The push for electric vehicles may be killing sedans for good: Experts

The push for electric vehicles may be killing sedans for good: Experts

(NEW YORK) — Get your sedan while you still can. The Toyota Avalon, Mazda 6 and Volkswagen Passat will soon join the fast-growing list of sedans sent to automotive exile. Americans' unyielding appetite for sport utility vehicles and trucks are certainly one reason. Another? Electric vehicles, some experts say. "Sports…
EPA moves to reduce super-polluting greenhouse gases

EPA moves to reduce super-polluting greenhouse gases

(WASHINGTON) -- The Environmental Protection Agency announced a new rule Thursday to reduce super-polluting greenhouse gases commonly used in air conditioners and refrigerators as part of the cooling process. This is a major leap forward in the Biden administration's plan to combat climate change despite the president's $3.5 trillion reconciliation…
Boppy newborn lounger pillows recalled after eight infant deaths

Boppy newborn lounger pillows recalled after eight infant deaths

(BETHESDA, Md.) -- Over 3 million infant loungers made by Boppy, the popular maker of baby products, are being recalled after reports of eight infant deaths between 2015 and 2020, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced Thursday. Boppy is recalling its Boppy Original Newborn Loungers, Boppy Preferred Newborn Loungers…
McDonald’s to make Happy Meal toys more sustainable by end of 2025

McDonald’s to make Happy Meal toys more sustainable by end of 2025

(NEW YORK) -- From Snoopy and Power Rangers to Hot Wheels and Pokemon, McDonald's has long provided a jolt of joy with its kid-friendly toys inside the iconic Happy Meal. Now, the Golden Arches is making an earth-friendly move toward using sustainable materials in an effort to reduce plastic. In the midst of…
Statue of Bitcoin founder honors mysterious ‘god’ of cryptocurrency

Statue of Bitcoin founder honors mysterious ‘god’ of cryptocurrency

(BUDAPEST, Hungary) -- Cryptocurrency enthusiasts unveiled what they say is the world's first statue of mystery-shrouded Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto, at a park in Budapest, Hungary. The expressionless, ultra-shiny bust is meant to represent "a general human figure, since we do not know the gender, race, age [or] height of…