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Uber’s new rules on arbitration for sex-related claims face 1st test

Uber(NEW YORK) -- A former employee is suing Uber less than a week after the company announced it is doing away with a rule that forced arbitration on passengers, drivers or employees who come forward with claims of sexual   ... Read More

Grocery omits Latin word due to its similarity to profanity

Cara Koscinski(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- A South Carolina family is moving on after an unexpected omission on a cake had them laughing during their son's graduation party.

Jacob Koscinski graduated Saturday from his Christian-based home-schooling program in a suburb of   ... Read More

Meet the first woman to lead the NYSE in 226 years

Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Tory Burch Foundation(NEW YORK) -- Stacey Cunningham will take the reins of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Friday, shattering the glass ceiling to become the first female president in the Big Board's 226-year   ... Read More

Instagram introduces mute feature to quiet down your feed without unfollowing friends

Instagram(NEW YORK) -- Are your former colleague's workout selfies bringing you down?

Or your college roommate's constant pictures of their newborn adorable but just too much at times?

Instagram's got your back.

The social media platform rolled out a   ... Read More

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to meet with European lawmakers

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(BRUSSELS) -- Mark Zuckerberg was expected to be in Brussels today to answer some tough questions.

The Facebook founder is schedule to meet with members of the European Parliament about his company's use of personal data, privacy   ... Read More

Gas prices up 5 cents this week, 52 cents from 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Leading up to Memorial Day weekend, gas prices nationwide are up 5 cents from last week and are 52 cents higher than a year ago.

Regular gasoline in the U.S. on May 21 cost an average   ... Read More

Primate bound for sanctuary breaks out of cage at Texas airport

KSAT-TV(SAN ANTONIO) -- A rhesus macaque monkey gave handlers the slip at San Antonio Airport, officials confirmed to ABC News.

The crafty primate, named Dawkins, managed to extricate itself from a crate on Monday after arriving at the Texas   ... Read More

Former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama sign multiyear deal with Netflix

Netflix(NEW YORK) -- Former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have inked a multiyear deal with Netflix, the streaming service announced Monday.

According to a tweet from Netflix, the Obamas will produce films and series for Netflix, which   ... Read More

Scratch-and-sniff stamps are coming to a post office near you

USPS(WASHINGTON) -- Scratch-and-sniff stamps are coming to a post office near you, the United States Postal Service announced on Monday.

With the warm summer weather moving in, Americans love to cool off with a refreshing ice pop on a   ... Read More

Supreme Court rules employers can block class action lawsuits in win for businesses

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court ruled Monday that businesses can force employees to resolve disputes outside the court system, blocking potential class-action lawsuits in a victory for business interests.

The case challenged provisions in employee contracts called arbitration agreements   ... Read More

A woman in the driver’s seat: Aston Martin’s 1st female president has a message for young girls

Robert Hradil/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Aston Martin’s Laura Schwab has a lot to talk about these days: the British luxury carmaker’s Second Century Plan. The company's return to Formula One racing. Her 1-year-old daughter, Marie.

Schwab, head of Aston   ... Read More

Second sex probe confirmed, chef Mario Batali said no comeback planned

George Rose/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Disgraced chef Mario Batali is being investigated by the New York Police Department for two separate instances of sexual assault allegations, one of which was reported in a “60 Minutes” segment on Sunday.

The   ... Read More

Trump ‘may feel that there’s some unfairness going on’ with Amazon, says top White House economic adviser

Amazon.com(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump’s top economic adviser said Trump 'may feel that there's some unfairness going on' in regard to Amazon but said he couldn't comment in detail on the president's concerns about the giant online retailer because he   ... Read More

British Airways staff flight with only Harrys, Meghans to celebrate royal wedding

British Airways(LONDON) -- To honor Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex, British Airways marked their wedding day with a tribute flight.

The airline celebrated the wedding by staffing Saturday's Flight BA93 from London   ... Read More

California reports strong growth in April after disappointing March

iStock/Thinkstock(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- California added 39,000 jobs in April and the state's unemployment fell to a record low 4.2%, according to the state Employment Development Department.

Growth seemed to stall in March, with the state actually losing jobs when   ... Read More

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Uber’s new rules on arbitration for sex-related claims face 1st test

Uber(NEW YORK) -- A former employee is suing Uber less than a week after the company announced it is doing away with a rule that forced arbitration on passengers, drivers or employees who come forward with claims of sexual   ... Read More

Grocery omits Latin word due to its similarity to profanity

Cara Koscinski(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- A South Carolina family is moving on after an unexpected omission on a cake had them laughing during their son's graduation party.

Jacob Koscinski graduated Saturday from his Christian-based home-schooling program in a suburb of   ... Read More

Meet the first woman to lead the NYSE in 226 years

Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Tory Burch Foundation(NEW YORK) -- Stacey Cunningham will take the reins of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Friday, shattering the glass ceiling to become the first female president in the Big Board's 226-year   ... Read More

Instagram introduces mute feature to quiet down your feed without unfollowing friends

Instagram(NEW YORK) -- Are your former colleague's workout selfies bringing you down?

Or your college roommate's constant pictures of their newborn adorable but just too much at times?

Instagram's got your back.

The social media platform rolled out a   ... Read More

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to meet with European lawmakers

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(BRUSSELS) -- Mark Zuckerberg was expected to be in Brussels today to answer some tough questions.

The Facebook founder is schedule to meet with members of the European Parliament about his company's use of personal data, privacy   ... Read More

Gas prices up 5 cents this week, 52 cents from 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Leading up to Memorial Day weekend, gas prices nationwide are up 5 cents from last week and are 52 cents higher than a year ago.

Regular gasoline in the U.S. on May 21 cost an average   ... Read More

Primate bound for sanctuary breaks out of cage at Texas airport

KSAT-TV(SAN ANTONIO) -- A rhesus macaque monkey gave handlers the slip at San Antonio Airport, officials confirmed to ABC News.

The crafty primate, named Dawkins, managed to extricate itself from a crate on Monday after arriving at the Texas   ... Read More

Former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama sign multiyear deal with Netflix

Netflix(NEW YORK) -- Former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have inked a multiyear deal with Netflix, the streaming service announced Monday.

According to a tweet from Netflix, the Obamas will produce films and series for Netflix, which   ... Read More

Scratch-and-sniff stamps are coming to a post office near you

USPS(WASHINGTON) -- Scratch-and-sniff stamps are coming to a post office near you, the United States Postal Service announced on Monday.

With the warm summer weather moving in, Americans love to cool off with a refreshing ice pop on a   ... Read More

Supreme Court rules employers can block class action lawsuits in win for businesses

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court ruled Monday that businesses can force employees to resolve disputes outside the court system, blocking potential class-action lawsuits in a victory for business interests.

The case challenged provisions in employee contracts called arbitration agreements   ... Read More

A woman in the driver’s seat: Aston Martin’s 1st female president has a message for young girls

Robert Hradil/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Aston Martin’s Laura Schwab has a lot to talk about these days: the British luxury carmaker’s Second Century Plan. The company's return to Formula One racing. Her 1-year-old daughter, Marie.

Schwab, head of Aston   ... Read More

Second sex probe confirmed, chef Mario Batali said no comeback planned

George Rose/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Disgraced chef Mario Batali is being investigated by the New York Police Department for two separate instances of sexual assault allegations, one of which was reported in a “60 Minutes” segment on Sunday.

The   ... Read More

Trump ‘may feel that there’s some unfairness going on’ with Amazon, says top White House economic adviser

Amazon.com(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump’s top economic adviser said Trump 'may feel that there's some unfairness going on' in regard to Amazon but said he couldn't comment in detail on the president's concerns about the giant online retailer because he   ... Read More

British Airways staff flight with only Harrys, Meghans to celebrate royal wedding

British Airways(LONDON) -- To honor Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex, British Airways marked their wedding day with a tribute flight.

The airline celebrated the wedding by staffing Saturday's Flight BA93 from London   ... Read More

California reports strong growth in April after disappointing March

iStock/Thinkstock(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- California added 39,000 jobs in April and the state's unemployment fell to a record low 4.2%, according to the state Employment Development Department.

Growth seemed to stall in March, with the state actually losing jobs when   ... Read More

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