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Uber driver was watching tv show prior to fatal crash, police say

Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images (TEMPE, Arizona) -- The operator of a self-driving Uber in Tempe, Arizona was watching an episode of "The Voice" via a streaming service in the moments ...

Clothing company aims to raise $100,000 with 'I Really Do Care' line

WILDFANG (PORTLAND, Oregon) -- Wildfang, a clothing brand based in Portland, Oregon, has created a fashion line in response to the jacket Melania Trump wore while en route to ...

"Roseanne" spinoff "The Conners" will premiere in the fall without Roseanne Barr

Adam Rose/ABC (LOS ANGELES) -- ABC has greenlit a spinoff series of the now-canceled "Roseanne" -- without the show's embattled star.On Thursday, the network announced that much of the ...

Supreme Court opens up possibility for online sales tax

iStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- In a case that could likely mean consumers paying more nationwide, the Supreme Court on Thursday opened the door for states to collect sales taxes on ...

What you need to know about Instagram's new video platform

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Instagram, which just hit 1 billion users, announced a new video format is coming to the platform, and its creators are calling it the "most ...

Arkansas man allegedly tries to pay waitress with her own stolen credit card

iStock/Thinkstock (PINE BLUFF, Ark.) -- An Arkansas man was taken into custody on Tuesday after he attempted to pay for a meal with a stolen credit card that ended ...

Airlines speak out against transportation of undocumented children separated from their family

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Before President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday to reverse the administration's family separation policy, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) attacked several airlines ...

Passengers sue Southwest Airlines over emergency landing, allege they were 'confronted with their greatest fear'

Joe Marcus/Twitter (NEW YORK) -- A group of passengers aboard a Southwest Airlines flight from New York's LaGuardia Airport to Dallas, Texas, is suing the airline over an emergency ...

How AMC Theatres plans to compete with MoviePass

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- AMC Theatres introduced a new subscription-based program on Wednesday aimed at giving MoviePass some competition.AMC Stubs A-List, which rolls out June 26, will allow members ...

Facebook campaign tops $13M to reunite immigrant families separated at border

John Moore/Getty Images (NEW YORK) --  In a little over four days, a fundraising campaign on Facebook has topped $13 million to help reunite undocumented families split up by ...

Kate Spade's namesake brand pledges $1M to suicide prevention groups

David Howells/Corbis/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Kate Spade New York will donate $1 million to suicide prevention groups after its founder's death by suicide earlier this month.“Kate Spade was ...

Almost $118B worth of US homes threatened by rising sea levels, report says

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- A report published by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) has found that nearly 311,000 coastal homes -- worth $117.5 billion -- are at risk ...

Computer glitch grounding 2,500 flights could take days to sort out, airline says

IStock/Thinkstock (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- A computer glitch that grounded 2,500 American Airlines flights and left passengers stranded for days at a major U.S. airport has now been “stabilized” but ...

Major retailers say they'll phase out sales of paint stripper with chemical linked to deaths

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Three major retailers have announced that they will no longer sell paint strippers or other products containing a chemical that has been linked to dozens ...

Eight things you should never do at hotel checkout

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- For most hotel guests, checking out is an afterthought. It’s the last thing you have to do before heading home. But knowing what not to ...

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