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Criminal charges filed against drug executive for opioids

(NEW YORK) -- Federal prosecutors charged drug distributor Rochester Drug Cooperative and its former CEO with drug trafficking charges Tuesday -- the first criminal charges for a pharmaceutical company and executives in the nation's ongoing opioid crisis. The charges signify a groundbreaking move by the government to try to combat…... Read More

Oscar Munoz, CEO of United Airlines, on the changing industry and customer expectations

(WASHINGTON) -- United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz thinks airlines are reaching a breaking point with shrinking seat sizes."I think we are nearing a point certainly that we can't do that anymore," he told ABC News' Senior Transportation Correspondent David Kerley.Munoz acknowledged having to stay competitive with peers and match many…... Read More

Samsung delays release of Galaxy Fold over display issues

(NEW YORK) -- The company announced it would be delaying the rollout of the Galaxy Fold after initial reviews highlighted flaws in display screens."Initial findings from the inspection of reported issues on the display showed that they could be associated with impact on the top and bottom exposed areas of…... Read More

Purdue Pharma tries to 'cry poverty' in lawsuit over opioid epidemic, Connecticut attorney general says

(NEW YORK) -- The embattled maker of OxyContin is attempting to "cry poverty" to avoid accountability for the company’s role in the nation’s opioid epidemic, Connecticut Attorney General William Tong said Monday, as the state expanded its lawsuit against Purdue Pharma.Tong filed an amended lawsuit that alleged hundreds of millions…... Read More

Social Security is running out of money, with benefits on track to be reduced by 2035

(WASHINGTON) -- The nation’s Social Security program is running out of money with benefits on track to be reduced by around 2035 unless Congress steps in, according to a report released Monday by the Trump administration.The prediction is somewhat better than last year’s annual assessment delivered to Congress, when the…... Read More

How to practice food sustainability and cut waste on Earth Day

(NEW YORK) -- Attention foodies, home cooks and eaters: Chefs have long practiced incredibly smart ways to fight food waste, and you can implement their top tips, recipes and other ways to practice a sustainable relationship with food in your own kitchen. For Earth Day ABC News' Good Morning America…... Read More

Happy Earth Day: How to dress up more sustainably, now and forever

(NEW YORK) -- We live in a world where "fast fashion" is supreme and retailers are creating clothing at the drop of a dime. But is it time to slow down?Multiple reports suggest that in addition to oil, fashion is the next largest industry to pollute the world. However, that…... Read More

Tennessee couple hopes to raise money for an adoption by organizing Easter egg hunts for community

(MANCHESTER, Tenn.) -- A couple hoping for a second child are playing Easter Bunny this year to fundraise an adoption.Josh and Blakeley Drake of Manchester, Tennessee, are offering to plant Easter eggs in the backyards of local families. In return, they're accepting donations from people in their neighborhood."Adopting another child,…... Read More

Walt Disney World goes green(er) with solar farm larger than Magic Kingdom

(ORLANDO) -- Disney just got a whole lot greener!Walt Disney World has unveiled its newest and largest solar farm. At 270 acres, the site is almost twice the size of the entire Magic Kingdom."Here at Disney, every day is Earth Day," Angie Renner, Environmental Integration Director of Disney Parks told…... Read More

Nantucket's 2 grocery stores caught in the crosshairs of the Stop & Shop strike

(NANTUCKET, Mass.) -- Mary Walsh has been working on Nantucket for 40 years, so she’s used to the seasonal nature of the Massachusetts island’s business patterns. But it’s different now.The island that prides itself on being 30 miles out to sea, off the coast of Cape Cod, now finds itself…... Read More

Hudson Media buys "National Enquirer" for $100 million

(NEW YORK) -- In the wake of scandals surrounded by President Donald Trump and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the National Enquirer has been sold off by American Media Inc.Both the U.S. and U.K. versions of the National Enquirer, known for its often-salacious tabloid fare, as well as the Globe and…... Read More