Articles by Jeremy W. Peters



Liquids Ban Puts Damper on Profit

  • 15 August 06
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
Since Sept. 11, airport retailers have emerged as an unexpected beneficiary of tighter security, longer lines and earlier flight check-ins -- so much so that airports plowed millions into elaborate new concessions to feed, pamper and entertain passengers who arrive hours before their flight.

Town Looks to GM to Help It Survive

  • 21 February 06
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
General Motors once had so many plants here that it had to stagger their schedules so that the streets would not be clogged with traffic when the workday ended. At the city's peak, 35 years ago, one of every three people in Anderson worked for GM.