About 1,000 US flights have been canceled due to winter weather

About 1,000 US flights have been canceled due to winter weather

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening up, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest on aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. CNN — In the US, nearly 1,000 Monday flights were canceled as winter weather swept through the center … Read more

‘The Last of Us’ episode 3 review: Nick Offerman and Murray Bartlett star in an hour that lives up to the hype (SPOILERS)

‘The Last of Us’ episode 3 review: Nick Offerman and Murray Bartlett star in an hour that lives up to the hype (SPOILERS)

Editor’s Note: The following contains spoilers for the third episode of “The Last of Us,” which premiered January 29 on HBO. CNN — If the hoopla around ‘The Last of Us’ felt overdone during the first two episodes, the third chapter of the HBO series lives up to the weight of all the hype and … Read more

MrBeast helps 1,000 blind people see again by sponsoring cataract surgery

MrBeast helps 1,000 blind people see again by sponsoring cataract surgery

CNN — YouTube superstar MrBeast is making the world clearer – for at least 1,000 people. The content creator’s latest stunt is paying for cataract removal for 1,000 people who were blind or nearly blind but couldn’t afford the surgery. “We are healing the blindness of a thousand people,” MrBeast — real name Jimmy Donaldson … Read more

Trader Joe’s asked customers to rank their top nine products. There they are

Trader Joe’s asked customers to rank their top nine products.  There they are

New York CNN — Trader Joe’s asked its customers a simple question: If you were to spend the rest of your life on a deserted island, what nine Trader Joe’s products would you take with you? More than 18,000 shoppers responded to the 14th annual survey that ranked the supermarket’s most popular items in nine … Read more

Some auto insurers refuse to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

Some auto insurers refuse to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

CNN — Progressive and State Farm, two of America’s largest auto insurers, are refusing to underwrite policies in certain cities for some older Hyundai and Kia models that the companies say are too easy to steal. Several reports say the companies have stopped offering insurance for these vehicles in cities like Denver, Colorado and St. … Read more

‘GMA3’ anchors Amy Robach and TJ Holmes leave ABC after reported romantic relationship

‘GMA3’ anchors Amy Robach and TJ Holmes leave ABC after reported romantic relationship

New York CNN — TJ Holmes and Amy Robach, the hosts of the third hour of ABC’s premier morning show “Good Morning America,” are leaving ABC News, network president Kim Godwin announced in a memo to staff Friday night. “I know this has been a distraction for many of us, but let’s not forget all … Read more

Some auto insurers refuse to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

Some auto insurers refuse to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

CNN — Progressive and State Farm, two of America’s largest auto insurers, are refusing to underwrite policies in certain cities for some older Hyundai and Kia models that the companies say are too easy to steal. Several reports say the companies have stopped offering insurance for these vehicles in cities such as Denver, Colorado and … Read more

Bed Bath & Beyond says it can no longer pay its debts

Bed Bath & Beyond says it can no longer pay its debts

CNN — The end could be near for struggling retailer Bed Bath & Beyond, as it warned in a filing Thursday that it had received a default notice from its lender, JPMorgan Chase. Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) plunged more than 20% on the news, to about $2.56 per share. The company said … Read more

Elon Musk meets House Speaker Kevin McCarthy and Hakeem Jeffries

Elon Musk meets House Speaker Kevin McCarthy and Hakeem Jeffries

CNN — Elon Musk, CEO of Twitter and Tesla, met with House Speaker Kevin McCarthy and Democratic leader Hakeem Jeffries at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday night. McCarthy, who left the meeting with Musk in his office, declined to comment other than to say, “He came for my birthday.” The California Republican turned 58 on … Read more

BuzzFeed says it will use AI to create content, stock up 150%

BuzzFeed says it will use AI to create content, stock up 150%

New York CNN — BuzzFeed said Thursday it will partner with ChatGPT creator OpenAI to use artificial intelligence to help create content for its audience, marking a milestone in how media companies are implementing the new technology in their businesses. Jonah Peretti, the company’s co-founder and CEO, told employees in a memo that they can … Read more