Holiday season gloomy for retailers

Lockheed issues profit warning

Federal Reserve leaves interest rates unchanged

CNBC issues rules to prevent conflict-of-interest

Economy grew at robust rate in third quarter

Hot-selling Santa made by Boone entrepreneur

Justice Department closes snack investigation without charges

Pilots union board endorses proposed contract

Business briefs

A Schoenbaum again becomes Shoney's chairman

Area law firms will merge

Russia, U.S. sign long-awaited food aid deal

Judge approves multimillion dollar Nationwide award

Banks and industry spread the word about the Euro

Court upholds long-distance restrictions on Baby Bells

Toy basketball sets being recalled

At Boeing, Christmas layoffs aren't that bleak

Russian Communists plan to give quick approval to budget

Workers lose jobs after hurricane hits original Banana Republic

Small business owners see no fast cure for euro headaches

Business briefs

Retailers brace for returns

Here and now is Cremins' philosophy

Big East: UConn complaints not valid

Purdue gets eighth straight win, defeats South Carolina

Records fall as Maryland romps 132-57

Tech shocks heels

Final Georgia football poll

Lady Wildcats win in Savannah play

Lynx's Soling all-star starter

Senators top Canadiens

Health center's site aids convenience

County to donate land to technical learning center

Mother's job barely pays household bills

Funding to assist homeless

Across the area

Out-of-state drivers dodge tolls, penalties

Fatal accident

Mom wants to help teen-ager with AIDS

Need for aid

Hodges obtains Columbia home lease

Holiday vacation

A little help

Prison's policies reviewed


Agency chairman selected

Families hold hope on holiday

Deployments make family life hard

Across the area

Civic center has its 1st profitable month in history

Kwanzaa honors heritage

Weather to turn naughty, not nice

A Christmas story

Fewer blacks enroll

County adds to library

Edgefield honors Thurmond

City denies role in cattle deaths

Social agencies working hard for every dollar

Woman glows on holiday

Charities surviving by holiday donations

NAACP's return begins

Deal could facilitate building of new airport terminal

Dad sees reflection in his son

Georgians fill up before traveling

Store specializing in huge shoes hurting because of lockout

What's so funny about the lockout? The commercials

Nike gives its once-coddled NBA stars a new message: no play, no pay

Key Board of Governors meeting set for Jan. 7

Coaches keep things normal

Defense will give Miami a chance in playoffs

Cooke optimistic, players concerned over Redskins sale

Are Cowboys paper tigers?

Linebacker Kevin Greene pondering retirement

Jets say they won't lose their edge

Mr. Willie Coleman

Mrs. Pearl Roberts

Mrs. Frances Phoenix

Mr. William Mims

Mrs. Juanita Curtis

Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy

Mrs. Pearl Burns

Mr. Robert Jennings

Mr. Sylvester Youngblood

Mr. Roosevelt Houston

Mr. Leonard Hawkins

Mrs. Earle Strickland

Mr. C. Wilson Cole

Mrs. Mary Coward

Mrs. Mary Kuhl

Mr. Henry Jacobs

Mr. William Mims

Mr. Bert Winterbottom

Mrs. Bessie Davis

Mr. Russell Moore

Mrs. Edith Moore

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Discuss the meaning of Christmas 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says nation 'has suffered enough' 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Takes hope in Clinton impeachment 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Defends ability of 'physician extenders' 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

A break for SRS 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

'Yes, Virginia ...' 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Raps 'attack on the presidency' 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Urges gas consumers to contact PSC 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits timing of U.S. assault on Iraq 122498 - The Augusta Chronicle

Columnist: Has a poor safety record taken fun out of Disney World's Magic Kingdom? 122398 - The Augusta Chronicle

Vancouver gets go-ahead for CART race

Tennis body accepts Korda's excuse on drug test

ABL folds in third season

Clemens withdraws trade demand

Home alone for Christmas with no ABL

Another shootout looms in Motor City Bowl

Appalachian State offers course on history of NASCAR

Overtime: Seven Eagles honored as All-Americans

Another O'Meara feat: king of the silly season

Next up for Mitchell: Olympic scandal

Justice Department joins parade of probes into Olympic bid

Golf's global stage keeps growing

Christmas quiz tests knowledge of yuletide know-it-alls

Chocolate gives tradtional pumpkin treat a twist

Health capsules: Incontinence relief

Individual meat loaves tempt at dinner

Staying healthy, safe through winter months

Cook's winning recipes qualify her for national contest


CBS's Hewitt has answer to glut of political TV ads

Supermarket shopper

Secondhand smoke: No surprises

Simple elegance

Beef-and-potato stir fry is quick and nutritious

Holiday season brings stress to romantic relationships

Film focuses on purity of Georgian's screenplay

Small portions

Family holiday traditions

Lynda's prize-winning recipes

Health and fitness calendar

Eat for life

Children with asthma more likely to be obese

If celebrating involves drinking, be ready for mourning after

$500 million facility to be built at SRS

Study finds link between fertility, life span

Senegal moves to ban female genital mutilation

New SRS mission to give area economic boost

Round-the-world balloonists cross China

Internet Christmas cards gain popularity

AOL helps turn up heat on spammers

Apple's iMac becomes best-selling personal computer in November

Virus hits central computer

Civilian nuclear reactor to produce weapons

Scientists restore contact with spacecraft tracking asteroid

Gift to strengthen university math, science programs