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Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 10:44 AM EDT

Here’s What Happens If You Don’t File Your Taxes By April 15

Here’s What Happens If You Don’t File Your Taxes By April 15

2018 taxes are due soon and, though everyone’s tax situation is different, you could face real consequences if you don’t submit your return by the deadline, Monday, April 15. Here’s what you need to know.

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 11:46 PM EDT

How to Get Free Food on Tax Day 2019 and Tax Day Deals

How to Get Free Food on Tax Day 2019 and Tax Day Deals

For many people besides IRS employees, Tax Day is usually a total drag. Plenty of Americans scramble to file by the April 15 deadline, and the sheer stress of it all can be enough to make the whole month feel a...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 04:51 AM EDT

Lyft Pulls E-Bikes From 3 Major Cities After Braking Issues

Lyft Pulls E-Bikes From 3 Major Cities After Braking Issues

Rideshare company Lyft is temporarily pulling its electric bicycles from three major cities after some riders reported braking issues, NBC News reported. The e-bikes, which can be powered with electricity or by...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 07:29 AM EDT

SeaWorld Lays Off Undisclosed Number of Employees

SeaWorld Lays Off Undisclosed Number of Employees

SeaWorld has laid off an undisclosed number of employees around the country in a move it says is aimed toward improving efficiency. SeaWorld Entertainment spokeswoman Suzanne Pelisson-Beasley told the...

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 06:06 PM EDT

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Back Up After Massive Outage

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Back Up After Massive Outage

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were temporarily down early Sunday. All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were affected by the outage. Downdetector.com, a site that monitors site...

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 05:38 PM EDT

Ivanka Trump Promotes Women's Empowerment in Ethiopia

Ivanka Trump Promotes Women's Empowerment in Ethiopia

Far from the din of Washington, Ivanka Trump toured businesses run by women in Ethiopia on Sunday while promoting a White House global economic program for women. President Donald Trump's daughter and senior...

Friday, Apr 12, 2019 at 07:31 PM EDT

Former IRS Agent Busts Myths of Tax Time

Former IRS Agent Busts Myths of Tax Time

The dreaded April 15 deadline is just days away. But as of last week, more than 70 million American households had still not filed their 2018 federal income tax returns. If you're one of them, what happens...

Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 at 03:23 AM EDT

As Cashless Stores Grow, So Does the Backlash

As Cashless Stores Grow, So Does the Backlash

Cash-free stores are generating a backlash among some activists and liberal-leaning policymakers who say the practice discriminates against people like Figueroa, who either lack bank accounts or rely on cash for...

Friday, Apr 12, 2019 at 09:46 PM EDT

How Not to Break the Bank on Streaming Services

How Not to Break the Bank on Streaming Services

With more TV streaming services than ever before, from newcomers like Disney Plus to stalwarts like Netflix, consumers may feel the ideal viewing experience is finally at hand. Americans have, on average, three...

Friday, Apr 12, 2019 at 07:42 PM EDT

BBJ: Biggest Construction Projects in Boston's Seaport District

BBJ: Biggest Construction Projects in Boston's Seaport District

Reporter Catherine Carlock joins necn to discuss her story, " Here are the biggest construction projects in the Seaport."

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