Americans are dying with an average of $62k of debt

(NEW YORK) -- You're probably going to die with some debt to your name. Most people do. In fact, 73 percent of consumers had outstanding debt when they were reported as dead, according to December 201... Read More

Pennsylvania restaurant offers discount for families who have phone-free meals

(STROUDSBURG, Pa.) -- What would it take to get you to put down your phone during a meal?

Sarah’s Corner Café in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, is offering a deal for people who want to enjoy a meal, and each other, unplugged.
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Is gourmet popcorn worth the price tag?

(NEW YORK) -- Popcorn sales are skyrocketing, with Americans eating three billion gallons a year. And now, there are new gourmet flavors ranging from the simple to exotic.

But as the variety goes up so does the price tag. In fact, some pre... Read More

Tax Tip: Getting deductions for higher learning

Education is a good investment but it isn't cheap. Thankfully, there are ways you can cash in on your kids' higher learning when you file your taxes.

"The American Opportunity Tax Credit is available for the first four years of college, depend... Read More

President Trump climbs into an 18-wheeler and pretends to be a trucker

(WASHINGTON) — Donald Trump, trucker-in-chief?

That's the role the president briefly assumed Thursday when he climbed into the drivers seat of a Mack 18-wheeler parked on the South Lawn of the White House.

Trump, who wore ... Read More

Trump Hotel in DC not in violation of government lease, GSA says

(WASHINGTON) -- The General Services Administration (GSA) announced on Thursday that President Donald Trump's lease of a luxury hotel from the government in Washington, D.C. -- which raised
eyebrows among some ethics watchdogs -- is in good sta... Read More

Customer returns to Starbucks with apology note, $50 after rude treatment of barista

(NEW YORK) -- One California Starbucks barista got a surprise on March 21 when a customer returned to apologize for her behavior from the day before.

Andrew Richardson, 20, was floored when he received a handwritten card and $50 bill from ... Read More

Jobless claims jump to 258K

(WASHINGTON) — Jobless claims spiked higher last week, increasing by 15,000, according to the latest figures released Thursda... Read More

Tax Tip: What happens when you can't pay the IRS?

You've gone through your receipts, crunched the numbers, checked them twice and now you're ready to file your taxes. But there's one problem: You can't pay everything you owe Uncle Sam.

Certified public accountant Richard Lavina says don't pan... Read More

Virgin America will disappear into Alaska Airlines in 2019

(SEATTLE) -- The Virgin America name is embarking on its final voyage.

The parent company of Alaska Airlines announced Wednesday that it would be phasing out Virgin’s name following the merger of the two companies last December.
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Starbucks to open 12,000 new locations by 2021

(NEW YORK) -- If you already feel like there's a Starbucks on every street corner, get ready to see a whole lot more of the coffee chain's stores.

The company announced on Wednesday plans to open 12,000 new stores globally by 2021, 3,400 o... Read More