Bids made for Simon & Schuster publishing house

MCI agrees to $240,000 slamming settlement

Bill ready for vote

Record summer travel expected

Man boats up coast in search of investor

Consumers save with switch to generic

Business briefs

Restaurant group selling Quincy's steakhouses

Nike denies patent infringement

Time Warner touts financial turnaround

`Seinfeld' finale advertisers paid record prices

Lettuce, tobacco costs up

Stores opt to build anew

Pacemakers

Business briefs

Senate passes bill to fight phone slamming

Panel approves bankruptcy revisions bill

Too young to remember

Victims share their stories of abuse at rally

Restaurant closed for drug investigation

Council votes to study ambulance zones

Company passes on buying SRS

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Candidate seeking opponent's removal

Safety lesson

Test score on rise in county schools

Commission may split discretionary fund

Six hopefuls to attend state's GOP straw poll

Georgia Lottery drawings held

Schools making changes

Suspect release refused

GBI short on employees

Former jailer sentenced for cocaine trafficking

SRS limited releases, say researchers

Police capture suspect

SRS weighs waste system alternatives

GOP convention delegates to vote in straw poll

Community tornado cleanup Saturday

Heroes honored

Local and area briefs

Students who protested sue to overturn suspension

Slain officer may be honored

Area teacher tops in state

Freaknik too lewd, crude for Atlanta?

'Seinfeld' fans bid show adieu

Helping Dad

Hard at play

Man tries ATM heist with tool

Contract accepted on superintendent

Running for dollars

Successes didn't hear the experts

Health cost called high

Richmond County ITBS scores, 5th grade reading and math

Senate changes records bill

Summer flowers

Rose-hunting

Local professionals head to Romania

Hospital expansion could bring in up to 100 jobs

Housing authority rewards scholars

Richmond County ITBS scores, 8th grade reading and math

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Coronado's Quest: talented but temperamental

Pacers knock out Knicks

Athletes from area in meet

By any name, these boats will be fast

Stadium mugging spurs more security

More gold for Barnwell's Hay

Jaguars 10 shots off lead

SportsCenter' turns 20,000

Duke blanks Tech 4-0 in ACC tourney

Wolfpack faces test vs. Dalton

Holyfield: `Akinwande will change'

John Paul Jr. hopes history repeats itself

No homers, but Braves get win over Cards

Consistent Sorenstam seeks first win of year

Does NASCAR need an all-star race?

Phillies to pick first in amateur draft

Area athletes numerous in state track

South Aiken golfers are on a roll

Swedes, Finns close to all-Scandanavian final

Price shuts down Swansea in relief to lead Batesburg

Johnson key figure for 'Pack

Guerrero struggling for speed

Byron Nelson lords over his tournament

Foreman, Holmes to fight 'for old times sake'

Tech tops Clemson 10-6

Norman recovery on schedule; Indy 500 drive unlikely

Thomson angler leading Hartwell Lake tournament

Braves tie major league mark

Friend's 63 takes lead at Byron Nelson

Jackets put end to Braves' win streak

Chang aces Sampras

ASU riding high into regional tournament

Swedes and Finns advance to gold medal final

Overtime: Albert may make return with Heat

Gamecocks out after losing to Louisiana St.

Sporting world was vehicle for 'Seinfeld'

Taking a ride on the wild side

Dreams become reality for Wheeler's daughter

ARC standouts sign with schools

Alcott off to slow start in latest bid for Fame

Video watch

What the nurse ordered

Mom, daughter fight against rare disease

Wildflowers nodding in the breeze

Eddie Rabbitt lived the American dream

Forget Hollywood: Cannes prefers dark, brooding films

`Horse Whisperer' makes no bold statements

Local events put different spins on Mayfest activities

Health and fitness calendar

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

Geraniums are a garden mainstay

Augusta museums to come together for special day

Wet spring could mean increase in lawn fungus for homeowners

'Markham' performances are wickedly delightful

Club calendar

Country artists will heat up Augusta

RU-486 embarking on new era

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?

Tomato varities easy to grow at home

Health capsules

Applause calendar

Group: Couch kids less healthy as adults

New dinosaur specimen gives clues about continental drift

Proposal would facilitate using mobile satellite phones overseas

Scientists study genes linked to aging, cancer

Studies: Serotonin has big role in cocaine addiction

Reno trades computer for pencil and paper

Milan puts new twist on computer furniture

Dramatic talks avert Microsoft antitrust showdown

Justice, states could sue Microsoft

Educators challenges science-test ratings

Government practices spin control on asteroid disaster

Windows 98 delay could send computer makers scrambling

Microsoft delays shipping Windows 98

Microsoft's concessions consistent with past behaviors

Nasal-spray flu vaccine looks promising

Tech market growing

Satellite rounds moon in rescue effort

Senate OKs Internet copyright protections

Computer technology to increase