Democrats push for raise in minimum wage

New Beetles roll off assembly lines as old ones rattle by

Chrysler, Daimler-Benz in merger talks

Business briefs

German central bank chief criticizes deal over European central banker

Weather delaying business

AOL earns better than expected

Working moms still ambivalent

Georgia-Pacific stock up

Digital could cut 15,000 jobs because of Compaq merger

Additional business news

Some focus well on Mondays

Fault lines widen in debate over antitrust action against Microsoft

Heads up, lettuce lovers -- romaine crop takes a blow from El Nino

Hail Caesar? Better stick with the house salad

Pacemakers: Who's who in the medical community

Senate moving toward approval of IRS bill

Additional area news

Georgia law dean picked

Attorney: Blind man's voter rights not broken

Passing in review

Hearing for pupil ordered

Woman receives award

Advocate draws on own mental health woes

Churches call for new area ministry alliance

Norwood unveils revamped care bill

Making a big splash on McDowell Street

High-level debate

High-level debate

Taking the time to get the garden ready

HIV patients fail to take full dosage

Georgia lottery drawings held

Sewer line clears timber for vessel

Judge: Past can be heard

Historic hotel restoration set in downtown Savannah

SRS could get stable work force

Department stifles Lost Trust report

National prayer celebration grows

State's tourism growing

School accountability being hammered out

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Space needs require raise in city taxes

Officer bill gets city OK

Schrenko supports education funding bill

Lawmakers elect judges after delay

Lawyer will plead guilty to 13 thefts

Noisy start

Marriage has been great adventure

Imperial director leaving post

Landfill decision retained

Prayer at game creates furor

Flag, lottery votes coming

Officials pleased by decision

Baker urges end to early release

Tomato farmer wins dispute

Grant to fund tire educator

Loss of NASA support forces layoffs

The big gun lie 050698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants recycling program continued 050698 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares Jane Fonda forever a traitor 050798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Guns for defense 050798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports Stephen Brown for Senate 050798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Viagra's cost potent 050798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sees a conservative `Pyrrhic victory' 050798 - The Augusta Chronicle

No phony `privilege' 050798 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Augusta Christian advances

Pacers make comeback

South Aiken takes out Irmo giant to advance to state championship

Defensive Player of the Year wants one more thing: a championship

Baseball notebook: No evidence Belle bet

Braves rout Dodgers

Greenbrier looking for victory in game against Henry County

Tiger's back in action

Thoroughbreds seek tennis title

Notes, quotes and news from the world of golf

Jackets snap losing streak

Braves notes: Millwood making great impression

Hornets sting Bulls

Hephzibah ladies in state meet

Jazz win in tight contest

Duval returns to BellSouth as star

Braves sign shortstop Guillen

New attitude brings success to Gamecocks

Kournikova sweeps past Csurgo in Italy

Baseball roundup: Cordova another good outing

College baseball: Georgia splits doubleheader

Braves roll over Dodgers 7-0

Overtime: World Cup team has experience

Jones' record will stand

Mayfield earns respect through years of work

Columbus Cottonmouths take hockey title

Washington, Ottawa have high Stanley Cup hopes

Favorites get icy reception in playoffs

Match race redux: Johnson's willing, sort of

A troubled Seles wins in Rome

Sweet sadness -- dwindling chocolate supply at odds with growing demand

Doctors improve heart attack survival

High-level debate

Fruit-covered bars more nutritious, healthier

Priest who beat Springer has history of waging moral battles

Health calendar

Two cable TV companies will show 'Lolita' in U.S.

Congressman, activists slam salaries of AIDS charities' directors

Aisle coupons put big savings within reach

Straight-A med student cites discipline

High school officials cancel free Indigo Girls concert

Is low-fat already old hat?

Apple enters low-cost consumer market

Brain substance that suppresses appetite found in rats

Plasma-washing technology approved

Websites keep pace with real-time news

Salmonella bacteria resistant to five drugs emerge in U.S.

Company fighting new CBS, NBC signals

Tiny gun can fool airport security

IBM to unveil more powerful mainframe computers

First cyber terrorist action reported

Gates meets with Justice Department to argue antitrust concerns

Astronaomers report power burst

Eye doctors say more studies needed on Viagra

Cable companies wary of Microsoft