Consumer

More companies are giving bonuses instead of raises.  (Source: CBS)

More Companies Giving Bonuses Instead Of Raises

They say that hard work pays off. These days more and more workers are finding that pay off comes in the form of a one time bonus instead of an annual pay raise.

07/22/2015

Olive the Boston Terrier (Source: CBS4)

Hemp Used As New Pain Reliever For Pets

We hear a lot about medical marijuana and its ability to relieve pain for people. Now some pet owners are saying something similar might help their dogs and cats.

07/21/2015

Sunscreen

Results Of New Sunscreen Testing Not So Sunny

If you buy sunscreen based on its SPF rating, you may be getting shortchanged.

07/20/2015

Shoppers line up inside Trader Joe's. (Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Trader Joe’s To Open This Fall In Davie

Attention Trader Joe’s devotees, the wait is almost over. The chain’s seventh store in South Florida, located in the Tower Shops on University Drive in Davie, will open September 25th.

07/20/2015

Liquid Laundry Pods  (Source: CBS)

Consumer Group Warns Against Danger Of Laundry Pods

They are colorful and convenient, but Consumer Reports is no longer recommending the use of liquid laundry detergent pods because of the high-rates of accidental poisonings in young children.

07/17/2015

Airbag (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Auto Safety Agency Chief In Miami On Air Bag Tour

National Highway Traffic Safety Administrator Mark Rosekind was in Miami Wednesday on a tour dealing with defective air bags.

07/15/2015

A picture of the sun over South Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Florida Voters May Have To Decide Between 2 Solar Energy Amendments

Voters in the Sunshine State may have to choose between two rival proposals dealing with solar energy.

07/15/2015

New hope for female hair loss.  (Source: CBS)

New Options To Treat Female Hair Loss

Thinning hair can be tough to handle, especially for women, who make up 40 percent of all hair loss sufferers. Women haven’t always had as many treatment options as men but now there’s new hope on the horizon.

07/15/2015

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Amazon vs Walmart: The Battle Of The Summer Sales Begins

Black Friday is more than four months away but there is already a battle underway for your holiday dollars.

CBS Miami–07/14/2015

(AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)

Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Less Than A Month Away

Shoppers who want to lessen the blow of stocking up on school supplies take note; the back-to-school sales tax holiday is less than a month away.

07/14/2015

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AAA’s Safest Cars For Teens

Safety, style and reliability make this list of cars top picks by AAA Car Buying experts.

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Hot Holiday Toys 2011

Here’s a look at the top 10 holiday toys. Toys on this list were featured by popular stores like Toys “R” Us, Amazon.com and Target.

Lufthansa's Airbus A-380, the world's largest airplane, taxis in after landing for the first time at MIA on Friday, June 10, 2011. (CBS4)

World’s Largest Passenger Plane Arrives At MIA

The largest passenger airliner in the world is coming to Miami. Lufthansa has announced that it will be the first airline to offer scheduled Airbus A380 service to Miami with daily flights between Frankfurt and Miami beginning June 10, 2011.

Airport body scans are seen by agents in a separate room, who do not see passengers’ faces. (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

What Not To Wear In The TSA Security Line

Everyone bundled up, ready to go for an airplane ride to Grandma’s house? You might want to double check your family before you get in line at the airport. With 42.2 million Americans projected to take to the skies for Thanksgiving, the public outcry over intrusive body scans and invasive pat downs by the TSA could make the security line even more long and frustrating. Want to avoid setting off the security alarms and a TSA pat down? Just look over your traveling clothes one more time.

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