Powerball Jackpot up to $301 Million for Wednesday’s Drawing Powerball is heating up with a $301 million jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing. The Powerball jackpot started rolling August 5 and has rolled 16 times. Powerball offers two jackpot payment options: the $301 million jackpot prize paid over 29 years in 30 graduated payments; or the […]
Nationals Suspend Papelbon Four Games without Pay The Nationals have suspended Jonathan Papelbon for four games without pay for his dugout fight with Bryce Harper on Sunday. Papelbon, who played for the Augusta GreenJackets, is finished for the season. The closer also dropped the appeal of his three-game suspension for throwing at Baltimore’s Manny Machado […]
Augusta University Public Safety Officer No Longer Employed There Officials have confirmed that an Augusta University public safety officer found to have used force more than his peers over a three-year period is no longer working at the school. Officer Wesley Martin’s employment ended Monday, according to school officials. They won’t comment if Martin resigned […]
Making Coke at Home? Keurig Introduces “Kold” Machine Making a glass of Coke at home will soon be possible, if you don’t mind paying more than $300 for a machine that sits on your kitchen countertop. Plus an extra dollar or so per drink. Keurig says it will start selling a machine today that makes […]
The investigation involves Retrophin, a public company where Shkreli served as an officer, director, and 10-percent owner.
B&E Auto Suspect Sought By Deputies Aiken County authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding Joseph Matthew Annadale. He is wanted in connection with several Breaking and Entering vehicle incidents in Aiken County. The sheriff’s office has four outstanding Breaking and Entering auto warrants and three Grand Larceny warrants for his arrest. […]
Aiken Teens Charged After Wreck in Stolen Vehicle The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office says they have warrants for the arrests of 17 year old Marqual Simpkins, 17 year old Kartel Smith, both of Aiken, and 18 year old Roderick Glover of Warrenville, in connection with a wreck early Thursday morning during a police pursuit on […]
Escaped Tarantula Grounds Plane Near Baltimore A tarantula that escaped in the cargo hold of a passenger flight from Maryland’s BWI airport to Atlanta grounded the plane before it could take off and sent passengers onto another flight. A Delta Air Lines spokesman said baggage handlers noticed a baboon tarantula had gotten out of its […]