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  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Friday, February 23 2018 2:29 PM EST2018-02-23 19:29:37 GMT
    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.
    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash.

    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash. Blue Buffalo makes natural cat and dog food and treats and had $1.3 billion in net sales last year.

    General Mills is buying organic pet food company Blue Buffalo for $8 billion in cash. Blue Buffalo makes natural cat and dog food and treats and had $1.3 billion in net sales last year.

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 23, 2018

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-02-23 13:58:31 GMT
    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.
    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.

    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.

    In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $1.7 billion in Snap's market value. BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it's going to reach out to gun makers to understand their response to the school shooting in Florida. And Airbnb is going upscale.

  • Hottest toys of the 2018 holiday season

    Hottest toys of the 2018 holiday season

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-02-23 16:43:43 GMT

    News 12 got a sneak peek look at some of the hottest toys of the upcoming 2018 holiday season while visiting the North American International Toy Fair.

    News 12 got a sneak peek look at some of the hottest toys of the upcoming 2018 holiday season while visiting the North American International Toy Fair.

  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:32 PM EST2018-02-22 19:32:24 GMT
    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."
    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."

    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."

    Ford's North American president is leaving the company over "inappropriate behavior."

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 22, 2018

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-02-22 13:58:26 GMT
    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.
    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.

    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.

    Snapchat is standing by its unpopular redesign. Bill Gates appeared on the "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Wednesday. And Krispy Kreme and Hershey are teaming up for a second time.

  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 21

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 21

    Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings.Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings.

    Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings. CEO Glenn Fogel says the change reflects the company's focus on its largest brand, booking.com.

    Priceline Group has a new name. The online travel company is officially changing its name to Booking Holdings. CEO Glenn Fogel says the change reflects the company's focus on its largest brand, booking.com.

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 21, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 21, 2018

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:21 AM EST2018-02-21 14:21:50 GMT
    Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.

    Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.

    Is Hulu too popular for its own good? Amazon is taking its first step into the pharmaceutical business. Lucky Charms is releasing a new marshmallow.

  • Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 20

    Cheddar afternoon business report for Feb. 20

    Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.

    Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.

    Bitcoin appears to be headed for a rebound. The cryptocurrency surged past the $11,000 mark after losing much of its value earlier this month, plunging below $6,000 for the first time since November.

  • Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 20, 2018

    Cheddar morning business report for Feb. 20, 2018

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:50 AM EST2018-02-20 13:50:14 GMT
    Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK -Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK -

    Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK - a shortage of chicken. 

    Samsung's Galaxy S9 comes out this weekend, but a ton of leaked images have already made their way online. Elon Musk's Boring Company just got a preliminary government approval to build an underground hyperloop in DC. And KFC has a big problem in the UK - a shortage of chicken. 

  • Micromanufacturing hub launches at Brooklyn Army Terminal

    Micromanufacturing hub launches at Brooklyn Army Terminal

    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:51 PM EST2018-02-16 01:51:19 GMT
    A new micromanufacturing hub has launched at the Brooklyn Army Terminal.A new micromanufacturing hub has launched at the Brooklyn Army Terminal.

    A new micromanufacturing hub has launched at the Brooklyn Army Terminal.

    A new micromanufacturing hub has launched at the Brooklyn Army Terminal.

  • BK Chamber of Commerce asks what's next for borough

    BK Chamber of Commerce asks what's next for borough

    Monday, February 12 2018 6:08 PM EST2018-02-12 23:08:10 GMT
    The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce recently put out a study that asks what's next for the borough over the next 100 years.The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce recently put out a study that asks what's next for the borough over the next 100 years.

    The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce recently put out a study that asks what's next for the borough over the next 100 years.

    The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce recently put out a study that asks what's next for the borough over the next 100 years.

  • Crown Heights community raises money to keep hardware store open

    Crown Heights community raises money to keep hardware store open

    Thursday, February 8 2018 11:30 PM EST2018-02-09 04:30:43 GMT
    Residents are trying to save a Crown Heights hardware store that's been in business for more than two decades from closure.Residents are trying to save a Crown Heights hardware store that's been in business for more than two decades from closure.

    Residents are trying to save a Crown Heights hardware store that's been in business for more than two decades from closure.

    Residents are trying to save a Crown Heights hardware store that's been in business for more than two decades from closure.

  • Bed-Stuy Farm, food pantry struggle to stay open

    Bed-Stuy Farm, food pantry struggle to stay open

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 6:29 PM EST2018-02-06 23:29:37 GMT
    The Bed-Stuy Farm and a food pantry are struggling to stay open to help neighbors in need.The Bed-Stuy Farm and a food pantry are struggling to stay open to help neighbors in need.

    The Bed-Stuy Farm and a food pantry are struggling to stay open to help neighbors in need.

    The Bed-Stuy Farm and a food pantry are struggling to stay open to help neighbors in need.

  • Whole Foods 365 opens in Brooklyn

    Whole Foods 365 opens in Brooklyn

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 6:12 PM EST2018-01-31 23:12:16 GMT
    The 365 by Whole Foods Market has officially opened its doors in Brooklyn's Fort Greene section.The 365 by Whole Foods Market has officially opened its doors in Brooklyn's Fort Greene section.

    The 365 by Whole Foods Market has officially opened its doors in Brooklyn's Fort Greene section.

    The 365 by Whole Foods Market has officially opened its doors in Brooklyn's Fort Greene section.

  • Lower cost Whole Foods Market 365 comes to Brooklyn

    Lower cost Whole Foods Market 365 comes to Brooklyn

    Tuesday, January 30 2018 10:06 AM EST2018-01-30 15:06:43 GMT
    A brand-new Whole Foods Market 365 is opening up in Fort Greene in just a few days, the seventh such store in the country.A brand-new Whole Foods Market 365 is opening up in Fort Greene in just a few days, the seventh such store in the country.

    A brand-new Whole Foods Market 365 is opening up in Fort Greene in just a few days, the seventh such store in the country. 

    A brand-new Whole Foods Market 365 is opening up in Fort Greene in just a few days, the seventh such store in the country. 

  • Flatbush Caton Market holds grand opening at new location

    Flatbush Caton Market holds grand opening at new location

    Saturday, January 27 2018 10:40 PM EST2018-01-28 03:40:04 GMT
    The new Flatbush Caton Market held its grand opening this weekend, hosting vendors from all over the world.The new Flatbush Caton Market held its grand opening this weekend, hosting vendors from all over the world.

    The new Flatbush Caton Market held its grand opening this weekend, hosting vendors from all over the world. 

    The new Flatbush Caton Market held its grand opening this weekend, hosting vendors from all over the world. 

  • Black Small Business Expo held in Bed-Stuy

    Black Small Business Expo held in Bed-Stuy

    Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.

    Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.

    Dozens of small business owners gathered in Bedford-Stuyvesant Saturday to display their crafts to new customers.

  • Tax-filing deadline is tonight

    Tax-filing deadline is tonight

    News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.

    News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.

    News 12's Katie Lusso has some last-minute tips for deadline filers.

  • Widow struggles to raise money to save husband’s bar, Sunny’s, in Red Hook

    Widow struggles to raise money to save husband’s bar

    The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business.The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business.

    The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business. The bar predates both world wars and the invention of television. 

    The popular Sunny's bar in Red Hook may close its doors after decades in business. The bar predates both world wars and the invention of television. 

  • Federal tax bill hits hardest in District of Columbia

    Federal tax bill hits hardest in District of Columbia

    Federal tax bill hits hardest in District of Columbia

    Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns.Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns.
    (AP) - Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns. Data from the IRS and the Census Bureau show that three states - Delaware, Minnesota and Massachusetts - on average paid the most per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. The three states that paid the least per person are New Mexico, Mississippi and, at No. 50, West Virginia. But the residents of the District of Columbia paid more per person than those in...
    (AP) - Americans are preparing to meet the Tuesday deadline for filing their federal income tax returns. Data from the IRS and the Census Bureau show that three states - Delaware, Minnesota and Massachusetts - on average paid the most per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. The three states that paid the least per person are New Mexico, Mississippi and, at No. 50, West Virginia. But the residents of the District of Columbia paid more per person than those in...
  • NYC expands ferry service

    NYC expands ferry service

    Mayor Bill de BlasioMayor Bill de Blasio

    Monday marked the first official ride of one of the 20 New York City ferry boats to enter the New York Harbor as a mode of transportation. 

    Monday marked the first official ride of one of the 20 New York City ferry boats to enter the New York Harbor as a mode of transportation. 

  • Bay Ridge activists protest government military spending

    Bay Ridge activists protest government military spending

    Bay Ridge activists protest government military spendingBay Ridge activists protest government military spending

    A group of activists are protesting government military spending Tuesday.

    A group of activists are protesting government military spending Tuesday.

  • Some grocery stores unaware of hold on bag fee

    Some grocery stores unaware of hold on bag fee

    A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.

    A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.

    A viewer sent News 12 Brooklyn a photo of a receipt from Blue Ribbon Fruit Store on Avenue J showing the added charge.

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