American cities are developing an international outlook

Deal could hurt generic drug makers

Drug makers Zeneca, Astra in merger talks

Low cost for gas to hold

Russian ruble plunges again

Heinz reports 22 percent earnings increase

Personal accounts for Social Security proposed

Purchasing managers predict continued growth

Economy expected to be OK

Mutual fund expenses can be very costly

Liz Claiborne to cut 400 jobs

Union Pacific reclaiming lost business

New quarter pressed

McColl offended by questions about hiring women

Stocks rise, Nasdaq at new high

BellSouth's CEO frustrated on long-distance

Shoppers return to downtown

Foreign company to buy U.S. electric company

Business briefs

Georgia Southern player overcomes challenges

College notes: Johnson contacted to discuss coaching jobs

Holtz expects to have staff in place by Friday

Texas back tops, in line for Heisman

College notes: Champ Bailey wins Bronko Nagurski Award

Peach Bowl sellout expected

Rodriguez considers Bowden's offer

Tulane hires Bulldogs assistant Chris Scelfo

Carter named SEC's top freshman

A&M linebacker Dat Nguyen wins Lombardi

UConn loves Moore's defense

Lincoln haunted by loss

Young, Navas named new coaches at schools

Walker paces Jackets in win against Evans

Egekeze's second-half play fires Westside to home win

Daneyko sets Devils record

Lynx rookie ready for comeback

Transportation, air quality to top legislative agenda

Cuts may endanger area patient

Residents get view of plans for park

Panelists split money meant for new center

Lights may improve at interchange

Teacher's statments lead to suspension, demotion

Builder hanging up his holiday project

Investigators try to hone in on gunmen

Officer causes car crash, officials say

SRS may face allotment cuts of $17 million

Shootings might be connected

House must be moved

Child care cost spurs request for assistance

Media tour finds no bats in Lace House

Audit gets OK of board

Bowlers serve veterans meal

Jury convicts ex-caseworker

Children's medical center opens

Canal plan gets range of opinions

Improvements slowing traffic on Fury's Ferry

Brightening things

Fifth-graders graduate from DARE program

Book chronicles suffrage event

Children take to new hospital

You can learn much from dogs

Across the area

Arts groups vie for city dollars

Board newcomers test waters

Across the area

Officials suspend educator

Exhibition game set for Dec. 19

NBA cancels All-Star game

Instant replay could be in play for NFL playoffs

Falcons hope to avoid another slow start

Pack remains positive despite injuries, losses

NFL notes: Brunell out for Oilers' game

Last three games could be playoffs preview

Opponents, not pressure, taking toll on Broncos

Buckaneers back in playoff race

Poll finds support for new Hartford stadium

A gift for Testaverde

Capers praises Biakabutuka for relief role

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Chafes at losing to a `Republican' 120898 - The Augusta Chronicle

Offers toast to local musical talent 120998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Resents way 'God's Man' treated 120998 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments a 'loss of rights' 120998 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Clemens talks narrowed to half-dozen

No decision yet on Tyson probation

Overtime: Women's boxing event set for Augusta

Arizona franchise is young, players aren't

O'Meara, Pak, Irwin win golf writers' awards

Presidents Cup not yet a pressure cooker

Couples' presence giving U.S. an edge in cup play

Court decision to determine Tyson's future

DiMaggio takes 'serious turn for the worse'

Olympic gymnast returns to court to keep father away

A changing of the guard for U.S. golf

Sound alert on medication interaction

Simple gifts

`Rolie Polie Olie' is a delight

Off the Wall: Memory Lane is not a family address

Tools of the trade

Museum a tribute to Cold War espionage

Quick cooking with Karin

Barley lentil soup a hearty meal

Supermarket shopper

Actor finds change of pace in new character

Small portions

Age old questions

New documentary looks candidly at boxing legend

Senior calendar

`That '70s Show' a blast from the past

Net chat: Eric Zeier

Xtreme style

Christmas crush

Xtreme calendar

Student's approach to measuring Milky Way wins astronomy honor

Computer mouse turns 30 years old

Computer companies join telcos in FCC request

Industrial pollution and dust crosses Pacific

Scientists: Earth's radiation belt pose a risk to satellites

Scientists urge research into cloning to treat disease

Fault line on Jupiter's moon Europa similar to San Andreas fault

Smyrna chosen as site for AOL computer operations center

Georgia Power to mix gas with coal to reduce pollution

Demand for dried food climbs with Y2K concern

Tool time: Computer helps remodeling efforts

Space station parts wired together

Microsoft: Y2K bugs found in Windows 98

Holiday bells a-pealing with good PC buys

FDA approves laser blood sugar test for diabetics

Company offers an Olympic upset

Interactive ventures bet viewers want a closer relationship with their TV

South Carolina withdraws from Microsoft suit