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More Than 130K Pounds Of Ground Beef Recalled

(CNN) - Be careful in your kitchen. More than 130,000 pounds of raw ground beef products are being recalled. Some 16-ounce sealed packages of "Nature's Rancher 100% grass fed organic ground beef" may have plastic pieces inside. The products,…

Amtrak Reports Record Ridership

(CNN) - Amtrak is reporting a record year The company set new operating records in ridership, revenue and financial performance. That's based on fiscal year 2019, which ended in October. That does not mean the railroad is in the…

Instagram To Test Hiding U.S. Users' Likes

(CNN) - Posting on Instagram can come with a rush of validation, when likes from friends and strangers come pouring in. But those likes will soon be hidden from many users. In an attempt to reduce competitive pressure on…

Google Anti-Trust Probe Intensifies

(CNN) - Attorneys general and staffers from nearly a dozen states are expected to gather next week in Colorado to discuss an anti-trust investigation into Google's advertising practices. It's one of the first face-to-face meetings since Texas attorney general…

CDC "Breakthrough" In Vaping Investigation

(CNN) - The CDC says it's making progress in the investigation into vaping lung injuries and deaths. Friday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that vitamin E acetate, in combination with THC may be to blame for…

Sears, Kmart Closing More Stores

(CNN) - Sears, once the dominant big box retailer with thousands of stores, continues to shrink as it tries to emerge from bankruptcy. The company says it will get through the Christmas season, but expects to be forced to…

Juul To Stop Sales Of Mint-Flavored Pods

(CNN) - The CEO of e-cigarette company Juul said Thursday the company will immediately halt online sales of Mint "Juul pods" and stop accepting orders from retailers for them. Last month the company moved to stop selling flavors other…

Facebook May Change Political Ad Policy

(CNN) - Change could be on the way for political ads on Facebook. A source tells CNN the social media giant is considering changes to its current policy on political advertisements. The company is exploring limiting how ads can…

NBA Launches Streaming Service

(CNN) -The National Basketball Association is trying to "net" in more viewers. It's launching a new, streaming service that allows people to pay a monthly or annual fee for the product. Customers would have access to live games and…

Trump Admin Separated More Families At The Border

(CNN) - According to a court document filed Wednesday, the Trump administration separated more families along the U.S.-Mexico border than previously disclosed. The government says officials believe 1,556 children were separated from their families between July 2017 and June…