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“Geek Girl Rising” author shares top picks for high-tech toys for girls

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Heather Cabot, a journalist and co-author of the new book Geek Girl Rising: Inside the Sisterhood Shaking Up Tech, appeared live on ABC News' Good Morning America Monday to share some of the best   ... Read More

British Airways CEO ‘profusely sorry’ for global computer outage

Jack Taylor/Getty Images(LONDON) -- British Airways CEO Alex Cruz said he was "profusely sorry" for Saturday's worldwide computer outage that stranded thousands of passengers.

In an interview that aired on the BBC, Cruz said that the airline will be   ... Read More

Farecompare CEO Rick Seaney shares how to avoid summer airline fees

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Travel can be expensive, but Farecompare CEO Rick Seaney sat down with ABC News to give his tips on how to avoid the most costly fees during your summer trips.

Here's what he had to say:   ... Read More

Video captures the moment a boy falls off a waterslide in California

ABC News(DUBLIN, Calif.) -- Terrifying video captures the moment a young boy flew off of a brand new waterslide at a water park in California.

The incident took place on Saturday, which was the opening day of the new   ... Read More

British Airways resumes flights from London airports following global computer outage

British Airways(LONDON) -- British Airways is resuming departures from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Sunday, following the cancellation of flights on Saturday due to a worldwide computer outage that struck at the start of a busy holiday weekend.   ... Read More

Mother of Uber CEO dies in boating accident, father in serious condition

Taylor Hill/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, has died in a boating accident near Fresno, California, according to a statement from the ride-share company.His father, Donald Kalanick, was also involved in   ... Read More

British Airways cancels all flights from two London airports amid global computer outage

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- British Airways canceled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick airports in London on Saturday due to a worldwide computer outage that struck at the start of a busy holiday weekend.

British Airways said a "major IT   ... Read More

Inside Satu’li Canteen, Walt Disney World’s newest restaurant

ABCNews.com(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Satu'li Canteen at Disney's Pandora: The World of Avatar is a quick-service restaurant, but don't expect typical theme park fast food here.

With a focus on healthy options and a nod to its "Avatar"-inspired surroundings, the   ... Read More

Travel forecasts predict busy Memorial Day weekend

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The Memorial Day holiday weekend traditionally marks the unofficial beginning of summer, but for those seeking to celebrate the holiday by getting out of town, the oncoming warm weather might not be the only thing making   ... Read More

Melania Trump wears $51K Dolce & Gabbana jacket in Sicily

ABCNews.com(PALERMO, Italy) -- First Lady Melania Trump wore an eye-catching multicolored jacket that retails for more than $51,000 while stepping out in Sicily on Friday.

The piece was designed by Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana, which posted several   ... Read More

US stocks close mixed ahead of holiday weekend

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- U.S. stocks closed mixed ahead of the holiday weekend.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 2.67 (-0.01 percent) to finish at 21,080.28.

The Nasdaq climbed 4.94 (+0.08 percent) to close at 6,210.19, and the S&P 500   ... Read More

CPSC warns parents to keep fidget spinners ‘away from young children’ after swallowing incidents

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Incidents involving a popular child's toy known as "fidget spinners" are being investigated by the Consumer Product Safety Commission after two separate reported cases of children swallowing parts of the gadget sparked concerns.

"CPSC   ... Read More

The history of San Francisco’s landmark Golden Gate Bridge as it turns 80

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) -- The time was May 1937. Franklin D. Roosevelt was president, after winning reelection to a second term. German air ship The Hindenburg had burst into flames over New Jersey, killing 35 people, and the Spanish Civil   ... Read More

Theater responds to backlash of women-only screenings of “Wonder Woman”

iStock/Thinkstock(AUSTIN, Texas) — The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, Texas, is responding to complaints that it will host a women-only screening of Wonder Woman next week.

Some moviegoers called out the theater for separating men from women and asked   ... Read More

Apps that help find refunds after a purchase

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Don’t you hate it when you buy something and then you find out a few weeks later it’s been discounted? We all hate feeling like we overpaid.

The good news is there are two apps that   ... Read More

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“Geek Girl Rising” author shares top picks for high-tech toys for girls

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Heather Cabot, a journalist and co-author of the new book Geek Girl Rising: Inside the Sisterhood Shaking Up Tech, appeared live on ABC News' Good Morning America Monday to share some of the best   ... Read More

British Airways CEO ‘profusely sorry’ for global computer outage

Jack Taylor/Getty Images(LONDON) -- British Airways CEO Alex Cruz said he was "profusely sorry" for Saturday's worldwide computer outage that stranded thousands of passengers.

In an interview that aired on the BBC, Cruz said that the airline will be   ... Read More

Farecompare CEO Rick Seaney shares how to avoid summer airline fees

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Travel can be expensive, but Farecompare CEO Rick Seaney sat down with ABC News to give his tips on how to avoid the most costly fees during your summer trips.

Here's what he had to say:   ... Read More

Video captures the moment a boy falls off a waterslide in California

ABC News(DUBLIN, Calif.) -- Terrifying video captures the moment a young boy flew off of a brand new waterslide at a water park in California.

The incident took place on Saturday, which was the opening day of the new   ... Read More

British Airways resumes flights from London airports following global computer outage

British Airways(LONDON) -- British Airways is resuming departures from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Sunday, following the cancellation of flights on Saturday due to a worldwide computer outage that struck at the start of a busy holiday weekend.   ... Read More

Mother of Uber CEO dies in boating accident, father in serious condition

Taylor Hill/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, has died in a boating accident near Fresno, California, according to a statement from the ride-share company.His father, Donald Kalanick, was also involved in   ... Read More

British Airways cancels all flights from two London airports amid global computer outage

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- British Airways canceled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick airports in London on Saturday due to a worldwide computer outage that struck at the start of a busy holiday weekend.

British Airways said a "major IT   ... Read More

Inside Satu’li Canteen, Walt Disney World’s newest restaurant

ABCNews.com(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Satu'li Canteen at Disney's Pandora: The World of Avatar is a quick-service restaurant, but don't expect typical theme park fast food here.

With a focus on healthy options and a nod to its "Avatar"-inspired surroundings, the   ... Read More

Travel forecasts predict busy Memorial Day weekend

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The Memorial Day holiday weekend traditionally marks the unofficial beginning of summer, but for those seeking to celebrate the holiday by getting out of town, the oncoming warm weather might not be the only thing making   ... Read More

Melania Trump wears $51K Dolce & Gabbana jacket in Sicily

ABCNews.com(PALERMO, Italy) -- First Lady Melania Trump wore an eye-catching multicolored jacket that retails for more than $51,000 while stepping out in Sicily on Friday.

The piece was designed by Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana, which posted several   ... Read More

US stocks close mixed ahead of holiday weekend

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- U.S. stocks closed mixed ahead of the holiday weekend.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 2.67 (-0.01 percent) to finish at 21,080.28.

The Nasdaq climbed 4.94 (+0.08 percent) to close at 6,210.19, and the S&P 500   ... Read More

CPSC warns parents to keep fidget spinners ‘away from young children’ after swallowing incidents

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Incidents involving a popular child's toy known as "fidget spinners" are being investigated by the Consumer Product Safety Commission after two separate reported cases of children swallowing parts of the gadget sparked concerns.

"CPSC   ... Read More

The history of San Francisco’s landmark Golden Gate Bridge as it turns 80

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) -- The time was May 1937. Franklin D. Roosevelt was president, after winning reelection to a second term. German air ship The Hindenburg had burst into flames over New Jersey, killing 35 people, and the Spanish Civil   ... Read More

Theater responds to backlash of women-only screenings of “Wonder Woman”

iStock/Thinkstock(AUSTIN, Texas) — The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, Texas, is responding to complaints that it will host a women-only screening of Wonder Woman next week.

Some moviegoers called out the theater for separating men from women and asked   ... Read More

Apps that help find refunds after a purchase

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Don’t you hate it when you buy something and then you find out a few weeks later it’s been discounted? We all hate feeling like we overpaid.

The good news is there are two apps that   ... Read More

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