From Palm Desert, Calif., to Boise, Idaho, people go to extra lengths to help the needy this holiday season. 'The harder things get, people are more generous,' says one charity organizer.
Sony Corp. said Tuesday it will cut the price of the currently available 80 gigabyte PlayStation 3 effective immediately, to $299. It is also launching a slimmer, lighter model with a 120 GB hard drive in early September; that version will also cost $299.
Minority justices warn that the guilty 'will go free on the most technical grounds.'
Activists ramps up efforts for various causes this season. Success levels vary.
A raffish alternative to button-down Yankee Stadium, Shea, the home of the Mets, has always attracted a Kmart crowd, the kind of fan who has to go to the prom with a friend.
People suddenly disabled face increased risk of bankruptcy. An insurance policy can help.
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings aim to revive old-school soul music in the US. The Dap-Kings were hired to play on Amy Winehouse's album while Jones dominates the soundtrack of "The Great Debaters." Now, a breakthrough may be imminent.