Close
MORE NEWS

local

Local Weather
Washington, DC
6 AM
Cloudy
44°
12 PM
Cloudy
54°
6 PM
Showers
56°
12 AM
Showers
49°
Headlines

Updated 1:08 p.m. EDT

  • Grid
  • List
Consumer

Snapchat got more than 400 government user data requests

Snapchat got more than 400 government user data requestsSnapchat has released its first transparency report cataloging requests for user data information from law enforcement.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Nation

West Coast sardine fishing may be put on ice

West Coast sardine fishing may be put on iceFisheries managers on the U.S. West Coast will likely shut down sardine fishing this year as numbers decline.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Local

Consumers demand healthier ingredients

Consumers demand healthier ingredientsConsumers are demanding healthier ingredients.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

How to save for college with a 529 plan

How to save for college with a 529 planSaving for college is tough for every family, but 529 plans can help people save more with added tax benefits.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Nation

3 ways to free space on your smartphone or tablet

3 ways to free space on your smartphone or tabletHere are three ways to help you free space on your smartphone or tablet.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks ago
News

Women sue Wen conditioner creator for hair loss

Women sue Wen conditioner creator for hair lossA local attorney is suing Hollywood hairstylist Chaz Dean in federal court, alleging that one of his popular WEN products causes some women to lose clumps of their hair.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Money

CPSC issues recall for Blinds To Go window shades

CPSC issues recall for Blinds To Go window shadesBlinds To Go custom-made window coverings recalled
  • Money
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Opinion

Review: Cherry Blow Dry Bar in Arlington

Review: Cherry Blow Dry Bar in ArlingtonAs soon as I opened the door, I saw gleaming white walls and a white counter surrounded by cherry red chairs.
  • Opinion
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Life

How to get free cookies for April Fools' Day

How to get free cookies for April Fools' DayLa Madeleine French Cafe is handing out free lemon cookies in honor of April Fools Day, which also happens to be the French New Year.
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Consumer

Would you rather calculate tip or pay a service fee?

Would you rather calculate tip or pay a service fee?What do you prefer: calculating the tip on your own or paying a 20 percent service fee at a restaurant?
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Consumer

JetBlue computer outage causes delays for passengers

JetBlue computer outage causes delays for passengersJetBlue says a computer outage that has caused delays for its passengers has been resolved.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Nation

U.S. oil storage crunch might cut crude prices

U.S. oil storage crunch might cut crude pricesThe U.S. is running out of places to stash its overflowing oil supplies.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Nation

Cow 'dehorning' gains attention from foodmakers

Cow 'dehorning' gains attention from foodmakersFood manufacturers are taking the dairy industry by the horns on an animal welfare issue that bothers some.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
News

Potential risks of the Periscope app?

Potential risks of the Periscope app?A new app called Periscope changes the way you look at the world in real time, but could there be real problems?
  • News
  • 4 weeks ago
Money

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Passport Day

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Passport DayState Department host Passport Day before the summer travel rush
  • Money
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Consumer

Three Ford recalls total 221,000 trucks, SUVs

Three Ford recalls total 221,000 trucks, SUVsFord Motor announced today that it will conduct three separate recalls.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month ago
Consumer

HJ Heinz buying Kraft in deal to create food giant

HJ Heinz buying Kraft in deal to create food giantH.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods Group Inc., creating what the companies say will be the third-largest food and beverage company in North America.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month ago
News

FDA: Recall expanded for Blue Bell Ice Cream products

FDA: Recall expanded for Blue Bell Ice Cream productsBlue Bell is recalling 3-ounce cups of chocolate, strawberry and vanilla ice cream that have tab lids.
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Money

Wegmans recalls its organic brand of frozen spinach

Wegmans recalls its organic brand of frozen spinachWegmans recalls organic frozen spinach
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Consumer

Giant recalls walnut and trail mix blend products

Giant recalls walnut and trail mix blend productsGiant Food is informing customers about the recall of Aurora and Giant brand walnut and trail mix blend products due to potential Salmonella contamination.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month ago
Consumer

Honda adds 105,000 vehicles to driver's air bag recall

Honda adds 105,000 vehicles to driver's air bag recallHonda's added nearly 105,000 vehicles to its U.S. recall of driver's side air bag inflators.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month ago
Money

WUSA 9 Call For Action tackles wedding photographer woes

WUSA 9 Call For Action tackles wedding photographer woesWedding photographer paid big bucks but doesn't deliver
  • Money
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

Kraft recalls 242,000 cases of mac and cheese

Kraft recalls 242,000 cases of mac and cheeseKraft Foods is recalling 242,000 cases of original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese because some of the boxes contain small pieces of metal
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

Starbucks steps into conversation about race

Starbucks steps into conversation about raceWorkers at its U.S. stores have been told to write "Race Together" on cups and the company plans to start publishing "conversation guides" on the topic.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

Facebook lets friends send cash over Messenger

Facebook lets friends send cash over MessengerFacebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to send cash to friends over the Messenger app.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

Tips to help Millennials save and invest for retirement

Tips to help Millennials save and invest for retirementIt's not easy being a working Millennial or Generation Xer these days.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

How much do we spend to get married?

How much do we spend to get married?A new survey by The Knot finds that the average cost of a U.S. wedding jumped to $31,213 last year.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Nation

GM recalls Volts; new software fixes carbon monoxide trouble

GM recalls Volts; new software fixes carbon monoxide troubleGeneral Motors Co. is recalling some Chevrolet Volt gas-electric hybrid cars to fix a problem that can cause carbon monoxide to build up in an enclosed space.
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

New models added to Toyota recall

New models added to Toyota recallThe carmaker says there are a handful of safety issues
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

Verizon sends bills customer can't read

Verizon sends bills customer can't readVerizon sends bills visually impaired customer can't read
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Study: Parents wrongly think sugary drinks healthy

Study: Parents wrongly think sugary drinks healthyParents have failed to get the message that sugary drinks — beyond soda — are not healthy for kids.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Save on taxes: 9 commonly overlooked tax breaks

Save on taxes: 9 commonly overlooked tax breaksTax time can be stressful for many Americans.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Giant Food issues voluntary recall of Cajun seasoning

Giant Food issues voluntary recall of Cajun seasoningGiant Food has issued a voluntary recall of Emeril's Cajun seasoning.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
News

VDOT 'moves forward' with plan to remove controversial guardrail

VDOT 'moves forward' with plan to remove controversial guardrailThe Virginia Department of Transportation continues to move forward with its plan to replace a controversial guardrail that was once popular with state highway construction contractors,
  • News
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Consumer

Hyundai recalls 263,000 Elantras for steering glitch

Hyundai recalls 263,000 Elantras for steering glitchHyundai is recalling about 205,000 Elantra midsize sedans in the U.S.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Consumer

Oscar's Hickory House recalls beef jerky product

Oscar's Hickory House recalls beef jerky productOscar's Hickory House in Warrensburg, N.Y. is recalling approximately 32 pounds of beef jerky product due to a processing deviation.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Videos

Updated 1:08 p.m. EDT

  • Grid
  • List
Consumer

Crowds flock to apple stores to try watch

Crowds flock to apple stores to try watchAfter much build up and ballyhoo, Apple finally made its smart watch available Friday.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks ago
Money

Google Wants To Protect You From Spoilers

Google Wants To Protect You From SpoilersGoogle was awarded a U.S. patent for a new method of filtering out spoilers on social media.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
News

Women sue WEN for hair loss after using conditioner

Women sue WEN for hair loss after using conditionerA class action lawsuit has been filed against Hollywood hairstylist Chaz Dean alleging that one of his popular WEN products caused some women to lose clumps of hair.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Money

What you may not know about booking a hotel

What you may not know about booking a hotelUSA TODAY Travel expert Christopher Elliott breaks down the pros and cons of going with a traditional travel option...the hotel. Plus, what do all those ratings REALLY mean?!
  • Money
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Consumer

Honda unveils lime green Honda Civic at NY auto show

Honda unveils lime green Honda Civic at NY auto showJapan-based Honda unveiled its new Civic at the New York Auto Show. The lime green car was the talk of the show as Honda executives vowed to bring the popular compact back to its performance roots.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Consumer

WUSA 9 Call for action takes on wedding photographer

WUSA 9 Call for action takes on wedding photographerA wedding photographer was paid big bucks but didn't deliver what was promised.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago