Business briefs

MCI agrees to compense overcharged clients

JB White to remain in region

Groundbreaking for nation's first major black-owned hotel

U.S. Treasury unable to refinance debt

GM strike helps boost auto sales of competitors in July

Americans not saving for rainy day

Insurance companies seeking Year 2000 exclusions

Report: Slowdown in corporate profits hidden

Delta to phase out advance boarding

Merry Land stock fall blamed on declining market

Dow plunges nearly 300 points

Governors fret over Asian crisis

Leading indicators off for second month

Tyson chicken producer drops plans for Georgia plant

Report: GM plans to reorganize North American marketing operations

Hong Kong market dives before earnings, growth reports

UPS, workers still hurting a year after walkout

Cleaned peanuts can be reinspected

Albertson's to buy American Stores

Strike vote authorized against BellSouth

Americans keep spending despite weak growth in income

New $20 bills arrive next month

House sends credit union bill Clinton

Businessman with local ties indicted in Florida

Decision on bond planned

Basin plan proposed to save water

Return to school means adjusting to sleep pattern

Intercable channel list is changing

Klan leader is unlikely to apologize to church

Out for a ride

Closure of tanks at issue

Bank robberies down in Upstate

Turbine projects' costs rise

Competition possible for ambulances

Cross country

Election finances revealed

UGA officials want diversity

New veterans cemetery may be built in Atlanta

Black doctors urged to exercise

Debate reflects campaign

Man charged in infant's traffic death

State a leader in fatal wrecks

Local and area briefs

Surprise picnic

Official tackling violence

Teen births higher

Society hopes to restore canal, create hiking path

Drug agents open Augusta office

Making waves

Mobile homes may be banned in area

Sex offender list available

Woman has natural affinity for reading, training horses

State offers $20,000 for storm cleanup

Local and area briefs

Cooling off

Mrs. Katie McNure

Mrs. Fannie Calhoun

Mr. Danny Statham

Ms. Henrietta Walker

Mr. Noel Driggers

Ms. Jeri Cannon

Miss Brandi Linzey

Mr. Ashley Gay

Mr. Willie Dukes

Mr. Renell Dailey

Emily Flink

Mrs. Jean Atkinson

Mrs. Maggie Lanier

Mr. Mack Ashmore

Mrs. Lucille Edmunds

Miss Darlene Belger

Mrs. Florida Brown

Mr. Coley Yonce

Dr. Martha Gordy

Mr. George Bragg Jr.

Mr. Jonathan McNorrill

Mr. Thomas Sammons

Mr. M. Wayne Sheckels

Mr. Chester Smith

Mr. Claude Wright

Mr. Willie Ivey

Mr. John Ison

Mrs. Mary Germany

Mr. William Murphy Jr.

Mr. Samuel Hamilton

Mrs. Eugenia McKie

Defends Ken Starr against 'diatribe' 080498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges support of Columbia Co. arts 080598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes Columbia Co. 'water shortage' 080598 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges national security be a priority 080498 - The Augusta Chronicle

SRS the best pick 080498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Asserts beef not only source of E coli 080498 - The Augusta Chronicle

The GBI was used 080498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Dutch team appears before police

Suns batter Jackets bullpen in rout

Elam makes commitment to S.C.

Niece defends memory of baseball great Shoeless Joe Jackson

Carolina begins installing regular-season game plans

Countdown has begun

NFL notes: Manning to be target of defenses

Jones' home run lifts Braves

NFL notebook

Beuerlein not interested in starting a QB controversy

Hudson plans on waiting for the right offer

Falcons focus on Chandler factor

Agassi wins 11th straight match, fourth title of year

Watchful eyes

Jackets lose, now out of first place

Bonds, Bottalico get suspended for brawl

U.S. suddenly back in hunt

Oliver scores 18 points to help U.S. beat Aussies

Baseball notes: Collins' deal extended

Overtime: Radio station to broadcast Lynx games

Speedway extending safety fence after fatal crash

Colleges cash in on corporate donations

Braves notebook

Puppeteer Shari Lewis dead at 65

Meals in Minutes

Growing love

People's pharmacy

Supermarket Shopper

Hamburger variations are ready for the grill in regional guise

Close makeup monitoring can save your skin, health

Herb drinks enjoy healthy sales

Yo-yos thefts rising in Singapore

Have you had 'Enuf'?

Age-old questions

Lemon-Dijon chicken recipe tempts taste buds

Senior calendar

Heat chases 'Walker' from Texas

'Saving Private Ryan' still No. 1 slot

Imagine the lawsuits if the Titanic sunk today

New TV programs spawn striking cases of 'deja view'

Salad rounds up veggies for zesty flavor, little fat

Can this marriage be saved?

Singer killed in celebratory gunfire at wedding

Queen Mother celebrates 98th birthday

Audiobest

The big screen

Net Chat: Bob Saget chats about move to big-screen

Fitting in

Your style

Transplanted leg cells may help heal damaged heart

House GOP tax lawmakers question legality of charges for cheap Internet hookups

Exercise, education reduce children's cholesterol levels

Area man's software wins honor

Deal could make Amazon.com the Wal-Mart of Web

Civilian rocket programs accelerating space race

Faster computer chips on the way

Group developing trap for fighting sand gnats

Japan quietly preparing for year 2000 computer glitches

Guilty plea for man who allegedly made Internet confession

Virtual billboards are becoming a reality

Nuclear site may see new life

Japan to build its first commercial nuclear power plant in 10 years

Russia financing next Mir mission on credit

FCC chief questions lack of minority-owned phones, computers

Global warming could result in spread of grasslands, wildfire

MIT business school kisses paper applications goodbye

NASA sticks to theory as doubts increase

Swallowing gum can cause digestive problems

Microsoft fights request for Windows code

Heat wave sweeps Eastern Europe

Teen-ager enterprises through Internet