Woman receives $4K in vouchers to give up seat on overbooked flight

(ATLANTA) -- A Georgia woman who recounted how she received $4,000 in Delta Air Lines vouchers when she gave up her seat on an overbooked flight said she is now considering taking a free trip with her entire family in tow.

"It was like a l... Read More

Augmented reality: What to know about the cutting edge technology in the new iPhones

(NEW YORK) -- Apple hopes it has turned its new iPhone devices into magic wands.

On Tuesday, when the company debuted the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus (on sale Sept. 15 for $699 and $799 respectively) and the iPhone X (on sale Oct. 27 for $999) it ... Read More

Small gains on Wall Street on positive day for retailers

(NEW YORK) -- Slow trading late in the session stunted gains, but Wall Street still finished in the black on Wednesday, with retailers and energy companies among the top performers.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 39.32 to end the... Read More

Google reveals the most frequently searched 'how to' questions by users

(NEW YORK) -- Google has revealed the most popular "how to" search trends over the past 13 years.

The Google Trends team has developed a site that analyzes the most-asked questions on the search engine, and global searches that begin with ... Read More

What you need to know about the iPhone 8, iPhone X

(CUPERTINO, Calif.) -- Apple CEO Tim Cook announced the release of the newest models of iPhones on Tuesday from the tech giant's new state-of-the-art campus in Cupertino, California.

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus -- which some may conside... Read More

Tesla's semiautonomous system contributed to fatal crash: Feds

(NEW YORK) -- Federal investigators announced Tuesday that the design of Tesla's semiautonomous driving system allowed the driver of a Tesla Model S in a fatal 2016 crash with a semi-truck to rely too heavily on the car's automation.

"Tesl... Read More

US stocks close higher as banks climb

(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street was in the green on Tuesday with bank stocks rising.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 61.49 (+0.28 percent) to finish at 22,118.86.

The Nasdaq gained 22.02 (+0.34 percent) to close at 6,454.28, ... Read More

CDC investigating multi-state infection outbreak it links to puppies from Petland

(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating an outbreak of infections affecting people across seven states that they say may be linked to puppies sold through the national pet store chain Petland.

As ... Read More

Experts warn of the potential increase in flood-damaged cars hitting the market after Irma, Harvey

(NEW YORK) -- The deluge of floodwaters from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma that recently inundated parts of Texas and Florida did not spare cars, and now experts are warning of a potential rise in flood-damaged vehicles, full of hidden dangers, hitting ... Read More

Muslim scholar Jihad Turk makes educating America on Islam his full-time job

(NEW YORK) -- Growing up in Arizona in the 1970s, Jihad Turk, now a Muslim scholar, doesn't remember many other kids who shared his Palestinian-American identity.

"There wasn't a lot of diversity. You were either Black, white or Mexican," ... Read More

Florida airports making plans to reopen after Hurricane Irma, Georgia facing increased issues

(MIAMI) -- Major airports in Florida are starting to target reopenings, but flight cancellations were extending north late Monday as Hurricane Irma moved through Georgia, home of the busiest airport in the world.

More than 14,000 flights h... Read More

6-year-old student uses lemonade stands to help pay off fellow students' lunch debts

(HAYDEN, Idaho) -- One second-grade student wanted to help erase school lunch debt for her fellow students, so she decided to create lemonade stands to raise funds.

Amiah Van Hill was inspired to raise funds to help pay off her classmates'... Read More

Apple expected to unveil newest iPhone on Tuesday

(CUPERTINO, Calif.) -- Apple fans don't have to wait much longer for the unveiling of the newest iPhone, expected to take place Tuesday at the company's headquarters in Cupertino, California.

The iPhone 8 -- nicknamed the 10-year "annivers... Read More

Airbnb host waives cost for Jacksonville family that evacuated due to Irma

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- One family from Jacksonville, Florida is feeling “very grateful” to have a stranger’s shelter over their heads in New Albany, Indiana, after evacuating from the storm, despite driving more than 750 miles to g... Read More