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Congress Reaches Deal on Key parts of Stimulus Package

Republican senators and White House negotiators say they’ve reached a deal on key pieces of the new stimulus package. Fundamental parts of the 1-trillion dollar plan include 105 billion dollars for helping get kids back to school. But, the package does not penalize school systems which don’t plan to re-open for in-person classes. There will also be additional funding for…

FDA Expands Hand Sanitizer Recall

The Food and Drug Administration has expanded their list of hand sanitizers being recalled to at least 75. The FDA said that there’s been an increase in products that are labeled to contain ethyl alcohol, or ethanol, but have tested positive for methanol, or wood alcohol. If methanol is absorbed in the skin, it’s known to cause blindness and hospitalizations,…

Cheez-It Teams Up with Rose Wine for New Snack Box

Now you can snack and sip all from one box. Cheez-It is offering a one-stop package of House Wine’s rosé and Cheez-It white cheddar crackers. The boozy snack box is available online at OriginalHouseWine.com for $29.99. The wine comes with the equivalent of four bottles but set your clocks, the limited-edition box is available starting at 2:00 p.m. tomorrow while…

Boat from ‘Jaws’ Will Be Rebuilt to Study Shark Species

You’re gonna need a bigger boat for this story. The vessel that Brody, Hooper, and Quint took out on the ocean to hunt down the great white shark in “Jaws” is making a comeback! The ‘Orca’ is being rebuilt from scratch, under the supervision of the people who designed the original. It’ll be used for researching marine life and helping…

Walmart to Close on Thanksgiving This Year

The world’s largest retailer is already looking ahead to the holidays. Walmart says its stores nationwide will be closed on thanksgiving day this year! This will be the first time in more than 30 years as the company has kept its stores open on the holiday since the late 19-80’s. The company’s president and CEO said the decision was made…

Ben and Jerry’s Releases Edible Cookie Dough Recipe

Over the past few months, food brands have been sharing their most coveted recipes for fans to make at home… and Ben&Jerry’s is joining in! They shared their edible chocolate chip cookie dough recipe! Sure, you can buy the sweet morsels pre-made in their own ready-to-snack bags at the grocery store but making it from scratch is more fun. The…

Science Confirms How Many Hot-dogs You Can Eat

Today is National Hot Dog Day! Good news… a scientist has officially calculated how many hot dogs a person can eat in one sitting. Based on our stomach capacity, we have the potential to eat 83 within 10 minutes! Back on July 4th, Joey Chestnut, who’s basically the Michael Jordan of competitive eating, put down 75 hot dogs and buns…

Teens Catch Massive Bluefin Tuna

A trio of teens battled a massive fish on the high seas! The seven-hour battle with a monstrous fish was all caught on camera by the anglers. The teens, from Maine, hooked a 700-pound bluefin tuna! They traded off reeling duties as they tired but, realized it was too big to bring on the boat, so they towed it to…

KitKat is Already Releasing Pumpkin Flavored Candy

It’s only July but, fall flavored KitKats are already back! It’s not too early to break off a piece of pumpkin! If you’ve been wondering when pumpkin spice would make its debut this year, it’s now… pumpkin pie KitKats will be hitting store shelves this month. It’s two of the classic wafers, only instead of being dipped in chocolate, they’re…