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

Urges caution on Dalmatian choice

Relates harrowing tale of poachers

Progress, slowly

Pins program's woes on `scammers'

Reminds Mason of money's source

Believes `Ebonics' dooms students

Can states OK pot?

Hopes PX ban on `smut' is upheld

Fool for a client

Counters view of University, CONs

Feels cable co. slights Christians

Make Milosevic a pariah

Evita elegance

Is ABC News' dominance coming to an end?

Biography reveals a serious Buffett

Charleston, S.C. top list of polite cities

Group helps families get Beyond the Bars

Curtis wins two; Gritton near record

Aiken Council to hold park hearing

Syphilis incidence down, reports show

Vets on wheels take farmers' economic pulse

Biz Briefs and On the Move

North Augusta to decide zoning

School board vote for new president ignites controversy

Fight over council post possible

The Citadel picks new president

Biologists eye Savannah River

Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

Trials ready to start

Local area and regional briefs

Monument marks 125 years

Dear Carson - etiquette at table important

Mike Berardino - Perception drives them to greatness

Researchers still focus of investigation

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

Taxpayers foot bill for redistricting

Guard staffing hasn't kept pace with Columbia inmate population

Photo - Afternoon ride

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

The look for locks is sleek, tidy

Dior, Peron meet again

New education issues pending

Dream weavers

This week in business - an events calendar

Fort Gordon to undergo an environmental audit

Miller faces clash about road issues

Artist Morsberger rarely sees a work as finished

Horizon looks bright for area

Researchers still focus of investigation

Niekro, Sutton can only hope

Randall Floyd - strange UFO sighted over Kentucky

City's plan worries Olde Town

Miniature battles

Area News Briefs

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

Newsmakers struggle into juggle family, work

Elway - `They played perfect'

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Call him Midas of a coach

Carolina defenders don't play like aging warriors

Martin leads New England to finals

Cowboys aware of Panthers' love for blitz tactics

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina

Norman finishes strong

Paine's upset hopes fail

Bullets teach giant Romanian to be hip

Cowboys turning into Team Turmoil

Aikman second only to Starr in coolness

Ole Miss delivers Dogs reality check

Reeves meets with Falcons boss

13th-ranked Duke rallies to beat Tech

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Cowboys' season full of discontent mercifully over

College scores

Gamecocks stop Tigers

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina State

Panthers claw way past Dallas into Green Bay

Chadwick do-it-all man for Bulldogs

Lady Lions lose thriller

Mistakes, muck and Pack attack killed Niners on sloppy tundra

Resolved - Get a Life!

The Mac needs new life from an old friend

Net innovation expected for '97

Companies' competing for computer-savvy workers

Macolytes ponder Mac's future;Apple outlines software plans

Set sail with Leisure Suit Larry

New computer - one grand entry

Female CEO finds computers a perfect blend of play, logic