Don’t give in to high college costs

MAKING THE GRADE

The cost of a college degree climbs higher each year. Reduce those costs with a few simple steps -- while your child is still in high school
By admin | January 22, 2009

Obama starts reversing Bush policies

President Obama moved swiftly yesterday to order tough new ethics rules and to prepare to issue an order closing the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
By admin | January 22, 2009

Obama orders closure of Guantanamo Bay prison

President Obama today signed a series of executive orders to close the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, within a year
By admin | January 22, 2009

Obama plunges into new role

On Day 1, President Obama calls Middle Eastern leaders and prepares for his first presidential briefings on the economy and Iraq.
By admin | January 21, 2009

AKA sorority brings women’s business expo to Charlotte

Organizers say a bad economy may be just the time to launch a new enterprise
By admin | January 21, 2009

Tips for preserving those Obama keepsakes

With proper storage or display techniques, your cherished items will look great for years to come
By admin | January 21, 2009

U.S. Senate confirms Clinton for Secretary of State

Republicans and Democrats alike said her swift confirmation was necessary so that President Obama could begin tackling major foreign policy issues
By admin | January 21, 2009

His moment has arrived

ANALYSIS

Barack Obama takes office today with a realistic prospect of joining the ranks of history's most powerful presidents.
By admin | January 20, 2009

King and Obama

OPINION

Obama sprang from King's sacrifice. Without the bullet King took, Obama may have never secured a place on the ballot.
By admin | January 20, 2009

A brush with the unexpected

A Charlotte Cub Scout troop has a chance encounter with Barack Obama
By admin | January 20, 2009