Vanessa Romo

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Kraft is recalling some American cheese slices over potential choking hazard

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

The company said one of its wrapping machines developed a temporary issue that makes it possible for a thin strip of film to remain on the slice even after it's been removed from the wrapper.


In an effort to make rides safer, Lyft launches Women+ Connect

Thursday, September 14, 2023

The new opt-in feature lets women and nonbinary drivers prioritize passengers who fit the same description. But it's not a guarantee and is only available in a handful of cities for now.


After months on the market, 'The Brady Bunch' house sells for $3.2 million

Wednesday, September 13, 2023

HGTV, which bought the house in 2018, paid well over asking then poured nearly $2 million into a renovation to recreate the 1970s set. But it seems nostalgia was not enough to cover the asking price.


Climate activists protested at Burning Man. Then the climate itself crashed the party

Thursday, September 07, 2023

Burners were forced to endure hours of torrential rains before tens of thousands bailed on the festival. Scientists warn that such large bursts of showers are a result of a warming planet.


A rare spotless giraffe gets a name to match

Wednesday, September 06, 2023

The public has voted and the spotless superstar born at a family-owned zoo in Tennessee has been named Kipekee.


The front page of UNC's Daily Tar Heel was a gut punch. Here's the story behind it

Friday, September 01, 2023

In the midst of a school shooting, UNC's student journalists kicked into action, covering the story as it unfolded. Now, the paper's front page — a block of heart-wrenching texts — is earning praise.


Idalia extends its destruction along the southeastern U.S. coastline

Thursday, August 31, 2023

Hurricane Idalia made landfall near Keaton Beach, Fla., on Wednesday as a Category 3 storm before it was downgraded to a tropical storm. Georgia and South Carolina could see heavy wind and flooding


A Maui family deals with the grief of losing their son in the fire

Sunday, August 27, 2023

Luz Vargas' son was home alone on the day of the Maui fire while she, her husband, and their middle son were at work. They raced home to save him but he died in the fire.


Billy McFarland went to prison for Fyre Fest. Are his plans for a reboot legal?

Thursday, August 24, 2023

The controversial entrepreneur is seeking redemption and some people are ready for him to try. Tickets have sold out. But he still owes $26 million in restitution to the people he fleeced.


Alaska Airlines flight makes hard landing during California storms

Monday, August 21, 2023

Passengers on a flight from Seattle to Orange County endured a scary landing amid the gusty winds and rain of Tropical Storm Hilary on Sunday night.


Parents in Maui are grappling with where to send their kids as the school year begins

Sunday, August 20, 2023

According to Maui County, over 3,000 students have been displaced from their schools by the devastating wildfires in West Maui. With the school year just starting, parents are unsure what to do.


A mother raced to save her son from the Maui fires. She couldn't reach him

Friday, August 18, 2023

When everyone was trying to escape the flames in Lahaina, Luz Vargas ran toward them: Her son was home alone. Days later she found his body. Sunday would have been his 15th birthday.


Cell phone photos and some metadata. A son's search for his mother in Maui

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Jason Musgrove has been in agony for more than a week. He's had no contact from his 69-year-old mother, who has mobility issues. She was last seen escorted out of her apartment building on Aug. 8.


In California, wildfires are prevented by crews of unlikely firefighters: goats

Thursday, August 10, 2023

The four-legged creatures with digestive tracts of steel make easy work of consuming vegetation that typically fuels wildfires.


U.S. recovered non-human 'biologics' from UFO crash sites, former intel official says

Thursday, July 27, 2023

Lawmakers heard firsthand accounts of craft that are "beyond our current understanding of our technology," and allegations that the U.S. recovered non-human "bio remains."


Netflix's pop-up eatery serves up an alternate reality as Hollywood grinds to a halt

Tuesday, July 25, 2023

The new restaurant runs on star power from the streaming giant's unscripted programs. Dining there feels surreal, as striking writers and actors have brought the movie and TV industry to a standstill.


What we know about Travis King, the U.S. soldier who crossed into North Korea

Wednesday, July 19, 2023

King, 23, was stationed in South Korea, but was scheduled to fly back to the U.S. to face disciplinary action when he escaped an airport outside of Seoul and managed to flee into North Korea.


Macron is far from the first leader to blame violence on debunked video game theory

Friday, July 07, 2023

Violence erupted in France following the fatal police shooting of a teen. President Macron has, in part, blamed video games for the clashes. Other world leaders have used this widely debunked theory.


After days of destruction, Macron blames a familiar bogeyman: video games

Friday, July 07, 2023

Violence has erupted across France after the fatal police shooting of a teen. President Macron has, in part, blamed video games, adding him to the list of leaders who have cited the debunked theory.


Shein invited influencers on an all-expenses-paid trip. Here's why people are livid

Friday, June 30, 2023

After a recent trip to some of the company's facilities in Guangzhou, China, young tastemakers fawned over happy employees and sweat-free working conditions. Now the influencers are facing a backlash.