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Source: Phillies acquire Lee from Indians

PHILADELPHIA – Looking for a top starter to bolster their so-so rotation, the Philadelphia Phillies acquired reigning AL Cy Young Award winner Cliff Lee from the Indians. The defending World Series champions are sending Cleveland four minor league prospects for Lee and outfielder Ben Francisco...

07/29/09 - 2:06pm

Police: SC man charged with having sex with horse

COLUMBIA, S.C. - A South Carolina man has been arrested for having sex with a horse after police say the animal's owner caught him on surveillance camera.

07/29/09 - 1:28pm

Phelps rebounds with world record

ROME – Now that’s more like it. Michael Phelps bounced back from a stunning loss with something more familiar – another world record Wednesday. One night after he was soundly beaten by Germany’s Paul Biedermann, Phelps set a world record in the 200-meter butterfly with a time of...

07/29/09 - 12:25pm

Georgia court nominee well-received at hearing

WASHINGTON - A Georgia judge nominated by President Barack Obama to sit on the federal appeals court in Atlanta won support from key Republican senators Wednesday despite some criticism over her decision to shorten a sentence in a child sex abuse case last year.

07/29/09 - 12:09pm

Police car plant going to Indiana

A startup company that plans to build high-tech police cars has picked a vacant auto-parts plant in eastern Indiana for its first factory.

07/29/09 - 12:02pm

Carbon Motors picks Indiana site for plant

A company that plans to build police cars has picked a town in Indiana over a site in Graniteville for its first factory.

07/29/09 - 3:22pm

Man faces molestation charge

A 43-year-old man was arrested this morning and charged with showing pornographic materials to his ex-girlfriend’s 12-year-old grandson.

07/29/09 - 10:51am

Man charged with child cruelty

Richmond County authorities arrested an Augusta man early today on charges that he burned his girlfriend’s 1-year-old boy with an iron.

07/29/09 - 10:48am

Reward offered in Goshen Plantation vandalism case

A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the people responsible for vandalism at Goshen Plantation Golf Club on Sunday night.

07/29/09 - 9:11am

State water war legal bill over $6 million

ATLANTA - The Georgia attorney general's office says the state has spent more than $6 million for outside attorneys to fight a water war with bordering states.

07/29/09 - 8:39am
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