Growth damaged by Asia

Lucent, unions agree on new labor pact

Chick-fil-A founder tells of his business experience

Additional business news

Record sales of homes hit

Augusta Exchange to get another eatery

Construction spending up for fifth month

Black workers sue Goodyear

Japan's Nikko to join operations with Travelers

Business briefs

Why did Aiken score with Excel?

Fare wars heating up in Europe

Financial Ladder

AP buys Worldwide Television News agency

Food Lion case against ABC heads to appeals court

Big K plans still on, Kmart officials say

Aiken named new Excel locale

Sprint to offer all telecommunications services via one line

Call and service industry booming

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

Monsanto sold in $33 billion deal

Clinton to be on guest list for international business conference

Excel representatives spread the word

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

CNN placing bet on newsmagazines with high-profile partners

Merger in drugs signed

Additional area news

Approval expected for budget

Murder suspects lose attorneys

Recreation area stirs debate

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

Greeneway, Streetscape top council's priorities

Council race attracts little competition

Gubernatorial candidates exchange ethics charges

1999 budget adopted by commission

Residents trying to keep their cool

A soccer game, but just for fun

Group endorses hopefuls

Local and area briefs

Flying high

Inglis leads opponents in fund-raising

GBI seeks information on cemetery vandals

Gun concerns prompt pupils to avoid school

Car dealer pleads guilty to 21 felonies

Davis gave America good work

Sprinkler fun

Ex-suspect seeks ruling in advance

Cooling off in fountain of youth

Union ratifies contract Teamsters

State Senate negotiators to drop college aid plan

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

Senator awaits judge's ruling on bounced check

Center's contract to renew

Committee nearing pact on school bill

Man, 23, pleads guilty to murdering his father

Commissioners approve plan for hotel

Local projects may get more federal money

Criticizes cartoon on south Augusta 060298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lesson learned in Aiken 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Salutes Rebel president on birthday 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

OK recycle plan 060298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sees irony in health care strategies 060298 - The Augusta Chronicle

S.C. nightmare 060298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says God is way to stop the violence 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Favors incumbent in Aiken Co. Dist. 5 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Protect prayer 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Newt's grenades 060298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes choice in Aiken Co. Dist. 2 race 060298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Resents depiction of south Augusta 060298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares Regency only sensible option 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Braves draft pitcher with 52nd pick

Primo Nebiolo rips `disgrace' of Atlanta Olympics

No more Nomo for Dodgers

Edsall brings new approach to Tech defense

Real Quiet leaves an assuring message

Pirates pick Miller in draft

Martinez blanks Brewers

Nerve-wracking draft day for Miller

Harbaugh takes over; Testaverde waived

Soccer league ban reflects debate over winning and losing

Fatigue factor could hamper Chicago's play

Huisman taken in 14th round by Anaheim

Hingis clobbers Williams at French Open

Bulldogs sign Pack's Tim Fries

Boll Weevils jump on Jackets early

Phillies to make first pick

Panthers release Skrepenak in cost-cutting move

Bulls' spirit could be edge

Backache sidelines the Tiger

Overtime: Augustan wins her second straight title

Hingis-Williams rivalry building

Another Elway season

Like old days for Braves

Staying afloat

Mizrahi has designs on Hollywood

Drug may be contribute to panic attacks

Do it yourself art

Small bites: News and notes from the world of food

Changes can shift marriage's balance

Crocodile hunter tackles his quarry with fearlessness

Killer bees tear through Southwest

Fashion's top names eye Hollywood

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

EpiPen recall forces many to get backup

Diet and exercise can help reduce rate of bone loss

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

Senior calendar

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Xtreme Body Image Survey

Bulls' Dennis Rodman talks about hoops and his life

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Wheels and deals

Xtreme body image survey

Xtreme advice

Mir computer working again

Lights in sky entertain Pacific Northwest

Scientists use gene-engineering to extend fruit flies' lives

Discovery soars on NASA's last voyage to Mir

Floating junk

Researchers test biological weapon in war against fire ants

Professor proves Dismal Swamp shrew lives elsewhere

Local health departments ill-prepared for biological, chemical threats

FDA approves urine-only HIV test

Volvo radiator to reduce ozone pollution

Nicotine's effects on babies called serious

FBI director to meet with high-tech leaders over encryption

NASA may give captured satellite second chance

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

76-year-old Glenn in training

Epson's Stylus Photo 700 makes sharp and clear prints

Glenn in space

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