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Was Stormy Daniels physically threatened?
"The View" co-hosts discuss Daniels' attorney's comment that the porn actress was threatened with physical harm.
Snuggie customers can cozy up to $7.2M in refunds thanks to FTC settlement
The Snuggie has raked in millions, but now the company behind famous "as seen on TV" fleece blanket is being forced to pay its customers $7.2 million back in refunds. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) alleged that Allstar Marketing Group, the New York-based company behind the infomercial product,
Company behind Snuggies to payout $7.2M in refunds
Allstar Marketing Group, the company behind the fleece blanket with sleeves, is paying customers $7.2 million in refunds for practices the Federal Trade Commission says were deceiving.
Intel and DSW jump while Qualcomm and DaVita tumble
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Qualcomm Inc., down $3.11 to $59.70 President Donald Trump blocked Broadcom's effort to buy the rival chipmaker, citing national security concerns. Intel Corp., up 26 cents to $51.78 The chipmaker won't have to compete with a combined
Target slips while Ciena and Broadcom move higher
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Target Corp., down $3.35 to $71.79 The retailer reported strong sales but said expenses rose as it spends more money on its website and revamps stores. Nordstrom Inc., up 59 cents to $52.49 The department store rejected an offer from the
When renting your first place, good credit can open doors
When you're new to renting, good credit can help you land that first apartment, save money and gain bargaining power
Americans were defrauded of nearly $1 billion in 2017: Report
Americans were defrauded of $905 million in 2017, $63 million more than in 2016, according to the Federal Trade Commission’s annual report of top U.S. consumer complaints . The data — which includes reports made directly from consumers to the FTC as well as other state and federal law enforcement
How this fashion influencer makes money through her Instagram posts
Danielle Bernstein is behind the blog "WeWoreWhat," and documents her life through her social media accounts, blog, podcast, and YouTube channel.
This fashion influencer reveals how she makes money and how she decides what to post on Instagram
Influencers are the new "it" girls of the fashion world, taking a front seat, elbow to elbow, with some of fashion's most elite editors and cashing in on exclusive designer access. Fashion blogger Danielle Bernstein of "WeWoreWhat" shares glamorous behind-the-scenes content with her thousands of
Granddaughter brought to tears as DOJ targets elder scams
A Texas woman was brought to tears at the Justice Department Thursday, as she recalled how her 82-year-old grandmother committed suicide after being scammed out of her life's savings.