SBC to buy Ameritech for $62 billion

Electric Corp. to consolidate operations

Seagram poised to acquire Polygram

Companies in a pinch for skilled workers

GAO: Government unable to promise imported food safety

NFL player's relatives settle ValuJet crash suit

Sunbeam cutting 6,400 jobs

Justice sues to stop Murdoch-Primestar merger

Additional business news

BMW to expand, add jobs

After lean years, Swiss rejoicing at tourist upturn

CCAIR business thriving

AT&T reaches deal with unions

Nike to raise working age at Asian factories

Postal Service gets penny increase

Executives to speak at university

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

Doing some studying with man's best friend

Baby gorilla makes four for Zoo Atlanta's Willie B.

Police officers shifting to Camaros

Trustees to vote on plans

Property lacks protection

Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

Department plans hiring, new programs

Dalai Lama visits Carter Center

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

City must fill position of comptroller

General in line for second star

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Students sue over suspension

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company

Judge rules suspect in death insane

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up

Tobacco sales to minors rise slightly

Looking at bubbles; ignoring the music

Judge blocks onion certification program

Ackerman leaves Fort Gordon

Modern recruits' fitness tested

Neighbors aid in cleanup

University adds post-tenure review

Affidavit: Gravel probe protecting ex-supervisor

Additional area news

Exams fail to make the grade

Plan would bill owners for cleanup

Trustee pursues park poll

Georgia lottery drawings held

Taking a gander at art in school

Reforms limit time in foster care

Politicians tell history of Georgia

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Budget cutting advised

Dental care will continue

Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

Endangered whales produce few calves

Additional area news

Trial begins for auto killing

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

Program asks boat skippers to remain sober

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

Rescue wing recognized

Red Cross interviewing victims

It was a good day for some fishing

Collections make decorating easy

Suspect loose in stabbing

Proposed bus price raise announced

Taking a walk with curious kids

Four boys charged with attempted rape

Red Cross celebrates with Mrs. Dole

Force to combat accidents

School hospital looks to boost profits

Officials work on emergency management plan

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Great rescue efforts 051298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says Starr a 'milquetoast McCarthy' 051398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Major Leagues roundup: Schmidt leads Pirates over Rockies

Bird named coach of the year

Former Red Sox manager slowly rebuilding his life

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

Inflatable racers in River Race Augusta

Sampras gets over first-round jinx

Torch is lit for Games in Augusta

Baseball notes: Zack attacked in Cincinnati

Shaquille O'Neal has brought the Sonics to near extinction

Golfers battle for tourney slots

South Aiken plays host to Byrnes in soccer

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

Jackets no-hit for 7 in RiverDogs' rout

Braves keep homering to victory

Braves notebook: Cox willing to accept home runs

Golf notes: Notes, quotes and news from the world of golf

Baseball notes: Brewers will honor Aaron, Sutton in June

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

Jones runs year's fastest 100

Lions hold off Raiders

Baseball roundup: McGwire goes long in win

Reality bites: Hornets on brink against Bulls

Yanks on pace to break mark

Braves notebook: Cox willing to accept home runs

After crash, Lopez ready

Major leaguers to play 7 games in Japan

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

Both ends of Atlanta's pro spectrum

Florida schools to host regional championships

Overtime: Eagle Club to hear coach

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

Fore! Two aces in one day -- and three in past three weeks

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

Knicks down 3-1 to Pacers; Haven't we been here before?

Gold medalists deal with fame

Jazz look to bump Spurs

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

Korda stuck in clay at Italian Open

Another high schooler declares for NBA

Regis practices with U.S. national team

Clemson to hold regional

Braves crush Reds, 8-1

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Johnson: Area full of talent

Who is that masked ethicist?

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

Making role models get real

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

Mashed to the max, cheese and potato winners

Beyond hot and humid

Lizzie Borden papers stay sealed

Senior calendar

Small portions

'Deep Impact' makes box office wave

Rosie looks for ways to stay fresh

Recognizing partner's needs takes work

Stars prepare to shine at Cannes

Love, honesty are cheaper than Viagra

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

Back from the brink

'Whisperer', 'Bullworth' opening soon

Isaac Hayes' Chef cooks up 'South Park'

Director Spike Lee takes love of sport to screen

Xtreme style

Playing it straight now can help avoid problems

Government: Gene technology must be proven

New software lets kids build safari

Sierra offers drivers ed for C: drive

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet

The Uplink

California high court allows DNA

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

Space dust may have led to climate change

University searches for suspects in Web postings

Website offers peek into Cannes

Dispute heats up over space snowball theory

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

The world at century's end: 6 billion and growing fast

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

NASA's space station dilemma: What to call it?

Windows 98: To upgrade or not?

Scientists track physical origin of fear

El Nino's winter brings summer snakes to California