New features will make Jeep envious

Mark Phelan Detroit Free PressPublished 8:53 PM EDT Jul 13, 2020As I listened to the Ford brain trust outline highlights of the automaker’s new Bronco SUV, I could practically hear strategists for the off-roader rival Jeep Wrangler slapping their heads: “Why didn’t we think of that?”Because they didn’t have to. The Wrangler, direct descendant of nearly 80 years of vehicles […]

Ford unveils revived SUV model

Phoebe Wall Howard Detroit Free PressPublished 8:53 PM EDT Jul 13, 2020The Ford Bronco, an iconic American off-roader, has re-emerged after a 24-year absence.Ford tapped a country singer and two rock climbers to talk about the Bronco in a series of 3-minute stories created to debut Monday night on three Disney-owned TV channels and YouTube.Ford has said it plans to challenge Jeep with the new Bronco, especially in the off-road […]

Coronavirus cancels Tax Day freebies, free Slurpee drinks at 7-Eleven

Kelly Tyko USA TODAYPublished 12:34 AM EDT Jul 13, 2020The coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19, has led major companies to cancel or postpone popular freebie and deal days. 7-Eleven’s Free Slurpee Day held annually on July 11, aka 7/11, has been canceled but members of the convenience store chain’s loyalty program can still get a free Slurpee drink in July.Chick-fil-A’s […]

Get fry deals to dip July 13

Kelly Tyko USA TODAYPublished 12:47 AM EDT Jul 13, 2020Here’s a food holiday not canceled by the coronavirus pandemic: National French Fry Day.While 7-Eleven canceled its annual Free Slurpee Day, Chick-fil-A postponed its Cow Appreciation Day and Tax Day freebies and deals are nearly nonexistent, restaurants across the nation are still offering free fries and fry deals Monday.The holiday, also known as […]

Save on household products, electronics and more

Shayna Murphy Reviewed.comPublished 11:16 AM EDT Jul 12, 2020— Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission.Hunting for the best discounts on Amazon can be a great way to save money and get essentials you need for around the house. From air fryers to charcoal toothpaste, these sensational deals can help make your everyday […]

Wholesale club continuing to offer weekday hours

Kelly Tyko USA TODAYPublished 11:29 AM EDT Jul 12, 2020Costco Wholesale Club will continue to offer special operating hours for members 60 and older and vulnerable shoppers every weekday morning.The retailer previously announced plans to reduce its senior hours to twice a week effective the week of July 13 but said on its coronavirus updates page that “due to an increase in COVID-19 […]

FDA expands sanitizers to avoid due to methanol

Kelly Tyko USA TODAYPublished 5:04 PM EDT Jul 11, 2020The Food and Drug Administration has expanded the number of hand sanitizers to avoid because they may contain methanol, a toxic substance when absorbed through skin or ingested.The FDA now lists on a chart 59 varieties of hand sanitizer that should be avoided, some which have already been recalled, and other products being recommended for […]

7-Eleven Day, Tax Day freebies, other deals

Kelly Tyko USA TODAYPublished 6:49 PM EDT Jul 11, 2020The coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19, has led major companies to cancel or postpone popular freebie and deal days. 7-Eleven’s Free Slurpee Day held annually on July 11, aka 7/11, has been canceled but members of the convenience store chain’s loyalty program can still get a free Slurpee drink in July.Chick-fil-A’s […]

Five Guys fires employees after they refusing police service

Josh Rivera USA TODAYPublished 8:13 PM EDT Jul 10, 2020A group of Five Guys employees who refused to serve members of an Alabama police force have been fired or suspended.The incident took place on Tuesday when three officers of the Daphne Police Department entered a Five Guys restaurant located in a shopping center, according to a local media report detailing the allegations. The officers say they […]

7 places to buy the alcohol-based gel on sale

Isabelle Kagan Reviewed.comPublished 10:21 PM EDT Jul 10, 2020— Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission.You know it’s a sign of the times when hand sanitizer is one of the most in-demand items of the summer. Per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), using a formula with at least 60% […]