Tax is only delayed

Finds `facts' on sheriff's car prices off

Laments cartoonist Wells' retirement

Time for a conclave

Identify HIV predators

Praises judge for changing jury decision

Hits the `rape' of Social Security

Urges support for mentally disabled

Praises bravery of `extreme' Marines

Pines for `good ol' Southern living'

Corrupt reformers

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FBI looking into taped police beating

Deer invading S.C. neighborhoods

Official's nephew rehired

Tree festival

Judge denies teen-ager's petition

Concert scene showing new life

Business incubator officially opened

State looks to name part of Ashley a scenic river

Killer's escape terrifies victim's widow

Record traffic predicted

Schlesinger keynote speaker

Linkster saves friend's life

Additional area news

Authorities make appeal regarding Olympic bombing

Home-schooled students may have HOPE

Additional area news

Six hospital employees fired

City nears decision on director

Paul Knox Middle to be renovated, not rebuilt

'Junkman' buys up surplus items

Agents seize arcade machines

Trying to find the cure

Georgia lottery drawings held

'All-America' Aiken basks in glow of award

County Council approves bond package

Fall foliage

Prison originally planned for less-violent criminals

Great American Smokeout observed locally

Commissioners file complaint with county

Commission decides to postpone vote

Time to read

Hundreds expected for movie showing

Uninsured motorists under siege

Statistics measure Augusta population

Student slashed at Josey

Georgia lottery drawings held

Interstate accident

Pacers romp to first win

A night of heavy trading for baseball's brokers

How Swede it is: U.S. has Sampras for Davis Cup

Overtime: Greenbrier aims at playoffs

Foreman jokes about boxing into his 60s

Sauerborn tops girls' tennis team

On the fringe: Notes, quotes and news from the world of golf

New teams look to pitchers

Boston makes bold trade for Martinez

Green to be new NBA Iron Man

Elliott has successful surgery

Overtime: Southern puts playoff tickets on sale early

Schuerholz ponders life after Fred

Swedish Olympic Committee turns down Ostersund's bid

Marlins face pitching shortage

A Tiger's shadow looms over Sorenstam

Twins edge closer to North Carolina

Atlanta embraces its homeless NBA heroes

Els wins PGA Grand Slam of Golf

Boosters shy away from suggestion Charlotte snagging Twins

Hawks remain undefeated

Leonard was ready for call

McGriff traded for prospect

Conflicting views

Health calendar

Studios offer cornucopia of flicks to grab holiday dollars

Revision of `Joy' continues a tumultuous saga

Clint may not be there, but his new beer will

Facades of time

Shop: Aiken reader offers a caveat to column on electric carts

Let them eat snake for creepy, crawly birthday

Countdown to 'Midnight'

Prince Phillip: Royal life easier with a good marriage

Altered Confederate logo a powerful merchandising tool

Some travel fees levied

South Korea reveals financial bailout plan

Home improvement chain sees record earnings despite settlement

In settling sex-harassment case, Smith Barney to set training goals

Prices of drugs increase

Companies offer digital phone service

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IBM touts computer that obeys users in a human way

Atlantis improperly attached to plane in cross-country flight

Latest gizmos angle to take piece of Internet from PCs

Study: Chemotherapy plus tamoxifen improves breast cancer survival

Columbia zooms into orbit with 180-degree flip

FDA approves new blood thinner to lower heart attack, stroke risk

At Comdex, vendors focus on hand-held devices

Study confirms Einstein originated theory of relativity

Doing the twist: Columbia will flip in space shuttle first