SpaceX launched 60 Starlink satellites as part of mission to bring internet to the world

Jorge Villalba/iStock(COCOA BEACH, Fla.) -- SpaceX launched 60 more satellites Monday as part of CEO Elon Musk's "Starlink" mission to bring high-speed internet to large, remote swaths of the world. "Enabled by a...

New York probing Apple Card for alleged gender discrimination after viral tweet

PeskyMonkey/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Apple is under fire for allegedly giving women much lower credit lines than men on its new credit card. Some high profile individuals, including Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, have called...

Army's new recruiting ads focus less on combat roles

U.S. Army(WASHINGTON) -- The Army's new recruiting campaign that kicked off on Veterans Day focuses less attention on combat roles and highlights lesser-known jobs like cyber warriors and scientists. The ads are intended...

As income inequality soars, languishing labor unions make a return

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After decades of declining membership and seemingly sidelined authority, a series of national strikes has put unions back in the spotlight. And as economic inequality has become a hot-button issue for...

Instagram 'likes' disappearing from some photos and videos in US

iStock/Wachiwit(NEW YORK) -- You can still double-tap your secret crush’s new Instagram post from the beach, but seeing how many others liked the photo could soon be a thing of the past. Instagram announced that...

Forever 21 employees organize to fight for workers' rights after bankruptcy announcement

The Office of Congressman Jesus Garcia(NEW YORK) -- Since Forever 21's bankruptcy announcement -- where up to 178 brick and mortar locations across the country were expected to close -- hundreds of former and current...

Trump says he hasn't agreed to roll back tariffs, despite China's announcement

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump told reporters Friday that he has not committed to rolling back tariffs on China – a statement directly opposite to what appeared to be a...

Number of billionaires grew by nearly 40 percent over past 5 years

Pineapple Studio/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The number of billionaires in the world grew by nearly 40 percent over the past five years, but in that same time total billionaire wealth decreased slightly after years of growth. By...

Pink Christmas trees are this year's holiday decorating trend

Mariakray/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Pink is the new black when it comes to a hot holiday trend this Christmas season. While black Christmas trees were the unlikely trend-setters last year, pink Christmas trees are being...

Heineken becomes latest brewer to ditch plastic six-pack rings in UK

Heineken/ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Brewing giant Heineken has become the latest beer firm to replace the plastic "six-pack rings" with an environmentally friendly alternative in a bid to reduce plastic pollution.

China and the US agree to roll back tariffs in phases, Chinese official says

Oleksii Liskonih/iStock(NEW YORK) -- China said it struck a tentative deal with the U.S. to start rolling back tariffs in phases, a potential sign of easing tensions amid a trade war that has cast global uncertainty on the...

Juul ends sale of mint-flavored e-cigarette pods in US

Josie_Desmarais/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Juul will stop selling mint flavored pods for its e-cigarette devices in the United States, the company announced Thursday. CEO K.C. Crosthwaite said that data from the 2019 National...

Facebook's response to user privacy investigation has been 'inadequate': California AG

alexsl/iStock(SAN FRANCISCO) -- California's attorney general is probing Facebook for privacy violations and called the tech giant's responses to subpoenas and requests for documents slow and "inadequate." The state...

Trump Foundation ordered to pay $2M to collection of nonprofits as part of civil lawsuit

DNY59/iStock(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump has been ordered by a New York State judge to pay $2 million to a group of nonprofit organizations as part of a settlement in a civil lawsuit stemming from persistent...

More than 2 million pounds of chicken products voluntarily recalled over fears it may contain metal

Freestocker/iStock(NEW YORK) -- More than 2 million pounds of chicken products were voluntarily recalled over concerns they may be contaminated with "extraneous" materials, specifically metal, according to the U.S....

"Cash Back Day" brings big savings on holiday shopping

artisteer/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The holidays are right around the corner and that means shoppers can expect to save big soon with deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. But now, there’s a new holiday shopping day to...

Airbnb plans to review and verify all seven million listings

stockcam/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Airbnb's Co-Founder and CEO Brian Chesky sent an email to employees on Wednesday stressing the importance of trust and laying out the company will take to verify every listing on its service. ...

Former Twitter employees federally charged with working for Saudis

seewhatmitchsee/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Two former Twitter employees and a Saudi national have been federally charged with working for the Saudi government to access private Twitter accounts. Ali Alzabarah and Ahmad Abouammo...

Man pays off his employee's mortgage, allowing him to retire early

(Rudy Quinones/Renown Auto Restoration) Rudy Quinones, owner of Renown Auto Restoration in San Antonio, is seen in a recent photo with Albert Brigas and his wife wife of 44 years, Sylvia Brigas.(SAN ANTONIO) -- A Texas man...

This brewery is featuring adoptable dogs on beer cans

Fargo Brewing Company(FARGO, N.D.) --  Adoptions are on tap for one North Dakota brewery. Fargo Brewing Co. is partnering with "4 Luv of Dog Rescue," a local animal rescue organization, to help find paw-fect forever...

Escapee returned to Kearney YRTC

Escapee returned to Kearney YRTC

Community rallies to harvest late farmer's fields

Community rallies to harvest late farmer's fields

Hall County Sheriff's Dept. Warns Against Jury Duty Scam

Hall County Sheriff's Dept. Warns Against Jury Duty Scam

One person dead in accident on I-80 near Grand Island

One person dead in accident on I-80 near Grand Island

Snow, bitter cold expected in Nebraska and Iowa

Snow, bitter cold expected in Nebraska and Iowa

Kelsey Hobbie and Sidney looking forward to trip to Cedar Rapids for state volleyball

Kelsey Hobbie and Sidney looking forward to trip to Cedar Rapids for state volleyball

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

Diller-Odell caps historic season with school's first state volleyball title

Diller-Odell caps historic season with school's first state volleyball title

BDS does it again - a five-set victory and a state title for the second year in a row

BDS does it again - a five-set victory and a state title for the second year in a row

Pierce offense dominates again, moves on to semi-finals

Pierce offense dominates again, moves on to semi-finals