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Spending more on DoorDash and UberEats? This fee may be why

Spending more on DoorDash and UberEats? This fee may be why

Late last year, some DoorDash customers started getting hit with a puzzling new fee on their order total just before checkout. The extra roughly $1 to $2 charge was labeled by city. Some people got a “Denver” fee, others a “Chicago” one. Across the country, people who ordered delivery through the service were charged more,…MORE

Got a package you didn’t order? It could be a scam

Got a package you didn’t order? It could be a scam

Most people who buy things online just have to worry about their deliveries being delayed or never arriving. But some people are dealing with a different problem altogether: getting weird stuff like hair clippers, face creams and sunglasses they never even ordered at all. The Federal Trade Commission and cyber experts have been warning consumers…MORE

NBC Sports Network to shut down by the end of the year

NBC Sports Network to shut down by the end of the year

NBC Sports Network is shutting down at the end of this year, the company said on Friday. The cable network will cease operation and USA Network will begin “carrying and/or simulcasting certain NBC Sports programming” later this year, according to a memo obtained by CNN Business. The Wall Street Journal was the first to report…MORE

Tom Brokaw retiring from NBC News after 55 years with the network

Tom Brokaw retiring from NBC News after 55 years with the network

Tom Brokaw is formally retiring from NBC News after an extraordinary 55 years with the network. Brokaw, 80, is best known for having anchored the “NBC Nightly News” from 1982 through 2004. He has been a senior correspondent for the network in recent years. NBC said in a press release that “Brokaw will continue to…MORE

Wall Street can relax, moderates have the mandate

Wall Street can relax, moderates have the mandate

Stocks have surged since Election Day and are near record highs. Wall Street is clearly a fan of President Joe Biden’s new administration — and it’s largely because of growing hope that moderates in both parties will continue to call the shots. Yes, Democrats now have control of the Senate thanks to the tie-breaking vote…MORE

Walmart will expand Covid-19 vaccinations to more states

Walmart will expand Covid-19 vaccinations to more states

Walmart is rolling out the Covid-19 vaccine in more states as the Biden administration tries to accelerate distribution. The company has been administering vaccines in recent weeks in some of its locations in New Mexico and Arkansas. Now, Walmart, the largest retailer in the nation, will roll out the vaccine to select stores in New…MORE

Local reporters are a lifeline helping readers find the vaccine

Local reporters are a lifeline helping readers find the vaccine

A Tallahassee man in his nineties begs for his 70-year-old caretaker to be bumped up in the vaccination queue. A woman over 75 in Raleigh asks what number to call to make an appointment. The daughter of a nursing home resident in San Jose wants to know why her mom has not received the Covid-19…MORE

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