Nike denies patent infringement

BMW to expand, add jobs

Stores opt to build anew

Nike to raise working age at Asian factories

NFL player's relatives settle ValuJet crash suit

Lettuce, tobacco costs up

Man boats up coast in search of investor


Companies in a pinch for skilled workers

Senate passes bill to fight phone slamming

CCAIR business thriving

Bill ready for vote

Justice sues to stop Murdoch-Primestar merger

MCI agrees to $240,000 slamming settlement

`Seinfeld' finale advertisers paid record prices

Business briefs

Savannah man sentenced to life in double slaying

Politicians tell history of Georgia

Additional area news

Trying to catch some fish at bridge

GBI short on employees

Proposed bus price raise announced

Judge rules suspect in death insane

Force to combat accidents

Some victims don't qualify for FEMA help

Taking a gander at art in school

Local and area briefs

Spokesman: Westinghouse to remain U.S. company


Water tower cleaned by liquid blast

School hospital looks to boost profits

Things go swimmingly during pool clean up

Red Cross interviewing victims

Steps of Ebony dances weekly to inspire others

Lawyer: Newspaper won't name sources

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

Disaster sales pitch made companies pitch products, services

Restaurant closed for drug investigation

Budget cutting advised

Senate changes records bill

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Health cost called high

Schools making changes

Candidate seeking opponent's removal

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Trustee pursues park poll

Exams fail to make the grade

Religious use of mounds in Georgia debated

Four boys charged with attempted rape

Too young to remember

Collections make decorating easy

Helping Dad

Unlicensed care weighed by candidate

Freaknik too lewd, crude for Atlanta?

Students sue over suspension

Council votes to study ambulance zones

Dental care will continue

Slain officer may be honored

General in line for second star

Area teacher tops in state

Students who protested sue to overturn suspension

Running for dollars

Man tries ATM heist with tool

Company passes on buying SRS

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Foreman, Holmes to fight 'for old times sake'

Baseball roundup: McGwire goes long in win

Gold medalists deal with fame

Byron Nelson lords over his tournament

Woods returns to Byron Nelson to much less fanfare

Pacers knock out Knicks

Overtime: Albert may make return with Heat

Duke blanks Tech 4-0 in ACC tourney

Lakers wrap up series; top 'Sonics 110-95

ARC standouts sign with schools

NBA notes: Bird is NBA coach of the year

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

South Aiken golfers are on a roll

Torch is lit for Games in Augusta

Jackets put end to Braves' win streak

Ga. Tech wants trademark battle heard in Atlanta

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

Johnson: Area full of talent

Guerrero struggling for speed

After crash, Lopez ready

Overtime: Kuchar ACC's top rookie

South Aiken romps 7-2 in state soccer

Swedes, Finns close to all-Scandanavian final

Regis practices with U.S. national team

Malone helps Jazz eliminate Spurs

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

Johnson key figure for 'Pack

ASU riding high into regional tournament

Braves tie major league mark

Braves keep homering to victory

Sporting world was vehicle for 'Seinfeld'

Yanks on pace to break mark

Dreams become reality for Wheeler's daughter

Phillies to pick first in amateur draft

Macon beats Jackets, extends win streak

Holyfield: `Akinwande will change'

SEC Tournament is small version of the World Series

Jones runs year's fastest 100

Bra maker finds her creations uplifting

RU-486 embarking on new era

Steak, mushrooms mean a meal in minutes

Who is that masked ethicist?

Mashed to the max, cheese and potato winners

Group: Couch kids less healthy as adults

Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

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

Soft-shell crabs make a quick, easy meal

What the nurse ordered

Mom, daughter fight against rare disease

Stars prepare to shine at Cannes

Health and fitness calendar

Making role models get real

Small portions

Health capsules

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

Website offers peek into Cannes

Studies: Serotonin has big role in cocaine addiction

Satellite rounds moon in rescue effort

Yeltsin fields questions on Internet

Nasal-spray flu vaccine looks promising

Milan puts new twist on computer furniture

Government practices spin control on asteroid disaster

Sun wants Microsoft to alter Windows 98

Justice, states could sue Microsoft

Government: Gene technology must be proven

States urge others to join fight against Microsoft

Suppliers using technology to court Chinese military

Scientists study genes linked to aging, cancer

Computer technology to increase

Microsoft delays shipping Windows 98

California high court allows DNA

Eighth-grader accused of threatening Clinton