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Netflix shares down 14% on missed subscriber growth in second quarter

Netflix shares were down Monday after the streaming video provider fell 1 million short of expected subscriber additions during the second quarter of 2018.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 6:31 pm


On Amazon Prime Day, site and app crash; shoppers left in lurch instead see photos of dogs

Amazon launched its fourth annual Prime Day sale at noon west coast time on Monday. The site instantly crashed.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 6:22 pm


Amazon's website crashed after launching Prime Day

After launching it’s fourth annual Prime Day, Amazon’s site immediately crashed. Veuer's Sam Berman has the full story

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 6:20 pm


Stores that will match Amazon's Prime Day prices -- and those that won't

Some stores will match Amazon's low prices during Prime Day. Plus, your credit card might offer price protection.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 6:10 pm


Amazon workers go on strike in Europe during Prime Day

Nearly 1,800 Amazon workers in Spain went on strike Monday during the company's biggest sales day of the year -Amazon Prime Day. Thousands more Amazon employees in Germany are expected to walk off the job Tuesday.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 5:44 pm


IHOP's pancake deal Tuesday is syrupy sweet: A stack for less than a buck

Forget burgers. IHOP is back to pancakes with a deal for three buttermilk pancakes for 60 cents.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 5:43 pm


Amazon Prime Day: All Whole Foods Market deals in one place

Amazon's Prime Day sale is about more than deals on Fire tablets and electronics. Prime members also can save on groceries at the company's U.S. Whole Foods Market stores.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 5:37 pm


How rich is 'Papa John' Schnatter? You'll be amazed

With $531 million in the pizza company's stock, Schnatter not only owns a massive mansion, but a fast private jet and has helicopter service

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 5:08 pm


These are the best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get right now

Prime Day is finally here

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 4:13 pm


United Airlines buying four more Dreamliners and 25 Embraer E175s

United says new Dreamliners – the 787-9 variant – will help phase out older widebody jets in its fleet. The Embraers will replace CRJ 700 regional jets.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 4:03 pm


A look at 2018's hot toys ahead of holiday season

The Toy Insider recently held its annual toy event called Sweet Suite to preview hot toys for the upcoming holiday season. Toys including Rideamals by Kid Trax and the Flying Golden Snitch from "Harry Potter" made the cut. (July 16)

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 3:45 pm


This is why college grads want to go back to school

According to LendEDU’s recent Class of 2018 Career Report, 36% of unemployed college grads are already “actively considering” going back to school to make themselves more hirable. The survey looked at 1,000 four-year college grads.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 3:36 pm


Rolls-Royce is coming out with a flying car

Rolls-Royce just unveiled its plans for a flying personal vehicle, pitting the car and plane engineer against companies like Uber who are developing their own flying cars.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 3:35 pm


Could Venmo be damaging your relationships?

Venmo is supposed to be an easy way to pay friends, family and loved one, what's owed to them. A new study shows that it's ruining relationships and making people seem petty and cheap!

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 3:24 pm


A quadrillion tons of diamonds are hiding below Earth’s surface

Scientists discovered a treasure trove of diamonds 100 miles below Earth. The key to finding them? Sound waves and drills much bigger than anyone currently has.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 3:20 pm


This soon-to-close Carson's has no A/C as workers, shoppers sweat

Soon-to-close Carson's has been without air conditioning for weeks.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 2:52 pm


Farnborough 2018: Boeing, Airbus rack up orders as giant airshow opens

The 2018 Farnborough Airshow kicked off with a flurry of orders as the year’s largest aviation show opened southwest of London on Monday.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 2:00 pm


Jeff Bezos' space tourism rocket tickets reportedly cost over $200,000

Sources within Blue Origin, founded by Amazon's Jeff Bezos, have leaked the possible price of the company's passenger space flights. Tony Spitz has the details.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 1:43 pm


Golden Corral franchisee goes proactive against regional hepatitis outbreak

Golden Corral takes proactive step against Hepatitis A outbreak

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 1:03 pm


How I ditched debt: Paying off $147K in 3 years 'became like a game to us’

Despite being in a big hole to start, the Boyces decided to try to pay off $147,000 in debt in March 2015. When they started, their combined income was about $95,000 a year. They became debt-free three years later, in May 2018.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 1:02 pm


Breast-feeding is cheaper than the bottle but don't think it's free

Baby formula can cost $1,500 for a year. Breastfeeding has expenses, too, like nursing bras, nipple cream and lactation consultant appointments.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 12:54 pm


Amazon Echo vs. Dot? Show vs. Spot? Which smart speaker should you buy?

With 7 editions of the Amazon Echo connected speaker, we offer a critical look at the offerings,. The Echo speaker is powered by "Alexa," the voice-activated assistant, which runs on the Dot, Show, Spot and others. Here are our picks.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 12:43 pm


Summer 2018 beach reads: 11 great books on investing, work and technology

Is your family’s dream vacation dragging on? Summer reading can pass the time and empower you. And wherever you are, Amazon delivers lickety-split.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 12:37 pm


Breastfeeding or formula are both going to cost you

However you choose to feed your baby, the costs can stack up.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 11:29 am


Tempted to buy an Amazon tablet or Fire TV? Read this first

When it comes to the Amazon Prime Day sales, a frequently discounted staple is the company's line of Fire tablets, Fire TV sticks and boxes. Are they worth it? We give you the pros and cons on these discounted devices.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 11:17 am


Listen up! Take Talking Tech on the road with these daily podcasts

Jefferson Graham hosts the daily news update, gadget review and interview show. July Talking Tech guests include Netflix's Phil Rosenthal, KTLA-TV's Rich DeMuro & Mike Reiss, a long-time writer for the Simpsons. Subjects this month the iOS App Store anniversary & how Selfies changed a neighborhood,

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 11:14 am


Bank of America second-quarter profit jump lifts shares

Shares of the nation's second-largest lender rose Monday as Bank of America reported a 33 percent profit increase for the second-quarter, topping Wall Street forecasts

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 11:01 am


This is why Americans are spending more than ever on grilling

See this map? Better call it the United States of barbecue because America’s love affair with backyard cooking is now more intense than ever. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 10:47 am


The fall of 'Papa John' Schnatter: His mouth was his own worst enemy

John Schnatter built the world's fifth-largest pizza chain. Then, with a racial slur in a May conference call, he destroyed himself with his mouth.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 10:29 am


The top 10 US cities where you can earn $100,000 a year and still feel broke

In five of the 10 worst places for stretching a six-figure salary, MagnifyMoney calculates that even $100,000 isn't enough to make ends meet and have any disposable income.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 8:49 am


China files complaint to WTO over US plan for tariffs on $200 billion of goods

The announcement, from the Ministry of Commerce, came less than a week after the U.S. Trade Representative proposed a second tariff possible hike following a measure targeting $34 billion of goods.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 6:24 am


The price of food: What groceries are driving up food bills? A look at the Top 20

The price of all food has risen 26.8% over the past 10 years, outpacing the 21.9% inflation rate over the same period. Several factors generally affect food prices in the long run and some goods appreciate faster than others. Here's 20 groceries driving your food bills up the most.

     
 
 

Posted on 16 July 2018 | 6:00 am


Tainted McDonald's salads sicken people in another five states

The cyclospora parasite has sickened people in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

     
 
 

Posted on 14 July 2018 | 9:54 pm


Celebrities on wheels: Hollywood and sports stars and their cars

     
 
 

Posted on 13 July 2018 | 2:51 am


Trump import tariffs may affect these goods from China

     
 
 

Posted on 12 July 2018 | 3:35 pm


South Dakota is best overall for retirement? New Bankrate.com survey thinks so

A Bankrate.com study finds the best and worst states to spend retirement based on health care, living expenses, weather, crime and well-being.

     
 
 

Posted on 12 July 2018 | 3:15 pm


Cities where Americans are struggling to afford their homes

Here are 21 metro areas where the largest share of households are struggling to afford their homes. In each metro area on this list, at least 35 percent of all households spend at least 30 percent of their income on housing.

     
 
 

Posted on 12 July 2018 | 7:33 am


Historic blunders: 50 worst product flops of all time

24/7 Wall Street reviewed some of the greatest product launch blunders throughout history. Today, these product flops exist as case studies companies use to avoid future failure.

     
 
 

Posted on 11 July 2018 | 8:15 am


Historic Volkswagen Beetles turn out in droves for Sri Lanka car show

     
 
 

Posted on 6 July 2018 | 1:27 am


New trends in grab-and-go convenience foods

     
 
 

Posted on 3 July 2018 | 12:15 pm


Wild and wonderful finds at the Summer Fancy Foods trade show

     
 
 

Posted on 3 July 2018 | 12:12 pm


Famous Ferraris: They always turn heads

     
 
 

Posted on 3 July 2018 | 2:12 am


How to start taming your budget-busting bills

What can you do to make sure you have enough money each month to not only pay your bills but also save for your future? Start by creating a budget.

     
 
 

Posted on 14 May 2018 | 9:51 am


The grand look of Steinway pianos

     
 
 

Posted on 20 March 2018 | 11:42 am


Planning a purchase? How to car shop at an auto show

It's fun to wander an auto show, ogling the new models. But you also can put the event to a more pragmatic use: planning your next car purchase.

     
 
 

Posted on 10 February 2018 | 11:00 am


Shocking electric bill? Free changes can help you cut costs, save money

Electric bills are kind of a mystery, but there's plenty of big and small changes families can make that will cut energy consumption and save money.

     
 
 

Posted on 12 January 2018 | 6:00 pm


Five steps to cutting your expensive cable TV bill

Tired of paying too much for cable TV? Here's five easy ways to start cutting your bill down to size.

     
 
 

Posted on 12 January 2018 | 5:59 pm


10 banks consumers complain about the most

The most common complaint categories in order were related to: mortgages, debt collection, credit reporting, credit card, bank accounts or service.

     
 
 

Posted on 9 January 2018 | 11:29 am


15 cars and trucks going away in 2018

Among the unlucky models are minivans, tiny cars and some former big sellers.

     
 
 

Posted on 29 December 2017 | 12:13 pm


How we saved for our $20,000 retirement dream vacation

Shirley and Dan Frye's retirement planning included a line item for adventure

     
 
 

Posted on 14 November 2017 | 6:18 pm


Small business: I'll drink to that. Rhonda Abrams on the best wines under $10

If you’re like me, you’d like to help support a fellow small business owner, choosing a pleasurable wine from a small winery at an affordable price.

     
 
 

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 12:57 pm