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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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GM Recalls 7.6 Million Cars For Ignition Switches

General Motors is recalling at least 7.6 million more vehicles dating back to 1997 to fix faulty ignition switches as the company’s safety crisis continues to grow.

06/30/2014

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GM Won’t Limit Ignition Switch Crash Compensation

Kenneth Feinberg, one of the country’s top compensation experts, is prepared to pay out billions of General Motors’ money to victims of crashes in GM small cars, as long as they have proof the cars’ ignition switches were at fault.

06/30/2014

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Wearable Devices That Help To Keep You Safe

Start-up companies are creating fashionable gadgets that will sound the alarm if you find yourself in trouble.

06/29/2014

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Aereo Suspends Service After Supreme Court Ruling

Online-streaming service Aereo Inc. has suspended it’s service just three days after a U.S. Supreme Court judge dealt them an unfavorable ruling.

06/29/2014

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Never Lose Luggage Again With GPS Bag Tag

There’s GPS for your car, your kids and even your dog. Now new GPS technology can help you keep track of your luggage, even if it gets lost at the airport.

06/27/2014

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Nestle Recalls Ice Cream Due to Packaging Error

Nestle USA has recalled 10,000 cartons of Haagen-Dazs chocolate peanut butter ice cream because the packages are mislabeled.

06/27/2014

The world headquarters of General Motors in Detroit (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Preparing To Recall 33,000 Chevy Cruze Compacts

General Motors is getting ready to issue another recall. This time for about 33,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars.

06/26/2014

A GoPro Hero 3+ sits on display during the company's initial public offering (IPO) at the Nasdaq Stock Exchange on June 26, 2014 in New York City. GoPro's small, cheap video cameras, which can be mounted to capture unique points of view and record in high definition, have seen a surge in use for capturing everything from extreme sports to personal moments. (Source: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

GoPro Goes Public: Camera Maker Up 30 Percent

Camera maker GoPro Inc. made its debut in the stock market Thursday.

06/26/2014

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

Trader Joe’s To Open More South Florida Stores

Grocery Store Trader Joe’s is set to open new locations in South Florida.

06/26/2014

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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.

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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