Atlanta-based "FlexMex" restaurant chain Tin Lizzy's Cantina is opening its first store outside metro Atlanta in March in Augusta.
ATLANTA - Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped to 7.7 percent.
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Michelin's 10th plant in South Carolina, opening Thursday, will produce the company's innovative airless radial tire and develop the concept's future generations, company officials told The Associated Press in advance of a news conference.
WASHINGTON - Some low-cost generic drugs that have helped restrain health care costs for decades are seeing unexpected price spikes of up to 8,000 percent, prompting a backlash from patients, pharmacists and now Washington lawmakers.
Gauge of US economy posts healthy 0.9 percent rise in October, best showing since July.
US existing home sales climb 1.5 percent in October to fastest sales pace in 2014.
Applications for US jobless aid slip; fewest Americans receiving benefits in 14 years.
ATLANTA - Augusta's job growth in 2015 will be 2 percent, according to Georgia State University's Economic Forecasting Center, slightly better than the overall state's 1.9 percent and slightly worse than Augusta's pace this year of 2.1 percent.
DETROIT — Volkswagen is recalling 442,000 Jettas and Beetles to fix a problem that can cause rear suspension failure if the cars aren’t fixed properly after a crash.
WASHINGTON — Construction of new homes fell slightly in October after a big surge in the previous month, but the weakness was largely driven by the volatile apartment sector.