July 30, 2008 The great American highway of Jack Kerouac, Easy Rider and Thelma & Louise is becoming less crowded these days. Higher gas prices are changing the way we work, shop, play and go to school.
July 29, 2008 Ted Stevens, 84, has represented Alaska in the U.S. Senate since 1968 — making him the longest-serving Republican in Senate history. On Tuesday he was indicted by the Justice Department. Here, a look at the charges against him.
July 23, 2008 The federal minimum wage goes up 70 cents an hour on Thursday, to $6.55. Although only 2 percent of hourly earners are paid the federal minimum, it does indirectly affect many more workers.
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