Jackets shut out Suns

Braves notebook: Klesko, Boone struggle during series

Braves notebook: Glavine close to joining elite group

Braves sweep series with Padres

Big Cat rescues Braves

GreenJackets rout Hagerstown

Business briefs
NEW YORK - The Dow's three-day winning streak ended Tuesday amid a downturn among retail, brokerage houses and health stocks.

WorldCom may expand in area
WorldCom is seeking government approval to offer high-speed, wireless Internet service in 60 markets, including Augusta.

Maker will replace bald tires

Heilig-Meyers plans local store closings

Firestone outlines pay plan

Maker will replace bald tires
Bridgestone/Firestone Inc. said authorized dealers will replace all recalled tires - even those so bald that they should not be on the road - at no charge.

Business briefs

Business briefs

Firestone outlines pay plan
Bridgestone/Firestone Inc. said Tuesday it will reimburse customers who earlier this year bought tires to replace ones included in its $350 million recall.

First Union faces buyout
Credit card giant MBNA Corp. says it will buy First Union Corp.'s credit card business, a move that could result in up to 150 jobs lost in Augusta.

Tire tied to more fatalities
DETROIT - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has raised to 62 the number of deaths it believes are linked to the Firestone tires now being recalled.

Business briefs
NEW YORK - Stock prices closed mixed Wednesday, as investors digested the dual effects of modest inflation brought about by a cooling economy.

Firestone faces state lawsuit
Forty-one state attorneys general discussed concerns during a conference call Tuesday about how Bridgestone/Firestone is recalling 6.5 million tires.

Heilig-Meyers plans local store closings
Heilig-Meyers Co. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Wednesday and said it will close 302 stores nationwide, including three in the Augusta area.

Firestone faces state lawsuit

Gamecocks lose freshman QB

Versatile athlete out of spotlight

Tigers counting on Leard

Augustan part of Jackets' turnaround

Predictions don't concern coach

O'Leary happy with Tech's progress

Watkins makes another move

Feels beaten deputy is penalized

S.C.'s deadly interstates

A reason for missile defense

Gore has experience to be president

Firestone's flat act

Don't build white concrete elephant

GOP ticket invites Teapot Dome II

Some Christians just don't get it

Abortion?

Truman stupidest president ever

Drivers must respect cyclists' rights

Few's phone bills

Restates need for Stallions turnout

U.S. run by Communist Manifesto

'Chronicle' doing the wrong thing

Questions about pregnant felon

Lava Lamps
Pat McAleer has had one since the 1960s. He took one to Vietnam, lost another in a divorce, in which he said the lamp was a contested item, and used a third in law school.

In the know: Price check
Each Wednesday, Price Check offers price comparisons on goods at area stores. This week: shaving supplies. Prices below were checked Thursday. No coupons or discount cards were used.

Capsules
An unusually high percentage of infants die of sudden infant death syndrome in child-care settings, a new study suggests.

Salad supper
Super-size salads are the star attractions on lunch menus everywhere. But at home they're usually relegated to the role of side dishes.

In the know
Mini Oreos hit grocery store shelves across the country Monday, joining their much larger sibling. The mini version is only an inch in diameter, one-fifth the size of the original Oreo, but features the same dark chocolate cookie and vanilla creme filling.

PGA notebook

PGA notebook: Nicklaus mourns loss of his mother

Duval withdraws from tourney

Pearson honored for 'slam'

Dorsey: Golf lacks drama these days

Woods mania continues

Langham hopes to continue success

Senate seat contender coming to Augusta
The leading Republican contender for the late Paul's Coverdell's U.S. Senate seat, former Sen. Mack Mattingly, will be in Augusta today for a stop on his campaign announcement tour.

Argument leads to shooting death, arrest
An argument over gunfire in an Augusta motel earlier this month triggered the shooting death of a man Monday night and the arrest of another man on a murder charge, a Richmond County Sheriff's Department sergeant said.

In the know

Lava Lamps

Salad supper

Lava Lamps

In the know: Price check

Preparing for the future
Strategic business plans, principles of entrepreneurship and return on investment are not traditionally common terms among teens preparing to enter their freshman year of high school.

Williams pleads for clemency

Board OKs more funds for DFCS

School violence drill hones skills

Hospital gets boost from aid
The new operating company for Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics reported a healthy $3 million surplus in its first month - thanks in part to state money.

Hospital gets boost from aid

Teachers excited

Few pays $642 bill for calls

Adams confirms plan to leave
EDGEFIELD, S.C. - County Administrator Wayne Adams confirmed Wednesday that he likely will leave his post in Edgefield to accept a new job in South Carolina's Lowcountry.

Delegates share enthusiasm

New skin donor program gives burn victims hope
Fresh skin means survival and recovery for people who suffer catastrophic burns. With a fresh skin donor program launched by the National Tissue Bank-Georgia Tissue Bank, chances are better than ever.

Georgia delegates welcome Lieberman

Delegates share enthusiasm
LOS ANGELES - South Carolina delegates to the Democratic National Convention say even though Republicans have them outnumbered in the Palmetto State, no one can beat their enthusiasm.

Sub rescue concerns area sailors

Preparing for the future

Augustan shot dead in home

Aiken deputies renovate office

Argument leads to shooting death, arrest

Across the area

Funding issue grounds plans for terminal

University dedicates its facility

State shortage of teachers could persist

Sub rescue concerns area sailors
For any sailors remaining alive on board, the Russian submarine Kursk is seeming more like a tomb with each passing moment, some former submariners said Wednesday.

Mattingly stops in Augusta

School violence drill hones skills
It was a chaotic scene: Two gunmen entered the cafeteria at Greenbrier High School and opened fire.

Augustan shot dead in home
An argument over gunfire in an Augusta motel earlier this month triggered the shooting death of a man Monday night and the arrest of another man on a murder charge, a Richmond County Sheriff's Department sergeant said.

Across the area
The mother of a girl struck by a vehicle as she crossed the street to reach her school bus has filed suit against the car's driver and the Richmond County Board of Education.

Mayor apologizes for secret tapings
REIDSVILLE - The mayor who secretly taped the activities of city office workers was in the spotlight Monday at a raucous city council meeting where some called for his resignation and others shouted their support.

Commission gets reprieve on setting gambling rules
Columbia County officials have four months to decide how to deal with video poker and other coin-operated amusement games.

State shortage of teachers could persist
State school Superintendent Linda Schrenko says it's possible many schools throughout the state will have substitute teachers all year.

Freshmen get acclimated

Funding issue grounds plans for terminal
If the Augusta Aviation Commission is thinking the city will help it pay for a proposed $50 million airport terminal at Bush Field, it might want to think again.

Senate seat contender coming to Augusta

Teachers excited
As Principal Jeff Carney walked down the halls of Greenbrier Middle School, he heard the sound of wolf howls coming from some classrooms.

Officials fast-track train plan

Legality debate divides city

Farmers lobby for relief bill

Golf lacks drama these days

Army trains for handling of civilians

Shealy elected to council

Suspect once worked in law enforcement

Farmers lobby for relief bill
COLUMBIA - South Carolina's agriculture community wants Congress to approve emergency funds next month to help farmers financially strapped by three years of drought.

Officials fast-track train plan
City commissioners are fast-tracking a plan to speed up downtown's slow-moving trains.

Commission undecided on interim fire chief

Shealy elected to council
Arthur Shealy was elected North Augusta's Republican nominee for city council Tuesday night, besting Harry Weigle in a special election by only 32 votes, 456 to 424.

Across the area

Freshmen get acclimated
North Augusta High School gave its incoming freshman a head start with an introduction to high school on Friday.

Carter urges Gore to distinguish himself

Man commits suicide in store parking lot
An Augusta man ended his own life Tuesday while being pursued by an off-duty Richmond County sheriff's deputy in a shopping mall parking lot.

Williams pleads for clemency
A week before his execution date, Augusta native Alexander Williams has written to the state Board of Pardons and Paroles admitting his guilt and asking for clemency.

Mattingly stops in Augusta
Calling the energy behind Texas Gov. George W. Bush's presidential campaign a ``luxury,'' GOP Senate candidate Mack Mattingly said Tuesday if elected he would keep Paul Coverdell's legacy alive.

Adams confirms plan to leave

Commission undecided on interim fire chief
Augusta commissioners still cannot decide who should be in charge of the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department.

Schools predict enrollment increases
Officials from Richmond and Columbia county schools are projecting more pupils will be enrolled this year, but first-day-of-school totals don't tell the whole story, they say.

Across the area
An Augusta man suspected of burning a toddler with cigarettes, biting and bruising him, and pulling out his hair was indicted Tuesday.

Indigent defenders win grants
The local Indigent Defense Committee scored not one but two coups Wednesday when it received grant money to get attorneys appointed more quickly for poor people and to assist mentally ill defendants.

Suspect once worked in law enforcement
A man indicted in two attacks on Richmond County sheriff's deputies this summer once worked in law enforcement.

Legality debate divides city
Allen Morris bought his first coin-operated amusement game in 1961.

Carter urges Gore to distinguish himself
LOS ANGELES - Al Gore must convince voters that, if they elect him president, he would carry on Bill Clinton's policies without the moral lapses that have tarnished the Clinton administration, former President Jimmy Carter said Tuesday.

Few pays $642 bill for calls
Former Augusta Fire Chief Ronnie Few reimbursed the city $642 on Wednesday for personal calls he made on his city-issued cell phone this year.

State delegates split on Reform
First-time party delegate Will Tinney came back to Aiken from the tumultuous Reform Party convention in Long Beach, Calif., pleased that Pat Buchanan prevailed over a split party and confident that the former CNN journalist will exceed expectations at the ballot box in November.

Army trains for handling of civilians
The Army always has trained its warriors to fight armed enemies. But this week, some Fort Gordon soldiers learned how to handle innocent bystanders.

Aiken deputies renovate office
AIKEN - Aiken County deputies will turn in their guns for paint brushes Friday as the sheriff's office undergoes a long-needed face-lift.

Georgia delegates welcome Lieberman
LOS ANGELES - When Gloria Greenbaum of Augusta heard last week that Democratic presidential hopeful Al Gore had named Sen. Joe Lieberman his running mate, she thought that putting the first Jew on a national ticket was politically shrewd.

University dedicates its facility
Augusta State University christened a facility Tuesday that is considered the first tangible piece of a $65 million plan to reshape the campus.

Allgood remembered at dedication event
The influence of Thomas F. Allgood Sr.'s life's work was apparent in another facet of the Augusta community early Tuesday.

Board OKs more funds for DFCS
ATLANTA - The Division of Family and Children Services could see an 18 percent increase in its budget, provided the General Assembly approves the proposed figure, which would help the troubled program reduce staff turnover and reduce caseloads.

QBs fight for roster spot

Ms. Harriet Pope
AIKEN - Ms. Harriet Clarke Pope, 84, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2000, at her residence.

Mr. David Wesby
WAYNESBORO. Ga. - Mr. David Wesby, 83, of Gray's Grove Church Road, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000, at Burke County Hospital.

Mr. Joseph Morin
GROVETOWN - Mr. Joseph R. Morin, 68, of Fourth Avenue, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at his residence.

Mrs. Ruth Handy
Mrs. Ruth Handy, 83, of Martinez, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at University Hospital, Augusta.

Mrs. Melba Marsh
JACKSON - Mrs. Melba Jean Beasley Marsh, 72, of Blume Court, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital, Augusta.

Mrs. Mamie Murry
THOMSON - Mrs. Mamie Murry, 97, of Twin Oaks Road, died Friday, August 11, 2000, at McDuffie Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Virginia Johnson
Mrs. Virginia Howell Johnson, 69, of West Kensington Drive, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

Mrs. Essie Smith
WRENS, Ga. - Mrs. Essie B. Smith, 82, of Atwell Station Road, died Friday, August 11, 2000, at Vencor Hospital, Atlanta.

Mr. Jack Autry
HARLEM - Mr. Jack Clinton Autry, 81, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at Peachtree Hospice, Dunwoody.

Miss Amanda Ratke
SYLVANIA, Ga. - Miss Amanda Joy Ratke, 20, died Monday, August 14, 2000, in Screven County.

Mrs. Molly Hiller
Mrs. Molly Spencer Hiller, 42, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at University Hospital.

Mr. Joseph Morin
GROVETOWN - Mr. Joseph R. Morin, 68, of Fourth Avenue, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at his residence.

Mr. Ronald Gibbons
AIKEN - Mr. Ronald Jacob Gibbons, 51, of Candy Lane, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers, Augusta.

Mrs. Virginia Blakeley
GROVETOWN - Mrs. Virginia Janette Hillman Blakeley, 65, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2000, at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Augusta.

Mr. Jack Johnson
SAVANNAH - Mr. Jack Johnson, 73, of Salt Creek Road, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at Hospice Savannah.

Mr. Robert Edwards Sr.
THOMSON - Mr. Robert C. Edwards Sr., 81, of Three Points Road, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital, Augusta.

Mr. Henry Burt
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Mr. Henry Cecil Burt, 73, of North Whitney Street, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at Rainbow Retirement Home.

Mr. Reuben May
SANDERSVILLE. Ga. - Mr. Reuben Harold May, 75, of Helton Lane, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at his residence.

Mr. Wilson Grady
TENNILLE, Ga. - Mr. Wilson Grady, 80, of Hazard Road, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at his residence.

Mrs. Dosia Hurst
SPARTA, Ga. - Mrs. Dosia Elizabeth Jackson Hurst, 99, of Maiden Lane, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at Hancock Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Olga McCaslin
HEPHZIBAH - Mrs. Olga L. McCaslin, 93, of Castletown Drive, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at her residence.

Mr. Daniel Young
BARNWELL, S.C. - Mr. Daniel McCray Young, 75, of Reynolds Road, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000.

Miss Clara Miles
Miss Clara Miles, of Roosevelt Drive, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at University Hospital.

Mr. Clarence Wells Jr.
GILBERT, S.C. - Mr. Clarence W. ``C.W.'' Wells Jr., 76, of Shull Avenue, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at Lexington Medical Center, Lexington.

Mrs. Auroa Panes
Mrs. Auroa D. Panes, 83, of Evans, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at University Hospital, Augusta.

Mr. Kirby Lyons
SMOAKS, S.C. - Mr. Kirby Wilkins Lyons, 68, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2000, at Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia.

Mr. Robert Ruxton Jr.
MELBOURNE, Fla. - Mr. Robert T. Ruxton Jr., 75, of Renaissance Avenue, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000, at Wuesthoff Hospital, Rockledge.

Mrs. Betty Wood
CRAWFORDVILLE, Ga. - Mrs. Betty Rhodes Wood, 67, of Hillman Road, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000.

Mr. Hasting Franklin Jr.
JOHNSTON, S.C. - Mr. Hasting Franklin Jr., 56, of Hardy Place Road, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000.

Mrs. Beatrice Bargeron
FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. - Mrs. Beatrice C. Bargeron, 79, of Nash Mill Road, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000.

Dr. Wiley Flanagin Sr.
Dr. Wiley Stewart Flanagin, plastic surgeon and retired Medical College of Georgia professor, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at his residence. He was 86.

Mrs. Sarah McWhorter
UTICA, Ky. - Mrs. Sarah Frances McWhorter, 81, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, in Madisonville.

Mr. Willie Bennett Sr.
Mr. Willie Bennett Sr., of 10th Avenue, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000, at University Hospital.

Mr. Keith Saxon
Mr. Keith C. Saxon, 77, of Red Leaf Way, Martinez, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at his residence.

Miss Saadia Martin
Miss Saadia Vantrell Martin, 25, of Redoubt Circle, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000.

Mrs. Muriel Colosimo
AIKEN - Mrs. Muriel M. Colosimo, 77, died Tuesday. Aug. 15, 2000, at her residence.

Mr. Roderick Howard
WADLEY, Ga. - Mr. Roderick Dorell Howard, 23, of First Street, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000.

Mrs. Nell Thompson
Mrs. Nell Hancock Thompson, 93, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at Windermere Adult Day Health Center.

Mr. William Sparks
GIRARD, Ga. - Mr. William Lee ``Sparky'' Sparks, 52, of Griffin Landing Road, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2000, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital, Augusta.

Mrs. Virginia Blakeley

Ms. Harriet Pope

Mr. Ronald Gibbons

Mrs. Auroa Panes

Mr. Daniel Young

Mrs. Mamie Murry

Mrs. Molly Hiller

Mr. Reuben May

Mr. Willie Bennett Sr.

Mr. Hasting Franklin Jr.

Mr. Kirby Lyons

Miss Clara Miles

Mrs. Dosia Hurst

Mr. Joseph Morin

Mr. Robert Ruxton Jr.

Mrs. Betty Wood

Mr. Roderick Howard

Miss Amanda Ratke

Mr. Jack Johnson

Mrs. Muriel Colosimo

Mr. David Wesby

Mrs. Melba Marsh

Mr. William Sparks

Mrs. Beatrice Bargeron

Mr. Henry Burt

Mr. Keith Saxon

Mrs. Ruth Handy

Mr. Wilson Grady

Mr. Robert Edwards Sr.

Mrs. Sarah McWhorter

Miss Saadia Martin

Dr. Wiley Flanagin Sr.

Mrs. Olga McCaslin

Mrs. Essie Smith

Mr. Clarence Wells Jr.

Mrs. Virginia Johnson

'Liberal night' at the convention builds up steam for campaign train
LOS ANGELES - Tuesday at the Democratic National Convention was ``Liberal Night'' typified by the Hero of Chappaquiddick - Sen. Ted Kennedy, D-Mass. - revving up the 4,338 delegates with old liberal bromides and crying crocodile tears over ``working America.''

High marks, low marks for Clinton speech
LOS ANGELES - ``A classic Clinton speech,'' exulted Georgia delegate Michael Thurmond, who also happens to be the state's labor commissioner. ``He laid out his record over the past eight years effectively.''

Abortion?
Can the amazing drop in teen birth rates possibly have a connection to the proliferation of opportunities for abortion? Betty Timmerman, North Augusta

'Liberal night' at the convention builds up steam for campaign train
LOS ANGELES - Tuesday at the Democratic National Convention was ``Liberal Night'' typified by the Hero of Chappaquiddick - Sen. Ted Kennedy, D-Mass. - revving up the 4,338 delegates with old liberal bromides and crying crocodile tears over ``working America.''

S.C.'s deadly interstates
South Carolina's highway death rate is 60 percent above the national average, and a startling number of those deaths are from vehicles that cross interstate medians and collide with oncoming traffic.

Few's phone bills
Former Richmond County Fire Chief Ronnie Few can run, but can he hide? His move to head up Washington, D.C.'s, fire department has not stopped questions about his handling of money matters, even if he has stopped answering those questions.

Restates need for Stallions turnout
Regarding Adam Kleba's Aug. 8 letter: Jerome Wright, North Augusta

GOP silver lining?
If the Democrats' Gore-Lieberman ticket wins in November, there may be a silver lining for Republicans.

Clinton's last hurrah
For Americans not spellbound by President Clinton's charisma, the most interesting aspect of his last hurrah to the party faithful in Los Angeles Monday night was that first lady Hillary Clinton's long-winded introduction of her husband chewed up most of TV's prime time, between 9 and 10 p.m.

High marks, low marks for Clinton speech
LOS ANGELES - ``A classic Clinton speech,'' exulted Georgia delegate Michael Thurmond, who also happens to be the state's labor commissioner. ``He laid out his record over the past eight years effectively.''

A reason for missile defense
A classified intelligence report ``leaked'' to the media says that Communist China will likely accelerate its nuclear arms buildup if the U.S. proceeds with plans to build a national missile defense system.

Truman stupidest president ever
I take umbrage to Paul Cook's Aug. 13 letter praising Harry Truman, who was the stupidest president this country ever had. James Cline, North Augusta

GOP ticket invites Teapot Dome II
Republican convention delegates nominated two men who have strong ties to Big Oil. If by some chance they get elected, President Warren Harding's love feast with Big Oil would look like a Sunday school picnic. Carroll C. Kenny, Grovetown

Some Christians just don't get it
Sara Raley, in responding on July 11 to another letter, pulls out some standard scriptural references to support her beliefs regarding the (im)morality of homosexuality and, in so doing, entirely misses the point of Megan Hathway's letter. Clyde Howell, Aiken

GOP evil; Gore doing God's work
It should be obvious that Republicans' idea of change is to get into public office anyway you can. If you have nothing positive to run on, attack your opponent's character. Norman Groom, Martinez

Gore has experience to be president
It's an election year and it's time for us to choose a new president. We have two primary candidates for the job: George W. Bush and Albert Gore Jr. Herbert A. Edney IV, Augusta

Feels beaten deputy is penalized
I just read the Aug. 11 article in The Augusta Chronicle about the alleged beating Richmond County Sheriff's Deputy Shannon Mitchell took from Darryl Wilson. Why was Mitchell put on administrative leave? Sara Taylor, Martinez

'Chronicle' doing the wrong thing
I write in response to your editorial cartoon showing the American Civil Liberties Union as a ''Grinch'' stealing a symbol of the Ten Commandments. Nina Benedetto, Augusta

Drivers must respect cyclists' rights
In response to Clint Smith's concerns and psychiatric insights regarding cyclists in South Carolina (The Chronicle, Aug. 12): Mark A. MacDonald, Evans

U.S. run by Communist Manifesto
Why is it most Americans refuse to see what's right under their nose? Gene Burns, Saluda

Neighborhood in shock after slaying
As a member of the Crosland Park Homeowners Association, and an active member of the Crime Watch program, I want to report how all residents of the area are saddened by the terrible slaying of Jessica Carpenter in our neighborhood. Bruce Rienzo, Aiken

Don't build white concrete elephant
According to the Aug. 11 article by Chronicle reporter Justin Martin, interim Bush Field Airport director Tim Weegar and the airport consulting firm said Augusta can afford the $25 million terminal project. George Hughes, Harlem

Questions about pregnant felon
Recently Vice President Al Gore was surprised by a question about executing a pregnant woman. Gene England, Aiken

Firestone's flat act
Bridgestone-Firestone, Inc., in its efforts to contain damage during the recall of 6.5 million tires used on truck and sport utility vehicles, has one little problem: The company suspected its tires were faulty but continued to sell them anyway.

Overtime: Elson helps key Britain's win over U.S.

Overtime: Howell Day activities postponed

NASCAR tests alternatives to plate

Qualification should not be left to chance

Maine native concludes journey

Increase unlikely to affect harvest

Good fishing holes easy to find

Outdoors calendar

Hunting fees and season

Trophy mounts require careful handling

Study links poor rest with flab
CHICAGO - Here's some news that could keep middle-age men awake nights: A lack of quality sleep might contribute to love handles and double chins.

Donor program gives burn victims hope
Fresh skin means survival and recovery for people who suffer catastrophic burns. With a fresh skin donor program launched by the National Tissue Bank-Georgia Tissue Bank, chances are better than ever.

Companies face piracy charges
ATLANTA - Two Georgia-based businesses face criminal action for allegedly distributing counterfeit Microsoft software, officials announced Wednesday, and in response the software giant launched a statewide campaign to thwart future piracy.

Study links poor rest with flab

Donor program gives burn victims hope

Companies face piracy charges