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Unreal Deals: Be Weary Of Lead-Glass Filled Gems

Second only to diamonds in the hierarchy of precious gems, rubies are the most valued of all the colored stones. Making it a top reason to replicate them.

05/09/2015

Blue Bell Ice Cream  (Source: CBS4)

FDA Not Aware Of Listeria At Blue Bell Plant Before Outbreak

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says it was never told listeria was found in a Blue Bell Creameries facility.

05/09/2015

Baby's Dream recalls cribs and furniture. (Source: CPSC)

Cribs and Furniture Recalled Due To Violation Of Lead Paint Standard

Thousands of cribs and baby furniture have been recalled due to a violation of lead paint standard.

05/08/2015

Carolyn Clarke has been trying a new set of contacts called Acuvue Define Lenses. The contact lenses give her eyes a new defining border. (Source: CBS4)

Contacts Craze: Lenses That Make You Look Younger

There are all kinds of things out there that millions of people do every day to make themselves look younger. But here’s one you may not have heard of yet: Contact lenses that take years off your look.

05/07/2015

Lead-glass filled earrings. (Source: CBS4)

Buyer Beware: Real Rubies Or Fake Gems?

Second only to diamonds in the hierarchy of precious gems, rubies are the most valued of all the colored stones.

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Airlines Bring In More Money From Bag, Reservations Fees

Airlines in the United States, earning billions, are now making more on fees for checked bags and reservation changes.

05/05/2015

CUERO, TX - MARCH 26: Natural gas is flared off at a plant outside of the town of Cuero, Texas. Texas, which in just the last five years has tripled its oil production . (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Duke Energy Buys Stake In Proposed Pipeline In Florida

Electric Utility giant Duke Energy bought ownership in the proposed Sabal Trail natural gas pipeline that will run through Florida.

05/05/2015

IKEA Mattress Recall (Source: Consumer Product Safety Commission)

IKEA Expands Crib Mattress Recall Due To Risk Of Entrapment

Does your precious bundle of joy count sheep on a mattress from IKEA? If so, it’s time to stop as the as the furniture retailer has expanded its recall of crib mattresses.

05/04/2015

MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 19:  People look at a Tesla Motors vehicle on the showroom floor at the Dadeland Mall on February 19, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  Tesla said today it earned $46 million in the fourth quarter on a non-adjusted basis, or 33 cents a share, causing shares in the company to jump 12 percent.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Tesla CEO Plugs Into New Market With Home Battery System

Car maker Tesla is hoping the world will disconnect from power plants by using the company’s solar panel-connected batteries in homes and businesses.

05/02/2015

Smart Sports Equipment (Source: CBS)

New Smart Sports Gadgets Can Improve Your Game

They can help everyday athletes improve their skills like the pros – smart gadgets designed to help your golf game, baseball swing, basketball dribble, soccer kick even your running stride.

05/01/2015

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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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