Brokerages make it tougher to trade in some Internet stocks

Exxon buying Mobil for $77.2 billion

Two groups say MCI WorldCom fails to comply with FCC order

Internet companies drop

Pressure to choose relieved

Hot items may not help holiday toy sales

Bi-Lo planning expansion

Job prospects dimming for Japan's high school graduates

Study: Small portion of debtors can affort to repay

Deutsche Bank acquiring Bankers Trust for $10.1 billion

Business briefs

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

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

Area unemployment shows slight increase

Gasoline prices lowest in 8 years

EchoStar buys last satellite TV license

Value of construction contracts drops

Boeing to slash up to 48,000 jobs by 2000

College notebook

Duke fires Goldsmith; Sooners to get Stoops

Bowden visits Clemson campus

O'Leary wins ACC honor

Tech to meet Irish on Jan. 1

Bowden mulling options

Southern's Johnson wins Robinson Award

ACC, Big Ten set up series

UConn reigns in college hoops

Maryland's Williams gets contract extension

Paine men rally past Savannah State

Clemson steamrolls Radford

Butler holds off scrappy Aiken team

Egekeze breaks away with 24-point effort

Budget draft lacks tax increase

Decision coming soon for tritium site

Panel may assist some properties

Suspect in 3 shootings transferred

Murder trial set to begin

Salvation Army hit by looters

Augusta residents take part in World AIDS Day events

Commission votes to join class-action tobacco suit

Some soldiers jump for area symposium

Taste of class

Fire may still affect area water

Board considers beach-driving limits

Company purchases Evans site

La Nina causing warm temperatures

Crowds line up for show seats

Manufacturer will not locate at Aiken site

Additional area news

Convenience store owner settles suit for $550,000

Experts: Lottery should run separate from government

Man found guilty of beating murder

Area schools win cash awards for performances

Hitchcock faces campaign with mixed feelings

Administration plans vehicle access to Cumberland Island

Planners want imput for canal project

Medical official selected

Republican senators keep leadership roles

Crossing to close for repairs

It's all in how you look at it

Hospital workers seek aid

Neighborhood hidden among swamplands

Bonus awarded to store for prize ticket

Additional area news

Swing partners

Councilman questions toll idea

Hospital alloted increase

Ex-coach appears in impeachment case

Nuclear waste site could close

Widower faces hard times

Bequest interest wanted

Auto wreck claims two area women

House helps troubled women

Woman part of airborne family

Killer's appeal denied

Tutu much rehearsal

Man given 10-year sentence for aggravated sexual battery

Raiders may lose George

Bengals coach issues apology

49ers clinch winning season with win over Giants

Next goal for Falcons is to wrap up home field

Changes keep 49ers flustered

Bills beat deadline, will stay in Buffalo

Mrs. Margaret McConnell

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Mrs. Mable Lewis

Mrs. Ann Murphy

Mr. Joseph Dundon

Mrs. Carrie Parks

Mr. James Clark Jr.

Mrs. Anna Brown

Mrs. Annie Beck

Mrs. Inez Poole

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Mrs. Audrey Townsend

Mr. Herschel Beazley

Mrs. Rosina Benjamin

Mrs. Essie Wright

Mr. Benjamin Hankerson Jr.

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Mrs. Betty Stephens

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Mrs. Jessie Smith

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Mrs. Sheryl Brown

Mrs. Ruth Waters

Mr. James Entwistle

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

2000 All-Star game awarded to Turner Field

Lewis is getting what he wants, maybe more

Team going for speed

Johnson signs with Diamondbacks, Belle with Orioles

Tyson pleads no contest in assault case

Belle signs on, Palmeiro gone

Cocoa lifts traditional bread-pudding recipe

Senior calendar

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

Small portions: News from the world of food

Historian finishes trek along Underground Railroad path taken by slaves

Easy hors d'oeuvres make entertaining a snap

Water-cising

Expert: Stuffing holes in Titanic may have saved lives

Bugs, Rugrats claim Thanksgiving box office crown

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

People's pharmacy

Shrimp and runner beans a fast combination

Age old questions: Help sleeping

Carving a turkey is a matter of procedure

Makeup artist builds confidence with beauty tips

Xtreme calendar

Weighty matters

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

Xtreme style

Future televisions hanging on a thin line

U.N. calls for ban on human cloning

Space station looking for a name

Oldest astronaut's only flight problem came after landing

Painkillers missing dangers

Computer hacker-turned-informant on the lam again

New software called the 'lava lamp of poetry'

Microsoft trial turns to 'Java' pollution

What's online for Wednesday

Technology gives new life to old games

The geek streets of Tokyo

Retailers have high hopes for future of electronic gift cards

Selective Service begins online registration

Netscape employees wooed by AOL with offer to stay

China's Internet police step up fight against hackers

Microsoft trial focuses on aggressive tactics

Microsoft: Computer makers still offering Netscape software

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

S&L customers can bank electronically under new rules

Countdown begins for start of space station construction