Needle in, Sparky out?

Medicare horrors

Laments Christians losing to humanists

Hits TV coverage of murdered officer

70-mph safe, sensible

Apologizes for botched river races

Wants consumers to take back control

Ga. crime lab priority

Now he can run

Blasts officials of drag boat races

Adds to list of liberals' `contributions'

Two wounded, one dead in shooting

Bush Field loses lights, postpones some flights

Miller in Augusta for low-key book tour

Local and area briefs

Learning about snakes

Garner wants to give the condemned death choice

Teacher cleared of student abuse allegations

Minister hopes Holy Day will unify black Augustans

Bill Kirby: Happy families on the road

Eye toward the sky

Danny blamed for one death, flooding in north Georgia

Stoplights could ease congestion

Two wounded, one dead in Saluda grocery store shooting

Local and area briefs

Bloodhound training initiated

Heading out

Miller calls for boat safety meetings

Southern states fight for peanut aid

Rowers bringing more than athletes to area

Caterpillar could control spread of Kudzu

Bush Field unveils $22 million terminal plan

City must repay funds to Bush Field

`Psycho' giving information on crimes

McDuffie County bears local brunt of Danny

50s kids received more fallout than previously reported

Boat accident victims drowned, report says

Carl Lewis to run last race in Berlin

Embree responds with Braves

Mike Berardino: New Jags coach must heal his constituency

Jirsa joins Donnan on Bulldog Club tour

American team still intact at Tour de France

Time for Chicago to sign Jordan

Alomar fined

Mike Berardino: Donnan finds smiling a little easier

Levi, Johnson out in front at Hartford

Simmons could face sex assault charges

Shula enjoys the good life while the Hall beckons

Braves notes

Lobo leveled by Baranova

Jackson says he'll stay with Bulls

Tuell named ASU basketball coach

Tapani pitches past Braves in Chicago debut

Another milestone looms for Hingis at U.S. Open

Gordon feels like he's on NASCAR's fast track

Furman gets nod as conference choice

Smith's death puzzling to Clemson faithful

Golfing great Ben Hogan dies at 84

Vasser going into U.S. 500 looking for first win

Means in good shape for Jags' running game

Rowers hit Langley's water

Braves notes

Small rewards: Davis returns to camp

Howell expects to battle weather at Canon

Rowers making practice runs on Langley

Intensive therapy

Caffeine picks up metabolism, but at a cost to mind and body

Club calendar

Ramblin'Rhodes:Cyrus makes comeback

Check your change: rare coins put back in circulation

Ebert Review: Ford's appeal almost makes `Air Force One' fly

Mally's will deliver bagels for breakfast

Rap party celebrates debut of bass single on Augusta airwaves

Emmy nominations bring new era for cable, commericals

Dance clubs ready to groove

Health capsules

Concert watch

Health calendar

Federal grand jury convened to probe Death Row Records

New treatment helps pregnant women with severe nausea

Club calendar

B-Rock song is no grade-A product

Delta acting chief named; higher profits reported

Jobless claims plunge to one-year low

Feds endorse sunny view of economy

Augusta unemployment rises

Companies use team building to increase quality

Recycling business booming

Democrats prepare for new fight over minimum wage

Black business leaders discuss need for ownership

Business briefs

McDonald's fined for dumping sewage

UAW strike shuts down two assembly plants

BellSouth gets OK for S.C. long-distance service

ValuJet picks new ad agency

Breakfast cereals a bit cheaper

GM's North American production threatened by latest strike

Study: Out of control at work can be deadly

Internet slowdowns the modern-day overgrazing

AOL backs out of plan to sell data to marketers

AOL backs out of plan to sell data to marketers

Parasite on raspberries, lettuce makes hundreds sick

Amino acids a strong predictor in heart disease deaths

Debate flares between tanning industry and doctors over sun exposure

NASA sets Aug. 7 launch date for Discovery

Scientists' drill ship pulls up ancient mud ... and a mystery

Cloning used to produce human protein in lambs

DuPont Merck cautions states about generic blood thinner

Clinton asks for global warming awareness

Maggot therapy gaining acceptance as treatment for bedsores, wounds

Pathfinder headed for some autonomy

Power could determine whether new U.S. astronaut goes to Mir