Wal-Mart to test food-drug store

Augusta increases 'best places' rank

Marina chain buys Tradewinds, plans work

Business briefs

Market nods approval of strike

Looming walkout could halt GM production

J.C. Penney's wins case against county

Foreign investment in U.S. down

Pacemakers: Medical professionals on the move

Government to settle sexual harassment lawsuit with Mitsubishi

GDP stats may confirm Japan's recession fears

House moving to slow tide of personal bankruptcies

New homes help economy

Builder files suit against state

FCC to allow cable box buys

Help-wanted ads, consumer spending send newspaper ad revenues up

Wall Street endorses hard line on GM strike

Wall Street executive gives $1 million for free Viagra

Women making headway again in pay

Greenspan signals higher interest rates

Panel recommends dollar coin inspired by Sacajawea

Congress is ready for education bill

Local and area briefs

Voters give Tindal another four years

College presidents seek construction money

Sharpe wins eighth term in 86th

Snakes of summer mostly harmless

Cargill electrocuted for shooting couple

Georgia students' debt rising faster than national average

Deputies may appear before grand jury

Project films elders telling their stories

Teacher shortage foreseen

Candidate needs to get tough

U.S. Rep. Bob Inglis, R-S.C., a candidate for the U.S. Senate, has his ballot in hand as he holds his daughter, Andrews, 3 1/2, after voting in the South Carolina primary at New Liberty Baptist Church Tuesday, June 9, 1998, near Travelers Rest, S C. Asso

Brown seeks suit dismissal

6th district primary renominates Clyburn

Panel to study school board's decision

Additional area news

Richmond County GOP won't support candidate

Corpse discovered in backyard grave

Two area schools happy over national study

James Brown Computer Literacy Center opens

Baptists vote down pastor's revision

Councilman ousted in primary

Westinghouse announcement near

Coverdell's amendment on drugs clears Senate

Player overcomes injury to become mentor

Teen-age killer seeks reversal

$170 million in campus projects added to list

County says no on raises until study

Students who fail test don't get break

Skeptics question tag-tax plan

Group plans to use bonds to buy homes

Teachers may be fired over alleged cheating

Safety training

High school vandals clean campus

Man, woman charged in double homicide

Inglis to challenge Hollings for senator

Fiery threads

Few S.C. voters turn out

War hero's name flags area drivers

Watching squirrels defended

Lawyers may help deputies

Company plans to open private prison hospital

Developers to tour county

Groups push autonomy

S.C. voters give support for lottery

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Move expected in Earnhardt camp

Fleming holds down Jackets

Picking apart the pick-and-roll

Woman takes club to court

Braves notes: Martinez honored before big game

Hill visits basketball camp

Red Sox spoil party for El Presidente

Graf wins first match of comeback

Baseball roundup: 'El Duque' pitches four-hitter

Agassi, Courier named to U.S. Davis Cup quarterfinals team

Augusta State making strides; Tuell signs 3

World Cup opens to sounds of bagpipes and samba

Harper rolling along

Jackets win, but still search for offense

Rodman back at practice

Bettman on Olympics: Let's wait and see

Last go-round for Jordan and Pippen? Maybe, maybe not

Braves notebook

Overtime: Green fired as driver

New bowl alliance improves Sugar Bowl chances for SEC team

Daytona suites getting a bit too expensive

Hunter: Rumors of Darlington's demise overblown

Taylor makes field for U.S. Open

Brazil begins defense of World Cup vs. Scotland

National changes 4 holes

Taking a look at U.S. Open

Red Sox rough up Braves

Red Wings triumph over Capitals

Wholers still vital player for Braves

Turner says no to L.A.

17-year-old makes mark in NASCAR

Area fans excited about World Cup

Older players lukewarm about current state of tennis

Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

Hampton Court Palace highlights Henry VIII's kitchens

Health calendar

What you really really want ...

Researchers recover propeller from Civil War Monitor

Gambro recalls dialysis machines

Public interest group slams olestra

Will CBS clone `60 Minutes' over objections of its correspondents?

Health capsules

Volunteers embrace national hug holiday

Better technology may create more savings at store

Secret ingredient shaves fat, calories from cake

Tudor gingerbread offers a glimpse into royal kitchens

Appeals court reverses libel decision in Time magazine case

A slice of whimsy

Woman's risk turns into dream

Some patients prefer hypnosis to anesthesia

Study: Childhood epilepsy may lead to adult social problems

Digital preview

What killed Alexander the Great? Maybe typhoid fever

No compromise in sight after top-level meeting on encryption

Judge sets limits on witnesses in Microsoft trial

Fans follow World Cup online

City council sides with boys in meteorite fight

Administration stresses need to deal with cyber-terrorism

Boy finds meteorite

FTC moves against computer chip maker

Digital cable set at Jones

New hand prosthesis offers users finger control

FDA confirms salmonella found in unopened boxes of cereal

Rocket launch creates illusion that worries skywatchers

Discovery hit by more antenna trouble

Astronomers find new class of starlike objects

No luck yet in search for extraterrestrial signals

Study: Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

Twins wed twins after Internet courtship

Astronomers spot object that might be brightest known

Suits focus on Intel, Microsoft business relationships

Internet groups uneasy about management alliance

Astronauts spot Mir 276 miles away

Students come up with computer program for company