Author: Nami Dockery

SeaWorld Temporarily Furloughs 90% Of Employees

(CNN) - SeaWorld will temporarily lay off over 90% of its employees because of the coronavirus pandemic. Starting April 1st, the company says it won't be able to pay most of it workers because all 12 parks closed down…

Bayer Donates 3M Tablets Of Investigational COVID Drug

(CNN) - Pharmaceutical giant Bayer is donating three million tablets of an investigational coronavirus drug to the U.S. government for potential use. Chloroquine phosphate, sold under the name Resochin, is used to treat malaria and autoimmune diseases. Bayer says…

CDC: Testing Expands To Patients With Doctor's Order

(CNN) - Federal health officials have issued new guidance on testing for the coronavirus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday that any American with a doctor's order can be tested with no restrictions. This removes…

WhatsApp Hits Two Billion Users

(CNN) - The popularity of WhatsApp reaches new heights. The mobile messaging app now has more than two billion users. It made its debut in 2009 and was acquired by Facebook in 2014 in a $19-billion deal. For those…

Teachers Who Praise See Increase In Good Behavior

(CNN) - A new study suggests praise can have a big impact on the behavior of elementary students. The journal Educational Psychology, published the study on Wednesday. Researchers spent three years observing more than 25,000 kids for it. They…

America's Favorite Restaurants: Wawa, Sheetz, 7-Eleven

Greensboro, NC (WGHP) - Gone are the days of stale gas station hot dogs. Convenience stores and gas stations are upping their food game, and people are taking notice. Chains like Sheetz, Wawa and Kwik Trip offer meal kits,…

'Beyond Burgers' Coming To Costco

San Francisco, CA (KPIX) - The popular imitation meat brand Beyond Meat is going to be selling Beyond Burgers at select Costco stores. The plant-based burgers are usually sold in packs of two. But for the first time, the…

Will Ferrell To Host 'SNL' For The 5th Time

(CNN) - Will Ferrell is joining the five-timers club. The "Saturday Night Live" alum will return to host the show on November 23rd. King princess is scheduled to be the musical guest that night. Ferrell was an SNL castmember…

Macy's To Stop Selling Real Fur By 2021

(CNN) - Macy's apparel featuring real fur will disappear in the next couple of years. On Monday, the company announced it will stop selling real fur by early 2021. The decision applies to Macy's stores as well as Bloomingdale's…

BBB: Unclaimed Rewards Could Be A Hoax

(CNN) - The Better Business Bureau is warning of an "unclaimed rewards" scam. Scammers promise unclaimed rewards to trick people into providing credit card information. The victims get a postcard, email or social media message saying they have an…