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Former Fox News employee sues network, alleging Roger Ailes sexually abused her

Laura Luhn filed suit against Fox News, its former parent firm and ex-network executive Bill Shine, accusing the network of “enabling” and “covering up” abuse.
Roger Ailes
Roger Ailes
3d ago

Fireball whisky-maker accused of false advertising on miniature drink bottles

According to a lawsuit, Fireball Cinnamon shots, now commonly found at gas stations and supermarkets, do not actually contain whisky.
Miniature bottles of Fireball.
Miniature bottles of Fireball.

Most Americans just aren't into their jobs, new Gallup data shows

Employees feel their workplaces are abandoning the increased flexibility and empathy the pandemic brought about at many organizations.
Commuters at Grand Central Terminal in New York, on Jan. 25, 2023.
Commuters at Grand Central Terminal in New York, on Jan. 25, 2023.

Southwest posts $220 million loss last quarter after holiday meltdown

Southwest said this month it canceled around 16,700 flights from Dec. 21 to Dec. 31 after severe winter weather swept through the U.S.
Pristine Floyde searches for a friend's suitcase in a baggage holding area for Southwest Airlines at Denver International Airport.
Pristine Floyde searches for a friend's suitcase in a baggage holding area for Southwest Airlines at Denver International Airport.
4d ago

Transportation Department probe will look at whether Southwest overscheduled flights

The meltdown at Southwest Airlines last month led to thousands of canceled flights, stranded passengers and lost luggage.
Pristine Floyde searches for a friend's suitcase in a baggage holding area for Southwest Airlines at Denver International Airport.
Pristine Floyde searches for a friend's suitcase in a baggage holding area for Southwest Airlines at Denver International Airport.
4d ago

Big Olaf Creamery ordered to pay $4 million after woman's death linked to listeria outbreak

The outbreak last year affected at least 28 people and resulted in a pregnancy loss.
Big Olaf Creamery in Siesta Key, Fla.
Big Olaf Creamery in Siesta Key, Fla.
4d ago

Airports turn to AI and other tech to hunt for lost bags as travel havoc gets more common

One airport swears by its three-ring binder for managing lost-and-found. Others are embracing algorithms and digital image-matching systems to recover more items in less time.
Pristine Floyde searches for a friend's suitcase in a baggage holding area for Southwest Airlines at Denver International Airport.
Pristine Floyde searches for a friend's suitcase in a baggage holding area for Southwest Airlines at Denver International Airport.
5d ago

DOJ files second antitrust suit against Google, seeks to break up its ad business

Google also faces three other antitrust lawsuits from large groups of state attorneys general, including one focused on its advertising business led by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.
A man checks his phone near a Google Corporate Office on April 13, 2021 in New York.
A man checks his phone near a Google Corporate Office on April 13, 2021 in New York.

Walmart to raise average hourly wage to more than $17.50 an hour

The pay increases reflect the strong demand for workers in lower-paid sectors, despite widespread layoffs in white-collar industries.
Cashiers ring up shoppers at a Walmart store in Burbank, Calif., on Nov. 19, 2018.
Cashiers ring up shoppers at a Walmart store in Burbank, Calif., on Nov. 19, 2018.
5d ago

Amazon launches a subscription prescription drug service

The company said $5 a month could cover a list of medications like the antibiotic amoxicillin and the anti-inflammatory drug naproxen.
Amazon Prime members can now receive all of their eligible generic medications for just $5 a month and have them delivered free to their door.
Amazon Prime members can now receive all of their eligible generic medications for just $5 a month and have them delivered free to their door.

Elizabeth Holmes says prosecutor's claim she tried to flee the U.S. after fraud conviction is 'baseless'

"These accusations have been widely reported in the press and already have produced negative effects for Ms. Holmes and her partner beyond this case," her attorneys said.
Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Sentenced For Fraud Conviction
Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Sentenced For Fraud Conviction