German central bank chief criticizes deal over European central banker

Georgia-Pacific stock up

Chrysler, Daimler-Benz in merger talks

Democrats push for raise in minimum wage

Fault lines widen in debate over antitrust action against Microsoft

Business briefs

AOL earns better than expected

Working moms still ambivalent

Senate moving toward approval of IRS bill

Digital could cut 15,000 jobs because of Compaq merger

Additional business news

Some focus well on Mondays

Hail Caesar? Better stick with the house salad

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

Weather delaying business

Pacemakers: Who's who in the medical community

New Beetles roll off assembly lines as old ones rattle by

Landfill decision retained

Making a big splash on McDowell Street

Norwood unveils revamped care bill

High-level debate

Churches call for new area ministry alliance

School accountability being hammered out

Judge: Past can be heard

State's tourism growing

Georgia law dean picked

Department stifles Lost Trust report

Taking the time to get the garden ready

Baker urges end to early release

Marriage has been great adventure

Passing in review

Woman receives award

Grant to fund tire educator

SRS could get stable work force

Georgia Lottery drawings held

National prayer celebration grows

HIV patients fail to take full dosage

High-level debate

Hearing for pupil ordered

Schrenko supports education funding bill

Noisy start

Lawyer will plead guilty to 13 thefts

Sewer line clears timber for vessel

Additional area news

Imperial director leaving post

Georgia lottery drawings held

Historic hotel restoration set in downtown Savannah

Advocate draws on own mental health woes

Prayer at game creates furor

Flag, lottery votes coming

Officials pleased by decision

Space needs require raise in city taxes

Tomato farmer wins dispute

Officer bill gets city OK

Loss of NASA support forces layoffs

Lawmakers elect judges after delay

Attorney: Blind man's voter rights not broken

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A troubled Seles wins in Rome

Hephzibah ladies in state meet

Braves sign shortstop Guillen

Favorites get icy reception in playoffs

Jackets snap losing streak

Columbus Cottonmouths take hockey title

Augusta Christian advances

Jones' record will stand

New attitude brings success to Gamecocks

Baseball roundup: Cordova another good outing

Kournikova sweeps past Csurgo in Italy

Braves notes: Millwood making great impression

Mayfield earns respect through years of work

Braves rout Dodgers

Greenbrier looking for victory in game against Henry County

Tiger's back in action

Hornets sting Bulls

Overtime: World Cup team has experience

South Aiken takes out Irmo giant to advance to state championship

Jazz win in tight contest

Duval returns to BellSouth as star

Thoroughbreds seek tennis title

Braves roll over Dodgers 7-0

College baseball: Georgia splits doubleheader

Match race redux: Johnson's willing, sort of

Pacers make comeback

Notes, quotes and news from the world of golf

Baseball notebook: No evidence Belle bet

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

Washington, Ottawa have high Stanley Cup hopes

Doctors improve heart attack survival

Congressman, activists slam salaries of AIDS charities' directors

Aisle coupons put big savings within reach

Priest who beat Springer has history of waging moral battles

Health calendar

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

High-level debate

Fruit-covered bars more nutritious, healthier

High school officials cancel free Indigo Girls concert

Is low-fat already old hat?

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

Straight-A med student cites discipline

Cable companies wary of Microsoft

Company fighting new CBS, NBC signals

Gates meets with Justice Department to argue antitrust concerns

Tiny gun can fool airport security

Plasma-washing technology approved

First cyber terrorist action reported

Eye doctors say more studies needed on Viagra

Brain substance that suppresses appetite found in rats

IBM to unveil more powerful mainframe computers

Apple enters low-cost consumer market

Websites keep pace with real-time news

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

Astronaomers report power burst