By SANDRA TEMKO and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With many hunkered down at home amid the coronavirus pandemic, there’s been a surge in home repairs. In November, Home Depot reported sales up more than 20% on items including... Read More.
By ZOE MOORE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Athleta just took a step toward more size inclusivity.The athletic apparel company announced it is extending sizing from 1X to 3X.The company is also introducing size-inclusive mannequins at all 200 of... Read More.
By LAUREN LANTRY, JANET WEINSTEIN and DEVIN DWYER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Chair lift rides with strangers are out. Masks on the slalom are in.The novel coronavirus pandemic is testing the nation's 470 ski and snowboard areas and the local... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Facebook said Thursday it was referring the decision to indefinitely suspend Donald Trump's account to its newly-formed oversight board to make the final call on what will happen to the former president's accounts.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After rumors and speculation swirled that Jack Ma was allegedly missing, the Alibaba founder and Chinese billionaire has resurfaced in an online video.After Ma's reappearance video was shared online Wednesday, Alibaba... Read More.
By ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Some 900,000 workers in the United States lost their jobs and filed for unemployment insurance last week, the U.S. Department of Labor said Thursday. This is a decrease of 26,000 jobless claims compared to the previous week. The... Read More.
By TAYLOR DUNN and CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Amazon sent a letter to newly inaugurated President Joe Biden on Wednesday offering to use its vast resources to assist with federal COVID-19 vaccination efforts."Congratulations to you and Vice... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Funfetti fans rejoice! A whole new lineup of the classic baking mixes filled with Oreo cookie pieces hits shelves next month.Pillsbury Baking unveiled an entire new Funfetti Oreo line that combines the two... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(OLYMPIA, Wash.) -- Washington state has announced a new robust public-private partnership featuring corporations headquartered in the state -- including Starbucks, Microsoft and Costco -- to boost its vaccine distribution efforts.Gov. Jay Inslee announced... Read More.
By SOO RIN KIM, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- President-elect Joe Biden's energy secretary pick, Jennifer Granholm, has disclosed millions of dollars of investments in corporate and private business interests, including millions in companies linked to the energy industry, as lawmakers prepare to... Read More.
By ASHLEY SCHWARTZ-LAVARES, FAITH ABUBEY and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- With the government set to issue a new round of business loans as part of its latest COVID-19 relief bill, struggling small businesses, like Thereasa Black’s gelato shop, are hoping... Read More.