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Ford Recalling 100,610 Vehicles For Safety Issues

Ford is recalling 100,610 vehicles in North America for various safety defects.

07/08/2014

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Making The Most Of A Part-Time Work Trend

They’ve worked hard for four years, donned the cap and gown and gotten that diploma, but now many college grads with plans to get started in the “real” world with a full-time job complete with benefits are finding only part-time work.

07/06/2014

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Millennials Look For Steals And Deals While Shopping

These days it’s millennials who have gone coupon crazy, looking for steals and deals in both in person and online.

07/03/2014

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Florida Medicaid Privatization Underway Statewide

In a move to privatize the Medicaid program, at least three million recipients are transitioning to managed care.

07/02/2014

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NTSB: Parasailing Accidents ‘Frequently Caused By Faulty Equipment’

An investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) found parasailing to be a largely unregulated industry with serious accidents caused by faulty equipment.

07/01/2014

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FTC: T-Mobile Made Millions In Bogus Charges

Federal regulators are alleging T-Mobile USA knowingly made hundreds of millions off it’s customers in potentially bogus charges.

07/01/2014

Graco announced Tuesday it is recalling harness buckles used on approximately 1.9 million car seats manufactured between July 2010 and May 2013.  (Source: GracoBuckleRecall.com)

Manufacturer Recalls Nearly Two Million Infant Car Seats

Nearly two million children’s car seats are being recalled over issues with their harness buckles. Graco announced Tuesday it is recalling harness buckles used on approximately 1.9 million car seats manufactured between July 2010 and May 2013.

07/01/2014

Monster Mac from McDonald's secret menu. (Source: CBS4)

You’ve Likely Eaten Here, But Have You Tried The Secret Menu?

Did you know there are “secret menus” people are ordering from at a bunch of restaurants now?

06/30/2014

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Social Media Mood Swings Tracked By Facebook

Can social media posts make you happy or sad? An experiment by Facebook is now coming under fire.

06/30/2014

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Florida Lottery Officials Warn Of Email Scam

If you check your email inbox and see a letter from the Florida Lottery, be careful.

06/30/2014

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Gadgets & Gizmos Galore At CES 2013

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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.

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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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