Some bizarre tales of Beanie Babies

Breast cancer research lifting stocks

NBC's plan for affiliates sign of the times

AT&T extends long distance offers to Baby Bells

New $20 looks different, spends the same

Business briefs

New owner to sell shops

Airline records expected to be broken

Business briefs

Columbia sells five of seven N.C. hospitals

WBBQ cutting news staff

New toll-free prefix called on

Volunteer becomes consultant

Little known about Beanie Baby manufacturing

Authors send warning

Taking a dive

Windows return

Body found in Savannah River

Patriotic preparation

Church aids Ukraine needy

USC Aiken to get nursing facility

Canal cruise

Sunscreens

Judge cuts plaintiff from police lawsuit

University's minority-service officials turn in resignations

Fond farewell

Farmers pleased with talks

Commission slows trailer park growth

Protect sleeping infants

Cancer drug development sparks hope

Energy advancing slowly on issue of external regulation

Committee to promote referendums

Retirees bid area schools last farewell

Convict slips from prison work detail

Utility overbilled Savannah $500,000 a year, audit says

Local and area briefs

Residents oppose local housing plan

Board denies parole in Richey slaying

Weeds in pond possibly contributed to 14-year-old's death

Sheriff requests staffing

Catching air

General holds town meeting

Good Samaritan helps catch thieves

Inmate labor limited

Committee to promote referendums

Local and area briefs

Walker appears for post

A wet race

Arson may be reason for blaze

Appointments cut by commissioners

`Glueballs' hold things together

Bristol-Myers wants lawsuits dismissed

DOE moving slowly on external regulation issue

Gasoline cheap for holiday

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A Jerry Springer prez 052198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Bashes lack of Memorial Day holiday 052198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Likes mall site for government offices 052198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Shanks will graduate from Solomon on time

Wardlaw romps to baseball title

Olie next roadblock for Sabres

Mark McGwire goes Busch racing

A more relaxed Woods is only getting better

Augusta State considering women's soccer

Rankin lies yards ahead of competition

Braves' Millwood dominates Rockies

Overtime: A sports wrap-up

Heartbreak Kid Goodyear back for another Indy shot

Sprewell sues NBA, Warriors over suspension

Greenbrier opponent has picked up pace

Jordan takes Bulls to 2-0 over Pacers

Bowman moves up as Glenn Hills coach

Sand Gnats snap streak

Gassed-up Gordon wins pole

Kite puts crashes, bad luck behind him

GreenJackets drop second game in row

Drew fails in bid to become free agent

Vikings believe Clancy lacks cash to close deal

Wohlers happy with progress

Earnhardt hopes Charlotte leads to recovery

Crashes, injuries the stories of season so far

Tommie Smith: no regrets over '68 protest

Wohlers happy with progress

Madison County set for Greenbrier

Wolfpack to defend state title

A quarter way in, Braves lead the pack

Sabres get game after long layoff

Team pays tribute to late golfer

Boxer sues Holmes for a blinding jab

Diana's estate, memorial fund sue Franklin Mint

One of Hollywood's biggest stars puts family first

Bring sunblock and lots of cash, and dress in black

Red, white and blue cake celebrates patriotic holiday

The supermarket shopper: Campbell missed the mark with its new product

Lighter pineapple upside down cake has plenty of flavor, but a lot less fat

U.S. presidents: Many first born, some hefty, rarely hefty and hairy

Everyone in Myrtle Beach crosses fingers over Memorial Day weekend

Capsules: News and notes from the world of health

Health calendar

Godzilla arrives: What does Hollywood have against New York anyway?

Colorful salad to be featured at Napa auction

Updated fire-and-brimstone campaign targets MTV generation

When talk isn't cheap

Gates may be facing biggest fight of his life

House votes to restrict database pirating

NASA aims for June 2 launch despite leak

Area communications hit by outage

To the moon and back -- and back again

Technology not infallible, but neither are we

MCI may sell off Internet business, sources say

Scramble after satellite outage

Satellite interrupts pager use

Microsoft case not clear-cut

New fighter jet tested in aftermath of complaints over progress

People with chronic diseases often not treated for other conditions

Microsoft not alone: Government investigates Intel

Slow-cranking justice system could make Microsoft lawsuit obsolete

Internet fosters thriving secondary market in Beanie Babies

Bill Gates: The billionaire nerd with a passion for winning

Judge critical of Microsoft assigned to hear two cases

Scramble after satellite outage

New drug stops dangerous clots in combination with blood thinner

Bring sunblock and lots of cash, and dress in black