DETROIT (AP) - General Motors Co. is recalling 38,197 Chevrolet Malibu Eco, Buick LaCrosse and Buick Regal sedans in the U.S. because a defective battery control module could stall the engine or cause a fire.
Vehicles from the 2012 and 2013 model years equipped with GM's eAssist hybrid system
By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - A Taiwanese businessman long suspected of ties to North Korea and his Illinois-based son have been charged in Chicago with seeking to bypass a U.S. ban on the export of weapons machinery to the hard-line communist nation, federal prosecutors announced
By M.L. JOHNSONAssociated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - U.S. cranberry farmers who spent millions of dollars to replant and expand bogs face a financial crisis after a huge harvest in Canada flooded the market and sent prices plummeting.
Farmers in Wisconsin, the leading cranberry producer, have been
NEW YORK (AP) - Major stock market indexes are ending little changed on Wall Street following a record-breaking week.
The Dow Jones industrial average ended down five points at 14,968 Monday. It broke through 15,000 last week.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose three points to 1,617,
By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Indoor tanning beds would carry new warnings about the risk of cancer and be subject to more stringent federal oversight, under a proposal unveiled Monday by the Food and Drug Administration.
The FDA has regulated tanning beds and sun lamps for
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Adobe says it is moving to an online subscription-based model for the software package it sells to designers, Web developers, video editors and other creative professionals.
Adobe Systems Inc. said Monday that it will not release new versions
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Men who are bashful about needing help in the bedroom no longer have to go to the drugstore to buy that little blue pill.
In a first for the drug industry, Pfizer Inc. told The Associated Press that the drugmaker will begin selling its
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Bank of America led a rally in big-bank stocks in mostly quiet trading on Monday. Stock indexes ended little changed following a record-setting run last week.
News that Bank of America and MBIA, a bond-insurance company, had reached a settlement
By KAY JOHNSONAssociated Press
MUMBAI, India (AP) - Global clothing brands involved in Bangladesh's troubled garment industry responded in starkly different ways to the building collapse that killed more than 600 people. Some quickly acknowledged their links to the tragedy and promised
By SAM HANANELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - It seems like a simple proposition: give employees who work more than 40 hours a week the option of taking paid time off instead of overtime pay.
The choice already exists in the public sector. Federal and state workers can save earned time off and