(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday adopted rules that would allow phone companies to take proactive steps to block illegal robocalls.
The agency notes that unwanted calls, a category that includes illegal rob... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- When Evette Plata moved out of her Florida rental home, she was determined to recoup her $1,175 security deposit. She called the rental office and got their move-out instructions. She hired her cousin’s cleaning company and said s... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A rare painting by Leonardo da Vinci auctioned in New York on Wednesday night fetched over $450 million, making it the most expensive painting ever sold.
Fewer than 20 paintings by the Italian artist exist.
The 500... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A down day for tech stocks pushed Wall Street lower on Wednesday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 138.19, closing at 23,271.28.
The Nasdaq finished the session at 6,706.21, a slide of 31.66 from its open, ... Read More
(ST. LOUIS) -- A 51-year-old first officer for Southwest Airlines was arrested Wednesday morning around 5 a.m. at St. Louis Lambert International Airport for unlawful use of a weapon after Transportation Security Administration officers discovered a ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- As a clerk to Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, Gretchen Rubin asked the pioneer what she thought was the secret to happiness.
“And she answered me right away. She knew exactly what her answer was. And sh... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Seven companies are issuing new hoverboard recalls after discovering that the battery packs may pose a fire hazard, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Tuesday's recall involves 13,900 units, bringing th... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A lawsuit filed against Uber on Tuesday alleges "thousands" of female passengers have endured "rape, sexual assault, physical violence and gender-motivated harassment" while using the popular ride-hailing service.
The lawsuit... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street closed in the red on Tuesday as oil prices sunk.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 30.23 (-0.13 percent) to finish at 23,409.47.
The Nasdaq fell 19.72 (-0.29 percent) to close at 6,737.87, while th... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Following a 19-month investigation, the National Transportation Safety Board identified 20 different factors that contributed to the April 2016 crash that killed two veteran Amtrak employees and injured 39 passengers when the company's ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- It's been 25 years since the release of Home Alone 2: Lost in New York. To celebrate, the Plaza Hotel, which plays a prominent role in the film, is offering a package that allows guests to live it up like Kevin McAllister.
(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street closed slightly higher on Monday, but uncertainty over tax reform and tumbling General Electric shares weighed on stocks.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 17.49 (+0.07 percent) to finish at 23,439.70.
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