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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

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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

Skee Ball (Source: Wiki Commons/Headexplodie)

Gov. Scott Signs Off On Amusement Games Bill

Two years after state lawmakers effectively shut down Internet cafes across the state, Gov. Rick Scott has signed a bill aimed at making sure that businesses such as Dave & Buster’s and Chuck E. Cheese’s are not inadvertently affected.

06/03/2015

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Insurers On Federal Exchanges Propose Rate Increases

Those who purchase health insurance through the federal government exchange could see a substantial increase in their premiums next year.

06/02/2015

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Delta Hopes To Streamline Boarding Process By Preloading Carry-Ons

Delta Air Lines is rolling out a new program which aims to streamline the boarding process.

06/02/2015

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Nestlé Says It Will Remove Artificial Flavorings In 250 Brands

There’s been a recent wave of companies and restaurants removing artificial flavoring from their products, now Nestlé is joining the list.

06/02/2015

In this photo illustration the logo on an Apple iPad is seen on August 6, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo illustration by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Apple Buys A Maker Of Futuristic Augmented-Reality Software

Apple has bought a company that makes augmented-reality software, which adds information or images to real-world scenes when viewed through a special headset or even a smartphone camera.

05/30/2015

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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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