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NFL Increasing Domestic Violence Bans

Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second.

08/28/2014

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Report: Pouncey Could Be Charged In Nightclub Brawl

There are new developments involving the assault allegations Pittsburgh Steelers’ center Maurkice Pouncey and his twin are facing.

08/07/2014

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Cold Weather Drains Your Cell Phone

Snow, ice, cold, and wind are making life miserable — and you may have noticed it’s also taking a toll on cell phones and other electronics used outdoors.

01/27/2014

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Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.

01/02/2014

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Experts Warn Against Storing 9-Volt Batteries In ‘Junk Drawer’ Due To Fire Hazard

Do you have a junk drawer somewhere in your house? Most people do, and most of us probably don’t give a second thought to what we put in it.

08/22/2012

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Consumer Reports Puts AA Batteries To Test

You’re probably finishing up your holiday shopping and chances are there are some electronics on your list. If you’re figuring out which batteries to buy to power those devices, Consumer Reports has put some of the most popular brands to the test to help save you money and time.

12/21/2011

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Expert Suggestions On Prolonging Your Smartphone Battery

How many times have you picked up your smartphone only to find the battery on its last leg? These days, we count on our phones for doing way more than just making calls. We use them to get directions, shop online and even play games. That’s just to name a few things. But a dead battery really stops us in our tracks. So, what can you do to keep the battery from always dying?

06/01/2011

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