A man views merchandise at an American Apparel store on the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, Calif., on April 24, 2012. Each year, the company makes more than 40 million articles of clothing out of its L.A.-area factory. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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Garment Industry Follows Threads Of Immigration Overhaul

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Samuel Ku, who runs AG Jeans alongside his father, says a European tariff puts thousands of U.S. clothing jobs at risk. Amanda Marsalis hide caption

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LA Bluejeans Makers Fear Their Business Will Fade Away

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More Jobs, But Wait: They May Not Pay Much

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J.C. Penney Wins Legal Fight Over Martha Stewart

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Shoppers Should Avoid Sandy-Damaged Vehicles

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House Panel Examines Government Loan To Fisker Automotive

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The Hidden Dangers Of Giving Car Advice

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Google, Microsoft Look Past Desktop Computers To Increase Earnings

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Joint Air Bag Recall Affects More Than 3 Million Cars

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Ford Claims Top Spot In Global Sales Race

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California's Unemployment Stuck High As National Average Dips

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Auto Industry Stalls In Japan

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Electric Car Company Posts Its First Profit While Another May File For Bankruptcy

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State Gives Example Of New Federal Gas Standards

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Researchers Expect Oil Demand To Plateau By Decade's End

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