America

10,000 U.S. Restaurants Expected To Close Soon

San Francisco, CA (KRON) - The National Restaurant Association warns 10,000 of America's restaurants could permanently close in the next three weeks. That's on top of 110,000 that have already closed in 2020 amid the pandemic. The Restaurant Association…

751K Filed For Unemployment Benefits Last Week

(CNN) - The election is yet to be decided, but one thing is certain; the next president will have to deal with America's massive unemployment problem. Another 751,000 Americans claimed first-time jobless benefits last week; on a seasonally adjusted…

Study: Spanking Children Seeing A Decline In America

(CNN) - New research has found that parents are spanking their kids less than previous generations. The analysis, published in the medical journal Jama Pediatrics used a national survey of graduating high school seniors between 1993 and 2017. At…

Gas Prices Rising As America Reopens

(CNN) - As the US re-opens, and Americans begin to travel again, gas prices are on the rise. Prices at the pump have risen for the sixth straight week now. The fuel savings app gas buddy says the average…

America's Missing Out on a Tourism Boom

(CNN) - The United States is missing out on a hefty tourism boom. That's according to new projections from the U.N. World Tourism Organization. They show that while the number of trips by global travelers surged 7% last year; trips…

Blue-Collar Jobs are Booming in America

(CNN) - Overall, 2017 was a pretty good year to get a job, especially for blue collar workers. The latest jobs report shows the nation's economy added two million jobs last year. More than 406,000 of those jobs were in…

Roy Moore Clenches GOP Spot for Alabama Senate Candidate

Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore has officially beaten Senator Luther Strange in the G.O.P. party runoff election, defeating the appointed incumbent backed by President Donald Trump, Luther Strange. The crowd at Moore's election party broke into loud applause as media…

Mall of America Strives to Break Records

The biggest mall in America is celebrating a quarter of a century today. The Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota held a party and treated customers to party hats and cupcakes that they had to decorate themselves. The 5.6…

Vice President Pence visits Kennedy Space Center

Vice President Mike Pence vows America will lead in space once again... by returning to the moon... and going to Mars. The Vice President received a warm welcome today from NASA employees at the Kennedy Space Center. His address was…