Declares right to choose video poker

Slams abortion group for `crowing'

Blasts those who booed honest student

Offers kudos for 'Dangerous World'

Asks chance for teacher to explain

Happy New Year!

Sees Confederate flag as hate symbol

College bowl mess

TV 1997: A year spotlighting highs, lows

Fruited Cornish hens can makean elegant New Year's supper

Proposal likely will face veto

Year was full of interesting quotes

Thurmond remains in hospital

Additional area news

Deadly force necessary, police say

Atlanta hospital launches suit

New, old year defy labeling

Tollison taking new position

Jackson quadruplets go home

Skies to be clear, roads busy

Voter ID requirement among new laws taking effect Thursday

The supermarket shopper: Double coupons expensive

Cameras to be allowed in trial

Man snagged after leaving accident

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

New Year's Eve gala held at the Radisson

Georgia's population growing

Lops stay upheld

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

Clinton puts chief of staff, resolutions on hold

Additional area news

Hair of the dog

Officer should return to work soon

Gunman shot dead by officer

Deputy flips in car in Aiken

Investigators still looking into crash

Voting law to be enforced

Hunting accident investigated

Free cab rides to be offered

Board passes tentative budget

Alcohol won't be at party

Georgia lottery drawings held

Authorities search for robber

A high-flying guy on a two-wheeler

Miller says he'll veto changes that weaken driving law

Clear Springs to take cue from Disney community

How teams handle lost point guard could determine season

Overtime: Tyson to wrestle?

Hendrick receives 3 years' probation

Braves notes: Trade for Neagle considered

Tiger Woods voted AP Male Athlete of the Year

One in three players made a million dollars

The next Hernandez: Ace or wild card?

USC rallies to win contest

Cabbage Patch to get improvements

Bourque All-Star starter 11th time

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

Jordan, Karl, Duncan honored by NBA

Jackets sting N. Texas

Pacers eke out seventh win

Controversial Japanese cartoon coming to America

Health and fitness calendar

Mind over matter

Real brass: The insecure world of marching with a tuba

Race is on for first balloonist to circle to globe

Small portions: news and notes from the world of food

New book brings world of Jewish baking to life

Record year ends on Wall Street

Time to use or lose frequent-flier miles

Hardee's owners delay changes

Donations offer tax breaks

Consumer confidence surges to highest level since 1969

Federal judge upholds disqualification of Carey

Charity donations increase

FDA approves new breast cancer test

Companies buying Internet names

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

Trends may offer more to Web users

German dentist wins right to advertise on Internet

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

Buddhists pray for chickens' souls

Court orders expedited schedule in Microsoft case

Study says middle-aged spread can be a killer

Hong Kong kills 770,000 chickens

American researchers find Indian 'mystery bird'