$60 million scam targeted people seeking venture capital

US West and Qwest announce alliance

Jury begins deliberating Texaco tapes case

Jobless rate plummets; for workers, 'as good as it gets'

Mega-merger expected to reshape auto industry

Gingrich: Bigger surplus should go for Social Security and tax cuts

Advertisers paying through their noses for `Seinfeld' finale

Banks need to protect consumers' privacy, regulator warns

EU bank chief rejects criticism, pledges stable euro

Church to move for inn

Retail center slated for Walton Way

Is a Mercedes still a Mercedes -- and a Chrysler a Chrysler?

Japanese stocks close lower, dollar rises in Tokyo

India, Egypt blast West for unfair trade practices

Pepsi says Coke monopolizes fountain sales

Japan's recovery top concern of finance ministers

Job hunting great for recent grads

Loans worry bankers

Late Easter holiday helped retail sales

'Big Three' heading toward extinction

Daimler-Benz make Chrysler deal official

Volkswagen to buy Rolls Royce

Business briefs

Lops heads to Germany with daughters

Brothers hang together during storm

Airport may face lawsuit

Highway named for state senator

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Heroes emerge in wake of storms

Neighbors feud with developers over lot

McKinney demands apology from Clinton

Something for Mom

Hero from bus attack allegedly forged check

Firefighter: 'You're never prepared for this'

Pupil blowing her own horn

Pioneer finishes program

Tornado timeline

Millner leads pack financially

Girls getting settled into home in Germany

Director of Players quits job

Rights bring lawyer back to court

Board orders audit, budget investigation

Playground-buy rule doubted

Blow your horn

Manpower for military funerals gets harder to find

Severe thunderstorms make way across state

Georgia lottery drawings held

Facility would create jobs

Twisters got fast response

Local and area briefs

Tornado victims count blessings

Severe storms hit again Friday

El Nino effects not to blame for tornadoes, thunderstorms

Golf Channel added to cable roster

Carter pushes greater U.S.-African relations

Additional area news

Locals heroically fight storm

Colorful memories of a prom

Maintaining shade at the old ballpark

Neighbors feud with developers over lot

Gifted students get taste of U.N. vote

Pupils throughout state visit fort

Three airports near each other confuse pilots

Residents clean up after storms

Hawthorne lawyers file trial appeal

Tornadoes strike area

Students like online university

House option may be nullified

Deceitful S.C. games 050898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes Carter's sub will get company 050898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jabs businessman's proposed `slum' 050898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Mrs. Schrenko goes to D.C. 050998 - The Augusta Chronicle

S.C. judges OK'd 050898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suggests ways to improve ON TV 050998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits lack of recycling in Augusta 050898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says start investigation in our homes 050998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Demands end to special downtown tax 050898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Clarifies goals of military order 050998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rescuing Augusta's needy 050998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raises conflict of interest questions 050998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends candidate despite `mistake' 050898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Weiss sparks Atlanta's lineup

Evans, Colquitt split games

Arrogance may have cost the NCAA $40 million

Classic Cat expected to join Preakness field

Andretti clocks fastest practice time for Rio 400

Atlanta roughs up Padres

Bulls owner denies he wants to break up team by

Panthers happy to be at home

Olympic reunion for 1968 team

Women's Olympic trials make return to Columbia

GreenJackets go to the 'Dogs

Knights ready for Packers

Jackets win, split series with Bombers

Giants turn triple play vs. Cubs

Bulls lead series 2-1 after win

Greenbrier tastes icing for season

Oksana Baiul enters alcohol rehab

Guillen excited about chance

Elway defers $1.4 million bonus to give Broncos more salary-cap space

Don't mess with a hitting streak, indeed

Overtime: NCAA probe of Cincinnati to go deeper

De La Hoya wants Chavez

Baseball roundup: McGwire slams homer 400

Russia stunned by Switzerland 4-2

Braves drop game to Padres

Calcavecchia grabs BellSouth lead

Braves notes: Cox impressed with Rocker

Ovitz presents plan to bring the NFL back to Los Angeles

Golf roundup: Parry, Blake tie for lead

NCAA to appeal $67 million penalty

Willingham lone meet winner

Spring Valley is last hurdle for South Aiken tennis team

Davis, Knights get miracle

Malone gets his kicks while Robinson gets mad

West happy with Georgia recruits

Lakers whip 'Sonics by 16

Cardinals' Gaetti still strong at 40

Greenbrier gets win in Game 1

International garden designer visiting the Garden city

Using pesticides

Sexy silliness

Concert watch: Hot Country Night

Video watch: Alien Resurrection

Science students ponder ideas of religion

Club calendar

Speakers put joy of faith first in women's conference

Rockets launched music career

Performer Eddie Rabbitt dies at 56

Mini movie reviews

Healing Power

Le Cafe du Teau offers appetizing intimacy

Church bulletin

Raspberries -- it's the taste, not the sound

Young Bible scholars find inspiration in quiz competition

Applause calendar

Folk singer has put punk in the past

Troubled country star left impression on fans

We're off to see the Wizard - dance

`Deep Impact' has shallow plot

Students with laser pointers worry officials

Allergy medicines are recalled

Russians say they will begin to lower Mir's orbit

Trio plans to circle the globe at edge of space

Link between hormone, cancer found

Computer Q&A: My Pentium locks up

States may file case against Microsoft

Plasma-washing technology approved

FCC to address Internet subsidies

Space dust may kill some Earth animals

Apple, Pentium in showdown

Microsoft working to clear way for Windows 98

Wired magazine sold to Conde Nast

The Web: How big?