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Angie’s List: Vinyl Siding Costing Homeowners Thousands

Solar distortion – that’s what they call it when a home’s vinyl siding melts due to reflected sunlight off of the windows next door.

07/16/2015

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GM Recalling Nearly 780K SUVs To Fix Power Lift Gate Problem

General Motors is recalling nearly 780,000 crossover SUVs mainly in North America because the rear power lift gates can suddenly fall and hit people.

07/10/2015

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Bottled Water Recalled After Tests Detect E. Coli At Source

A bottler says spring water recently shipped from two Pennsylvania plants could be contaminated with E. coli bacteria.

06/22/2015

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BBB Issues Customer Survey Scam Alert With Summer Twist

An old scam is back, but with a summer twist.

06/19/2015

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Some Niagara Water Bottles Contaminated With E.Coli

Officials are asking consumers not to drink some bottles of Niagara water, after it was discovered they may be contaminated with E.coli.

06/19/2015

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Angie’s List: Carpet Cleaning Tips From An Expert

Have you ever tried to clean coffee out of your carpet? How about wine or even blood? It’s no easy task.

06/11/2015

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Angie’s List: Protecting Your Dog From The New Flu Strain

A new strain of flu is affecting thousands of dogs all over the country. At least six in the Chicago area have died.

06/04/2015

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New Website And App Designed To Help Renters Estimate Utility Bills

One out of three Americans lives in a rental unit.

05/18/2015

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Walmart Explores Cutting Shipping Costs To Compete With Amazon Prime

Move over Amazon Prime. Walmart.com may be coming after you.

05/14/2015

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New Credit Cards With Chips Are Not Fool-Proof

The new credit card with a chip is a response to all those credit card breaches at stores like Target, Kmart, Staples, and Home Depot.

05/14/2015

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Angie’s List: Tips For Choosing A Storage Shed

This week’s Angie’s List report offers tips on choosing a storage shed.

05/14/2015

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Angie’s List: Taking The Stress Out Of Moving

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It does not matter if you are going across town or across the country, moving your home and family can be stressful. There’s a lot to consider when hiring a mover, and […]

04/23/2015

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Nearly 1-Million Trek Bikes Recalled After Rider Is Paralyzed

Nearly one-million Trek bikes in the United States and Canada are being recalled after a person was paralyzed.

04/21/2015

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Nordstrom Rack Officially Coming To Old Northway Mall Site

It’s welcome news for fans of Nordstrom department store.

04/07/2015

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