In the past, there would be cooling stations set up around town. However, with the pandemic, organizers decided to take the cool air directly to residents.
Huge changes are in the works to fix the Texas power grid, but real change will take years. In the meantime, ERCOT says it has things under control to keep up with the demand this summer starting with the record demand anticipated next week.
A Change.org petition calling on Congress to send additional $2,000 monthly economic stimulus checks to U.S. families is nearing its goal of three million signatures.
Muffin products at popular grocery chains are being recalled due to a possible listeria contamination.
The new backyard-style beer garden has picnic tables to enjoy food from nearby restaurants, colorful graffiti art by local artists, outdoor TVs perfect to watch big games and views of Downtown Dallas.
As many as 2 million Americans are eagerly awaiting their passports to be issued or renewed by the U.S. State Department, and the processing backlog is creating an opportunity for scammers to take advantage of impatient travelers.
On Monday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Cincinnati seized five shipments of fake Apple AirPods valued at over $1.3 million.
Drivers are facing pricier fill-ups as more people hit the road for work, travel and other activities that the virus pandemic halted. Higher demand for gasoline is running up against lagging supply as the energy industry slowly ramps up after more than a year of production and staff cuts.
Truck owners often say the fastest way to make new friends is to own a pickup truck. And if your truck can keep the lights on in your home, you might be even more popular. Consumer reporter Steve Noviello previews the all-electric Ford F150 Lightning.
Johnson & Johnson says it is recalling five of its sunscreen products after some samples were found to contained low levels of benzene, a chemical that can cause cancer with repeated exposure.
Summer fun in the sun is no fun at all when your skin is not properly protected. But too many of us forget to apply that second round of sunscreen. So how about a colorful reminder? Consumer Reporter Steve Noviello puts Spot My UV to the Deal or Dud test.
Johnson & Johnson is recalling certain sunscreens after traces of the carcinogen benzene was detected in some of its products.
The IRS said that the first payments from the expanded child tax credit signed into law with President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package will begin hitting families’ bank accounts on July 15.
To celebrate their 63rd anniversary, IHOP is offering pancakes for 58-cents on July 13.
The recall covers certain 2017 through 2019 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 pickups with 6.6-liter diesel engines and block heaters. Shorts can develop in the heater cord or terminals that connect the cable to the block heater.
According to AAA, the average price for a gallon of gas is $2.81 in Texas, the highest since October 2014. It’s lower than the national average of $3.14 a gallon but higher than it’s been in the state since 2014.
Step up your summer barbeque with a smart thermometer. No more slicing into those steaks on the grill to see how they're cooked. The Meater Plus alerts you to cooking temps. Consumer Reporter Steve Noviello puts it to the Deal or Dud test.
North Texas restaurant owners and managers are asking customers to be more patient while they take on yet another challenge -- shortages in the supply chain.
The frozen, fully cooked chicken products were produced at one plant located in Dexter, Missouri.
A class-action lawsuit accuses Amazon of hiking up prices for food, cleaning products, personal hygiene products and emergency or medical products during the pandemic.