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When supercars go electric: The $2M Battista is faster than any current Formula 1 car

Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- When Indian auto and tractor maker Mahindra & Mahindra launched Automobili Pininifarina in April 2018, executives were charged with developing a line of extreme performance cars that would establish the nascent carmaker as the   ... Read More

Black Boeing employee sues company after finding noose at desk

iStock(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- A black employee at Boeing who says that he has found a noose hanging near his desk, signs near his workspace saying "n-----" and urine covering his desk on separate occasions says his work life remains   ... Read More

Man with unknown identity convicted of stealing someone else’s identity for more than 40 years

iStock/spyarm(BOSTON) -- A Massachusetts man whose real identity is not known was convicted Wednesday of using another person’s identity for more than 40 years, according to federal prosecutors in Massachusetts.The suspect, referred to only as John Doe, is   ... Read More

Registered sex offender in Nebraska used ride-share to bring a teen girl he met online to his home

iStock/jetcityimage(NEW YORK) -- A 34-year-old registered sex offender is facing charges that he befriended a 13-year-old girl on social media and then arranged for her to make the 200-mile journey to his home in Nebraska using the a ride-share   ... Read More

Airbnb offering 80-day, around-the-world trip for $5k

Airbnb(NEW YORK) -- If you've ever dreamed about traveling around the world but figured you'd never have the time or money, your moment has come.

Airbnb has announced the ultimate adventure: Around the world in 80 days for about   ... Read More

New House bill may change how you plan for retirement

designer491/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives recently passed a bill that may complicate retirement planning options for Americans.

The House passed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act of 2019 on May 23. If enacted into   ... Read More

After manipulated Zuckerberg, Pelosi videos, lawmakers grasp for ‘deepfake’ answers

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Days after an artist uploaded a digitally manipulated video online appearing to show Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reciting a sinister monologue about “control[ling] the future,” a real-life panel of experts sat before lawmakers on Thursday   ... Read More

Alexis Ohanian’s next stop is Congress as he fights for dads to get paid paternity leave

Paul Kane/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of Reddit, husband of Serena Williams and father of their daughter, Olympia, is on a mission to get dads the mandated right to take paid paternity leave.

He and Dove   ... Read More

Weed revenue in Colorado tops $1 billion

Nastasic/iStock(DENVER) -- Colorado has generated more than $1 billion by selling marijuana.

The state legalized weed in 2014. Since then, total sales have exceeded $6.56 billion, according to the state's department of revenue.

"Today's report continues to show that   ... Read More

Delta steps in to help fifth graders stranded at airport

Courtesy Shantell Barbour(NEW YORK) -- Forget Superman, it was Delta Airlines to the rescue for a group of students and their chaperones who recently found themselves stranded in an airport before the first leg of a long-awaited summer trip   ... Read More

You can stay at in Tony Stark’s ‘Avengers: Endgame’ cabin, thanks to Airbnb

Marvel Studios(NEW YORK) -- WARNING: "AVENGERS: ENDGAME" SPOILERS AHEAD.

What better way to say goodbye to Tony Stark than in the very place his superpowered friends did?

Eagle-eyed fans on Reddit thought there was something familiar about a rustic   ... Read More

Nevada becomes first state to ban most pre-employment pot tests

UrosPoteko/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Even as 11 states, plus Washington, D.C., have legalized recreational cannabis, lawmakers have struggled to find consensus on the question of whether employers could reject an applicant over their pot use. Now Nevada has become the   ... Read More

NYU Langone no longer accepting donations from the Sacklers, the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma

Darwin Brandis/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Add New York University's medical center to the list of educational and cultural institutions that says it will no longer take money from the Sacklers, the family that owns OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma.

Purdue Pharma   ... Read More

Ford recalls over a million Explorer SUVs over potential suspension failure issues

fredrocko/iStock(DETROIT) -- Ford Motor Company has issued safety recalls for more than a million cars.

The model most affected by the series of recalls are Ford Explorer SUVs that were made between 2011 and 2017 due to an issue   ... Read More

Mom invents freezer-friendly sandwiches that thaw just in time to eat at school

Heather Stouffer/Mom Made Foods(NEW YORK) -- A Virginia mother has created a clever solution for time-crunched parents who want to send their kids to school with a healthy lunch.

Heather Stouffer, founder of Mom Made Foods, has created the   ... Read More

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When supercars go electric: The $2M Battista is faster than any current Formula 1 car

Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- When Indian auto and tractor maker Mahindra & Mahindra launched Automobili Pininifarina in April 2018, executives were charged with developing a line of extreme performance cars that would establish the nascent carmaker as the   ... Read More

Black Boeing employee sues company after finding noose at desk

iStock(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- A black employee at Boeing who says that he has found a noose hanging near his desk, signs near his workspace saying "n-----" and urine covering his desk on separate occasions says his work life remains   ... Read More

Man with unknown identity convicted of stealing someone else’s identity for more than 40 years

iStock/spyarm(BOSTON) -- A Massachusetts man whose real identity is not known was convicted Wednesday of using another person’s identity for more than 40 years, according to federal prosecutors in Massachusetts.The suspect, referred to only as John Doe, is   ... Read More

Registered sex offender in Nebraska used ride-share to bring a teen girl he met online to his home

iStock/jetcityimage(NEW YORK) -- A 34-year-old registered sex offender is facing charges that he befriended a 13-year-old girl on social media and then arranged for her to make the 200-mile journey to his home in Nebraska using the a ride-share   ... Read More

Airbnb offering 80-day, around-the-world trip for $5k

Airbnb(NEW YORK) -- If you've ever dreamed about traveling around the world but figured you'd never have the time or money, your moment has come.

Airbnb has announced the ultimate adventure: Around the world in 80 days for about   ... Read More

New House bill may change how you plan for retirement

designer491/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives recently passed a bill that may complicate retirement planning options for Americans.

The House passed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act of 2019 on May 23. If enacted into   ... Read More

After manipulated Zuckerberg, Pelosi videos, lawmakers grasp for ‘deepfake’ answers

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Days after an artist uploaded a digitally manipulated video online appearing to show Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reciting a sinister monologue about “control[ling] the future,” a real-life panel of experts sat before lawmakers on Thursday   ... Read More

Alexis Ohanian’s next stop is Congress as he fights for dads to get paid paternity leave

Paul Kane/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of Reddit, husband of Serena Williams and father of their daughter, Olympia, is on a mission to get dads the mandated right to take paid paternity leave.

He and Dove   ... Read More

Weed revenue in Colorado tops $1 billion

Nastasic/iStock(DENVER) -- Colorado has generated more than $1 billion by selling marijuana.

The state legalized weed in 2014. Since then, total sales have exceeded $6.56 billion, according to the state's department of revenue.

"Today's report continues to show that   ... Read More

Delta steps in to help fifth graders stranded at airport

Courtesy Shantell Barbour(NEW YORK) -- Forget Superman, it was Delta Airlines to the rescue for a group of students and their chaperones who recently found themselves stranded in an airport before the first leg of a long-awaited summer trip   ... Read More

You can stay at in Tony Stark’s ‘Avengers: Endgame’ cabin, thanks to Airbnb

Marvel Studios(NEW YORK) -- WARNING: "AVENGERS: ENDGAME" SPOILERS AHEAD.

What better way to say goodbye to Tony Stark than in the very place his superpowered friends did?

Eagle-eyed fans on Reddit thought there was something familiar about a rustic   ... Read More

Nevada becomes first state to ban most pre-employment pot tests

UrosPoteko/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Even as 11 states, plus Washington, D.C., have legalized recreational cannabis, lawmakers have struggled to find consensus on the question of whether employers could reject an applicant over their pot use. Now Nevada has become the   ... Read More

NYU Langone no longer accepting donations from the Sacklers, the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma

Darwin Brandis/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Add New York University's medical center to the list of educational and cultural institutions that says it will no longer take money from the Sacklers, the family that owns OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma.

Purdue Pharma   ... Read More

Ford recalls over a million Explorer SUVs over potential suspension failure issues

fredrocko/iStock(DETROIT) -- Ford Motor Company has issued safety recalls for more than a million cars.

The model most affected by the series of recalls are Ford Explorer SUVs that were made between 2011 and 2017 due to an issue   ... Read More

Mom invents freezer-friendly sandwiches that thaw just in time to eat at school

Heather Stouffer/Mom Made Foods(NEW YORK) -- A Virginia mother has created a clever solution for time-crunched parents who want to send their kids to school with a healthy lunch.

Heather Stouffer, founder of Mom Made Foods, has created the   ... Read More

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