| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:03 AM
All the moms were talking about it yesterday at the pool: the renewed concern about spray sunscreen.
Check out this article from Consumer Reports.
The Food and Drug Administration is currently researching these sprays, testing to see if they cause...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:09 AM
IKEA is recalling a series of wall-mounted lamps for children. A toddler in Europe died after becoming tangled in the light's cord while in his crib.
2.9 million of these lamps were sold in the United States.
Click here for more information from...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Connecticut’s increasingly popular wine industry appears to stand alone among U.S. wine-growing states, and not necessarily in a good way.
Our law allows as much as 75 percent of the grapes used in a “Connecticut” wine to come from...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Marijuana is going mainstream: Totally legal in Colorado and Washington; medicinally legal in Connecticut, 19 other states and the District of Columbia. But is it mainstream safe?
Connecticut's new medical pot law requires state-licensed growers to...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Let's say you're a really good home baker, so good that all your friends want what you're making and insist on paying you for those cakes or pies or cookies.
In a whole bunch of states, from Rhode Island to California, that wouldn't be a terrible...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:32 AM
This 'Baby Einstein' Musical Motion Activity Jumper is being recalled after more than 100 reports of incidents, including 61 injuries. The sun toy can snap backwards and cause bruising or lacerations on a child's face. This item was sold at Target,...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Pottery Barn Kids is recalling the Sweet Lambie Crib Bumper because the thread in the stitching can unravel and become tangled around an baby.
Click here for more information from the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Also, H&M is recalling this...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 12:05 PM
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| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:32 AM
By Deb Acord
Americans love technology. The quest for the newest gadgets that keep us connected anytime, anywhere, fuels our society.
So it shouldn’t be surprising to learn that consumers are beginning to view the switch to...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 9:13 AM
By Jim Gorzelany
A perfect alignment of market forces in recent months has made leasing a car more financially advantageous and appealing to a wider range of consumers.
“High resale values and low interest rates are contributing...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 12:15 PM
By Mark Williams, PickupTrucks.com
The resident auto expert at Forbes.com just wrote a story about the toughest trucks of 2012. The article (with an admittedly great title) is both odd and interesting because of the criteria.
Forbes made the first cut...