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A new political world for UNC

RALEIGH — The headlines were about as incongruent as they come. The front page of The Daily Tar Heel, the student newspaper at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, blared, “Some UNC administrators want to raise faculty salaries ...

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Another governor under investigation

RALEIGH — It was a week before the election, and Tom Fetzer had called another news conference to lob grenades at Democrats. “I predict that she (Gov. Beverly Perdue) won’t run for re-election,” the chairman of the state Republican Party ...

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Head vs. heart vs. logic vs. emotion

Sales are made emotionally and justified logically. Some people are heart-strong. Some people are headstrong. And most people, especially salespeople, don’t understand that the heart is a filter to a decision. They — not you, of course — think most ...

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Fly past United Continental stock

Dear Mr. Berko: What are your thoughts on buying shares of the new airline called United Continental? I’ve lost money on both in the past, but perhaps this is a good time to buy the merged airline. I’d invest $7,500 ...

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