Dow just shy of 9,000 mark

S.C. farmers concerned about tobacco settlement

Sponsor plans to continue

Additional business news

Internal IRS report cites threat to taxpayer privacy

Clinton opens Social Security dialogue

Policy-makers: Social Security salvageable

Guide companies announce merger

Parking lots booming market

Shift to new copiers means 9,000 job cuts

Growth of consumer borrowing strongest in four months

CEOs on tour of city

Georgia lottery drawings held

Columbia County chief Democrat urges active party

Legislators give House changes in media law

Field trip didn't save later grief

Men save zookeeper from tiger

Filibuster on gaming successful

Video-poker workers fear ban

Neighbors decry care homes

Video gambling showdown in Bible Belt state

State House candidate charged with battery

Students will see increase

New teachers to come with warranty

City hopes to encourage better Freaknik behavior

Lawyer disputes dismissal

Rainbow of azaleas on course

Spring break spurs license-seekers

Guard recalls night of attack

The Side Track Bar and Grill planning expansion

Couple find dream with manufactured home

Senate filibuster continues

Training classes face cuts

Splashy symbol mulled

Deputy secretary could succeed Pena

Warnings about fish frequent

Golfer applauds Woods' efforts

Barnes takes campaign to statewide television audience

Event promotes trust in police

Gingrich working on image

Crimes drop for quarter

County top state polluter

Attorneys want colleague off case

Additional area news

During very wet weather, there was still time to climb around

Officials look into procedural changes

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Seeks nation's return to God 040998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Feeding the dead 040898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges action to end sexual abuse 040998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Reflects on Clinton's Africa trip 040898 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Warns of blankets' danger to babies 040898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Affronting Catholics 040998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Decries unfair treatment by USC-Aiken 040998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims 'God is for' the Clintons 040898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts city for not cleaning own lots 040898 - The Augusta Chronicle

The Nicklaus legend 040898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Tennis notes: King picks team for Fed Cup

Milwaukee leadoff hitter on a roll

Colts want assurance Manning's knee is OK

Wolfpack trounces Effingham County

Prep star entering NBA draft

Baseball capsules, notes: Carter keys O's to win

Bravo rides arm to a scholarship

Just like old times for Braves

IROC series finale to be run at Indy

Success of ex-Marlins pains team

Speedway officials get egg on faces

One Cuban defector leaves Bahamas for Japan

Overtime: GreenJackets, RedStixx get called by rain

Overtime: Cardinals deal draft pick for Jets' Murrell

Prosecutors plan to call King a liar

Police await Webber, Howard

NCAA case could bring big financial loss

Jacket bats overpower Columbus

Decision time draws near for Elway

Lipinski turns pro, out for 2002 Games

Coach: Cotton to sign with N.C. State

Ndiaye wants to put controversy behind him

Clemson signs wingman Braddick

Hawks sink claws into Knicks

Baseball notes: Marlins lose fifth straight

Charges dismissed against Wahoo protesters

Top-seed Mantilla and No. 2 Moya win

Braves notes: Injuries leave Cox in dilemma

Kendall stops Neagle, Braves

GreenJackets notes: Team to keep affiliation

Braves notes: Galarraga off to poor start

Davis Cup balancing act: Loyalty and talent

Basketball notes: Robinson knocked out in collision with Malone

Cycling a fun job for Augusta native

Swainsboro's Aldridge gets 300th win

Strickland out 3-4 weeks

Irish charm

Health pacesetters

Gene found for rare illness resembling Parkinson's disease

Restaurateurs know golfers draw a crowd

Childbearing-age women need folic acid supplement

Brain scans on kids offer insight

Health capsules

Study seeks answer to mystery of brain development, growth

Health calendar

Muscle wrap surgery promising for heart patients

Easy brownies shape up as Easter treats

Exercise, low weight key to a ripe old age

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

CBS coverage of Masters part of unique broadcast relationship

The supermarket shopper: Companies win plaudits for service

El Nino gives US warmest January-February in 104 years

New digital TV set shoppers should study before they buy

No warning issued before planes collided

Privacy invasion backlash may tame Internet

Nunn: Protection needed to ward off network attacks

Water found on Saturn's largest moon

Gateway to move offices to California

Cloned calf dies at six weeks

Will you get the new digital TV signal?

Russian booster lifts off with seven communications satellites

Researchers: Many of world's plants threatened

Women hurt more, in more places, but cope better