Facebook is extending its ban on political ads for another month. Politico reports the social media company told its salesmen that it would keep the pause going because of the ongoing conversation about the presidential election. President Trump has refused to concede the election to President-elect Joe Biden. The ban will no doubt cost the […]

Bring on the mashed potatoes. Ten states call it their favorite dish for Thanksgiving. Sure, the turkey is the centerpiece but most agree it’s not the best part of the meal. Career site Zippia used Google trends to map out more than 20 favorite sides. Mac and cheese comes in second in seven states, including […]

It looks like more young Americans are choosing not to drink alcohol. A new study published in the JAMA Pediatrics journal found 28-percent of college students ages 18 to 22 did not drink in 2018. This is up from 20-percent in 2002. Similarly, the number of people in the same age range who weren’t in […]

It’s time to get ‘Primed.’ Amazon’s big annual sale starts Tuesday. Prime Day 2020 is almost here after being delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic. It will roll on through Wednesday with sales on thousands of items in different product categories. It’s exclusively for Prime members. Some of the big sales include Amazon devices, like […]

(Undated) — It looks like those who disapprove of President Trump the most are also more likely to vote by mail. An Axios survey puts that number at 74-percent. On the flip side, 77-percent who strongly approve of Trump say they’ll cast a ballot in person. Trump has been complaining about mail-in ballots for weeks, […]

It appears Amazon’s major shopping event is coming in the next few weeks. The Verge reports the retail giant will hold Prime Day on October 13th and 14th. An official announcement is expected to be made this Sunday. Amazon had pushed back the popular discount days because of the coronavirus pandemic, with it normally being […]

Let the video game competition begin. Sony has unveiled the price for the new PlayStation 5 console, which comes in at 499-dollars. That’s the same price as its rival, the Xbox Series X from Microsoft. Both companies will also be offering cheaper versions of their consoles. A digital edition of the PS5, which doesn’t have […]

Having problems getting to sleep? Pepsi is testing the waters with a new drink that may just help people relax and unwind before bed. That’s the new claim behind Driftwell. The blackberry-flavored enhanced water drink has 200 grams of an amino acid found in green and black tea. It’s being promoted as a way to […]


Multiple outlets report Mike D’Antoni is the leading candidates to be the Pacers’ next head coach. D’Antoni resigned from his Rockets position after the Lakers eliminated Houston in five games in the West semifinals in Orlando. The 69-year-old D’Antoni is not looking to retire, stating he wants to coach at least four more seasons. Indiana […]

Add Home Depot to the list of retailers not opening for Black Friday this year. The home improvement chain will take an alternate route by offering the typical one-day sale prices for two months. The company said the deals will be available in-person and online from November to December, with mobile app customers getting first […]

Fewer Americans are holding a barbecue to celebrate the Labor Day weekend. A Bank of America survey found only 45-percent of those surveyed planned to attend or host a backyard party this year. That’s about ten percent less than a typical year prior to the coronavirus pandemic. It also has a ripple effect on the […]

A popular retailer is giving employees the opportunity to make money outside their stores on election day. Old Navy announced it will pay store employees to work as poll workers during November 3rd’s contest. They may also be compensated by their local jurisdiction. It comes as the company partners with the Civic Alliance and Power […]