The recession is a national story, but its effects are local and personal. Few cities have felt this more than Elkhart, Ind., one of the earliest to see recession.
Many of the city’s citizens face an uncertain economic future. The give voice to their problems and offer potential solutions.
Watch the manufacturing process in fast forward as workers take the vehicle from frame to finished product in time-lapse video.
In good times and bad, meth continues to hit northern Indiana hard. Three former addicts describe the drug's toll.
President Barack Obama challenged South Africa and the world on Tuesday to apply the immortal example of Nelson Mandela and lift children from poverty, spread freedom of belief and overcome inequality and cynicism.
Lawmakers announced a sweeping agreement Monday to pass a long-awaited authorization bill for the Defense Department before the end of the year, but a proposed amendment to curb military sexual assault didn’t make the cut.
The U.S. government ended up losing $10.5 billion on the General Motors bailout, but it says the alternative would have been far worse. Without the bailout, the country would have lost more than 1 million jobs, and the economy could have slipped from recession into a depression, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said.
After Tessanne Chin's emotional rendition of "Bridge Over Troubled Water," her coach raved, "That's probably the most flawless and graceful performance I've ever heard on the show."
It took two months, weekly visits to the jammed-up federal website and a half-dozen phone calls, but JoAnn Smith finally got health insurance Monday. It’ll only cost her $3.19 a month to cover herself and her husband.
Life just got tougher for New Yorkers now that cold-weather cockroaches have moved in — but compared to the far more damaging invasive species out there, these bugs aren't so bad.
While Cuba remains off-limits to most U.S. travelers, the arrival of a ship full of American college students in Havana on Monday is being greeted as a milestone event.