AT&T says hacker stole some data from ‘nearly all’ wireless customers

AT&T says hacker stole some data from ‘nearly all’ wireless customers

(NEW YORK) -- AT&T has announced that the company believes a hacker stole records of calls and texts from nearly all of AT&T’s wireless customers, according to a financial filing from the company.“The data does not contain the content of calls or texts, personal information such as Social Security numbers,…
Inflation cooled in June, outperforming economists’ expectations

Inflation cooled in June, outperforming economists’ expectations

(WASHINGTON) -- Consumer prices rose 3.0% in June compared to a year ago, extending a monthslong stretch of progress in the fight to slow price increases. The latest inflation reading outperformed economists' expectations.Inflation has cooled for four consecutive months, reversing a surge in prices that took hold at the outset…
Sam’s Club slashes sign-up fee, but consider these Costco perks and savings

Sam’s Club slashes sign-up fee, but consider these Costco perks and savings

(NEW YORK) -- Costco's warehouse retail competitor Sam's Club has recently ramped up efforts for customer retention.Both big-box stores are beloved for selling high-quality items at lower price points, which offers shoppers an easy way to buy in bulk and save some money.Now, Sam's Club has slashed its sign-up price…
Employment gains continue as economy adds more than 200k jobs

Employment gains continue as economy adds more than 200k jobs

(WASHINGTON) -- The economy appears to be holding steady, with the arrival of the Labor Department's latest jobs report.Employers hired 206,000 workers in June, making for 42 consecutive months of growth, according to new data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Still, the unemployment rate ticked higher to 4.1%,…
Hatch Baby recalls nearly 1 million sound machine adapters due to shock hazard

Hatch Baby recalls nearly 1 million sound machine adapters due to shock hazard

(NEW YORK) -- This story has been corrected to specify that the power adapters are being recalled.Hatch, a popular sleep aid device company, has recalled more than 900,000 Rest 1st Generation sound machine adapters due to a shock hazard."In partnership and compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Hatch…