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TSA's Privacy Law Violations May Lead to More Abuses

TSA's Privacy Law Violations May Lead to More Abuses...

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Former Prozac Users Slam FDA

They say hundreds of people have become victims of murder and suicide

A group of patients who once took the antidepressant drug Prozac accuse the Food and Drug Administration of covering up the drugs dangerous side effects fo...

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Ohio Settles With Craftmatic For $425,000

The company agreed to reimburse consumers $200,000

By entering into this order, Craftmatic and J. Kaz agreed to change many of their business practices in order to operate in compliance with the Ohio Consum...

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California Tightens Emissions Rules for Big Rigs

Engine manufacturers must install computer systems on big-rig trucks operating in California to diagnose and warn drivers of emission problems....

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The Trouble with Lawn Mowers

There's Not Much Good to Say About Them

Between Home Depot, Lowe's, Sears and the major manufacturers of all types of mowers, there is no clear-cut way to know if you are getting what you pay for...

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NYC Sues Wireless Phone Companies for Deceptive Advertising

NYC Sues Wireless Phone Companies for Deceptive Advertising...

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Inside Trilegiant's Marketing Machine

The Norwalk, Connecticut-based direct marketing firm has found itself the target of a lawsuit brought by the California Attorney General's office....

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FDA Issues Ru-486 Warning After Deaths

Agency is investigating recent "serious adverse events," including deaths, associated with Mifeprex

FDA Issues Ru-486 Warning After Deaths: Agency is investigating recent "serious adverse events," including deaths, associated with Mifeprex....

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Acura Integra Is Most-Stolen Car in America

The 1994, 2000 and 2001 Integra models also make the top 20 list. The list ranks vehicles by the percentage of registered vehicles stolen, rather than by g...

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IRS Revokes Tax-Exempt Status of Four Credit Counseling Agencies

Agency continues its crackdown on non-profit firms

IRS Revokes Tax-Exempt Status of Four Credit Counseling Agencies...

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FTC Sues Promoters of Top-Selling Xenadrine EFX

FTC Sues Promoters of Top-Selling Xenadrine EFX...

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Consumer Group Wants Health Warnings on Soft Drinks

Consumer Group Wants Health Warnings on Soft Drinks...

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Crash Risk Four Times Higher When Driver is On the Phone

The study was conducted in Australia because American cell phone carriers refused to cooperate

Crash Risk Four Times Higher When Driver is On the Phone...

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Site Offers Cell Phone Contract Swapping

A new Web site claims to enable consumers to swap their cell phone contracts with others. Consumers now face hefty termination fees if they want to termina...

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Report Suggests Malpractice Insurance Price-Gouging

Report Suggests Malpractice Insurance Price-Gouging...

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Coronary Bypass 82.5 Percent More Expensive in U.S. than in Canada

No Significant Difference in Outcomes; Only the Cost is Higher

Coronary Bypass 82.5 Percent More Expensive in U.S. than in Canada...

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Un-Pasteurized Orange Juice Suspected in Salmonella Cases

Un-Pasteurized Orange Juice Suspected in Salmonella Cases...

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Loyalty Cards: Reward or Threat?

Loyalty card users enjoy discounted prices, special coupon offers, and rebates or "points" towards airline tickets or shopping sprees, much like credit car...

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Up the Broadband Creek Without a Signal

Options are Slim for Those without DSL or Cable

Up the Broadband Creek Without a Signal...

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Canada May Allow Resumption Of Vioxx Sales

The prescription pain killer was removed from the market over heart attack fears

Canada May Allow Resumption Of Vioxx Sales...

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Avatar Child Safety Seats Recall

Avatar Child Safety Seats Recall...

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FDA Issues Blindness Warning for Viagra Users

Agency Reacts More than 13 Months After Learning of Blindness Incidents

FDA has ordered updated labeling for Viagra, Cialis and Levitra, in response to reports of sudden blindness in men taking the erectile dysfunction medicati...

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Florida Sues "Debt Termination" Company

Florida Attorney General Charlie Crist has filed a lawsuit against New Leaf Associates

Florida Sues Debt Termination Company...

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Pokmon Plush Toys Recall

Pokmon Plush Toys Recall...

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A Test of Verizon Wireless Broadband

We found it to work so poorly it would be overpriced at any price

A Test of Verizon Wireless Broadband: We found it to work so poorly it would be overpriced at any price. Since last year, Verizon Wireless has offered its ...

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Florida "Business Opportunity" Promoters Sentenced to Prison

AmeriP.O.S. Inc. promoted point-of-sale ("P.O.S.") terminal business opportunities

Florida 'Business Opportunity' Promoters Sentenced to Prison...

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Death of a Colossus: Gargantua Swallows MBNA

MBNA's Political Pump-Priming Doesn't Wash

Death of a Colossus: Gargantua Swallows MBNA...

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