For many Americans, regardless of their family situation or what they do for work, the worst part of their day is the same: commute.
Author: Alix Martichoux
Massive sargassum seaweed bloom takes surprising turn
The bloom of sargassum, a type of seaweed that smells like rotten eggs when it washes ashore and can cause breathing issues, reached record size in March – an estimated 13 million tons, University of South Florida researchers said.
Trader Joe’s addresses ‘conspiratorial theories’ about its small parking lots
The grocery chain knows about customers’ complaints, and has heard the far-fetched theories.
Food delivery fees add up. Who keeps the money from all those surcharges?
There’s nothing in the fridge and you don’t have time to run out, so you open up a delivery app to order lunch. But by the time you go to check out, pay all the fees, and tip your driver, your $11 burrito has turned into an $19 splurge. Where does all that extra money go?
What El Niño means for the 2023 hurricane season
The last time El Niño overlapped with all of hurricane season was 2015.
When will Facebook settlement payments be sent out? Here’s what we know
You can submit a claim in just a couple minutes for a piece of the massive $725 million Facebook settlement, but it will take much longer to get your payout.
Say goodbye to AM radio: Why carmakers are removing it from new models
BMW, Mazda, Volvo, Volkswagen and Tesla, among others, have either already removed or plan to remove AM radio from at least some electric models. Ford is going even further and ditching AM in all new cars – gas or electric.
List of most expensive ZIP codes released
Beverly Hills’ 90210 may be the most famous ZIP code in the country – thanks to the 1990s TV show – but it’s actually not the priciest.
Giant seaweed bloom’s beaching begins, expected to worsen
Bits of the Great Atlantic Sargassum Belt – a 5,000-mile-wide seaweed bloom – have started to wash up in Florida, but we’re likely months away from peak activity, researchers said Sunday.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to buy gas? Here’s when to fill up
Saving money at the pump doesn’t just mean knowing where to fill up – it also helps to know when to fill up.