Hockey's popularity growing

Local job impact of division mergers unknown

Business briefs

U.S. halts agricultural credits to Russia

Striking pilots, management not budging

Russia's new rich reeling from financial crisis

Groups say bill could endanger financial privacy

Air Canada pilots go on strike

Organizers to bring more nature-based tourism to Georgia

Wall Street woes boost TV ratings

Northwest strike layoffs continue

Business briefs

Russian customers likely to face more banking problems

Hurricane Bonnie costly to insurers

Japanese stocks post decline, dollar lower in Tokyo

Saturn sells post office on wheels

Groups may face a merger

Economic crisis inches closer to home

Money funds rose in latest week

Dow fades at day's end

Senate resolves dispute over Federal Election Commission

Factory orders rise in July

Retailers report weak August

Countdown to season is on

Razorbacks ready for weekend opener

Georgia names quarterback

N.C. State beats Ohio U.

College notes

College notes

Colorado St. seal win in 4th quarter

LSU tailback Mealey another injury casualty

West Virginia looking for upset against Ohio State

Florida set to sign deal with Nike for football, basketball

SEC West Notebook

Buckeyes offensive line still recovering from horror show

Tech freshman to play in Saturday

Few season openers have national title implications

South Carolina suspends Hambrick

It's payback time as Virginia faces Auburn

Knee rehab work begins for USC's Freeman

No. 4 Nebraska whips Louisiana Tech

Quincy shows maturity as No. 1

Corporate name possible for Rose Bowl stadium

Heisman Trophy hopefuls

Players selected for Golden Arm award

Prep notes: Lincoln vs. McCormick anticipation heats up

Johnson will be focal point of Friday's matchup

S.C. notes: Aiken takes Georgia trip

Sumter turns back Aiken

Blood, sweat and tears before opening night

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

Bears' hopes in hands of quarterback

Ga. prep notes: Jefferson faces tough schedule

New hiking route links to Appalachian Trail

Board begins new era

Military priests a dwindling breed

Texas governor stumps for Coverdell

Earl floods region

Thurmond casts 15,000th senate vote

Summer postcards appreciated

State school spending in line with average

Todd launches mayoral campaign

Man named suspect in stabbing death

Family gets no closure

Measures reduced flooding in some areas

Across the area

Dispute solution nearing

Belt enforcements work

Earl dumps heavy rains on area

Former chief faces shooting charge

Earl crosses Florida

Promising horizons

Splish splash

Millner TV ad disputed

State gasoline cheapest in nation

Board pushes for end to old tax

GBI had first alleged child stealing

Some school SAT scores rise, county mark declines

State OKs money to fight year 2000 bug

Area schools draw industry

Suspect is on parole

Man shot now in fair condition

Officers get ready to test their fitness

Firm gets input on downtown park

Local victim of crash called a godly woman

Jackpot fever only lukewarm

Giants QB Kanell signs new contract

Brookings ready for season opener

Tech's Brooking earns spot on Atlanta roster

Rookie Peter will see some action against Falcons

Cardinals topple Raiders, 21-14

NFL notes

NFL ticket prices rise

NFL weekend schedule

NFL notes: Hanspard is placed on injured reserve

Court upholds ruling in lawsuit against the NFL

Tennessee gets first victory in Nashville

Panther's Campbell finds his niche

Elway won't second-guess decision to return

Bettis: Give the ball near the goal line

Atlanta has trouble in early part of season

DeBerg refuses to act his age

Ancient DeBerg backing up Falcons QB

Carolina looks to reverse home losing trend

Rice gets new deal on eve of comeback

Packers, Levens sign $25 million accord

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Williams, Hingis, Agassi advance to third round

Overtime: Denver duo take games overseas

Fishing report

Jackets credit desire for wins

Big unit shows Braves what the buzz is about

Seles cruises in second-round match

Clarke out in front in European Masters

Johnston focused on big picture

Commodities trader says he's close to buying Marlins

Fox's accelerates home run TV coverage

Belle may be free agent thanks to Sheffield payments

Race added to '99 schedule

McGwire's record run nearly done

Goals are different for teams

Roberts' takes lead in Greater Milwaukee Open

Cardinals tickets are a hot commodity

Home run chase provides a tonic for baseball

Pitching duel

WTA patch worn under threat of fines

Hoch hard-pressed to match last year's drama

Maris hometown protective of his record

'Swoon' gives Pak time to reflect on spectacular season

Overtime

Tennis star's change keeps him off Swissair flight

Ace has been ordinary of late

Astros win duel between aces

IRL has another moment in NASCAR land

Chang is unseeded but healthy and happy

Braves notebook

Sosa gets No. 56

Man who says Tyson kicked him files assault charge

Golf notes

Comets' domination should continue

McGwire smacks no. 59

St. Louis is counting down to 62

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

It's Labor Day: Time to party

Concert watch

Gardening calendar

Health and fitness calendar

Health capsules

Breast cancer prevention drug recommend

Drug's reputation weighty

Midnight Star hopes to shine bright at amphitheater

Cystic fibrosis gene linked to pancreas disease

Tasteful? You be the judge

Pumping pills

Pacemakers

Doctor recalls friendship with 'GWTW' author

Ultrasound offers a new view for cancer treatment

Club calendar

Michael's fills the bill for fine food with a bustling atmosphere

Designer creates gardens to live in

Great movie: 'Gone With the Wind'

Singer tired of country blend

Mini-movie reviews

Augusta band's album gets national exposure

Applause calendar

Cooler fall weather good for projects

Jazzy evening to benefit Paine

Police target suspected web pedophiles

Maternal death rate unchanged in 15 years

The sweet science of analyzing baseball

Hootie drummer, lawyer teach class on Internet music theft

Government, Microsoft fighting over new allegations

Speed traps exposed on Internet

'Superweeds' may emerge from genetic engineering

Runaway weather balloon finally lands

Microsoft managers create 'Baby Bills'

New evidence of water on the moon

Gator newborns could provide some genetic answers

Peanut directive to airlines has farmers boiling

Permits needed for reshaping dunes damaged by Bonnie