Business briefs - Free political TV time proposed

Proposal to Cut Access Fees Unveiled By FCC

New chewing gums may repair cavities

Judge lets Connecticut proceed in lawsuit against tobacco industry

Stores slashing prices to spur post-Christmas sales

Internal audit shows Postal Service overspent ad budget by $90 million

Airline stocks hit turbulence

Merchants slashing prices to spur post-Christmas sales

Pena a blank slate

Boils down conflict to Bible, Marx

Says daughter must take responsibility

Offers idea for oxygenating river

Pins responsibility squarely on girl

Emphasizes academics for athletes

Denounces ambulance privatization

A better, kinder time

Relates another county 'Grinch' tale

For any interest, there's a calendar

Video Picks and Pans

Top concert draws of 1996

Jars have secular appeal

Ramblin' Rhodes: Quotes from '97

One too many

FCC approves standards for next generation of television

Christmas Stories - Stocking stuffers from around the country

Kwanzaa continues the spirit of the holidays

Brother hopes King assassin can live long enough for more hearings

Christmas trees being recycled

Zoning controls video poker gaming

Homeless find warmth and meals around the state

New layoffs at SRS coming in January

Pollution on river under scrutiny

United Way seeks generous donors

Uncle Mingo makes friends with music

Aiken celebration rings in First Night

Burglar sentenced to 40 years

Georgia once had 3 governors

Auto tags to be delayed

It's no Big Apple, but golf ball fits Augusta to a tee

Refund checks waiting for missing taxpayers

SC clinic faces dollar shortfall, crowds

What's up at area clubs this week

Pope - Sound of peace must reach Bethlehem, Africa

Odell Weeks improvements expected complete by March

Health and Fitness calendar

Holiday spirit abounds

Nunn regrets Gulf War vote

Area news briefs

Pope - Sound of peace must reach Bethlehem, Africa

America grows into Big & Tall market

Audubon Society counts its' chickens

Hill will be better than Pippen - someday

Woods came from nowhere to be SI Sportsman of Year

Johnson voted top '96 sports story

Bowl trio in lineup for Friday

Lions fire Fontes - he goes out smiling

Capers' world - his stadium - almost always beckons

Blue defeats Gray in 58th Christmas classic

Golf Notes - Faldo may yet be able to save course

Blue-Gray statistics and scoring

Apple still must walk tough road; operating software slated for overhaul

Microsoft's role key to Apple's success with NeXT

America Online denies members access to thousands of web sites

Hospital offers video e-mail birth announcements

Study suggests 65,000 Americans need implanted heart zappers

Help available in setting up that Christmas PC

Do's and don'ts for your new PC