How to throw a perfect Oscars party this weekend

(NEW YORK) -- Invites to the Dolby Theatre may be exclusive, but you can still take part in Oscars festivities from the comfort of your own home. Print your ballots, prepare some signature drinks and ... Read More

Lost antique engagement ring found thanks to comments section in Georgia newspaper

(DALTON, Ga.) -- When Wanda Nations lost her sentimental decades-old engagement ring in the parking lot of a restaurant on Feb. 9, she said she had little hope of ever finding it again.

“It was cool that night, very cool, and my ring... Read More

JCPenney to close up to 140 stores, two distribution facilities

(PLANO, Texas) -- While JCPenney did well during this past holiday season, posting its first quarterly profit in six years, the company has decided to close about 13 percent of its stores in an effort to sustain profitability and compete against onli... Read More

Woman speechless to learn she won $2M jackpot in Powerball drawing

(NEWARK, N.J.) -- A New Jersey woman was rendered speechless when she was told she had won $2 million in Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot -- and her stunned reaction was captured on video.

Jessica Macarone learned of her lottery win in ... Read More

Little Tikes recalls 540,000 toddler swings over faulty seats

(WASHINGTON) -- Little Tikes is recalling approximately 540,000 toddler swings over a faulty seat that can crack or break, posing a fall hazard.

The recall affects 2-in-1 Snug’n Secure pink toddler swings that were sold at stores nat... Read More

Dow logs tenth straight record day

(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street closed mostly higher on Thursday as the Dow posted its tenth straight record close.

The Dow gained 34.72 (+0.17 percent) to finish at 20,810.32.

The Nasdaq lost 25.12 (-0.43 percent) to close at 5,835.5... Read More

86-year-old Georgia man donates $400K in recycling profits to charity

(NEW YORK) --  An 86-year-old Georgia man has donated approximately $400,000 to a local charity over the course of about 30 years, using money he received from recycling.

Johnny Jennings, of Ringgold, Georgia, began recycling decades ... Read More

Google reportedly to take on Uber with expansion of Waze carpool service

(NEW YORK) — Google may be stepping up to compete with Uber. The tech company is developing a carpool service by expanding its Waze navigation app, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

Watch ABC News’ Reb... Read More

The one "Shark Tank" deal Mark Cuban regrets not making

(NEW YORK) -- When founder John Tabis brought The Bouqs Company to ABC’s Shark Tank in 2014, it seemed that all the “sharks” hated the product.

“We all passed on it,” shark Robert Herjavec told ABC Ne... Read More

Jobless claims jump to 244K

(WASHINGTON) — Jobless claims spiked higher last week, increasing by 6,000, according to the latest figures released Thursday... Read More

US stocks close mostly lower as Dow posts new record

(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street closed mostly lower Wednesday as the Dow posted its ninth straight record close.

The Dow jumped 32.60 (+0.16 percent) to finish at 20,775.60.

The Nasdaq lost 5.32 (-0.09 percent) to close at 5,860.63, w... Read More