SBC to buy Ameritech for $62 billion

Electric Corp. to consolidate operations

Seagram poised to acquire Polygram

BMW to expand, add jobs

GAO: Government unable to promise imported food safety

Companies in a pinch for skilled workers

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

Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

Reforms limit time in foster care

Doing some studying with man's best friend

Plan would bill owners for cleanup

Neighbors aid in cleanup

Georgia lottery drawings held

Dalai Lama visits Carter Center

Taking a walk with curious kids

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

City must fill position of comptroller

Modern recruits' fitness tested

Looking at bubbles; ignoring the music

Taking a gander at art in school

Officials work on emergency management plan

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up

Police officers shifting to Camaros

Ackerman leaves Fort Gordon

Property lacks protection

Exams fail to make the grade

Department plans hiring, new programs

Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Affidavit: Gravel probe protecting ex-supervisor

Dental care will continue

Judge blocks onion certification program

Additional area news

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

Politicians tell history of Georgia

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

Budget cutting advised

Red Cross interviewing victims

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

Collections make decorating easy

Program asks boat skippers to remain sober

Proposed bus price raise announced

Rescue wing recognized

Judge rules suspect in death insane

It was a good day for some fishing

Trial begins for auto killing

Trustee pursues park poll

Endangered whales produce few calves

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

Suspect loose in stabbing

General in line for second star

Trustees to vote on plans

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

Additional area news

Students sue over suspension

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

University adds post-tenure review

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Major leaguers to play 7 games in Japan

Another high schooler declares for NBA

Baseball notes: Brewers will honor Aaron, Sutton in June

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

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Former Red Sox manager slowly rebuilding his life

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

Shaquille O'Neal has brought the Sonics to near extinction

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

Braves notebook: Cox willing to accept home runs

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

Major Leagues roundup: Schmidt leads Pirates over Rockies

Regis practices with U.S. national team

Lions hold off Raiders

Braves crush Reds, 8-1

Jazz look to bump Spurs

After crash, Lopez ready

Korda stuck in clay at Italian Open

Golfers battle for tourney slots

Clemson to hold regional

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

Bird named coach of the year

Braves keep homering to victory

South Aiken plays host to Byrnes in soccer

Gold medalists deal with fame

Inflatable racers in River Race Augusta

Jackets no-hit for 7 in RiverDogs' rout

Both ends of Atlanta's pro spectrum

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

Overtime: Eagle Club to hear coach

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

Florida schools to host regional championships

Sampras gets over first-round jinx

Baseball notes: Zack attacked in Cincinnati

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

Torch is lit for Games in Augusta

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

Johnson: Area full of talent

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

Jones runs year's fastest 100

Recognizing partner's needs takes work

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

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

Small portions

Senior calendar

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

Making role models get real

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

Director Spike Lee takes love of sport to screen

Xtreme style

Back from the brink

Isaac Hayes' Chef cooks up 'South Park'

'Whisperer', 'Bullworth' opening soon

Playing it straight now can help avoid problems

El Nino's winter brings summer snakes to California

Windows 98: To upgrade or not?

Scientists track physical origin of fear

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton

Website offers peek into Cannes

Government: Gene technology must be proven

The Uplink

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

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

Space dust may have led to climate change

California high court allows DNA

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

New software lets kids build safari

Dispute heats up over space snowball theory

Sierra offers drivers ed for C: drive

University searches for suspects in Web postings

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet