Investors seek to avoid tax

Airline stocks hit turbulence

Judge lets Connecticut proceed in lawsuit against tobacco industry

Durable goods fall as electronics plunge

Marvel files for protection

Business briefs - problems found in online service

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

Stores slashing prices to spur post-Christmas sales

Business briefs - Free political TV time proposed

Metro area briefs - North Augusta man killed on highway

A better, kinder time

Offers idea for oxygenating river

Course to train baby sitters

DOE chief's flip-flop

Denounces ambulance privatization

Emphasizes academics for athletes

Questions need for shorter Christmas

Oppression helped Christianity spread

Video Picks and Pans

Jars have secular appeal

Ramblin' Rhodes: Quotes from '97

Burglar sentenced to 40 years

Lawyers for two female cadets want more information

Zoning controls video poker gaming

Child advocates applaud child adoption initiative

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

The Bulletin - a listing of church and temple-related events

Christmas trees being recycled

McDill named new airport director

Reviving spirit

List of Augusta fire chief finalists narrowed to three

At least eight Republicans uncertain about Gingrich reelection

Aiken celebration rings in First Night

Hospitals sue to cut Medicaid cuts

United Way seeks generous donors

Auto tags to be delayed

FCC approves standards for next generation of television

Uncle Mingo makes friends with music

Silver Bluff spoils Aiken's shot at finals

SRS Worker files complaint for her dismissal

Edgefield 911 near beginning

Jones Intercable adds 6 channels, hikes rates

Broad Street courthouse is now for sale

House panel seeks early decision on Gingrich

Banner night for Hephzibah

Area watch night services

Interstate 85 bridge gets low ratings

Georgia once had 3 governors

Legislators cool to hospital officials' request

New layoffs at SRS coming in January

What's up at area clubs this week

Johnson voted top '96 sports story

Hill will be better than Pippen - someday

Lions fire Fontes - he goes out smiling

Peach Bowl notebook - LSU back has all angles covered

Florida man says he didn't know he was breaking NCAA rules

Jaguars tackle Bills, aim to stay in playoff picture

Bowl trio in lineup for Friday

Syracuse beats up on Houston in Liberty

Georgia admits to four NCAA allegations

Pryce has been rare find on defense for Clemson

Stopping the run Alamo priority

Miami rough on Cavs in Carquest

Wild-card teams perform predictably

Pryce has been rare find on defense for Clemson

Free stuff is plentiful for Internet browsers

Help available in setting up that Christmas PC

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

Hospital offers video e-mail birth announcements

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

Astronaut Glenn, 75, may revisit space for aging research

`Star Trek' fans can battle the Borg at home

Teen-ager may have run off with Air Force man after Internet meeting