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Duquesne Light Issues Warning About New Scam

Duquesne Light says scam artists continue to target its customers. They now have a new warning about what you need to watch out for.

01/30/2014

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Angie’s List Tips To Avoid Home Buying Heartache

Buying a home is an exciting adventure, but it can quickly turn to heartache.

01/30/2014

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Johns Hopkins Teaming Up With Allegheny Health Network

The statistics are stunning: 44 percent of American women will develop a life-threatening cancer in their lifetime.

01/24/2014

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Angie’s List: Wallpaper Coming Back Into Style

After fading from popularity decades ago, wallpaper is making a comeback. But it’s nothing like what you remember seeing in your grandma’s kitchen.

01/23/2014

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Consumer Reports Offers Advice For When To Repair Or Replace Appliances

Repair or replace? That’s always the question with appliances and electronics when they go on the fritz.

01/16/2014

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Angie’s List: Getting Your House In Order For 2014

There’s a lot of upkeep owning a home. If you’ve ignored any much-needed repairs, the New Year is a good time to take inventory of what needs attention.

01/16/2014

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Target Offers More Info On Credit Monitoring

There are new details on the Target data breach.

01/15/2014

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Consumer Reports: Steam-Cooked Meals – Cooking Revolution Or A Lot Of Hot Air?

Want a healthy dinner in a snap? What about a microwavable, steam-cooked meal?

01/14/2014

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Target Credit Card Theft Expands To Other Retailers

After upping the number of customers affected by its credit card information theft — from 40 to 70 million — Target says it’s doing everything it can to protect its shoppers through its zero liability policy.

01/13/2014

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Angie’s List: Victim Of A Bad Contractor? What You Can Do

No one sets out to hire a bad contractor. And yet, homeowners in the midst of remodeling or building projects do it every day.

01/09/2014

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County Hoping To Implement New System To Grade Restaurants

A new way of grading restaurants could be coming to Allegheny County.

01/09/2014

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Angie’s List: Read The Contract Before Joining A Gym

Getting in shape is always a popular New Year’s resolution. One way to do that is by joining a gym, but you may be asked to sign a contract.

01/03/2014

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New Year Means New Light Bulb Regulations

Get ready to say goodbye to the light bulbs we all grew up with.

12/30/2013

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Giant Eagle Issues Recall For Holiday Candies

There’s a new consumer alert for those that brought holiday candy at Giant Eagle.

12/28/2013

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Websites Now Selling Credit, Debit Card Information Stolen In Target Breach

Hackers stealing millions of debit and credit card accounts from customers at Target has dominated the headlines. But what happens to all that stolen data?

12/27/2013

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