JACKSONVILLE - Bankrupt supermarket giant Winn-Dixie announced Tuesday that it will close 35 percent of its stores and reduce its workforce by 28 percent under its proposed Chapter 11 reorganization plan.
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Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's decision to retire unleashed a bipartisan wave of praise Friday on Capitol Hill that quickly gave way to jostling over her potential successor and the future of...
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Tybee Island is a popular resort destination for Georgian locals. News reports now claim that a nuclear weapon has gone missing off its shores:"SAVANNAH, Ga. - The first government search in decades for a...
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Kids may not like the peas and carrots served up by the nation’s school
lunch program, but many of the country’s leading food companies enjoy
the billions of dollars in sales that bring those vegetables to their
plates. Behind the overcooked vegetables and steam-table...
According to a report released yesterday, 25.6 million pounds of
antibiotics are mixed with farm animals’ food every year -- almost all
of it concentrated in just 23 states, mainly in the Mid-Atlantic and
Nearly 70 percent of all the antibiotics used in the US...
It turns out that a grenade tossed in the direction of US President George W. Bush during his recent speech in Tbilisi was live, and not a dud as Georgian security officials originally claimed. While the grenade incident could prompt a review of security procedures concerning...
JE McNeil, who heads the Centre for Conscience and War in Washington
DC, a Christian group whose members also staff the GI Rights Hotline,
said many troops she spoke with had been lied to by recruiters. "I had
an 18-year-old who was told he did not have to serve in...
Six-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong has announced he will be retiring after this year's Tour de France.
Tuesday, April 19 is Lance's final US race, in
Augusta, Georgia where he is defending his Tour of Georgia title - a six-day, 648-mile event.
This year's Tour...
ATLANTA (Mar. 23) - Governor Sonny Perdue issued an Executive Order today declaring a State of Emergency for three counties impacted by a severe weather system that hit South Georgia Tuesday afternoon.
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