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  • Senator Crist? 'People's governor' pulls a fast one

    You can just imagine the campaign zingers coming soon from Charlie Crist's opponents: "When the going got tough, our governor got going." "In the middle of his first term and he wants to go to D.C.? This guy gives new meaning to the term 'federal...
  • Waiting, in Havana

    Waiting is a way of life in Cuba. Cubans say survival on the island depends on the ability to wait – for a bus at the corner, for bread at the bakery, for potatoes at the "agro" store, for a visa to El Yuma, as the locals call the United States. In...
  • The 16th Annual C. Michael Steadman Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament

    The 16th Annual C. Michael Steadman Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament
    WHAT: 16th Annual C. Michael Steadman Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament Double Shot Gun Scramble Tournament WHEN: Saturday, June 20th at 7:30 AM and 1:30 PM. WHERE: Lederach Golf Club, Harleysville, PA. WHY: Charles Michael Steadman Jr., a veteran of the...
  • LPGA plots business strategy

    Call it the Reverse Corporate Retreat. Businesses routinely schedule outings at Kingsmill so that the employees can play golf. This time, golfers came to the resort to talk business. The LPGA, in advance of this week's Stella Artois Wannabe Open,...
  • Improvements keep Prius as the hybrid to beat

    Improvements keep Prius as the hybrid to beat
    The Toyota Prius that debuted in the U.S. in the 2001 model year has become the nation's best-selling hybrid. But with Chevrolet, Saturn, Ford, Mercury and Honda now in the game, Prius needs more than just high gas prices to keep folks interested....
  • Will your clunker get you green?

    Will your clunker get you green?
    After President Obama signed the Car Allowance Rebate System into effect on Wednesday — it's commonly called the "cash for clunkers" law — he set the wheels in motion for one of two things to happen, depending on whom you talk to: The law is...
  • Honor freedom with a beer can, chicken

    Honor freedom with a beer can, chicken
    Nothing quite says 4th of July -- and American independence from unreasonable taxation and those intrusive federal regulations -- like a chicken with a beer can stuck up its behind, roasting silently over wood charcoal. Nothing. Cynics may call it a...
  • Can Fiat really save Chrysler?

    At the New York International Auto Show in April, Chrysler President Jim Press arrived for the unveiling of the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee not in a Jeep, but in a Fiat 500, the little Mini Cooper-like car that Fiat sells, with success, in Europe. His...
  • One bad year doesn't make target-date funds a failure

    One bad year doesn't make target-date funds a failure
    The ongoing and sometimes contentious debate over whether target-date funds have "failed" is missing some important points. Target-date funds, the leading "default" option in workplace 401(k) plans, are mutual funds designed for people retiring in or...
  • Tough LPGA times mean difficult decisions for sponsors

    Transport yourself to Brussels, St. Louis or wherever Anheuser-Busch InBev's Czar of Sports Spending may work. Bask in your corner office with the high-rise view, mahogany desk and life-sized cutouts of Natalie Gulbis and Kasey Kahne. Have an assistant...
  • What?! Camry tops list of U.S.-made vehicles

    Each year, the Web site Cars.com releases its "American Made Index." Evaluations "are based on percentage [by cost] of their parts that are made domestically, where they are built, and how popular they are among U.S. buyers." For the past five years, the...