Justice sues to stop Murdoch-Primestar merger

Nike denies patent infringement

NFL player's relatives settle ValuJet crash suit

Lettuce, tobacco costs up

BMW to expand, add jobs

Business briefs

CCAIR business thriving

Bill ready for vote

Senate passes bill to fight phone slamming

MCI agrees to $240,000 slamming settlement

Companies in a pinch for skilled workers

`Seinfeld' finale advertisers paid record prices

Nike to raise working age at Asian factories

Man boats up coast in search of investor

Stores opt to build anew


Red Cross interviewing victims

General in line for second star

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

Exams fail to make the grade

Four boys charged with attempted rape

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Students who protested sue to overturn suspension

Trustee pursues park poll

Additional area news

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

Area teacher tops in state

Freaknik too lewd, crude for Atlanta?

Proposed bus price raise announced

Taking a gander at art in school

Company passes on buying SRS

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Politicians tell history of Georgia

School hospital looks to boost profits

Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Budget cutting advised

Schools making changes

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up


Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Judge rules suspect in death insane

Local and area briefs

Collections make decorating easy

Restaurant closed for drug investigation

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

Senate changes records bill

Slain officer may be honored

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Council votes to study ambulance zones

Health cost called high

Students sue over suspension

Candidate seeking opponent's removal

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

Running for dollars

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

GBI short on employees

Dental care will continue

Man tries ATM heist with tool

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

Too young to remember

Helping Dad

Force to combat accidents

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Yanks on pace to break mark

Consistent Sorenstam seeks first win of year

Price shuts down Swansea in relief to lead Batesburg

Dreams become reality for Wheeler's daughter

Overtime: Albert may make return with Heat

Swedes, Finns close to all-Scandanavian final

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

Duke blanks Tech 4-0 in ACC tourney

Baseball notes: Zack attacked in Cincinnati

Torch is lit for Games in Augusta

Braves tie major league mark

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

Braves keep homering to victory

After crash, Lopez ready

Baseball roundup: McGwire goes long in win

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Phillies to pick first in amateur draft

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

Norman recovery on schedule; Indy 500 drive unlikely

Sampras gets over first-round jinx

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

Golfers battle for tourney slots

Guerrero struggling for speed

Jackets put end to Braves' win streak

ASU riding high into regional tournament

Johnson key figure for 'Pack

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

Pacers knock out Knicks

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

Byron Nelson lords over his tournament

Gold medalists deal with fame

Holyfield: `Akinwande will change'

Jones runs year's fastest 100

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

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

South Aiken golfers are on a roll

Johnson: Area full of talent

Foreman, Holmes to fight 'for old times sake'

ARC standouts sign with schools

Sporting world was vehicle for 'Seinfeld'

Regis practices with U.S. national team

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

Group: Couch kids less healthy as adults

Mom, daughter fight against rare disease

Making role models get real

Mashed to the max, cheese and potato winners

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

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

Health and fitness calendar

What the nurse ordered

Small portions

Stars prepare to shine at Cannes

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

RU-486 embarking on new era

Bra maker finds her creations uplifting

Who is that masked ethicist?

Health capsules

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

Nasal-spray flu vaccine looks promising

California high court allows DNA

Computer technology to increase

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

Satellite rounds moon in rescue effort

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet

Microsoft delays shipping Windows 98

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

Studies: Serotonin has big role in cocaine addiction

Government practices spin control on asteroid disaster

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

Government: Gene technology must be proven

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton

Scientists study genes linked to aging, cancer

Website offers peek into Cannes

Milan puts new twist on computer furniture

Justice, states could sue Microsoft