TSA chief: Financial hardships from shutdown prompting absences at major airports

(WASHINGTON) -- The head of the Transportation Security Administration acknowledged to his staff on Wednesday that frontline officers are increasingly calling out of work due to financial hardship cau... Read More

Netflix raising subscription prices, again

(NEW YORK) -- It's about to cost you more to get your Stranger Things fix.

Netflix is implementing the biggest subscription increase since the video streaming service launched 12 years ago, raising its U.S. prices by 13 to 18 per... Read More

Furloughed by the government shutdown? Enjoy a free beer

(NEW YORK) -- Want to do your part to help out a furloughed federal worker during the government shutdown? How about buying them a beer?

PayItFurloughed.com is making it happen. All you've got to do is make a donation to the cause via the ... Read More

Shutdown side hustles: Workers selling personal possessions, starting businesses

(NEW YORK) -- Four weeks into the partial government shutdown, unpaid federal workers and contractors have started selling personal property, creating small businesses and spending more time with old friends.

Working for the Coast Guard wa... Read More

'We're all out of hamberders': Burger King flame broils Donald Trump

(NEW YORK) -- Burger King, home of the Whopper, has joined a growing list of U.S. companies that have roasted President Donald Trump via social media.

After Trump offered up a fast-food feast to Clemson University's championship football t... Read More

Gillette uses new ad to urge men to get rid of 'toxic masculinity' in #MeToo era

(NEW YORK) -- Gillette has been known for the past 30 years as a brand for men with the tagline, “The best a man can get.”

Now the shaving company, owned by Procter & Gamble, is calling on men to be better in a new ad that ... Read More

Ford debuts 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500, its most powerful street-legal car

(DETROIT) -- European supercars, you've met your match.

Ford Motor on Monday debuted its new 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 sports car -- the fastest and most advanced street-legal vehicle ever produced by the Dearborn, Michigan, automaker.
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Unpaid federal workers get help from food banks during government shutdown

(NEW YORK) -- Food banks around the country near military bases or in cities with a lot of federal government employees have been stepping up to help the furloughed or unpaid workers during the government shutdown.

Over the weekend in Wash... Read More

The looming danger in high-tech car safety systems: Experts

(DETROIT) -- Get behind the wheel of a new car and you'll be amazed at the suite of safety features available. Blind spot detection. Rear-view cameras. Automatic emergency braking. Lane departure warning. These driver-assist technologies are prolifer... Read More

TSA staffing shortages hit nation's busiest airports amid government shutdown

(WASHINGTON) -- Transportation Security Administration officials are closing more security lanes amid increased callouts from officers not being paid during the government shutdown.

The absence rate at TSA on Monday is 7.6 percent, up from... Read More

Traveler was able to get a firearm through a TSA security checkpoint and onto an international flight

(NEW YORK) -- As concerns about the possible impacts of the government shutdown on airport screening grow, a passenger got a gun through the country's busiest airport and onto an international flight in his carry-on bag, according to the Transportati... Read More