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U.S. Post Office Testing Self-Driving Trucks

(CNN) - You may be one step closer to having your mail delivered by a robot or at least, touched by one on its journey. The U.S. Postal Service launched a two-week test of autonomous trucks Tuesday. The pilot…

Mueller's Team Hesitant About Public Testimony

(CNN) - It is taking some time to secure a public testimony from Special Counsel Robert Mueller regarding the Russia probe. Sources familiar with the matter say that's because Mueller's team is hesitant about him speaking in front of…

Little Caesars Is Testing Impossible Pizza

(CNN) - Little Caesars is the latest restaurant chain to try its hands at plant-based proteins. This is the "Impossible Supreme Pizza." It's topped with a meatless sausage made by Impossible Foods. Little Caesars says it's testing the pizza…

Dressbarn To Close All 650 Stores

(CNN) - Ladies, your dress-shopping options just got a little smaller. All 650 Dressbarn stores across the nation will eventually go out of business, according to its parent company, Ascena retail group. But the timeframe is not clear and…

Bill Raises Tobacco Buying Age To 21

Duluth, MN (KQDS) - Right now, you have to be 18-years-old to buy tobacco and e-cigarettes. But Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell wants to change that. Monday, he formally introduced legislation to raise the age limit to 21 nationwide.…

Whole Foods Bans Plastic Straws

(CNN) - Whole Foods announced Monday that it be will be banning plastic straws across all of its 500 stores in the United States, the U.K. and Canada. The store says it will also begin using smaller produce bags…

Measles Cases Grow To 880 In 24 States

(CNN) - Measles cases are still on the rise in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control shared Monday in its latest count that 880 cases have been reported as of Friday. 24 states are reporting cases. Most of…

Ford To Lay Off 7,000 Salaried Workers

(CNN) - Job cuts at Ford Motor Company. The U.S. automaker says it's shedding 10 percent of its salaried staff worldwide. That's 7,000 jobs. Ford says affected workers will begin to be notified Tuesday and all of those losing…