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One Ford the Recall Missed

Despite Massive Recall, Ford Trucks Continue to Burn

One Ford the Recall Missed...

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FCC Report Recommends More Cable Choices

Consumers would get to pick and choose the channels they want

FCC Report Recommends More Cable Choices...

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KFC Removes Trans Fat From Chicken Fryers

Potato wedges will also be free of the artery-clogger

KFC Removes Trans Fat From Chicken Fryers...

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Massachusetts Warns Against Rising Mortgage Fraud

Tighter controls on lenders needed, critics charge

Massachusetts Warns Against Rising Mortgage Fraud...

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How Safe Is That Free Wi-Fi Connection?

"Hotspots" Are Handy but They're Not Always Safe

Sending unencrypted information over any unfamiliar network can turn your computer into an open book -- with pages full of your personal information....

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The Addictiveness of Virtual Violence

Does the Violence Spill Over Into Real Life?

The Addictiveness of Virtual Violence...

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Home Prices Fall Again, Sabotaging Recovery Hopes

First year-to-year decline since 1991

Home Prices Fall Again, Sabotaging Recovery Hopes...

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Pet Food Fall-Out Continues, with Recalls, Raids, Lawsuits

Government Compensates Hog Farmers, but Not Pet Owners

Pet Food Fall-Out Continues, with Recalls, Raids, Lawsuits...

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419 Scammer Claims To Be U.S. Soldier

419 Scammer Claims To Be U.S. Soldier...

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Predatory Lending Bill Back in Congress

Bill calls for federal certification of mortgage brokers

Predatory Lending Bill Back in Congress...

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Bigger Settlement for Paxil Parents

Public Citizen today secured an improved settlement for the parents of thousands of children who were prescribed the popular antidepressant Paxil....

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Melamine Found in North Carolina Hogs

Drs. Foster & Smith Latest to Recall Pet Food

Melamine Found in North Carolina Hogs...

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Public Citizen Trashes Anti-Tort Study

Ideological Study Uses "Junk Economics," Discredited Data

Public Citizen Trashes Anti-Tort Study...

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Scientist Worries WiFi May Harm Children

Scientist Worries WiFi May Harm Children...

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Thousands of Hogs May Have Eaten Contaminated Feed

Pet Food Scraps Containing Melamine Fed to Hogs in Six States

Thousands of Hogs May Have Eaten Contaminated Feed...

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Appeals Court Gives Vonage a Reprieve

Company Can Continue Signing New Customers Pending Oral Arguments

Appeals Court Gives Vonage a Reprieve...

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Senators Demand FDA Release Names of All Suspect Pet Food Companies

Some Companies that Received Tainted Rice Protein Have Not Started Recalls

Senators Demand FDA Release Names of All Suspect Pet Food Companies...

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TV Food Ads Make Obese Kids Hungrier

Study Documents Effect of Ads on Kids' Appetites

TV Food Ads Make Obese Kids Hungrier...

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Gonzales Issues New Identity Theft Plan

Feds' Plan Would Pre-Empt Stronger State Laws

Gonzales Issues New Identity Theft Plan...

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U.S. Food Supply at High Risk of Terrorist or Profit-Driven Tampering

House Hears Testimony on Pet Food Poisonings; FDA's Lack of Authority Cited

U.S. Food Supply at High Risk of Terrorist or Profit-Driven Tampering...

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South Africa Bans Gluten Products from China as Pet Poisonings Spread

South Africa Bans Gluten Products from China as Pet Poisonings Spread...

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Survey: T-Mobile Tops in Customer Satisfaction

Tops in customer care, cost and billing, study finds

T-Mobile ranks highest in all six regions (including three ties) of wireless service, performing particularly well in customer care, cost of service and bi...

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Seniors Bear Brunt Of Predatory Lending

Seniors are the ones losing their homes, study finds

"Seniors are the ones who are losing their homes to foreclosure, because they have been the main target of predatory lenders," said Diane DiDonato. ...

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Infantino Recalls Infant Sling Carriers

Infantino Recalls Infant Sling Carriers...

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Congress Wary of Airline Promises

House Committee Studies Passenger Bill of Rights

Congress Wary of Airline Promises...

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New York Sues Drexel Over Student Loans

California Demands Answers from Education Finance Partners, Student Loan Xpress

New York Sues Drexel Over Student Loans...

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Gas Prices Top $3 in Five States

Motorists Seem to be Accepting the "New Normal"

Gas Prices Top $3 in Five States...

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Intentional Spiking Suspected in Chinese Ingredients Blamed for Pet Poisonings; Blue Buffalo Recalls Spa Select Kitten Dry Food

Blue Buffalo Recalls Spa Select Kitten Dry Food

Intentional Spiking Suspected in Chinese Ingredients Blamed for Pet Poisonings...

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Prius Traction Control Complaints on the Rise

Toyota Can't Get a Grip on the Problem

Prius Traction Control Complaints on the Rise...

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U.S. Foreclosure Rate Surges 47 Percent

What a difference a year makes

U.S. Foreclosure Rate Surges 47 Percent...

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China Blocks U.S. Inspectors Seeking Answers to Pet Poisonings

Rice Protein Suspected in Latest Round of Recalls

China Blocks U.S. Inspectors Seeking Answers to Pet Poisonings...

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Melamine Blamed for More Pet Food Recalls

Natural Balance Recalls Several Varieties, Menu Foods Expands Its Recall

Melamine Blamed for More Pet Food Recalls...

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FCC Takes a Closer Look at Broadband Deployment

Are services deployed in a reasonable and timely fashion?

FCC Takes a Closer Look at Broadband Deployment...

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Natural Balance Recalls Pet Food

One of the Few Brands to Use "Human Grade" Ingredients

Natural Balance Recalls Pet Food...

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Cosmetics: A Fresh Face or Just a Waste?

Americans Spend Billions on Unproven Creams, Gels, Ointments

The cleansers and toners that didn't feature chunky images of fresh fruit on the packaging were instead covered with drawings of complex amino acid chains....

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Pet Food Importer Blames Its Chinese Supplier

ChemNutra "Appalled" at Menu Foods' Delay in Issuing Recall

Pet Food Importer Blames Its Chinese Supplier...

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Cell Phones Linked to Bee Decline

Honey Bee Populations Shrinking Worldwide

Honey bee populations have suddenly begun to decline, and some British researchers think the proliferation of cell phones is a contributing cause....

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CDC Reports Progress on Foodborne Illness Stalled in 2006

Progress against two major pathogens has stalled

CDC Reports Progress on Foodborne Illness Stalled in 2006...

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Hispanic Women Three Times More Likely to Develop Advanced Breast Cancer

Study Finds Hispanic Women Also Diagnosed at an Earlier Age

Hispanic Women Three Times More Likely to Develop Advanced Breast Cancer...

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Listerine Recalls Kids Mouth Rinse

Listerine Recalls Kids Mouth Rinse: The company said it discovered that the preservative system is not adequate against certain microorganisms....

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Pet Owners Organize to Put Congress on a Short Leash

Nationwide Series of Memorial Marches for Dead Pets

Pet Owners Organize to Put Congress on a Short Leash...

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FDA Warns of Contaminated Olives

Risk of botulism in certain imported olives

FDA Warns of Contaminated Olives...

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Bankruptcy Laws Contributing to Foreclosure Epidemic

Consumer Groups Press Congress to Amend Bankruptcy Code

Bankruptcy Laws Contributing to Foreclosure Epidemic...

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Pennsylvania Class Action Challenges Payday Lender

Philadelphia woman claims she was charged 2000% interest

Pennsylvania Class Action Challenges Payday Lender...

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Gas Prices Push Towards New Record, Texans Suffer

Prices rising more quickly than anytime since 2000

Gas Price Roundup...

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Best Buy Sued Over "Shower Cam"

The Best Buy "Geek Squad" brochure says that only "agents you can trust" will be sent to repair your computer but a lawsuit alleges just the opposite....

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Senate Hears from Pet Food Lobbyists, FDA Officials, Promises Action

Consumers Inflamed by Nationwide Epidemic of Dog, Cat Deaths

Senate Hears from Pet Food Lobbyists, FDA Officials, Promises Action...

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Dieting May Be Harmful To Your Health, Study Warns

Exercise is the Key to Keeping Weight Off

Dieting May Be Harmful To Your Health, Study Warns...

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Sallie Mae Settles Student Lending Probe

Agrees to Pay $2 Million and Adopt New Code of Conduct

Sallie Mae Settles Student Lending Probe...

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Vonage CEO Exits as Company Struggles to Survive

Internet Start-Up Mired in Legal Challenges, Slow Growth, High Costs

Vonage CEO Exits as Company Struggles to Survive...

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FDA Warns That Recalled Pet Food May Still Be On Shelves

Menu Foods Recalls More Cat Food Made With ChemNutra Wheat Gluten

FDA Warns That Recalled Pet Food May Still Be On Shelves...

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Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in Pet Food

China Dragging Its Feet, Investigators Complain

Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in Pet Food...

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Menu Foods Recalls More Cat Food Made With ChemNutra Wheat Gluten; Nutro Products Recalls All Wet Pet Foods Regardless of Date

Nutro Products Recalls All Wet Pet Foods Regardless of Date

Menu Foods Recalls More Cat Food Made With ChemNutra Wheat Gluten...

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Groups Urge FCC To Create Wireless Broadband Competition

Telephone and cable companies deserve competition, advocates urge

Groups Urge FCC To Create Wireless Broadband Competition...

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Civil Rights Groups Want Foreclosure Moratorium

Groups call for immediate six-month moratorium

Civil Rights Groups Want Foreclosure Moratorium...

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Veterinary Chain Puts Pet Food Injuries At 39,000

Senate Hearing Will Probe Pet Food Safety

Veterinary Chain Puts Pet Food Injuries At 39,000...

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OnStar Goes Digital, GM to Drop 500,000 Subscribers

New system isn't compatible with older units

OnStar Goes Digital, GM to Drop 500,000 Subscribers...

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NYC Rat Report: Mistakes Were Made

Health Department Concedes Error but Fingers KFC as the Real Rat

Pedestrians walking past the glass doors and windows of the Greenwich Village eatery were treated to the sight of at least a dozen large rats frolicking th...

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Senate Hearing Will Probe Pet Food Safety

Pet Death Reports Continue; Many Blamed on Pet Food Not Included in Recalls

Senate Hearing Will Probe Pet Food Safety...

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Road To Ruin: Subprime Lending In The Auto Industry

Road To Ruin: Subprime Lending In The Auto Industry...

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Study Warns Ibuprofen May Increase Heart Attack Risk

Some patients may be nine times more likely to suffer a heart attack

Study Warns Ibuprofen May Increase Heart Attack Risk...

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Air Travelers Association Opposes Passenger Bill of Rights

Air Travelers Association Opposes Passenger Bill of Rights...

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Vonage Gets a Reprieve but its Future is Murky

Verizon Wins Patent Infringement Case, a Potentially Fatal Blow

Vonage Gets a Reprieve but its Future is Murky...

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Airline Passenger Revolt Spreads to Europe

Americans aren't the only ones tired of being stuck, stranded and ignored

Airline Passenger Revolt Spreads to Europe...

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American Bullie Pet Chews Contaminated with Salmonella

Pet Chews Contaminated with Salmonella...

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IRS Loses Nearly 500 Computers Over Three Years

IRS Loses Nearly 500 Computers Over Three Years...

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Judge Orders Vonage to Stop Signing New Customers

Decision in Verizon Patent Case is a Major Blow to Vonage

Judge Orders Vonage to Stop Signing New Customers...

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Subprime Loans Led To Decreased Homeownership

Study Finds No Net Increase in Home Ownership Despite Lending Bonanza

Subprime Loans Led To Decreased Homeownership...

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Pet Food Recall Expanded to Sunshine Mills Dog Biscuits

Menu Foods Expands Its Recall to Foods Made in November

Pet Food Recall Expanded to Sunshine Mills Dog Biscuits...

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Monsanto Wants Feds to Silence Dairies

No Need to Eliminate Growth Hormones, Chemical Giant Argues

Monsanto Wants Feds to Silence Dairies...

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American Importer Recalls All Wheat Gluten

None of the Melamine-Contaminated Material Used in Human Food, Company Says

American Importer Recalls All Wheat Gluten...

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PETA Suggests Vitamin D to Blame for Animal Deaths

Group Demands FDA Head Resign for Ignoring Complaints about Dry Animal Food

PETA Suggests Vitamin D to Blame for Animal Deaths...

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Feds Sue Jackson Hewitt, Claiming "Pervasive" Tax Fraud

Preparers Fabricated Deductions, Took Kickbacks, Suit Charges

Feds Sue Jackson Hewitt, Claiming ...

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Consumer Reports Pushes For Generic Cholesterol Drug Use

Generic statins just as effective as high-priced spreads

Consumer Reports Pushes For Generic Cholesterol Drug Use...

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Free No More: Conversion to Digital TV Carries a Price Tag

Feb. 17, 2009 is DTV Day

Free No More: Conversion to Digital TV Carries a Price Tag...

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Skin Cancer Risk Linked To Gender

Men at Greater Risk, Researchers Find

Skin Cancer Risk Linked To Gender...

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Del Monte the Latest to Recall Pet Food

Melamine Hazard in Dog Snacks, Wet Dog Food

Del Monte the Latest to Recall Pet Food...

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GAO: IRS Still Not Doing Enough to Secure Data

GAO: IRS Still Not Doing Enough to Secure Data...

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Downsize to Survive - In a Financial Bind? Take a Cue from Business: Cut Costs Now

In a Financial Bind? Take a Cue from Business: Cut Costs Now

Downsize to Survive - In a Financial Bind? Take a Cue from Business: Cut Costs Now...

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FDA Wants Irritable Bowel Drug Shelved

Public Citizen Has Warned of Zelnorm's Dangers for Years

FDA Wants Irritable Bowel Drug Shelved...

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Is Cell Phone Insurance Worthwhile?

Consumers often find it isn't what they thought it was

Buying new wireless phone typically means hearing a sales pitch for cell phone insurance. "Peace of mind for that important device that might be lost or st...

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Alpo Adds Some Dog Food to Massive Recall List; Pet Food Problem Solved, Says Menu Food CEO

Hill's Recalls its Prescription Diet Cat Food

Alpo Adds Some Dog Food to Massive Recall List; Pet Food Problem Solved, Says Menu Food CEO...

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