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2013 New York Auto Show

Acura Recalls Two SUV Models

Acura has recalled two models of their SUVs because the automatic emergency braking system can malfunction.

06/11/2015

Blue Bell Ice Cream  (Source: CBS4)

Blue Bell: Listeria Source Likely Identified

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter HOUSTON (CBSMiami/AP) — Blue Bell Creameries says they believe the listeria found in one of its facilities is likely linked to a non-sanitary room. Meantime, the company has not  pinpointed a single source for the contamination […]

06/10/2015

A woman looks at the internet site Pinterest.com (Photo credit KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Pinterest, Shopify To Launch “Buyable Pins”

It’s getting a lot easier to buy things through social media.

CBS Miami–06/09/2015

Go Fishing With Him

Tropical, Everglades Parks Make Top 100 For Family Fishing

Ah summer time, the kids are out of school, the weather is great and its time to hit the great outdoors.

06/08/2015

Diet Soda Cans

Pepsi Looking To Launch ‘Craft’ Fountain Sodas

Pepsi is attempting to appeal to people who are against big soda brands by launching a line of “craft” fountain sodas made with sugar.

06/05/2015

Big Lots recalls hanging chair due to fall hazard. (Source: CPSC)

Big Lots Hanging Chairs Recalled Due To Fall Hazard

A hanging chair, sold at Big Lots, is being recalled due to a fall hazard.

06/04/2015

The Subway restaurant logo is seen in Chantilly, Virginia on January 2, 2015.  AFP Photo/PAUL J. RICHARDS        (Photo Courtesy: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Subway To Drop Artificial Ingredients

Subway is now joining the list of companies dropping artificial ingredients from its menu.

06/04/2015

(Credit, Meghan Ross)

Warning On Websites Offering Cash For Gadgets

An online company is offering top dollar for old laptops, tablet and phones but the checks people are getting after sending their gadgets are far less than quoted.

06/03/2015

Flibanserin, the so called little pink pill,  is designed to do for women what Viagra does for men. (Source: CBS4)

FDA Taking Another Look At Sex Pill For Women

A drug to treat a lack of sexual desire in women is getting a third look by the Food and Drug Administration advisory panel.

06/03/2015

Beats Pill XL recalled (Source: CPSC)

Apple Recalls Beats Pill Speakers Due To Fire Hazard

Apple is recalling Beats Pill XL portable wireless speakers after receiving reports of the speakers overheating—including a burn to a user’s finger and damage to a desk.

06/03/2015

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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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