Bill ready for vote

Companies in a pinch for skilled workers

`Seinfeld' finale advertisers paid record prices

Stores opt to build anew

NFL player's relatives settle ValuJet crash suit

BMW to expand, add jobs

MCI agrees to $240,000 slamming settlement

CCAIR business thriving

Man boats up coast in search of investor

Justice sues to stop Murdoch-Primestar merger

Nike to raise working age at Asian factories


Lettuce, tobacco costs up

Senate passes bill to fight phone slamming

Nike denies patent infringement

Business briefs

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

Slain officer may be honored

Council votes to study ambulance zones

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Proposed bus price raise announced

Trustee pursues park poll

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Taking a gander at art in school

Four boys charged with attempted rape

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company

Red Cross interviewing victims

Politicians tell history of Georgia

Students sue over suspension

Budget cutting advised

Students who protested sue to overturn suspension

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

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

Local and area briefs

Exams fail to make the grade

Restaurant closed for drug investigation

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

Senate changes records bill

Judge rules suspect in death insane

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Collections make decorating easy

Health cost called high

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

School hospital looks to boost profits

Additional area news

Force to combat accidents

Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

GBI short on employees

Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Man tries ATM heist with tool


Too young to remember

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Helping Dad

Dental care will continue

Schools making changes

General in line for second star

Freaknik too lewd, crude for Atlanta?

Company passes on buying SRS

Candidate seeking opponent's removal

Running for dollars

Area teacher tops in state

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Jackets put end to Braves' win streak

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

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

Byron Nelson lords over his tournament

Phillies to pick first in amateur draft

Johnson key figure for 'Pack

Braves keep homering to victory

Duke blanks Tech 4-0 in ACC tourney

Regis practices with U.S. national team

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

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

Torch is lit for Games in Augusta

Foreman, Holmes to fight 'for old times sake'

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

Sporting world was vehicle for 'Seinfeld'

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

Braves tie major league mark

After crash, Lopez ready

South Aiken golfers are on a roll

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

Baseball roundup: McGwire goes long in win

Sampras gets over first-round jinx

Consistent Sorenstam seeks first win of year

Baseball notes: Zack attacked in Cincinnati

Price shuts down Swansea in relief to lead Batesburg

Golfers battle for tourney slots

Norman recovery on schedule; Indy 500 drive unlikely

Swedes, Finns close to all-Scandanavian final

Overtime: Albert may make return with Heat

ARC standouts sign with schools

Dreams become reality for Wheeler's daughter

Holyfield: `Akinwande will change'

Yanks on pace to break mark

Pacers knock out Knicks

Jones runs year's fastest 100

ASU riding high into regional tournament

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

Johnson: Area full of talent

Guerrero struggling for speed

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

Gold medalists deal with fame

Stars prepare to shine at Cannes

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

Mom, daughter fight against rare disease

Health capsules

Mashed to the max, cheese and potato winners

Health and fitness calendar

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

What the nurse ordered

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

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

Small portions

Group: Couch kids less healthy as adults

Who is that masked ethicist?

Bra maker finds her creations uplifting

RU-486 embarking on new era

Making role models get real

Government practices spin control on asteroid disaster

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

Government: Gene technology must be proven

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

Milan puts new twist on computer furniture

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

Scientists study genes linked to aging, cancer

California high court allows DNA

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton

Satellite rounds moon in rescue effort

Studies: Serotonin has big role in cocaine addiction

Computer technology to increase

Nasal-spray flu vaccine looks promising

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet

Justice, states could sue Microsoft

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

Microsoft delays shipping Windows 98

Website offers peek into Cannes