Banks said to be hooking credit customers while pushing tough bill

GM, UAW leaders differ on whether strike can be settled

Power competition could raise prices say consumer groups

Progress reported in GM strike talks

Apartment giant to buy Merry Land

Business briefs

Credit card borrowing down, but spending still strong

Cuban minister says economy on track despite sugar woes, U.S. embargo

Deal to boost value of stock

Mixed retail sales in June

Bankruptcy menaces Japan businesses

Gulp! Government may be looking for you!

Motorola finds bigger is not always better, looks to reorganize

States' Blue Crosses to merge

Inflation bonds introduced

Merger will not close Chem-Nuclear

Dow Corning agrees to pay $3.2 billion to settle breast implant claims

Weak ruble raises fears

Labor protest in Puerto Rico trails off into picketing

Russia seeks new loans

Additional business news

Local and area briefs

Farmers losing crops to Georgia droughts

New management gets final approval

Water line repairs continue

Officials reinstate water ban

Additional area news

Officials reinstate water ban

Waste transfer ending

Birdhouses fit for feathered royalty

Pilot survives parachute crash

Areas get new water rules

More schools OK'd for merit-pay bonuses

Report offers some hope for engineering schools

Merger will not close Chem-Nuclear

Fun in the park

Clinton gives effort a push

Landfill still open despite low revenue

Pipe key to easing ban

Money coming for locks

Rezoning vote gets postponed

Education board fills vacancies

A welcome sight

Georgia regents approve recruiting plan

Asbestos warning offered

Parties prepare for labor commissioner primaries

State trooper retiring after 40 years of service

Garbage left in building

Augusta isn't only hot place

Area's humane societies divided

County has too many voters

Thirsty tree

Farmers facing drought

Augusta ranks hottest

Low primary turnout foreseen

Cellular phone bill charge goes to improvements on 911

Trustees' letters explain test failure

Aiken County jail probe continues

Drug agents could see cut in funding

Party opposes building plans on jail, annex

Dispute shuts down auto race track

Team seeks silicon alternatives

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Rahal looks for replacement as 'last ride' nears end

Selig elected commissioner

Knowledge helps broadcasters

'Stixx bats whip Jackets

Croats feel they let victory slip away

France slips into World Cup final

Organizers: World Cup security a success despite violence

RedStixx slow down Jackets

Nicklaus shoots 67 to steal the show

Mize balances parenting with profession

Soccer with flair in the World Cup final

DeBerg ready to compete with rookies

Prep hoops: Peach Jam champs lose trio

Braves bash Marlins

Braves notes: Cox set to punish tardiness

Struggling Todd Bodine loses ride at ISM Racing

Baseball roundup: Yankees beat Devil Rays

Furniss named player of week

Overtime: Five names are on list for Bulls' job

Braves let loose in cage

Nike Peach Jam schedules play-in games for Saturday

Wohlers remains in Richmond

It's McGwire-mania these days

Wohlers remains in Richmond

Tyson must apply personally

King is a cool courtroom veteran

Past, present hoops stars to meet July 18

AL, Coors big winners in Denver

Fishing report: Fishing's not so hot on lake

Rios and Becker reach quarterfinals

Augustans are 1 back in State Am

Post 26 gets ugly win over St. George

Burton ready to defend title at Loudon

Concert connection

Retirement communities raising vitality

Horse listener breaks with tradition

Hits keep flying for Raven

Movie mini-reviews

Horse listener breaks with tradition

Retirement communities raising vitality

TV violence is a cause for concern

Pacesetters

Day trips provide lots of family fun

Club calendar

Bands' new releases offer little listening pleasure

Spider Monkey gets the audience swinging

Mites devastate honeybees

On the cutting edge

Savannah film project adds veterans, newcomers to cast

Health calendar

Castor bean plant good for barrier use

Agents looking for plants for summer heat study

This Chicken loves the stage

New AIDS treatment focusing on immune restoration

Sagebrush has taste of West in heart of South

Gardening calendar

The city's myrtles

After shaking up The New Yorker, Tina Brown resigns

Yahoo beats Wall Street expectations

Scientists affirm inheritance of Jewish priesthood designation

NIH advised to listen more to ordinary people

Mir astronaut still feeling the aches and pains of returning to Earth

Start of next Mir mission postponed for 10 days

FCC aims to cut Internet congestion

Warmer water killing marine life

Failing weather satellite to be replaced

Study: AIDS drug found useful in hepatitis B

Not enough evidence about tamoxifen

Quiet please

Ex-doctor fights MS with Web

Jobs unveils Apple's strategy, new iMac at MacWorld Expo

'Virtual' computer community can be funny

Hard road ahead before TV reaches digital future

Hard road ahead before TV reaches digital future