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Stories with person: Bill Gates
  • Silver: 2 years of college best for NBA players 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 7:27 pm
  • CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Adam Silver says he's heard the "Bill Gates theory" numerous times from critics over the last month: You shouldn't be required to attend college to become a millionaire.

  • 5 free things to do in historic Boston 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 11:36 am
  • BOSTON - The city of Boston is known for its "wicked" rich history, to use a term the locals love, going back to the Boston Tea Party and roots of the American Revolution. But pride is not limited to the past: The city is also home to the World Series champion Red Sox team.