Heinz reports 22 percent earnings increase

Business briefs

Low cost for gas to hold

Foreign company to buy U.S. electric company

Stocks rise, Nasdaq at new high

Personal accounts for Social Security proposed

BellSouth's CEO frustrated on long-distance

New quarter pressed

McColl offended by questions about hiring women

Russian ruble plunges again

Drug makers Zeneca, Astra in merger talks

Deal could hurt generic drug makers

Shoppers return to downtown

Economy expected to be OK

Union Pacific reclaiming lost business

Purchasing managers predict continued growth

Liz Claiborne to cut 400 jobs

Mutual fund expenses can be very costly

American cities are developing an international outlook

Texas back tops, in line for Heisman

College notes: Champ Bailey wins Bronko Nagurski Award

Georgia Southern player overcomes challenges

College notes: Johnson contacted to discuss coaching jobs

Carter named SEC's top freshman

Peach Bowl sellout expected

A&M linebacker Dat Nguyen wins Lombardi

Rodriguez considers Bowden's offer

Holtz expects to have staff in place by Friday

Tulane hires Bulldogs assistant Chris Scelfo

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

Audit gets OK of board

Shootings might be connected

Media tour finds no bats in Lace House

SRS may face allotment cuts of $17 million

Fifth-graders graduate from DARE program

Child care cost spurs request for assistance

Brightening things

Officer causes car crash, officials say

Book chronicles suffrage event

Teacher's statments lead to suspension, demotion

Transportation, air quality to top legislative agenda

Arts groups vie for city dollars

Children take to new hospital

Panelists split money meant for new center

Lights may improve at interchange

House must be moved

Canal plan gets range of opinions

Bowlers serve veterans meal

Across the area

Children's medical center opens

Builder hanging up his holiday project

Investigators try to hone in on gunmen

Cuts may endanger area patient

Officials suspend educator

Residents get view of plans for park

Across the area

You can learn much from dogs

Jury convicts ex-caseworker

Improvements slowing traffic on Fury's Ferry

Board newcomers test waters

NBA cancels All-Star game

Exhibition game set for Dec. 19

Capers praises Biakabutuka for relief role

Opponents, not pressure, taking toll on Broncos

Falcons hope to avoid another slow start

A gift for Testaverde

Poll finds support for new Hartford stadium

NFL notes: Brunell out for Oilers' game

Buckaneers back in playoff race

Instant replay could be in play for NFL playoffs

Pack remains positive despite injuries, losses

Last three games could be playoffs preview

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Presidents Cup not yet a pressure cooker

No decision yet on Tyson probation

Clemens talks narrowed to half-dozen

Olympic gymnast returns to court to keep father away

Arizona franchise is young, players aren't

Overtime: Women's boxing event set for Augusta

Court decision to determine Tyson's future

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

DiMaggio takes 'serious turn for the worse'

A changing of the guard for U.S. golf

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

Museum a tribute to Cold War espionage

Sound alert on medication interaction

New documentary looks candidly at boxing legend

Off the Wall: Memory Lane is not a family address

Tools of the trade

Age old questions

Actor finds change of pace in new character

Small portions

Senior calendar

Simple gifts

`Rolie Polie Olie' is a delight

Supermarket shopper

Barley lentil soup a hearty meal

Quick cooking with Karin

Christmas crush

Net chat: Eric Zeier

Xtreme calendar

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

Xtreme style

Georgia Power to mix gas with coal to reduce pollution

Demand for dried food climbs with Y2K concern

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

Computer mouse turns 30 years old

Company offers an Olympic upset

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

Microsoft: Y2K bugs found in Windows 98

Smyrna chosen as site for AOL computer operations center

Industrial pollution and dust crosses Pacific

Interactive ventures bet viewers want a closer relationship with their TV

Holiday bells a-pealing with good PC buys

South Carolina withdraws from Microsoft suit

Computer companies join telcos in FCC request

Scientists urge research into cloning to treat disease

Student's approach to measuring Milky Way wins astronomy honor

Tool time: Computer helps remodeling efforts

FDA approves laser blood sugar test for diabetics

Space station parts wired together