New homes help economy

J.C. Penney's wins case against county

Wal-Mart to test food-drug store

Foreign investment in U.S. down

Wall Street endorses hard line on GM strike

Looming walkout could halt GM production

Panel recommends dollar coin inspired by Sacajawea

Business briefs

Augusta increases 'best places' rank

Builder files suit against state

GDP stats may confirm Japan's recession fears

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

Market nods approval of strike

Wall Street executive gives $1 million for free Viagra

Marina chain buys Tradewinds, plans work

FCC to allow cable box buys

Women making headway again in pay

Greenspan signals higher interest rates

House moving to slow tide of personal bankruptcies

Pacemakers: Medical professionals on the move

Government to settle sexual harassment lawsuit with Mitsubishi

Teachers may be fired over alleged cheating

Groups push autonomy

Company plans to open private prison hospital

High school vandals clean campus

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

College presidents seek construction money

Inglis to challenge Hollings for senator

Snakes of summer mostly harmless

Corpse discovered in backyard grave

Georgia students' debt rising faster than national average

Teacher shortage foreseen

Project films elders telling their stories

Skeptics question tag-tax plan

Candidate needs to get tough

S.C. voters give support for lottery

Brown seeks suit dismissal

Few S.C. voters turn out

Panel to study school board's decision

Coverdell's amendment on drugs clears Senate

Richmond County GOP won't support candidate

Developers to tour county

Two area schools happy over national study

Congress is ready for education bill

War hero's name flags area drivers

Teen-age killer seeks reversal

Westinghouse announcement near

County says no on raises until study

Player overcomes injury to become mentor

6th district primary renominates Clyburn

$170 million in campus projects added to list

Cargill electrocuted for shooting couple

Students who fail test don't get break

Additional area news

Group plans to use bonds to buy homes

Voters give Tindal another four years

Safety training

James Brown Computer Literacy Center opens

Man, woman charged in double homicide

Deputies may appear before grand jury

Fiery threads

Watching squirrels defended

Sharpe wins eighth term in 86th

Councilman ousted in primary

Lawyers may help deputies

Baptists vote down pastor's revision

Local and area briefs

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Wholers still vital player for Braves

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

Taking a look at U.S. Open

Woman takes club to court

Overtime: Green fired as driver

Hill visits basketball camp

New bowl alliance improves Sugar Bowl chances for SEC team

Graf wins first match of comeback

Area fans excited about World Cup

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

National changes 4 holes

World Cup opens to sounds of bagpipes and samba

Braves notes: Martinez honored before big game

Move expected in Earnhardt camp

Taylor makes field for U.S. Open

Older players lukewarm about current state of tennis

Brazil begins defense of World Cup vs. Scotland

Bettman on Olympics: Let's wait and see

Red Wings triumph over Capitals

Hunter: Rumors of Darlington's demise overblown

Rodman back at practice

Turner says no to L.A.

Augusta State making strides; Tuell signs 3

Red Sox spoil party for El Presidente

Picking apart the pick-and-roll

Red Sox rough up Braves

Baseball roundup: 'El Duque' pitches four-hitter

Daytona suites getting a bit too expensive

Harper rolling along

17-year-old makes mark in NASCAR

Braves notebook

Fleming holds down Jackets

Jackets win, but still search for offense

Some patients prefer hypnosis to anesthesia

Researchers recover propeller from Civil War Monitor

Hampton Court Palace highlights Henry VIII's kitchens

Study: Childhood epilepsy may lead to adult social problems

Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

Public interest group slams olestra

Appeals court reverses libel decision in Time magazine case

What you really really want ...

Better technology may create more savings at store

Gambro recalls dialysis machines

Tudor gingerbread offers a glimpse into royal kitchens

Health calendar

A slice of whimsy

Health capsules

Secret ingredient shaves fat, calories from cake

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

Volunteers embrace national hug holiday

Woman's risk turns into dream

Study: Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

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

Astronomers find new class of starlike objects

Students come up with computer program for company

Digital cable set at Jones

Boy finds meteorite

Administration stresses need to deal with cyber-terrorism

FDA confirms salmonella found in unopened boxes of cereal

New hand prosthesis offers users finger control

Discovery hit by more antenna trouble

Digital preview

No luck yet in search for extraterrestrial signals

Rocket launch creates illusion that worries skywatchers

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

FTC moves against computer chip maker

Astronauts spot Mir 276 miles away