with the London Knights, with the first overall...

06/26/09 - 9:23pm

Some Kennametal work might move to Clemson, S.C.

Some production at the Kennametal plant in Evans could be moving to Clemson, S.C. in coming months. The shift in production comes as Dailan, China-based Top Eastern Drill Co. enters into an agreement with Pittsburgh-based Kennametal Inc. to purchase the plant at 470 Evans Road. The pending deal for...

06/26/09 - 6:13pm

Cashier's check fraud involves Canadian scam

AIKEN – More details have emerged in a counterfeit cashier’s check scam that has falsely used an Aiken bank’s name, and officials say the swindle is wide ranging. “It’s not like somebody locally trying to counterfeit checks and get by with something,” said Lynn Shepar...

06/26/09 - 4:58pm

Police ask help in catching Graniteville bank robbers

AIKEN -- Aiken County authorities are asking for the public's help in finding two suspects in a Thursday afternoon bank robbery in Graniteville. Aiken County sheriff's Sgt. Dave Myers said police on Friday were still looking for Javier Hickson, 26, of the 100 block of Woodland Drive Extension, Aike...

06/26/09 - 5:00pm

Sports: Cooper named ASU baseball coach

Former Augusta State standout and current assistant coach Chris Cooper has been named head baseball coach, athletic director Clint Bryant announced today. “I’m very delighted to promote Chris to head baseball coach,” Bryant said in a statement. “He is one of our own. He played h...

06/26/09 - 4:32pm

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