AT&T president replaces head of ailing consumer unit

Higher incomes, spending point to robust if not sensational season

Business Briefs: Dow Jones closes with slight gain

Operation causes unease in stock and currency markets

Banking on faith

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

Online advertising on the increase

Charities want donors to give stock options

Reverse Ebonic plague

Ties flag to heritage, not slavery

Let's not legalize pot

Is U.N. listening?

Area players in NFL playoff picture

Questions call for retirement-age hike

Urges `Scrooges'

Challenges readers

Takes 'rude' city employees to task

'Yes, Virginia' ...

Colonial Williamsburg interpreters re-create slaves' Christmas customs

Lighting up the holidays

Reel world is stage struck

'He can't let me be happy'

Police seize 'date rape' pills

Gingrich case stirring up partisan emotions

Defense drives Panthers

Students answer Santa's mail

Policing the police: Officers often face inquiry

Seniors Calendar - Out and About

Inmates' numbers decline

Learning the truth about Santa

DUI Law Changes

Edwards' heads-up play results in crown

Miller announces new DUI initiative

Gas prices might keep some home

Cost-cutting crucial for HMO program

Private school begins modestly

Gifts let congressmen travel

Santa has a lump of coal for Aiken speeders

Pets may not be ideal gifts

Area briefs

University of Evansville

Skateboard proposals considered

New group offers job resource for twentysomethings

Merriment requires moderation

Xtreme Calendar

Area Briefs

Ho Ho Hurry Up!

Effects of Welfare reform feared

CSRA Holiday Closings

Releases promised by rebels

Jaguars looking to extend fivegame streak into playoffs

Miss kicks new life into Jags

Young Panthers to get new experience in playoffs

Column - Falcons take the rightstep for comeback

Jaguars use Means to an end result - win

NFL coaching carousel keeps spinning

UGA defense holds Colorado back

Falcons fire Jones, finally

Xtreme on the big screen

I still believe in Santa Claus

Encryption still tightly controlled

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

The Web at warp speed - a primer on fast access

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

High tech globe puts spin on geography

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

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

Georgia may rack up hefty bill to fix computer glitch