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Former boxing champion and U.S. Olympian shot in Atlanta

ATLANTA — Police say former boxing champion Vernon Forrest has been shot and killed in an apparent robbery.

07/26/09 - 8:36pm

Ex-boxing champion Forrest killed in Ga.

ATLANTA -- Police say former boxing champion Vernon Forrest has been shot and killed in an apparent robbery.

07/26/09 - 9:15am

Greenville man dies in fire, wife airlifted to burn center

A 45-year-old South Carolina man died after being pulled from a burning home, and his wife was flown to the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital, according to authorities.

07/26/09 - 5:47pm

Man, 70, dies in ultralight

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Authorities say a 70-year-old South Carolina man died in his single-seat ultralight aircraft. The Greenville News reported that the aircraft crashed in a pasture after taking off from a homemade airstrip. Greenville County Deputy Coroner Kent Dill says Charles Austin Keele...

07/26/09 - 4:40pm

Dispute ends in a house fire

Richmond County authorities arrested a man accused of setting fire to a house Saturday morning after an argument with a woman. Richard Odell Johnson, 39, 125 Carline Road in Gloverville, was charged with kidnapping, arson and criminal domestic violence of high and aggravated nature, according to Ai...

07/25/09 - 11:00pm

Augusta man reported missing

Richmond County investigators are searching for an Augusta man who has been missing since Friday night.

07/25/09 - 10:54pm

SC fire victim dies; wife in Augusta burn hospital

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Authorities say a 45-year-old South Carolina man pulled from a burning home has died, while his wife was flown to an Augusta burn hospital. Multiple media outlets reported that Larry Douglas Painter died about 7:15 a.m. today. Deputy Coroner Kent Dill said Painter died at ...

07/25/09 - 10:53pm

Augusta has 18 hits in 11-4 rout

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. - Vladimir Frias had four hits to back Mike Loree, who recorded his team-high seventh win in the GreenJackets’ 11-4 rout of the Kannapolis Intimidators tonight. Five batters had two or more hits for Augusta, which tallied 18 on the night. Ehire Adrianza and Johnny Monell had t...

07/25/09 - 10:51pm

Driver rallies from back of pack

CLERMONT, Ind. – Carl Edwards came from the back of the pack to win the Nationwide Series race at O'Reilly Raceway Park. Edwards started in 42nd out of 43 drivers because he spent the day at the Brickyard 400 qualifying. He got into tonight's race because of owner points. He moved up 1...

07/25/09 - 9:59pm

Brewers shut out Braves

Atlanta cools down, fails to score, rookie Hanson loses to Milwaukee 4-0. Brewers pitcher gets winning hit and victory.

07/25/09 - 9:33pm
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