Honda, Ford recalling vehicles

Honda is recalling its Civic and Fit small cars, and Ford is recalling its old Windstar minivans and current F-150 pickups.

SC now watching out for looters

CONWAY, S.C. - Authorities are manning more than a dozen checkpoints near the Waccamaw River to let Horry County residents in, while keeping would-be looters out.

Halloween pop-up stores cash in on holiday

...of Shopping Centers. Spirit Halloween, which is privately owned, does not announce its sales figures."It has become the national party that everyone participates in," Silverstein said. The Associated Press contributed to this story.

Fearful MARTA patrons get escorts

ATLANTA - Metro Atlanta's transit system is launching a service to ensure patrons get home safely.

Mariners fire manager Lloyd McClendon

Given the opportunity that he didn't get in his previous stop as a general manager, Jerry Dipoto decided the best move for the Seattle Mariners was to bring in his own field boss from the start and fire Lloyd McClendon.

Internationals close gap on the U.S. in Presidents Cup

INCHEON, South Korea - Sang-moon Bae had a dynamic debut at home in the Presidents Cup by making a 12-foot birdie putt to win a crucial fourballs match Friday that helped his International team win its first session in two years and get back in the game.

Business events scheduled for the coming week

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week.

Student debt traps parents, kids

...means to fund their children's educations without sinking even deeper into debt.Data analyzed exclusively by The Associated Press, along with surveys about families and rising student debt loads, show that:? School loans increasingly belong...

Ga. motorcyclist catches fire pumping gas

MARIETTA, Ga. - Authorities say a motorcyclist was being treated for severe burns after fire engulfed his bike as he pumped gas at a Chevron station near Atlanta.

Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch to miss another game

Marshawn Lynch will miss a second consecutive week for the Seattle Seahawks due to a hamstring strain.