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Blower Vacuums Recalled Due to Fire, Burn Hazards
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Blower Vacuums Recalled Due to Fire, Burn Hazards

Two different models of blower vacuums are being recalled due to fire and burn hazards, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Read more »

Apr 16, 2015
Twitter to Recap 'Top Tweets'

Twitter to Recap 'Top Tweets'

Twitter said Thursday it was making several changes to its feeds, including a feature that recaps top tweets from... Read more »

Jan 22, 2015
Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.9%

Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.9%

NBC's Carrie Dann discusses what the good economic news means to the Obama administration. Watch »

Oct 3, 2014
Ex-Tesla Employee Posted Confidential Docs From Manager's Email Online: FBI

Ex-Tesla Employee Posted Confidential Docs From Manager's Email Online:...

A former Tesla engineer is facing charges for allegedly accessing his former manager’s work email, then posting... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
McDonald's to Roll Out All-Day Breakfast Oct. 6

McDonald's to Roll Out All-Day Breakfast Oct. 6

McDonald's announced Tuesday its highly anticipated decision to serve breakfast all day at all U.S. Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
New Chicago Target Could Be Equipped With a Bar

New Chicago Target Could Be Equipped With a Bar

A new Target store set to open in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood is on track to become the first ever Target... Read more »

Aug 27, 2015
Governor Negotiating to Keep GE in Connecticut

Governor Negotiating to Keep GE in Connecticut

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy revealed this week that his administration has been in close talks with GE to try to... Watch »

Aug 26, 2015
Sinking Currencies Signal Jitters on Emerging Economies

Sinking Currencies Signal Jitters on Emerging Economies

In emerging markets worldwide, currencies are plunging over fears that developing economies are on the verge of... Read more »

Aug 21, 2015
Huggies Investigating Claims of Glass Found in Baby Wipes

Huggies Investigating Claims of Glass Found in Baby Wipes

Huggies is investigating after a video made by a mother in Guam purporting to show fiberglass in its baby wipes was... Read more »

Aug 21, 2015
Dow Falls More Than 500 Points

Dow Falls More Than 500 Points

The Dow fell more than 500 points Friday, plunging for a second straight day and hitting a 10 percent decline from... Read more »

Aug 21, 2015
Dow Falls Nearly 360 Points After China Markets Slump

Dow Falls Nearly 360 Points After China Markets Slump

The U.S. stock market is closing with its worst performance in 18 months, driven lower by another slump in Chinese... Read more »

Aug 20, 2015
Coca Cola to Publish Information on Nutrition Efforts

Coca Cola to Publish Information on Nutrition Efforts

Coca-Cola says it will start publishing information about its health and nutrition efforts after it was criticized... Read more »

Aug 20, 2015
How Subway Will Erase Jared Fogle From Its Brand

How Subway Will Erase Jared Fogle From Its Brand

The company that once benefited from Jared Fogle's weight loss story will now need to figure out how to erase him... Read more »

Aug 19, 2015
Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months

Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months

Tinder's latest CEO Christopher Payne just didn't match with the company. Payne is leaving the position after just... Read more »

Aug 13, 2015
CVS Online Photo Center Probes Possible Security Breach

CVS Online Photo Center Probes Possible Security Breach

CVS is warning customers that its online photo service may have suffered a data breach and has shut it down.Read more »

Jul 17, 2015
Startup Set to Sell 3-D Printed Cars Next Year

Startup Set to Sell 3-D Printed Cars Next Year

An Arizona startup has announced they will sell the first 3-D printed car beginning in 2016. Local Motors said there Read more »

Jul 8, 2015
China's Plunging Stock Market Causes Concerns for Millions of Investors

China's Plunging Stock Market Causes Concerns for Millions of...

Recent falls in the Chinese stock market have caused panic for millions in that country as they remain unsure of the... Read more »

Jul 7, 2015
Student Loan Rates Drop, But For How Long?

Student Loan Rates Drop, But For How Long?

More than 1.2 trillion dollars in student loans are taken out by more than 40 million consumers, with an average... Watch »

Jul 7, 2015
Final Women's World Cup Match Most Watched U.S. Soccer Game

Final Women's World Cup Match Most Watched U.S. Soccer Game

The US Women's soccer team broke the record for most World Cup wins when they notched their third championship... Read more »

Jul 6, 2015
America on 4 Wheels: Muscle Cars Rule Again

America on 4 Wheels: Muscle Cars Rule Again

After years of hand-wringing over fuel economy, Americans are once again buying flashy, powerful muscle cars —... Read more »

Jul 4, 2015
 

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