Baseball notes - Toronto's Ash learned well

Daschle rejects Social Security privatization idea

Stockholders file lawsuit over Ovitz's severance package

Companies renew efforts for minority dollars

Inflation worries increase

Business Highlights

Health, utility deregulation are heavy issues

Progress, slowly

Pins program's woes on `scammers'

Can states OK pot?

Make Milosevic a pariah

Reminds Mason of money's source

Fool for a client

Counters view of University, CONs

Feels cable co. slights Christians

Relates harrowing tale of poachers

Believes `Ebonics' dooms students

Urges caution on Dalmatian choice

Hopes PX ban on `smut' is upheld

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?

Evita elegance

Mike Berardino - Perception drives them to greatness

Aiken Magistrate Court eases case backlog

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

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

Biz Briefs and On the Move

Dior, Peron meet again

Artist Morsberger rarely sees a work as finished

Dream weavers

Randall Floyd - strange UFO sighted over Kentucky

Photo - Afternoon ride

Researchers still focus of investigation

Fort Gordon to undergo an environmental audit

This week in business - an events calendar

Syphilis incidence down, reports show

Miniature battles

Niekro, Sutton can only hope

Miller faces clash about road issues

Vets on wheels take farmers' economic pulse

Guard staffing hasn't kept pace with Columbia inmate population

North Augusta to decide zoning

School board vote for new president ignites controversy

Fight over council post possible

The look for locks is sleek, tidy

Biologists eye Savannah River

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

Trials ready to start

Researchers still focus of investigation

City's plan worries Olde Town

Aiken Council to hold park hearing

Monument marks 125 years

Dear Carson - etiquette at table important

Area News Briefs

New education issues pending

Taxpayers foot bill for redistricting

Curtis wins two; Gritton near record

The Citadel picks new president

Horizon looks bright for area

Local area and regional briefs

Newsmakers struggle into juggle family, work

Panthers claw way past Dallas into Green Bay

Call him Midas of a coach

Mistakes, muck and Pack attack killed Niners on sloppy tundra

Paine's upset hopes fail

College scores

Cowboys turning into Team Turmoil

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Ole Miss delivers Dogs reality check

Carolina defenders don't play like aging warriors

Elway - `They played perfect'

13th-ranked Duke rallies to beat Tech

Broncos impressed by Brunell after being upset by Jaguars

Martin leads New England to finals

Cowboys' season full of discontent mercifully over

Gamecocks stop Tigers

Norman finishes strong

Cowboys aware of Panthers' love for blitz tactics

Bullets teach giant Romanian to be hip

Reeves meets with Falcons boss

Aikman second only to Starr in coolness

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Chadwick do-it-all man for Bulldogs

If Panthers win Sunday, justice is served

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina State

Clemson's defense helps rout South Carolina

Lady Lions lose thriller

New computer - one grand entry

Companies' competing for computer-savvy workers

Resolved - Get a Life!

Net innovation expected for '97

Female CEO finds computers a perfect blend of play, logic

The Mac needs new life from an old friend

Macolytes ponder Mac's future;Apple outlines software plans

Set sail with Leisure Suit Larry