Man charged with killing his mother

Police say Jerry Allen Heath attacked his 83-year-old mother after she refused to give him money.

By austin | November 30, 2009

Give the gift of jewelry

By Lashawnda K. Becoats

DAY 1: A gift idea for the woman who wants something special and isn't afraid to wear a distinctive piece.

By austin | November 30, 2009

Remember, Tiger, mum’s the word

The world's No. 1 golfer has little to gain by meeting with investigators. (Inside the Q with Glenn Burkins)

By austin | November 30, 2009

New name, bigger mission

Seigle Avenue Partners has a new name and major expansion plans. Marian Wright Edelman (pictured) helped celebrate the news.

By austin | November 25, 2009

What the buffalo can teach us

By Glenn Burkins

A YouTube video, shot by a lake in South Africa, offers profound lessons as we wrestled with youth violence and despair in many of our commuities.

By austin | November 24, 2009

Man whose son accused MJ of molestation dead

In the 1990s, Jordan Chandler and his parents received a $20 million settlement from Jackson over the sexual abuse claims.

By austin | November 23, 2009

Monday Business

Chef Sadruddin Abdullah recently launched a sweet venture with his wife, Mahmudah.

By austin | November 23, 2009

The spirit of thanks


We give thanks because God is always giving to us. We can give thanks because God, our Heavenly Father, surrounds us daily with His love, protection, provision and compassion.

By austin | November 23, 2009

Playoffs? Not for these Panthers


A note to Coach John Fox: Consider giving the ball more to Mr. Playmaker -- DeAngelo Williams.

By austin | November 20, 2009

CMS poverty level at all-time high

Nearly 51 percent of students in grades k-12 now qualify for free or reduced-price lunch.

By austin | November 19, 2009