Greenspan: Merger wave not threat to economy

Business traveler targeted by hotels

Employers strive to turn passive workers into 'climbers'

U.S. intervenes in currency markets

Tyson officials accused of seeking Espy influence

GM executive says strikes are hurting

Course targets schemes

House votes to dump income tax

Inflation at worse level in 17 months

Computer competition up

EU members squabble over costs to countries

Strike hits GM where it hurts

Georgia-based company paying refunds

McDonald's announces layoffs

Expense for sewer dropping

Fake disaster prepares emergency officials

Storms take out power

Hollings denounces plan to end support program

Black colleges seeking money for renovations

Local and area briefs

Ready to swim

Storms take out power

Lawmakers happy with session

Canal authority to lose big chunk of revenues

Family-centered care pushed

Richland jail works to initiate changes

Upstate's growers optimistic

Bearings cause problems for city pump

Hungarian delegates arrive in Augusta

Riptides kill, say officials

Criticism of general confirmed

Hospital president taking on new role

Tape shows guards hog-tying inmate

Staying cool at summer camp

Professor saving endangered turtles

Additional area news

Bill provides funds for tritium studies

State refuses to pay for welfare helpline calls

Collision over interstate kills local woman

Bonds project snagged

Council recognizes art museum director

Savannah River Site subject of study

Going to waste

Aiken County's lease plan questioned

House guarantees tuition aid

Lawsuit claiming collusion

Executives oppose deepening harbor

Church to consider homosexual stance

Problems at area weigh stations called typical

Fires threaten Georgia town

Prosecutor: Driver may get 30 years

Centers' van use debated

Scores divide incumbents

Aiken puts up lights downtown

Chess night attracts residents to coffeehouse

Mr. Robert Stone

Mr. Eulie Drake

Mrs. Vallie Jackson

Mr. Charles T. Maddox

Mrs. Doris Garrett

Mr. Leon Greenway

Mr. Robert Cleckley Jr.

Mr. Robert Culbreath

Mr. William Glass

Mrs. Iris Holton

Mrs. Alice Bresnahan

Mr. Enon Lamb Jr.

Mr. Phil Palmer

Brandi Matney

Mrs. Yvonne Simpson

Mr. Lewis Crafton

Mr. Herbert Reynolds

Mrs. Barbara Muller

Mr. Lonnie R. Hickey

Mr. Bernard Houck

Mrs. Mattie James

Mr. George McKenzie

Mrs. Annie Wilson

Miss Louise Saxara

Mrs. Cora Connor

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

Orlando joins Tampa in bid for 2012 Olympics

NFL notes: Poole misses camp, to be fined

Jackets set to play Sand Gnats for title

USC to open season Nov. 8 vs. Louisville

Bowman does it his way, wins again

Els limps into Open, Martin rolls in and Tiger stands

Brazil first World Cup team to advance

Shotmaking key at Open

Westphal taking post in Seattle

S.C. State athletic department under fiscal gun

Overtime: Bontekoe gets named interim coach at ASU

Braves shut out Marlins

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

Healthy Tolbert ready for '98

Braves notes: Cox came close to quitting baseball

Martin journey just beginning

Look for the veteran Watson come Sunday

Nothing comes easy for Lehman

Taylor plays with Swedish trio

Maddux makes win look easy

NFL vet to share success with youth

Seminoles QB hurt when chemical mixture explodes

Smoltz set for Saturday start

Joyner-Kersee, Devers, Slaney given OK

Short bites: News and notes from the world of food

Health and fitness calendar

Transplant battle called far from over

Fowl medicine

Pet mediator soothes barking, hissing waters

Top films labeled 'ground-breakers'

Pacesetters: Lab gets accreditation

The sources for the vibe in soul music started small

Years of work pay off in diamond mine

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

Beanie Mania

New Ruler is a Measure of One Teacher's Dream

Researchers groping to find missing energy

Politicians slow to embrace Web

Hospitals to report all deaths to organ procurers

Satellite returns from second trip around the moon

Biotech companies developing sci-fi vaccines to ease immunization

Universe balances, despite missing energy

The Web week ahead

Campaigners going high-tech

'2001' space travel may be near

Dell in talks with Microsoft about custom-designing computers

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

FBI files on the Internet

Report: America Online rejects takeover offer from AT&T

Company touts composite utility pole as the future

Space once an 'ether or' proposition

Mom gives birth over the Internet

Advisers again endorse olestra

Keeping up the Hughes'

Tests could personalize drugs

Drug company sues FDA over dietary supplement regulations