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Little change on Wall Street as stocks give back early gains

JaysonPhotography/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Another mixed day on Wall Street saw the indices give back most of their early-session gains on Thursday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 12.74 to a close of 21,397.29.

The Nasdaq climbed to 6,236.69, a   ... Read More

FCC fines Miami man $120 million for making more than 100 million spoofed robocalls

BrianAJackson/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday announced a $120 million fine against a Miami man accused of making more than 100 million spoofed robocalls in a three-month span.

According to the FCC, Adrian Abramovich used those spoofed   ... Read More

George Clooney, partners sell tequila company for $1 billion

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- George Clooney won't have to worry about a college fund for his newborn twins.

The Oscar winner just sold his tequila business with partners Rande Gerber and Michael Meldman to British company Diageo for $1 billion,   ... Read More

Energy stocks fall in tough day on Wall Street

JaysonPhotography/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A rough day for energy stocks pushed Wall Street lower on Wednesday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day down 53.89, closing at 21,413.25.

The Nasdaq gained 45.92 to a finish of 6,233.95, while the   ... Read More

167 drivers pay it forward in McDonald’s drive-thru

McDonald's(SCOTTSBURG, Ind.) -- McDonald’s cashier Hunter Hostetler is on the lookout for the customer who started a 167-driver pay-it-forward chain at the Scottsburg, Indiana, McDonald’s where Hostetler has worked since October.

“I keep looking for her, hoping I see   ... Read More

Surprising drop for Apple’s Tim Cook on highest-rated CEO list

Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  A number of tech company leaders made Glassdoor's list of the 100 highest-rated CEOs for 2017, but one in particular saw his stock fall.

The list, released on Wednesday, uses ratings   ... Read More

Cartier Tank watch owned by Jacqueline Kennedy going up for auction

Christie's Images LTD. 2017(NEW YORK) -- The watch once owned by former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy -- and worn by the fashion icon in many prominent photos -- is being auctioned in New York Wednesday.

The Cartier Tank watch   ... Read More

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

Uber(NEW YORK) -- Travis Kalanick, the embattled CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber, resigned on Tuesday, a company spokesperson told ABC News.

The resignation comes amid a decision by company shareholders who pushed for his exit.

"I love Uber   ... Read More

9-year-old gets a taste of corporate life

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Elementary school student Alex Múnoz has quite a story to share with his Boston-area classmates.

The 9-year-old spent June 19 in New York City, hanging out with the founder and chief executive of Kind Snacks.   ... Read More

Wall Street closes lower as oil drops

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A drop in oil prices pulled U.S. stocks lower on Tuesday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 61.85 (-0.29 percent) to finish at 21,467.14.

The Nasdaq slid 50.98 (-0.82 percent) to close at 6,188.03, while the   ... Read More

Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

iStock/Thinkstock(PHOENIX) -- With sweltering temperatures in Phoenix, American Airlines has canceled some 43 flights at Phoenix's Sky Harbor International -- just as broiling residents are likely wanting to get the heck out of dodge.

That's because American's regional aircraft,   ... Read More

Mattel unveils new diverse line of Ken dolls

Mattel(NEW YORK) -- The company behind Barbie announced their most diverse line of Ken dolls yet.

Mattel is introducing new dolls featuring three different body types, seven different skin tones and nine different hairstyles, including the trendy man-bun. The   ... Read More

Girl Scouts will soon be able to earn cybersecurity badges

Girl Scouts of the USA(NEW YORK) -- The Girl Scouts have announced they are adding new badges for young girls who master of various cybersecurity topics starting in the fall of 2018.

"We’re not just going to be selling   ... Read More

Best amusement parks for families in 2017

Valueline/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Amusement parks are a staple of summer fun, but some impress families and critics alike.

The experts at Family Vacation Critic have shared with ABC News their top choices for family-friendly amusement parks in 2017. From   ... Read More

US stocks close higher as tech rebounds

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- What tech sell-off? Stocks closed in the green on Monday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average reaching a new record.

The Dow jumped 144.71 (+0.68 percent) to finish at 21,528.99.

The Nasdaq gained 87.25 (+1.42 percent)   ... Read More

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Little change on Wall Street as stocks give back early gains

JaysonPhotography/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Another mixed day on Wall Street saw the indices give back most of their early-session gains on Thursday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 12.74 to a close of 21,397.29.

The Nasdaq climbed to 6,236.69, a   ... Read More

FCC fines Miami man $120 million for making more than 100 million spoofed robocalls

BrianAJackson/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday announced a $120 million fine against a Miami man accused of making more than 100 million spoofed robocalls in a three-month span.

According to the FCC, Adrian Abramovich used those spoofed   ... Read More

George Clooney, partners sell tequila company for $1 billion

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- George Clooney won't have to worry about a college fund for his newborn twins.

The Oscar winner just sold his tequila business with partners Rande Gerber and Michael Meldman to British company Diageo for $1 billion,   ... Read More

Energy stocks fall in tough day on Wall Street

JaysonPhotography/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A rough day for energy stocks pushed Wall Street lower on Wednesday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day down 53.89, closing at 21,413.25.

The Nasdaq gained 45.92 to a finish of 6,233.95, while the   ... Read More

167 drivers pay it forward in McDonald’s drive-thru

McDonald's(SCOTTSBURG, Ind.) -- McDonald’s cashier Hunter Hostetler is on the lookout for the customer who started a 167-driver pay-it-forward chain at the Scottsburg, Indiana, McDonald’s where Hostetler has worked since October.

“I keep looking for her, hoping I see   ... Read More

Surprising drop for Apple’s Tim Cook on highest-rated CEO list

Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  A number of tech company leaders made Glassdoor's list of the 100 highest-rated CEOs for 2017, but one in particular saw his stock fall.

The list, released on Wednesday, uses ratings   ... Read More

Cartier Tank watch owned by Jacqueline Kennedy going up for auction

Christie's Images LTD. 2017(NEW YORK) -- The watch once owned by former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy -- and worn by the fashion icon in many prominent photos -- is being auctioned in New York Wednesday.

The Cartier Tank watch   ... Read More

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

Uber(NEW YORK) -- Travis Kalanick, the embattled CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber, resigned on Tuesday, a company spokesperson told ABC News.

The resignation comes amid a decision by company shareholders who pushed for his exit.

"I love Uber   ... Read More

9-year-old gets a taste of corporate life

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Elementary school student Alex Múnoz has quite a story to share with his Boston-area classmates.

The 9-year-old spent June 19 in New York City, hanging out with the founder and chief executive of Kind Snacks.   ... Read More

Wall Street closes lower as oil drops

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A drop in oil prices pulled U.S. stocks lower on Tuesday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 61.85 (-0.29 percent) to finish at 21,467.14.

The Nasdaq slid 50.98 (-0.82 percent) to close at 6,188.03, while the   ... Read More

Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

iStock/Thinkstock(PHOENIX) -- With sweltering temperatures in Phoenix, American Airlines has canceled some 43 flights at Phoenix's Sky Harbor International -- just as broiling residents are likely wanting to get the heck out of dodge.

That's because American's regional aircraft,   ... Read More

Mattel unveils new diverse line of Ken dolls

Mattel(NEW YORK) -- The company behind Barbie announced their most diverse line of Ken dolls yet.

Mattel is introducing new dolls featuring three different body types, seven different skin tones and nine different hairstyles, including the trendy man-bun. The   ... Read More

Girl Scouts will soon be able to earn cybersecurity badges

Girl Scouts of the USA(NEW YORK) -- The Girl Scouts have announced they are adding new badges for young girls who master of various cybersecurity topics starting in the fall of 2018.

"We’re not just going to be selling   ... Read More

Best amusement parks for families in 2017

Valueline/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Amusement parks are a staple of summer fun, but some impress families and critics alike.

The experts at Family Vacation Critic have shared with ABC News their top choices for family-friendly amusement parks in 2017. From   ... Read More

US stocks close higher as tech rebounds

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- What tech sell-off? Stocks closed in the green on Monday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average reaching a new record.

The Dow jumped 144.71 (+0.68 percent) to finish at 21,528.99.

The Nasdaq gained 87.25 (+1.42 percent)   ... Read More

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