Costa Rica officials say tainted alcohol kills at least 19

The ministry said in a Friday report that the investigation continues, but so far it has counted 14 men and five women who have died after drinking adulterated liquor since early June. The victims ranged from 32 to 72 years of age.
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  Heat and humidity grip East Coast as Midwest gets reprieve

Portions of the Central Plains and Mississippi Valley and much of the East Coast were still expected to see temperatures approaching nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius).

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  Ga. police chief conference held at Savannah Convention Center

Fire crews extinguishes commercial building fire in Beaufort

4 people displaced by weekend fires in Savannah

  Girl Scouts across the nation participate in Bridging Ceremony

  Gullah cookout raises funds for historic church restoration

Lowcountry residents filled the Heyward House on Saturday for a Gullah-themed cookout to help raise money dedicated to restoring a historic church.
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House Republicans promise tough questions at Mueller hearing

Republicans said they will be focused on making clear that the report represents a "final episode" in the Russia probe.

  Chatham Co. residents learn how to prepare for hurricane season

Children attend ‘Camp Invention’ at East Georgia State College

Georgia senator released from hospital

64th annual Beaufort Water Festival set to wrap up Sunday

  Pedestrian hit by vehicle on Pooler Parkway

  Camp Leo creates safe-haven for visually impaired kids, teens

  Store owned by Alderman Thomas evicted from Savannah Mall

Police searching for Econolodge armed robbery suspect

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  Father of 6 dies after wave hits him at N.C. beach

His wife said he was playing on Oak Island's beach with three of his kids Thursday when the wave struck him. She said the force of the impact broke his neck.

SPORTS

  College quarterback returns to Hudson Hill for ‘Get Going’

  GSU hosts sports medicine conference

Bulldogs picked to win SEC East again

  Eagles picked 3rd in East; Vildor is preseason defensive player of the year

CB Kindle Vildor is the Sun Belt preseason defensive player of the year, but the Eagles are picked to finish 3rd in the East Division.

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  Ga. Department of Revenue agent arrested in illegal gambling investigation

  Young men biking 500 miles for Paul Anderson Youth Home

Update: Missing Beaufort County woman found in safe condition

  New library coming to Richmond Hill

Soldier returns home, surprises mother at work in Savannah

Sgt. Christopher Williams returned home from a seven-month deployment in Afghanistan.
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Newborn left on apartment doorstep in Florida

Police are investigating, and the Florida Department of Children and Families was notified.

  Retired Savannah reporter looks back at Apollo 11 coverage

  Savannah man charged with murder in the death of his mother

  Expo in Vidalia to offer heat safety tips

Bluffton PD working to identify suspects in 2 separate restaurant incidents