Small Businesses Band Together For Small Business SaturdayMany communal Small Business Saturday events have grown to the point where they're organized by local chambers of commerce and community business organizations that have big marketing budgets.
Magic 8 Ball, Uno, Pinball Inducted Into Toy Hall Of FameCoin-operated pinball machines have been around for decades, but the game is in the midst of a revival. The International Flipper Pinball Association says there were 500 players in 50 competitions worldwide in 2006. In 2017, more than 55,000 players competed in 4,500 competitions.
Subaru Recalls Nearly 400K Vehicles To Fix Stalling ProblemsThe first recall covers about 229,000 Outback and Legacy vehicles from the 2018 model year. Government documents say a software problem can stop the low-fuel warning light from illuminating and make the miles-to-empty display inaccurate.
Michigan Voters Approve Recreational MarijuanaSupporters say it will raise roughly $130 million in additional tax revenue each year that will go toward road repairs, schools and local governments. They also say it will allow for greater regulation of pot usage and for the police to focus on more pressing problems.
Four Types Of Duncan Hines Cake Mix Recalled Due To Salmonella OutbreakSymptoms of salmonella illness usually begin 12 to 72 hours after consuming something tainted with the organism and last about four to seven days. They include diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramps. Most individuals recover without treatment.
Daylight Saving Time Fast FactsIt is "Daylight Saving Time" (singular), not "Daylight Savings Time" (plural).
ALDI Sandwich Recalled Due To Possible Salmonella ContaminationALDI's Fit & Active Southwest Veggie Stuffed Sandwich has been permanently discontinued due to possible health risks.
Starbucks Unveils New Holiday Cups In Festive Christmas DesignsMake no mistake, this year's Starbucks holiday cups are sure to make even the biggest Grinch as jolly as Santa himself.
New Flu Drug Approved By The FDAXofluza is expected to be made available in the next few weeks.
New App Can Help You Stop Buying Bottled WaterIt's like Google Maps for clean drinking water.
FTC Legal Team Honored For Uncovering Wire Fraud Scams"We think billions of dollars were flowing through Western Union since about 2004 to scammers. International scammers."
The Do's And Don'ts Of Office Lottery PoolsIn 2013, a group of Indiana hairstylists sued their coworker after that coworker claimed she had purchased a $9.5-million-winning ticket with her own money -- not the pool's money.