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Jameela Jamil shuts down body shaming Avon ad, gets company to take it down

Todd Williamson/NBC via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- It may be a new year, but actress Jameela Jamil is continuing where she left off in 2018, promoting body confidence and shutting down anyone or any organization doing otherwise.

Case in   ... Read More

Google slapped with more than $56 million in fines over advertising in Europe

JHVEPhoto/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Google has been fined more than $56 million over its advertising in Europe.

French data regulator CNIL released a statement Monday saying it was imposing a sanction of 50 million euros on the tech company due   ... Read More

PepsiCo in legal battle with moonshine distillery over ‘Mountain Dew’ trademark

NoDerog/iStock(NEW YORK) -- PepsiCo, one of the world’s largest food companies, is in a legal battle with a Tennessee distillery, Ole Smoky Moonshine, over the distillery’s trademark application for the term “Mountain Dew.”

PepsiCo filed a Notice of Opposition   ... Read More

Jon Bon Jovi’s restaurant to provide free meals to furloughed government workers

Theo Wargo/Getty Images For The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame(RED BANK, N.J.) -- Furloughed federal workers who've been without pay since the government shutdown will get a helping hand on Monday, thanks to rock legend Jon Bon Jovi   ... Read More

Oxfam: Billionaire fortunes grew 12% in 2018 as world’s poorest got 11% poorer

SARINYAPINNGAM/iStock(NEW YORK) -- In 2018, billionaire fortunes grew by 12 percent -- about $2.5 billion every day -- as the world's 3.8 billion poorest people lost about 11 percent of their wealth, according to a report by Oxfam launched   ... Read More

Elon Musk warns ‘the road ahead is very difficult’ as Tesla lays off 7 percent of workforce

Robyn Beck-Pool/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Tesla announced on Friday that it will cut 7 percent of its workforce, marking the second round of job cuts in just over six months, as it faces the pressure of building and delivering   ... Read More

Companies disproportionately target black, Latino youth in TV ads for unhealthy foods

Robert Alexander/Getty ImagesBY: DR. ROBIN ORTIZ(NEW YORK) -- Extreme weight gain in children is a dangerous mental and physical health epidemic in the United States, and public health officials have implored children and their parents to lay off   ... Read More

11-year-old girl starts her own business while her mom is furloughed

Jessica Berrellez(NEW YORK) --  An 11-year-old girl whose mom has spent almost a month out of work as a furloughed federal employee created her own business to help her family and others.Bella Berrellez, a fifth-grader in Gaithersburg, Maryland,   ... Read More

‘I shouldn’t even be here’: zTrip driver survives being shot 21 times in robbery attempt

KMBC-TV(KANSAS CITY) -- It's been six weeks since Teresa Meitl was shot 21 times within close range and, although she's still recovering in the hospital, she feels grateful to be alive."It's like a miracle," Meitl, of Kansas City,   ... Read More

Tesla to cut 7% of its workforce as it focuses on more affordable vehicles

Sjo/iStock(NEW YORK) -- In an effort to cut costs as it gears up to produce more affordable Model 3 sedans, Tesla announced on Friday it will be cutting approximately 7 percent of its full-time staff.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk   ... Read More

Peeps debuting limited-edition marshmallow-flavored cereal

Kellogg’s(NEW YORK) -- Kellogg’s has created a limited-edition Peeps marshmallow-flavored cereal that will be rolling onto shelves nationwide before Easter.

The cereal is inspired by the popular chick and bunny-shaped Easter treat.

The sweet whole grain cereal will mimic   ... Read More

How Russia used Facebook to expand the Kremlin’s messaging

CASEZY/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Facebook removed more than 250 pages on Thursday for “coordinated inauthentic behavior" masquerading as special interest groups when they were actually meant to expand the reach of the Kremlin’s media agency, Rossiya Segodnya, according to the   ... Read More

Amazon for Teens has arrived, but parents will still be picking up the tab

jetcityimage/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Amazon launched "Amazon for Teens" on Thursday, a program that gives teens their own profiles — even if the tab is picked up by their parents.

Teens will be able to "search, browse, read recommendations and   ... Read More

Bhad Bhabie turns viral status and 15.7 million followers into $900,000 beauty deal

Scott Dudelson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- After her unforgettable Dr. Phil appearance and the birth of her famous line, "Cash me outside," Danielle Bregoli — who is better known as Bhad Bhabie — has kicked off 2019 with a major   ... Read More

Tens of thousands more federal employees called back to work

wildpixel/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- As the longest-ever government shutdown reached Day 27 Thursday, the number of federal employees working without pay is up to 450,000 and could top half a million in the coming days, as the Trump administration continues to   ... Read More

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Jameela Jamil shuts down body shaming Avon ad, gets company to take it down

Todd Williamson/NBC via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- It may be a new year, but actress Jameela Jamil is continuing where she left off in 2018, promoting body confidence and shutting down anyone or any organization doing otherwise.

Case in   ... Read More

Google slapped with more than $56 million in fines over advertising in Europe

JHVEPhoto/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Google has been fined more than $56 million over its advertising in Europe.

French data regulator CNIL released a statement Monday saying it was imposing a sanction of 50 million euros on the tech company due   ... Read More

PepsiCo in legal battle with moonshine distillery over ‘Mountain Dew’ trademark

NoDerog/iStock(NEW YORK) -- PepsiCo, one of the world’s largest food companies, is in a legal battle with a Tennessee distillery, Ole Smoky Moonshine, over the distillery’s trademark application for the term “Mountain Dew.”

PepsiCo filed a Notice of Opposition   ... Read More

Jon Bon Jovi’s restaurant to provide free meals to furloughed government workers

Theo Wargo/Getty Images For The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame(RED BANK, N.J.) -- Furloughed federal workers who've been without pay since the government shutdown will get a helping hand on Monday, thanks to rock legend Jon Bon Jovi   ... Read More

Oxfam: Billionaire fortunes grew 12% in 2018 as world’s poorest got 11% poorer

SARINYAPINNGAM/iStock(NEW YORK) -- In 2018, billionaire fortunes grew by 12 percent -- about $2.5 billion every day -- as the world's 3.8 billion poorest people lost about 11 percent of their wealth, according to a report by Oxfam launched   ... Read More

Elon Musk warns ‘the road ahead is very difficult’ as Tesla lays off 7 percent of workforce

Robyn Beck-Pool/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Tesla announced on Friday that it will cut 7 percent of its workforce, marking the second round of job cuts in just over six months, as it faces the pressure of building and delivering   ... Read More

Companies disproportionately target black, Latino youth in TV ads for unhealthy foods

Robert Alexander/Getty ImagesBY: DR. ROBIN ORTIZ(NEW YORK) -- Extreme weight gain in children is a dangerous mental and physical health epidemic in the United States, and public health officials have implored children and their parents to lay off   ... Read More

11-year-old girl starts her own business while her mom is furloughed

Jessica Berrellez(NEW YORK) --  An 11-year-old girl whose mom has spent almost a month out of work as a furloughed federal employee created her own business to help her family and others.Bella Berrellez, a fifth-grader in Gaithersburg, Maryland,   ... Read More

‘I shouldn’t even be here’: zTrip driver survives being shot 21 times in robbery attempt

KMBC-TV(KANSAS CITY) -- It's been six weeks since Teresa Meitl was shot 21 times within close range and, although she's still recovering in the hospital, she feels grateful to be alive."It's like a miracle," Meitl, of Kansas City,   ... Read More

Tesla to cut 7% of its workforce as it focuses on more affordable vehicles

Sjo/iStock(NEW YORK) -- In an effort to cut costs as it gears up to produce more affordable Model 3 sedans, Tesla announced on Friday it will be cutting approximately 7 percent of its full-time staff.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk   ... Read More

Peeps debuting limited-edition marshmallow-flavored cereal

Kellogg’s(NEW YORK) -- Kellogg’s has created a limited-edition Peeps marshmallow-flavored cereal that will be rolling onto shelves nationwide before Easter.

The cereal is inspired by the popular chick and bunny-shaped Easter treat.

The sweet whole grain cereal will mimic   ... Read More

How Russia used Facebook to expand the Kremlin’s messaging

CASEZY/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Facebook removed more than 250 pages on Thursday for “coordinated inauthentic behavior" masquerading as special interest groups when they were actually meant to expand the reach of the Kremlin’s media agency, Rossiya Segodnya, according to the   ... Read More

Amazon for Teens has arrived, but parents will still be picking up the tab

jetcityimage/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Amazon launched "Amazon for Teens" on Thursday, a program that gives teens their own profiles — even if the tab is picked up by their parents.

Teens will be able to "search, browse, read recommendations and   ... Read More

Bhad Bhabie turns viral status and 15.7 million followers into $900,000 beauty deal

Scott Dudelson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- After her unforgettable Dr. Phil appearance and the birth of her famous line, "Cash me outside," Danielle Bregoli — who is better known as Bhad Bhabie — has kicked off 2019 with a major   ... Read More

Tens of thousands more federal employees called back to work

wildpixel/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- As the longest-ever government shutdown reached Day 27 Thursday, the number of federal employees working without pay is up to 450,000 and could top half a million in the coming days, as the Trump administration continues to   ... Read More

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