Liz Claiborne to cut 400 jobs

BellSouth's CEO frustrated on long-distance

Heinz reports 22 percent earnings increase

American cities are developing an international outlook

Russian ruble plunges again

Personal accounts for Social Security proposed

Union Pacific reclaiming lost business

Shoppers return to downtown

McColl offended by questions about hiring women

Foreign company to buy U.S. electric company

Business briefs

Stocks rise, Nasdaq at new high

New quarter pressed

Purchasing managers predict continued growth

Deal could hurt generic drug makers

Mutual fund expenses can be very costly

Economy expected to be OK

Low cost for gas to hold

Drug makers Zeneca, Astra in merger talks

Texas back tops, in line for Heisman

Georgia Southern player overcomes challenges

Peach Bowl sellout expected

Holtz expects to have staff in place by Friday

College notes: Johnson contacted to discuss coaching jobs

Rodriguez considers Bowden's offer

A&M linebacker Dat Nguyen wins Lombardi

Tulane hires Bulldogs assistant Chris Scelfo

Carter named SEC's top freshman

College notes: Champ Bailey wins Bronko Nagurski Award

UConn loves Moore's defense

Lincoln haunted by loss

Young, Navas named new coaches at schools

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

Walker paces Jackets in win against Evans

Lynx rookie ready for comeback

Daneyko sets Devils record

Cuts may endanger area patient

Transportation, air quality to top legislative agenda

Jury convicts ex-caseworker

Residents get view of plans for park

Lights may improve at interchange

Fifth-graders graduate from DARE program

Teacher's statments lead to suspension, demotion

Across the area

Book chronicles suffrage event

Canal plan gets range of opinions

Audit gets OK of board

Arts groups vie for city dollars

You can learn much from dogs

Panelists split money meant for new center

Child care cost spurs request for assistance

House must be moved

Media tour finds no bats in Lace House

Investigators try to hone in on gunmen

Bowlers serve veterans meal

Children's medical center opens

Brightening things

Improvements slowing traffic on Fury's Ferry

Shootings might be connected

Builder hanging up his holiday project

Board newcomers test waters

Officials suspend educator

SRS may face allotment cuts of $17 million

Children take to new hospital

Across the area

Officer causes car crash, officials say

Exhibition game set for Dec. 19

NBA cancels All-Star game

Instant replay could be in play for NFL playoffs

A gift for Testaverde

Poll finds support for new Hartford stadium

Pack remains positive despite injuries, losses

Capers praises Biakabutuka for relief role

NFL notes: Brunell out for Oilers' game

Opponents, not pressure, taking toll on Broncos

Last three games could be playoffs preview

Falcons hope to avoid another slow start

Buckaneers back in playoff race

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No decision yet on Tyson probation

Court decision to determine Tyson's future

Olympic gymnast returns to court to keep father away

Clemens talks narrowed to half-dozen

DiMaggio takes 'serious turn for the worse'

A changing of the guard for U.S. golf

Overtime: Women's boxing event set for Augusta

Presidents Cup not yet a pressure cooker

Arizona franchise is young, players aren't

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

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

Simple gifts

Senior calendar

Barley lentil soup a hearty meal

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

Supermarket shopper

New documentary looks candidly at boxing legend

Actor finds change of pace in new character

Small portions

Age old questions

Sound alert on medication interaction

`Rolie Polie Olie' is a delight

Net chat: Eric Zeier

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

Xtreme calendar

Xtreme style

Christmas crush

Holiday bells a-pealing with good PC buys

Scientists urge research into cloning to treat disease

Georgia Power to mix gas with coal to reduce pollution

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

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

Industrial pollution and dust crosses Pacific

Smyrna chosen as site for AOL computer operations center

Tool time: Computer helps remodeling efforts

Microsoft: Y2K bugs found in Windows 98

Demand for dried food climbs with Y2K concern

Student's approach to measuring Milky Way wins astronomy honor

Company offers an Olympic upset

FDA approves laser blood sugar test for diabetics

South Carolina withdraws from Microsoft suit

Computer companies join telcos in FCC request

Interactive ventures bet viewers want a closer relationship with their TV

Computer mouse turns 30 years old

Space station parts wired together