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Justin O'Shea attends the Jason Wu fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 at Spring Studios on September 5, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

Justin O’Shea: The Mover & Shaker Of Fashion

Art Basel is about much more than just the art. It’s a who’s who from celebrities to fashion industry icons and insiders. One of them is Justin O’Shea. You may not know his name, but he’s well known for his eye for fashion.

12/05/2014

"Jax Ale Trail" is a campaign meant to educate locals and visitors about the beer-makers in Jacksonville. (Source: www.visitjacksonville.com/)

Jax Ale Trail Launched To Promote City Beer Makers

Beer is booming in Jacksonville and the city is ready to promote its new bubbly persona.

12/05/2014

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Take Them Or Toss Them? Examining Expired Meds

Have you ever pulled a bottle of pills out of your medicine cabinet only to see that they’re expired? Are they safe to take? And will they still work?

12/04/2014

Honda, Nissan and Toyota are recalling more than 3 million vehicles due to an airbag problem. (Source: AP)

Honda To Expand Airbag Recall Nationwide

Honda is expanding a recall of driver’s side air bags to all 50 states.

12/03/2014

The airbag unit for the passenger seat of a Toyota Motor Corp. vehicle is seen at the company's showroom in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Takata Corp. faces its biggest recall crisis in almost two decades after defective airbag inflators led Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. to call back more than 3 million vehicles. (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Takata: Evidence Doesn’t Support National Recall

Even though their airbags have erupted – flinging shrapnel at drivers – Takata Corp. claims a nationwide air bag recall is unfounded.

12/03/2014

BEIJING, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 20: A customer inspects the new iPhone at the Wangfujing flagship store on September 20, 2013 in Beijing, China. Apple launched the new iPhone 5C model that will run iOS 7 is made from hard-coated polycarbonate and comes in various colors and the iPhone 5S that features fingerprint recognition security. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

‘Do Not Call’ List Doesn’t Do What You Think

Many people who have been on the ‘National Do Not Call Registry’ for years say at some point it started to feel like it just wasn’t working.

12/01/2014

Examples of unsafe toys are shown during a press conference at the US Public Interest Group as they release the 29th annual Trouble in Toyland report about dangerous or toxic toys in Washington, DC, December 1, 2014. The report reveals the results of laboratory testing on toys for toxic chemicals, including lead, chromium and phthalates, as well as examples of toys that pose chocking hazards, extremely loud toys that can lead to hearing loss and powerful toy magnets which can cause serious injury if swallowed. (AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB) (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

There’s Some “Trouble In Toyland” Report Shows

A safety organization has released a report warning shoppers to check and double check the toys on their holiday shopping list.

12/01/2014

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Maximize Deals & Discounts On Cyber Monday

With the long Black Friday weekend behind us, say hello to Cyber Monday. But as you point, click and purchase, or even just surf social media, remember you may be letting marketers know more than what you bargained for.

12/01/2014

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Wish Granted: Same Day Delivery For The Holidays

A procrastinator’s holiday wish come true: Presents ordered at the last minute can now show up under the Christmas tree that same day.

11/29/2014

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Consumer Group Lists ’10 Worst Toys’ For Kids

A light-up bow whose arrows are advertised as flying up to 145 feet and the “Catapencil” — a pencil with a miniature slingshot-style launcher on its end — are on an annual list of unsafe toys released Wednesday by a Massachusetts-based consumer watchdog group.

11/29/2014

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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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