Market nods approval of strike

Augusta increases 'best places' rank

Women making headway again in pay

Foreign investment in U.S. down

GDP stats may confirm Japan's recession fears

Government to settle sexual harassment lawsuit with Mitsubishi

Marina chain buys Tradewinds, plans work

House moving to slow tide of personal bankruptcies

Pacemakers: Medical professionals on the move

Wal-Mart to test food-drug store

J.C. Penney's wins case against county

Builder files suit against state

Wall Street endorses hard line on GM strike

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

New homes help economy

Wall Street executive gives $1 million for free Viagra

Panel recommends dollar coin inspired by Sacajawea

FCC to allow cable box buys

Looming walkout could halt GM production

Greenspan signals higher interest rates

Business briefs

6th district primary renominates Clyburn

Congress is ready for education bill

James Brown Computer Literacy Center opens

College presidents seek construction money

Teen-age killer seeks reversal

Snakes of summer mostly harmless

Additional area news

Georgia students' debt rising faster than national average

Corpse discovered in backyard grave

Project films elders telling their stories

Coverdell's amendment on drugs clears Senate

Candidate needs to get tough

County says no on raises until study

Brown seeks suit dismissal

Cargill electrocuted for shooting couple

Panel to study school board's decision

Voters give Tindal another four years

Richmond County GOP won't support candidate

Deputies may appear before grand jury

Two area schools happy over national study

Groups push autonomy

Baptists vote down pastor's revision

Local and area briefs

Councilman ousted in primary

Sharpe wins eighth term in 86th

Player overcomes injury to become mentor

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

$170 million in campus projects added to list

Skeptics question tag-tax plan

Students who fail test don't get break

Teachers may be fired over alleged cheating

Group plans to use bonds to buy homes

S.C. voters give support for lottery

Safety training

Inglis to challenge Hollings for senator

Man, woman charged in double homicide

Few S.C. voters turn out

Teacher shortage foreseen

Company plans to open private prison hospital

War hero's name flags area drivers

Watching squirrels defended

Lawyers may help deputies

High school vandals clean campus

Developers to tour county

Westinghouse announcement near

Fiery threads

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Braves notebook

Picking apart the pick-and-roll

Red Sox spoil party for El Presidente

Jackets win, but still search for offense

Red Sox rough up Braves

Move expected in Earnhardt camp

Area fans excited about World Cup

World Cup opens to sounds of bagpipes and samba

Augusta State making strides; Tuell signs 3

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

Baseball roundup: 'El Duque' pitches four-hitter

Graf wins first match of comeback

Daytona suites getting a bit too expensive

Hill visits basketball camp

Wholers still vital player for Braves

Woman takes club to court

Rodman back at practice

Bettman on Olympics: Let's wait and see

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

Fleming holds down Jackets

National changes 4 holes

Taylor makes field for U.S. Open

Overtime: Green fired as driver

New bowl alliance improves Sugar Bowl chances for SEC team

Braves notes: Martinez honored before big game

Hunter: Rumors of Darlington's demise overblown

Harper rolling along

Brazil begins defense of World Cup vs. Scotland

17-year-old makes mark in NASCAR

Taking a look at U.S. Open

Older players lukewarm about current state of tennis

Red Wings triumph over Capitals

Turner says no to L.A.

Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

What you really really want ...

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

Volunteers embrace national hug holiday

Study: Childhood epilepsy may lead to adult social problems

Hampton Court Palace highlights Henry VIII's kitchens

A slice of whimsy

Better technology may create more savings at store

Health capsules

Secret ingredient shaves fat, calories from cake

Public interest group slams olestra

Researchers recover propeller from Civil War Monitor

Some patients prefer hypnosis to anesthesia

Tudor gingerbread offers a glimpse into royal kitchens

Woman's risk turns into dream

Gambro recalls dialysis machines

Health calendar

Appeals court reverses libel decision in Time magazine case

FDA confirms salmonella found in unopened boxes of cereal

Suits focus on Intel, Microsoft business relationships

Digital cable set at Jones

Administration stresses need to deal with cyber-terrorism

No luck yet in search for extraterrestrial signals

Fans follow World Cup online

Students come up with computer program for company

New hand prosthesis offers users finger control

Rocket launch creates illusion that worries skywatchers

Study: Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

Twins wed twins after Internet courtship

Astronauts spot Mir 276 miles away

Discovery hit by more antenna trouble

No compromise in sight after top-level meeting on encryption

Judge sets limits on witnesses in Microsoft trial

Astronomers spot object that might be brightest known

Boy finds meteorite

City council sides with boys in meteorite fight

FTC moves against computer chip maker

What killed Alexander the Great? Maybe typhoid fever

Internet groups uneasy about management alliance

Astronomers find new class of starlike objects

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