Dollar, gold rise in Europe

Additional business news

Coke quarterly, annual earnings up

Tax reform not easy

Employment issues

Olympic business may yield little gold

Salaries declining

Asian fallout hits American companies' profits

Pay growth holds, but threat of inflation looms

Black & Decker to whittle workforce

J.C. Penney plans to close 75 stores

Democrats saytop priority israising wage

Mobile-phone companies seek to make callers pay

European Union fines Volkswagen $112 million

Chronicle Editor named News-Times publisher

Health notes

Heritage Corridor looks for funding

Aiken police hopeful

Agency has new director

School leader didn't report funds raised

Local and area briefs

Millner: Paroling felons should end

Deputies arrest nine after drug search

School board adds second officer for discipline hearings

Health calendar

Audit: Palmetto state education agencies could save

Escaping the wind

Norwood for seat in 1998

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Precepts of nature inflexible

Principals pleased with scores

Governor gives support to drunken-driving bill

Jury to hear of slaying

Candidate put conviction behind him

Court: Polygraph exam ruling didn't hurt trial

Additional area news

House passes accountability bill

Drill practice

Teen facing prison

New Ellenton public works commissioner holds public meeting

Miller signs tax cut

Georgia lawmakers quickly approve tax cut

Grant's heroics lift Gamecocks

Lawmakers praise Clinton speech

New test yields more accurate Pap smear results

Police arrest James Brown

State Corrections Department assisting jail probe

Residents respond to speech

Sale of lots on lakes prompts joint suit

High perch

Rare cancer more likely for some nuclear workers

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

Seeks law protecting president from suits 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

Finds report on school misleading 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims fathers better single parents 012898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls Futurity competition `mismatch' 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts `inaccurate' report 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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

No to federal day care 012898 - The Augusta Chronicle

State of the Union 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Tech, Jones swat Georgia Southern

Wal-Mart comes to cutter's rescue

Bulldogs get second win in SEC

N. Augusta rallies for region victory

Mitchell not botheredby his slow Nike start

Cooling off

Jags lose 11th straight

Sprewell meets with arbritrator

NFL notes: Contract reworking possible

Solomon official stands behind Shanks decision

Kitchings on USA team

ASU trying to end losing streak

LaFrentz back with vengeance

Heels beat unruly Tigers

No. 6 Vandy top S.C.

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

Bucs lead NFC's Pro Bowl roster

Gold get 100th for Lions

Pacers wrest doubleheader away from Clayton State

No. 10 Lincoln County rolls

Freshmen guards happy to get respite

Tech snaps losing streak

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

Graffanino hopes Knoblauch stays

Kucera clips Sampras to advance in Open

Rapps take nothing for granted

Wagener-Salley still unbeaten

Sprewell, ex-coach meet face to face

Rapp happy he's being able to follow dream

Wagener-Salley coach hope steam not peaking too soon

Hawks struggling for victories

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

Apple reorganizes software unit, laying off 300

Got the whole world...

Multimedia helps corporations cut training costs

AOL responsible for writer's comments, Clinton adviser claims

Microsoft chairman visits Silicon Valley