ICAO calls for cockpit cameras in all newly-designed planes by 2023

(MONTREAL) -- The aviation-safety arm of the United Nations has called for all newly-designed planes to have video cameras in the cockpit, according to a letter obtained by ABC News. The International... Read More

Tax Tip: Getting deductions for higher learning

Education is a good investment but it isn't cheap. Thankfully, there are ways you can cash in on your kids' higher learning when you file your taxes.

"The American Opportunity Tax Credit is available for the first four years of college, depend... Read More

President Trump climbs into an 18-wheeler and pretends to be a trucker

(WASHINGTON) — Donald Trump, trucker-in-chief?

That's the role the president briefly assumed Thursday when he climbed into the drivers seat of a Mack 18-wheeler parked on the South Lawn of the White House.

Trump, who wore ... Read More

Trump Hotel in DC not in violation of government lease, GSA says

(WASHINGTON) -- The General Services Administration (GSA) announced on Thursday that President Donald Trump's lease of a luxury hotel from the government in Washington, D.C. -- which raised
eyebrows among some ethics watchdogs -- is in good sta... Read More

Customer returns to Starbucks with apology note, $50 after rude treatment of barista

(NEW YORK) -- One California Starbucks barista got a surprise on March 21 when a customer returned to apologize for her behavior from the day before.

Andrew Richardson, 20, was floored when he received a handwritten card and $50 bill from ... Read More

Jobless claims jump to 258K

(WASHINGTON) — Jobless claims spiked higher last week, increasing by 15,000, according to the latest figures released Thursda... Read More

Tax Tip: What happens when you can't pay the IRS?

You've gone through your receipts, crunched the numbers, checked them twice and now you're ready to file your taxes. But there's one problem: You can't pay everything you owe Uncle Sam.

Certified public accountant Richard Lavina says don't pan... Read More

Virgin America will disappear into Alaska Airlines in 2019

(SEATTLE) -- The Virgin America name is embarking on its final voyage.

The parent company of Alaska Airlines announced Wednesday that it would be phasing out Virgin’s name following the merger of the two companies last December.
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Starbucks to open 12,000 new locations by 2021

(NEW YORK) -- If you already feel like there's a Starbucks on every street corner, get ready to see a whole lot more of the coffee chain's stores.

The company announced on Wednesday plans to open 12,000 new stores globally by 2021, 3,400 o... Read More

Cheerios' free flower seeds become thorny issue

(NEW YORK) -- General Mills' heart was definitely in the right place when it took its Honey Nut Cheerios spokes-insect “BuzzBee” off its boxes, to raise awareness of declining bee populations.

However, botanists are decrying a... Read More

Italian grandmothers taste test pasta at three price points

(NEW YORK) -- Ease and affordability make pasta a perennial favorite, but today artisans have turned this humble pantry staple into nouvelle cuisine.

By using ingredients like spring water, quality semolina flour and pushing the dough thro... Read More