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Evenflo Recalls Infant Seats Due To Faulty Buckle

Evenflo is recalling more than 200,000 rear facing infant seats.

10/24/2014

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New Email Scam Involving Phony Packages Hits The Internet

With just over eight weeks until Christmas, a new scam involving packages has hit the Internet, and quite possibly, your email.

10/24/2014

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Consumer Reports: Exploring Advantages Of Apple Pay

Apple has released its virtual mobile wallet Apple Pay. It allows you to buy things at participating stores with the tap of one of the new iPhones – the Apple 6 or 6 Plus.

10/23/2014

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Apps Make Shopping As Easy As Point, Shoot, Buy

PITTSBURGH (CBS) — Shopping in a store or even online could soon be a thing of the past. Imagine being able to buy whatever you want simply by taking a picture of it from a […]

10/22/2014

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Millions Of Autos Recalled Because Of Faulty Air Bags

Injury or death by airbag — it’s a significant claim that auto manufacturers are taking seriously, as a growing number of individuals are hurt like Stephanie Erdman who barely survived.

10/21/2014

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Vehicles With Air Bag Problem That Should Be Fixed

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million car owners whose air bag inflators have been recalled to get them repaired.

10/20/2014

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Get Marty: Woman Gets Help Tackling $13,000 Electricity Bill

A Wilkinsburg woman in desperate need of help for a massive electric bill reached out to KDKA-TV’S Get Marty for help.

09/29/2014

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Bravo Pet Foods Recalled After Salmonella Contamination

Some chicken and turkey Bravo pet foods are being recalled for possible salmonella contamination.

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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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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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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Apple’s New Operating System May Have Bugs

Just as a car cannot run without an engine, so also a smartphone cannot run without something called an operating system, Carnegie Mellon University professor Anind Dey told KDKA money editor Jon Delano on Friday.

09/19/2014

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Apple iPhone 6 Creates Market Stir

People lined up outside Apple stores Thursday night and even during the day on Friday just to get Apple’s latest smartphone — the iPhone 6.

09/19/2014

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Home Depot Breach May Mean New Credit Cards For Many

It sometimes seems as if every retail store has its customers’ credit and debit card information hacked by cyber criminals.

09/17/2014

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Consumer Reports Tests Head Lice Treatments, Recommends Best Options

Head lice affects as many as 12 million kids every year.

09/09/2014

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