Winter weather and holiday travel: JetBlue, American Airlines, Delta waiving flight change fees – USA TODAY

Snow removal led to 100 deaths and 11,500 injuries that required a trip to the emergency room each year between 1990 and 2006, a study reports. USA TODAY As a powerful winter storm continued to rage over the weekend and a nor’easter began to form off the N…

Police chief Johnny O’Mara wants Starbucks to forgive barista who wrote ‘PIG’ on cup – New York Post

An Oklahoma police chief is asking Starbucks to have mercy on a barista who plastered PIG on a police officers coffee order. “I just recently learned that the employee was terminated, and this may be a bit surprising, but I would like Starbucks to reconsider…

On first day of legal weed sales, you’ll only find it in one Michigan city – Detroit Free Press

Metro Detroit marijuana shops give advice to first time recreational marijuana buyers. Junfu Han, Detroit Free Press Years of work to legalize marijuana for adult recreational use will bear fruit on Sunday when the first sales of legal weed take place in M…

Romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak tied to California region hits 67 cases – Fox News

The number of E. coli cases tied to romaine lettuce from Salinas, Calif., has risen to 67 across 19 states, with the majority of cases occurring in Wisconsin. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 39 of those cases required hospit…

Elon Musk doesn’t back down after Ford challenges Tesla to ‘apples to apples’ tug-of-war rematch – MarketWatch

Just last week, everything seemed so jovial. Ford F, -0.39% unveiled its Mustang Mach-E, the companys first battery-powered SUV, and Teslas TSLA, -1.19% Elon Musk, who potentially has the most to lose in an increasingly crowded electric-car market, tweet…