Murdoch sharing control of TV Guide with TCI

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

Augusta increases 'best places' rank

Year of Tiger becomes Year of Recession for Asia

FCC to allow cable box buys

Business briefs

American consumers are on a spending spree

Chamber head faces new duties

Pacemakers: Medical professionals on the move

House considers bill to limit overtime for salespeople

Wall Street executive gives $1 million for free Viagra

Business briefs

Greenspan signals higher interest rates

Foreign investment in U.S. down

Second GM strike could bring nationwide shutdown

Government to settle sexual harassment lawsuit with Mitsubishi

Site impresses developers

House moving to slow tide of personal bankruptcies

J.C. Penney's wins case against county

Wal-Mart to test food-drug store

GDP stats may confirm Japan's recession fears

Builder files suit against state

Looming walkout could halt GM production

Player overcomes injury to become mentor

Congress is ready for education bill

Lawyers may help deputies

Chamber project manager ends job

Safety training

Book tells of bright side of PTL

Candidate needs to get tough

Spears leading race for funds

Fiery threads

Woman continues her love of spinning, rabbit wool

Panel to study school board's decision

Shop around

Students who fail test don't get break

Census takers collect stories with statistics

Baptists vote down pastor's revision

Melon man

Developers to tour county

Graduation test creates woe

War hero's name flags area drivers

Returned goods

Brown seeks suit dismissal

Millner not sharing stage

Local and area briefs

Landfill fix gets July deadline

Man, woman charged in double homicide

Postcard collection mounting

Group plans to use bonds to buy homes

Local and area briefs

$170 million in campus projects added to list

Fleeing may have saved victim's life

Westinghouse announcement near

Augusta Canal gets a partner

Two area schools happy over national study

Ex-Augusta woman guilty of tax evasion

Richmond County GOP won't support candidate

Groups push autonomy

Graduation a great feat for two

Calls Congress `Slick Willie clones' 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Plugs Columbia County candidate 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Urges return of prayer to classrooms 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Primary potpourri 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supporter lauded for stand 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Sick flags over Orlando 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Drag 'em to death 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites examples of unsafe Highway 278 061198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Warns recycling program can be costly 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

The NRA's Moses 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants more police presence in area 061298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Braves notebook

Woman takes club to court

Jackets win, but still search for offense

Wholers still vital player for Braves

Older players lukewarm about current state of tennis

Capitals' Bellows has whirlwind day

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

Harper rolling along

Graf wins first match of comeback

Irvan returns to scene of tragedy and triumph

Sting romp over Mystics in opener

Bolton takes spotlight at Butler youth camp

17-year-old makes mark in NASCAR

Infamous city plays odd host

World Cup opens to sounds of bagpipes and samba

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

Can Braves win with this bullpen?

What color would you like, Mr. Malone?

Move expected in Earnhardt camp

USC to ban creatine for athletes

Hill visits basketball camp

Jackets short-circuited

Cox drawn to country as getaway

Carlos Moya latest upset victim at Weber Open

Rodman has his role as a Bull down to science

Red Sox rough up Braves

Daytona suites getting a bit too expensive

Bettman on Olympics: Let's wait and see

Public interest group slams olestra

Gambro recalls dialysis machines

`Saturday Night Live' paying tribute to Hartman

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

Health calendar

Widow Brown's is crackin' on annual lobster fest

Figs will flourish under care

Applause calendar

Comedian says his humor runs in the family

Things will move quickly on d-Day

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

Some summer fun does comes cheap

World Band will be bringing reggae and jazz to Riverwalk

Concert connection

What you really really want ...

Getting more than their share

Club calendar

Smaller fountains make splash

`Six Days' pirates old movies

High temperatures wreak havoc on summer gardens

Day lilies will adorn Augusta Mall at show

Disney Channel gains edge on children's programming

Volunteers embrace national hug holiday

Appeals court reverses libel decision in Time magazine case

Garden calendar

Woman's risk turns into dream

Photographer gets organically intense with her subjects

Some patients prefer hypnosis to anesthesia

Study: Childhood epilepsy may lead to adult social problems

Health capsules

Administration stresses need to deal with cyber-terrorism

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

Doomsday Clock moved five minutes closer to midnight

Internet groups uneasy about management alliance

Digital preview

What killed Alexander the Great? Maybe typhoid fever

Hominid brain may have been smaller than once believed

City council sides with boys in meteorite fight

Scientists build crash-free computer

Astronomers spot object that might be brightest known

FCC chairman wants Internet subsidies reduced

Suits focus on Intel, Microsoft business relationships

Study: Drastically lowering blood pressure cuts heart attack risk

No compromise in sight after top-level meeting on encryption

Digital votes to sell to Compaq

Astronauts spot Mir 276 miles away

Gingrich calls for better teaching for science 'explosion'

Astronomers find new class of starlike objects

Mother to give birth on the Internet

New hand prosthesis offers users finger control

Thomas given advice by former Mir astronauts

Fans follow World Cup online

Rocket launch creates illusion that worries skywatchers