Anika Allen

Young & Passionate Networking Mixer

A Professional Networking Mixer for Millennials Happens Next Week

1/1 Show Caption Hide Caption In Columbus there are not many opportunities for millennials to network. For many, networking is the key to success and a local young professional, Chequelle Brown, is hosting a networking mixer just for millennials. Brown, says she wants “millennials to network among each other to build strong relationships to help further their dreams.” The Young and…

Wines From Walmart

Distinctive Label Wines Coming to Walmart

Walmart is bringing a selection of private label wines to its store shelves. The giant retailer is launching the winemakers selection of ten “distinctive labels” made just for Walmart. The collection is sourced from what the company calls some of the best wine regions, including California, France and Italy. The wines retail for about $11 a bottle. It’s Walmart’s latest…

No More IHOP

IHOP Will Now Be IHOB But What Does the "B" Stand For

All-day breakfast lovers, say good-bye to IHOP. The restaurant posted a tweet suggesting it is changing its name to IHOB So the International House of Pancakes will become the International House of, Bacon? Biscuits? Breakfast? The change is supposed to take place Monday. The only clue comes from the company’s Executive Director of Communications. She said: “we’re serious about the…

Plane Ticket Prices on the Rise

Plane Ticket Prices on the Rise

Flying to your summer destination will likely be more expensive this year. Analysts blame rising fuel prices cutting into airline profits. It’s unclear just how high fares will rise, but experts say the airlines will find ways to add a few bucks to a plane ticket. For instance, airlines could raise base fares, add fuel surcharges, or sell less of…

Manhunt Underway In Tennessee

Manhunt Underway In Tennessee after Man Attacks Former Boss

Police are still searching for the man accused of fatally stabbing his former supervisor with a hatchet The incident occurred at a gym in Nashville, Tennessee. Police are looking for 36-year-old Domenic Micheli in connection with the attack. Witnesses told police that Micheli, armed with a hatchet and another bladed instrument, attacked Joel Paavola around 7 a.m. Monday. According to…

First Lady Melania Trump Makes Appearance After Surgery

First Lady Makes Appearance After Surgery

Yesterday, First Lady Melania Trump made her first public appearance after not being seen publicly for the past 24 days. In mid-May, the First Lady had surgery on her kidney and was in the Walter Reed National Military Hospital for several days following the surgery. She attended an event at the White House for military families, alongside President Trump. The…

Two Journalists Killed

Two Journalist Were Killed After a Tree Fell on Their Vehicle

A news anchor and photojournalist from South Carolina were tragically killed yesterday after a tree fell on their SUV while they were covering a storm in North Carolina. The accident happened in Polk County, North Carolina where officials say a large tree fell after rain saturated the ground beneath it. Mike Mccormick, was a native of Arkansas and a reporter…

Recall Issued for SPAM

U.S. Department of Agriculture Recalls Over 200,000 lbs. of SPAM

If you have recently bought a can of spam…you may want to check the label. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling more than 200-thousand pounds of the canned meat. The recall also includes four other items made by Hormel. This comes after four people complained about finding metal pieces in their food with some being injured from the sharp…

Two Dead, Several Injured After School Bus Crash

Two Dead, Several Injured After School Bus Crash

Two people are dead and dozens others wounded after a school bus collided with a dump truck on a major New Jersey highway Thursday. The bus, carrying 38 fifth grade students and seven adults, collided with a dump truck on Route 80 in Mount Olive Township around 10:20 AM. Officials say a student and teacher were killed and 43 were…

CIA Gets a New Director

Senate Confirms First Female CIA Director

The U.S. Senate confirmed Gina Haspel to be CIA director by a vote of 54 to 45 Thursday. Her nomination by President Trump to lead the CIA re-ignited a debate on the agency’s now banned torture program. Haspel’s opponents said it wasn’t right to promote someone who supervised a CIA black site in Thailand. Her supporters said no one has…