• food May 31, 2019 12:18 pm

    Ben & Jerry's Hopes to Make CBD-Infused Ice Cream

    Ben & Jerry’s is hoping to jump on the CBD bandwagon with a new idea: CBD-infused ice cream! The company said Thursday that even though the Food and Drug Administration currently prohibits adding cannabidiol, or CBD, to food and beverages, Ben & Jerry’s hopes to do so as soon as it’s legalized at the federal level.

  • California May 17, 2019 5:18 am

    MGM Might Pay $800 Million in Las Vegas Shooting Settlement

    Casino giant MGM Resorts told federal regulators Thursday it might pay up to $800 million to settle liability lawsuits stemming from the 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas — the deadliest in modern U.S. history. “The company believes it is reasonably possible that a settlement will be reached” by next May, it told the Securities and Exchange Commission in a...

  • inc. April 1, 2019 11:19 pm

    DC Residents Say Complaints About Security Officer Went Nowhere

    Almost four months after an I-Team Freedom of Information request, D.C. police still hasn’t revealed how many complaints it has on a special police officer. Jodie Fleischer reports residents say they were turned away when they tried to complain.

  • ATTORNEY October 1, 2018 12:10 am

    3rd Kavanaugh Accuser Has History of Legal Disputes

    Julie Swetnick, one of the women who has publicly accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, has an extensive history of involvement in legal disputes, including a lawsuit in which an ex-employer accused her of falsifying her college and work history on her job application. Legal documents from Maryland, Oregon and Florida provide a partial picture of a...

  • Shutdown July 26, 2018 10:17 am

    Necco Candy Company Abruptly Shuts Down Revere, Mass. Plant, Stuns More Than 200 Workers

    The owner of a company that makes candies such as Necco wafers and Sweethearts has unexpectedly shut down operations at its Massachusetts plant.

  • California July 20, 2018 10:06 am

    Crystal Geyser Charged With Illegally Disposing Arsenic-Tainted Wastewater

    The California company that sells Crystal Geyser bottled water has been charged with illegally disposing of arsenic-tainted wastewater, federal prosecutors said Thursday.

  • California July 17, 2018 3:25 am

    Netflix Plummets After Big Miss on Subscriber Growth

    Netflix is adding subscribers at a slower pace than envisioned, renewing fears that its growth may sputter as the video streaming service tries to fend off fiercer competition. The numbers released Monday mark a rare letdown for a company that has enthralled investors with its ability to consistently top expectations.

  • California April 11, 2018 1:42 am

    Theranos Lays Off Most of Its Remaining Workforce

    Blood testing startup Theranos has laid off most of its remaining workforce, leaving only two dozen or fewer employees, The Wall Street Journal reported. Company founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes announced the layoffs at an all-employee meeting at Theranos’ offices in Palo Alto, California, on Tuesday. Holmes was charged with massive fraud in March for claiming that Theranos had developed...

  • CONGRESS March 19, 2018 10:00 pm

    Puerto Rico Seeks $300M, Warns of Power Company Shutdown

    A federal control board urgently sought a $300 million loan for Puerto Rico’s power company on Friday after a judge rejected a previous $1 billion loan request despite warnings the U.S. territory would have to start rationing electricity. The latest request comes as nearly 400,000 power customers across the island remain in the dark more than five months after Hurricane...

  • VMS January 20, 2018 1:22 pm

    Wegmans Hiring For Virginia Store Opening in June

    The help wanted sign is up at Wegmans. The supermarket is set to open its new store in Chantilly in June, and that’s good news for shoppers and hundreds of people looking for work. News4’s David Culver reports.

  • social media December 5, 2017 5:35 pm

    John Mayer Hospitalized Following Emergency Appendectomy

    John Mayer was hospitalized Tuesday following an emergency appendectomy, the singers band Dead and Company revealed on social media.

  • NEW YORK October 17, 2017 9:11 pm

    Neiman Marcus Launches 2017 Fantasy Gifts Catalog

    Neiman Marcus launched the 2017 Fantasy Gifts catalog Tuesday morning.

  • United States September 29, 2017 4:10 pm

    Montco-Based Asplundh Tree Expert to Pay $95 Million Fine, Largest Ever in an Immigration Case

    Asplundh Tree Expert, based in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, has agreed to pay $95 million in criminal fines for illegally employing undocumented immigrants.

  • CONGRESS September 14, 2017 2:47 pm

    FTC Probing Equifax After Massive Data Breach

    Equifax, already facing lawsuits in the wake of its disclosure last week that it exposed vital data like Social Security numbers of about 143 million Americans, is the subject of a Federal Trade Commission investigation as well, the federal agency told CNBC Thursday. The agency does not usually comment on investigations but did so because of the massive scope of...

  • CONGRESS September 13, 2017 12:19 am

    New Lawsuits, Gestures to Customers in Equifax Data Breach

    Equifax faces new lawsuits and is trying to make new gestures to customers in the wake of its disclosure last week that it exposed vital data like Social Security numbers of about 143 million Americans....
    It’s already come under fire from members of Congress, state attorneys general, and customers....
    Here’s the latest on what you need to know about the...

  • CONGRESS September 11, 2017 6:54 pm

    Getting Up to Speed on the Equifax Data Breach Scandal

    Equifax has been scrambling to explain itself since disclosing last week that it exposed vital data about 143 million Americans — effectively most of the U.S. adult population. It’s come under fire from members of Congress, state attorneys general, and people who are getting conflicting answers about whether their information was stolen....
    Here’s the latest on what you need to know...

  • Maryland June 29, 2017 7:03 pm

    Large Study Links Key Pesticide to Weakened Honeybee Hives

    A common and much-criticized pesticide dramatically weakens already vulnerable honeybee hives, according to a new massive field study in three European countries. For more than a decade, the populations of honeybees and other key pollinators have been on the decline, and scientists have been trying to figure out what’s behind the drop, mostly looking at a combination of factors that...

  • Maryland May 31, 2016 8:39 pm

    Grandfather Stung 150 Times While Trying to Dislodge Bee Hive

    A Florida grandfather in Fort Pierce was stung more than 150 times while trying to remove massive bee hive from his ex-wife’s home while wearing in a protective “bee suit” he bought himself. Michael Ledlow says he was trying to get rid of bees to protect his 8- and 12-year-old grandchildren, one of which has Leukemia. “I volunteered,” he said….

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