Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
Health officials say suicides among middle-aged Americans climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, a period that included the recession.
Recession? What recession? Some strip club owners say that business is booming despite the crappy economy. The clubs that seem to be thriving are upscale – and are making their money off of corporate honchos, […]
U.S. abortions fell 5 percent during the recession and its aftermath in the biggest one-year decrease in at least a decade, perhaps because women are more careful to use birth control when times are tough, researchers say.
On Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.
ATLANTA (AP) — While the rest of state government eliminated 10,000 jobs during the Great Recession, the University System of Georgia added more than 5,000 employees. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports some schools increased staff by […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK)-Over the first half of 2012, foreclosure notices have dropped in metro Atlanta. Figures released by Kennesaw-based Equity Depot show notices from January through June are down 12.4 percent compared to this same period […]
The city of Atlanta has the widest income gap between the rich and poor of all the major U.S. cities, according to a report by the U.S. Census Bureau. Atlanta ranked just above New Orleans […]
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President and CEO Sandra Pianalto says low interest rates key factor in stabilizing economy. Low interest rates continue at all time low; however, officials predict recession not over soon. For more on […]