Cheerios recalled due to allergy risk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) General Mills is recalling 1.8 million boxes of Cheerios, including regular Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios, that could put people with wheat allergies and celiac disease more…

Obama: Trade deal 'levels playing field'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) President Obama hailed a deal on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Monday, saying it "levels the playing field" for U.S. farmers, ranchers and manufacturers and achieve several more…

U.S. cargo ship carrying 28 Americans sunk at sea

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2497425" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Cargo ship (Credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] Coast Guard officials confirmed Monday the U.S.-based cargo ship lost at sea in the Caribbean after hitting stormy Hurricane Joaquin more…

South Carolina chaos: Several die in floods

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2496755" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Flooding in Charleston, South Carolina, hit record levels. (Credit: NWS Charleston via Twitter)[/caption] Massive rainfall and flooding have left nine dead in South Carolina, more…

Google is now Alphabet, owner of Google

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EndGadget) The paperwork is filed and it's official: Google has restructured itself into Alphabet. As of the close of business today shares of the old Google are now more…

Dow, S&P post biggest reversal in 4 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent higher Friday, recovering from an initial decline of more than 1.5 percent, as investors digested higher oil prices and a more…