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Formula 1 Team is 3D Printing Race Car Parts

(CNN) - High performance race cars constantly need specialized parts to help them win races. But it can take weeks to get them. So McLaren racing slashed that wait time by making its own parts. The company uses a dozen…

Ford Unveils New Hybrid Police Car for Chases

(CNN) - Hybrid car technology could be coming to a police department near you. Ford is launching its Police Responder Hybrid sedan this spring. Police have been driving hybrids for some time, but Ford's entry is the first designed to…

Trump Travel Spending Could Top Obama 8 Years

(CNN) - President Trump's travel spending is on a break-neck pace to blow past that of his predecessor. In his first 80 days in office, an estimated $20-million has been spent on Mr. Trump's trips to his private club estate…

Cosby's "Little Bill" Books Challenged at Libraries

(CNN) - A library group is taking aim at Bill Cosby and a series of his children's books, because of criminal allegations against him. Every year, the American Library Association puts out a list of 10 books it targets for…

Phone Calls on Planes/FCC Chair Against it

(CNN) - If you've been dreading the day people on airplanes can talk on their cell phones... Fear not! Seems you may have a powerful friend in Washington; the chairman of the FCC. Ajit Pai says he'd like to stop…

Jeep to Reveal 707-Horsepower SUV: Trackhawk

(CNN) - The need for speed is the driving force behind jeep's new SUV. The Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will be officially unveiled at the New York Auto Show this week. Jeep says the 700 horsepower has stunning on-road performance. It…

IRS Scam/Ringleader Arrested

(CNN) - The suspected ringleader in a scam involving fake IRS phone calls has been arrested. Officials say Sagar Thakkar was nabbed in Mumbai, India on Saturday. Investigators say the scheme involved people from bogus call centers in India posing…

Unemployment Rate Lowest in 10 Years

(CNN) - Good news on the jobs front. The unemployment rate in the U.S. dropped in March to 4.5% which is the lowest in 10 years. Wages were 2.7% higher in March compared to a year ago. On the down…

H-1B Visa Applications Hit Cap in Four Days

(CNN) - Here's an overwhelming demand for H-1B visas; yet again. U.S.  Citizenship and Immigration Services says it has already reached its congressionally mandated threshold of 85,000 visas for the new fiscal year. The news comes just four days after…

KFC to Cut Antibiotics from Chicken by 2018

(CNN) - KFC is changing its chicken for the better. The company says that by the end of 2018 all chicken purchased by KFC will be raised without antibiotics important to human medicine. The chicken giant says its poultry is…

Trump Settles Lawsuit with Chef Jose Andres

(CNN) - The Trump organization and Chef Jose Andrès have settled a long-running lawsuit. Both parties released a joint statement announcing the settlement on Friday. The feud began in July 2015 when Andrès bowed out of a plan to open…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

Pepsi's ad starring Kendall Jenner sparked controversy this week. The company released a commercial where Jenner joins a "movement" of people that appear to be protesting. She ultimately approaches a police officer and…

NASA Snaps Close-up of Jupiter

(CNN) - NASA captures some amazing pictures of Jupiter. On Monday, as Jupiter made its nearest approach to earth in a year which is about 415 million miles away, NASA's Hubble Space telescope caught the solar system's largest planet in…

Richard Simmons Signs Merchandising Deal

(CNN) - Fitness guru Richard Simmons has signed a new merchandising deal. Simmons has been out of the public spotlight for more than three years and his abrupt exit from the limelight was the subject of the popular podcast "Missing…

Comcast Unveils Wireless Service

(KOMO) - Comcast is going mobile. The cable and internet provider said on Thursday the new branded XFinity mobile service, as it is called will launch mid-year. It will only be available to Comcast customers who already pay for home…

Twitter Sues Feds not to Disclose User Info

(CNN) - Twitter has filed a lawsuit to block the Trump administration from forcing it to reveal the personal information of a user. That user has criticized the administration, particularly the Border Patrol and Immigration and Customs Agencies. U.S. Customs…

Glaxo Smith Kline Recalls 600k Albuterol Inhalers

(CNN) - Glaxo Smith Kline is voluntarily recalling more than 590,000 Albuterol inhalers. When the inhalers are functioning properly, they release a fixed dose of the medication, Albuterol, to treat conditions like asthma. The British pharmaceutical company says the recalled…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

Tuesday was #NationalHugANewsPersonDay and BOY does the WLTZ Weather Team need a solid squeeze after Wednesday's weather marathon. Viewers from all over commented on the WLTZ staff's storm coverage, so reporter, Mallory Hagan, read…

TSA Accidentally Okays Marijuana on Flights

(CNN) - What do full-size bottles of shampoo, recreational oxygen and medical marijuana have in common? The TSA says you can't bring them on a plane. But for a brief window of time; the TSA website wrongly informed air travelers…

Joe Biden, Wife Sign Multi-Book Deal

(CNN) - Former vice president Joe Biden and his wife Jill have clinched a major book deal. Publisher Flatiron books announced the deal Wednesday, saying the former VP will write two books. His wife will publish one. Joe Biden's first…

Bannon Removed From Security Council

 For the first 10 weeks of President Trump’s administration, no adviser loomed larger in the public imagination than Stephen K. Bannon, the raw and rumpled former chairman of Breitbart News who considers himself a “virulently anti-establishment” revolutionary out to destroy…

Weather Forecasting Bill Heads to Trump's Desk

(CNN) - Legislation to help the future of weather forecasting is headed to the president's desk. The Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation act of 2017 cleared the House on Tuesday after clearing the Senate last Wednesday. It gives the go-ahead…

Facebook Launches Tool to Fight Revenge Porn

(CNN) - Facebook is stepping up to fight revenge porn. The social media giant says it will apply photo-matching to make sure intimate, non-consensual images that are reported once cannot be uploaded again. The service spans all Facebook properties, including…

Heath Ledger Documentary Trailer Released

(CNN) - Late actor Heath Ledger like you've never seen him. The trailer of the documentary "I am Heath Ledger" includes never-before-seen footage of the Oscar-winning actor. Much of it filmed by Ledger himself. It also includes interviews with Ledger's…

Pepsi Pulls Kendall Jenner Ad

(CNN) - Pepsi has yanked the Kendall Jenner ad and apologized to the reality star for putting her in a bad position. The commercial shows Jenner joining protesters. She then hands a Pepsi to a police officer and the protesters…

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