Milestones Jan. 14, 2002

MARRIED. J.K. ROWLING, 36, multi-millionaire Harry Potter creator, to physician NEIL MURRAY, 30; in Perthshire, Scotland. It is the second marriage for both.

CLEARED. ROBERT TORRICELLI, 50, Democratic New Jersey Senator alleged to have accepted illegal gifts from donor David Chang; after three years of investigation by U.S. prosecutors, who declined to file charges. Manhattan U.S. Attorney Mary Jo White referred material from the probe to the Senate Ethics Committee.

FIRED. DENNIS GREEN, 52, coach of the Minnesota Vikings for the past 10 years; after a hapless 5-10 season in which he was criticized for losing control of his players,...

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