Why is North Carolina so much poorer?

SAN ANTONIO — The state is on track to be the nation’s worst state for the next decade, a new report finds.And that’s in spite of the fact that its unemployment rate is just 4.7% and its jobless rate for young people is 6.3%.The study by the North Carolina Center for Public Policy, released Tuesday, […]

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Why was the New York Times wearing a white tie?

When the New Orleans Saints lost to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, it made news everywhere.That’s because the team was wearing a tie that was deemed racially insensitive.The Saints were the first team to lose on Sunday since 2007.The tie was worn by several other teams, including the Philadelphia Eagles and Seattle Seahawks, but […]

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