Merchants slashing prices to spur post-Christmas sales

New chewing gums may repair cavities

Judge lets Connecticut proceed in lawsuit against tobacco industry

Airline stocks hit turbulence

Stores slashing prices to spur post-Christmas sales

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

Business briefs - Free political TV time proposed

Proposal to Cut Access Fees Unveiled By FCC

Emphasizes academics for athletes

Offers idea for oxygenating river

A better, kinder time

Pena a blank slate

Relates another county 'Grinch' tale

Pins responsibility squarely on girl

Denounces ambulance privatization

Says daughter must take responsibility

Boils down conflict to Bible, Marx

Top concert draws of 1996

One too many

Jars have secular appeal

For any interest, there's a calendar

Ramblin' Rhodes: Quotes from '97

Video Picks and Pans

Aiken celebration rings in First Night

Area news briefs

Holiday spirit abounds

Zoning controls video poker gaming

Odell Weeks improvements expected complete by March

FCC approves standards for next generation of television

Brother hopes King assassin can live long enough for more hearings

New layoffs at SRS coming in January

America grows into Big & Tall market

Auto tags to be delayed

Kwanzaa continues the spirit of the holidays

Christmas trees being recycled

United Way seeks generous donors

Uncle Mingo makes friends with music

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

What's up at area clubs this week

Christmas Stories - Stocking stuffers from around the country

Burglar sentenced to 40 years

Nunn regrets Gulf War vote

Pollution on river under scrutiny

Pope - Sound of peace must reach Bethlehem, Africa

Health and Fitness calendar

Homeless find warmth and meals around the state

Refund checks waiting for missing taxpayers

SC clinic faces dollar shortfall, crowds

Pope - Sound of peace must reach Bethlehem, Africa

Audubon Society counts its' chickens

Georgia once had 3 governors

Johnson voted top '96 sports story

Hill will be better than Pippen - someday

Woods came from nowhere to be SI Sportsman of Year

Lions fire Fontes - he goes out smiling

Blue defeats Gray in 58th Christmas classic

Bowl trio in lineup for Friday

Capers' world - his stadium - almost always beckons

Blue-Gray statistics and scoring

Golf Notes - Faldo may yet be able to save course

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

Do's and don'ts for your new PC

Study suggests 65,000 Americans need implanted heart zappers

America Online denies members access to thousands of web sites

Hospital offers video e-mail birth announcements

Help available in setting up that Christmas PC

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