Features by Jim Burress
Posted In: HBCUs, universities, race
There are 105 historically black colleges and universities in the U.S. One of the smallest -- Morris Brown College -- struggles to stay afloat.
Posted In: aviation, Delta, airplanes
Delta Air Lines will take its final DC-9 to the skies today, punctuating a most unlikely and colorful span of airliner history.
Posted In: shopping mall, consumers, Retail
Malls have become more nimble, offering specialized services and experiences you can't find online.
Posted In: Boeing, 777X, Labor Unions
After workers at Boeing's Seattle facility voted down the company's proposed contract, its CEO courts other states.
Posted In: Atlanta, airports, haircut
Believe it or not, there’s no place to get a haircut in the world’s busiest airport.
Posted In: US Air, American Air, mergers, Airlines
The Department of Justice is talking with American Airlines and US Airways about possibly lifting its anti-trust action.
Posted In: Pending home sales, government shutdown 2013
Pending housing starts are disappointing and industrial production is up. Business spending was less than expected last week.
Posted In: wealth, poverty, income divide, HOV, toll, carpool, Atlanta, congestion, Traffic
As cities move from carpool lanes to toll lanes to ease highway congestion, one Atlanta group points to the uneven benefits of the plan.
Posted In: AFL-CIO, Labor Unions, non-union workers
The AFL-CIO votes on whether to broaden membership to include non-union workers and even other organizations.
Posted In: crowdfunding, Small Business
How Georgia is on the forefront of pushing equity crowdfunding. It's like Kickstarter, except that regular folk can invest in -- not just donate to -- a small, private company.