SBC to buy Ameritech for $62 billion

Seagram poised to acquire Polygram

GAO: Government unable to promise imported food safety

BMW to expand, add jobs

After lean years, Swiss rejoicing at tourist upturn

CCAIR business thriving

Electric Corp. to consolidate operations

Nike to raise working age at Asian factories

Sunbeam cutting 6,400 jobs

NFL player's relatives settle ValuJet crash suit

Additional business news

Companies in a pinch for skilled workers

AT&T reaches deal with unions

Justice sues to stop Murdoch-Primestar merger

Postal Service gets penny increase

Executives to speak at university

Red Cross interviewing victims

Trustees to vote on plans

Georgia lottery drawings held

Suspect loose in stabbing

Red Cross celebrates with Mrs. Dole

It was a good day for some fishing

Doing some studying with man's best friend

Ackerman leaves Fort Gordon

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up

Looking at bubbles; ignoring the music

Modern recruits' fitness tested

Endangered whales produce few calves

Dental care will continue

Officials work on emergency management plan

Budget cutting advised

Department plans hiring, new programs

Taking a walk with curious kids

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

Politicians tell history of Georgia

General in line for second star

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

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Neighbors aid in cleanup

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

Tobacco sales to minors rise slightly

Additional area news

Property lacks protection

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

Students sue over suspension

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

Taking a gander at art in school

Collections make decorating easy

Rescue wing recognized

Proposed bus price raise announced

City must fill position of comptroller

Judge rules suspect in death insane

Reforms limit time in foster care

Four boys charged with attempted rape

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company

Force to combat accidents

Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

School hospital looks to boost profits

Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Exams fail to make the grade

Plan would bill owners for cleanup

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Additional area news

Trustee pursues park poll

University adds post-tenure review

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

Affidavit: Gravel probe protecting ex-supervisor

Dalai Lama visits Carter Center

Judge blocks onion certification program

Trial begins for auto killing

Police officers shifting to Camaros

Program asks boat skippers to remain sober

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Notes `successful' school district 051298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Great rescue efforts 051298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

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Major Leagues roundup: Schmidt leads Pirates over Rockies

Korda stuck in clay at Italian Open

Jackets no-hit for 7 in RiverDogs' rout

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Lions hold off Raiders

Baseball roundup: McGwire goes long in win

Bird named coach of the year

Jones runs year's fastest 100

Jazz look to bump Spurs

Johnson: Area full of talent

Clemson to hold regional

Braves crush Reds, 8-1

Inflatable racers in River Race Augusta

Baseball notes: Zack attacked in Cincinnati

Braves notebook: Cox willing to accept home runs

Sampras gets over first-round jinx

Braves notebook: Cox willing to accept home runs

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

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

Former Red Sox manager slowly rebuilding his life

Braves keep homering to victory

Another high schooler declares for NBA

Golfers battle for tourney slots

Shaquille O'Neal has brought the Sonics to near extinction

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

South Aiken plays host to Byrnes in soccer

Yanks on pace to break mark

Both ends of Atlanta's pro spectrum

Regis practices with U.S. national team

Overtime: Eagle Club to hear coach

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

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

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

Reality bites: Hornets on brink against Bulls

After crash, Lopez ready

Major leaguers to play 7 games in Japan

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?

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

Baseball notes: Brewers will honor Aaron, Sutton in June

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

Gold medalists deal with fame

Lizzie Borden papers stay sealed

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

'Deep Impact' makes box office wave

Mashed to the max, cheese and potato winners

Small portions

Who is that masked ethicist?

Senior calendar

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

Recognizing partner's needs takes work

Stars prepare to shine at Cannes

Love, honesty are cheaper than Viagra

Making role models get real

Beyond hot and humid

Rosie looks for ways to stay fresh

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

Isaac Hayes' Chef cooks up 'South Park'

Back from the brink

Director Spike Lee takes love of sport to screen

'Whisperer', 'Bullworth' opening soon

Xtreme style

Playing it straight now can help avoid problems

Space dust may have led to climate change

Scientists track physical origin of fear

New software lets kids build safari

El Nino's winter brings summer snakes to California

Windows 98: To upgrade or not?

University searches for suspects in Web postings

Website offers peek into Cannes

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

Dispute heats up over space snowball theory

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

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

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

California high court allows DNA

Sierra offers drivers ed for C: drive

The Uplink

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet

Government: Gene technology must be proven