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Stamp prices to go up 1 cent in January

Mailing a letter will cost one cent more, or 47 cents, starting in January, under a proposal approved by the U.S. Postal Service's regulator.

Nasty weather wallops much of U.S. just before Thanksgiving

The wicked wintry weather that pummeled the West Coast is now barreling across the country, threatening to wreck millions of holiday travel plans just before Thanksgiving.

Sprint falls to last on Consumer Reports list

Sprint tumbled to last place in this year's Consumer Reports rankings for wireless service providers, based on a survey of users.

McDonald's new order: a third drive-thru window

It looks like two drive-thru windows are not enough to keep burgers and fries at McDonald's coming in an orderly fashion. The fast-food restaurant announced it will add a third.

10K a day applying for Obamacare in California

Californians are flocking to the Obamacare health exchange there, with 10,000 a day registering on the web site last week.

Angelcare recalls baby monitors after 2 deaths

"Stop worrying while your baby sleeps!" reads the box on one model of the Angelcare Movement Sensor with Sound Monitor. "The peace of mind you need," says the box containing another model.

Hurricane Katrina survivor travels to Illinois to prepare meals for tornado victims

Hurricane Katrina opened everyone's eyes to the power of a natural disaster. Now a victim of that storm is lending a hand to those affected by last week's tornado in Washington, Illinois.

Speaking out against cell service on planes

Commercial air travel is already filled with annoyances like shrinking personal space, overpriced meals and frequent delays.

Dealey Plaza to go quiet at time Kennedy was shot

At just after noon Friday, Dealey Plaza will go quiet as the crowd pauses for a moment of silence.

NYPD detective pleads not guilty in assault on SUV driver

A New York police detective was among four bikers who pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges in connection with the beating -- caught on video -- of an SUV driver in September.