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Five important questions to ask yourself before boarding a cruise

James D. Morgan/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- So you’ve done your research to choose a cruise line that suits your personality and selected a specific ship and itinerary that ...

US stocks close mostly lower, Foot Locker plummets

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Wall Street marked a second week of losses as U.S. stocks finished lower on Friday.The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 76.22 (-0.35 percent) to finish ...

High school custodian earns degree to become teacher

Fayette County Public Schools (LEXINGTON, Ky.) -- After spending seven years working as a custodian at a Kentucky high school, Lowell Outland walked back into the same school as ...

Businesses offer stellar specials for total solar eclipse

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Even though parts of the U.S. will be in partial darkness thanks to the total solar eclipse on Monday, consumers across the country will be ...

Expectant mom has fun maternity shoot at her favorite store

Inspired By A True Story Photography (NEW YORK) -- One Target-loving mom decided to return to the store to celebrate her third child. Page Miller, a professional photographer, told ABC ...

Google awards Uruguay high school student $10K for finding security bug

Leon Neal/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- A 17-year-old high school student from Uruguay who taught himself computer programming was awarded $10,000 from Google for discovering a security bug. Ezequiel Pereira, ...

Total solar eclipse 2017: How to save money on travel and avoid scams

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Monday is predicted to be one of the busiest travel days of 2017 as millions of people flock to the 14 states across the United ...

Man sells entire video game collection for $20K

BananaStock/iStock/Thinkstock (MILWAUKEE) -- A Milwaukee, Wisconsin, man decided to sell his extensive Nintendo video game collection online, and he reportedly made quite a hefty sum.Charles Amble has loved video-gaming ...

Report: Cutting Obamacare subsidies could hike some premiums

Creatas/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- Health insurance premiums could rise by roughly 20 percent next year for some consumers if President Donald Trump decides to end key Obamacare subsidy payments to ...

Trump: CEOs leaving advisory council 'out of embarrassment'

ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After four members of his American Manufacturing Council resigned earlier this week, President Donald Trump explained away the actions as ones made out of ...

US stocks little changed despite retail sales boost

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Wall Street was little changed on Tuesday despite strong U.S. retail sales data.The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 5.28 (+0.02 percent) to finish at 21,998.99.The ...

This rescue turkey is living his best life

Brant Pinvidic (SANTA CLARA, Calif.) -- Albert the turkey could have been someone's Thanksgiving dinner, but instead he's an internet sensation."We had no idea Albert would be how he ...

7-year-old hosts princess party for foster kids at Disney World

Positive Proof Productions (ORLANDO, Fla.) -- A 7-year-old has led an effort that gave a group of girls, many in foster care, the ultimate princess experience at Walt Disney ...

This unlikely investor saved a plus-size fashion retailer

ABC News (NEW YORK) -- James Rhee is not the person you’d expect to be the driving force behind the revival of America’s largest plus-size, retail chain for African-American ...

Best ways to save on back-to-school supplies, clothing and tech essentials

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- With students across the country heading back to school, the often dreaded list of back-to-school supplies can certainly weigh heavy on parents’ wallets.But Lisa Lee ...

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