Baseball notes - Toronto's Ash learned well

Companies renew efforts for minority dollars

Inflation worries increase

Health, utility deregulation are heavy issues

Daschle rejects Social Security privatization idea

Stockholders file lawsuit over Ovitz's severance package

Business Highlights

Can states OK pot?

Make Milosevic a pariah

Urges caution on Dalmatian choice

Progress, slowly

Reminds Mason of money's source

Hopes PX ban on `smut' is upheld

Relates harrowing tale of poachers

Fool for a client

Feels cable co. slights Christians

Counters view of University, CONs

Believes `Ebonics' dooms students

Pins program's woes on `scammers'

Charleston, S.C. top list of polite cities

Is ABC News' dominance coming to an end?

Group helps families get Beyond the Bars

Biography reveals a serious Buffett

Evita elegance

Aiken Council to hold park hearing

Guard staffing hasn't kept pace with Columbia inmate population

This week in business - an events calendar

The Citadel picks new president

Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

Fort Gordon to undergo an environmental audit

Miller faces clash about road issues

Taxpayers foot bill for redistricting

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

Syphilis incidence down, reports show

Randall Floyd - strange UFO sighted over Kentucky

Niekro, Sutton can only hope

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

Vets on wheels take farmers' economic pulse

Dear Carson - etiquette at table important

North Augusta to decide zoning

Researchers still focus of investigation

Fight over council post possible

Biz Briefs and On the Move

Biologists eye Savannah River

Curtis wins two; Gritton near record

Trials ready to start

The look for locks is sleek, tidy

City's plan worries Olde Town

School board vote for new president ignites controversy

Monument marks 125 years

New education issues pending

Mike Berardino - Perception drives them to greatness

Artist Morsberger rarely sees a work as finished

Area News Briefs

Researchers still focus of investigation

Dream weavers

Local area and regional briefs

Dior, Peron meet again

Photo - Afternoon ride

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

Horizon looks bright for area

Miniature battles

Newsmakers struggle into juggle family, work

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Lady Lions lose thriller

Bullets teach giant Romanian to be hip

13th-ranked Duke rallies to beat Tech

Paine's upset hopes fail

College scores

Norman finishes strong

Cowboys' season full of discontent mercifully over

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina State

Martin leads New England to finals

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina

Mistakes, muck and Pack attack killed Niners on sloppy tundra

Call him Midas of a coach

Gamecocks stop Tigers

Panthers claw way past Dallas into Green Bay

Carolina defenders don't play like aging warriors

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Cowboys aware of Panthers' love for blitz tactics

Elway - `They played perfect'

Reeves meets with Falcons boss

Ole Miss delivers Dogs reality check

Aikman second only to Starr in coolness

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Cowboys turning into Team Turmoil

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Chadwick do-it-all man for Bulldogs

New computer - one grand entry

Set sail with Leisure Suit Larry

Female CEO finds computers a perfect blend of play, logic

Companies' competing for computer-savvy workers

Resolved - Get a Life!

Net innovation expected for '97

Macolytes ponder Mac's future;Apple outlines software plans

The Mac needs new life from an old friend