Charities want donors to give stock options

Higher incomes, spending point to robust if not sensational season

Online advertising on the increase

AT&T president replaces head of ailing consumer unit

Banking on faith

Operation causes unease in stock and currency markets

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

Business Briefs: Dow Jones closes with slight gain

Reverse Ebonic plague

Takes 'rude' city employees to task

Questions call for retirement-age hike

Urges `Scrooges'

'Yes, Virginia' ...

Area players in NFL playoff picture

Let's not legalize pot

Ties flag to heritage, not slavery

Challenges readers

Is U.N. listening?

Lighting up the holidays

'He can't let me be happy'

Colonial Williamsburg interpreters re-create slaves' Christmas customs

Reel world is stage struck

University of Evansville

Pets may not be ideal gifts

Edwards' heads-up play results in crown

Area briefs

Santa has a lump of coal for Aiken speeders

Skateboard proposals considered

Seniors Calendar - Out and About

Merriment requires moderation

DUI Law Changes

CSRA Holiday Closings

Miller announces new DUI initiative

Ho Ho Hurry Up!

Private school begins modestly

Students answer Santa's mail

Inmates' numbers decline

New group offers job resource for twentysomethings

Defense drives Panthers

Gingrich case stirring up partisan emotions

Police seize 'date rape' pills

Xtreme Calendar

Learning the truth about Santa

Cost-cutting crucial for HMO program

Gas prices might keep some home

Releases promised by rebels

Gifts let congressmen travel

Effects of Welfare reform feared

Policing the police: Officers often face inquiry

Area Briefs

Miss kicks new life into Jags

Column - Falcons take the rightstep for comeback

Young Panthers to get new experience in playoffs

Jaguars looking to extend fivegame streak into playoffs

Jaguars use Means to an end result - win

Falcons fire Jones, finally

UGA defense holds Colorado back

NFL coaching carousel keeps spinning

I still believe in Santa Claus

Xtreme on the big screen

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

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

The Web at warp speed - a primer on fast access

High tech globe puts spin on geography

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

Georgia may rack up hefty bill to fix computer glitch

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

Encryption still tightly controlled