Deutsche Bank acquiring Bankers Trust for $10.1 billion

Brokerages make it tougher to trade in some Internet stocks

Gas stations and refineries may be sold if Exxon and Mobil merge

Business briefs

Study: Small portion of debtors can affort to repay

Boeing to slash up to 48,000 jobs by 2000

Internet companies drop

Bi-Lo planning expansion

Pressure to choose relieved

Exxon buying Mobil for $77.2 billion

Gasoline prices lowest in 8 years

Two groups say MCI WorldCom fails to comply with FCC order

EchoStar buys last satellite TV license

Area unemployment shows slight increase

Hot items may not help holiday toy sales

Crime boss, computer mogul make Time's list of business titans

Job prospects dimming for Japan's high school graduates

Value of construction contracts drops

Bowden visits Clemson campus

Southern's Johnson wins Robinson Award

College notebook

Duke fires Goldsmith; Sooners to get Stoops

Tech to meet Irish on Jan. 1

Bowden mulling options

O'Leary wins ACC honor

UConn reigns in college hoops

Maryland's Williams gets contract extension

Clemson steamrolls Radford

ACC, Big Ten set up series

Paine men rally past Savannah State

Egekeze breaks away with 24-point effort

Butler holds off scrappy Aiken team

Planners want imput for canal project

Panel may assist some properties

Tutu much rehearsal

Convenience store owner settles suit for $550,000

Hospital alloted increase

Man found guilty of beating murder

Additional area news

Woman part of airborne family

Man given 10-year sentence for aggravated sexual battery

Auto wreck claims two area women

Budget draft lacks tax increase

Neighborhood hidden among swamplands

Crowds line up for show seats

Experts: Lottery should run separate from government

It's all in how you look at it

Councilman questions toll idea

Manufacturer will not locate at Aiken site

Suspect in 3 shootings transferred

Taste of class

Company purchases Evans site

House helps troubled women

Commission votes to join class-action tobacco suit

Bequest interest wanted

Board considers beach-driving limits

Additional area news

Hitchcock faces campaign with mixed feelings

Swing partners

Administration plans vehicle access to Cumberland Island

Augusta residents take part in World AIDS Day events

Salvation Army hit by looters

Republican senators keep leadership roles

Nuclear waste site could close

Decision coming soon for tritium site

Killer's appeal denied

Ex-coach appears in impeachment case

La Nina causing warm temperatures

Widower faces hard times

Hospital workers seek aid

Bonus awarded to store for prize ticket

Medical official selected

Area schools win cash awards for performances

Murder trial set to begin

Crossing to close for repairs

Fire may still affect area water

Some soldiers jump for area symposium

Raiders may lose George

Bills beat deadline, will stay in Buffalo

Changes keep 49ers flustered

Bengals coach issues apology

49ers clinch winning season with win over Giants

Next goal for Falcons is to wrap up home field

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Justice Dept. vs. Microsoft: Unfettered competition works best 120198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Cites `fallacy' of anti-creationists 120198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says Fed chief is hurting seniors 120198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Criticizes television's on-air deaths 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Charges holiday `price gouging' 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Some bipartisanship 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Justice Dept. vs. Microsoft: Monopoly slows needed innovation 120198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Our blind veep 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

China's Clinton pals 120198 - The Augusta Chronicle

One in, one out 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Offers praise for Norman concert 120198 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps paper's treatment of McIntyre 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jabs `uninspiring' football coach 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

In baseball, sky is the limit for salaries

Belle signs on, Palmeiro gone

Tyson pleads no contest in assault case

Lewis is getting what he wants, maybe more

2000 All-Star game awarded to Turner Field

Team going for speed

Johnson signs with Diamondbacks, Belle with Orioles

Easy hors d'oeuvres make entertaining a snap

Senior calendar

Carving a turkey is a matter of procedure

People's pharmacy

Makeup artist builds confidence with beauty tips

Bugs, Rugrats claim Thanksgiving box office crown

Off the wall: Express lane is shopper's war zone

Expert: Stuffing holes in Titanic may have saved lives

Historian finishes trek along Underground Railroad path taken by slaves

Age old questions: Help sleeping


The supermarket shopper: Price reduction often not passed along by stores

Small portions: News from the world of food

Cocoa lifts traditional bread-pudding recipe

Shrimp and runner beans a fast combination

Xtreme style

Weighty matters

Adviceline: Change in girl's attitude hurts friend's feelings

Xtreme calendar

What's online for Wednesday

Countdown begins for start of space station construction

S&L customers can bank electronically under new rules

Retailers have high hopes for future of electronic gift cards

Microsoft trial focuses on aggressive tactics

Netscape employees wooed by AOL with offer to stay

Future televisions hanging on a thin line

Space station looking for a name

Microsoft: Computer makers still offering Netscape software

The geek streets of Tokyo

Oldest astronaut's only flight problem came after landing

Painkillers missing dangers

New software called the 'lava lamp of poetry'

China's Internet police step up fight against hackers

U.N. calls for ban on human cloning

Court-appointed panel finds no definite link between implants, diseases

Technology gives new life to old games

Selective Service begins online registration

Microsoft trial turns to 'Java' pollution

Computer hacker-turned-informant on the lam again