Lower euro makes vacations cheaper

Vacations in Europe have a new attraction: the euro's steep drop in value is making the continent cheaper for tourists, especially from the United States and China.
By Barry Hatton

Georgia has what film-makers want

Georgia film commissioner tells Augusta Rotary Club that state has everything a moviemaker wants
By Tim Rausch

Tissue maker to bring Barnwell jobs

Orchids Paper Products Co., a private label consumer tissue manufacturer, is investing at least $110 million to locate in Barnwell County. The project is expected to create 134 jobs.

Summer domestic fares fall $2.01

After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief - $2.01 in savings to be exact.
By Scott Mayerowitz

Limited-time deals with designers risky

Discount retail/designer label partnerships are a challenge to stores when offering limited-time collections.
By Anne D'Innocenzio

Survey: US businesses expect sales rebound, more hiring

Survey: US businesses optimistic sales will rebound and plan to boost pay, hiring.
By Christopher S. Rugaber

Volcker says US bank oversight ineffective, seeks overhaul

Former Fed Chairman Volcker calls for overhaul of financial oversight system.
By Marcy Gordon

New Dollar General opening in Aiken County

A new Dollar General store is opening Saturday on Willison Road in Aiken County.

Appetites growing for edible insects

An increasing number of "entopreneurs" are launching businesses to feed a growing appetite for crickets, mealworms and other edible insects.
By Terence Chea

Researcher denied flight over tweet

WASHINGTON - United Airlines stopped a security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight Saturday, after his social media post days earlier suggesting the airline's onboard systems could be hacked.
By Jack Gillum
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