Baseball notes - Toronto's Ash learned well

Daschle rejects Social Security privatization idea

Business Highlights

Inflation worries increase

Health, utility deregulation are heavy issues

Stockholders file lawsuit over Ovitz's severance package

Companies renew efforts for minority dollars

Can states OK pot?

Pins program's woes on `scammers'

Urges caution on Dalmatian choice

Fool for a client

Counters view of University, CONs

Feels cable co. slights Christians

Relates harrowing tale of poachers

Believes `Ebonics' dooms students

Make Milosevic a pariah

Hopes PX ban on `smut' is upheld

Progress, slowly

Reminds Mason of money's source

Evita elegance

Group helps families get Beyond the Bars

Biography reveals a serious Buffett

Charleston, S.C. top list of polite cities

Is ABC News' dominance coming to an end?

Biz Briefs and On the Move

Dear Carson - etiquette at table important

Taxpayers foot bill for redistricting

Niekro, Sutton can only hope

Aiken Council to hold park hearing

Vets on wheels take farmers' economic pulse

Curtis wins two; Gritton near record

North Augusta to decide zoning

The Citadel picks new president

Fight over council post possible

Local area and regional briefs

Trials ready to start

Miniature battles

Mike Berardino - Perception drives them to greatness

Miller faces clash about road issues

Area News Briefs

Randall Floyd - strange UFO sighted over Kentucky

Dream weavers

Fort Gordon to undergo an environmental audit

Guard staffing hasn't kept pace with Columbia inmate population

Dior, Peron meet again

Artist Morsberger rarely sees a work as finished

The look for locks is sleek, tidy

A look ahead - '97 should prove to be an eventful year

No one told Jaguars they couldn't, so they did

Photo - Afternoon ride

Researchers still focus of investigation

Biologists eye Savannah River

This week in business - an events calendar

School board vote for new president ignites controversy

No fanfare for golden birthday of mobster's resort that changed look of Las Vegas Strip

Researchers still focus of investigation

Syphilis incidence down, reports show

Horizon looks bright for area

City's plan worries Olde Town

New education issues pending

Monument marks 125 years

Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

Newsmakers struggle into juggle family, work

Lady Lions lose thriller

Cowboys' season full of discontent mercifully over

Norman finishes strong

Carolina defenders don't play like aging warriors

Gamecocks stop Tigers

Bullets teach giant Romanian to be hip

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Cowboys aware of Panthers' love for blitz tactics

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Mistakes, muck and Pack attack killed Niners on sloppy tundra

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina

Panthers claw way past Dallas into Green Bay

Paine's upset hopes fail

Martin leads New England to finals

Cowboys turning into Team Turmoil

Aikman second only to Starr in coolness

Ole Miss delivers Dogs reality check

Chadwick do-it-all man for Bulldogs

13th-ranked Duke rallies to beat Tech

Reeves meets with Falcons boss

Call him Midas of a coach

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

College scores

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina State

Elway - `They played perfect'

Companies' competing for computer-savvy workers

Set sail with Leisure Suit Larry

Female CEO finds computers a perfect blend of play, logic

The Mac needs new life from an old friend

Net innovation expected for '97

Macolytes ponder Mac's future;Apple outlines software plans

New computer - one grand entry

Resolved - Get a Life!