(NEW YORK) -- Every year, many of us talk about doing our holiday shopping early. But this year, you may want to get started sooner rather than later. That's because experts are warning of possible shortages and delays on everything from toys to artificial Christmas... Read More.
Brett Eldredge loves everything about Christmas, including the music. The Illinois native just announced his new album, Mr. Christmas, due out on October 22. The record will feature both holiday classics and original songs, including the title track. “Mr. Christmas is something that I’ve been planning out for quite... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- If you want to find the best deals for holiday flights, experts say you will find the lowest prices of the season this week. Airlines are being forced to drop fares this fall as business travelers that used to fill the skies... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Three law enforcement officers in Chicago were shot on the city's South Side on the heels of a violent holiday weekend that racked up shootings in the triple digits. The officers, two ATF Chicago agents and one Chicago Police Department officer, were driving... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Air travel continues to soar past pre-pandemic levels, as passengers contend with long waits, lines and cancellations this Fourth of July holiday. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reported it screened 2,196,411 people nationwide Friday, for the highest throughput since the start of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The average price of gas in the U.S. -- $3.10 as of Tuesday, according to the American Automobile Association -- is the highest so far in 2021 and there are no indicators it will fall ahead of the holiday weekend. Spiking global... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The July 4th weekend is expected to be the busiest travel period since the start of the pandemic, with more Americans taking to the roads and skies. AAA forecasts 43 million Americans will hit the roads over the holiday -- 5% more... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Now that Juneteenth has been recognized as a national holiday to commemorate the end of slavery in the U.S., just ahead of Saturday's June 19 anniversary, advocates are weighing in on how Americans should mark the occasion and what the day should... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When President Joe Biden signed a bill Thursday making Juneteenth a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, there was one woman in the room who captured well-deserved attention. Opal Lee was called the "grandmother of the movement" to... Read More.