Facebook agrees to hide demographics from landlords, creditors looking to advertise

(NEW YORK) -- Facebook announced Tuesday that it will block landlords and creditors from using a person's demographic data including a person’s zip code, gender and age, to target certain groups... Read More

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 up for its initial public offering, which could c... Read More

Meet the couple who created mobile showers for the homeless community

(HONOLULU) -- This couple is helping people within Honolulu's homeless community "feel like humans again" with their mobile shower service.

Craig Shoji and his wife Danica have provided showers for more than 250 people through their compan... Read More

Powerball grows to $550 million as jackpot goes unclaimed again

(NEW YORK) -- The largest Powerball jackpot so far this year keeps climbing.

There was no winner again on Saturday, so the jackpot for March 20 has crossed the half billion mark and risen to $550 million.

The winning numbers for... Read More

Louisiana attempting to recoup $26M in accidental tax refunds

(BATON ROUGE, La.) -- A number of Louisiana residents unhappy with their tax return are about to get even more mad.

The state announced that a computer error earlier this week accidentally gave some people double the refund they expected. ... 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