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Gov’t: AT&T To Pay $105M For ‘Cramming’ Charges

State Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced a large, national settlement with AT&T Mobility for a practice called “cramming.”

10/08/2014

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People Conflicted About The Conflict Kitchen

Conflict Kitchen’s new menu has definitely brought some controversy. We find out how it’s business is handling these “conflicting” views.

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Consumer Reports Puts New Windows To The Test

Consumer Reports just put two dozen of the most popular brands and styles through rigorous wind, rain, and climate tests to find the best for your house.

10/07/2014

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GM Issues Three Recalls

Another recall from General Motors.

10/03/2014

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Angie’s List: Tips For Finding An Auto Body Shop

Whether it’s a small dent or major damage, dealing with the aftermath of a car crash can be overwhelming.

10/02/2014

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Consumer Reports Tests Car Seats For Kids

The latest research shows kids are safest if kept in a rear-facing car seat until the age of two.

10/01/2014

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Being Savvy With Coupons Could Help Consumers Save More

Whether you’re buying food or clothes, saving money is always nice.

09/30/2014

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Some Banks Raising Fees For ATMs, Overdrafts

Hold on to your wallet, some banks are raising their ATM fees for non-bank customers.

09/29/2014

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Consumer Reports: iPhone 6 Bendgate Overblown

Apple has been taking a lot of heat with reports that its new iPhone 6 phones bend under pressure.

09/29/2014

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Ford Recalls 850K Cars On Short Circuit Concerns

Ford is recalling about 850,000 cars and SUVs because of a problem that could stop the air bags from working in a crash.

09/26/2014

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Prices At The Pump Head Below $3 In Much Of US

The price of a gallon of gasoline may soon start with a “2” across much the country.

09/25/2014

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Walmart Gets Into Banking With No-Fee Checking

Move over PNC, Citizens, and those other banks. Walmart is moving into banking.

09/24/2014

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Consumer Reports’ Survey Looks At Tech Support Services

You know that dreaded moment when your hard drive crashes. If you’re like most people, you can’t fix it yourself. Do you know where to turn?

09/23/2014

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Reports: iPhone 6 May Bend In Your Pocket

Apple sold a record 10-million units of the iPhone 6 the first weekend the smartphone was offered.

09/23/2014

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Sears Pulling Out Of Century III Mall

The current owners of the Century III mall say it’s not a dead facility, but that it’s a facility on its way back.

09/22/2014

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Dave Crawley Receives “Bill Burns” Award

Dave Crawley Receives “Bill Burns” Award

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Does It Really Do That?

Infomercials and advertisements claim their products make life easier. KDKA-TV’s Jennifer Antkowiak puts these claims to the test.

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Objects Of Affection

Love isn’t just the people we love. In this technological age, we love our gadgets as well. KDKA-TV staffers reveal the objects of their affection!

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Shop Safely Online This Holiday Season

If heading to a crowded shopping mall is something you dread this time of year, you might be thinking about doing some of your holiday shopping online. Follow these tips to ensure cyber shopping experience pays off in the long run.

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Lemon Law: 2010 Car Complaint Index

The complaint index is based on a ratio of the number of complaints for each vehicle to the sales of that vehicle. The numbers represent relative index scores, not the number of complaints received. The […]

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Does It Really Do That?

Some of those infomercials that you see on TV make certain products look like things you just can’t afford to live without; but do they really live up to all the hype? Before you invest, […]

A child robot "Child-robot with Biomimetic Body" or CB2 (CB square), equipped with 51 air actuators, 5 motors and 197 tactile sensors under soft silicone skin on its child sized body, measuring 130cm tall and weighing 33kg at his laboratory in Osaka University in Suita city in Osaka prefecture on March 10, 2009. (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Robot Craze

Japan appears to be leading the way in robotic technology. Here’s a look at some of the country’s creations.

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