Rejects rationale for rethinking CPI

Ax South Carolina term extension

Calls on critics to study trash idea

Vote activists down!

Deflects `cheap shot' at PAGE head

Save Easter Seals

Adds information on Thomas Edison

Defends cable programming choices

EPA will obey law

Driver's alcohol level high

Regents put UGA dorm project back on track

Teen's death no accident, judge says

Female cadet's father named Citadel commandant

Boy died from virus attack on heart

Thurmond working, recovering

Secretary of state pledges return of New York state flag

Army's top enlisted man suspended

Beasley threatens to cancel juvenile prison contract

Big noise may have been sonic boom

Planning considered for town

Metro and region briefs

Inmate release blamed on staffing shortage

North Augusta chief gets new job

Jury hears bike death case

Photo - Welding Wall

Photo - Along the straight and narrow

Tipoff alerted MCG to problems with studies

Board OKs negotiations with ambulance service

Fight over land value has soured residents on port project

Phone poll results

New Citadel commandant discussed move with cadet daughter

Doctors face $1 million bond

Area News Briefs

Casinos gave big donation to politicians

Chemical-castration bill passes

Program may save complex

Georgia Senate bans funding for `black English' classes

Suspect arrested in Athens rape case

No rush to replace North Augusta public safety chief

Families shocked by study allegations

Roundup - Clemson Women defeated

Sonics' Kemp partied night before game

Silver Bluff can wrap up region title

Wake's Woods caught Clemson by surprise

Undefeated USC under pressure to beat Georgia

ACC-SEC Insider - Duke coach dislikes ACC tourney format

Els taps Woods as Masters favorite

Overtime - Nashville will bid for bowl

Labonte lifestyle changes

Bulls' Rodman returns; he's no longer respected

Three South Carolina teams in top 25

Don't expect to see Gibbs on NFL sidelines

Turner Field shaping up

Lady Rebels face big test

Chattooga pumped over Starr

O'Meara golf stock moves up

Parcells Jet-ting to New York

New kids on block eager for tourney

Spurrier reprimanded for his allegations

All-star game might be Jordan's last

Glenn Hills stuns Greenbrier

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

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

Evans girl scout delivers jokes to Tonight Show

Sweetheart of a cake might win valentine

Pressure cookers converting the timid

Passion for fashion

Senior calendar

Fair offers close look at designs

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

Steak a sizzling dish for Valentine's Day

Heart-shaped scones will leave sweet taste

Japanese stress-relief emporium is a smashing hit

Heartburn not to be ignored

The legacy of workaholism

Your style

Xtreme screen

Dating game

School profile - North Carolina A&T preparing for future

Actress wanted to play hockey

Australia's Silverchair rockin' along

Xtreme calendar

Augusta Airport solutions sought

Business briefs

Westinghouse expands cable presence with TNN, Country Music Television

New pension rules benefit small businesses

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

IRS stepping up investigations of nonprofits' political activity

Cigarette makers challenge FDA's authority

SEC looking at variable annuities sales

Plant purchase may keep 500 Waynesboro jobs alive

A work in progress

Photo - Fazolis opening

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

Despite network clogs, America Online continues to add members

AOL strategy - Head 'em off at the pause

Astronomers expect a good show from Comet Hale-Bopp

This May Be the Crankiest Site on the Web

Kids will crack up at this re-Creation

`Framing' tests boundaries of copyright law on the web

Hubble Space Telescope costs Americans less than $1 year

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

Apple's liaison to software developers leaving company

Valentines seek love help online

SyQuest goes to bat with 1-gigabyte removable drive

With the Phantom, Users Can Feel Way Through Cyberspace