(LOS ANGELES) -- California has passed a law that will ban restaurants from automatically giving out plastic straws in an effort to help protect the environment, particularly the ocean and marine life.“Plastic has helped advance innovation in our ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- Apple's biggest and most expensive phones -- the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max -- went on sale on Friday, as some analysts wondered if the high prices will turn off customers.The cheapest ... Read More
(LONDON) -- More than 100 Uber Eats couriers blocked roads in London on Thursday to protest what they said is a significant cut in pay by the company.The couriers, riding scooters and motorcycles, chanted "no money, no food" ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Amazon is unveiling 70 new devices and features, the largest ever dropped in one day, the company said.
Dave Limp, senior vice president of Amazon Devices introduced the products in a surprise announcement at its headquarters ... Read More
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- The Sisters of the Valley, a group of self-styled "weed nuns," are putting their faith in the healing power of cannabis.
Despite their moniker, this nonreligious sorority of radical feminists resides in Northern California farm ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Facebook allows employers to discriminate against women by targeting job listings toward men only — specifically in traditionally male-dominated fields, according to the American Civil Liberties Union.
The ACLU, along with employment law firm Outten & ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Airline passengers crowding around the gate, waiting for their group to be called, has plagued the flight boarding process for a long time. But United Airlines believes its new, simplified approach to boarding will help ... Read More
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Tesla shares tumbled on Tuesday amid reports of a potential criminal probe over its chief executive officer's statements about taking the company private.
The electric carmaker said it agreed to hand over documents to the ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Mickey Mouse is turning 90 this year! For his big birthday, the chief mouse doesn't just get a basic birthday cake. He gets his very own custom Oreos, of course!
Disney teamed up with milk's ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- Following an interview given by a former "Sesame Street" writer who said he wrote the beloved characters Bert and Ernie as if they were gay, the show has said otherwise."Sesame ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- When Erin Levi booked a $179 one-way flight to Paris on Level airlines for a friend's wedding a few weeks ago, she joked that it was too good to be true. It was.
When the ... Read More
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(HAWTHORNE, Calif.) -- SpaceX announced on Monday night that its first moonshot passenger will be Yusaku Maezawa, a billionaire estimated by Forbes to be the 18th-richest person in Japan.
He'll be the first private passenger to visit ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- Elon Musk was sued on Monday for defamation by a British diver he accused of being a "pedo."
Diver Vernon Unsworth filed a lawsuit against the SpaceX and Tesla founder, over tweets Musk sent ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Brit Morin is the force behind the popular digital media and e-commerce company Brit + Co., a go-to destination for millennial women looking for DIY tips and other information on health, beauty, food, fashion, relationships ... Read More
(SEATTLE) -- Amazon is investigating reports that employees have offered to disclose private sales data and delete negative consumer reviews in exchange for cash.
An Amazon spokesperson told ABC News on Monday that the company launched an internal probe ... Read More