Business briefs

Nike denies patent infringement

Consumers save with switch to generic

Senate passes bill to fight phone slamming

`Seinfeld' finale advertisers paid record prices


Record summer travel expected

Lettuce, tobacco costs up

Restaurant group selling Quincy's steakhouses

Time Warner touts financial turnaround

MCI agrees to $240,000 slamming settlement

Business briefs

Man boats up coast in search of investor

Panel approves bankruptcy revisions bill

Stores opt to build anew

Bids made for Simon & Schuster publishing house

Bill ready for vote

Man tries ATM heist with tool

Community tornado cleanup Saturday

Richmond County ITBS scores, 8th grade reading and math

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Students who protested sue to overturn suspension

Suspect release refused

Health cost called high

Former jailer sentenced for cocaine trafficking

SRS weighs waste system alternatives

Police capture suspect

Council votes to study ambulance zones

GOP convention delegates to vote in straw poll

Helping Dad

Hospital expansion could bring in up to 100 jobs

Running for dollars

Housing authority rewards scholars

Senate changes records bill

'Seinfeld' fans bid show adieu

Local professionals head to Romania

Hard at play

Test score on rise in county schools

Richmond County ITBS scores, 5th grade reading and math

Local and area briefs

Safety lesson


SRS limited releases, say researchers

Area teacher tops in state

Freaknik too lewd, crude for Atlanta?

Too young to remember

Company passes on buying SRS

GBI short on employees

Slain officer may be honored

Candidate seeking opponent's removal

Heroes honored

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Contract accepted on superintendent

Restaurant closed for drug investigation

Successes didn't hear the experts

Commission may split discretionary fund

Summer flowers

Victims share their stories of abuse at rally

Schools making changes

Six hopefuls to attend state's GOP straw poll

New Postal ripoff 051498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suspects criticism of Regency site 051498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises teen dramaclub for `Grease' 051498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants library project scaled back 051598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports Superior Court candidate 051598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says guns kill in both North and South 051598 - The Augusta Chronicle

SRS mind-boggler 051498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Apology for a lie 051598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Viagra paradox 051498 - The Augusta Chronicle

CIA asleep on job 051598 - The Augusta Chronicle

`Mr. B' No. 1 in Ga. 051598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Asks drivers to use turn signals 051498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jaguars 10 shots off lead

Holyfield: `Akinwande will change'

Area athletes numerous in state track

By any name, these boats will be fast

Coronado's Quest: talented but temperamental

Wolfpack faces test vs. Dalton

Johnson key figure for 'Pack

Phillies to pick first in amateur draft

Duke blanks Tech 4-0 in ACC tourney

South Aiken golfers are on a roll

No homers, but Braves get win over Cards

Price shuts down Swansea in relief to lead Batesburg

Does NASCAR need an all-star race?

Guerrero struggling for speed

John Paul Jr. hopes history repeats itself

Norman recovery on schedule; Indy 500 drive unlikely

Tech tops Clemson 10-6

Braves tie major league mark

Foreman, Holmes to fight 'for old times sake'

Jackets put end to Braves' win streak

Byron Nelson lords over his tournament

ASU riding high into regional tournament

Thomson angler leading Hartwell Lake tournament

Overtime: Albert may make return with Heat

Friend's 63 takes lead at Byron Nelson

Sporting world was vehicle for 'Seinfeld'

Chang aces Sampras

Dreams become reality for Wheeler's daughter

Swedes and Finns advance to gold medal final

ARC standouts sign with schools

Gamecocks out after losing to Louisiana St.

Swedes, Finns close to all-Scandanavian final

Alcott off to slow start in latest bid for Fame

More gold for Barnwell's Hay

Pacers knock out Knicks

SportsCenter' turns 20,000

Stadium mugging spurs more security

Taking a ride on the wild side

Consistent Sorenstam seeks first win of year

Athletes from area in meet

RU-486 embarking on new era

`Horse Whisperer' makes no bold statements

What the nurse ordered

Forget Hollywood: Cannes prefers dark, brooding films

Tomato varities easy to grow at home

Local events put different spins on Mayfest activities

Group: Couch kids less healthy as adults

'Roar of Love' production puts artistic twist on C.S. Lewis' story

Eddie Rabbitt lived the American dream

Augusta museums to come together for special day

Country artists will heat up Augusta

'Markham' performances are wickedly delightful

Geraniums are a garden mainstay

Gardening calendar

Bra maker finds her creations uplifting

Seafood Palace is eating fit for a king

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

Applause calendar

Health capsules

Video watch

Wet spring could mean increase in lawn fungus for homeowners

Club calendar

Mom, daughter fight against rare disease

Wildflowers nodding in the breeze

Health and fitness calendar

New dinosaur specimen gives clues about continental drift

Scientists study genes linked to aging, cancer

Satellite rounds moon in rescue effort

Dramatic talks avert Microsoft antitrust showdown

Proposal would facilitate using mobile satellite phones overseas

Reno trades computer for pencil and paper

Microsoft's concessions consistent with past behaviors

Senate OKs Internet copyright protections

Computer technology to increase

Milan puts new twist on computer furniture

Educators challenges science-test ratings

Justice, states could sue Microsoft

Windows 98 delay could send computer makers scrambling

Government practices spin control on asteroid disaster

Tech market growing

Microsoft delays shipping Windows 98

Studies: Serotonin has big role in cocaine addiction

Nasal-spray flu vaccine looks promising