(NEW YORK) -- Credit card debt is often easy to pile on, but hard to pay off. For Lisa Samalonis, smart credit card saving was the key to rebuilding her life after divorce."It was very important for me to preserve some of that money... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department and eight other states filed a historic antitrust lawsuit Tuesday targeting Google over what they allege is the Big Tech giant's monopoly over the online advertising market.The lawsuit, filed in the Eastern District of Virginia, aims to have Google's... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- It was a Ticketmaster meltdown that sent millions of Taylor Swift fans spiraling: lockouts, delays, hours of confusion and soaring aftermarket prices amid reports of scalpers.During the November presale for Swift's upcoming "Eras" tour, Ticketmaster was forced to halt purchases for her... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After an exciting weekend of NFL divisional round playoff games, the stage is closer to being set for Super Bowl 57. But in addition to teams who came up short on Saturday and Sunday, another major name will be sidelined from... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Treasury Department is rolling out new measures aimed at improving customer service as the IRS starts to accept 2022 federal income tax returns.Treasury Department Deputy Secretary Wally Adeyemo told reporters on Friday that the agency has used funds from the Inflation... Read More.
(MICHIGAN) -- The Justice Department is investigating conduct at Abbott Laboratories' infant formula plant in Sturgis, Michigan, in connection with a contamination investigation that closed the plant last year, a source familiar with the matter told ABC News.The monthslong shutdown of the plant amid a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Companies across the tech industry have announced layoffs, affecting thousands of workers in the first few weeks of 2023. Company officials have often cited economic uncertainty and fears of a recession in their job-cutting, cost-cutting decisions.It follows a volatile 2022, which... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- T-Mobile says they discovered a "bad actor" was taking information through a single application, according to an SEC filing by the company this week."The preliminary result from our investigation indicates that the bad actor(s) obtained data from this API for approximately... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google, said Friday that it will cut about 12,000 jobs from its global workforce, affecting approximately 6% of the company's employees."I have some difficult news to share," Google's CEO Sundar Pichai wrote in an email... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The holiday shopping season began with a boom but ended with a whimper.U.S. retail sales fell in December, offering the latest sign of an economic slowdown driven by elevated prices and rising interest rates.Year-over-year retail sales dropped by about 1% last... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited Amazon on Wednesday for failing to furnish a place of employment that was free from recognized hazards that were causing serious physical harm to employees.This is the second set of OSHA citations issued after... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Microsoft said it will lay off 10,000 employees this year, the latest tech firm to slash jobs as the sector contracts after a pandemic-era boom.The layoffs will affect nearly 5% of Microsoft's global workforce, the company said."As we saw customers accelerate... Read More.