Features by Jim Burress
Posted In: HSBC, foreclosure, Atlanta, financial crisis
The housing crash not only touched off a wave of foreclosures, it torpedoed property values and the taxes cities and counties collect off them. But some localities are fighting back in an effort to reverse their budget shortfalls.
Posted In: Sports, Colin Kaepernick, NFL, Super Bowl, trademark
The 49er QB looks to trademark the name of his signature move, but is it worth it?
Posted In: fast food, McDonald's, Arby's
Cheap food draws customers, but also cuts into profits.
Posted In: donations, food banks, venison, deer, meat, hunting
Tough economy has more hunters keeping more of their take for themselves.
Posted In: Airlines, Delta, airline prices
Airlines to turn profit offering fewer -- but fuller -- flights.
Posted In: Martin Luther King Jr., Atlanta, African American
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s old Atlanta neighborhood, Sweet Auburn, was once one of the more prosperous African-American neighborhoods, but it has since fallen on hard times. Now it is trying to make a comeback.
Posted In: college athletics, NCAA
NCAA Division I universities continue to spend big money for sports programs, according to a new study. Does the investment pay off?
Posted In: pharmaceuticals, FDA, health care
So half the dose should mean half the price, right?
Posted In: Housing, affordable housing, HUD
HUD cannot afford to fix its public housing, so the government wants to reclassify the properties as Section 8.
Posted In: NASA, real estate
NASA looks to find new uses for defunct space center.