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Ticking Time Bombs In The Bathroom

There could be danger lurking in some of South Florida bathrooms. Exploding toilets are ticking time bombs that could put you and millions of others at risk.

04/08/2014

Amazon Announces Set Top Video Device

Amazon Unveils Fire TV Set-Top Streaming Device

Fire TV, on sale Wednesday, is Amazon’s new set-top box which the company says has better speed, performance and search functions than other streaming boxes.

04/02/2014

Florida Money

FL’s Economy Is Better Yet Officials Recognize Problems

Many Floridians have a little more money in their bank accounts according to a new analysis by state economists. While it appears Florida’s economy is showing signs of continued recovery, state economists pointed out some problems.

03/31/2014

y Sweet Baby Cuddle Care Baby Doll (Source: CBS)

Wal-Mart Recalling 174,000 Dolls Over Burn Risk

There’s a recall that parents of doll-playing children may need to know about. Wal-Mart has agreed to recall about 174,000 dolls after reports that the toy can overheat and potentially burn consumers.

03/25/2014

Florida Money

Consumer Confidence On The Rise In Florida

Florida’s consumers don’t seem to mind the still struggling recovery as consumer confidence continues to rise in the Sunshine State.

CBS Miami–03/25/2014

Tesla Model S (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Charges Ahead As Consumer Reports’ Top Car

Tesla Motors has been electrifying the automobile industry for several years and on Tuesday was rewarded by Consumer Reports which named the Model S the best overall vehicle.

CBS Miami–02/25/2014

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WhatsApp To Add Voice To Messaging Service

WhatsApp, the popular messaging service for smartphones that’s being acquired by Facebook, will soon be offering a voice service.

02/24/2014

carseat

3.8 Million Graco Child Car Seats Recalled

Be aware of what car seat you are using to buckle in your little ones as Graco, a popular baby product brand, has issued a recall on some of the items that caregivers may use.

02/11/2014

Economy

Foreclosure Settlement Means Checks For Some Floridians

Some Floridians who lost their homes to foreclosure will receive a check as part of a national settlement with five major banks.

01/25/2014

Neiman Marcus in Coral Gables, FL.
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Neiman Marcus: 1.1M Credit And Debit Cards Compromised

More than one million debit and credit card users may have had their information compromised during the Neiman Marcus security breach.

01/23/2014

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