Feds consider telling consumers how quickly cars can stop

Secretaries praised today

Stock exchange may relocate

Business briefs

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Microsoft reports 28 percent increase in quarterly profit

Lockheed Martin earnings down 7 percent

Speaker pro tem to seek 16th term

United Way affiliate proposal stirs anger

Additional area news

Pests swarm Georgia coast

Georgia Lottery drawings held

In Aiken, suspected abandoned crack house burns

School appeals plan to Supreme Court

Proposal for hotel no more

Deputy indicted in death

Working to keep street clean in downtown Augusta

Hispanics want another to replace Pena

Clear sunny day makes for good painting weather

Vote means big surprise for church

Pupils walk arm-in-arm with class at school

Malpractice costs may be going up

Health care on Coverdell agenda

Coles vows to beat Coverdell

Senate to debate car tax

Getting pitching machine ready ready for season

Witness describes encounter

Screenings unveil higher cancer rate

Murder suspect on trial

Board raising tax levy

Officials weigh benefits of breast-cancer drugs

Local and area briefs

Georgia lottery drawings held

Nurturing hands

Musician a master of strings

Spring hailstorm

Catching action

Challenger takes aim at Coverdell's voting

New voting system in use for commissioners

Testimony of rape victim, aggressor conflict

Miller signs final state budget

Medical facility may lose federal cash

Greenbrier, Harlem win Coke prize

Payments also have odd items

Interns get doctors' outlook

County denies zoning

GOP leaders tell Bowers to quit

Outlines S.C. center's problems 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Explains Coke's school support, ads 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

A Georgia success story 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Compel firms' cleanup 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Storms hit Augusta 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Marks Crime Victims Rights Week 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants seat beltson school buses 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rebuke Fonda for U.N. remarks 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Earth Day reflections 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts Aiken County school plan 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments pursuit of sordid court case 042398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises Sheriff's Department chaplain 042298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Local golfers soldiering on amid unknowns

Warren concentrates to second ACC golf crown

As playoffs start, a question tugs at Jordan

Christian on the bench

Baseball roundup: McGwire gets 9th homer

NBA playoffs: Teams ready for post season

Official fulfilling a dream

Augusta holds off Sand Gnat rally, wins

Pacers hold on against Jaguars

North Augusta's White gets 1-hitter

Bulls fans wonder how egos can get in way of greatness

RedStixx win two from Jackets

White to play another season

WNBA expands to Orlando, Minnesota

Wohlers appears to have solved flaw in delivery

Wohlers appears to have solved flaw in delivery

Pierson named Lynx assistant general manager

BrunelSunergy wins seventh leg of round-the-world sailing race

Baseball playoffs all wet

A bitter year over, Slaney is set to run again

Augusta gets ice skating rink

Smoltz impressive in victory

Courier advances, other high seeds bumped

Westside girls nail down spot in playoffs

Norman out for season

Baseball notes: Johnson suspended for 3 games

Presidents say rule helped more than it harmed

Sharks plan to make noise in NHL playoffs

Norman out for season after shoulder surgery

GHSA creating financial rules

Sampras takes out Agassi in straight sets

Signing with Carolina ends Gilbert's hiatus

It's Chipper on the warpath

De La Hoya, Chavez to meet in Sept. 18 rematch

Overtime: Ballesteros enshrinement is delayed

National Teacher of the Year stresses history

Study challenges idea that menopause gives evolutionary advantage

Good pirates

Butterfly memorial to Holocaust children almost done

Fruity dessert brings back spring color

New contact lens technology offers new form of self-expression

Tasty pasta dish has everything you love about pizza, except the fat

Health capsules: Defibrillators now thought safer

Study suggests fetal cells could trigger scleroderma

Be on the lookout for 2,000 pound strawberry

The supermarket shopper: United States is coupon saver of the supermarket world

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Cooking is no chore for contest winners

Seinfeld who?

Nerve growth hormone heals corneal ulcers

Study says many people don't recognize stroke

Six percent of doctors say they helped patients end lives

Microsoft argues crucial appeals case

Judge dismisses AOL in Drudge suit

Microsoft launches second ad campaign

Gorilla is going online for a little chat

Mir's cosmonauts take fifth spacewalk in repair-filled month

Bowl tests scientific knowledge

Law enforcement goes online

Six percent of doctors say they helped patients end lives

Recent years warmest in 600 years

Hackers break into Pentagon system

Britain defends acceptance of nuclear material

CIA sets up web page for children

Glenn laughs at old-man-in-space gags with nation's jokesters

Japan to watch for falling space trash and asteroids

Thumbprinting catching on

Zzzzz: Astronauts sleeping for science

Evidence of distant solar system found