Milestones Apr. 6, 1998

STEPPING ASIDE. ANDREW GROVE, 61, as CEO of Intel Corp.; in Santa Clara, Calif. Under Grove, TIME's 1997 Man of the Year, Intel became the world's leading chipmaker. He remains chairman; Craig Barrett, 58, is his well-groomed successor.

CHARGED. RICHARD ASHBY, 31; JOSEPH SCHWEITZER, 30; WILLIAM RANEY II, 26; and CHANDLER SEAGRAVES, 28, the Marine captains whose jet severed a gondola cable in Italy, killing 20 people; with negligent homicide and involuntary manslaughter; in Norfolk, Va.

DIED. KARSTEN PRAGER, 61, worldly wise TIME foreign correspondent who broadly expanded the reach and scope of TIME's international editions; after undergoing treatment for lymphoma;...

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