European Union fines Volkswagen $112 million

Olympic business may yield little gold

Salaries declining

Tax reform not easy

Democrats saytop priority israising wage

Dollar rises with U.S. stocks and bonds

Dollar, gold rise in Europe

Augusta unemployment up

Coke quarterly, annual earnings up

Business briefs

Asian fallout hits American companies' profits

AirTouch renews deal to buy U S West mobile-phone unit

Compaq replaces IBM at store

Greenspan: Asian crisis could slow economy

Health notes

Miller signs tax cut

Agency has new director

Legislators vote out state livestock tax

Governor gives support to drunken-driving bill

Health calendar

Jury to hear of slaying

Sale of lots on lakes prompts joint suit

Court: Polygraph exam ruling didn't hurt trial

Breathing influences yawning

Aiken police hopeful

Grant's heroics lift Gamecocks

Kuhlke says no to mayor's race

House passes accountability bill

Local and area briefs

Escaping the wind

Flying career

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Brown may get jail time

City names man citizen of the year

Diggers to hunt pottery

Futurity cleanup

State Corrections Department assisting jail probe

Elderly man convicted of molesting girls

Army makes training more demanding

Norwood for seat in 1998

Soldier convicted of larceny

Deputies arrest nine after drug search

Ruling complicates case

High perch

Principals pleased with scores

Bombing gets firm local condemnation

Rare cancer more likely for some nuclear workers

New test yields more accurate Pap smear results

Local and area briefs

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Candidate put conviction behind him

SRS might stop sending out its laundry

Bill seeks to protect state from polluters

Blasts `inaccurate' report 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Calls Futurity competition `mismatch' 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks law protecting president from suits 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Where's logic in Georgia's justice? 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Raps Medicare/Medicaid fraud, abuse 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Finds report on school misleading 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants condemned woman executed 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Left-wingers apologize 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails charges of `nonteaching' teachers 013098 - The Augusta Chronicle

State of the Union 012998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Bucs lead NFC's Pro Bowl roster

Collier had it with Knight

Pacers wrest doubleheader away from Clayton State

Tech snaps losing streak

Wagener-Salley coach hope steam not peaking too soon

Graffanino hopes Knoblauch stays

Heels beat unruly Tigers

Rapps take nothing for granted

Kitchings on USA team

No. 6 Vandy top S.C.

Butler-Josey top game in girls' action tonight

NFL notes: Contract reworking possible

Jags lose 11th straight

Hawks struggling for victories

Bulldogs get second win in SEC

Wal-Mart comes to cutter's rescue

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

`Air Korda' taking off in Open

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

Barry Sanders: in a rush for records

Couple share love of competing in show

Tribe backs off on Knoblauch

Aussie Mitchell in lead

Woods' team draws fans

12 Georgians earn awards for outstanding catches

Sprewell takes stand in Day 3

Sprewell, ex-coach meet face to face

Tech, Jones swat Georgia Southern

Rain halts first round at Pebble

'Desperate Measures' fails to reach dramatic potential

Video releases

World Day blends cultures for international celebration

Performances listed

Big-money titles in Futurity will be decided

Arts and entertainment calendar

Local favorite makes additions to cafe menu

A new boxer rebellion

`Butterfly' shows beauty, style amid tragedy

A study in boots

Chalk drawing by Michelangelo sells for record $7.5 million

Brothers have original sound

Greatest show has oohs, aahs and a hippo too

Folk singer doesn't mind traveling with his music

Pearl Jam improves with its latest effort

Arrest won't hurt tours

India sees increasing leprosy cases

Two Russians, Frenchman blast off for Mir space station

Scandal spurring interest in news Web sites

Fossil discovery pushes back suspected origin of ants

SRS might stop sending out its laundry

EPD cracking down on environmental pollution

India sees increasing leprosy cases

Agreements signed for launching of space station

EPD cracking down on environmental pollution

White House scandal is spurring interest in news Web sites

Armey promises to ban all human cloning

Multimedia helps corporations cut training costs