| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:09 PM
IKEA is recalling the KRITTER and SNIGLAR junior beds due to a laceration hazard. Several of the metal rods that connect the bed rail to the frame have broken.
Click here for more information from the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
| 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.
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| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:21 AM
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| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Hector Epelbaum, the new rabbi at Temple Beth Israel in Sunrise, has a message for people who ask what the synagogue can offer them. Epelbaum wants them to ask themselves, "How can I be involved and what can I give?"
Epelbaum, 54, said he looks at a...
| Sep 6, 2014
A freshly made, bacon-maple donut, and a cherry Italian ice and vanilla custard swirl. What do these two desserts have in common? They both are sold — sometimes in the same cup — at YoNutz, a recently opened dessert shop that specializes in...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Microsoft Corp. will buy wind power from a new Illinois wind farm for the next 20 years to offset its power needs, part of a plan by the technology company to become offset its carbon output.
The 175-megawatt wind farm is under construction 60 miles...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:13 PM
My mom likes to say that she left South America for the Land of Opportunity, only to have South America follow her here. It's our bit of gallows humor for talking about rising economic inequity here in the United States — an inequity that appears to...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Here’s an ingenious idea for getting shelter dogs up for adoption out into the public eye: put their pictures in a furnishings store. In Singapore, two shelter agencies — Save Our Street Dogs and Animal Lovers League — collaborated...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:25 AM
The latest food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in U.S. coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King Worldwide Inc and others, as well as McDonald's products as far away as Japan.
McDonald's Corp and KFC's parent Yum Brands Inc apologized to Chinese...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The property market in Brazil appears to be heating up and, mark my words, I plan to dive in with the zeal of seasoned real estate pros like Donald Trump or that Barbara woman from "Shark Tank."
At issue is what to do with 12 soccer stadiums that were...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 11:03 AM
"East Los High" (Hulu). A welcome second season for this Web-based Latino teen drama, set in East Los Angeles, begins this week, following some gap-bridging prequels. Originally created with an educational ulterior motive, specifically to address and...