Lyft hopes for big boost from upcoming IPO

(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Uber’s top competition is hoping to get a big lift when its stocks hit the trading floor for the first time.

Lyft has set its value at up to $23 billion as it gears... Read More

USPS to release 'Sesame Street' stamps in honor of show's 50th anniversary

(WASHINGTON) -- Sunny days, sweeping the clouds away, on their way to...the United States Post Service!

The federal agency revealed this week that 16 iconic "Sesame Street" Muppets will be joining the ranks of new stamps being released in ... Read More

Facebook offers ways to fight revenge porn, including sending nude photos to the company first

(NEW YORK) -- Facebook announced new steps to fight revenge porn on its platforms on Friday, including the option to "provide a photo proactively to Facebook," so that it does not get shared more widely.

The company outlined multipronged s... Read More

How this couple turned their love of DIY into their side hustle

(NEW YORK) -- Kevin and Ashley McAlpin turned their love of do-it-yourself (DIY) projects into their own side hustle.

The Knoxville, Tennessee, couple launched their own business, McAlpin Creative, that sells DIY tray and sign kits, in Dec... Read More

Butterball recalls nearly 80,000 pounds of ground turkey after 5 people sickened

(NEW YORK) -- North Carolina-based poultry producer Butterball, LLC is voluntarily recalling approximately 78,164 pounds of raw ground turkey products that may have been contaminated with Salmonella, according to an announcement Wednesday from the U.... Read More

Hallmark Channel drops actress Lori Loughlin amid college cheating scandal

(NEW YORK) -- The massive college admissions scam that snared 50 people in a federal indictment now appears to have cost one of the two famous actresses a major contract.

Lori Loughlin, known to many as Aunt Becky from the television show ... Read More

Jury awards $29 million to California woman who claimed Johnson & Johnson baby powder caused cancer

(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- A California jury awarded $29 million on Wednesday to a woman who sued Johnson & Johnson, claiming that asbestos in its talcum-based baby powder caused her cancer.

An Alameda County jury in Oakland, California, hel... Read More

Norwegian Cruise Line is giving free cruises to teachers this spring

(NEW YORK) -- Everyone has that one teacher who made school feel filled with joy.

Norwegian Cruise Line wants to celebrate those incredible teachers with a free cruise.

"Joy" is the theme for a good reason: the cruise line wil... Read More

Celebrate Pi Day with free food and discounts

(NEW YORK) -- Happy Pi Day!

While math nerds may have March 14 -- 3/14 -- circled on their calendars for the annual celebration of that quantity with an infinite number of decimal digits, it's also a day of food-related deals that everyone can... Read More

How one woman is changing the face of the industrial workforce for women

(NEW YORK) --  One woman who worked in the oil and gas industry for 15 years found a common issue among women in similar fields: there is no protective clothing that helps women "fit in" in industrial careers.

Jane Henry's solution wa... Read More

Facebook under criminal investigation over data-sharing deals with tech firms

(NEW YORK) -- Facebook is under a criminal investigation over its data-sharing agreements with major technology firms and manufactures, ABC News has confirmed.

Federal prosecutors in the Eastern District of New York are looking into the social... Read More