(WASHINGTON) -- The consumer price index rose 0.4% in September on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 0.1% in August, the Labor Department said Thursday. Prices rose 8.2% over the last 12 months, the department said. Increases in the shelter, food, and medical care indexes... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. employers added 263,000 jobs in September and the unemployment rate fell slightly to 3.5% from 3.7%. Economists were predicting a gain of 250,000 jobs last month. Notable job gains occurred in leisure and hospitality and in health care, according to the Department of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Justice seized an estimated 10 million fentanyl-laced pills, the attorney general and DEA administrator announced on Tuesday at DEA headquarters. “Of this year, DEA agents conducted 389 investigations, including 35 cartel linked investigations in 201 cities,” Attorney General Merrick Garland... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- U.S. consumer confidence rose more than expected this month, extending a rebound in sentiment that began with a jump in August. The growing confidence in the U.S. economy defies recession fears on Wall Street less than a week after the Federal Reserve... Read More.
ABC Audio has confirmed that the headline-making defamation trial between Johnny Depp and his ex-wife, Amber Heard, has been made into an original movie for the Fox-owned Tubi streaming platform. Hot Take: The Depp/Heard Trial will star Mark Hapka as Depp and Megan Davis as... Read More.
The 15th Annual Friendship Walk and 5k Run, a fundraiser hosted by the Arlington-based nonprofit Village Community Services, scheduled for Saturday, September 24, 2022 has BEEN CANCELED. The “Superhero” themed event was slated to begin and ends at Legion Memorial Park in Arlington with the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Caffeine is essential for school teachers and staff transitioning back to the classroom. Thankfully, Wawa is here to help. Starting Sept. 1, the popular convenience store chain is bringing back its "Cheers to Classrooms" deal that grants free hot coffee of any... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Apple users eagerly awaiting a new iPhone model will likely get their wish next month. The company announced on Wednesday that it will hold a public event on Sept. 7 where Apple is expected to launch the latest line of iPhones and... Read More.
The soundtrack album to the official David Bowie documentary Moonage Daydream will be released via digital formats on September 16, coinciding with the movie's theatrical premiere, while a two-CD version will follow on November 18. The collection, which can be... Read More.
One of the summer's biggest hits, Thor: Love and Thunder, is coming home. The Taika Waititi-written and directed fourth Thor film will hit digital streamers for purchase, and free for Disney+ subscribers, on September 8. The movie, starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Tessa Thompson,... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Japan is ending its pre-entry COVID-19 test requirement for fully vaccinated travelers with at least one booster dose, making it one of the last countries to do so. The country, which has enforced some of the strictest border measures since the pandemic began,... Read More.