Additional business news

Construction spending up for fifth month

Lucent, unions agree on new labor pact

Black workers sue Goodyear

Sprint to offer all telecommunications services via one line

AP buys Worldwide Television News agency

Food Lion case against ABC heads to appeals court

Big K plans still on, Kmart officials say

Chick-fil-A founder tells of his business experience

Augusta Exchange to get another eatery

Why did Aiken score with Excel?

Clinton to be on guest list for international business conference

ColumbiaHCA to sell one-third of homecare biz for $34 million

Most baby boomers don't plan to take it easy in retirement

Growth damaged by Asia

CNN placing bet on newsmagazines with high-profile partners

Excel representatives spread the word

Record sales of homes hit

Aiken named new Excel locale

Call and service industry booming

Japan's Nikko to join operations with Travelers

Financial Ladder

Monsanto sold in $33 billion deal

Merger in drugs signed

Business briefs

Fare wars heating up in Europe

Committee nearing pact on school bill

$1.7 million must be sliced from council's 1999 budget

Local and area briefs

Greeneway, Streetscape top council's priorities

Recreation area stirs debate

Gubernatorial candidates exchange ethics charges

Additional area news

Residents trying to keep their cool

Center's contract to renew

Group endorses hopefuls

Gun concerns prompt pupils to avoid school

Flying high

A soccer game, but just for fun

GBI seeks information on cemetery vandals

Man, 23, pleads guilty to murdering his father

Local projects may get more federal money

Approval expected for budget

Sprinkler fun

Car dealer pleads guilty to 21 felonies

Davis gave America good work

Council race attracts little competition

1999 budget adopted by commission

Commissioners approve plan for hotel

Ex-suspect seeks ruling in advance

Murder suspects lose attorneys

Cooling off in fountain of youth

Inglis leads opponents in fund-raising

State Senate negotiators to drop college aid plan

Columbus 17-year-old to present research at diabetes convention

Senator awaits judge's ruling on bounced check

Union ratifies contract Teamsters

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Nerve-wracking draft day for Miller

Panthers release Skrepenak in cost-cutting move

Backache sidelines the Tiger

Phillies to make first pick

Another Elway season

Hingis-Williams rivalry building

Bulldogs sign Pack's Tim Fries

Bulls' spirit could be edge

Martinez blanks Brewers

Hingis clobbers Williams at French Open

Harbaugh takes over; Testaverde waived

Huisman taken in 14th round by Anaheim

Overtime: Augustan wins her second straight title

Braves draft pitcher with 52nd pick

Soccer league ban reflects debate over winning and losing

Edsall brings new approach to Tech defense

No more Nomo for Dodgers

Primo Nebiolo rips `disgrace' of Atlanta Olympics

Like old days for Braves

Fatigue factor could hamper Chicago's play

Boll Weevils jump on Jackets early

Real Quiet leaves an assuring message

Pirates pick Miller in draft

Staying afloat

Mizrahi has designs on Hollywood

EpiPen recall forces many to get backup

Small bites: News and notes from the world of food

Fashion's top names eye Hollywood

Drug may be contribute to panic attacks

Diet and exercise can help reduce rate of bone loss

Senior calendar

Do it yourself art

Changes can shift marriage's balance

Killer bees tear through Southwest

Crunchy, spicy cookies have sweet taste of yesteryear but are light in fat

Crocodile hunter tackles his quarry with fearlessness

The supermarket shopper: Year's worst offer had 98 reasons to win the award

Xtreme body image survey

Bulls' Dennis Rodman talks about hoops and his life

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Wheels and deals

Xtreme calendar

The big screen

Local health departments ill-prepared for biological, chemical threats

Researchers test biological weapon in war against fire ants

NASA's Discovery to hook up with Mir for last time

High-end CD sound for less than $300

Lights in sky entertain Pacific Northwest

NASA may give captured satellite second chance

FDA approves urine-only HIV test

Glenn in space

Professor proves Dismal Swamp shrew lives elsewhere

Floating junk

Discovery soars on NASA's last voyage to Mir

Volvo radiator to reduce ozone pollution

FBI director to meet with high-tech leaders over encryption

Nicotine's effects on babies called serious

Scientists use gene-engineering to extend fruit flies' lives

76-year-old Glenn in training

Mir computer working again

Epson's Stylus Photo 700 makes sharp and clear prints