SAN FRANCISCO - Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.
LONG BEACH - When suburban New York delicatessen owner P.J. Whelan heard the findings of a Federal Reserve Bank of New York poll released Monday on Superstorm Sandy's effect on small businesses, he began nodding in agreement.
NEW YORK - The common theme was to find a way to depoliticize an agency that has come to be perceived as, in one panelist's words, "a cookie jar" for the two governors who serve in leadership positions.
GREENPOINT - Nestled right on the corner of Franklin Street and Greenpoint Avenue is Lulu's, a bar where $5 gets you a beer and a pizza. However, despite the nice price and the prime location, the bar owner says he is losing money.
DETROIT - General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.
WASHINGTON - Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges and the proportion of younger applicants has increased, President Barack Obama said Thursday. The enrollments exceeded expectations and offered new hope to Democrats who are defending the law ahead of the midterm elections.
DETROIT - General Motors revealed in court filings late Tuesday that it will soon ask a federal bankruptcy judge to shield the company from legal claims for conduct that occurred before its 2009 bankruptcy.