Bell Atlantic strike ends

FTC, SEC cracking down on investment scams

Prison industries drive manufacturer out of business

Southeastern production in July rebounds

Settlement reached in claims over lost Holocaust assets

Clinton signs bill freeing $5.5 billion to farmers

Wal-Mart earnings jump 30 percent

Strike over, Bell Atlantic settles with another union

'Responsible' funds are also profitable

Wall Street, Europe rebound; Asian stocks mixed

Business briefs

School shopping season better than average

U.S. productivity records first decline in three years

Martin Color-Fi stock hits low

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

Microsoft co-founders selling shares

British Petroleum buying Amoco for $48 billion in stock

Dillard's merger garners approval

Business briefs

United, Delta raise business fares

Dollar hits 8-year high, Tokyo stock prices tumble

Weather wilts cotton crop

Asia woes bring down global stock markets

Look at long term when investing

Incentives for those who have little

ASU goes back to semester system

Watchful eyes

Jury to determine motive in shooting

Having a ball

Missing out

Police: Girl tried prior abduction

Tax rate expected to go up

Wetlands plant kill studied

N. Augusta tests for year 2000 computer bug

Jury to decide fate of murder suspect

Few in county vote in runoff

Getting uniform

Local and area briefs

Diverse group is elected

Bill to relax federal shipping restrictions of kaolin

Richmond Co. schools prepare to open

Across the area

Airport officials still oppose project

Supplies have parents searching

Panel denies video parlor's appeal

Runoff winner blasts Millner

City chooses architects for new city hall

Supplies have parents searching

County considering incentive program

Taylor wins Democratic nomination

Crime scene investigated

Businesses will make SRS bid

Student reading skill low

Date set for jail's opening

Release project passed

Meningitis reported at day-care facility

Expert says explosives widespread

Few in county vote in runoff

School ready to change

Summer travelers share fun

Bus route questions pour in

Mr. Larry Martin

Mrs. Grace Tanner

Ms. Agnes Richardson

Mrs. Margaret Rountree

Mr. Moody Loman

Mr. Charles Bishop Sr.

Mr. Napoleon Warthen

Mr. Therman Young

Mrs. Hattie Jackson

Mr. Abram Walker

Mr. Hugh Henry

Ms. Josie Hammer

Mrs. Ethel Muns

Mr. Tony Washington

Mrs. Elizabeth Lawrence

Mr. Willie Scott

Mrs. Martha Reeves

Mrs. Mary McNeely

Miss Ruby Reynolds

Carlos Sinclair Jr.

Mrs. Natalie Walden

Mrs. Thetis Arthington

Mr. Todd Taylor

Mr. Leonard Koch

Mr. Rufus Holmes

Mr. Albert Allen

Mr. William McGhee

Mr. Peter Eller

Mr. Isaac Boylen Jr.

Mr. William Jarrett Sr.

Mr. Napoleon Warthen

Mr. Henry Jones

Mrs. Julia George

Mrs. Sara Stevens

Mr. Philip Smith

Katie Calhoun

Mr. Johnny Jordan

Mrs. Mattie Mosley

Mr. Robert Dunn Jr.

Mrs. Johnnie Lindsey

Mrs. Ester Wolfe

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Says reporting on USC sports 'slanted' 081398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes a 'choice' of support groups 081298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Support blind trust 081298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Rally for SRS mission 081398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Grace has something to prove

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

Pak looks for win at Women's British Open

NBA promises refunds if lockout cancels regular-season

McGwire hits 47th homer in loss to New York

Preseason No. 1 big ado about nothing

Three 'Tour' of cyclists disqualified

Things go from bad to worse for stumbling GreenJackets

Braves notes: Rocker solidifying spot on roster

Sampras on track to reclaim top ranking

Moon ends holdout with Seahawks

NFL notes: Kicker competition at Redskins camp

PGA notes: Daly opts for driver

NCAA to reduce aluminum bats power

Braves call up Charlton

QB taking snaps as kicker

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

Overtime: ACC to show all of its hoops games

Harnett football player dies of heat exhaustion

Braves notebook

Braves notes: Rocker is solidifying spot on postseason roster

Isiah Thomas to open festivities

Edwards may still be headed to Athens

Miller is preparing for his first college start at Ole Miss

Love still basking in first major

Padres snap Braves streak

No.1 Rios upset by No. 53 Vacek

Wright's return is strong

Pat LaFontaine retires from Rangers

Tyson hopeful as boxing license decision nears

Face-lift may be needed to save cycling

Holyfield returns to ring for hometown fight against unheralded Bean

Brickhouse called 'voice of Chicago'

NFL notes: Thierry on a bumpy comeback trail

College notes: Gamecocks move Nesbit to center

Tech looking thin at tight end after two Jackets suspended

Having a ball

Braves hurt by miscues

Braves notebook

Chicken salad intrigues the palate

Potato and pea salad serves up variation on a summer favorite

Supermarket Shopper

Centers to study environmental effects on children

White zinfandel invented by accident

The white coat effect

Health calendar

New grants aim to improve access to health care

Rolling Stones finally play Moscow three decades later

Solo Spirit faces risk of calm weather

American balloonist crosses Africa, sets new record

Comedian's glad to be a sidekick

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

Bet they can't eat just one

James Dean's tombstone reinstalled

Birth control pills may reduce chance of ovarian cancer

Health capsules

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

Chef to the stars, his wife cook up culinary empire

Quick Cooking: Tomato-Basil Chicken

Solo Spirit faces risk of calm weather

Magicians are suing Fox to stop revelation of secrets

Small portions: News and notes from the world of food

Going with the grain

Richmond Co. schools prepare to open

Maligned 3.5-inch computer diskette still popular

Judge to let public watch Gates deposition

Rare Mexican gray wolf killed in Arizona mountains

Mir cosmonauts prepared for new manned mission

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

NASA takes look at hurricanes

Duke sends new freshmen CD-ROMs

Georgia schools worried state software will be too late

Study: Doctors ignore guidelines on euthanasia, suicide

Israeli wins science prize for groundwater work

Titanic revisited

California condor with gunshot wound dies

N. Augusta tests for year 2000 computer bug

'Monicacam' keeps eye on Lewinsky's legal team

Global warming still debated

SOHO satellite still working

Microsoft seeks to appeal order

Federal court throws out New York electric car rules

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