Consumer confidence rebounds in April

Mall could be bought by Augusta

Consumer groups less active

Woolworth announces plans to sell landmark tower

Transportation bill negotiators urge against extension

Business briefs

Broker downplays speculation

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

Speaker: Hotel too 'low key'

Meat-packer recalling beef

Social Security gets boost from strong economy

Health professionals on the move

Commission polls workers on government

Nudity ban called too broad

Additional area news

Victims' families testify

Ex-AMA chief urges action

Commerce secretary supports Hollings

Fort wins environmental award

Aiken visions shared

College makes strides in scholars, donations

Getting ready for spring concert

Razor blades land pupils in trouble

Federal jury rules against city manager

Local and area briefs

Increased revenue eases budget process

Judge disallows legal help

Judge to issue ruling on professor's suit

Beach magic shops booming

Ackerman bids post farewell

Board gets perfect report on audit

Care homes face investigation

An eye for detail

Big odds against winning

Mighty tug

Marine gets lesser charges in beating

Prep school seeking bonds via county

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Judge says attorney must stay with Lumpkin case

Future for tree brighter

Criminal charges face pupil

Taking advantage of cool weather to do some painting

Beasley, GOP attack Senate

Carter's clan meets for reunion

Authority approves land sale

Heating, air improvement set for school

Enjoying a snack while listening to a story

Challenger raps reading test proposal

Georgia lottery drawings held

MCG Children's Medical Center ready for dedication

Qualifying continues as Senators lead signees

Replica to become training vessel

McClure facing death

Vote on lottery canned S.C.

Former U.S. marshal leaped racial barriers

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

Still arrogant, dense 043098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Heal U-Way dispute 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lauds downtown Morris investments 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges Fonda to return to Hollywood 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

DOE boss: quota pick? 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

NATO: Who pays? 042998 - The Augusta Chronicle

SRS gets the word out 043098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Glavine repeats April perfection

Baseball playoffs to begin

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

Heat overcome odds to take control

North Augusta is familiar with the road

Coach Pitino listens to coach Zito

California a long way from Talladega

Kresse learning language of college hoops

Braves notebook

Overtime: USC Aiken inks hoops stars

Evans rallies to capture 11th straight region baseball title

Lakeside girls capture win in playoffs

Braves Notes: Cox happy with play of shortstop Weiss

Moore may leave USC Aiken early

GreenJackets holding 1st place

Hawks look to shut down Hornets again

Greenbrier girls win playoff soccer game

17 reasons to watch NHL, not NBA playoffs

Nomo still shocked at first HR

Pistons stick with Gentry as coach

Overtime: A sports wrap-up

Baseball roundup: Tigers halt Red Sox win streak

Pack: We're getting over it

Evans makes strong statement in soccer

Cornelius Bennett ordered to report to jail on sex charge

Gamecocks vs. Tigers won't be made up

Oakland edges Tampa Bay, 4-3

Jackets outlast RedStixx

Hunt interested in buying Royals

West wants to see Tigers step it up a notch

Nets out with loss to Bulls

Braves complete Arizona sweep

Sorenstam still looking for first LPGA win of season

School officials cancel Indigo Girls concert

Recipes showcase Georgia onion's sweet flavor

Street art

Capsules: News and notes from the world of science

N.Y. parks department cans 'SeinFest'

Rocking chairs lessen ailing elders' anxiety, drug use

MSNBC gets role in "Deep Impact" after CNN declines

Just checking

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

Bootleg `Titanic' videos flooding the black market

Sweet anticipation

Health calendar

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

Viagra: Who needs it and how often?

Furniture company hopes to capitalize on 'Titanic' look

Gates unveils Windows NT interface

Predicting doomsday

U.S. study finds abortion pill 92 percent effective

Canada opens underground observatory to study solar particles

Brazil pledges to protect new forests

House panel asks more for technology, spies

Baby rats die on space shuttle

British prime minister makes internet debut

Leading newspaper company makes move to new high-tech home

White House to release new Internet management plan

Microsoft not shy about failures

Russia to begin preparations for discarding Mir

Major mammal groups appeared before dinosaurs died out, study says

Senate creates 2000 computer committee