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AP IMPACT: CEO pay chugs up in '07 despite economy

NEW YORK - As the American economy slowed to a crawl and stockholders watched their money evaporate, CEO pay still chugged to yet more dizzying heights last year, an Associated Press analysis shows.

June 30, 2008 | By RACHEL BECK Associated Press Writer | National


Study: Americans use Net to look beyond sound bite

NEW YORK - Americans dissatisfied with political sound bites are turning to the Internet for a more complete picture, a new study finds.

June 30, 2008 | By ANICK JESDANUN Associated Press Writer | National


Most cancer doctors avoid saying it's the end

CHICAGO - One look at Eileen Mulligan lying soberly on the exam table and Dr. John Marshall knew the time for the Big Talk had arrived.

June 30, 2008 | By MARILYNN MARCHIONE Associated Press Writer | National


Part I: Dad recounts preemie twins' struggle

EDITOR'S NOTE - In the first part of a two-part narrative, Associated Press Texas sports editor Jaime Aron recalls the birth of his twin sons, 17 weeks premature, and the struggle to keep them alive.

June 30, 2008 | By JAIME ARON Associated Press Writer | National


Defense portrays happy life in double-murder trial

WOBURN, Mass. (AP) _ Prosecutors at the trial of a British man accused of killing his wife and baby daughter have presented piece after piece of evidence against him: his flight to England after their deaths, his familiarity with the gun used in the killings, his failure to attend the funerals.

June 30, 2008 | By DENISE LAVOIE Associated Press Writer | National


Sensitive China quake photo removed from exhibit

JUYUAN, China - In a town where parents are grieving for the nearly 300 children killed when last month's earthquake toppled a middle school, a photograph hinting at shoddy school construction has disappeared from a public exhibition.

June 30, 2008 | By CARA ANNA Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


Part II: Can tiny fighters make it home?

EDITOR'S NOTE - In the conclusion of a two-part narrative about the struggles of his prematurely born twin sons, AP's Jaime Aron tells of new challenges and hopes and a steadfast goal: to bring them home.

June 30, 2008 | By JAIME ARON Associated Press Writer | National


NY health official: Higher tax helps smokers quit

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York smokers have been sent outside in all kinds of weather, coughed at in disdain, and now they are burdened with the most expensive cigarette taxes in the nation. Now, to add cost to injury, the state is declaring its highest-in-the-nation cigarette tax a success.

June 30, 2008 | By VALERIE BAUMAN Associated Press Writer | National


Police: Officer kills man who beat child to death

TURLOCK, Calif. - Police killed a 27-year-old man as he kicked, punched and stomped a toddler to death despite other people's attempts to stop him on a dark, country road, authorities said.

June 30, 2008 | The Associated Press | National


UN chief: Saudi to boost oil production

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia plans to increase its oil production by 200,000 barrels a day next month, the kingdom's oil minister told U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on Sunday, according to Ban's spokesman.

June 30, 2008 | The Associated Press | Associated Press


Forecast of lower flood crest at Iowa City

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Displaced residents trickled back into the hardest-hit areas of Cedar Rapids on Sunday for their first up-close look at flood devastation, while a forecast of an earlier and lower flood crest at Iowa River sparked hope that the university city would escape a similar fate.

June 30, 2008 | By MICHAEL J. CRUMB and JIM SUHR Associated Press Writers | National


Saluting the troops - Airshow marks return home for 3rd ID

The 3rd ID troops who recently returned from deployments got a thunderous welcome Saturday from the ground and the sky during the 2008 Salute the Troops Air Show at MidCoast Regional Airport and Wright Army Airfield.

June 29, 2008 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge The Coastal Courier | Local


Childs-Primm

Mr. and Mrs. Steven Hunter of Huntsville, Ala., and Mrs. Pamela Childs of Kingsland, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Anne Childs, to Joshua David Baldwin Primm, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Primm of Warner Robins, Ga. Elizabeth is also the daughter of the late Mr. Steven Childs. She graduated from Georgia Southern University, where she is currently employed as an admissions counselor.

June 29, 2008 | | Wedding Planner


Rushing-Paige

Mr. Melvin Rushing and Ms. Marcia Boyd of Statesboro are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Charlotte Rushing, to Matthew Brian Paige, son of Mr. Ronnie Paige of Augusta and Ms. Linda Peebles of Swainsboro.

June 29, 2008 | | Wedding Planner


Job fair to be held at Nessmith-Lane Building Tuesday

Employers and potential employees could benefit from a job fair/career expo held Tuesday at Georgia Southern University's Nessmith-Lane Continuing Education Building.

June 29, 2008 | From Staff Reports | Local


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Screven County's Wright likes Eagles

He benches 515 pounds, he squats 685 pounds and runs a 4.95 40-yard dash.

July 28, 2017 | By CHRIS STANLEY cstanley@statesboroherald.com | Prep Sports 360


Phillies take it to Braves

PHILADELPHIA - Aaron Altherr homered twice and Jake Thompson pitched five scoreless innings in an emergency start to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 10-3 victory ...

July 28, 2017 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves


5 ready to enter MLB Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Tim Raines played in the major leagues for more than two decades, and yet one at-bat still sticks in his mind.

July 28, 2017 | By JOHN KEKIS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Crash of health bill incites blame-a-thon among Republicans

WASHINGTON - The resounding Senate crash of the seven-year Republican drive to scrap the Obama health care law incited GOP finger-pointing Friday but left the party ...

July 28, 2017 | By ALAN FRAM and ERICA WERNER Associated Press | Associated Press


Economy rebounds during 2nd quarter

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy revved up this spring after a weak start to the year, fueled by a surge in consumer spending. But the ...

July 28, 2017 | By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer | Associated Press


Ohio State Fair reopens 'low-impact' rides

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Rides at the Ohio State Fair's Kiddieland and some elsewhere in the amusement park reopened Friday with the OK of inspectors two ...

July 28, 2017 | By JULIE CARR SMYTH Associated Press | Associated Press


Trump pushes out Priebus

WASHINGTON - His White House in turmoil, President Donald Trump abruptly announced late Friday he was appointing Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to be his chief ...

July 28, 2017 | By JONATHAN LEMIRE and JILL COLVIN Associated Press | Associated Press


GOP dealt stiff blow in Senate's bid to repeal Obamacare

WASHINGTON - Dealing a serious blow to President Donald Trump's agenda, the Senate early Friday rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack ...

July 28, 2017 | By ERICA WERNER and ALAN FRAM Associated Press | Associated Press




Braves ship struggling shortstop Dansby Swanson to minors

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have optioned struggling shortstop Dansby Swanson to Triple-A Gwinnett.

July 27, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Gambler tied to golfer Phil Mickelson gets 5 years in prison

NEW YORK - A Las Vegas gambler linked to golfer Phil Mickelson was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison by a judge who said the ...

July 27, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Sessions tells AP he's not stepping down unless asked

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - After being berated for a week by President Donald Trump, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he will stay in the ...

July 27, 2017 | By SADIE GURMAN and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press | Associated Press


House GOP advancing spending boosts for Pentagon, veterans

WASHINGTON - The GOP-controlled House has given tentative approval to a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's long-promised wall along the U ...

July 27, 2017 | By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press | Associated Press




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