TAESUNGDONG, South Korea - Inside the barbed-wire walls of Korea's Demilitarized Zone, schoolchildren in the hamlet known as ''Freedom Village'' competed Tuesday in foot races and showed off their traditional drumming skills.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Tuesday, September 23, 2008
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NEW YORK - Financial markets resumed their pullback Tuesday as investors worried that lawmakers were losing the sense of urgency seen last week when the government proposed a massive bailout for financial institutions as a way to dislodge clogged credit markets.
ATLANTA - A Georgia man convicted of killing an off-duty police officer was set to be executed Tuesday, even though witnesses have backed away from their testimony and questions remain about whether he is truly guilty.
NEW YORK - Oil prices swung lower Tuesday, falling below $107 a barrel as traders cashed in profits a day after crude rocketed to its biggest one-day gain ever - an epic rally apparently triggered in part by a technical fluke.
BILLINGS, Mont. - Federal wildlife officials have asked a judge to put gray wolves in the Northern Rockies back on the endangered species list - a sharp reversal from the government's prior contention that the animals were thriving.
DEAR DR. GOTT: My granddaughter has been diagnosed with celiac disease. When I spoke with my doctor about it, he gave me information on gastroesophageal reflux disease. Can you educate me regarding celiac and gluten intolerance?
There is a proverb that runs: A joy that's shared is a joy made double.
Your patience will make achieving your objectives attainable in the year ahead. Even if the progress is rather slow, sticking with your game plan will eventually pay off in bigger ways than you thought.
LAS VEGAS - A longtime friend and former co-defendant with O.J. Simpson agreed with a defense lawyer Tuesday that Simpson's meeting with two memorabilia dealers a year ago was supposed to be completely legal.
LAS VEGAS, N.M. - It was shocking enough when six high school football players were accused of sodomizing six younger teammates with a broomstick during training camp. But the scandal was raised to a whole new level when the coaches were accused of turning a blind eye to the hazing.
WASHINGTON - Three Democratic senators demanded ''bare-minimum'' civil rights protections Tuesday for Americans who might be targeted in FBI national security investigations without any evidence of wrongdoing.
WASHINGTON - Federal officials on Tuesday launched a crackdown against several companies that market an eye wash and a widely used skin cream without government approval, saying these prescription medications could pose risks.
WASHINGTON - Up to three more combat brigades could be available to go to Afghanistan beginning next spring, in answer to repeated calls from commanders for more troops, Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Tuesday.
For the second time in the young program's history, Statesboro High School volleyball will host a state playoff game.
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GRAPEVINE, Texas - The smallest Power Five conference is not getting any larger. The Big 12 is staying at 10 schools.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - After departing the celebration in victory lane at Kansas on Sunday, Kevin Harvick reflected on how his Stewart-Haas Racing team always seems ...
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Thousands of people joined Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay at a candlelight vigil Monday night on a Kentucky high school track honoring Gay's ...
BELLEFONTE, Pa. - A Penn State lawyer on Monday turned claims in a civil lawsuit against a former coach who offered key testimony against Jerry Sandusky ...
Vidalia is home to a company recognized among Forbes Magazine's "List of America's Largest Private Companies for 2016."
This week we have shown why Statesboro is "America's Best Community."
Note: The following is part of a series of columns looking at the first road systems in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Noting that October is Bullying Prevention Month, several editors have asked if I am willing to write an apropos column. I am, and for two ...
The water is hot. It is rushing through the faucet, collecting in the sink. Bubbles that smell of green things, living things, rise like yeast ...
Mr. and Mrs. Eric and Cindy Simms of Millen, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Grace Simms of Portal, Ga., to Christopher Colby ...
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech needed just 11 plays to score its first three touchdowns Saturday afternoon at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
ATLANTA - Two years ago, Georgia Southern rolled into Bobby Dodd Stadium, erased a huge first-half deficit and took a late lead before Georgia Tech wrestled ...