Declares right to choose video poker

Offers kudos for 'Dangerous World'

College bowl mess

Blasts those who booed honest student

Slams abortion group for `crowing'

Sees Confederate flag as hate symbol

Asks chance for teacher to explain

Happy New Year!

Fruited Cornish hens can makean elegant New Year's supper

TV 1997: A year spotlighting highs, lows

Hair of the dog

Skies to be clear, roads busy

Voter ID requirement among new laws taking effect Thursday

Georgia's population growing

Deputy flips in car in Aiken

Thurmond remains in hospital

President takes Buddy south for annual family retreat; Socks stays home

Miller says he'll veto changes that weaken driving law

Lops stay upheld

Proposal likely will face veto

Year was full of interesting quotes

Authorities search for robber

Voting law to be enforced

New, old year defy labeling

Georgia lottery drawings held

Free cab rides to be offered

Clear Springs to take cue from Disney community

Officer should return to work soon

Cameras to be allowed in trial

Additional area news

New Year's Eve gala held at the Radisson

Atlanta hospital launches suit

Board passes tentative budget

Tollison taking new position

Clinton puts chief of staff, resolutions on hold

The supermarket shopper: Double coupons expensive

Deadly force necessary, police say

Man snagged after leaving accident

Gunman shot dead by officer

Investigators still looking into crash

Alcohol won't be at party

Jackson quadruplets go home

A high-flying guy on a two-wheeler

Additional area news

Expanded abuse registry, mesne conveyance name change starts with new year

Hunting accident investigated

How teams handle lost point guard could determine season

Pacers eke out seventh win

Hendrick receives 3 years' probation

One in three players made a million dollars

Tiger Woods voted AP Male Athlete of the Year

USC rallies to win contest

The next Hernandez: Ace or wild card?

Bourque All-Star starter 11th time

Cabbage Patch to get improvements

Jordan breaks Abdul-Jabbar's double-digit scoring record

Overtime: Tyson to wrestle?

Jordan, Karl, Duncan honored by NBA

Jackets sting N. Texas

Braves notes: Trade for Neagle considered

Mind over matter

Health and fitness calendar

Real brass: The insecure world of marching with a tuba

Race is on for first balloonist to circle to globe

Controversial Japanese cartoon coming to America

Small portions: news and notes from the world of food

New book brings world of Jewish baking to life

Donations offer tax breaks

Record year ends on Wall Street

Federal judge upholds disqualification of Carey

Time to use or lose frequent-flier miles

Consumer confidence surges to highest level since 1969

Charity donations increase

Hardee's owners delay changes

African outbreak less mysterious -- experts know what it's not

Study: Age explains why women more likely to die after heart attacks

Hong Kong kills 770,000 chickens

Study says middle-aged spread can be a killer

Buddhists pray for chickens' souls

Court orders expedited schedule in Microsoft case

FDA approves new breast cancer test

Trends may offer more to Web users

American researchers find Indian 'mystery bird'

German dentist wins right to advertise on Internet

Companies buying Internet names