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Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 07:41 AM PDT

Disney Parks Expanding Plant-Based Menu Offerings

Disney Parks Expanding Plant-Based Menu Offerings

The "happiest place on Earth" is about to become even happier for people on plant-based diets as Disney World will debut hundreds of new meatless menu options next week. The Orlando-area theme park announced...

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 06:47 AM PDT

Arthritis Group Offers First Guidelines for Patients Who Use CBD for Joint Pain

Arthritis Group Offers First Guidelines for Patients Who Use CBD for Joint Pain

CBD has exploded in popularity over the last year, with countless numbers of people trying it as a sleep aid or relief for pain and anxiety. One concern is, there's been no guidance on how to use CBD, or...

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 03:59 AM PDT

Effort to Bring Home Stranded Thomas Cook Travelers Underway

Effort to Bring Home Stranded Thomas Cook Travelers Underway

The British government has flown home the first 14,500 people stranded by the collapse of tour operator Thomas Cook, and is expected to ramp up the repatriation effort to get all the 150,000 U.K.-based customers...

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 05:25 PM PDT

Humans Will Start Listening to Your Google Assistant Voice Commands Again

Humans Will Start Listening to Your Google Assistant Voice Commands Again

Google is restarting a practice in which human contractors listen to and transcribe some voice commands people give to the company's artificial intelligence system, Assistant. But this time Google is taking...

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 04:11 PM PDT

Samsung's Folding Phone Hits the US

Samsung's Folding Phone Hits the US

Samsung's folding phone is finally hitting the U.S. Samsung will start selling the Galaxy Fold, a phone with a screen that folds together like a book, on Friday. There will be an AT&T version as well as an...

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 05:00 PM PDT

Hundreds of Thousands Stranded as Travel Agency Collapses

Hundreds of Thousands Stranded as Travel Agency Collapses

Families stranded, honeymoons and vacations canceled, thousands of workers laid off: The sudden collapse of British tour company Thomas Cook and its network of airlines and hotels sowed chaos for hundreds of...

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 03:20 PM PDT

GM Strike in 2nd Week: Some Progress But No End in Sight

GM Strike in 2nd Week: Some Progress But No End in Sight

The strike against General Motors by 49,000 United Auto Workers entered its second week Monday with progress reported in negotiations but no clear end in sight. Bargainers met all weekend and returned to talks...

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 03:44 PM PDT

UAW Strike Puts Trump, GOP in Political Bind in Key States

UAW Strike Puts Trump, GOP in Political Bind in Key States

Democrats were quick to back working-class United Auto Workers in their strike against General Motors, delivering doughnuts and holding picket signs outside factories to show solidarity. It's a union they...

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 12:00 PM PDT

GM Electric Car Push Could Mean Fewer and Lower Paying Jobs

GM Electric Car Push Could Mean Fewer and Lower Paying Jobs

If U.S. consumers ever ditch fuel burners for electric vehicles, then the United Auto Workers union is in trouble. Gone would be thousands of jobs at engine and transmission plants across the industrial...

Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 04:14 PM PDT

Plenty of Fish Bans Face Filters to Curb Deceptive Profiles

Plenty of Fish Bans Face Filters to Curb Deceptive Profiles

Dating app Plenty of Fish is banning face filters across its platform in a move aimed at deterring users from creating deceptive profiles, NBC News reported. In a blog post on Tuesday, the site announced that it...

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