Record sales of homes hit

Augusta Exchange to get another eatery

Sprint to offer all telecommunications services via one line

Fare wars heating up in Europe

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

Black workers sue Goodyear

Business briefs


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

AT&T managers jump at early retirement offer

Clinton to be on guest list for international business conference

Nonstops to Japan initiated

CNN placing bet on newsmagazines with high-profile partners

Ford, Honda, Toyota score best in survey of new vehicle quality

Museum project under way

Boeing to phase out MD-11

AP buys Worldwide Television News agency

Appeals court gives NYC go-ahead to force strip clubs to move

Big K plans still on, Kmart officials say

County seeking a buyer

Local and area briefs

Murder suspects lose attorneys

Gubernatorial candidates exchange ethics charges

Recycling program's cost disputed

Recreation area stirs debate

Budget cuts anger residents

Group endorses hopefuls

Judge warns Lumpkin lawyers of public costs

Commissioners approve plan for hotel

Sprinkler fun

Oxendine probes storm complaints

Local projects may get more federal money

School bill passes as DUI, FOI hang on

Citizens group appeals selection of school site

Flying high

Pumps working overtime to meet water demand

Residents trying to keep their cool

Library to buy books with windfall

Greeneway, Streetscape top council's priorities

Balancing act

Gun concerns prompt pupils to avoid school

Lakeside seniors admit to vandalism

Davis gave America good work

Ex-suspect seeks ruling in advance

Local and area briefs

Federal grand jury investigates senator

1999 budget adopted by commission

Legislature OKs school evaluations

GBI seeks information on cemetery vandals

Memorials recall accidents

Indigent defense fund runs out of state money

Trailers anchors played role

Lesson learned in Aiken 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares Regency only sensible option 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks support of good recycling plan 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Blasts USC athletes' academic record 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Salutes Rebel president on birthday 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes `true conservative' in S.C. race 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Protect prayer 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Condon wins for S.C. 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Likes `dependable' Aiken candidate 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Denies anti-mobile home position 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jazz top Bulls in OT

Nerve-wracking draft day for Miller

Real Quiet leaves an assuring message

France opens her doors for World Cup

Longtime Vols broadcaster announces retirement

Guga fined for tossing racket at ump

Harbaugh takes over; Testaverde waived

Showdown looms between USGA, equipment makers

Primo Nebiolo rips `disgrace' of Atlanta Olympics

Seven-year stretch: Bulls eye second three-peat

Braves draft pitcher with 52nd pick

Braves complete Brewers sweep

O'Meara, Woods golf's odd couple

Martinez congratulated on win

Three Spaniards, one weary Pioline in French semis

Hingis clobbers Williams at French Open

Panthers release Skrepenak in cost-cutting move

Martinez blanks Brewers

Fatigue factor could hamper Chicago's play

Boll Weevils jump on Jackets early

Soccer league ban reflects debate over winning and losing

Huisman taken in 14th round by Anaheim

Pirates pick Miller in draft

Seven-year stretch: Bulls eye second three-peat

Edsall brings new approach to Tech defense

Irvan driving his way back into spotlight

Shanks shocked to be drafted

Georgia's Shafer new athletic director at Ole Miss

Health calendar

'Weather Involved' keep skies sunny for cable channel

Health briefs

Killer bees tear through Southwest

Boutique showcases VW collectibles

Small bites: News and notes from the world of food

Multidrug-resistant TB emerging worldwide

EpiPen recall forces many to get backup

Sara Lee donates its masterpieces to museums

Crocodile hunter tackles his quarry with fearlessness

Parkinson's disease results from deterioration of brain's nerve cells

Police academy puts seniors on offensive against criminals

Boutique showcases VW collectibles

Study finds dementia in most 100-year-olds

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

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

Do it yourself art

Class pride: 60 years later, no divorces, jailbirds, politicians

Glenn in space

Researchers test biological weapon in war against fire ants

El Nino disruptions coming to an end

FDA approves potent hepatitis C drug

Floating junk

Discovery hit by TV blackout as it speeds toward Mir

Local health departments ill-prepared for biological, chemical threats

Air Force general nominated for space command

Lights in sky entertain Pacific Northwest

Skull suggests human features began developing earlier

Nicotine's effects on babies called serious

Dispute heats up over web connections for schools

NASA may give captured satellite second chance

Destroying asteroids harder than it looks

Discovery soars on NASA's last voyage to Mir

Intel facing other challenges

Volvo radiator to reduce ozone pollution

FDA allows large-scale AIDS vaccine trial

FDA approves urine-only HIV test

FTC finds little privacy at Web sites

Bell Atlantic to provide high-speed links to Internet