According to the FBI, a Mississippi man was arrested for sending possibly poisonous letters to President Barack Obama and Senator Roger Wicker. There were other reports of mysterious packages in Senate office buildings and in senators' offices in their home states. Authorities are continuing to investigate the suspicious materials.
A retooling plan for Detroit – involving controversial razing, shrinking, and repurposing – is under way as the Motor City tries to save itself.
Renewable energy isn’t big enough to offset declines in the auto industry, but companies are gung-ho for any new business.
They are still priced out of the housing market in many cities across the country, a new study concludes.
The shift reflects consumer stress, but it could help boost US manufacturers.
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