Business briefs

Business briefs

Asian markets close mixed

Fewer homeowners fall behind on mortgage payments

Americans bullish on economy

Expensive gifts featured in FAO Schwarz holiday catalog

Dealer buys Masters images

Cargo finds alternate routes around Northwest strike

Biggest daily point gains for Nasdaq composite index

Airbus, Boeing lock horns in fresh jet-selling duel

Stocks fail to follow through on rebound

Russia awaits break of political deadlock

Plan to put Social Security money in stock market questioned

Commission disbands after overseeing return of looted gold

Gingrich calls for 10 percent income tax cut

Even experts have trouble with confusing phone bills

Greenspan proves again that a few words can spark big reaction

Air Canada strike talks resume

Dow industrials soar 380 points

Boeing, Airbus makes sales at air show

Cloudy Russian policies stop further aid from West

Kuklick still not 100 percent for Demon Deacons

Georgia's Carter highest-rated QB after first start

Injury ends Ryght Jordan's career

Defense focus of O'Leary

Nutt praises defensive improvement

Bowden not panicking, yet

Georgia noseguard at full speed

Dantzler dazzled Clemson fans in first action

College notes

Rout 66 spices up Texas-UCLA rematch

Washington, Burke counties face challenges

Pizza lovers should check out this joint

Homeward-bound

Beasley proposal targets education

High-paying jobs lead people away from higher education

Sheriff says board must get dispute

Powell urges corporate America to invest more in schools

Schools predict growth

Attorney: Meeting was legal

Across the area

Second sushi bar is for more than the decor at Mikoto of Kurama

Driver pleads not guilty to charges

Emergency management director put on leave pending probe

Prison lawsuit crippled

Search's evidence deemed admissible

Citizens protest for vote prison vote

Thank you for your vote!

States request limit on repository fees

County encourages more use of pond

Road work to disrupt traffic

Board to set quotas for MCG

Aiken prepares to make good impression

Request by regents sets record

Georgia among leaders in school enrollment growth

Wreck injury

Schedule changes popular

Committee OKs new jail locks

County to wait about area group

State park ad campaign flopping

After hours

Raw sewage seeped into canal

Minibottle law could leave restaurants dry

Candidates for governor clash over crime

State's basic skills assessment scores unchanged

Baseball roundup

University promotes honor rule

Rescue training improves

Prison lawsuit crippled

University Hospital may seek to sell bonds

Family waiting for body

Vacation postcards straggle in

Across the area

Thrill, fear come into play in 'Rounders'

NFL fields are proving grounds in Week 1

Chiefs will miss Szott, McGlockton for perhaps eight weeks

Jags waive Pearson, re-sign Thomas

It's official: Redskins are for sale

New home for Oilers

Falcons must guard against complacency

Browns franchise awarded to Lerner

Elway's ageless in Broncos win

Cowher has concerns, even with Bears coming to town

Preston's on a Roell for Packers

Edwards happy just to be playing

No consolation in close loss to Broncos

Talking with Seifert among Policy's first moves

Gray hired by N.Y. Giants

Mr. Harrison Hightower III

Mr. Robert Boyls

Mrs. Alice Fouche

Mrs. Lillie Beazley

Mr. Wilbur West

Mrs. Nonie Estill

Mr. James Ham

Mrs. Rosalie Kelly

Mrs. Ora Herrin

Ms. Ann Allen

Mrs. Verma McCary

Mr. Marshall Persky

Mrs. Jennifer Osburn

Mr. Coker Hagood Jr.

Mr. Charles Jones

Mr. Louie Way

Mr. Tarek Myrick

Mrs. Ebbie Carswell

Mr. George Jones

Mrs. Cora Mole

Mrs. Hattie Sapp

Mr. Ernest Eidson

Mr. Maurice Edwards

Mrs. Amanda Mason

Mrs. Dellie Evans

Mr. Ollie Tremble

Mr. Willis Pugh

Mrs. Linda Sisson

Mrs. Elease Webb

Mrs. Beatrice Dixon

Miss Alau Coleman

Flowers vs. books 091098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants Atlanta airport to post I-20 signs 091098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits `unaware' mayor over water crisis 091098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Decides he will vote this November 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suggests lottery for UGA tickets 091098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Wants `untarnished' face for Augusta 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

White House gall! 091098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ruminates over Thomas, Davis case 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ex-lawmaker calls on Clinton to resign 091098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hopes presidency's honor will remain 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Commends paper for story treatment 091098 - The Augusta Chronicle

Ballet on the move 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Baseball: fun again 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks explanation for utility bills 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Questions those who voted for Clinton 090998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hingis faces Novotna in semifinals

Braves road woes continue

Webb looking for three-peat and return and spotlight

Golf Notes

Griffey hits 49th, 50th homers

Maddux unable to get 18th win

Gordon achieves greatness

Night matches light up the U.S. Open

Holyfield promotes his upcoming fight

Muhammad Ali, Ed Asner visit Cuban hospital

Cone outduels Martinez for his 19th win

McGwire makes history

The pitcher who tossed Babe No. 60

Pirates rally past Milwaukee

Homeowners fight over cattle slaying

Norman, Faldo still believe they've got another run left in them

Report: Jordan still open to returning to Bulls

Kucera, Sampras, advance at U.S. Open

Palmer shoots age twice in same weekend

Davenport, Rafter advance at U.S Open

Wood to miss second straight start with sore elbow

U.S. Open notes

Pit crew chief crushed to death

Braves notebook

Red Sox keepclose watchon Blue Jays

Seven more American crews advance

Baseball finds redemption in homer chase

Overtime

Braves notebook

Finchem: System working just fine without players' association

For catcher of No. 62, the tax man waits

Smiley exits bidding for Marlins; Dombrowski to stay

Trivia experts put knowledge to test

Baseball roundup

AIDS rate in D.C. area women among highest

Ultrasound study targets birth defects

Take the day off? 80-something workaholics say forget it

After-school cooking is creative time for kids

Queen Latifah looks ahead to different roles

Summer season ends on surprising, record note

Small portions

Health calendar

Brain cancer rise may never have happened

Raise 'em right

Tennessee town matures into retirement haven

Health briefs

Pacemakers

Stir-fry preparation time is cut with pre-cut items

Stars back out at the Venice Film Festival

Children

Sharpen the brain to counter age-related memory loss

Researchers know little of Internet's impact

You, too, can look for signs of extraterrestrial life

Demand for iMac still high

Y2K bug expected to infest courtrooms

Urban sprawl "inescapable" threat to environment

Time for another 'leap second'

N.C. information highway needs change

Study: Irregular heartbeats risk factor in heart patients

Dolby Digital best technology for the money

Company has method to select baby's sex

Work begins on Berlin's magnetic train station

Oldest extraterrestrial debris offers clues

Microsoft urges judge to throw out government lawsuit

IBM's tiny disk to boost digital capacity

Storm cloud raised Earth's atmosphere

Ask the Computer Guy: Personal Q&A

Dust cloud could broaden search for other planets

Curious George monkeys around on kids' software

Weather eyes help save capsized boater in Atlantic