Video: Sick Day excuses

If you’ve ever used a sick day to play hooky from work … you’re not alone! CareerBuilder surveyed bosses to find out some of the excuses employees have used.

Video: Thanksgiving travel predictions

Are you traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday? If you are, you won’t be alone. AAA predicts this will be one of the busiest Thanksgiving travel seasons in years.

Video: The cost of Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving is a week away, the American Farm Bureau Federation says you won’t be spending as much as you did last year for your turkey dinner!

Video: K-Cup cannabis coffee

As marijuana becomes legal in more and more states, the cannabis industry is looking for new ways to cash in and one company thinks coffee fits the bill.

Video: Survey shows how much time is wasted at work

Just because someone is at work doesn’t necessarily mean they’re always working. OfficeTeam is out with the results of a survey that shows just how much time people waste at work.

Liz Smith, syndicated gossip columnist, dies at 94

For more than a quarter-century, Smith’s column — titled simply “Liz Smith” — was one of the most widely read in the world. The column’s success was due in part to Smith’s own celebrity status, giving her an insider’s access rather than relying largely on tipsters, press releases and publicists.

FAME preps for big fundraiser

Fundraising events, like this one coming up, have helped the organization carry on that vision for more than three decades.