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Report: Death toll in China quake exceeds 12K

MIANYANG, China - The toll of the dead and missing soared as rescue workers dug through flattened schools and homes on Tuesday in a desperate attempt to find survivors of China's worst earthquake in three decades.

May 28, 2008 | By AUDRA ANG Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


Anonymous rape tests are going nationwide

ELKTON, Md. (AP) - Starting next year across the country, rape victims too afraid or too ashamed to go to police can undergo an emergency-room forensic rape exam, and the evidence gathered will be kept on file in a sealed envelope in case they decide to press charges.

May 28, 2008 | By KRISTEN WYATT Associated Press Writer | National


Vatican: It’s OK to believe in aliens

VATICAN CITY - Believing that the universe may contain alien life does not contradict a faith in God, the Vatican's chief astronomer said in an interview published Tuesday.

May 28, 2008 | By ARIEL DAVID Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


Myanmar police block aid workers, food piles up

YANGON, Myanmar - Police barred foreign aid workers from reaching cyclone survivors in hard-hit areas Tuesday, while emergency food shipments backed up at the main airport for Myanmar's biggest city.

May 28, 2008 | The Associated Press | Associated Press


Senate says halt oil reserve shipments

WASHINGTON - The Senate, in a direct challenge to President Bush, voted Tuesday to temporarily halt the shipment of thousands of barrels of oil a day into the government's emergency reserve.

May 28, 2008 | By H. JOSEF HEBERT Associated Press Writer | Washington


Median home prices drop in many cities

WASHINGTON - Median home prices fell in two-thirds of the cities surveyed during the first three months of this year while 46 states reported experienced declining sales, a real estate trade group reported Tuesday.

May 28, 2008 | By MARTIN CRUTSINGER Associated Press Writer | Washington


La. furniture salesman guilty of spying for China

McLEAN, Va. - A New Orleans furniture salesman pleaded guilty Tuesday to spying for the Chinese government and providing Beijing with secret information on military relations between the U.S. and Taiwan.

May 28, 2008 | By MATTHEW BARAKAT Associated Press Writer | National


Cease-fire holds in Sadr City after deadly clashes

BAGHDAD - A shaky cease-fire appeared to take hold Tuesday in Baghdad's Sadr City, after a cleric who brokered the deal for Shiite fighters said they would honor it even after clashes left at least 11 dead and 19 wounded.

May 28, 2008 | By CHRIS TOMLINSON Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


SEB hosts 'Day of Percussion'

Everyone thinks of drums when it comes to percussion. Well, for those who attended the first-ever "Day of Percussion" at Southeast Bulloch High School, they heard a lot more than drums. Cymbals, chimes, bells, marimbas, xylophones, triangles, wood blocks and tambourines were all on display.

May 28, 2008 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Video - Statesboro blasts Bainbridge in first round of state playoffs

May 27, 2008 | VINCE JOHNSON vjohnson@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Studio Statesboro Vodcast

Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday May 12, 2008

May 27, 2008 | MATTHEW BANKHEAD/Producer mbankhead@statesboroherald.com | Local


Police Report - May 13

Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.

May 27, 2008 | | Crime Report


Nevils area residents stunned by ferocity of Sunday's storm

Early Sunday morning, a stretch of the southern part of Bulloch County running parallel to Highway 46 near Nevils-Denmark Road got quite a jolt. The swath of severe weather that cut across Georgia left damaged homes in the Nevils area and even sent a school bus partly up a tree. Residents were still stunned by the damage Monday.

May 27, 2008 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Braves plit doubleheader with Bucks

PITTSBURGH - Tim Hudson limited Pittsburgh to two hits and an unearned run over seven innings and the Atlanta Braves halted their seven-game road losing streak and the Pirates' six-game winning streak with an 8-1 victory Monday in the second game of a doubleheader.

May 27, 2008 | By ALAN ROBINSON AP Sports Writer | Sports


Sarah Chester earns promotion at First Southern

First Southern National Bank announces the promotion of Sarah Chester to assistant banking officer / deposit specialist.

May 26, 2008 | Special to the Herald | Business


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