Popular U.S. pizza chain Papa John's faces a $250 million class-action lawsuit for blasting customers with illegal text messages.
The plaintiffs allege that Papa John's franchises sent customers a total of 500,000 unwanted messages in early 2010. The spam texts offered deals for pizza, and some customers complained they were getting 15 or 16 texts in a row, even during the middle of the night, according Donald Heyrich, an attorney representing the class.
We've been waiting patiently and hungrily for the announcement of our new CNN colleague Anthony Bourdain's show, and at last it can be revealed. It's called "Parts Unknown" and will air on weekends beginning in spring 2013. Appetite whet? Tune into Piers Morgan tonight at 9 ET to hear what Bourdain and his Zero Point Zero crew will be serving up.
Five Harvard students launched a burger and a camera into space with a balloon. It may be the most soothing and delightful thing you see all day.
To celebrate the distinct pleasure of being an insider wherever you may be, CNN and Travel + Leisure are joining forces for the delicious multi-platform series "100 Places to Eat Like a Local."