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Spencer Platt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Stocks rebounded Wednesday morning despite continued volatility from global financial markets.Shortly after the opening bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased about 1.2 percent to about 16,226, while
Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Though Burger King's offer of a "burger war ceasefire" for Peace Day was spurned by McDonald's last week, the company still plans to go through with a joint burger project to mark the occasion.In a YouTube vi
Photo by Evelyn Hockstein/For The Washington Post via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A California district court on Tuesday certified a class action lawsuit against Uber made up of some of the company's California drivers.In the ruling, the court said that all
Apple's iOS 9 is pictured. Apple(NEW YORK) -- While all eyes may be on the potential new iPhones and other hardware to be unveiled next Wednesday at Apple's special event, it's also possible users will find out when they can get their hands on hotly anti
Credit: Google(MOUTNAIN VIEW, Cali.) -- A new era calls for a new logo.As Google restructures under a new holding company called Alphabet, the search giant announced Tuesday its logo is getting a slight makeover -- beginning with a new typeface called "Pr
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Following more bad news from China, U.S. stocks had another bad day as investors remain jittery over a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.On Tuesday, the Shanghai Composite Index closed down Tuesday 1.2 percent.
Joe Raedle/Getty(DENVER) -- Chipotle is expanding its delivery partnerships by targeting the sought-after college market, specifically, more than 100 campuses by next spring.The Denver-based Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it will deliver to 40 coll
Credit: McDonalds(OAK BROOK, IL) -- McDonald's has set a date for when its customers can begin ordering breakfast at any time of day.After testing all-day breakfast menus in limited markets in the U.S., McDonald's has announced it will offer Egg McMuffins
Tim Boyle/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — Danny Chasteen thought he hit the jackpot when he won $250,000 in the Illinois lottery this summer. But a delay in the state's budget is also delaying his payoff and dampening his celebratory mood."Wait a minute. I
Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Marissa Mayer is expecting identical twin girls!The Yahoo CEO, 40, shared the happy news on her Tumblr Tuesday, writing that the "twins part was quite a surprise, because I have no family history of t
iStock/Thinkstock(MARTINEZ, Calif.) — Shawna Behrens of Martinez, California, is a stay-at-home mom who says she’s making a killing on used clothing.“Last month I had $18,000 in sales,” Behrens told ABC News.Behrens finds items at
InterestingLight/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A study conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that highway speed cameras have "led to long-term changes in driver behavior and substantial reductions in deaths and injuries" in at lea
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Login information for as many as 225,000 Apple accounts may have been stolen using a sophisticated malware called KeyRaider that targets jailbroken devices -- those that have hardware restrictions removed and are no longer p
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- It's finally the end of the worst month for stocks in several years as Wall Street closes mostly down, but crude oil is up nearly 30 percent in just three days.The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 114.98 to finish the sessi
Bill Pugliano/Getty Images(DETROIT) -- Is a merger between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and General Motors possible? GM has so far rejected any ideas of a merger, but the FCA chief isn't backing off.In a recent interview with Automotive Magazine, FCA Chief E
Bill Pugliano/Getty Images(DETROIT) -- Is a merger between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and General Motors possible? GM has so far rejected any ideas of a merger, but the FCA chief isn't backing off.In a recent interview with Automotive Magazine, FCA Chief E
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Apple Watch just got some competition from Android Wear.Google announced in a blog post today that newer wearables running the open source platform will also have iPhone compatibility.Android Wear owners can d
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Traffic may be a killer in your state, but when all the negative things that come with driving are accounted for, one southern state ranked the worst for drivers, according to a recent analysis.All 50 states were ranked by B
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Adair Mahoney may only be 9 years old, but she knows how to get things done.The North Carolina native was shopping for pajama pants on line at the popular store, Vineyard Vines, when she noticed that boys’ bottoms
Spencer Platt/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Uber hires two hackers.After remotely hijacking a Jeep and causing the Fiat Chrysler recall of 1.4 million vehicles, hackers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek are now working for Uber."Looking forward to startin
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