Inflation at worse level in 17 months

EU members squabble over costs to countries

Business traveler targeted by hotels

U.S. intervenes in currency markets

Tyson officials accused of seeking Espy influence

GM executive says strikes are hurting

Georgia-based company paying refunds

House votes to dump income tax

Course targets schemes

Computer competition up

Employers strive to turn passive workers into 'climbers'

Strike hits GM where it hurts

McDonald's announces layoffs

Greenspan: Merger wave not threat to economy

Executives oppose deepening harbor

Tape shows guards hog-tying inmate

Ready to swim

Hollings denounces plan to end support program

Council recognizes art museum director

Local and area briefs

Black colleges seeking money for renovations

Storms take out power

Staying cool at summer camp

Canal authority to lose big chunk of revenues

Bill provides funds for tritium studies

Richland jail works to initiate changes

Chess night attracts residents to coffeehouse

Additional area news

House guarantees tuition aid

State refuses to pay for welfare helpline calls

Storms take out power

Bonds project snagged

Hospital president taking on new role

Aiken County's lease plan questioned

Savannah River Site subject of study

Lawsuit claiming collusion

Fake disaster prepares emergency officials

Church to consider homosexual stance

Family-centered care pushed

Bearings cause problems for city pump

Going to waste

Fires threaten Georgia town

Hungarian delegates arrive in Augusta

Centers' van use debated

Expense for sewer dropping

Aiken puts up lights downtown

Upstate's growers optimistic

Lawmakers happy with session

Prosecutor: Driver may get 30 years

Professor saving endangered turtles

Criticism of general confirmed

Collision over interstate kills local woman

Problems at area weigh stations called typical

Riptides kill, say officials

Scores divide incumbents

Mr. Bernard Houck

Mr. Robert Cleckley Jr.

Mr. Robert Stone

Mr. Eulie Drake

Mr. Phil Palmer

Mrs. Mattie James

Brandi Matney

Mrs. Iris Holton

Mr. Lonnie R. Hickey

Mrs. Alice Bresnahan

Mr. William Glass

Mr. Robert Culbreath

Mr. George McKenzie

Mrs. Annie Wilson

Mr. Lewis Crafton

Mr. Charles T. Maddox

Mr. Enon Lamb Jr.

Mr. Leon Greenway

Mr. Herbert Reynolds

Mrs. Cora Connor

Mrs. Yvonne Simpson

Mrs. Doris Garrett

Mrs. Barbara Muller

Mrs. Vallie Jackson

Miss Louise Saxara

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Braves shut out Marlins

Westphal taking post in Seattle

Look for the veteran Watson come Sunday

Overtime: Bontekoe gets named interim coach at ASU

S.C. State athletic department under fiscal gun

A day of firsts, none of them pretty, at World Cup

Els limps into Open, Martin rolls in and Tiger stands

Braves notes: Cox came close to quitting baseball

Shotmaking key at Open

Brazil first World Cup team to advance

Smoltz set for Saturday start

Healthy Tolbert ready for '98

USC to open season Nov. 8 vs. Louisville

Jackets set to play Sand Gnats for title

Bulls party one more -- one last? -- time

Bowman does it his way, wins again

Martin journey just beginning

Maddux makes win look easy

NFL notes: Poole misses camp, to be fined

Joyner-Kersee, Devers, Slaney given OK

Nothing comes easy for Lehman

NFL vet to share success with youth

Orlando joins Tampa in bid for 2012 Olympics

Seminoles QB hurt when chemical mixture explodes

Taylor plays with Swedish trio

Top films labeled 'ground-breakers'

Health and fitness calendar

Pet mediator soothes barking, hissing waters

How about a scoop of tuna? Spinach, chili, spaghetti?

Fowl medicine

Beanie Mania

The sources for the vibe in soul music started small

Short bites: News and notes from the world of food

Years of work pay off in diamond mine

Pacesetters: Lab gets accreditation

Transplant battle called far from over

New Ruler is a Measure of One Teacher's Dream

Tests could personalize drugs

Report: America Online rejects takeover offer from AT&T

Universe balances, despite missing energy

Satellite returns from second trip around the moon

Space once an 'ether or' proposition

Campaigners going high-tech

Researchers groping to find missing energy

Scientists figure out 3-D shape of AIDS 'key'

The Web week ahead

Company touts composite utility pole as the future

Politicians slow to embrace Web

Mom gives birth over the Internet

Advisers again endorse olestra

Keeping up the Hughes'

Biotech companies developing sci-fi vaccines to ease immunization

FBI files on the Internet

'2001' space travel may be near

Drug company sues FDA over dietary supplement regulations

Hospitals to report all deaths to organ procurers

Dell in talks with Microsoft about custom-designing computers