Author: WLTZ Staff

Some Vegas Hotels Cutting Fees As Visitation Drops

LAs Vegas, NV (KSNV) - Some resorts in Las Vegas are rolling back fees to boost tourism. That's according to a new report in the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The paper says tourism in Las Vegas reached a four year…

FEMA Shared Disaster Survivor's Personal Info

(CNN) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency illegally shared 2.3 million disaster survivors' private information with a federal contractor. That's according to a Friday report from the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General. The information included banking numbers and…

NASA: 2019 Arctic Sea Ice Winter Extent Is 7Th Lowest

(CNN) - The growth rate of the sea ice in the Arctic is apparently shrinking. The ice usually thickens and expands during the fall and winter months. Scientists report, at its peak this year the ice grew to be…

Jimmy Carter Is Oldest Living Pres In History

(CNN) - Jimmy Carter has a new title as of Thursday. He's now the oldest living former U.S. president in history. Carter is 94 years and 172 days old, one day older than former president George HW Cush when…

JetBlue Pilot Accused Of Drugging, Raping Coworkers

(CNN) - Two female JetBlue crew members are suing the airline and two of its pilots, alleging they were drugged and raped while in Puerto Rico. According to the lawsuit, the anonymous women allege the pilots gave them and…

Ford To Build Electric Vehicles In Michigan

(CNN) - Ford announces a major investment in electric and self-driving vehicles. The U.S. automaker says it will start building such cars in Michigan. Specifically, Ford will invest about $850 million at its plant in flat rock to produce…

Finland Named Happiest Country Again

(CNN) - If you are looking for some more happiness in your life, Finland might be the answer. Finland once again takes the top spot as the happiest country in the world. The United Nations sustainable development solutions network…

Study: Amphetamine ADHD Treatment Ups Psychosis Risk

(CNN) - Young people on amphetamines for treatment with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder have a higher risk of developing psychosis; that's according to a new large study. The authors followed more than 221,000 teens and young adults ages 13 to…

Florence, Michael Retired As Hurricane Names

(CNN) - Hurricanes Florence and Michael caused billions of dollars in destruction last year. Due to the severity of the storms, those names will no longer be in rotation. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Florence and Michael…

Peloton Hit With $150M Lawsuit

(CNN) - Popular home fitness company Peloton could be in some legal hot water. The Wall Street Journal reports that several music publishers are suing Peloton for more than $150 million in damages. The reason? The publishers allege Peloton…