McDonald's announces layoffs

EU members squabble over costs to countries

Strike hits GM where it hurts

U.S. intervenes in currency markets

Tyson officials accused of seeking Espy influence

GM executive says strikes are hurting

Computer competition up

House votes to dump income tax

Business traveler targeted by hotels

Inflation at worse level in 17 months

Employers strive to turn passive workers into 'climbers'

Georgia-based company paying refunds

Greenspan: Merger wave not threat to economy

Course targets schemes

Hospital president taking on new role

Aiken puts up lights downtown

Storms take out power

Upstate's growers optimistic

Hungarian delegates arrive in Augusta

Council recognizes art museum director

Prosecutor: Driver may get 30 years

Black colleges seeking money for renovations

Fires threaten Georgia town

House guarantees tuition aid

Professor saving endangered turtles

Local and area briefs

Ready to swim

Richland jail works to initiate changes

Canal authority to lose big chunk of revenues

Church to consider homosexual stance

Problems at area weigh stations called typical

Lawmakers happy with session

Bearings cause problems for city pump

Bill provides funds for tritium studies

Centers' van use debated

Family-centered care pushed

Tape shows guards hog-tying inmate

Collision over interstate kills local woman

Fake disaster prepares emergency officials

Riptides kill, say officials

Executives oppose deepening harbor

Staying cool at summer camp

Criticism of general confirmed

Additional area news

Expense for sewer dropping

State refuses to pay for welfare helpline calls

Going to waste

Bonds project snagged

Storms take out power

Savannah River Site subject of study

Chess night attracts residents to coffeehouse

Aiken County's lease plan questioned

Hollings denounces plan to end support program

Lawsuit claiming collusion

Scores divide incumbents

Mr. Robert Cleckley Jr.

Mr. Phil Palmer

Mrs. Vallie Jackson

Mr. Enon Lamb Jr.

Mrs. Mattie James

Mrs. Iris Holton

Mr. Robert Stone

Mrs. Barbara Muller

Mr. William Glass

Mrs. Cora Connor

Mrs. Alice Bresnahan

Mr. Robert Culbreath

Mr. Bernard Houck

Mrs. Annie Wilson

Mr. Herbert Reynolds

Mr. Charles T. Maddox

Mrs. Yvonne Simpson

Mrs. Doris Garrett

Mr. Lonnie R. Hickey

Brandi Matney

Mr. Eulie Drake

Mr. Lewis Crafton

Mr. Leon Greenway

Mr. George McKenzie

Miss Louise Saxara

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Healthy Tolbert ready for '98

NFL vet to share success with youth

Maddux makes win look easy

Overtime: Bontekoe gets named interim coach at ASU

USC to open season Nov. 8 vs. Louisville

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

Martin journey just beginning

Braves notes: Cox came close to quitting baseball

Seminoles QB hurt when chemical mixture explodes

Joyner-Kersee, Devers, Slaney given OK

S.C. State athletic department under fiscal gun

Brazil first World Cup team to advance

Braves shut out Marlins

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

Els limps into Open, Martin rolls in and Tiger stands

Jackets set to play Sand Gnats for title

Look for the veteran Watson come Sunday

Bowman does it his way, wins again

Orlando joins Tampa in bid for 2012 Olympics

Shotmaking key at Open

NFL notes: Poole misses camp, to be fined

Westphal taking post in Seattle

Nothing comes easy for Lehman

Smoltz set for Saturday start

Taylor plays with Swedish trio

The sources for the vibe in soul music started small

Top films labeled 'ground-breakers'

Pet mediator soothes barking, hissing waters

Beanie Mania

Health and fitness calendar

Short bites: News and notes from the world of food

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

Years of work pay off in diamond mine

New Ruler is a Measure of One Teacher's Dream

Transplant battle called far from over

Pacesetters: Lab gets accreditation

Fowl medicine

The Web week ahead

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

Politicians slow to embrace Web

Drug company sues FDA over dietary supplement regulations

Universe balances, despite missing energy

Researchers groping to find missing energy

Keeping up the Hughes'

Campaigners going high-tech

Report: America Online rejects takeover offer from AT&T

Biotech companies developing sci-fi vaccines to ease immunization

Advisers again endorse olestra

Mom gives birth over the Internet

Hospitals to report all deaths to organ procurers

Satellite returns from second trip around the moon

Tests could personalize drugs

Company touts composite utility pole as the future

'2001' space travel may be near

Dell in talks with Microsoft about custom-designing computers

Space once an 'ether or' proposition

FBI files on the Internet