Factory orders rise in July

Wall Street woes boost TV ratings

PTA criticized for selling logo rights

Politics limits health care bill's scope

Air Canada pilots go on strike

How will investors handle $2 trillion loss?

Groups say bill could endanger financial privacy

Fed now urged to cut interest rates

Business briefs

Northwest begins laying off workers

Northwest strike layoffs continue

New inflation-protected savings bonds on sale

Local job impact of division mergers unknown

Budget to build dealership

Dow fades at day's end

Bank, retail coalition oppose ATM surcharge ban

Deluxe plans to cut 1,000 more jobs

Business briefs

Hurricane Bonnie costly to insurers

Burger King closely watching McDonald's troubles

Georgia's QB quandary comes to end today

Spurrier an extension of dear old dad for Palmer

Colorado St. seal win in 4th quarter

Tech freshman to play in Saturday

Alabama chooses placekicker

Buckeyes offensive line still recovering from horror show

Referee returns after regaining health

Few season openers have national title implications

Dantzler set for date with destiny

It's payback time as Virginia faces Auburn

Death Valley gets new rug

Knee rehab work begins for USC's Freeman

Tech's Wiley proving he's still a threat

No. 4 Nebraska whips Louisiana Tech

Tech's coach expects better defense this year

SEC West Notebook

Fulmer may find silver lining in opener

College notes

Georgia names quarterback

Florida set to sign deal with Nike for football, basketball

Countdown to season is on

Players selected for Golden Arm award

Ex-NFL player back on sidelines -- at high school

Johnson will be focal point of Friday's matchup

Barnwell, McCormick sit on top

Prep notes: Lincoln vs. McCormick anticipation heats up

Sumter turns back Aiken

Burke moves to top

Area schools draw industry

South Carolina SAT scores fall 2 points from 1997 average

Rash of robberies plaguing county

Firm gets input on downtown park

Experiment tries small classrooms

Texas governor stumps for Coverdell

Columbia County keeps watering ban

Thurmond casts 15,000th senate vote

Ruling sparks outrage

State school spending in line with average

Shooting ends police standoff

Man named suspect in stabbing death

Former chief faces shooting charge

Board pushes for end to old tax

Trooper's murderer faces death

Man shot now in fair condition

Army head lauds sex mixing

State gasoline cheapest in nation

Top students say college within reach

Some school SAT scores rise, county mark declines

Borison: Doctor's messy office could waive need for warrant.

Harlem names likely choice for police chief

SAT scores continue to rise

Commission still refuses Todd's resignation

Schrenko lauds increase in school's SAT scores

Board begins new era

Splish splash

Earl dumps heavy rains on area

Earl crosses Florida

Mystery letter has air of past

Across the area

Residents opposed to recycling plant

Mayor makes official his re-election plans

Belt enforcements work

Panther's Campbell finds his niche

NFL notes

Brookings ready for season opener

Cardinals topple Raiders, 21-14

Field narrows for team ownership

O'Donnell completes transformation

NFL notes: Hanspard is placed on injured reserve

DeBerg refuses to act his age

Tennessee gets first victory in Nashville

Carolina looks to reverse home losing trend

Ancient DeBerg backing up Falcons QB

Rice gets new deal on eve of comeback

NFL ticket prices rise

Cowher doesn't foresee Stewart regression

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McGwire smacks no. 59

Big unit shows Braves what the buzz is about

Comets' domination should continue

Braves notes

Overtime: Denver duo take games overseas

Cary Middlecoff, Masters winner, dead at 77

Daly at a crossroads for Dunhill Cup

Bell fired by Tigers

Man who says Tyson kicked him files assault charge

AL player and pitcher of month named

Sosa gets No. 56

Sosa feels right at home in run at Maris

Astros win duel between aces

Braves hold off Houston

Fox's accelerates home run TV coverage

Fox, FX picks up Sosa, McGwire game

Jackets credit desire for wins

Graf survives to lead rush into second round

Seles cruises in second-round match

Golf notes: Players Association taking root

Johnston focused on big picture

Tyson's boxing future grows more clouded

Belle may be free agent thanks to Sheffield payments

GreenJackets sweep playoff series

Chang is unseeded but healthy and happy

Commodities trader says he's close to buying Marlins

McGwirer hits no. 57

Pitching duel

St. Louis is counting down to 62

IRL has another moment in NASCAR land

Golf notes

Hoch hard-pressed to match last year's drama

Braves notebook

Overtime: Jaguars open soccer season with victory

FDA approves first U.S.-marketed 'morning-after' pill

Pumping pills

Indian-flavored dish offers exotic flavor, little fat

Lights out for Mr. Toad's ride

Survey finds age 13 critical in anti-drug fight

Hawg Wild serves leaner cuts of meat

Ultrasound offers a new view for cancer treatment

Small portions

Time to start planning ahead for Christmas mail

National Gallery prepares for arrival of 70 Van Goghs

Pacemakers

Battle for TV content ratings ends without a winner

Breast cancer prevention drug recommend

Great movie: 'Gone With the Wind'

Drug's reputation weighty

Doctor recalls friendship with 'GWTW' author

Study: Feminine features seen as attraction factor

Do you have a flabby feline?

Chilled gazpacho makes refreshing summer dish

Health and fitness calendar

Reader's suggestion can foil thieves at the supermarket

Doctor recalls friendship with 'GWTW' author

Cystic fibrosis gene linked to pancreas disease

Health capsules

Microsoft managers create 'Baby Bills'

Internet investors focusing on profits

Research shows rainforests resilient

Report: Gulf War illness not linked to nerve gas

Police target suspected web pedophiles

Report: IBM's Global Network for sale

Documents reveal conditions for nuclear strike

'Lapdog': Open for business

Microsoft releases Windows 98 in China

Researchers warm to 'snowball Earth' theory

Apple gives new software preview

Mir's cosmonauts redock cargo ship

The sweet science of analyzing baseball

Government urges judge not to dismiss Microsoft case

Speed traps exposed on Internet

Toxic chemicals found in whales

Site brings U.S. Open to life

'Superweeds' may emerge from genetic engineering

Hootie drummer, lawyer teach class on Internet music theft