Senate passes bill to fight phone slamming

Nike to raise working age at Asian factories

BMW to expand, add jobs

Business briefs

Justice sues to stop Murdoch-Primestar merger

Bill ready for vote

Companies in a pinch for skilled workers

Nike denies patent infringement

CCAIR business thriving

MCI agrees to $240,000 slamming settlement

NFL player's relatives settle ValuJet crash suit

`Seinfeld' finale advertisers paid record prices

Lettuce, tobacco costs up

Man boats up coast in search of investor

Stores opt to build anew

Pacemakers

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Schools making changes

Additional area news

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Area teacher tops in state

Trustee pursues park poll

Collections make decorating easy

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Taking a gander at art in school

Company passes on buying SRS

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company

Rose-hunting

Politicians tell history of Georgia

Judge rules suspect in death insane

Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

Budget cutting advised

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up

Exams fail to make the grade

Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Freaknik too lewd, crude for Atlanta?

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

Slain officer may be honored

Local and area briefs

Students who protested sue to overturn suspension

Restaurant closed for drug investigation

Council votes to study ambulance zones

School hospital looks to boost profits

Four boys charged with attempted rape

Force to combat accidents

Proposed bus price raise announced

Health cost called high

Red Cross interviewing victims

Candidate seeking opponent's removal

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

Running for dollars

Students sue over suspension

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

Dental care will continue

Man tries ATM heist with tool

General in line for second star

Too young to remember

Helping Dad

Senate changes records bill

SRS limited releases, say researchers

GBI short on employees

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Lurching to the Right 051398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Jackets put end to Braves' win streak

Sporting world was vehicle for 'Seinfeld'

Sampras gets over first-round jinx

ARC standouts sign with schools

Dreams become reality for Wheeler's daughter

Swedes, Finns close to all-Scandanavian final

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

Duke blanks Tech 4-0 in ACC tourney

Golfers battle for tourney slots

Johnson key figure for 'Pack

Yanks on pace to break mark

Pacers knock out Knicks

Norman recovery on schedule; Indy 500 drive unlikely

Byron Nelson lords over his tournament

Overtime: Albert may make return with Heat

Holyfield: `Akinwande will change'

Regis practices with U.S. national team

Baseball roundup: McGwire goes long in win

Baseball notes: Zack attacked in Cincinnati

Jones runs year's fastest 100

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

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

Consistent Sorenstam seeks first win of year

Gold medalists deal with fame

South Aiken golfers are on a roll

Guerrero struggling for speed

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

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

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

Torch is lit for Games in Augusta

Phillies to pick first in amateur draft

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

Price shuts down Swansea in relief to lead Batesburg

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

Foreman, Holmes to fight 'for old times sake'

Johnson: Area full of talent

Braves tie major league mark

After crash, Lopez ready

ASU riding high into regional tournament

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

Braves keep homering to victory

Stars prepare to shine at Cannes

Group: Couch kids less healthy as adults

Mom, daughter fight against rare disease

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

What the nurse ordered

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

Making role models get real

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

Bra maker finds her creations uplifting

Health capsules

'Seinfeld': The last TV series to bring us together?

Mashed to the max, cheese and potato winners

Small portions

Who is that masked ethicist?

RU-486 embarking on new era

Health and fitness calendar

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

Government: Gene technology must be proven

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton

Computer technology to increase

California high court allows DNA

Microsoft delays shipping Windows 98

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

Government practices spin control on asteroid disaster

Website offers peek into Cannes

Justice, states could sue Microsoft

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet

Milan puts new twist on computer furniture

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

Studies: Serotonin has big role in cocaine addiction

Scientists study genes linked to aging, cancer

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

Nasal-spray flu vaccine looks promising

Satellite rounds moon in rescue effort