By The Associated Press
The latest on the fallout from Superstorm Sandy, which hit the East Coast last week, and a new wintry storm hitting the Northeast.
- FORECAST: A strengthening storm moving up the East Coast with snow, sleet, rain and wind gusts as high as 60 mph is expected to spread
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - So what's the first thing you'd do for the economy if you were president?
The Associated Press posed that question to more than a dozen leading economists. Asked to name the one step they'd push most urgently if they
By SAMANTHA BOMKAMPAP Airlines Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The recipe for Thanksgiving travel is likely to make travelers a little bitter this year.
Americans can expect airports to be busier and planes to be fuller than ever, according to a forecast by the main trade association for U.S. airlines
By CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A look at where President Barack Obama stands on some of the issues that the country will face in his second term.
Abortion and birth control: Supports access to abortion. Health care law requires contraceptives to be available for free for
By DANIEL WAGNERAP Business Writer
Wall Street greeted a second Obama term the way it greeted the first.
Investors dumped stocks Wednesday in the sharpest sell-off of the year. With the election only hours behind them, they focused on big problems ahead in Washington and across the Atlantic
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Macy's Inc. sent out a mixed message: It raised its annual profit guidance but told investors Wednesday that Superstorm Sandy would temper the start of the holiday season.
The department store chain's fourth-quarter profit