Why was Tufts hired?

Newt's Asian waves

New man in, Ernie out

Gives view on craft shows, day care

Supports jail for first-time DUIs

Decries socialism, fears reckoning

Our gift to China

Refutes points in Travelers stories

Strawberries safe in Augusta schools

Mosquito war heats up early this year

Tiny Taliaferro getting smaller

Georgia teacher pay not rising as promised

Ga. schools on the lookout for tainted strawberries

Aiken Co. jails flunks crowding test

Special Olympics puts participants first

Aiken man kills wife, then shot by police, authorities say

Coyne hired as canal authority director

Burke plane crash kills crop duster

Aiken Co. first-graders still lagging behind state

Local and area briefs

What the school districts are paying

Woman found not guilty of murder

Hill indicted in DSS shootings

MCG's telemedicine program attractive overseas

Norwood wants federal agencies to abide by environmental laws

S.C. House agrees to Confederate flag on some license plates

Tiny Taliaferro getting smaller

Special Olympics puts participants first

Regulators want to know why radioactive metal piece shipped to Plant Vogtle

`Just chill': Students learn to settle disputes without violence

Complete ban restaurant smoking ban recommend

S.C. dismantles boat ramp Smith used to drown sons

Local and regional briefs

Center lacked fiscal control

Shete named regional STAR student

Crocs bring new image to SAL

Crocs spoil Augusta's opener 11-8

Vicario dry spell ends in Hilton Head

Braves drop second straight

Braves notes

Fast-pitch player could show Tony Robbins a thing or two about motivation

South Carolina prep notes

Dogwood's Jack Flash Kentucky Derby-bound

New GreenJackets manager takes it day by day

Cavs top Celtics, gain playoff edge

Craven injured at new Texas Motor Speedway

Hornets defeat Hawks

Sanchez Vicario makes history at Family Circle

Vicario dry spell ends in Hilton Head

Jag golfers looking for a tournament bid

Baseball salaries: The boom is back

Braves notebook: Chipper Jones works on right-sided swing

New GreenJackets manager takes it day by day

Braves avoid no-hitter to pick up first victory

Team tours

Restaurant's bartenders are part of the show

Lucci nominated yet again for Daytime Emmy

Concert watch

Getting the show on the road

Entertainment calendar

Alternative medicine guide helps asks the right questions

WJBF gets most viewers

Oscars boost ABC to victory

`Prayer Meetings' put a little jazz in the Soul

Classic album recalls singer's country years

Breast cancer `switch' found

Calendar II

Inflammation bad for hearts

Parenting today: Public service starts at home

Sex and the disabled: Still a taboo topic

Health capsules: news and notes

Heatlh and fitness calendar

Candies return with '90s twists

Club calendar

Lucci nominated yet again for Daytime Emmy

Trade show highlights hazard control

Rough week at the Stock Market ... and it's not over yet

Companies win licenses to offer new radio service

Business briefs

Business briefs

A Big Mac attack on breakfast

Peach of a crop expected

Rural poor to get cell phones in Bangladesh

First Union expands check-fingerprinting program

Purchase of CUTEX by Savannah company pending

Stock turmoil has `bear' on investors' lips

Order backlog points to busy factories this spring

MSNBC unveils new studio

Jobless claims up slightly last week

Ethanol backers hope to make fuel competitive

Searching the Net

Finding nuclear secrets

Learn 2 for the basics

Pleasures on the I-Way

Suicide cult now Hollywood's `flavor of the day'

Second Noah's Ark launching ... on the Internet

CompuServe confirms merger talks amid reports of AOL's interest

Conspiracy on the Web

Boeing 767s checks ordered

FCC approves digital TV