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

BMW to expand, add jobs

Sunbeam cutting 6,400 jobs

CCAIR business thriving

Additional business news

Nike to raise working age at Asian factories

After lean years, Swiss rejoicing at tourist upturn

NFL player's relatives settle ValuJet crash suit

AT&T reaches deal with unions

Justice sues to stop Murdoch-Primestar merger

Postal Service gets penny increase

Executives to speak at university

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

Trustees to vote on plans

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

Rescue wing recognized

Affidavit: Gravel probe protecting ex-supervisor

Ackerman leaves Fort Gordon

Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

Program asks boat skippers to remain sober

Taking a walk with curious kids

Dalai Lama visits Carter Center

Modern recruits' fitness tested

Trial begins for auto killing

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Looking at bubbles; ignoring the music

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company

Endangered whales produce few calves

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up

Officials work on emergency management plan

Suspect loose in stabbing

Police officers shifting to Camaros

Georgia lottery drawings held

Property lacks protection

Neighbors aid in cleanup

Department plans hiring, new programs

Judge blocks onion certification program

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

Exams fail to make the grade

General in line for second star

Trustee pursues park poll

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Taking a gander at art in school

Dental care will continue

Politicians tell history of Georgia

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

Budget cutting advised

Students sue over suspension

Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Additional area news

It was a good day for some fishing

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

City must fill position of comptroller

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

Reforms limit time in foster care

Red Cross interviewing victims

Plan would bill owners for cleanup

Collections make decorating easy

Additional area news

Proposed bus price raise announced

University adds post-tenure review

Judge rules suspect in death insane

Red Cross celebrates with Mrs. Dole

Four boys charged with attempted rape

Tobacco sales to minors rise slightly

Force to combat accidents

School hospital looks to boost profits

Doing some studying with man's best friend

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Braves notebook: Cox willing to accept home runs

Korda stuck in clay at Italian Open

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

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Lions hold off Raiders

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

Both ends of Atlanta's pro spectrum

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

After crash, Lopez ready

Regis practices with U.S. national team

Clemson to hold regional

Sampras gets over first-round jinx

Reality bites: Hornets on brink against Bulls

Baseball notes: Zack attacked in Cincinnati

Major leaguers to play 7 games in Japan

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

Overtime: Eagle Club to hear coach

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

Golfers battle for tourney slots

Former Red Sox manager slowly rebuilding his life

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

Another high schooler declares for NBA

Braves keep homering to victory

Shaquille O'Neal has brought the Sonics to near extinction

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

Bird named coach of the year

Baseball roundup: McGwire goes long in win

South Aiken plays host to Byrnes in soccer

Yanks on pace to break mark

Inflatable racers in River Race Augusta

Gold medalists deal with fame

Jackets no-hit for 7 in RiverDogs' rout

Johnson: Area full of talent

Major Leagues roundup: Schmidt leads Pirates over Rockies

Braves crush Reds, 8-1

Braves notebook: Cox willing to accept home runs

Florida schools to host regional championships

Torch is lit for Games in Augusta

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

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

Baseball notes: Brewers will honor Aaron, Sutton in June

Jazz look to bump Spurs

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

Jones runs year's fastest 100

Recognizing partner's needs takes work

Making role models get real

Who is that masked ethicist?

Lizzie Borden papers stay sealed

'Deep Impact' makes box office wave

Rosie looks for ways to stay fresh

Mashed to the max, cheese and potato winners

Love, honesty are cheaper than Viagra

Stars prepare to shine at Cannes

Beyond hot and humid

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

Senior calendar

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

Small portions

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

'Whisperer', 'Bullworth' opening soon

Playing it straight now can help avoid problems

Director Spike Lee takes love of sport to screen

Back from the brink

Isaac Hayes' Chef cooks up 'South Park'

Xtreme style

California high court allows DNA

Government: Gene technology must be proven

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

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton

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

Scientists track physical origin of fear

Space dust may have led to climate change

Windows 98: To upgrade or not?

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet

Website offers peek into Cannes

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

Dispute heats up over space snowball theory

The Uplink

University searches for suspects in Web postings

New software lets kids build safari

Sierra offers drivers ed for C: drive

El Nino's winter brings summer snakes to California