Social Security gets boost from strong economy

Broker downplays speculation

Transportation bill negotiators urge against extension

Consumer confidence rebounds in April

Meat-packer recalling beef

Business briefs

Speaker: Hotel too 'low key'

Woolworth announces plans to sell landmark tower

Health professionals on the move

`Seinfeld' finale still shaping up as commercial record-breaker

Mall could be bought by Augusta

Consumer groups less active

MCG Children's Medical Center ready for dedication

Criminal charges face pupil

Taking advantage of cool weather to do some painting

Board gets perfect report on audit

Marine gets lesser charges in beating

Victims' families testify

Beach magic shops booming

Commerce secretary supports Hollings

McClure facing death

Aiken visions shared

College makes strides in scholars, donations

Getting ready for spring concert

Carter's clan meets for reunion

Federal jury rules against city manager

Enjoying a snack while listening to a story

Increased revenue eases budget process

Additional area news

Care homes face investigation

Replica to become training vessel

Big odds against winning

Local and area briefs

An eye for detail

Authority approves land sale

Former U.S. marshal leaped racial barriers

Ackerman bids post farewell

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Mighty tug

Commission polls workers on government

Razor blades land pupils in trouble

Beasley, GOP attack Senate

Fort wins environmental award

Prep school seeking bonds via county

Judge to issue ruling on professor's suit

Heating, air improvement set for school

Georgia lottery drawings held

Challenger raps reading test proposal

Qualifying continues as Senators lead signees

Ex-AMA chief urges action

Judge disallows legal help

Future for tree brighter

Nudity ban called too broad

Vote on lottery canned S.C.

Judge says attorney must stay with Lumpkin case

Urges Fonda to return to Hollywood 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lauds downtown Morris investments 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Refutes writers; lauds `role model' 043098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Still arrogant, dense 043098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps RICO use in anti-abortion case 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

NATO: Who pays? 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Heal U-Way dispute 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

DOE boss: quota pick? 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

SRS gets the word out 043098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Nomo still shocked at first HR

Hawks look to shut down Hornets again

Baseball playoffs to begin

Gamecocks vs. Tigers won't be made up

Lakeside girls capture win in playoffs

Baseball roundup: Tigers halt Red Sox win streak

Overtime: A sports wrap-up

Pistons stick with Gentry as coach

Nets out with loss to Bulls

Hunt interested in buying Royals

Jackets outlast RedStixx

Heat overcome odds to take control

It's a rocky Derby draw as announcer forces a redo

Coach Pitino listens to coach Zito

Braves notebook

Kresse learning language of college hoops

Braves Notes: Cox happy with play of shortstop Weiss

Overtime: USC Aiken inks hoops stars

Glavine repeats April perfection

California a long way from Talladega

17 reasons to watch NHL, not NBA playoffs

Evans makes strong statement in soccer

Moore may leave USC Aiken early

North Augusta is familiar with the road

Oakland edges Tampa Bay, 4-3

GreenJackets holding 1st place

Braves complete Arizona sweep

Greenbrier girls win playoff soccer game

Pack: We're getting over it

West wants to see Tigers step it up a notch

Evans rallies to capture 11th straight region baseball title

Cornelius Bennett ordered to report to jail on sex charge

Sorenstam still looking for first LPGA win of season

School officials cancel Indigo Girls concert

N.Y. parks department cans 'SeinFest'

Rocking chairs lessen ailing elders' anxiety, drug use

Seafood fajitas yield bit of sizzle and spice from South of Border

Street art

Sweet anticipation

Just checking

Health calendar

Viagra: Who needs it and how often?

The Supermarket Shopper: The Bank provides simplicity, savings in one isle

Furniture company hopes to capitalize on 'Titanic' look

Bootleg `Titanic' videos flooding the black market

MSNBC gets role in "Deep Impact" after CNN declines

Recipes showcase Georgia onion's sweet flavor

Capsules: News and notes from the world of science

Leading newspaper company makes move to new high-tech home

Russia to begin preparations for discarding Mir

Baby rats die on space shuttle

Gates unveils Windows NT interface

Predicting doomsday

British prime minister makes internet debut

U.S. study finds abortion pill 92 percent effective

White House to release new Internet management plan

Senate creates 2000 computer committee

Brazil pledges to protect new forests

Canada opens underground observatory to study solar particles

Microsoft not shy about failures

House panel asks more for technology, spies

Major mammal groups appeared before dinosaurs died out, study says