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Amazon’s website crashes right as its Prime Day began

Amazon(NEW YORK) -- Amazon's own online shopping holiday -- Prime Day -- was off to a rocky start when some shoppers found problems using the website when the hyped-up sales were supposed to begin.

Often dubbed the "Black Friday"   ... Read More

CVS Health apologizes after manager called police on black customer over coupon

Camilla Hudson(CHICAGO) -- CVS Health Corp. apologized to an African-American woman on Monday after a manager of one of its Chicago stores, who was also president of the Illinois Log Cabin Republicans chapter, wrongly accused her of using a   ... Read More

Parents share warning after rescuing 3-year-old from water-filled washing machine

ABC(CONIFER, Col.)-- A Colorado couple is urging other parents to check the child safety settings of their washing machines after rescuing their 3-year-old daughter from the water-filled washer while it was running.

Lindsey and Allan McIver, of Conifer, Colorado,   ... Read More

How to score the biggest deals this Amazon Prime Day

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The "Black Friday" of online shopping, Amazon Prime Day, kicks off Monday afternoon -- and here's everything you need to know to score the biggest deals.

Amazon Prime Day is more than just a "day" of   ... Read More

A survival guide to Amazon Prime Day

STOCK PHOTO/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Black Friday? Been there. Cyber Monday? Done that.

But what about Amazon Prime Day? The online summer sale offers some of the year’s biggest discounts on a wide variety of products. But are you   ... Read More

‘MAGA’ hats could double in price after new US tariffs, merchandiser says

George Frey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The latest round of tariffs on products from China proposed by President Donald Trump could double the price of "Make America Great Again" hats inspired by his 2016 campaign slogan, according to a merchandiser   ... Read More

Four of the top five US defense firms to be led by women

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- At the start of 2019, four of America's top defense companies will be led by women.

On Thursday, the chairman and CEO of Northrop Grumman, Wes Bush, announced that he was stepping down and would be   ... Read More

Elon Musk pledges to fix Flint water in homes with contamination

iStock/Thinkstock(FLINT, Mich.) -- Elon Musk says he is redoubling his efforts to help Flint residents affected by the ongoing water crisis by pledging to fix the pipes in any Flint house with contaminated water.

The 47-year-old billionaire and Tesla   ... Read More

Ice cream shop creates ‘bouquets’ featuring up to 21 scoops on a single cone

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- You've probably seen these massive, teetering towers of ice cream scoops balancing atop a single cone on your Instagram feed.

Stuffed Ice Cream, nestled in New York City's East Village, rose to social media fame   ... Read More

Build-A-Bear closes lines nationwide over safety concerns for ‘Pay Your Age’ day

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Build-A-Bear Workshop has closed the lines to its stores nationwide and in Canada after receiving an "overwhelming response" to its first-ever "Pay Your Age" day promotion.

The popular children's store announced Monday the sale, which   ... Read More

Bulletproof clothing designers say US demand is on the rise

ABC News(Fla.) -- A Florida husband and wife duo who developed a fashion line of bulletproof clothing say they have seen the demand for their products in the U.S. increase exponentially -- and amid growing security concerns, they believe   ... Read More

Papa John’s founder resigns as chairman after apologizing for racial slur

John Raedel/Getty Images (LOUISVILLE, Kentucky) -- The founder of Papa John's resigned from his position as chairman of the pizza chain's board of directors, just hours after he apologized for using a racial slur during a company conference call earlier   ... Read More

Disruptive passenger forced to reimburse Delta for emergency landing

iStock/Thinkstock(TULSA, Okla.) -- Before causing a disruption on a flight, remember that there could be a hefty price to pay.

Delta Air Lines passenger Bolutife Olorunda was screaming and acting erratically recently on a flight, at which point he   ... Read More

China promises ‘firm and forceful’ measures in response to new U.S. tariffs

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- China promised to take “firm and forceful” measures Wednesday in response to the United States’ proposed levy of 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.

The American announcement came Tuesday – days after the U.S.   ... Read More

Kylie Jenner on her way to being the youngest self-made billionaire, Forbes says

Forbes(NEW YORK) -- Kylie Jenner, who made a fortune with her popular cosmetics line, is poised to become the youngest self-made billionaire, according to Forbes magazine, which named her one of America's richest self-made women in 2018.

In an   ... Read More

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Amazon’s website crashes right as its Prime Day began

Amazon(NEW YORK) -- Amazon's own online shopping holiday -- Prime Day -- was off to a rocky start when some shoppers found problems using the website when the hyped-up sales were supposed to begin.

Often dubbed the "Black Friday"   ... Read More

CVS Health apologizes after manager called police on black customer over coupon

Camilla Hudson(CHICAGO) -- CVS Health Corp. apologized to an African-American woman on Monday after a manager of one of its Chicago stores, who was also president of the Illinois Log Cabin Republicans chapter, wrongly accused her of using a   ... Read More

Parents share warning after rescuing 3-year-old from water-filled washing machine

ABC(CONIFER, Col.)-- A Colorado couple is urging other parents to check the child safety settings of their washing machines after rescuing their 3-year-old daughter from the water-filled washer while it was running.

Lindsey and Allan McIver, of Conifer, Colorado,   ... Read More

How to score the biggest deals this Amazon Prime Day

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The "Black Friday" of online shopping, Amazon Prime Day, kicks off Monday afternoon -- and here's everything you need to know to score the biggest deals.

Amazon Prime Day is more than just a "day" of   ... Read More

A survival guide to Amazon Prime Day

STOCK PHOTO/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Black Friday? Been there. Cyber Monday? Done that.

But what about Amazon Prime Day? The online summer sale offers some of the year’s biggest discounts on a wide variety of products. But are you   ... Read More

‘MAGA’ hats could double in price after new US tariffs, merchandiser says

George Frey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The latest round of tariffs on products from China proposed by President Donald Trump could double the price of "Make America Great Again" hats inspired by his 2016 campaign slogan, according to a merchandiser   ... Read More

Four of the top five US defense firms to be led by women

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- At the start of 2019, four of America's top defense companies will be led by women.

On Thursday, the chairman and CEO of Northrop Grumman, Wes Bush, announced that he was stepping down and would be   ... Read More

Elon Musk pledges to fix Flint water in homes with contamination

iStock/Thinkstock(FLINT, Mich.) -- Elon Musk says he is redoubling his efforts to help Flint residents affected by the ongoing water crisis by pledging to fix the pipes in any Flint house with contaminated water.

The 47-year-old billionaire and Tesla   ... Read More

Ice cream shop creates ‘bouquets’ featuring up to 21 scoops on a single cone

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- You've probably seen these massive, teetering towers of ice cream scoops balancing atop a single cone on your Instagram feed.

Stuffed Ice Cream, nestled in New York City's East Village, rose to social media fame   ... Read More

Build-A-Bear closes lines nationwide over safety concerns for ‘Pay Your Age’ day

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Build-A-Bear Workshop has closed the lines to its stores nationwide and in Canada after receiving an "overwhelming response" to its first-ever "Pay Your Age" day promotion.

The popular children's store announced Monday the sale, which   ... Read More

Bulletproof clothing designers say US demand is on the rise

ABC News(Fla.) -- A Florida husband and wife duo who developed a fashion line of bulletproof clothing say they have seen the demand for their products in the U.S. increase exponentially -- and amid growing security concerns, they believe   ... Read More

Papa John’s founder resigns as chairman after apologizing for racial slur

John Raedel/Getty Images (LOUISVILLE, Kentucky) -- The founder of Papa John's resigned from his position as chairman of the pizza chain's board of directors, just hours after he apologized for using a racial slur during a company conference call earlier   ... Read More

Disruptive passenger forced to reimburse Delta for emergency landing

iStock/Thinkstock(TULSA, Okla.) -- Before causing a disruption on a flight, remember that there could be a hefty price to pay.

Delta Air Lines passenger Bolutife Olorunda was screaming and acting erratically recently on a flight, at which point he   ... Read More

China promises ‘firm and forceful’ measures in response to new U.S. tariffs

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- China promised to take “firm and forceful” measures Wednesday in response to the United States’ proposed levy of 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.

The American announcement came Tuesday – days after the U.S.   ... Read More

Kylie Jenner on her way to being the youngest self-made billionaire, Forbes says

Forbes(NEW YORK) -- Kylie Jenner, who made a fortune with her popular cosmetics line, is poised to become the youngest self-made billionaire, according to Forbes magazine, which named her one of America's richest self-made women in 2018.

In an   ... Read More

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