Gasoline prices lowest in 8 years

Russia receives praise, but no money, from IMF chief

Exxon, Mobil very different partners

Exxon buying Mobil for $77.2 billion

Study: Small portion of debtors can affort to repay

Bi-Lo planning expansion

World Bank still sees a risk of recession

Brokerages make it tougher to trade in some Internet stocks

December is time for last-minute decisions to lower taxes

Business briefs

Additional business news

Kellogg plans to cut hundreds of jobs

Boeing to slash up to 48,000 jobs by 2000

Columbia sells home health care agencies in six states

Rancher allegedly bilked investors of $100 million

New home building helps U.S. economy

Department store chains lose customers

Kellogg to announce job cuts

Pressure to choose relieved

O'Leary wins ACC honor

Bowden officially takes post today

Fans charged about new coach

Heisman contenders go for Ricky

Florida assistant Carl Franks to be new Duke coach

Huskies hope to topple mighty GSU

Bowden mulling options

College notebook

Post is Holtz's to take

A Hope Diamond among coaches

Men's hoops: New Mexico wins

Georgia wins with 'guts'

Maryland's Williams gets contract extension

ACC, Big Ten set up series

Women's hoops: Duke tallies victory

It may be bad, but at least it's basketball

McKissick's passion remains

Egekeze breaks away with 24-point effort

Butler holds off scrappy Aiken team

Penguins meet payroll with Rangers' trade money

Swedish Lynx player dreams to make NHL

Hospital workers seek aid

Woman part of airborne family

Suspect in 3 shootings transferred

Empty Stocking: Caring for child taps out mother

Convenience store owner settles suit for $550,000

Strict type of discipline helps school

Widower faces hard times

Change in party possible

Selling holiday trees

Holiday display

Installing new traffic signals

Deputy uses noose to save Doberman

River hit by raw sewage

Official gets top position

Augusta residents take part in World AIDS Day events

Man found guilty of beating murder

Neighborhood hidden among swamplands

Board considers beach-driving limits

Lottery winner still has to work

Taste of class

Board approves island beach-driving rules

Commission votes to join class-action tobacco suit

Schools short on male teachers

Company purchases Evans site

Department leader candidates run gamut

Republican senators keep leadership roles

Sewage spills into Savannah River

Planners want imput for canal project

Experts: Lottery should run separate from government

GOP retains committee control in Statehouse

Councilman questions toll idea

It's all in how you look at it

Indigent care funds uncertain

Additional area news

Auto wreck claims two area women

Manufacturer will not locate at Aiken site

Ex-coach appears in impeachment case

La Nina causing warm temperatures

Salvation Army hit by looters

Hitchcock faces campaign with mixed feelings

All eyes on labor talks in Manhattan

NFL notes: Falcons strike deal to train at Furman

Chandler ready to return

Bills beat deadline, will stay in Buffalo

Manning looks to Falcons, not record

Mrs. Inez Poole

Ms. Cynthia McManus

Mrs. Carrie Parks

Mrs. Eleanor Doscher

Mr. Kelly Hendrix Jr.

Mrs. Gertrude Johnson

Mrs. Martha Lamb

Mrs. Evelyn Leezer

Mrs. Jeanette Widener

Mr. Calvin Jones

Mrs. Ruby Reeder

Mrs. Rosina Benjamin

Mrs. Georgia Crouch

Mr. T. Robert Morgan Sr.

Mr. Patrick Young

Mrs. Meta Zissett

Mrs. Anna Brown

Mrs. Sheryl Brown

Mrs. Evelyn Seals

Mr. Vernon Wiley

Ms. Kimberly Barlow

Mrs. Fannie Carter

Mrs. Elizabeth Selph

Mrs. Ann Murphy

Mr. Thomas Spires Sr.

Mrs. Debbie Vespucci

Mrs. Audrey Townsend

Mrs. Katharine Massee

Mr. Benjamin Hankerson Jr.

Mrs. Phyllis Barbee

Mrs. Robbie Wiley

Some bipartisanship 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Charges holiday `price gouging' 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suggests potential school district chief 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Evading the law, again 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suggests parks to replace empty stores 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Warlord wins 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes books that honor city's history 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

An Army under siege 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Backs fight for prescriptive authority 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Jabs `uninspiring' football coach 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits murder headline on Thanksgiving 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

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

Against more Cumberland Island traffic 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Our blind veep 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says religion, science compatible 120398 - The Augusta Chronicle

One in, one out 120298 - The Augusta Chronicle

Aussie skier spends hectic summer after Olympic medal

Team going for speed

Rangers hoping improved gloves, bats help pitchers

What next for the White Sox?

In baseball, sky is the limit for salaries

Speedway uncertain on date for Formula One race

Clemens demands trade

Golf notes: Daly coping with Sunday pressure

Belle signs on, Palmeiro gone

Johnson says he's worth the money

Tyson pleads no contest in assault case

Introductions might be needed in Orioles clubhouse

Overtime: Payne tabbed as speaker for banquet

Tyson's plea could land him in jail

Cocoa lifts traditional bread-pudding recipe

Easy hors d'oeuvres make entertaining a snap

Fighting flab with smoking ill advised

Finding stuttering treatment often difficult

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

Super slumber

Lawmakers ask parents to be wary of violent videos

Expert: Stuffing holes in Titanic may have saved lives

Small portions: News from the world of food

Carving a turkey is a matter of procedure

Diet's effects on breast cancer still unknown

Health capsules

Shrimp and runner beans a fast combination

Health calendar

'Knotted tongues' noted throughout the ages

Stuttering affects 25 million Americans

Commission won't seek ban on toys made with chemical

Future televisions hanging on a thin line

U.N. calls for ban on human cloning

Online sign-up starts for Selective Service

Communications technology explored

Painkillers missing dangers

Gates admits 'Java' posed threat

Virtual ads selling at ball parks

Retailers have high hopes for future of electronic gift cards

Space station looking for a name

Technology gives new life to old games

The geek streets of Tokyo

Netscape employees wooed by AOL with offer to stay

Selective Service begins online registration

Bad weather may stop shuttle launch

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

Retailers have high hopes for electronic gift cards

DNA experiment fixes mutant gene

Oldest astronaut's only flight problem came after landing

Research Council looks at future of weather science

New software called the 'lava lamp of poetry'

Earth may have tilted 600 million years ago

What's online for Wednesday

Microsoft trial focuses on aggressive tactics