A Richmond County Superior Court jury found Keith L. Polite, 26, not guilty of murder and weapon charges in the Oct. 6, 2010, fatal shooting of 16-year-old Terrence L. Turner.
After deliberating close to three hours Thursday evening, the jury convicted Beard of six counts of extortion and one count of attempted extortion.
Organizers haven't been able to find a golf professional to honor at this year's Mayor's Masters Reception, according to Wayne Hawkins, the chairman of the event committee.
Smoke may be visible from a prescribed burn of 574 acres today at Fort Gordon's Training Areas 34 and 35, beginning at 11 a.m.
WASHINGTON - Scientists say they have finally detected gravitational waves - the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago.
The final round of testing on water at the Highland Avenue Water Treatment Plant came back clear Thursday morning.
BURNS, Ore. — The last four armed occupiers of a national wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon said they would turn themselves in Thursday morning after the FBI surrounded them.