Restaurant forgives employee who mistakenly served $5,700 bottle of vintage wine

(LONDON) -- We've all made mistakes at work, though some are more costly than others.

The next time you mess up, however, you'll be hoping your boss is just as forgiving as the owners of Hawksmoor Manchester steakhouse in the U.K., who sa... Read More

MGM might pay $800M to settle lawsuits from Las Vegas shooting that killed 58

(LAS VEGAS) -- MGM Resorts said on Thursday it may pay as much as $800 million in liabilities tied to the 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas that killed 58 people and injured more than 800.

The company, which owns Mandalay Bay, from which St... Read More

SAT will include more context about a students' background using new tool

(NEW YORK) -- The College Board has announced it’s going to start giving more context about a student's background that will accompany their SAT exam score during the college admissions process based on various factors – including some ou... Read More

Walmart tops "Fortune's" list of 500 largest US corporations again

(NEW YORK) -- Walmart topped Fortune's list of the United States' 500 largest corporations by revenue for the seventh year in a row, as online rival Amazon cracked the top five for the first time.

The annual list ranked companies ... Read More

Vacation Supreme: Taco Bell launching boutique hotel

(NEW YORK) -- Billing itself as a "Taco-asis of resort, food, and all things Taco Bell," The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel and Resort will launch in Palm Springs, California on Aug. 9.

The "immersive" experience based on the popular fast food ch... Read More

After New Zealand mosque attacks, Facebook changes its livestream policy

(NEW YORK) -- Facebook officials, who have admitted their systems failed to prevent the broadcast of the New Zealand mosque massacre on their platform, have announced a new policy for livestreaming.

"We will now apply a ‘one strike&r... Read More

Lawmakers renew call to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill

(WASHINGTON) -- Harriet Tubman, noted abolitionist and celebrated Civil War spy, might be closer to getting on the $20 bill if renewed congressional efforts are successful.

Rep. John Katko, R-N.Y., made the case to use the image of the wom... Read More

Georgetown University student facing possible expulsion over father's bribes files lawsuit

(WASHINGTON) -- A Georgetown University student facing possible expulsion over his father's involvement in a college admissions bribery scheme is taking the school to court.

Adam Semprevivo filed a lawsuit Wednesday morning against the pri... Read More

Ford recalls 270,000 Fusions for potential to roll away

(DETROIT) -- Ford Motor Company issued a recall for 270,000 Fusions on Wednesday, citing a potential for the cars to roll away, the company said.

The recall affects select Fusions made from 2013 to 2016 with 2.5-liter engines. A faulty tra... Read More

Human rights lawyer at center of WhatsApp security breach calls hack 'ironic'

(NEW YORK) -- The human rights lawyer at the center of the WhatsApp security breach said it "doesn’t come as a surprise" that the same spyware whose use he is suing against was allegedly used on him.

Facebook, which owns the messagin... Read More

New Oreo flavors include latte, maple and marshmallow salute to Apollo moon landing

(NEW YORK) -- OREO has announced a return of a fan favorite, and more new flavors for this year.

S’mores flavored OREOs are back for the summer; they swap the cookie's iconic "black and white" look with a graham cracker cookie surrou... Read More

Specialty coffee sells for $75 a cup

(SAN FRANCISCO) -- A California coffee shop recently served a $75 cup of coffee -- and it sold out.

Klatch Coffee is the family-owned and operated business responsible for bringing an exclusive coffee called Elida Geisha Natural to the U.S... Read More

Monet's "Meules" painting fetches more than $110 million at auction

(NEW YORK) -- One of Claude Monet's most iconic paintings was sold for over $110 million at an auction Tuesday evening.

Monet's 1890 oil-on-canvas masterpiece Meules, perhaps the most revered painting from his "Haystacks" series, ... Read More

Dow closes down over 600 as Trump, China argue over tariffs

(NEW YORK) -- The Dow was down 617 points at closing on Monday afternoon after China said it would raise tariffs on roughly $60 billion worth of U.S. imports as retaliation for additional tariffs on Chinese goods.

Trade talks between the U... Read More