Merck drags down drug stocks

Viagra sales taper off

'Healing' margarine headed to U.S.

Clinton signs legislation to overhaul IRS

Judge orders arbitration for GM, UAW

Pay raise, 401(k)s for military advocated

Fed inflation-wary despite slowdown in economy

House Republicans postpone action on IMF funds

Business briefs

Clinton's decision to maintain trade with China upheld

Russia pushes ahead with austerity program

Greenspan: 'there will be a correction'

Flue-cured markets open amid uncertainty

Aiken construction underway

Additional business news

Knology to provide digital service

Judges miss deadline for appeal

Officials opt to change water policy

Thurmond leads in labor commissioner race

Unknowns battle for 10th congressional seat

Greer wins agriculture primary

Boswell takes early lead in Attorney General primary

Former Gingrich aid wins

Schrenko keeps seat in primary

Five overlooked ballots to be counted

One PSC race over, one close

Lawyers headed for runoff

Laws credited with lowering teen traffic deaths

Raise request denied

Judge denies new trial motion

Millner leads in GOP primary

Package creates scare in Aiken

District 2 seat goes to Spears

Center's changes positive

Clinton may veto bill limiting tritium to SRS

Additional area news

Architecture camp

Water main gives supply more relief

Massey bows out of runoff

County high on list of chemical risks

Richmond Co. probate judge runoff in August

Trains to move quicker

Augusta's tax rates unchanged

Laws credited with lowering teen traffic deaths

Wheale, Watkins win in judgeship races

Election wrapup

Coles leading early in Senate primary

Brush fires scorch Aiken Co.

Walking the line

E. coli problems cause death of 2-year-old girl

Report: Pentagon housing plan will save less than expected

Millner runoff possible

Additional area news

PSC shuts down phone companies

Violators of water restrictions could face fine

Ex-inmate suit alleges abuse

Williams returns to legislature

Mrs. Thelma Franks

Mrs. Winnell Fowler

Mr. King Johnson III

Mr. Hugh Thackston

Mr. Ralph Sifre

Mrs. Agnus Campbell

Mr. George Kirkland

Mrs. Jean Hindmarch

Mrs. Angelyn DeLoach

Mr. Isaac Hickson Sr.

Mrs. Joan Harmon

Mrs. Eleanor Mertins

Mr. Frank Trotter

Mr. Howard Deer Sr.

Mr. Michael Moore

Mrs. Marjorie Phinizy

Mrs. Barbara Boyle

Mrs. Edna Griffin

Ms. Gladys Turner

Mrs. Patricia Ange

Mr. Frank Ellis

Mrs. Julia Burns

Mr. Elmer Patrick

Mrs. Mary Bragg

Mrs. Norma McDaniel

Mrs. Gladys Gordon

Mr. Billy Gregory

Ms. Gail Harris

Mr. Herman Gartrell

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Mountain man: Ullrich takes Tour de France lead

Wagner just happy to be back

This could be cinderella year for Wake Forest

Columbia County falls in Dixies

Woods, Cubs outdo Maddux to get victory

NFL notes: Policy steps down as team president

Reeves, Falcons set to improve on 1997

Lazier looks for another big weekend at Charlotte

Braves notes: Jones embarrassed when yanked

Gil Morgan shooting for victory

Griffey hits AL-leading 40th home run

Bull's dynasty coming to end in wrong way

Local NFL official honored

Newsome says farewell to a lost season

Post 26 getting by without star

Tar Heels push Bly for Heisman

Inexperience meaningless for `Noles QB

Condition of Dolphins' Wheeler upgraded

Cleveland grounds crew goes swinging in the rain

NBA and union: Let's talk

NFL notes: Manning's agent gets down to business

Cox's song: Take him out of the ballgame

Floyd: A coach's son hits the big-time

Floyd to coach Chicago Bulls

Nate Newton on the Chopping Block

Braves crush Phillies

A real pro: Rose enjoys first pay day

Overtime: Cranford closes in on lead at junior tourney

Cruise ship smoke obscures industry safety record

It's a boy for actress Jodie Foster

Health calendar

'Private Ryan' reminds family of tragedy

Fox kicking off its fall season in August with two new sitcoms

Perfect dad, ideal doc, Robert Young dies at 91

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Calming a racing heart

Putting a heart saver in hands of novices

Study: Drugs effective in exercise-induced asthma

Children more at risk of being bitten by dog

Intimacy difficult for those suffering depression

National Trust opens Paul McCartney's boyhood home to the public

Window is minutes long for reversing cardiac arrest

Newsmagazines continue their summer success

Perfect dad, ideal doc, Robert Young dies at 91

Health capsules

Lively chicken Flamenco Fajitas are full of flavor

National Geographic makes 3-D splash

Study: Differences in heart-risk traits not explained by socioeconomics

Astronaut Alan Shepard dies at 74

Columbia County using Internet tally

Ballmer named Microsoft president

Mice cloned with improved technology

Researchers hunt for American eels in Cape Fear

Study finds apparent decline in Gulf hurricanes

Internet companies set their sights on toppling TV

Astronaut Alan Shepard dies at 74

No need for Viagra with garlic website

Senate moves to protect children from Internet smut

Study: Radioactive idodine treament does not affect cancer deaths

Columbia County using Internet tally

Pornographic images of man's dead daughter found on his computer