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Woman killed by self-driving Uber car identified, as company suspends testing

(TEMPE, Ariz.) -- A self-driving Uber car hit and killed a pedestrian Sunday night in Tempe, Arizona, police said, in what appears to be the first case of a pedestrian death caused by an autonomous vehicle.

The vehicle was in "autonomous m... Read More

Tech losses lead US stocks lower

(NEW YORK) -- Losses in tech companies, including Facebook, led Wall Street in the red on Monday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled 335.60 (-1.35 percent) to finish the session at 24,610.91.

The Nasdaq fell 137.74 (-1.84 ... Read More

Survey shows Americans blow more than $5,000 a year on impulse buys

(NEW YORK) -- We're all guilty of it: that last-minute snag of a product on the check-out line, Amazon, or late-night-TV. In fact, it's such a bad habit that a new survey shows Americans blow an average of $5,400 a year on so-called impulse buys. Read More

Trump-linked analytics firm Cambridge Analytica used stolen data, ex-employee says

(LONDON) -- A former Cambridge Analytica employee accused the data analytics firm of mishandling the personal information of more than 50 million Facebook users in an effort to help Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign.

Christop... Read More

Online grocery sales could reach $100 billion by 2022, researchers say

(NEW YORK) -- Instead of taking a trip to a local grocery store, more and more consumers are opting to order essentials such as cereal, toothpaste or even apples from online retail giants.

Walmart, for one, announced Wednesday that it is b... Read More

United Airlines flight diverted after dog 'mistakenly' placed on the plane

(ST. LOUIS) -- A third mishap involving a pet on a United Airlines flight has occurred in less than a week.

A flight from Newark to St. Louis was diverted Thursday after the airline realized that a dog was "mistakenly" loaded onto the plan... Read More

Father, toddler kicked off Southwest Airlines flight, video shows

(CHICAGO) -- Video shows a father and his 2-year-old daughter being kicked off a Southwest Airlines flight in Chicago after the child reportedly became unruly.
The Atlanta-bound flight had left its gate at Midway International Airpor... Read More

Nike president retiring as the company addresses workplace behavior concerns

(PORTLAND) -- Nike President Trevor Edwards will retire this summer, the company said Thursday, shortly after the corporation reportedly sent out a companywide email referring to workplace conduct.

Mark Parker, chairman and CEO of Nike, sa... Read More

Alaska Airlines pilot accuses co-pilot of rape in lawsuit, calls it a 'not-dealt-with issue in our industry'

(NEW YORK) -- An Alaska Airlines pilot who is suing her employer, claiming that she was drugged and raped by her co-pilot during a layover, said she believes that what happened to her is an industry-wide issue that is often "swept under the rug."
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Owner of dog mistakenly flown to Japan 'likely' to take legal action against United Airlines

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) -- The owner of a dog mistakenly flown to Japan will “most likely” pursue legal action against United Airlines, she said Friday on ABC News’ “Good Morning America”

“Most likely, yes, w... Read More

Trump business associate: I’m only 'guilty of trying to build the world’s tallest building'

(NEW YORK) -- Felix Sater, a Soviet-born American businessman who has raised funds for real estate developments on behalf of the Trump Organization, said there was nothing nefarious about the proposal to build "Trump Tower Moscow" during the height o... Read More

Criminal charges considered in New York, Texas after death of dog on United flight

(NEW YORK) -- Prosecutors in two states are reviewing the death of a dog on a United Airlines flight to see whether animal cruelty charges are warranted.

The Harris County District Attorney’s Office in Houston, where the flight origi... Read More

Snuggie customers can cozy up to $7.2M in refunds thanks to FTC settlement

(NEW  YORK) -- The Snuggie has raked in millions, but now the company behind famous "as seen on TV" fleece blanket is being forced to pay its customers $7.2 million back in refunds.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) alleged that Alls... Read More

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes settles with SEC in alleged 'elaborate, years-long fraud'

(SILICON VALLEY, Calif.) -- Elizabeth Holmes -- the Stanford University dropout once hailed as the youngest self-made female billionaire who promised to revolutionize the health care industry -- has reached a settlement with the U.S. Securities and E... Read More