Category: The News

Why does Buffett have a ‘secretary?’

Why does Buffett have a ‘secretary?’

Given its cultural baggage, the term “secretary” has been jettisoned over the past three decades. Then why is it that Warren Buffett still has a secretary and not an executive assistant?

Caregiving is the ‘new normal’

Caregiving is the ‘new normal’

With about 10,000 baby boomers hitting age 65 each day, they’re becoming caregivers and those needing care.

Build relationships amid memory loss

Build relationships amid memory loss

Adam Robb’s grandma used to take care of him. Now she’s experiencing symptoms of dementia. He’s learning how to make memories with her — even as her memory fades.

Little Known Black History Fact: The New Howard Theatre

Little Known Black History Fact: The New Howard Theatre

Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 5:09 am By: Erica Taylor, The Tom Joyner Morning Show The Howard Theater in Washington, DC opened its doors in 1910. Nestled on DC’s “Black Broadway” the Howard Theater...

Black passengers add another facet to Titanic story

Black passengers add another facet to Titanic story

Dawn Turner Trice April 9, 2012 In preparing his 1997 movie “Titanic” for 3-D, James Cameron reportedly reshot a scene because an astronomer told him that the position of the stars was wrong in...

Against All Odds Foundation Social Entrepreneur Provides Hope to New Jersey Youth

Against All Odds Foundation Social Entrepreneur Provides Hope to New Jersey Youth

The odds were stacked against her – abused, neglected, and homeless after the loss of both parents to substance abuse and AIDS, Christine Carter became just another ward of the child welfare system. As she...

Malawi country profile

Malawi country profile

Provides overview, key facts and events, timelines and leader profiles along with current news about Malawi

The man behind Carrie Bradshaw’s haute heels

The man behind Carrie Bradshaw’s haute heels

Manolo Blahnik is a household name thanks to ‘Sex and the City’. The shoe designer talks to CNN about his life.

No African-American senators likely in near future

No African-American senators likely in near future

  By Lisa Desjardins, CNN Radio Senior Correspondent Washington (CNN) – Few might realize it, but Tuesday’s primary elections might have quietly sealed the racial and ethnic makeup of the U.S. Senate for a...