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FDA Confirms It Found Plastic in Tainted Pet Food

Wheat Gluten from Asian is the Suspected Source

FDA Confirms It Found Plastic in Tainted Pet Food...

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Parkinson's Drugs Withdrawn Because of Heart Valve Damage

Permax and Generic Equivalents Being Withdrawn; Other Drugs Available

Parkinson's Drugs Withdrawn Because of Heart Valve Damage...

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The Healthy Geezer: Liver Spots Aren't All Dangerous

The Healthy Geezer

The Healthy Geezer: Liver Spots Aren't All Dangerous...

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Fed Chair Rethinks Easy Access To Credit

Easy credit helped lead to implosion in housing market

Fed Chair Rethinks Easy Access To Credit...

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FDA Finds Plastic in Tainted Pet Food

PETA Demands a Wider Recall; Wants IAMS Investigated

FDA Finds Plastic in Tainted Pet Food...

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TJX Data Breach Called "Biggest Ever"

46 Million Customers' Data Exposed to Identity Thieves

TJX Data Breach Called ...

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Asthma Patients Pay the Price for Ozone Protection

Polluters Can Pollute Away but Asthma Victims Must Pay Up

Asthma Patients Pay the Price for Ozone Protection...

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Harvard Study Links Trans Fat To Heart Disease

Strongest Evidence To Date, Researchers Report

Harvard Study Links Trans Fat To Heart Disease...

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FTC Stops 'Reduce Debt Now' Scheme

FTC Stops 'Reduce Debt Now' Scheme...

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Reports of Dog, Cat Deaths Continue to Rise

Some Scientists Question Whether Rat Poison is the Cause

Reports of Dog, Cat Deaths Continue to Rise...

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Businesses Back Off RFID

Consumer Backlash Discourages Spy Chip Promoters

Businesses Back Off RFID...

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Baby Trend Recalls Infant Back Pack Carriers

Baby Trend Recalls Infant Back Pack Carriers...

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Senators Object to DirecTV Deal that Shuts Out Baseball Fans

"Works a real inconvenience with a lot of people," Sen. Kerry notes

Senators Object to DirecTV Deal that Shuts Out Baseball Fans...

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Menu Foods Wants All of its Wet Pet Food Removed from Shelves

Company Reacts to Reports Some Recalled Food Remains on Sale

Menu Foods Wants All of its Wet Pet Food Removed from Shelves...

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Public Citizen Objects to Carfax Settlement

Settlement does nothing for consumers or safety, group argues

Public Citizen Objects to Carfax Settlement...

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Pet Food Recall Hits Home

Menu Foods Employees Fret as Emporia Plant Sits Idle

Pet Food Recall Hits Home...

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Spit Spark Plug Ignites Ford Truck

Feds Deny There's a Safety Problem, Refuse to Take Action

Spit Spark Plug Ignites Ford Truck...

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Ford Engines "Dropping Like Flies" with Spark Plug Blow-Outs

Confessions of a Ford Technician

Ford Engines 'Dropping Like Flies' with Spark Plug Blow-Outs...

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Batteries Could Run on Sugar

New Technology Could Cut Risk of Cell Phone, Laptop Fires

Batteries Could Run on Sugar...

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Class Action Charges Vonage Deceived Consumers

Case Disputes Vonage's "Money-Back Guarantee" and "30-Day Free Trial" Advertising Claims

Class Action Charges Vonage Deceived Consumers...

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New York Sues Student Loan Lender

Lender Accused of Making Kickbacks to Universities

New York Sues Student Loan Lender...

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Menu Food CEO "Doesn't Know" How Rat Poison Got into Pet Food

No Reason to Suspect Other Foods Contaminated

Menu Food CEO 'Doesn't Know' How Rat Poison Got into Pet Food...

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Pet Food Contamination May Be Rat Poison

New York Investigators Identify Toxin in Recalled Dog, Cat Food

Pet Food Contamination May Be Rat Poison...

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Chinese Restaurants: Good News, Bad News

A typical meal at a Chinese restaurant is rich in vegetables and has little saturated fat but can also contain an entire day's worth of sodium -- in some c...

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Feds Agree To Rethink Internet Radio Royalties

Critics say Internet broadcasters could be put out of business

Feds Agree To Rethink Internet Radio Royalties...

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FDA Toughens Advisory Committee Guidelines

Committees dominated by drugmakers, critics charge

FDA Toughens Advisory Committee Guidelines...

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Maytag, Samsung Washing Machines Recalled

Fire Hazard in Front-Loading Machines

Maytag, Samsung Washing Machines Recalled...

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Giving Up Smoking Helps Arteries Recover

In 10 Years, Smokers' Arteries Lose Dangerous Stiffness

Giving Up Smoking Helps Arteries Recover...

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People's Choice Files Chapter 11

Another Subprime Lender Collapses

People's Choice Files Chapter 11...

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Despite New Laws, Doctor-Drug Co. Dealings Still Shrouded

Dr. Payola Keeps Patients in the Dark

Despite New Laws, Doctor-Drug Co. Dealings Still Shrouded...

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Identity Theft Supports a Vast Underground Economy

Study Finds Cybercriminals Taking a More Professional Approach

Identity Theft Supports a Vast Underground Economy...

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One in Six Animals Died in Pet Food Tests

Millions of Animals at Risk as Investigators Seek Cause of Latest Outbreak

One in Six Animals Died in Pet Food Tests...

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FHA Loan Makes Comeback as Sub-Primes Sink

FHA loans fell out of favor in recent years, overshadowed by more exotic loans

One major consequence of the sub-prime mortgage implosion is the difficulty many consumers with limited or impaired credit will have in obtaining mortgages...

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Pet Food Recalled After Reports Of Kidney Failure

Pet Food Recalled After Reports Of Kidney Failure...

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Screening Process Could Reduce Sudden Death in Young Athletes

Screening Process Could Reduce Sudden Death in Young Athletes...

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Sales Pitches Turn Off Consumers, Study Finds

Consumers hardly complete any kind of transaction without a sales person providing some kind of pitch to seal the deal. Sales people would be better off ke...

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FCC Chair Grilled By Congress Over Favorable Treatment of AT&T, Verizon

Commission's Treatment of Cable, Telecom Companies Not Even-Handed?

FCC Chair Grilled By Congress Over Favorable Treatment of AT&T, Verizon...

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Automakers Resist Higher Fuel Economy Mandates

Higher mpg won't reduce fuel consumption, automakers argue

Automakers Resist Higher Fuel Economy Mandates...

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FTC Reaches Settlement with BSG Clearing Solutions

FTC trying to rein in massive 'cramming' operations

FTC Reaches Settlement with BSG Clearing Solutions...

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Don't Be Fooled By IRS Look-Alike Sites

Don't Be Fooled By IRS Look-Alike Sites...

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Fourth Peanut Butter Death Reported

Elderly Baltimore Woman Dies; Peter Pan Peanut Butter Found in Her Room

Fourth Peanut Butter Death Reported...

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Minnesota Sues "Trust Mills"

State Charges Companies Prey Upon Seniors

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is suing two California companies for operating a "trust mill" that preys upon Minnesota senior citizens....

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Couple Sentenced In Cell Phone Charity Scam

The man behind a million-dollar bogus charity scheme will serve three years in prison after pleading guilty in Oklahoma County District Court to multiple c...

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Mayo Clinic Finds Cell Phones Safe in Hospitals

Tests find phones don't affected medical devices

Mayo Clinic Finds Cell Phones Safe in Hospitals...

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FDA Warns Mineral Water May be Toxic

Certain brands may contain arsenic

FDA Warns Mineral Water May be Toxic...

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Hearing Loss Affects One in Three Over 60

The Healthy Geezer

Hearing Loss Affects One in Three Over 60...

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Insurer Unlawfully Poached Consumers' Credit Reports

Insurer Unlawfully Poached Consumers' Credit Reports...

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Ethanol Driving Up Meat Prices, Congress Told

No Such Thing as a Cheap Lunch?

It ain't chicken feed anymore. The nation's corn supply is being snatched from the beaks of hungry fowl and pumped into your gas tank instead....

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Strong Evidence Links Soft Drinks, Obesity

Diabetes Connection also Found in Series of Studies

A large systematic review reveals clear associations between consumption of non-diet soft drinks and increased calorie intake and body weight, according to...

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Senate Panel Slams Abusive Credit Card Practices

Disclosure Statements Written at "27th-Grade Level"

The woes of millions of Americans who are slaves to hidden fees, compounding interest and cryptic terms were heard in a Senate Permanent Subcommittee on In...

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Weber Genesis Series Gas Grills Recalled

Weber Genesis Series Gas Grills Recalled...

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Feds Consider New Lithium Battery Restrictions on Airplanes

Battery makers say no need for restrictions on laptops, cell phones

Feds Consider New Lithium Battery Restrictions on Airplanes...

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Peanut Butter Developed as a Health Food

St. Louis Physician Sought an Easily-Digested Protein Source

Peanut Butter Developed as a Health Food...

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Scams and Foreclosures On the Rise

"Surplus Funds" Scam Targets Homeowners in Trouble

Some homeowners facing foreclosure are being subjected to scams that ultimately could cost them tens of thousands of dollars, New Jersey Attorney General S...

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The End Of Internet Radio As We Know It

Copyright Protection Board Deals Fatal Blow to Ad-Free Internet Radio

The End Of Internet Radio As We Know It...

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New York Nursing Home Aide Convicted of Rape

New York Nursing Home Aide Convicted of Rape...

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Spam E-mail Increases Worldwide

Spam E-mail Increases Worldwide...

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The Healthy Geezer: Is Grapefruit Juice Toxic?

The Healthy Geezer

Grapefruit juice can raise the level of some medications in the blood. The effect of grapefruit was discovered after using juice to mask the taste of a med...

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Third Death Blamed on Peanut Butter

West Virginia Woman Died After 18-Day Illness

Third Death Blamed on Peanut Butter, Peanut Butter Recalls Spread to Ice Cream & Desserts...

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Bush Nominates Industry Lobbyist to Head Safety Agency

Consumer Advocates Outraged; "Laughable," Says Former Agency Head

Bush Nominates Industry Lobbyist to Head Safety Agency...

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Peanut Butter Recalls Spread to Ice Cream & Desserts

Salmonella Found at ConAgra's Georgia Plant, FDA Reports

Peanut Butter Recalls Spread to Ice Cream & Desserts...

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Consumer Reports Finds European Cars Perform Well, Lack Reliability

Annual Reliability Survey Dispels the "Japanese Myth"

Consumer Reports Finds European Cars Perform Well, Lack Reliability...

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