Dollar, gold rise in Europe

Employment issues

Pay growth holds, but threat of inflation looms

Coke quarterly, annual earnings up

Additional business news

Black & Decker to whittle workforce

Salaries declining

Olympic business may yield little gold

J.C. Penney plans to close 75 stores

Tax reform not easy

Mobile-phone companies seek to make callers pay

European Union fines Volkswagen $112 million

Asian fallout hits American companies' profits

Democrats saytop priority israising wage

Chronicle Editor named News-Times publisher

Health notes

Precepts of nature inflexible

Escaping the wind

Aiken police hopeful

Heritage Corridor looks for funding

Agency has new director

School board adds second officer for discipline hearings

Jury to hear of slaying

Lawmakers praise Clinton speech

Additional area news

Norwood for seat in 1998

Deputies arrest nine after drug search

Miller signs tax cut

School leader didn't report funds raised

Principals pleased with scores

Audit: Palmetto state education agencies could save

Sale of lots on lakes prompts joint suit

Court: Polygraph exam ruling didn't hurt trial

Millner: Paroling felons should end

House passes accountability bill

New Ellenton public works commissioner holds public meeting

Rare cancer more likely for some nuclear workers

Residents respond to speech

Health calendar

Grant's heroics lift Gamecocks

Drill practice

Local and area briefs

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Teen facing prison

New test yields more accurate Pap smear results

Georgia lawmakers quickly approve tax cut

State Corrections Department assisting jail probe

Police arrest James Brown

High perch

Governor gives support to drunken-driving bill

Candidate put conviction behind him

Calls Futurity competition `mismatch' 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims fathers better single parents 012898 - The Augusta Chronicle

`Big creep's' gamble 012898 - The Augusta Chronicle

No to federal day care 012898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares marijuana use a `real crime' 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts `inaccurate' report 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Protests cutting Augusta's bus service 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Derail Ga. H.B. 842 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls school site debate `waste of time' 012898 - The Augusta Chronicle

State of the Union 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks law protecting president from suits 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Finds report on school misleading 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Opposes making Thurmond land `excess' 012898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Graffanino hopes Knoblauch stays

Wal-Mart comes to cutter's rescue

Heels beat unruly Tigers

Rapp happy he's being able to follow dream

Wagener-Salley still unbeaten

N. Augusta rallies for region victory

Tech, Jones swat Georgia Southern

Sprewell meets with arbritrator

Pacers wrest doubleheader away from Clayton State

Solomon official stands behind Shanks decision

Kitchings on USA team

ASU trying to end losing streak

Cooling off

No. 10 Lincoln County rolls

Rapps take nothing for granted

Sprewell, ex-coach meet face to face

Bulldogs get second win in SEC

Wagener-Salley coach hope steam not peaking too soon

`Picasso' has the right strokes to advance in Australian Open

No. 6 Vandy top S.C.

Freshmen guards happy to get respite

Jags lose 11th straight

This week's special to Tiger: He's teeing off with his dad

Bucs lead NFC's Pro Bowl roster

Kucera clips Sampras to advance in Open

Hawks struggling for victories

LaFrentz back with vengeance

Gold get 100th for Lions

Mitchell not botheredby his slow Nike start

Tech snaps losing streak

NFL notes: Contract reworking possible

Chalk drawing by Michelangelo sells for record $7.5 million

Small portions: News from the world of food

Five-and-dime store clinging to tradition

Arrest won't hurt tours

A new boxer rebellion

Sound of life

Reader blames garlic for restaurants' sales drop

A study in boots

Fossil discovery pushes back suspected origin of ants

Web site helps writers

Microsoft chairman visits Silicon Valley

Got the whole world...

Multimedia helps corporations cut training costs

AOL responsible for writer's comments, Clinton adviser claims

Apple reorganizes software unit, laying off 300