Belle, Brosius file for free agency

Marlins sale delayed

Clemens ranks as baseball's best player

Groups looking into bid for Oakland Athletics

World Series MVP loves New York, but is glad to be home

Opel names new chairman amid signs of tension with GM

Jury awards $50 million in CarMax suit

Red-hot U.S. housing market cools

Business briefs

Gillette to unveil new $5 toothbrush

Group wins $100 million judgment against Nationwide

Comptroller warns banks to do better at protecting customers' privacy

Leaner Columbia/HCA posts third-quarter gain

Russia expects record oil exports this year

NBC names new executive to oversee entertainment

Rare golf photographs in dispute

Russia says it can't repay foreign debt due in 1999

Equipment problems halts trading on NYSE

Report: Some Singapore banks refusing to issue credit cards to expatriates

Time Warner will fight Labor Department suit

Chain: Letters recycled by charity

400,000th U.S. design patent goes to -- new Nike Air Jordan

Business briefs

Tax could be costly to farmers

Unemployment in Augusta down slightly

Cigarette maker considered buying media outlet to improve image

Toshiba, Hitachi announce pretax losses for first half

Local building surprisingly on rise

UCLA ranked No. 1

Georgia faces biggest test of year

It's redemption time for Gators' Johnson

Gamecocks face one-win season

Running weakness for Dogs

Auburn trustee: Bowden not told to resign

Bowden had to resign

Injured Jackets are improving

Protection of punter key for Tar Heels

West is staying upbeat

S.C. prep poll

Swainsboro players' status still unclear

Georgia player of the week

Georgia high school ranking

South Carolina player of week

Flyers 2, Blues 1

Calgary, Chicago and Anaheim pull off three-way deal

Across the area

County's debts to gain from refinancing

Man defends family from intruder

Candidates sling more dirt

Mysterious package causes scare

New parkway to open Friday

Mayor campaign has turned dirty, candidate says at forum

Lawsuit raises free speech question

Suspect rejects negotiation

Ribbon week promotes avoidance of drugs, alcohol

Candy land

Laboratory: Site could be donated

Millner sets state record

Attorney chastised by court

Berry to replace Terlizzi

Decomposed body's identity determined

Across the area

NCO: Longer terms mean less paperwork

Killing time

Fund would aid trauma victims

Time gain virtually unnoticed

Dog discovers missing child

Department may delay high-level waste to SRS

NAACP joins prison battle

Board to ponder bond proposal

Young, mayor get donor nod

Campaign: Available ad time now sold

County may patch private land

Voters express their frustration

Across the area

An unhappy fifth anniversary for Carolina franchise

Unbeaten Broncos refuse to gloat about records

Chiefs appear to be drowning in sea of mistakes

Falcons lose two more to knee injuries

Steelers' Kordell fights slump

Vikings still can't be beat

Niners out to turn tables against Packers

Dolphins need to learn how to win on the road

Steelers, Chiefs play defensive game

Holmgren's sorry for yelling at Verba

Mrs. Diana Swank

Mr. Sam Gantt

Mr. Edward Fogle

Mrs. Louise Johnson

Mr. Prince Hall

Mr. Shearlon Sturgis

Mrs. Margaret Clark

Mr. John Cook

Mrs. Ruth Reese

Mr. Denny Logue

Mr. Julian Willis

Mr. Robert Lawson

Mrs. Josephine Cliett

Mrs. Earlene Beal

Mrs. Willow Purvis

Mrs. Geneva Newman

Mr. Donald Young

Mr. Jesse Jeburk

Mr. Burdell Phinizy Sr.

Mrs. Queen Owens

Tyquan Nelson

Mrs. Lucy Fulmer

Dr. Robert Henry

Mrs. Willie Ivey

Mr. James Pimlott

Mr. R.D. Brinson Jr.

Mrs. Sirlessie Hampton

Mrs. Leacy Lehew

Mrs. Trudie Reeves

Mrs. Ruther Williams

Mr. Simon Chandler

Likes `parents representative' for Board 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Praises Jones cable for Lynx opener 102798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Resents comment on pain threshold 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges re-election of `dedicated' senator 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Support `vital' School Board candidate 102798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Requests re-election of 'dedicated' senator 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Seeks more conservation of resources 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Back `leader' as mayoral candidate 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

`Code word' nonsense 102798 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports 'leader' as mayoral candidate 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Glenn's reward 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cathy Cox 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

A nutty win 102898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Likes `man of honor' in Ga. Dist. 115 102798 - The Augusta Chronicle

NBA sides start to shape compromise

Major victories make this O'Meara's year

Fire beat United 2-0, win MLS Cup

Tyson facing another lawsuit

Sides discuss non-economic issues

Tiger could use composure, patience of Duval


Georgia faces biggest test of year

Golf notes

Becker delights the home crowd once again

Survey: Older writers need not apply in Hollywood

This time, Swing's a different thing

Quick Cooking with Karin

Bavarian Pear Salad is low-fat and flavorful

Young writers find Hollywood TV isn't so easy

Book tempts apple connoisseurs with tasty facts

Back in the Swing

Age old questions

Cookbook offers gourmet world tour

Senior calendar

Proper disposal of outdated medicines is a must

Sweet eats

Supermarket shopper

Small portions

Off the Wall

Scaring up Halloween-themed showscan be a real treat for television viewers

Horror houses

Open-faced sandwiches an easy menu addition

The big screen

Xtreme calendar

Calling it quits

Your style

Audio best

John Glenn tries on spacesuit, spends afternoon with family

Cargo ship docks smoothly with Mir

Glenn's flight will offer few medical benefits

Netscape CEO: We're the good guys; Microsoft the 'enemy'

GM, other companies agree to work to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

The Axe helps you make music on your PC

Microsoft accused of trying to split Internet market

U.S.: Gap with EU on data privacy can be bridged

Jeeves pleases -- sometimes -- with query page

University lab hopes to revive American chestnut

Research engines raise standards

U.S. computer industry grew again in third quarter