A tour of L.A.'s new Walt Disney Concert Hall with a Disney

John Leguizamo returns to Broadway
NEW YORK -- John Leguizamo is bringing "Sexaholix ... a love story" back to Broadway.

Writer Charles Baxter shows scenes from a marriage
MINNEAPOLIS -- Author Charles Baxter is from the Midwest. It's where he was born, grew up and taught college for many years. It's where many of his stories are set.

Writer Charles Baxter shows scenes from a marriage

Book tells of crucial period in World War II

Merce Cunningham's boisterous 'Split Sides'

A tour of L.A.'s new Walt Disney Concert Hall with a Disney
LOS ANGELES -- Diane Disney Miller can't suppress a chuckle when she reads news reports that her late mother donated more than $50 million to build the new Walt Disney Concert Hall because she loved classical music.

Images of the sea create fascinating new exhibition

Some people would kill to get their children into the right schools
NEW YORK -- There's no telling what some parents will do to get their children into the right school, especially one called the Bright Ideas Early Childhood Development Academy. But murder?

Images of the sea create fascinating new exhibition
CHICAGO -- What color is the sea? What does a breaking wave really look like?

Merce Cunningham's boisterous 'Split Sides'
NEW YORK -- Raising a frail hand, 84-year-old choreographer Merce Cunningham acknowledged the audience's lengthy and loud standing ovation. And his dancers had yet to perform.

Some people would kill to get their children into the right schools

Book tells of crucial period in World War II
On May 10, 1940, the German army ended months of inactivity on the European continent and unleashed its "blitzkrieg," or "lightning war."

Wild Card proving a plus for baseball

Wild Card proving a plus for baseball
For a century or so, baseball thrived on consistency, embracing change grudgingly. The designated hitter and interleague play still annoy purists, who prefer the game the way it once was.

Giambi says he was subpoenaed by BALCO grand jury
SAN FRANCISCO -- New York Yankees slugger Jason Giambi has been subpoenaed by a federal grand jury investigating a company that prescribes nutritional supplements for elite athletes, the San Francisco Chronicle reported Monday.

Shades of October in Sunshine State
MIAMI -- Karim Garcia was running a bit late to practice Monday when he jogged down a darkened corridor and headed onto the field at Pro Player Stadium.

Giambi says he was subpoenaed by BALCO grand jury

Yankees even series

Matsui gets Yankees off to big start
NEW YORK -- Look who's leading the way in the middle of the Yankees' lineup.

Soriano's slump slows down Yanks

Yankees No. 1, Marlins No. 21 when it comes to spending
MIAMI -- When it comes to spending, the World Series is a mismatch.

Yankees even series
NEW YORK -- The Face of October showed up and shut down the Florida Marlins, silencing all their talk about wreaking havoc in this World Series.

Roller-coaster ride for Aaron Boone

Soriano's slump slows down Yanks
NEW YORK -- Like Juan Pierre and Luis Castillo at the top of the Florida Marlins lineup, the New York Yankees rely on leadoff hitter Alfonso Soriano to get them going.

Yankees No. 1, Marlins No. 21 when it comes to spending

Shades of October in Sunshine State

Roller-coaster ride for Aaron Boone
NEW YORK -- Aaron Boone went from hero to goat in a hurry. That's how things go in New York.

Matsui gets Yankees off to big start

Paint keeps teen jailed almost 5 months
ATLANTA -- A 17-year-old spent nearly five months in jail because he had paint on his T-shirt that looked like blood.

Odds and Ends
ABILENE, Kan. -- For $70,000, you'd think the sale of a greyhound involved a bus.

Woman sentenced for intercepting e-mail
DENVER -- A judge sentenced an Arizona woman to 60 days home detention for intercepting her husband's ex-wife's e-mail, saying the penalty is a warning to others who might be tempted to do the same.

Business briefs
Augusta's SagamoreHill Broadcasting LLC announced it is acquiring CBS affiliate KGWN-TV (Channel 5) in Cheyenne, Wyo., from Chelsey Broadcasting Co. of Columbus, Mo.

Southern farmers bringing in best peanut crop in years
SYLVESTER, Ga. -- After years of drought, a shift to a new farm program and a disastrously wet harvest season last fall, Jerald Carter is working dawn to dusk on his best peanut crop in five years.

Government, Microsoft fight over online music sales
WASHINGTON -- Nearly a year after Microsoft Corp. agreed to end its anticompetitive conduct, the government is raising concerns the world's largest software maker is trying to use its dominant Windows operating system to influence where customers buy their music online.

Low Wal-Mart labor costs play role in supermarket strikes
CROSS LANES, W.Va. -- To find the cause of the nation's three supermarket strikes, just follow Judy Ranson's shopping cart.

Low Wal-Mart labor costs play role in supermarket strikes

Toy industry aims to cater to the tween girl

Southern farmers bringing in best peanut crop in years

Restaurant franchises heat Athens

Weight-loss industry getting fat
NEW YORK - Despite his growing waistline, Douglas Cain never worried much about his daily diet of burritos, McDonald's breakfast sandwiches and soda. But after being diagnosed with diabetes a year ago, the 49-year-old knew he had to change.

Restaurant franchises heat Athens
ATHENS, Ga. - Though Athens is better known for Bulldogs and music, northeast Georgia's commercial hub is also developing a reputation for nourishing local restaurant companies venturing into franchising.

Mall department stores use baby-sitting strategy to lure moms back
ATLANTA -- Rita Sapp looked relieved even before she dropped her 3-year-old son off at a room in the basement of a Rich's department store.

Patriot Act set in place at banks
Banks and the government are taking a closer look at your finances in their search for terrorists.

Toy industry aims to cater to the tween girl
NEW YORK -- Girls like 8-year-old Kelsie Templin are a challenge for the toy industry.

Federal red ink rises to record $374.2 billion
WASHINGTON -- The federal budget deficit hit a record $374.2 billion in 2003, the administration reported Monday, as the costs of the war in Iraq, a new round of tax cuts and economic weakness pushed the government's red ink to the highest level in history.

Business briefs

Weight-loss industry getting fat

Federal red ink rises to record $374.2 billion

Mall department stores use baby-sitting strategy to lure moms back

Government, Microsoft fight over online music sales

Patriot Act set in place at banks

Dubow: BCS focus on TCU and Northern Illinois

Miami files lawsuits against UConn and Big East, alleging damage
MIAMI -- The University of Miami filed suit against the Big East Conference and four of its member schools Monday, claiming it suffered "substantial monetary damages" by remaining in the league.

Tuesday morning quarterback
A look back and ahead in the ACC, SEC and abroad:

Duke fires Franks in midst of fifth losing season
DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke fired head football coach Carl Franks on Sunday and hired defensive coordinator Ted Roof to replace him for the rest of the season.

Tuesday morning quarterback

Sooners show balance in win over Mizzou
NORMAN, Okla. -- Brad Smith was running wild and Oklahoma couldn't do much about it.

Sooners show balance in win over Mizzou

Auburn has found winning formula
AUBURN, Ala. -- Carnell Williams kept scoring, Brandon Jacobs kept churning out yards, and Auburn's speedy, aggressive defense kept pushing Mississippi State backward.

Oklahoma leads initial BCS standings
Oklahoma is in a familiar place - first in the initial Bowl Championship Series standings. The Sooners' task this year is to stay there.

Top five remain the same in AP poll
The top five teams remained the same in this week's Associated Press college football poll after a weekend devoid of major upsets.

Oklahoma leads initial BCS standings

Dubow: BCS focus on TCU and Northern Illinois
When the first Bowl Championship Series standings are released Monday, it will be much more interesting to look at the bottom than the top.

Duke fires Franks in midst of fifth losing season

Auburn has found winning formula

Two schools dominate ACC weekly honors
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Florida State and Wake Forest each had three players win the Atlantic Coast Conference's weekly football honors ahead of their matchup Saturday.

AP: Dotson's wife tells of changed behavior, abuse

Guns and torts
The gun-control crowd is fit to be tied that Congress is poised to pass legislation insulating gun manufacturers from lawsuits when their products are used for crime.

This is up to you
When Gov. Sonny Perdue fulfilled a campaign promise this past year by opening the door to a return to the racially charged 1956 Georgia state flag, he said he hoped it would be part of a helpful dialogue on race.

Cowardly candidates
Only two of the nine Democrats running for president are worthy of holding the nation's highest office: Sen. Joe Lieberman of Connecticut and Rep. Dick Gephardt of Missouri. They voted in favor of the $87 billion in follow-up funding for Iraq.

New ally on Kyoto

This is up to you

New ally on Kyoto
One of the most controversial decisions George W. Bush made early in his presidency was to yank the Kyoto Protocol from consideration for ratification by the U.S. Senate. Much of Europe said the new president's move indicated he was hostile to combating global warming.

Critics group withholds 2003 awards because of 'screener' ban
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Film Critics Association has canceled its 2003 awards to protest an industry ban on sending special DVDs and videos to award voters.

'Nip-Tuck' stars end drama's first season with a lift
NEW YORK -- "My cankers," answers Julian McMahon. "My eight toes," replies Dylan Walsh.

Top 20 Concert Tours
The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week's ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

'Indiana Jones' flicks debut on DVD in boxed set
LOS ANGELES -- Trust them: The makers of the "Indiana Jones" flicks were not about to let fans down with the long-awaited DVD release.

Loopholes work for telemarketers

Internet, small-cap funds big winners in bull market

Internet, small-cap funds big winners in bull market
NEW YORK -- A year after Wall Street marked the end of its grueling bear market, stock mutual funds - particularly Internet and technology shares - are enjoying strong returns again. But investors should be careful about diving head first into these investments.

U.S. Treasury chief expects interest rate hike
LONDON -- An accelerating economic recovery in the United States should soon lead to higher interest rates, U.S. Treasury Secretary John Snow said in an interview published Monday by The Times newspaper.

Loopholes work for telemarketers
NEW YORK - The much-anticipated national do-not-call list is in operation, raising the hopes of millions of Americans who want to be rid of pesky telemarketing calls.

Markets close modestly higher

Markets close modestly higher
NEW YORK -- Wall Street had a moderate rebound Monday as strong earnings from 3M and Citigroup helped investors overcome their disappointment in the latest Index of Leading Economic Indicators.

U.S. Treasury chief expects interest rate hike

Yellow Jackets don't want success going to their heads again
ATLANTA -- Georgia Tech has been in this position before.

Yellow Jackets don't want success going to their heads again

Sorenstam, Price inducted into Hall of Fame
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- Annika Sorenstam won the U.S. Women's Open nine years ago and figured there was nothing left for her to achieve.

Jimenez wins Mallorca Classic
PULA, Balearic Islands -- Miguel Angel Jimenez shot a 5-under-par 65 and won the Mallorca Classic by a stroke Sunday as Jose Maria Olazabal double-bogeyed the 17th hole and bogeyed the 18th.

Tiger won't have regular caddie as he tries to tie cut record

Stadler wins SBC Championship

Tiger won't have regular caddie as he tries to tie cut record
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- Tiger Woods will try to tie the PGA Tour's cut streak record without his regular caddie.

Els wins fifth World Match Play title
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Ernie Els won a record-tying fifth World Match Play title Sunday, defeating Thomas Bjorn 4 and 3.

Price is finally right for Hall of Fame

Stadler wins SBC Championship
SAN ANTONIO -- Craig Stadler shot a 4-under 67 Sunday to win the $1.5 million SBC Championship by four strokes over Bob Gilder on Sunday, the largest margin in tournament history.

Brigman wins Permian Basin Classic

Brigman wins Permian Basin Classic
MIDLAND, Texas -- D.J. Brigman won his first Nationwide Tour title Sunday, shooting a 6-under-par 66 for a one-stroke victory over three players at the Permian Basin Classic.

Japanese golfer wins third PGA event
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Shigeki Maruyama won his third PGA Tour event in as many years Sunday, shooting a final-round 67 at the Chrysler Classic of Greensboro to beat Brad Faxon by five shots.

Sorenstam, Price inducted into Hall of Fame

Price is finally right for Hall of Fame
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- The World Golf Hall of Fame wasn't on the radar, at least not the one Nick Price was looking at while serving in the Rhodesian Air Force in the late 1970s.

Twins adjust to surroundings

Unbeaten Thrashers turn tragedy into inspiration

Unbeaten Thrashers turn tragedy into inspiration
ATLANTA -- Pasi Nurminen sat at his locker in the corner of the Atlanta Thrashers locker room, a pinch of smokeless tobacco under his lip, a reflective look in his eyes.

Meteorologists should stay home on sunny days
I was looking at the weather forecast for the next week, and it looks pretty consistent.

Challenge to NFL's 3-year rule an attempt to cash in
Maurice Clarett, a promising young college football player, was released from his team stemming from allegations of lying to authorities concerning a break-in of his automobile. Now he wants to challenge the National Football League in court to do away with its stance on allowing players to be drafted after three years from completing high school.

Publicizing flag-burning shameful
I poured my first cup of coffee on the morning of Oct. 13, opened the paper to the Metro section of The Chronicle, and what I saw on Page 1B angered me so much that I couldn't finish my coffee. Ed Hammons, Aiken, S.C.

Why vets' consider Fonda traitorous
In his letter on Oct. 14, "Conservatives' actions not protected," comparing Jane Fonda to Geraldo Rivera and Robert Novak, Robert Reardon allegedly cannot understand why we Vietnam vets feel so strongly about "Hanoi Jane," yet appear to make allowances for conservatives like Mr. Rivera and Mr. Novak. Please - Mr. Rivera is a long-time liberal and Mr. Novak is a registered Democrat, so to describe either of them as conservative is disingenuous at best. Fred Thompson, Evans, Ga.

Publicizing flag-burning shameful

Thankful Ft. Gordon's Oktoberfest open to all
My thanks to Gen. Jan Hicks for opening Fort Gordon's Oktoberfest celebration to the public. The food was outstanding, with a wide variety of authentic German foods provided by Fort Gordon's concessionaires and the German Friendship Club. Robert Davis, Grovetown, Ga.

Column about gays not fully researched
Regarding Ellen Goodman's Oct. 4 column, "Gay people need to find their 'North Stars' like anyone else": Peter J. Long Jr., North Augusta, S.C.

Conservatives Limbaugh, Rumsfeld hooked on different drugs

Thankful Ft. Gordon's Oktoberfest open to all

Why vets' consider Fonda traitorous

Challenge to NFL's 3-year rule an attempt to cash in

Conservatives Limbaugh, Rumsfeld hooked on different drugs
America really may be a "kinder, gentler place" now, at least for a while. The self-styled radio voice of the right, Rush Limbaugh, silenced himself - at least for 30 days. And Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld has been involuntarily muzzled by President George W. Bush. Charles Heywood, Martinez, Ga.

Romania emerges as new world nexus of cybercrime. Eds

Samsung's Napster-branded player offers more than iPod

Do-not-spam list sounds good, but won't fly

Seniors calendar

'Place yer bets!' Lure of money comes to video games

ASU students put story on film in two days

Computer security is serious concern

Political parties go to new lengths to get to know voters

Seniors calendar
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Political parties go to new lengths to get to know voters
WASHINGTON -- Voters' ballots are still secret, but technology is helping political parties get a pretty good idea who will vote, how they'll vote and the best way to make sure they vote - long before people actually head to the polls.

In the know
NBC has picked up James Caan's freshman drama, Las Vegas, for a full season's 22 episodes. Vegas is the No. 1 new drama among those demographically desirable 18-to-49 year-old adults.

Do-not-spam list sounds good, but won't fly
NEW YORK -- The premise sounds simple: To cut down on junk e-mail, simply submit your addresses to a "do-not-spam" list that marketers would have to check to avoid fines.

Romania emerges as new world nexus of cybercrime. Eds
BUCHAREST, Romania -- It was nearly 70 degrees below zero outside, but the e-mail on a computer at the South Pole Research Center sent a different kind of chill through the scientists inside.

Samsung's Napster-branded player offers more than iPod
For two years, Apple Computer Inc.'s iPod has reigned supreme among hard-drive music players, both for Windows and Macintosh users. Now the competition is getting serious.

Schools take week to focus on bus safety
Every school day in the United States, 440,000 school buses transport more than 24 million children, according to the School Bus Information Council.

Computer security is serious concern
Q: I've been hearing a lot lately about firewalls, worms and patches. What are they, and do I need to worry?

ASU students put story on film in two days
A lot can happen in 48 hours. The entire Rolling Stones catalog can be listened to in 48 hours - with time left for an occasional Beatles break.

'Place yer bets!' Lure of money comes to video games
DALLAS -- Think you're the best gamer in town? These days, you'll need more than the high score to prove it.

Augustan adds personal touch to ASU's admissions process
Her hair has slowly turned from bright red to strawberry blond over the years, but Katherine Sweeney still gets called "Big Red" and "Red Katherine" by older faculty members at Augusta State University.

HOPE plan is unpopular at UGA
ATHENS, Ga. - Sentiment on the University of Georgia campus appears to be widely opposed to Gov. Sonny Perdue's recent suggestion to tie the state's HOPE scholarship to SAT scores.

Convicted murderer to be paroled 28 years after death sentence
MACON, Ga. -- Since being sentenced to die for killing a banker by shooting him in the head and bashing his face with the barrel of a gun, Charlie Young Jr. spoke at schools and to youth groups and sought forgiveness for the savage crime that put him in prison for 28 years.

Across the area

Convicted murderer to be paroled 28 years after death sentence

Kid of the day

Man convicted of killing Beaufort County deputies

Prison official: Chester jail still dangerous

Rants and Raves
WHY DO THE BANKS not put a notice in the paper when they are about to be closed? I thought this was a requirement of the Federal Reserve Board.

Lawmakers give blame to economy

New Democrats say candidates must reclaim middle ground on issues

Fight for Atlanta landmark restaurant may go to Washington

Albany studies consolidation

Columbia mayor drops out of U.S. Senate race

School works to end debts
ATLANTA - Surrounded by homecoming decorations and autumn-hued trees, Marlon Pugh walked the campus of Morris Brown College this week with few classmates in sight.

Alabama judge brings Ten Commandments issue to S.C.

Toll on island road removed, but some miss it already
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- The road between Brunswick and St. Simons Island is finally free after nearly 80 years, and some residents already miss paying the 35-cent toll.

FEMA Head: Securing hometown helps secure homeland

Upscale thieves take advantage of witless cubicle-dwellers
ATLANTA -- A man walked into an office, made chitchat with two workers and sat down for lunch with them. Nobody noticed when he left with four stolen laptops.

Do Not Call list seems to be working

Trucker charged in accident that killed 3-year-old

Cuts to agriculture upset UGA backers

Police crack down on environmental crimes

Kid of the day
Today's kid of the day is Chase Beall, 2, of Martinez.

Exhibit offers patrons replicas, films on flight

Kid of the day
Today's kid of the day is Amber Elizabeth McKettrick, 12 months, of Augusta.

Across the southeast

Trucker charged in accident that killed 3-year-old
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- A 54-year-old Virginia truck driver has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident on Interstate 77 that killed a 3-year-old girl, the state Highway Patrol said Saturday.

Lawmakers give blame to economy
AIKEN - Like an old-time gospel revival, there's a call and response between the money the South Carolina Legislature has promised to give public schools across the state and what those schools actually get each year.

Jury gets case in death penalty trial
BEAUFORT, S.C. -- The jury began deliberations Sunday in the death penalty trial of a man accused of killing two police officers who were responding to a domestic dispute call.

Across South Carolina
BEAUFORT -Jurors began deliberations Sunday in the death-penalty trial of a man accused of killing two police officers who were responding to a domestic dispute call.

Jury gets case in death penalty trial

New law lets municipalities cancel noncompetitive elections

Georgia's blue crab fishermen score temporary victory

Authors creating a best-seller buzz in Charleston, S.C.
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- They write about different times and even different worlds. And yet something about this place of quaint buildings, gentility and sea marsh permeates the work of three Charleston writers whose novels all made The New York Times' best seller list this year.

Trade policies, war linked, Condon says
AIKEN - The loss of hundreds of thousands of American textile and manufacturing jobs to exports from China should be treated as a national security threat, U.S. Senate candidate Charlie Condon said Monday.

Rainy weather means big harvest for shrimp baiters
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Shrimp baiters are seeing some of their best catches in years thanks to the end of the five-year drought.

Program is how-to on grants
Teresa Chappell sounded like a revival preacher Monday delivering her message to a packed auditorium in Augusta State University's Butler Hall. The federal government wants to be "faith friendly," she said.

Police crack down on environmental crimes
MACON, Ga. -- Police in Macon suspect that there could be environmental crimes in town, but they say they may not know them if they saw them.

Pupils benefit from grant
JOHNSTON, S.C. - At a time when sour notes in the state's budget flood South Carolina school districts, three schools in Edgefield County have found a way to compose a sweet tune.

Second man cleared of murder in death of county official's son

Teen's death leaves questions
Police investigating the weekend slaying of an Augusta State University student outside her Hephzibah home are trying to determine where she was Friday night.

UGA receives $3 million donation for building

Perdue backs preserving land
DULUTH, Ga. - Citing state budget constraints, Gov. Sonny Perdue on Monday announced the formation of a partnership aimed at steering more private funds into preserving open land.

Family seeks pardon for woman executed in 1945

Across the area
An Augusta man was charged with molesting a 6-year-old boy and a 9-year-old girl during a weekend birthday party, authorities said.

Fight for Atlanta landmark restaurant may go to Washington
ATLANTA -- The Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials may take its fight to Washington to save a restaurant that was a landmark during the civil rights era.

Across South Carolina
BEAUFORT - A Burton man was convicted Monday of killing two Beaufort County sheriff's deputies who responded to a domestic dispute last year.

Girl Scouts learn about health investigations at CDC
ATLANTA -- Thirty-two Girl Scouts shuttled between work stations Saturday learning how public health officials deal with a disease outbreak, a hands-on experience the youngsters said they could not have gotten in the classroom.

News you can use
OCT. 21, 1966 A group of Augusta physicians, incorporated as Augusta Doctors Medical Center Inc., plans to build a hospital with all private rooms, utilizing the progressive care concept, which separates patients according to the amount of care they require.

Kid of the day

Across Georgia
LAWRENCEVILLE - Some of the candidates hoping to gain votes in local Gwinnett elections have never cast one of their own, according to a newspaper.

Chambliss says al-Qaida probably has weapons of mass destruction

Work to begin on head gates
Work to restore the 128-year-old locks at the Augusta Canal head gates is scheduled to begin as early as next month.

UGA students clean up old cemetery
ATHENS, Ga. - Sounds of chain saws and hard work echoed among the briars and kudzu tucking a forgotten cemetery deep into an east Athens wood Saturday. The 10-acre Gospel Pilgrim Cemetery, a resting place for noted Athens blacks since the late 1800s, had fallen into disuse since the 1960s.

Man wants high court to overturn urine sale conviction
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Kenneth Curtis never wanted to become famous and certainly didn't want to go to jail for being the guy who sells urine so people can beat drug tests.

Authors creating a best-seller buzz in Charleston, S.C.

Alabama judge brings Ten Commandments issue to S.C.
LEXINGTON, S.C. -- Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore gave a sermon-like speech at a local church, saying people should recognize that the U.S. Constitution does not forbid references to God in public places.

Young apologizes for 'poor choice of words'

Man convicted of killing Beaufort County deputies
BEAUFORT, S.C. -- A Burton man convicted Monday of killing two Beaufort County sheriff's deputies who responded to a domestic dispute last year must now fight for his life.

UGA students clean up old cemetery

Prison official: Chester jail still dangerous
CHESTER, S.C. -- The Chester County jail still has more than two dozen crucial problems several months after an inspection found 57 fire safety violations, state officials say.

HOPE plan is unpopular at UGA

Do Not Call list seems to be working
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- More than half a million phone numbers in South Carolina are on the Do Not Call registry that went into effect this month.

Across Georgia

UPS driver honored for saving woman from burning home
EASLEY, S.C. -- A United Parcel Service driver who saved a woman from her burning home then finished his route has been honored for his heroism.

Girl Scouts learn about health investigations at CDC

Columbia mayor drops out of U.S. Senate race
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Columbia Mayor Bob Coble on Monday dropped out of the Democratic race for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Ernest "Fritz" Hollings, D-S.C.

Death investigated as homicide
A Hephzibah woman's weekend death is being investigated as a homicide, according to Richmond County authorities.

FEMA Head: Securing hometown helps secure homeland
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- People can help keep America secure simply by preparing for disasters that might strike their hometowns, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency said Monday.

Across the southeast
LIVINGSTON, La. -One of two men who escaped from jail by slipping under a chain-link fence and then scaling a ladder over razor wire was captured Sunday after a motorist spotted him walking along a highway. The second inmate remained at large.

Pennsylvanian pleads guilty to stealing $2.5 million of investor money
ATLANTA -- A Pennsylvania man pleaded guilty to stealing $2.5 million from people who invested in sports bars he ran in Dunwoody and Duluth and was ordered to serve four months in prison and repay the money.

Pool accident leaves student hospitalized
Robert Anthes' life as an autistic adult was already an uphill battle.

Georgia's blue crab fishermen score temporary victory
BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- Georgia's blue crab fishermen have won a temporary reprieve from a proposal that they say would severely limit their livelihood.

Across Georgia
ATLANTA -The Georgia Association of Black Elected Officials, trying to save a restaurant that was a landmark during the civil rights era, might take its fight to Washington.

UGA receives $3 million donation for building
ATHENS, Ga. -- The Richard B. Russell Foundation of Atlanta has given $3 million to the University of Georgia for a building to house three special collections libraries.

Across the area
An elderly Augusta man was killed Sunday afternoon in a three-car accident in Evans, according to authorities.

Chambliss says al-Qaida probably has weapons of mass destruction
ATHENS, Ga. -- The chances are "pretty good" that al-Qaida has weapons of mass destruction, and the nation's borders are not secure enough to withstand an attack, U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss said Monday.

News you can use
OCT. 20, 1951 Granville M. Read, chief engineer of the Du Pont Co., completed an inspection tour of the H-Plant yesterday and told a group of 70 members of the projects' top-level supervision that "this job is in better shape than any project I've seen in 35 years of engineering and construction experience."

Men plead guilty to assault in Georgia's first indicted hate crime case
ATLANTA -- Two white men pleaded guilty Monday to beating two black men in the first indictment using Georgia's new hate crime law.

Town files legal action against residents who signed petitions
BLYTHEWOOD, S.C. -- In California, signing a petition might get you a new governor. In Blythewood, signing one might get you hauled into court.

Supreme Court won't hear Georgia child support challenge
ATLANTA -- The U.S. Supreme Court refused without comment Monday to consider a case testing whether Georgia requires divorced parents who don't have custody of their children to pay too much child support - often about 20 percent of their income.

Bush making another visit to Greenville
GREENVILLE, S.C. -- President Bush is heading to Greenville to raise cash for a re-election fund that has already collected about $84 million.

Atlanta's airport renamed for first black mayor
ATLANTA -- Atlanta's airport will be renamed to honor the city's first black mayor, Maynard Jackson, making the sprawling complex Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

New law lets municipalities cancel noncompetitive elections
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- A new election reform law allows South Carolina municipalities to cancel noncompetitive elections.

Family seeks pardon for woman executed in 1945
ATTAPULGUS, Ga. -- The family of Lena Baker, the only woman ever executed in Georgia's electric chair, has asked the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles to pardon the black housekeeper for the 1944 shooting death of a white employer.

Overcrowded jails see increase in parents who fail to pay support
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Charleston's overcrowded jails are being further inundated with an increase in prisoners locked up for failing to pay child support.

Cuts to agriculture upset UGA backers
ATLANTA - Some of Georgia's largest agricultural and farming organizations flocked to the state Capitol on Monday to oppose further budget cuts to the University of Georgia's College of Agriculture & Environmental Sciences.

Second man cleared of murder in death of county official's son
SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A second man has been cleared of a murder charge in the shooting death of the son of a Chatham County commissioner, but he will still serve time in prison.

Work to begin on head gates

School works to end debts

Atlanta's airport renamed for first black mayor

Toll on island road removed, but some miss it already

Rants and Raves
ASK EDUCATION MAJORS why they want to be teachers when they know the pay is low, the hours are long, some of the students don't want to be there in the first place and some parents think their children are angels. Chances are, they'll tell you they love children and enjoying working with them. Well, they should remember that when they become teachers with low pay, long hours, students who don't want to be there, and parents who think their children are angels.

Pool accident leaves student hospitalized

Program helps patients look their best despite disease
When Mary Cathy Owens began undergoing treatment for breast cancer in January, it didn't take long for the side effects of chemotherapy to appear.

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Albany studies consolidation
If former Augusta Mayor Larry Sconyers had to see the consolidation of city and county governments done over again, he would want the mayor to have more voting power, or he would have the position abolished altogether.

Baby sitter faces cruelty charges

Fee increases go unchallenged
NORTH AUGUSTA - Mayor Lark Jones joked that high school students visiting Monday night's city council meeting on a civics trip made for good human shields.

Augustan adds personal touch to ASU's admissions process

Baby sitter faces cruelty charges
A 19-year-old baby sitter was taken into custody Monday afternoon in connection with the beating of a 4-year-old boy that resulted in injuries to the child, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

Perdue backs preserving land

Rants and Raves
ASK EDUCATION MAJORS why they want to be teachers when they know the pay is low, the hours are long, some of the students don't want to be there in the first place and some parents think their children are angels. Chances are, they'll tell you they love children and enjoying working with them. Well, they should remember that when they become teachers with low pay, long hours, students who don't want to be there, and parents who think their children are angels.

Trade policies, war linked, Condon says

Pupils benefit from grant

UPS driver honored for saving woman from burning home

Men plead guilty to assault in Georgia's first indicted hate crime case

Young apologizes for 'poor choice of words'
ATLANTA -- Former prisoner of war Ron Young apologized Saturday for criticizing the mission that ended with his capture in Iraq.

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New Democrats say candidates must reclaim middle ground on issues
ATLANTA -- When running for the U.S. Senate in Arkansas two years ago, Mark Pryor says he had to fight a disturbing stereotype.

Man wants high court to overturn urine sale conviction

Town files legal action against residents who signed petitions

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Fee increases go unchallenged

Rants and Raves
WHY DO THE BANKS not put a notice in the paper when they are about to be closed? I thought this was a requirement of the Federal Reserve Board.

Bush making another visit to Greenville

Exhibit offers patrons replicas, films on flight
There was a lot of pointing and looking up at Fort Discovery this weekend.

Upscale thieves take advantage of witless cubicle-dwellers

Tough re-election fight forces Burns to apologize for remark he didn't make
SAVANNAH, Ga. -- As a Republican facing his first re-election fight in a district drawn to favor Democrats, U.S. Rep. Max Burns can hardly afford an off-color remark offending Jews - even if he didn't say it.

Program helps patients look their best despite disease

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Val Kilmer isn't a bad guy - he just plays one on-screen
NEW YORK -- Val Kilmer isn't a bad guy. He just plays one on screen.

'Jim in Bold' looks at life as a gay teen, past and present

Val Kilmer isn't a bad guy - he just plays one on-screen

'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' grabs $29.1 million box-office slice
LOS ANGELES -- Bloodshed continues to rule at theaters.

'Jim in Bold' looks at life as a gay teen, past and present
PHILADELPHIA -- If Jim Wheeler had been 19 in 2003, everything might have been different.

'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' grabs $29.1 million box-office slice

Donna Summer's life was anything but 'Ordinary'
WASHINGTON -- In November of 1976, Donna Summer's professional life was peaking.

Macho Man Randy Savage wrestles his way through a new rap album
NEW YORK -- This may be the first time a pro wrestler has insisted that he's keeping it real.

Macho Man Randy Savage wrestles his way through a new rap album

Chinese wunderkind Lang Lang gives classical piano crossover appeal

Even four-CD box set can't sum up Glen Campbell's career
Even four-CD box set can't sum up Glen Campbell's career

Even four-CD box set can't sum up Glen Campbell's career

Philharmonic returns to Lincoln Center, but harmony may be elusive

Chinese wunderkind Lang Lang gives classical piano crossover appeal
NEW YORK -- Most people's favorite childhood toy was probably something fuzzy, squeaky or flashy.

Philharmonic returns to Lincoln Center, but harmony may be elusive
NEW YORK -- Home is not exactly harmonious these days for the New York Philharmonic, which is back at Lincoln Center after pulling out of a proposed merger with Carnegie Hall.

Recording industry sends out 204 lawsuit warnings
SAN FRANCISCO -- The record industry's trade group has warned 204 people suspected of illegally swapping music over the Internet that it plans to file lawsuits against them.

Donna Summer's life was anything but 'Ordinary'

Brack remains satisfactory, transfer to Indy expected this week

Racers gain on Kenseth

Gordon dominates

Race car driver Al Unser Jr. injured in ATV accident

Racers gain on Kenseth
MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Jeff Gordon led the most laps - and the most-important final lap - Sunday at the Subway 500 at Martinsville Speedway, and moved 15 points closer to Jimmie Johnson for fifth place in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series point standings.

Race car driver Al Unser Jr. injured in ATV accident
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Two-time Indy 500 winner Al Unser Jr. was hospitalized in serious condition Monday after being injured in an all-terrain vehicle accident.

Gordon dominates
MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Jeff Gordon's goal during the final five races of the season was to finish second in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series standings.

Brack remains satisfactory, transfer to Indy expected this week
DALLAS -- Kenny Brack was in satisfactory condition Monday as doctors prepared to transfer him to Indianapolis to begin rehabilitation.

Judge orders rape trial for NBA star Kobe Bryant
EAGLE, Colo. -- Kobe Bryant must stand trial on a charge of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old resort worker, a judge ruled Monday, clearing the way for a celebrity trial the likes of which hasn't been seen since O.J. Simpson.

Wizards top Hawks
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rookie Jarvis Hayes scored 29 points to lead the Washington Wizards to a 99-86 victory over the Atlanta Hawks Monday night in a preseason game.

Wizards top Hawks

Bryant expected to learn this week if he's going to trial
DENVER -- Kobe Bryant may find out this week whether he will stand trial for rape, a case that could send the NBA superstar to prison for life if he is convicted.

Judge orders rape trial for NBA star Kobe Bryant

AP: Dotson's wife tells of changed behavior, abuse
COMMERCE, Texas -- Melissa Kethley said she didn't know which version of her husband waited for her on a fateful evening in June: the sweet, laid-back basketball player she married, or the angry, violent man she said he turned into.

Saints feast on Falcons

Vick unlikely to play after bye week

Phillips promises changes

Titans hand Panthers their first loss

Coach seeks even keel for team after Panthers drop first of season

MNF: Chiefs top Raiders, 17-10

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New look on women's tour: all Belgium, all the time

Ferrero wins Madrid Masters

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New look on women's tour: all Belgium, all the time
ZURICH, Switzerland -- Justin Henin-Hardenne knows she still has to work on her game even though she's No. 1, and she can't worry about the Williams sisters.

Ferrero wins Madrid Masters
MADRID, Spain -- Juan Carlos Ferrero won the Madrid Masters on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 victory over Nicolas Massu and overtook Andy Roddick for first place in the ATP Champions Race with three weeks left.

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North Augusta senior Brandon Thomas was selected this weekend to participate in the Shrine Bowl.

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A team of WNBA players was beaten in the final of the inaugural World Cup in Samara, Russia on Sunday, losing to SGAU Samara of Russia 72-68.

Twins adjust to surroundings
Joycelyn Nelson picked up her Hephzibah Lady Rebels T-shirt, put it on and got ready for the first day of basketball practice Monday.

MNF: Chiefs top Raiders, 17-10
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The confident Kansas City Chiefs wanted nothing more than to beat the Oakland Raiders in decisive fashion. They ended up holding on for dear life Monday night when a backup quarterback turned a potential shutout into a shootout.

Vick unlikely to play after bye week
ATLANTA -- With their losing streak at six, the Atlanta Falcons sure could use Michael Vick.

Phillips promises changes
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - With his defense on pace to allow the second-highest yardage total in NFL history, Wade Phillips has seen enough.

Coach seeks even keel for team after Panthers drop first of season
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A 37-17 thumping by the Tennessee Titans that ended the Carolina Panthers' perfect season is neither the beginning of the end nor a blessing in disguise, according to coach John Fox.

Titans hand Panthers their first loss
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Carolina Panthers let their perfect start to the season quickly slip away against the Tennessee Titans.

Saints feast on Falcons
ATLANTA - A few days after apologizing to ABC, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank offered a proverbial olive branch to fans Sunday afternoon.

Linebacker is latest Falcon to get hurt
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Inside linebacker Keith Brooking said Monday he hopes to return for the Atlanta Falcons' Nov. 2 game against Philadelphia, but the two-time Pro Bowl selection later acknowledged he could miss as many as six weeks.

Coach says he won't resign
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Reeves brushed off a suggestion Monday that he should resign and vowed to fulfill the terms of a three-year contract he signed in January 2002.

In poor Indian city where Mother Teresa left her legacy, some say she is more than a saint
CALCUTTA, India -- In the sprawling city where Mother Teresa was known as the "Saint of the Gutters," thousands of people paid their respects Sunday to the nun who moved a step closer to sainthood with a beatification ceremony at the Vatican.

Tens of thousands flock to beatification of Mother Teresa
VATICAN CITY -- More than a quarter-million people - rich and poor, royal and regular - flooded St. Peter's Square on Sunday for the beatification of Mother Teresa, honoring the nun who built shelters, orphanages and clinics around the world to care for those forsaken by everyone else.

Mother Teresa's life - a testimony of her compassion for the world's poorest
NEW DELHI, India -- From the putrid back alleys of Calcutta to the squalid shanty towns of South Africa, Mother Teresa's compassion touched the lives of hundreds of thousands of the poorest of the poor.

Fox News Channel's Alan Colmes: the man even some of his fellow liberals love to hate
NEW YORK -- Alan Colmes has been called an on-air punching bag, a runt, wishy-washy, a milquetoast and - this one must really hurt - a conservative at heart.

NBC's Katie Couric: Wouldn't have done Smart interview without parents' consent
NEW YORK -- NBC's Katie Couric says kidnap victim Elizabeth Smart's first television interview was conducted with her parent's consent and included nothing that might traumatize her.

NBC's Katie Couric: Wouldn't have done Smart interview without parents' consent

Universal television says J.Lo will appear "occasionally" on talk show
NEW YORK -- Jennifer Lopez will appear "occasionally" on a daytime talk show she's co-producing - but you'll see her sister every day.

Showtime to air movie on Jayson Blair saga at The New York Times
NEW YORK -- Showtime has given a movie producer the go-ahead to make a "dark comedy" about the Jayson Blair scandal at The New York Times.

Toby Stephens plays double agent on 'Cambridge Spies'
LONDON -- Toby Stephens can't remember when he realized his parents were actors.

Will 'Buffy' characters be resurrected on 'Angel'?
Last spring's demise of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" left fans longing to see their favorite characters appear on the spin-off thriller "Angel" - but the reunion may have to wait a while.

NBC taking highly touted comedy off the air for two weeks
NEW YORK -- NBC is taking its highly touted comedy "Coupling" off its schedule for two weeks in what could be an ominous sign about its future.

TV Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week
Here's a modern-day Romeo and Juliet, complete with a fleeting balcony scene.

Will 'Buffy' characters be resurrected on 'Angel'?

TV Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week

Re-Vamp: 'Angel' survives near-death experience
LOS ANGELES -- Like many survivors of near-death experiences, the supernatural TV thriller "Angel" is starting a new life.

'Kid' Evans animates himself in Comedy Central cartoon

'Kid' Evans animates himself in Comedy Central cartoon
LOS ANGELES -- Robert Evans has been an actor, a studio executive, a producer, a husband (six times) and a pal to Hollywood rabble-rousers such as Warren Beatty, Jack Nicholson and Roman Polanski.

Re-Vamp: 'Angel' survives near-death experience

Fox News Channel's Alan Colmes: the man even some of his fellow liberals love to hate

NBC taking highly touted comedy off the air for two weeks

Toby Stephens plays double agent on 'Cambridge Spies'

Critics group withholds 2003 awards because of 'screener' ban

'Nip-Tuck' stars end drama's first season with a lift

'Indiana Jones' flicks debut on DVD in boxed set

Jones wins SEC weekly honor

Defense bails out struggling offense with another strong performance

Shockley out after surgery

Jones wins SEC weekly honor
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Auburn tailback Carnell Williams won his third straight Southeastern Conference offensive player of the week honor Monday.

Shockley out after surgery
ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia backup quarterback D.J. Shockley will have knee surgery this week and miss the rest of the season.

Defense bails out struggling offense with another strong performance
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Georgia Bulldogs can be quite defensive, especially when they are at their least offensive.

Georgia needs help from Virginia Tech

Richt thinks Commodores' scare will keep Georgia focused

Richt thinks Commodores' scare will keep Georgia focused
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Mark Richt thinks Vanderbilt did his fourth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs a big favor.

Georgia needs help from Virginia Tech
ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia fans dreaming of Bourbon Street and a trip to New Orleans to play in the BCS national championship game should root for the Bulldogs to win out and for Virginia Tech to take Miami to the woodshed on Nov. 1.

Williams: Gamecocks take a big step back
COLUMBIA - If you told reasonable South Carolina fans before the season their team would be 4-3 at this point, they probably wouldn't have been too disappointed.

Williams: Gamecocks take a big step back

Question of the week
Here's this week's question: Do you feel safe at high school athletic events?

Parents are right to suggest teen get counseling

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Parents are right to suggest teen get counseling
THIS WEEK'S PROBLEM: I met this guy like three or four months ago and me and him were going together and somehow I fell in love with him. We broke up two weeks ago ... Ever since I've been doing really crazy stuff. I stabbed myself, and my parents are talking about making me go through counseling, and I really don't want to do that. I just really want to get back with him. I guess he thinks I'm crazy, 'cause I did some crazy stuff like I stabbed his tire ... and I keyed his car. I just wanted to get back with him.

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THE FACTS: Carmen Shepherd, 17, is a senior at Butler High School.

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Weekly charts for the nation's best-selling recorded music as they appear in Billboard magazine. Platinum signifies more than 1 million copies sold; Gold signifies more than 500,000 copies sold:

Xtreme calendar
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle is out on video, as is the thriller 28 Days Later.

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Do you occasionally find yourself doing nothing when you're supposed to be doing homework? Then log on to www.wasteoftime.com, a hilarious Web site that helps you fritter away time when you're ultra bored.

Teens can improve self-esteem
Webster's New World Dictionary defines "self-esteem" as belief in oneself. This is one thing many teens lack.

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Joining a band can be fun and profitable
For teens with nothing better to do, learning to play an instrument and joining a band could prove a worthwhile venture.

Students have chance to jam, record CD with professionals

Students have chance to jam, record CD with professionals
Imagine having a chance to record a song in a studio with professional music-makers.

Aiken's new CD a very forgettable ballad collection

Aiken's new CD a very forgettable ballad collection
NEW YORK - Measure of a Man, Clay Aiken's collection of utterly forgettable love songs, should be packaged along with a copy of Lisa Simpson's favorite magazine, Non-Threatening Boys.

Question of the week

Teens can improve self-esteem

Odds and Ends

Woman sentenced for intercepting e-mail

Paint keeps teen jailed almost 5 months

In poor Indian city where Mother Teresa left her legacy, some say she is more than a saint

Mother Teresa's life - a testimony of her compassion for the world's poorest

Tens of thousands flock to beatification of Mother Teresa