New fraudulent text message claims to contain FedEx package information

-Oxford-/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Customers should be cautious about a new text message phishing scam that at first glance looks to be about a FedEx package delivery, the company said. Some people around the country have...

UN officials implicate Saudi Arabia for hacking Jeff Bezos' phone

GOCMEN/iStock(UNITED NATIONS) -- United Nations officials said they have information that suggests Saudi Arabia may have attempted to hack Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' phone in an effort to "influence, if not silence" the...

Mom pays off $50k in debt, shares how she did it

Chonce Maddox Rhea(NEW YORK) -- For many with a credit card, it’s easy to overspend. Three years ago, Chonce Rhea, a 27-year-old mom from Chicago was drowning in debt from spending beyond her budget. It...

Deal to buy vacant home shows severity of homelessness crisis, advocates say

KGO-TV(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- A deal struck by a property investment firm involving a vacant California home where two homeless mothers and their children had been hunkered down exemplifies the need for elected officials in...

Boeing says it doesn't expect to get approval from regulators for 737 Max until 'mid-2020'

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Boeing does not expect regulators to allow its beleaguered 737 Max aircrafts to return to service until at least "mid-2020," the company announced Tuesday. Prior to the company's official announcement,...

GlaxoSmithKline halts production of some Excedrin products

littleny/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline has temporarily stopped production of Excedrin, its popular over-the-counter migraine medication. The company ceased nationwide production and distribution...

US Bonds Hit Market for 1st Time Since 1986

What's old is new again in the US bond market.

Couple used side hustles to pay off $114K debt

Pineapple Studio/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Anthony and Jhanilka Hartzog paid off a debt of $114,151 in two years. When the couple realized they were in over their heads with their finances, they set a goal at the start of 2017...

Climate change and inequality loom large as the powerful descend on Davos

makasana/iStock(DAVOS, Switzerland) -- The world's political and economic elite are descending on the small Swiss Alps town of Davos this week for the annual World Economic Forum meeting where they hope to set this year's...

Tesla calls unintended acceleration complaints 'completely false'

jetcityimage/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Tesla is disputing claims that all three models of its electric vehicles could unexpectedly accelerate without the driver taking action. The car company issued a statement on Monday...

All eyes on potential Trump vs Greta Thunberg showdown at Davos

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Twitter adversaries President Donald Trump and teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg may come face-to-face at the annual World Economic Forum meeting this week, and all eyes are on their potential...

Snickers teases Super Bowl commercial with Guinness World Record candy bar

Samohin/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Snickers raised its own bar with a whopping world record and a big promise for the brand's Super Bowl commercial. Mars Wrigley, the company behind the candy bar, created a version of its...

Climate change and economic inequality loom large as the powerful descend on Davos

astra490/iStock(DAVOS, Switzerland) -- The world's political and economic elite are descending on the small Swiss Alps town of Davos this week for the annual World Economic Forum meeting where they hope to set this year's...

Why Stitch Fix CEO Katrina Lake turned down a multimillion-dollar offer

Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for The Business of Fashion(NEW YORK) -- Stitch Fix founder and CEO Katrina Lake made history in 2017 when she became the youngest female founder to take a company public at just 34. Founded...

New software issues could delay return of Boeing's 737 Max

sanfel/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Boeing potentially faces more delays for the return of its 737 Max jets after another software issue surfaced during an audit meeting with regulators last weekend, sources tell ABC News. The 737...

A fee for rideshares to the airport may be unconstitutional, Arizona AG says

Anatoliy Sizov/iStock(PHOENIX) -- A $4 fee for hailing an Uber or Lyft to or from the airport in Phoenix has garnered a firestorm of reaction from residents and ride-share companies, and now Arizona's attorney general says...

Kat Von D steps down from her popular makeup brand

Jun/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Celebrity tattoo artist Kat Von D has officially announced that she is stepping down from her namesake makeup line. "It's hard to admit this, since I've always said, 'You can do everything and...

Deaf man sues PornHub over lack of closed captions

domnicky/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A deaf man has sued PornHub and other pornographic websites because he said he “cannot enjoy video content” without closed captioning. Yaroslav Suris, a New York resident, tried...

Apple could be forced to abandon its lightning cable by EU regulators

Wachiwit/iStock(NEW YORK) -- European lawmakers are pushing for a universal cellphone charger, arguing it is more environmentally friendly and more convenient for consumers, a move that could bring an end to Apple's...

Housing starts rise 16.9% in December, marking 13-year high

grandriver/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- More Americans broke ground on new homes last month, pushing housing starts to a 13-year high. The Census Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Friday that new...

Congressman's Tale of Two Contributions

Congressman's Tale of Two Contributions

Man acquitted of murder gets 40-44 years on robbery charge

Man acquitted of murder gets 40-44 years on robbery charge

Overnight precipitation ices over eastern Nebraska

Overnight precipitation ices over eastern Nebraska

YWCA accepting dresses for upcoming "Gowns for Good" event

YWCA accepting dresses for upcoming "Gowns for Good" event

Volunteers pack over 32,000 meals for starving kids around the world

Volunteers pack over 32,000 meals for starving kids around the world

No. 4 SDSU beats Wyoming 72-55 to match Leonard's 20-0 start

No. 4 SDSU beats Wyoming 72-55 to match Leonard's 20-0 start

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Jan. 21

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Jan. 21

WNCC men pick up win over Lamar

WNCC men pick up win over Lamar

Larry Walker becomes first Rockie in baseball hall of fame

Larry Walker becomes first Rockie in baseball hall of fame

Rockies' Arenado feels disrespected over trade rumors

Rockies' Arenado feels disrespected over trade rumors