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Boeing 777 lands safely after flames shoot from engine

Flames sparked intermittently from an engine on a Philippines-bound passenger jet as it took off from Los Angeles International Airport on Thursday morning, causing a few tense minutes for passengers until it landed safely back at the airport.

PayPal acquiring shopping reward site Honey for $4B

PayPal has struck a deal to acquire Honey, a shopping platform that offers online shoppers discounts and rewards, for $4 billion, according to a release Wednesday.

Safest countries to visit in 2020

For those who are planning a holiday for next year and wondering which countries are the safest, a risk map published by an organization specializing in travel security may be of help.

Two big storms could snarl Thanksgiving travel next week

According to AAA, 50 million people are expected to take to the roads, rails and skies during Thanksgiving week. However, two big storms could slow your roll to grandma's house. Do keep in mind that Thanksgiving is a week away, and the forecast can change. But as of now -- here's an early look at what you can expect.

Man impersonated Lufthansa pilot

Frequent flier Rajan Mahbubani thought he had discovered the ultimate hack for getting preferential treatment at airports. Instead it got him arrested.

Is it OK to recline your seat?

Earlier this year, Delta Air Lines announced a rethink on reclining seats.

Vaping bans, taxes cause local vape shops to shutter their doors

A temporary ban on vapor products containing vitamin E acetate went into effect on Wednesday in Washington state, in addition to a previous ban and added tax for vape shops.The Washington State Board of Health announced the…

Target is one of the hottest stocks of 2019

Target's CEO Brian Cornell talks often about the split in retail between winners and losers. Target is clearly in the winners' camp right now and is set to benefit during the holidays.

Taco Bell's answer to chicken sandwich wars

Have we reached crispy chicken sandwich fatigue yet? Because Taco Bell wants in, even though its entry into the fast food wars isn't really a sandwich at all.

Tri-Cities man beats out hundreds to win $50,000 smile makeover

After being hesitant about showing his teeth all his life, one man in Tri-Cities will soon be able to flash a smile worth thousands of dollars. On Tuesday, doctors at Columbia Basin Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons announced the recipient of…