Digital Exclusives and Features

FDA: Potential metal in infant formula spurs nationwide recall

(Photo courtesy : Food and Drug Administration, FDA) Columbia, SC (WOLO) —– Dublin, Ireland and Allegan, MI – Perrigo Company plc has issued a voluntary recall of their 35-ounce, 992-gram containers of Parent’s Choice Advantage Infant Formula Milk-Based Powder with Iron. This product, sold exclusively at Walmart stires nationwide and according to the manufacturer is being recalled because of the…

Military families get a huge Starbucks salute with new store

Soldiers line up in an undated stock photo. Columbia, SC (WOLO)  —  Tuesday Starbucks dedicated a military family store in Columbia. The new Starbucks location is at 9007 Two Notch Road, Columbia, SC 29223. All of the stores created across the country have been strategically placed near military installations. The military family store is part of Starbucks military commitment that started in…

Ariana Grande set to perform in Columbia in December

(photo courtesy: Colonial Life Arena) COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — The multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning pop-star Ariana Grande will be heading to the city’s capitol in December. Ariana Grande announced in a tweet on Thursday about the additional dates added to the “Sweetener World Tour”.  She’s expected to perform in Columbia on December 3 at the Colonial Life Arena during the 19…

City of Columbia parks help teens cool off with Dive-In Movie

Maxcy Gregg Pool Columbia SC (WOLO) — It is officially summer and there’s no doubt it feels like it outside. The Columbia Parks & Recreation Department is trying helping area teenagers bring a little “chill” to their summer break with the return of their annual summer teen program. Beginning Friday June 28th, 2019 the City will kick off Dive-In Movie…

Special prosecutor reviewing alleged attack on Jussie Smollett months after charges dropped

Chicago, IL (ABC) — A special prosecutor is now investigating the alleged attack on actor Jussie Smollett. Charges against the actor were dropped in March, but police stand by their conclusion that Smollett orchestrated the attack on himself. Here’s ABC’s Elizabeth Hur. Categories: Digital Exclusives and Features, Entertainment News, National News

Bi-Parisian bill would make tech companies share how much they make off your data

(CNN) —  Have you ever stop to ask yourself how much you’re worth? A Bi-Partisan bill in the U.S. Senate is asking for you. It’s part of the “Dashboard Act” a bill which would force top tech companies to tell us how much they make from our data. That includes Facebook, Google, Amazon, Twitter and any other “commercial data operators”…