Rejects rationale for rethinking CPI

Calls on critics to study trash idea

Defends cable programming choices

Adds information on Thomas Edison

Ax South Carolina term extension

Vote activists down!

Deflects `cheap shot' at PAGE head

Save Easter Seals

EPA will obey law

Area News Briefs

Jury hears bike death case

Phone poll results

Big noise may have been sonic boom

Casinos gave big donation to politicians

Metro and region briefs

Doctors face $1 million bond

North Augusta chief gets new job

Inmate release blamed on staffing shortage

Georgia Senate bans funding for `black English' classes

Army's top enlisted man suspended

Photo - Welding Wall

Chemical-castration bill passes

Tipoff alerted MCG to problems with studies

Regents put UGA dorm project back on track

Suspect arrested in Athens rape case

Board OKs negotiations with ambulance service

New Citadel commandant discussed move with cadet daughter

Beasley threatens to cancel juvenile prison contract

No rush to replace North Augusta public safety chief

Driver's alcohol level high

Fight over land value has soured residents on port project

Thurmond working, recovering

Secretary of state pledges return of New York state flag

Program may save complex

Photo - Along the straight and narrow

Boy died from virus attack on heart

Teen's death no accident, judge says

Planning considered for town

Families shocked by study allegations

Female cadet's father named Citadel commandant

Labonte lifestyle changes

Parcells Jet-ting to New York

Turner Field shaping up

ACC-SEC Insider - Duke coach dislikes ACC tourney format

New kids on block eager for tourney

Overtime - Nashville will bid for bowl

Glenn Hills stuns Greenbrier

Spurrier reprimanded for his allegations

Silver Bluff can wrap up region title

Roundup - Clemson Women defeated

Chattooga pumped over Starr

Els taps Woods as Masters favorite

All-star game might be Jordan's last

Bulls' Rodman returns; he's no longer respected

Sonics' Kemp partied night before game

Don't expect to see Gibbs on NFL sidelines

Undefeated USC under pressure to beat Georgia

Three South Carolina teams in top 25

Wake's Woods caught Clemson by surprise

Lady Rebels face big test

O'Meara golf stock moves up

Japanese stress-relief emporium is a smashing hit

Evans girl scout delivers jokes to Tonight Show

Heartburn not to be ignored

Sweetheart of a cake might win valentine

Steak a sizzling dish for Valentine's Day

Passion for fashion

Senior calendar

Pressure cookers converting the timid

QUIZ - How do you know if you're a workaholic?

Heart-shaped scones will leave sweet taste

The legacy of workaholism

Fair offers close look at designs

`The English Patient' creators, other nominees bask in the good news

Top brownies for your sweetie with a kiss and vanilla ice cream

Australia's Silverchair rockin' along

School profile - North Carolina A&T preparing for future

Xtreme calendar

Dating game

Your style

Actress wanted to play hockey

Xtreme screen

A work in progress

SEC looking at variable annuities sales

Cigarette makers challenge FDA's authority

Westinghouse expands cable presence with TNN, Country Music Television

New pension rules benefit small businesses

Photo - Fazolis opening

Augusta Airport solutions sought

Plant purchase may keep 500 Waynesboro jobs alive

Business briefs

IRS stepping up investigations of nonprofits' political activity

Toy Fair's hype can't erase concerns over labor and safety

Valentines seek love help online

SyQuest goes to bat with 1-gigabyte removable drive

Kids will crack up at this re-Creation

With the Phantom, Users Can Feel Way Through Cyberspace

Despite network clogs, America Online continues to add members

`Framing' tests boundaries of copyright law on the web

A Missouri university offering a master's degree on the Internet

AOL strategy - Head 'em off at the pause

Astronomers expect a good show from Comet Hale-Bopp

Shuttle making Hubble Space Telescope service call `just in time'

Apple's liaison to software developers leaving company

This May Be the Crankiest Site on the Web

Hubble Space Telescope costs Americans less than $1 year