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Uber pushes back on Trump's executive order

(CNN) - Uber is pushing back against president Trump's immigration order. CEO Travis Kalanick tweeted on Sunday that the ban was against everything that Uber stands for. He also promised to help his drivers affected by the order, setting aside…

Delta Air Lines system down due to technical issue

(CNN) - Delta Air Lines flights are grounded nationwide because of a computer system outage. The FAA says it put a ground stop on all Delta domestic flights Sunday night. But officials say the glitch is not affecting international flights…

Amazon sales tax added in smaller states February 1st

(CNN) - Amazon shoppers, don't be surprised if you see new tax on your purchase after Wednesday. That's when the online retailer will start charging sales tax in at least six more states. They include Colorado, Mississippi, Missouri, Vermont, South…

State lawmaker shot at adult cinema

The incident happened in South Columbus where State Representative Gerald Greene's office initially reported he was robbed and shot at a local gas station but witnesses tell a different story. Robbie…

Petition for Trump tax returns reaches 300K

(CNN) - Almost 400,000 Americans are demanding that president Donald Trump release his tax returns. They made their voices heard by signing a petition on the White House web page. Anybody can use the page to ask the White House…

Pentagon orders Air Force One, F-35 reviews

(CNN) - Defense Secretary James Mattis is asking the pentagon to review two key aerospace programs . One directive calls for a review of the F-35 jet fighter program. President Trump has been critical of these expensive jets. In December,…

Trump announces manufacturing jobs initiative

(CNN) - The White House has released a list of 28 prominent business leaders who will advise president Trump on manufacturing growth. M. Trump made job losses across industrial areas a focus of his campaign; pledging to bring back outsourced…

Zillow offering six-weeks sabbaticals to employees

(CNN) - Zillow wants its loyal employees to take some extended R&R. The online real estate company has started offering six-week sabbaticals to employees who have been with the company for six consecutive years. The perk, being dubbed by the…

Trump to speak with Putin on Saturday

(CNN) - President Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin are scheduled to speak on the phone Saturday. An official says this will be their first conversation since trump took office. Trump and Putin have both suggested they'll work together…

Weekend Forecast: January Temps To Stay

January has been missing for weeks, but just before the month comes to an end, January shows up. Colder air continues to filter into the Southeastern US as our jetstream has turned out of the northwest compared to out of…

Mumps outbreak/CDC suggests two MMR vaccine doses

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is helping Washington state fight a mumps outbreak. Though not currently on-site in Washington, the CDC is working closely with the State Department of Health and providing technical assistance as needed.…

California's "exceptional drought" ends

Fresno, CA (KGPE) - California's 'exceptional drought is over for the first time in three years. A group called the U.S. drought monitor says only two-percent of the state is in extreme drought conditions now. That's a major improvement. At…

Trump hotel empire expanding to four major U.S. cities

(CNN) - Donald Trump's hotel empire is expanding. The CEO of Trump's hotel-management company says there are plans to "triple the current total" of locations in the United States. Eric Danziger made the announcement during an industry conference in Los…

Wellness Wednesday with Dr. Handy

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. In the wake of Erin Andrews' shocking announcement of her battle with Cervical Cancer this fall, WLTZ's Mallory Hagan caught up with Dr. Kendall Handy, OBGYN, of Midtown Medical Center for health and screening…

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