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2 More States Sue Juul Over the Marketing of Its Vaping Products

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The attorneys general of New York and California filed lawsuits alleging that the company had targeted young people with deceptive advertising.
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U.S. Fed approves merger between BB&T, SunTrust Banks

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. Federal Reserve said on Tuesday it approved a merger between BB&T Corp and SunTrust Banks Inc , sealing the biggest tie-up of banks since the 2007-2009 global...
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Environmentalists, energy companies join forces against Quebec power plan

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - An unlikely alliance of environmental advocates and energy industry groups joined forces on Tuesday in speaking out against the proposed Champlain Hudson Power Express...
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New York joins states suing e-cigarette maker Juul

4 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   3 articles

New York has joined the ranks of states suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker, Juul Labs Inc., saying the company used deceptive marketing practices to reel in young users.
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Amazon uses aggregated seller data to help business, it tells lawmakers

5 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Amazon.com Inc uses "aggregated data" from sellers in its third-party marketplace to improve its overall business, the online retailer said in response to a congressional...
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Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple offer defense in congressional antitrust probe

6 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Four top U.S. tech companies, Alphabet's Google, Facebook, Amazon.com and Apple, responded to questions from a congressional committee by defending their practices and...
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The Cowardice Behind Trump's Vaping-Ban Retreat

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

The dangers of flavored e-cigarettes are clear. But the administration blinked.
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U.S. tech firms defend themselves in responses to congressional antitrust queries

8 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Four top U.S. tech companies, Alphabet's Google, Facebook, Amazon.com and Apple, responded to questions from a congressional committee with a mixture of defending their...
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Chick-fil-A says it won't be donating to anti-LGTBQ groups any longer. Now, everyone is either skeptical or mad

8 hours ago   |   National Post

When Toronto's first Chick-fil-A opened in September, its ongoing support of anti-LGBTQ groups elicited a crowd of protestors chanting - “Shame, shame, shame” - and holding...
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Kohl's, Home Depot forecasts quell pre-holiday cheer

9 hours ago   |   Reuters

Retail heavyweights Kohl's Corp and Home Depot Inc sent a shiver through Wall Street on Tuesday, lodging weak results and annual forecasts that cast more doubt on the health of...
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House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running...

House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running for another month

The House has passed a short-term spending bill to keep federal agencies running for another month. The hope is that the additional time will help negotiators wrap up more than... Read more ...

A $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online is fake

A $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online is fake

While a $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online might sound like the perfect way to kick off the holiday shopping season, it's a scam. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein's Prison Guards Are Indicted On Federal Charges

Jeffrey Epstein's Prison Guards Are Indicted On Federal Charges

Prosecutors say the two officers neglected to check on Epstein every half hour, which they were required to, then falsified prison logs to make it appear as if they were... Read more ...

Disney+ user accounts already found on hacking sites

Disney+ user accounts already found on hacking sites

Disney+ says it doesn't have a security breach, but some users of the new streaming service have been shut out after hackers tried to break into their accounts. Read more ...

LSU stays on top as CFP Rankings face an Alabama decision

LSU stays on top as CFP Rankings face an Alabama decision

The College Football Playoff rankings were unchanged at the top this week, with LSU first followed by Ohio State, Clemson and Georgia. The selection committee's third weekly... Read more ...

A $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online is fake, according to report

A $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online is fake, according to report

While a $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online might sound like the perfect way to kick off the holiday shopping season, it's a scam. Read more ...

Two top national security aides to testify at House impeachment hearings

Two top national security aides to testify at House impeachment hearings

Two top national security aides who listened to President Donald Trump's July call with Ukraine's president are preparing to testify Tuesday at House impeachment hearings as... Read more ...

9,500 cases of cottage cheese recalled due to potential plastic and metal...

9,500 cases of cottage cheese recalled due to potential plastic and metal contaminants, FDA says

Six consumers have reported complaints of red plastic and metal contaminants in Breakstone's cottage cheese. Read more ...

Taliban releases 2 kidnapped professors who were hostages for 3 years

Taliban releases 2 kidnapped professors who were hostages for 3 years

The hostages - American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks - were released in southern Zabul province, ending their more than three years in captivity. Read more ...

Teens board Georgia school bus to attack elementary schoolchildren inside...

Teens board Georgia school bus to attack elementary schoolchildren inside, officials say

One student was hospitalized as a result of the attack. Read more ...