| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Toys R Us is recalling these remote-controlled helicopters.
According to the press release from the CPSC:
The rechargeable battery inside the helicopters can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers or nearby items. This recall involves...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 12:25 PM
Holiday shoppers will have another option for interest-free financing this year. However, it will come with restrictions.
Toys R Us announced an expansion of their layaway program to include in-store purchases.
The program begins on October 15 and is...
| May 10, 2012
| 6:55 PM
Nearly 21,000 inflatable slides for in-ground pools are being recalled following the death of a Colorado woman who fractured her neck.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission said the Banzai water slides can deflate, causing the rider to hit the ground...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 3:20 PM
For many, Black Friday shopping has become somewhat of a sport, from the sprint to get in line to formulating a game plan.
"I'm doing my research now. I'm checking all the paper ads and weekly sales and going from there," said Davin Testerman.
| Nov 25, 2011
| 12:51 PM
The turkey was still digesting when many Black Friday shoppers hit the stores. Some retailers did not wait until Black Friday to open their doors, opening as early at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving.
“We're just hanging with the crowd, we don't even...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:05 AM
If you take a stroll through the meat isle in the Kroger store on Crawfordsville Road, you're likely to find things in tip top shape.
"I'll walk through here, verify the packages aren't outside the bunkers, make sure they're in what we call the safe...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:12 AM
Spoiler alert: If you order holiday gifts online, they may come in packages with pictures of the items inside. Meaning, your child or spouse will get an unexpected peek at what will be wrapped later.
Shopping online is one way to beat the South...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:07 AM
Target announced Monday it will open at 9 p.m. Thanksgiving evening, the earliest it's ever started its Black Friday sales.
Last year, Target opened at midnight on Thanksgiving night.
"We heard from our guests that they look forward to kicking off their...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 8:51 AM
"Black Friday" may be a thing of the past.
That's because retailers are duking it out over who is the first store to open for the big annual holiday sales.
What used to be a day-after-Thanksgiving ritual, is now inching closer and closer to the...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Stores don’t want you to wait until Black Friday—and they’re trying to lure you with deals a week before the highly-publicized shopping day.
Toys R Us is one of the retailers trying to get a jump on Black Friday. They're offering hot...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 7:34 AM
You know what I’m talking about when I refer to “Jay face,’’ right? That pouty look that Jay Cutler flashes when things go badly? The one that every director of every televised Bears game has dedicated a camera to?