New Booties Made For Airport Passengers

Posted On October 05, 2014

(Burbank, CA) -- If you're one of those who doesn't like removing your shoes before you walk through airport security checkpoints in your bare feet, here's a solution. The "L.A. Times" says Bob Hope Airport in Burbank installed a pair of vending machines last month that sells so-called "Flightfeet" for only three dollars. The items…

Report: Hewlett-Packard To Split Into Two Companies

Posted On October 05, 2014

(Palo Alto, CA) -- Hewlett-Packard is planning to split into two separate companies. The "Wall Street Journal" reports the tech giant will separate its computer and printer businesses from its corporate hardware and services operations. The story says the formal announcement could come as soon as tomorrow. The split will be made as a tax-free…

Report: Beats By Dre Headphones Banned By NFL

Posted On October 05, 2014

(Undated) -- Beats By Dre headphones have been sidelined by the NFL. The tech website Recode.net reports that the NFL has banned players from wearing Beats on camera after striking a new deal with rival audio company Bose. Under the deal players cannot wear Beats or headphones by any other competitor of Bose during interviews…

Big Bust In $53,000 Victoria’s Secret Scheme

Posted On October 05, 2014

(Aventura, FL) -- There's a big bust in a nearly year-long investigation into a Victoria's Secrets shoplifting scam. Nathalia Hooks turned herself in to police in Aventura, Florida on Friday. Investigators say she had stolen lingerie more than 250 times from nearly 40 stores from Miami to Orlando, then returned it to the tune of…

Lew: Economy Improving Despite Polls

Posted On October 05, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Polls show a majority of Americans still consider the economy in bad shape, despite last week's reported drop in unemployment. On ABC's "This Week," Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said people may not be remembering how bleak things were in 2008 and 2009. Lew said unemployment is only one of several indicators showing…