AP buys Worldwide Television News agency

Black workers sue Goodyear

Record sales of homes hit

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

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

Nonstops to Japan initiated

Augusta Exchange to get another eatery

Boeing to phase out MD-11

County seeking a buyer

AT&T managers jump at early retirement offer

Big K plans still on, Kmart officials say

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

Clinton to be on guest list for international business conference

Museum project under way

Sprint to offer all telecommunications services via one line

Business briefs

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

Fare wars heating up in Europe

Pacemakers

CNN placing bet on newsmagazines with high-profile partners

Greeneway, Streetscape top council's priorities

Local and area briefs

Gubernatorial candidates exchange ethics charges

Federal grand jury investigates senator

Memorials recall accidents

Budget cuts anger residents

Ex-suspect seeks ruling in advance

Local projects may get more federal money

1999 budget adopted by commission

GBI seeks information on cemetery vandals

Davis gave America good work

Local and area briefs

Sprinkler fun

Group endorses hopefuls

Legislature OKs school evaluations

School bill passes as DUI, FOI hang on

Residents trying to keep their cool

Indigent defense fund runs out of state money

Commissioners approve plan for hotel

Citizens group appeals selection of school site

Oxendine probes storm complaints

Pumps working overtime to meet water demand

Recreation area stirs debate

Library to buy books with windfall

Gun concerns prompt pupils to avoid school

Balancing act

Judge warns Lumpkin lawyers of public costs

Lakeside seniors admit to vandalism

Flying high

Trailers anchors played role

Recycling program's cost disputed

Murder suspects lose attorneys

Salutes Rebel president on birthday 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes `dependable' Aiken candidate 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Declares Regency only sensible option 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Blasts USC athletes' academic record 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Protect prayer 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

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

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

Denies anti-mobile home position 060498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lesson learned in Aiken 060398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Edsall brings new approach to Tech defense

Primo Nebiolo rips `disgrace' of Atlanta Olympics

Shanks shocked to be drafted

Three Spaniards, one weary Pioline in French semis

Longtime Vols broadcaster announces retirement

Braves complete Brewers sweep

France opens her doors for World Cup

Showdown looms between USGA, equipment makers

Guga fined for tossing racket at ump

Jazz top Bulls in OT

Nerve-wracking draft day for Miller

Georgia's Shafer new athletic director at Ole Miss

Braves draft pitcher with 52nd pick

Seven-year stretch: Bulls eye second three-peat

Hingis clobbers Williams at French Open

Seven-year stretch: Bulls eye second three-peat

Irvan driving his way back into spotlight

Panthers release Skrepenak in cost-cutting move

O'Meara, Woods golf's odd couple

Martinez blanks Brewers

Harbaugh takes over; Testaverde waived

Boll Weevils jump on Jackets early

Huisman taken in 14th round by Anaheim

Real Quiet leaves an assuring message

Pirates pick Miller in draft

Fatigue factor could hamper Chicago's play

Soccer league ban reflects debate over winning and losing

Martinez congratulated on win

EpiPen recall forces many to get backup

Study finds dementia in most 100-year-olds

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

Boutique showcases VW collectibles

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

Boutique showcases VW collectibles

Police academy puts seniors on offensive against criminals

Multidrug-resistant TB emerging worldwide

Sara Lee donates its masterpieces to museums

'Weather Involved' keep skies sunny for cable channel

Health calendar

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

Small bites: News and notes from the world of food

Do it yourself art

Crocodile hunter tackles his quarry with fearlessness

Killer bees tear through Southwest

Health briefs

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

El Nino disruptions coming to an end

Air Force general nominated for space command

Destroying asteroids harder than it looks

Dispute heats up over web connections for schools

FDA approves potent hepatitis C drug

NASA may give captured satellite second chance

Skull suggests human features began developing earlier

Floating junk

Bell Atlantic to provide high-speed links to Internet

Volvo radiator to reduce ozone pollution

Discovery hit by TV blackout as it speeds toward Mir

Nicotine's effects on babies called serious

FTC finds little privacy at Web sites

Local health departments ill-prepared for biological, chemical threats

FDA allows large-scale AIDS vaccine trial

Discovery soars on NASA's last voyage to Mir

Intel facing other challenges

Lights in sky entertain Pacific Northwest

FDA approves urine-only HIV test

Glenn in space

Researchers test biological weapon in war against fire ants