Banking on faith

Charities want donors to give stock options

Business Briefs: Dow Jones closes with slight gain

Operation causes unease in stock and currency markets

AT&T president replaces head of ailing consumer unit

FCC to lay out options for revamping long-distance phone fees

Online advertising on the increase

Higher incomes, spending point to robust if not sensational season

Takes 'rude' city employees to task

Area players in NFL playoff picture

'Yes, Virginia' ...

Reverse Ebonic plague

Let's not legalize pot

Is U.N. listening?

Ties flag to heritage, not slavery

Urges `Scrooges'

Questions call for retirement-age hike

Challenges readers

Colonial Williamsburg interpreters re-create slaves' Christmas customs

'He can't let me be happy'

Lighting up the holidays

Reel world is stage struck

Miller announces new DUI initiative

Students answer Santa's mail

Edwards' heads-up play results in crown

Area briefs

Releases promised by rebels

Skateboard proposals considered

Seniors Calendar - Out and About

Private school begins modestly

Pets may not be ideal gifts

University of Evansville

New group offers job resource for twentysomethings

Gingrich case stirring up partisan emotions

Gifts let congressmen travel

Xtreme Calendar

Police seize 'date rape' pills

Santa has a lump of coal for Aiken speeders

Learning the truth about Santa

Merriment requires moderation

Gas prices might keep some home

Effects of Welfare reform feared

Defense drives Panthers

Policing the police: Officers often face inquiry

DUI Law Changes

Area Briefs

Ho Ho Hurry Up!

Cost-cutting crucial for HMO program

CSRA Holiday Closings

Inmates' numbers decline

Jaguars looking to extend fivegame streak into playoffs

Column - Falcons take the rightstep for comeback

Jaguars use Means to an end result - win

Young Panthers to get new experience in playoffs

NFL coaching carousel keeps spinning

UGA defense holds Colorado back

Miss kicks new life into Jags

Falcons fire Jones, finally

Xtreme on the big screen

I still believe in Santa Claus

Georgia may rack up hefty bill to fix computer glitch

Apple chief says expect `lots of new stuff' in '97

Bees do it - and now experts studying flight have idea how

Encryption still tightly controlled

High tech globe puts spin on geography

By rehiring Jobs, Apple Computer tries to put smile back on Mac users

The Web at warp speed - a primer on fast access

DC Webgrrls - `It's like a cigar club for women'