Greenspan signals higher interest rates

Wal-Mart to test food-drug store

Augusta increases 'best places' rank

Year of Tiger becomes Year of Recession for Asia

Wall Street executive gives $1 million for free Viagra

Murdoch sharing control of TV Guide with TCI

Foreign investment in U.S. down

American consumers are on a spending spree

Pacemakers: Medical professionals on the move

Chamber head faces new duties

Builder files suit against state

Site impresses developers

FCC to allow cable box buys

House considers bill to limit overtime for salespeople

Second GM strike could bring nationwide shutdown

Business briefs

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

Looming walkout could halt GM production

GDP stats may confirm Japan's recession fears

Government to settle sexual harassment lawsuit with Mitsubishi

J.C. Penney's wins case against county

House moving to slow tide of personal bankruptcies

Business briefs

Baptists vote down pastor's revision

Panel to study school board's decision

Developers to tour county

Census takers collect stories with statistics

Group plans to use bonds to buy homes

Ex-Augusta woman guilty of tax evasion

Students who fail test don't get break

Graduation test creates woe

Candidate needs to get tough

Spears leading race for funds

Man, woman charged in double homicide

Book tells of bright side of PTL

Player overcomes injury to become mentor

Augusta Canal gets a partner

Local and area briefs

Graduation a great feat for two

Groups push autonomy

Shop around

War hero's name flags area drivers

Melon man

Brown seeks suit dismissal

Returned goods

Fiery threads

Millner not sharing stage

Safety training

Landfill fix gets July deadline

$170 million in campus projects added to list

Postcard collection mounting

Westinghouse announcement near

Local and area briefs

Woman continues her love of spinning, rabbit wool

Fleeing may have saved victim's life

Lawyers may help deputies

Chamber project manager ends job

Richmond County GOP won't support candidate

Congress is ready for education bill

Two area schools happy over national study

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Hits `Uncle Bob,' Jerry Brigham 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants more police presence in area 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Sick flags over Orlando 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites examples of unsafe Highway 278 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Warns recycling program can be costly 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites another championship S.C. school 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

The NRA's Moses 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Primary potpourri 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Backs experience in Columbia Co. race 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges return of prayer to classrooms 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Plugs Columbia County candidate 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Drag 'em to death 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Muses about traffic, Georgia and Jane 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supporter lauded for stand 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Carlos Moya latest upset victim at Weber Open

Capitals' Bellows has whirlwind day

Bettman on Olympics: Let's wait and see

Move expected in Earnhardt camp

Wholers still vital player for Braves

Cox drawn to country as getaway

Braves notebook

Infamous city plays odd host

Bolton takes spotlight at Butler youth camp

Older players lukewarm about current state of tennis

USC to ban creatine for athletes

17-year-old makes mark in NASCAR

What color would you like, Mr. Malone?

Graf wins first match of comeback

School's out for students, but just starting for fish

Sting romp over Mystics in opener

Rodman has his role as a Bull down to science

Irvan returns to scene of tragedy and triumph

Woman takes club to court

Jackets short-circuited

Hill visits basketball camp

Can Braves win with this bullpen?

Red Sox rough up Braves

Jackets win, but still search for offense

Harper rolling along

Daytona suites getting a bit too expensive

World Cup opens to sounds of bagpipes and samba

What you really really want ...

Gambro recalls dialysis machines

Garden calendar

World Band will be bringing reggae and jazz to Riverwalk

Health calendar

Concert connection

`Six Days' pirates old movies

Day lilies will adorn Augusta Mall at show

Getting more than their share

Some summer fun does comes cheap

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

Things will move quickly on d-Day

Appeals court reverses libel decision in Time magazine case

Applause calendar

`Saturday Night Live' paying tribute to Hartman

High temperatures wreak havoc on summer gardens

Comedian says his humor runs in the family

Club calendar

Photographer gets organically intense with her subjects

Disney Channel gains edge on children's programming

Smaller fountains make splash

Woman's risk turns into dream

Volunteers embrace national hug holiday

Ramblin' Rhodes: Griffith played it straight as sheriff of Mayberry

Health capsules

Widow Brown's is crackin' on annual lobster fest

Some patients prefer hypnosis to anesthesia

Study: Childhood epilepsy may lead to adult social problems

Public interest group slams olestra

Figs will flourish under care

Fans follow World Cup online

Astronomers spot object that might be brightest known

Thomas given advice by former Mir astronauts

What killed Alexander the Great? Maybe typhoid fever

Digital preview

Suits focus on Intel, Microsoft business relationships

Digital votes to sell to Compaq

No compromise in sight after top-level meeting on encryption

Internet groups uneasy about management alliance

Astronauts spot Mir 276 miles away

Astronomers find new class of starlike objects

New hand prosthesis offers users finger control

Study: Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

Administration stresses need to deal with cyber-terrorism

Rocket launch creates illusion that worries skywatchers

Hominid brain may have been smaller than once believed

Gingrich calls for better teaching for science 'explosion'

Doomsday Clock moved five minutes closer to midnight

Air Force tests first laser for intercepting missiles in mid-air

Mother to give birth on the Internet

City council sides with boys in meteorite fight

FCC chairman wants Internet subsidies reduced

Scientists build crash-free computer