Layoffs are not planned

Economic gap between U.S., other nations is huge

Moody's downgrades Japanese debt

U.S. trade deficit improves in September

Balan named top business person of year

Industry analyst: 1998 and 1999 will be record years for airlines

Inflation 0.2 percent in October

Packing company expands

Ben & Jerry's fighting efforts to unionize

Clothing bonus has bank employees dressed for success

State AGs weighing whether to sign tobacco deal

Trade summit in Malaysia ends without dramatic action

Fox TV's programming head resigns

Europe dominates investment in states

Free-trade summit begins in Malaysia amid deep discord

Clinton won't recommend a Social Security solution

ABC sues locked out employees

Brazil's financial markets rally after announcement of aid program

Interest rates cut by Federal Reserve

Russian official warns of 'national catastrophe'

Air France strike grounds flights for second day

Treasury wants low-cost accounts for federal beneficiaries

Business briefs

Stocks rise as Fed cuts rates again

$1 million donor honored

Nonunion FedEx workers rally in company's support

Southern cities posts strong home price gains

Election commission considers banning soft money donations

Now is time for Clemson to move forward

Heels hold off Bulldogs

West sacked by Clemson

Clemson puzzled by year

Hatfield understands cruelty of profession

Coaching changes rumors fly

No one reason for Gamecocks' spiral

College football notes: Oliver likely to retire

Clemson's Tommy West fired

Stinchcomb's injury forces another shakeup on Dawgs line

No one reason for Gamecocks' spiral

Heels hold off Bulldogs

Rally too late for Augusta State

South Carolina player of the week

Walker is No. 1 concern

Georgia prep poll

Prep notes: Stapleton decides on Lander

Hephzibah football coach fired

Georgia player of the week

Lynx ledger

Flyers defense helps beat Penguins

E-mail is good way to tell joke

Welfare mothers maintaining jobs

Expert questions: Animal control

Weapons found on students

Burning rubber

PSC commissioner resigning, much to Republicans' dismay

Across the area

Forum focuses on information flow

Lawyer key in bargain

Citizens group begins appeals process to block state prison

Board's meeting debated

Across the area

TVA added to tritium race

Leak causes minor harm

County makes land purchase

City names new leader to position

Expert questions: The homeless

Audit reveals solid financial status

Expert questions: Public and private ventures

Hodges juggling finances

Expert questions: The indigent

Canal authority's director leaving job

State midway on environmental group's toxins list

Fort praised by secretary of the Army

Charity group lacks turkeys for needy families

City attorney's objection met with fire

Program stresses mentor recruiting

Expert questions: The library

Expert questions: Economic development

Area court now to try case again

Brigade awaits mission's plan

Storms' effects on crops differ

City may give land for free golf course

Nude bars approved with other alcohol licensees

School urges parents to get involved

Aiken Steeplechase field shrinks

Smokeout

Van Gundy on waiting: 'I'm professionally bored'

Heels hold off Bulldogs

Falk: Jordan sidelined for now in talks

Kramer and Stenstrom sit out practice

Thomas suspended, Simmons waived by angry Chiefs

Broncos chugging toward perfection

In-season roster additions making an impact for Panthers

Showdown in Miami? '72 Dolphins rooting for Broncos to lose

Tigers find way to lose

O'Donnell benched as Justin gets first start

Mr. Harold Martin

Ms. Carrie Coleman

Mr. Oma Moore

Mr. Collie Richardson

Mr. Robert Blackwood

Dr. Gopinath Kalla

Mr. Charlie Harden

Mrs. Rebecca Nobles

Mr. Bowen Asserson

Mrs. Ann Nelson

Ms. Tiffany van Voorhis

Mr. Ernest Priester

Mrs. Louise Wilson

Mrs. Lillie Evans

Mr. Garland Hite

Ms. Wygean Buggs

Mrs. Mildred Cheek

Mrs. Frances Young

Mrs. Nina Griffin

Mrs. Myrtice Clark

Mrs. Claudine Prather

Mrs. Ruth Jackson

Mr. Andrew Pennington Jr.

Mr. William Wilson Jr.

Hits 'butchery' of Old World religions 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Aiken County schools lead S.C. into 21st century 111898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Supports 'special' students 111898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Lax spill response 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges churches to encourage turnout 111898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Nielsen's valedictory 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams critic of mayoral candidate 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

MCG rips 'pot' myth 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defend 'special' students in class 111898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Assails stereotyping 'special' students 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Backs `man of vision' for mayor 111898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Backs mayoral candidate with 'vision' 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says pundits miss meaning of election 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims Clinton couldn't be 'cowboy' 111998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Woods takes PGA Grand Slam

New IRL engine rules, but rift with CART remains

Woods regains touch at Grand Slam

Glavine wins second Cy Young Award

Pierce, Graf, Hingis win Chase matches

Police gear up for soccer games

Golf notes: Norman to be research "guinea pig"

Braves pitcher should get his due with No. 2

Overtime

Hingis beats fellow Swiss

Eat for life

Fitness fans turn spare rooms into gyms

Should healthy adults take daily aspirin?

Fund-raising comes under fire from PTA members

Supermarket Shopper

Small portions

Side dish made with ingredients commonly used

Pneumonia: Battling the season

New therapy for heart patients

Health capsules

Antibiotic may help community-acquired infections

Fat cats (and dogs) in winter

Health and fitness calendar

Nuts, chocolate combine to make sweet ending to the holiday meal

Anniversary sparks historical look at 'Sesame Street'

National Book Award winners announced

Shortcuts can make holiday meal a breeze to complete

Women may need earlier HIV treatment

Seafood adds traditional spin to family Thanksgiving cooking

Hype or revolution? Alternative medicine spurs debate

Pacemakers

Gene causes hereditary deafness among Ashkenazi Jews

Consumer campaign warns some foods and medicines don't mix

Diagnosis, treatment of attention deficit still uncertain

PBS explores how the 'Net works

Microsoft goes on the offense

Government urged not to build nuclear waste site in Nevada

Children may learn to like tobacco while breast-feeding

Government delays release of Microsoft trial papers

Johnston expanding with Web

Stars fade as Russia's space program shrinks

Researcher claims piece of the asteroid that killed dinosaurs

North Korea calls Japanese satellite plan `military action'

Booksellers leading way for Internet books

Dinosaur site yields embyro remains

New space station can't replace beloved Mir

Just what is in the stars?