Southwest has been faced with fines, union safety complaints

Southwest Airlines runs its planes hard. They make many short hops and more trips per day than other U.S. airliners, which adds to wear...

Private jet maker plans additional Georgia service center

A private jet maker plans a new $55 million service center in coastal Georgia, hiring 200 people. Gulfstream Aerospace, a unit of General Dynamics Corp.,...

Georgia insurer and hospital group reach deal ending dispute

Georgia’s largest health insurer and one of its largest hospital groups have signed a peace treaty. Piedmont Healthcare said Monday that it on Friday completed...

After Facebook scrutiny, is Google next?

Facebook has taken the lion’s share of scrutiny from Congress and the media about data-handling practices that allow savvy marketers and political agents to...

Chinese manufacturer chooses Georgia for its first US plant

A Chinese manufacturer has chosen Georgia as the location for its first U.S. plant. Gov. Nathan Deal announced Top Polymer Enterprise plans to build a...

Wells Fargo fined $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

Wells Fargo will pay $1 billion to federal regulators to settle charges tied to misconduct at its mortgage and auto lending business, the latest...

Audit clears Facebook despite Cambridge Analytica leaks

An audit of Facebook’s privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no problems even though the company knew at the time that a...

DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to stop consumers from easily switching...

SunTrust says ex-worker may have stolen data on 1.5M clients

SunTrust Banks Inc. says accounts for 1.5 million clients could be compromised following a potential case of data theft. The Atlanta bank said Friday that...

Starbucks to train employees on racial-bias

After a store manager interacted with black patrons, Starbucks is to implement nationwide racial-bias training.