FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried faces four new charges

(NEW YORK) -- Disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried faces four additional criminal charges of conspiracy contained in a superseding indictment unsealed Thursday.The new charges include conspiracy to commit bank fraud and conspiracy to operate an unlicensed money transfer business.Bankman-Fried, 30, now faces a total... Read More.

One year in, how pro-Russia online campaigns evolved

(NEW YORK) -- One year into the full-scale invasion of Ukraine by Russia, a new report by the social media company Meta details the evolution of pro-Russian influence campaigns online.The report describes a declining presence for Russian state media outlets on Meta's platforms Facebook... Read More.

What to know about Microsoft’s controversial Bing AI chatbot

(NEW YORK) -- Microsoft search engine Bing, long overshadowed by Google but newly enhanced with artificial intelligence for some users, can suggest recipes for a multi-course meal or disentangle the nuances of existentialism.The technology has stoked controversy, however, after reported troubling results in which... Read More.

Three new Reese’s doughnuts debut at Krispy Kreme

(NEW YORK) -- Reese's fans know and love the sweet and salty flavors of a chocolate peanut butter cup, and now the candy is being added to another delicious confection: Krispy Kreme doughnuts.The North Carolina-based doughnut chain on Monday announced a new lineup of... Read More.

Plant-based baby formula recalled over possible contamination

(NEW YORK) -- Reckitt, a British consumer goods company, said it would recall two batches of plant-based infant formula they produce due to "a possibility of cross-contamination with Cronobacter sakazakii."The product, ProSobee Simply Plant-Based Infant Formula in 12.9 oz containers, was manufactured between August... Read More.

US credit card debt now totals nearly $1 trillion

(NEW YORK) -- U.S. consumer credit card debt has jumped to nearly $1 trillion, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said on Thursday.Credit card balances increased more than $60 billion over the three months ending in December, lifting the total amount of U.S.... Read More.