Bell Atlantic quarterly net up 28 percent; WorldCom loses $416 million

Job cut slated at chamber

Toaster warning flares up

Clinton: Americans have `native suspicion of bigness'

Building permit revenue decreases

Scary financial scenario gets more notice

Airline alliance in limbo

As airlines unite, many fear passengers will pay

Factory may be bought

Airline alliance in limbo

Knowledge of brokers needed for elderly

Rescue of school sought

White House and schoolhouse still have Joe Camel to kick around

Companies suffer when jobs go south

As airlines unite, many fear passengers will pay

Business briefs

Clinton: Americans have `native suspicion of bigness'

Japan announces economic stimulus package

Traffic accidents, homicide leading causes of job-related deaths

Local buying power lower than state

Federal action against `slamming' said too little

Business briefs

S.C unemployment lowers Augusta rates

Furniture industry hopeful as spring market opens

Martin Color- Fi reports loss for quarter

Gambling wagers may hit $3 billion

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Senate committee favors tuition tax credits

Group targets soil treatment

Earth Day play

S.C. parks effort resulting in debt

Fort Discovery friends

Attorney's withdrawal questioned

A whole new ball game

Robbery ring possibly over

Jury selected for McClure trial

Tasting Aiken

Education leader says reading key

Confederate document shown

Local and area briefs

School selling property

Worker disputes job loss

McClure found guilty of murder

Legislator eyes camps for pupils

Hearing set on rate reduction

Judge to dismiss lawsuit

County seeks partner for safety group

Turn off TV? Many are for the week

Judge grants release of suspect

Trustee says he will seek job as judge

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Officials consider future of city, residents

Hog lot stirring outrage

Gordon estate will join Lost Trust appeal

Carolina suing over sweepstakes

Local and area briefs

Truancy could result in arrest of parents

Ice floor installer selected

Town wants to save trees from development

Absence of police report surprises superintendent

Husband charged in socialite's death

Local bid preference proposed

Onion by other name may not be as sweet, Vidalia growers say

Graduate student group seeks better pay, benefits

Helping hand

Weather enhances family tie

Agency finances in order

Doctors cook to help families

New bird discovered in southern Brazilian city

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Decries politicians who break the law 042598 - The Augusta Chronicle

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League fines Barkley $10,000 for taunting fan

Lopez lifts Braves to win

Hornets off to a rare good start in playoffs

N.C. State men, Florida State women advance

Norman will head home and drop in rankings

Lipinski practices on ice for pro debut

Maness, Hendrix in golf battle

USA national team will have nine NHL players

Chronicle to offer Masters review

Manning selection already paying off for Colts

Former Josey star happy for players

Emotional Picabo tells girls `Go for your dream!'

Canadiens rally for OT win

Fishing tournaments results

Lopez lifts Braves to win

Sampras crumbles in Monte Carlo clay

Evans sweeps Central

Augusta State to clinch berth with sweep

Derby loses Event of the Year

Hurst grabs one-shot lead at LPGA's Chick-fil-A tourney

Things coming together for Estes at Greensboro

Greenbrier's Key locks out ARC

Tyson gets permission to head overseas

Phoenix ties series with Detroit

Allison a diehard supporter of restrictor plates

G-Day just another Saturday scrimmage

Seagraves making own mark

Jordan: Nothing has been decided

Rookie Hollins surprised about getting first start

Westside tops Swainsboro in series opener

Talladega revs up for expansion

Andruw impressive in center

Phoenix ties series with Detroit

Haas spoke of patience

Rookie Hollins surprised about getting first start

Glavine dominates Diamondbacks

Bulls top Nets in OT

Ripken reaches another milestone

Hawks fall to Hornets in Game 1

Cadwalladers can satisfy the lustiest of appetites

Flippin' over sports

Beware of burning indoor house plants

In spiritual direction, seekers can find compass

Concert watch: NewSong performs Saturday

Researchers say anti-Semitic propaganda up

Adoption success

Church bulletin

'Big Hit' misses mark badly

Club calendar

Songwriter takes advice to heart

Couple inspired by wildflowers

Monks observe ages-old way of life

Applause calendar

Video watch: 'Flubber' just released

Singer has a driving ambition

God led couple toward adoptions

Movie reviews and listings

Range of activities spice up the weekend

Looking at homosexual element in Methodist church

Supergerm claims New York man

FDA advisers back laser treatment for angina

Cyberpunk writer helps define the future of cyberspace

FDA restricts claims of dietary supplements

Baby steps in space: Rats study may pave way for kids

Report: Microsoft tried to induce Netscape into dividing software market

Mir's new engine turned on, works as expected

Computer for kids to be available in summer

Astronauts perform first space embalmments

How to save the planet, in two minutes or less

HIV infection remains steady in U.S.

Company scuttles plan for uranium enrichment plant

Regulators said not protecting phone users from 'slamming'

Microsoft prevents 'shell screens' on PCs

Cable companies say their equipment won't block digital television signals

Regulators conditionally approve Intel's purchase of Digital chip

Surgeon general disappointed by needle exchange decision