Taking the OUCH! out of eyebrow arching

STYLE ESSENTIALS

If you hate the pain of waxing or plucking, the ancient hair-removal technique of "threading" may provide a less painful alternative
By admin | January 15, 2009

Can Michelle Obama influence American fashion?

The incoming First Lady demonstrates not just that she understood the power of clothes to transmit a message, but a readiness to adjust the message as the need arises.
By admin | January 15, 2009

Obama’s “beast” of a car revealed

The Secret Service said this 2009 limo will provide a "valuable asset" in providing President Obama with the highest level of protection.
By admin | January 15, 2009

FAA: All survive crash of Charlotte-bound flight

A US Airways plane headed to Charlotte has crashed into the Hudson River, sending passengers fleeing for safety in the frigid waters. All are said to be safe
By admin | January 15, 2009

CATS cutting trains during peak hours

Starting in March, CATS will operate only six trains per hour at peak times, down from eight an hour today – a move that will save the transit agency $100,000.
By admin | January 14, 2009

King alleges discrimination by United Way

Gloria Pace King is appealing the organization’s decision to deny her previously approved retirement benefits. She also filed an EEOC discrimination complaint
By admin | January 14, 2009

‘It’s good to see the good things in life’

Martha Young overcame 15 years of crack cocaine addiction and the murder of her son. Next week she travels to witness the swearing in of the nation's first black president
By admin | January 13, 2009

Dark and lovely, Michelle

OPINION

If a black president represents change, a dark-skinned first lady is straight-up revolutionary.
By admin | January 13, 2009

Harding’s band surpasses its fundraising goal

A $25,000 donation from Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith and a $13,000 gift from AT&T means the band will be marching in Barack Obama's inauguration parade
By admin | January 13, 2009

40 CMS students awarded in MKL writing and art contest

More than 100 students submitted artwork or an essay on the theme "Celebrating Diversity, Diplomacy and the Dream.”
By admin | January 13, 2009