SnapMap Feature Causing Concerns For Some Snapchat UsersA new feature from Snapchat is creating all kinds of talk.
Ford Recalls Big Vans; Cracked Coupling Can Cause Power LossFord is recalling more than 400,000 Transit vans and buses to fix cracked drive shaft couplings that can cause the vehicles to lose power.
These Black Marks Fall Off Your Credit Scores Starting July 1Starting July 1, the credit scores of up to 14 million people could begin to rise as credit reports are scrubbed of nearly all civil judgments and many tax liens.
Some Shoppers Fret When Companies Take Over Favorite BrandsThe latest: Amazon's move to purchase Whole Foods has spurred worries about a decline in quality and ethical standards, or that the store will become like other supermarkets.
Air Bag Maker Takata Files For Bankruptcy In Japan, USJapanese air bag maker Takata Corp. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of faulty air bag inflators that are linked to the death of at least 16 people.
Gas Prices Across Texas Down A Nickel This WeekAAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide was $2.09 per gallon. Nationwide gasoline prices are also down, dropping 4 cents this week to reach an average $2.28 per gallon.
Kia Tops Car Quality Survey For 2nd Straight YearKia has claimed the top spot in a survey of new vehicle quality for the second straight year. Kia owners had 72 problems per 100 vehicles, helping it hold onto the top spot in the survey.
Is Nike Joining The Amazon Roster?Shares in several major sports chains hit 52-week lows on word that Nike may soon be selling its gear directly on Amazon. The deal would give Nike better exposure to Amazon's huge customer base.
U.S. Postal Service Releases Image-Changing StampThe U.S. Postal Service has officially unveiled a first-of-its kind stamp that transforms with the touch of a finger thanks to temperature-sensitive ink. It is dedicated to this summer's total solar eclipse.
Consumer Group Raises Concern Over Fidget SpinnersA consumer watchdog group said that those wildly popular fidget spinners aren't as harmless as they might appear. The toys have been highlighted as a potentially hazardous item that parents should avoid.
The Ken Doll Makeover: Heavy-Set, Cornrowed, Ethnically DiverseMattel has released a new, diverse line of Ken dolls to better depict the current generation of American men.
Uber Adds Option To Tip Drivers As It Heads In New DirectionUber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.