Senator betrays colleagues

Supports Georgia medication bill

Notes slavery wasn't the only issue

Laments decline of driver courtesy

Old & new Democrats

Worries about total smoking ban

Jabs at `smokers' rights' advocates

Political tomfoolery

Backs local restaurant smoking ban

Worthy female honorees

Likes `Schindler's List' message

Aiken Steeplechase field is largest ever

Georgia losing farmland, conservationists say

Census: Aiken and Columbia counties boom at expense of Augusta

Absence of Riley leaves Democrats in limbo

Panel cuts funds for Wilson home

Capitol renovation to occur in stages

Sides nix flag pact

550 fail to show for trial

Trout to be released into Savannah River

Jury decides state negligence led to bungee deaths

Local and region news briefs

Suicides often not explicable

School police asking for officers for elementary schools

Taylor to sue officials

South Carolina scholarships questioned

Faith supports family after suicide

Perfect day for a race

Woman keeps slaves' stories alive

Up, up and away

Strawberry fields forever

Local and area briefs

Inmate TV choices may be limited

Driver leaves 2 in go-kart for dead

Three charged after Thursday shootings

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Queen of the ice crowned

Gophers going to Final Four

Regatta: Silver medals boost Jaguars' spirits

Clemson looks forward to next year

Arizona upends Kansas

Jarrett snares second straight Darlington pole

Fighting again for the Final Four

Show Barnes the money, not the door

George Washington eliminates cold-shooting Lady Tar Heels

All-Americans square off in NCAA West Regional

Braves bench needs to be strengthened

Uresti holds tenuous Bay Hill lead

Lipinski on pace to becoming youngest world champion

Aquinas shocks No. 1 Lovett

`Under construction' ASU team ready for Regatta

Season ends with teary day for young UCLA coach

Arnie stops before Saturday - but he's made his point

Promises of God are reliable

Play tests the faith of Christians

`Biography' looks at Judy Garland's tragic life

Historical mysteries: Young aviator's fate remains unknown

Evangelist advising Clinton

Many walls stand in way of Latvian restorations

Paying for textbooks

Foreign funds boost refurbishing in Riga

Trekkie Town

Oscar's a sensitive guy

Center opens with `Choice'

Cinderellas vying in best-actor race

Anti-smoking ads

Best Actress race features a number of strong entrants

Dear Carson: Old Salt could be sweeter

Church Bulletin

Tabitha King paints characters without color

Book credits economy to Fed chief

On the move

First Union announces changes

Holy Cannoli!

Contests fill bars to the rim

How employers are helping low-wage workers

Greenspan tells bankers to use caution

Employers try to retain low-wage workers by helping them

Building better boards

This week in business

Entrepreneur strikes it big on QVC

New York company sues to open up Internet names

Computer review: Microsoft Plus for kids

Space tourism

Man cleans up in NASA experiment

Funny pages on the Web offer more than laughs

Stephen Hawking, wired for the web, is more switched on than ever

Netscape, Novell to work together on corporate computing venture

Europa, one of Jupiter's moons, appears to contain water

Briton fined for hacking into U.S. military computer