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Blue chip stocks give up strong gains

Brazil's Senate passes key austerity measure

Govenmnet investment in stock market seen as bullish

States to meet on tobacco farmer payments

Cable TV company selling its cellular business

Two Japanese banks tentatively agree to merge

Meat inspectors find fault with new food safety program

Professor touts diversity

Greenspan warns of possible stock decline

Focus on the company, not stock price, may help investments

Real estate building changes hands

Additional business news

A penny for your thoughts, not letters

Dean: State can expect good economic growth

Clinton proposes to use budget surpluses to preserve Social Security

Nasdaq at new high

Mall owners negotiate sale

Vermont utility, home generator in tussle

GM: 4th-quarter earnings better than expected

BankAmerica reports fourth quarter loss

Blue Devils roll past Clemson

Jaguars rout rival Pacers

Maryland tops Georgia Tech

Vols shut down Bulldogs

Jags, Pacers to renew rivalry

Impressive play by Augusta State

New Mexico St. dominates New Mexico

Connecticut survives scare from Miami

Vanderbilt cruises past sinking South Carolina

Auburn-Kentucky an unexpected showdown

Argument over start of the century is nothing new
The year 1900 began in Georgia with ice and snow sweeping much of the state, along with a debate about whether the year marked the beginning of a new century or the last year of an old one.

At turn of century, Georgia bleak with slivers of hope
Complaints about traffic congestion. Alarm about urban infrastructure needs. Deploring a negative, divisive political campaign. Those topics, found in the Georgia news media in recent weeks, can also be unearthed from the news pages of 1900, demonstrating that some things haven't changed much from the beginning of the 20th century to its final year.

Dates of the Millennium - January 21
On this day in 1793, during the French Revolution, King Louis XVI, condemned for treason, was executed on the guillotine ...

Italian sculpted statue in 1875
It's probably fitting that upon exiting the News Building on Augusta's Broad Street, one of the first things you'll see is a statue modeled after Confederate soldier Berry Benson.

Dates of the Millennium - January 20
On this day in 1981, Iran released 52 Americans it had held hostage for 444 days, minutes after the presidency had passed from Jimmy Carter to Ronald Reagan.

Thomson needs OT to turn back Burke

Butler handles Lakeside

Hancock holds off Harlem

North Augusta continues winning streak

Lynx win in overtime

Panthers top Islanders

Lynx stop skid

A day by the pond

Student loan defaulters may lose licenses

Holiday leftovers

Chancellor opposes pharmacy closing

Jailed men awarded thousands

Building OKs get costlier

Council drops video poker law

At turn of century, Georgia bleak with slivers of hope

State must be unified, leader says

Testimony begins in suit against county

It's all tastefully Italian at Mimmo's Restaurant owner from Milan brings spicy Mediterranean flavors to Augusta

Chaffee Park changes proposed

'Cold' not same for everyone

Tenenbaum outlines plans for improving education

Retirement magazine touts Augusta

City expands water system

Argument over start of the century is nothing new

Georgia educator to compete for national teacher award

Council delays sheriff's new traffic division

Rules please poker owners

Italian sculpted statue in 1875

Area blood supplies at critical low

Organizations unite to help homeless

Across the area

None hurt in shooting spree

Across the area

Classroom boogie

Schools much over budget for substitutes

Gaming protests arranged

Dates of the Millennium - January 20

Nature groups sue over roads

Dates of the Millennium - January 21

Sheriff's operator dismissed


NBA's busiest day is here

End of lockout relief for Floyd

Rodman retiring, maybe

A big retirement, more rumors and another delay

McDyess chooses Nuggets, Suns plot strategy

Policy meets with Shaw, says Billick didn't fit

Reeves relives ouster

Super Bowl security a top secret affair

Broncos defense doesn't give ground

Move over Otto Graham, Big Dawg's in the hall

Falcons ride Andersen into Super Bowl

Bennett back to try again for Super Bowl ring

Falcons notes: Chandler's wife gives birth to a girl

Super Bowl's a losing bet for compulsive gamblers

Browns give Palmer a second look

Anheuser-Busch to be lone beer advertiser on Super Bowls through 2002

Mrs. Mary Everhart

Mr. George Carter

Mr. David Odom

Mrs. Olian Mathis

Mrs. Paula Farmer

Mr. Johnny Pinkston Sr.

Mr. Wallis Blume

Mr. David Cooper

Mr. Everett Dorch Sr.

Miss Mary Davis

Mrs. Ruth Swearingen

Mrs. Viola Clark

Mr. Warren Stickney

Mrs. Nell Rushing

Mrs. Genevieve Ruffino

Mr. Wyman Powers

Mrs. Margie Green

Mr. John Hooks

Mr. Louis Mays

Mrs. Donna Wallace

Mr. Daniel Sink

Mr. Byant Steven Neal

Mrs. Marian Brown

Mr. David Crawford Jr.

Mrs. Winnie Seays

Mr. Joseph Grant

Mrs. Edith Hatcher

Mrs. Polly Consentino

Mrs. Estelle Davis

Mr. Dennis Hopkins

Mrs. Mamie Seays

Mrs. Margaret Bragg

Mrs. Agnes Fain

Mr. Gerald Newman

Mrs. Millie Parker

Mr. Lyle Hershey

Mr. Leroy McKeller

Mrs. Ruth Cleckley

Mrs. Inez Dunbar

Mr. L. Raymond Chambers

Mr. Gordon Garner

Mrs. Thetis Odom

Mrs. Mauree Johnson

Mr. Ralph Figarola

Mrs. Lillie Lovett

Mr. George Cox

Mrs. Margaret Shealy

Ms. Elizabeth Rice

Programs offer hope for abused, neglected children 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Says SunTrust nearly ready for Y2K 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Slams new school for Fort Gordon 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Suspects Clinton of `pact with devil' 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Embarrassed Chamber 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

No witnesses? 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Notes dangers of school bus stop 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

What a quirk 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Claims SRS workers' morale `dead' 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Book 'im, Bill! 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits scant coverage of celebration 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Celebration honors the memory of Scotland's poet 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

Hits sports columnist's coverage 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Laments abortion `continues to kill' 012099 - The Augusta Chronicle

`Slick Willie' scores 012199 - The Augusta Chronicle

Huston among Hope leaders

Tigers name baseball first female groundskeeper

Russian government accused of stealing Olympic winnings

Federal grand jury to begin hearing testimony in Salt Lake case

Suddenly, Rafter's on top Down Under

Welsh makes return to Thomson

Jordan shows he can still thrill a crowd, hit some shots

Overtime: Baseball's arbitration season begins

Korda gets Australian Open win

Henry begins campaign to win back Marlins fans

Death Valley to be upgraded

Cuba vs. Orioles: not just yet

Slinky, antibiotics, baby boom mark 1940s stamps

Probe finds health-care workers don't always wash their hands

Health capsules

Study: No evidence high fiber prevents colon cancer

Mysterious stranger leaves roses, cognac on macabre poet's grave

Banana cream pie gets a twist

Heading off your personal Y2K bug

Small portions

HPV test may unlock the door to cancer vaccine

When moving, hold on to the memories

Veggie quesadillas a great game day treats

PBS show explores extreme nature of Soviet state

Eat for life

Sumptuous soup

Snobs about beer

Cornbread recipe comes with baggage

Strict regimen can counter heart problems

'The PJs' raising howls in black community

Health and fitness calendar

Study: New weight-loss drug helped obese lose weight

Report: Scientists should alter ethnic groupings

China imposes two-year sentence in first Internet dissent case

At Home Corp. to buy Excite

USDA setting up gene research center at Cornell

`Master cell' exempt from U.S. ban on embryo research

Sotheby's announces Internet auction site

SRS may ship radioactive waste off site soon

NASA launch of X-ray telescope delayed more than month

Intel will build chips with security capabilities

New blue laser to be unveiled

Government highlights Microsoft contract restrictions

Delta imposing fee for non-web transactions

Internet porn law headed back to the courts

Government focuses on where it's most vulnerable

Pluto may be demoted

New blue laser to be unveiled

Government highlights Microsoft contract restrictions

FCC considering plan to boost high-speed phone service.

Digital format PBS Kids Channel to debut