Union Pacific reclaiming lost business

Deal could hurt generic drug makers

Russian ruble plunges again

New quarter pressed

Drug makers Zeneca, Astra in merger talks

American cities are developing an international outlook

Business briefs

Heinz reports 22 percent earnings increase

Liz Claiborne to cut 400 jobs

BellSouth's CEO frustrated on long-distance

Purchasing managers predict continued growth

Foreign company to buy U.S. electric company

Low cost for gas to hold

Personal accounts for Social Security proposed

McColl offended by questions about hiring women

Shoppers return to downtown

Economy expected to be OK

Stocks rise, Nasdaq at new high

Mutual fund expenses can be very costly

Tulane hires Bulldogs assistant Chris Scelfo

College notes: Champ Bailey wins Bronko Nagurski Award

College notes: Johnson contacted to discuss coaching jobs

A&M linebacker Dat Nguyen wins Lombardi

Carter named SEC's top freshman

Holtz expects to have staff in place by Friday

Peach Bowl sellout expected

Rodriguez considers Bowden's offer

Georgia Southern player overcomes challenges

Texas back tops, in line for Heisman

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

Lynx rookie ready for comeback

Daneyko sets Devils record

Teacher's statments lead to suspension, demotion

Officials suspend educator

Across the area

Residents get view of plans for park

Officer causes car crash, officials say

Cuts may endanger area patient

Children's medical center opens

Panelists split money meant for new center

Shootings might be connected

House must be moved

You can learn much from dogs

Media tour finds no bats in Lace House

Canal plan gets range of opinions

Bowlers serve veterans meal

Transportation, air quality to top legislative agenda

Fifth-graders graduate from DARE program

Improvements slowing traffic on Fury's Ferry

Children take to new hospital

Book chronicles suffrage event

Across the area

Brightening things

Jury convicts ex-caseworker

Board newcomers test waters

Child care cost spurs request for assistance

SRS may face allotment cuts of $17 million

Builder hanging up his holiday project

Investigators try to hone in on gunmen

Lights may improve at interchange

Audit gets OK of board

Arts groups vie for city dollars

Exhibition game set for Dec. 19

NBA cancels All-Star game

NFL notes: Brunell out for Oilers' game

Instant replay could be in play for NFL playoffs

A gift for Testaverde

Falcons hope to avoid another slow start

Opponents, not pressure, taking toll on Broncos

Capers praises Biakabutuka for relief role

Buckaneers back in playoff race

Poll finds support for new Hartford stadium

Last three games could be playoffs preview

Pack remains positive despite injuries, losses

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Ms. Kathryn Corbin

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Mrs. Alice Walden

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Two fine coaches 120898 - The Augusta Chronicle

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Presidents Cup not yet a pressure cooker

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

Olympic gymnast returns to court to keep father away

Arizona franchise is young, players aren't

Clemens talks narrowed to half-dozen

No decision yet on Tyson probation

Overtime: Women's boxing event set for Augusta

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

Court decision to determine Tyson's future

DiMaggio takes 'serious turn for the worse'

A changing of the guard for U.S. golf

New documentary looks candidly at boxing legend

Tools of the trade

Supermarket shopper

Off the Wall: Memory Lane is not a family address

Age old questions

Museum a tribute to Cold War espionage

Senior calendar

Small portions

Quick cooking with Karin

Simple gifts

Sound alert on medication interaction

Actor finds change of pace in new character

`Rolie Polie Olie' is a delight

Barley lentil soup a hearty meal

Net chat: Eric Zeier

Christmas crush

Xtreme calendar

Xtreme style

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

Student's approach to measuring Milky Way wins astronomy honor

Scientists urge research into cloning to treat disease

Computer mouse turns 30 years old

Demand for dried food climbs with Y2K concern

Smyrna chosen as site for AOL computer operations center

Space station parts wired together

Computer companies join telcos in FCC request

Company offers an Olympic upset

Tool time: Computer helps remodeling efforts

South Carolina withdraws from Microsoft suit

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

Interactive ventures bet viewers want a closer relationship with their TV

Microsoft: Y2K bugs found in Windows 98

Industrial pollution and dust crosses Pacific

FDA approves laser blood sugar test for diabetics

Holiday bells a-pealing with good PC buys

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

Georgia Power to mix gas with coal to reduce pollution