Prison industries drive manufacturer out of business

Dollar hits 8-year high, Tokyo stock prices tumble

British Petroleum buying Amoco for $48 billion in stock

Wall Street, Europe rebound; Asian stocks mixed

Incentives for those who have little

School shopping season better than average

BP-Amoco deal latest in rising wave of Euro-American mergers

Microsoft co-founders selling shares

Business briefs

Settlement reached in claims over lost Holocaust assets

Look at long term when investing

U.S. productivity records first decline in three years

Business briefs

Southeastern production in July rebounds

Bell Atlantic strike ends

Clinton signs bill freeing $5.5 billion to farmers

Wal-Mart earnings jump 30 percent

Martin Color-Fi stock hits low

Asia woes bring down global stock markets

Dillard's merger garners approval

'Responsible' funds are also profitable

United, Delta raise business fares

FTC, SEC cracking down on investment scams

Weather wilts cotton crop

Strike over, Bell Atlantic settles with another union

City chooses architects for new city hall

Runoff winner blasts Millner

Across the area

Getting uniform

Businesses will make SRS bid

Diverse group is elected

Tax rate expected to go up

Richmond Co. schools prepare to open

N. Augusta tests for year 2000 computer bug

Airport officials still oppose project

Summer travelers share fun

Student reading skill low

Expert says explosives widespread

Crime scene investigated

Date set for jail's opening

County considering incentive program

School ready to change

Jury to decide fate of murder suspect

Jury to determine motive in shooting

Wetlands plant kill studied

Bill to relax federal shipping restrictions of kaolin

Supplies have parents searching

Taylor wins Democratic nomination

Watchful eyes

Missing out

Supplies have parents searching

Few in county vote in runoff

Police: Girl tried prior abduction

Panel denies video parlor's appeal

Having a ball

Local and area briefs

Bus route questions pour in

Few in county vote in runoff

ASU goes back to semester system

Meningitis reported at day-care facility

Release project passed

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Condon's right ruling 081298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Norman's Yule show 081398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Deserved contempt 081298 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Braves call up Charlton

Preseason No. 1 big ado about nothing

Tech looking thin at tight end after two Jackets suspended

Braves notes: Rocker solidifying spot on roster

Harnett football player dies of heat exhaustion

NFL notes: Thierry on a bumpy comeback trail

Overtime: ACC to show all of its hoops games

Els looks at Sahalee as last chance to be a major factor

NBA promises refunds if lockout cancels regular-season

McGwire hits 47th homer in loss to New York

Things go from bad to worse for stumbling GreenJackets

Braves notebook

NCAA to reduce aluminum bats power

Face-lift may be needed to save cycling

Grace has something to prove

Tyson hopeful as boxing license decision nears

Brickhouse called 'voice of Chicago'

Holyfield returns to ring for hometown fight against unheralded Bean

Pak looks for win at Women's British Open

Prep notes: Leverett turning heads at S.C. State

No.1 Rios upset by No. 53 Vacek

Edwards may still be headed to Athens

Pat LaFontaine retires from Rangers

Moon ends holdout with Seahawks

QB taking snaps as kicker

Braves hurt by miscues

Three 'Tour' of cyclists disqualified

PGA notes: Daly opts for driver

NFL notes: Kicker competition at Redskins camp

College notes: Gamecocks move Nesbit to center

Having a ball

Isiah Thomas to open festivities

Braves notebook

Miller is preparing for his first college start at Ole Miss

Love still basking in first major

Padres snap Braves streak

Sampras on track to reclaim top ranking

Wright's return is strong

Braves notes: Rocker is solidifying spot on postseason roster

Supermarket Shopper

Chicken salad intrigues the palate

Solo Spirit faces risk of calm weather

Health capsules

Chef's special cajun spice heats up more than the food

Quick Cooking: Tomato-Basil Chicken

American balloonist crosses Africa, sets new record

White zinfandel invented by accident

Book: Queen asks 'Where are the jewels?' after Diana's death

New grants aim to improve access to health care

Birth control pills may reduce chance of ovarian cancer

Health calendar

Magicians are suing Fox to stop revelation of secrets

James Dean's tombstone reinstalled

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Centers to study environmental effects on children

Rolling Stones finally play Moscow three decades later

The white coat effect

Chef to the stars, his wife cook up culinary empire

Solo Spirit faces risk of calm weather

Potato and pea salad serves up variation on a summer favorite

Comedian's glad to be a sidekick

Bet they can't eat just one

Going with the grain

Richmond Co. schools prepare to open

Federal court throws out New York electric car rules

SOHO satellite still working

Duke sends new freshmen CD-ROMs

California condor with gunshot wound dies

NASA takes look at hurricanes

Chlamydia infects one-fourth of sexualy active inner-city girls

Georgia schools worried state software will be too late

Global warming still debated

Computer users use e-mail to reach out and touch someone

Israeli wins science prize for groundwater work

Rare Mexican gray wolf killed in Arizona mountains

'Monicacam' keeps eye on Lewinsky's legal team

Study: Doctors ignore guidelines on euthanasia, suicide

Titanic revisited

Judge to let public watch Gates deposition

N. Augusta tests for year 2000 computer bug

Mir cosmonauts prepared for new manned mission

Microsoft seeks to appeal order

Maligned 3.5-inch computer diskette still popular