Has inflation finally peaked? Economists divided on extent of recent relief

Has inflation finally peaked? Economists divided on extent of recent relief

(NEW YORK) -- Lower-than-expected inflation rates last week sent the S&P 500 soaring to its highest level in three months, reflecting optimism that price increases have peaked as businesses and consumers seek relief from budget-busting costs. While still elevated, price hikes last month waned from the near-historic pace reached in…
Abortion clinics in embattled states face another challenge: Money

Abortion clinics in embattled states face another challenge: Money

(NEW YORK) -- When Katie Quinonez, the executive director of an abortion clinic in West Virginia, saw the Supreme Court decision that overturned the federal guarantee of the right to an abortion, the first word she uttered was an obscenity. The nonprofit Women's Health Center of West Virginia, located in…
Cinnamon Toast Crunch gets a spicy twist

Cinnamon Toast Crunch gets a spicy twist

(NEW YORK) -- Ever wondered what cereal would taste like if it was spicy? Thanks to Cinnamon Toast Crunch you don't have to wonder any more. The classic cereal brand is giving their sweet cinnamon taste a spicy twist and a new name: CinnaFuego Toast Crunch. According to the brand,…
Popular Always Pan gets a mini version

Popular Always Pan gets a mini version

(NEW YORK) -- What's better than The Always Pan? A Mini Always Pan! After much demand from consumers, Our Place has introduced a smaller version of their Always Pan and Perfect Pot. "We got hundreds of requests for a smaller Always Pan and Perfect Pot for studio apartments, dorm rooms,…
Gas prices fall below $4 for first time since March

Gas prices fall below $4 for first time since March

(NEW YORK) -- The national average price for a gallon of gas fell below $4 on Thursday for the first time since early March, according to AAA data. The milestone was reached after more than 55 consecutive days of declining prices at the pump. The national average price for a…
Inflation hits these products the most and these the least: EXPLAINER

Inflation hits these products the most and these the least: EXPLAINER

(NEW YORK) -- Price hikes have battered the U.S. economy for months, straining household budgets and prompting an aggressive series of rate hikes from the Federal Reserve. Inflation has sent prices sky high for just about everything: groceries, gas and rent, among other essentials. But some goods are getting hit…
FAA gets more than 57,000 applicants for air traffic control jobs

FAA gets more than 57,000 applicants for air traffic control jobs

(NEW YORK) -- As the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) continues to deal with staffing issues on a nearly daily basis, the agency says it has received 57,956 applications for this year's 1,500 open air traffic controller positions. The median annual salary for air traffic controllers (ATCs) was $138,556 in 2021.…