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Kumho Recalls Light Truck All-Terrain Tires

Kumho Recalls Light Truck All-Terrain Tires...

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Firestone Recalls FR380 Tires

Firestone Recalls FR380 Tires...

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Massachusetts Puts Charity Telemarketers On Hold

Consumers not told fundraisers were pros

Massachusetts Puts Charity Telemarketers On Hold...

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Credit Cards Giving Consumers Heartburn

Consumers at banks' mercy until new law takes effect

Credit Cards Giving Consumers Heartburn...

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GM Vows To Honor Lemon Law Commitments

Answers critics worried about consumers' rights

In an effort to head off consumer objections to its bankruptcy reorganization, General Motors has promised to honor lemon law claims on future vehicle defe...

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Latest Chase Controversy Part of a Pattern

Chase has a knack for infuriating its customers

Latest Chase Controversy Part of a Pattern...

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Snapple Lawsuit To Be Reinstated

Alleges drink's claims of "all-natural" are deceptive

A class action lawsuit alleging that the best stuff on earth is actually made from cheap and unhealthy junk is on the verge of reinstatement after being to...

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Chase Raises Minimum Payments On Credit Cards

Consumers with low rate, high balance, caught in trap

Chase Raises Minimum Payments On Credit Cards...

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FDA Approves Generic Plan B Pill

Still prescription-only under 17

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first generic version of the emergency contraceptive Plan B (levonorgestrel) tablets, in the 0.75 mg...

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Most Consumers Lack Confidence In Food Safety, Survey Says

Skepticism grows in wake of recalls

Most Consumers Lack Confidence In Food Safety, Survey Says...

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Feds Offer DTV Reception Advice

Some tweaking may be necessary

Feds Offer DTV Reception Advice...

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Payday Lenders Resist APR Comparisons

How much are you really paying for that loan?

Payday Lenders Resist APR Comparisons...

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"Clear" Registered Travel Program Goes Dark

Company abruptly shuts off service for frequent flyers

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TJ Maxx Settles Data Breach Charges

Company will pay $9.75 million to 41 states

Retail chain TJX, has settled charges with 41 states, resolving a 2007 security breach that exposed thousands of customers' sensitive financial information...

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Mayo Clinic Announces Cancer Cure Breakthrough

Inoperable tumors almost disappear in three patients

Mayo Clinic Announces Cancer Cure Breakthrough...

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New York Shuts Down Debt Collection Ring

Buffalo-based collectors allegedly used illegal tactics

New York Shuts Down Debt Collection Ring...

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People to People Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit

16-year-old died in Tokyo after allegedly being refused medical attention

People to People Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit...

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Con Artists Prey On The Faithful

Growing number of churches victimized

Con Artists Prey On The Faithful: The pitch speaks the language of faith and appeals to the budget. "There's no cost to your church. It may even make money...

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Liberty Tax Service Barred From Deceptive Ads

California takes out preparer for deceptive advertising

Liberty Tax Service the nation's third largest tax preparer has been barred from deceptive advertising that "blurs the line" between tax refunds that are f...

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Victory for Autistic Children in Michigan

Blue Cross ordered to pay for proven therapy

Blue Cross has settled a lawsuit brought by parents of children with autism, reimbursing them for the costs of therapy they had to pay out of their own poc...

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Mothers Cry Foul Over Baby-Gender Test

Lawsuit alleges expensive test not foolproof after all

A group of New York mothers is suing the manufacturer of an infallibly accurate fetus gender test, claiming that the product doesn't live up to its hype....

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Consumers Underestimate Calories, Sodium In Fast Food

More unhealthy food harder to estimate

Consumers Underestimate Calories, Sodium In Fast Food...

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FDA Agrees to Reconsider Request for NUTRO Records

Consumer news site seeks agency's records on dog, cat food problems

FDA Agrees to Reconsider Request for NUTRO Records...

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House Committee Unanimously Passes Food Safety Bill

Legislation would empower FDA to police food system

House Committee Unanimously Passes Food Safety Bill...

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Tests Find 'Sky High' Zinc Levels in NUTRO Cat Food

Test results provided to company; no response so far

Tests Find 'Sky High' Zinc Levels in NUTRO Cat Food...

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BattEQ Battery Equalizers Recalled

BattEQ Battery Equalizers Recalled...

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Abercrombie & Fitch Closing Ruehl Stores

Company shutters brand due to recession

Abercrombie & Fitch (NYSE: ANF) today announced that its Board of Directors approved the closure of its 29 RUEHL branded stores and related direct-to-consu...

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Expedia Hit With Second Class Action Loss

Company faces continuing litigation related to sales tax

Columbus hotels charged taxes based on a room's wholesale value, Expedia collected taxes calculated according to the retail price of the room, and pocketed...

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New Bill Gives FTC Veto Power Over Broadband Caps

Agency would oversee any attempt to shift to usage-based plans

New Bill Gives FTC Veto Power Over Broadband Caps...

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Nevada Couple Pleads Guilty to Distributing Melamine-Tainted Gluten

Possible sentence of two years in prison, $200,000 fine

Nevada Couple Pleads Guilty to Distributing Melamine-Tainted Gluten...

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Starbucks, Seattle's Best Coffee Grinders Recalled

Starbucks, Seattle's Best Coffee Grinders Recalled...

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Pet Owners Unsurprised by FDA Shutdown of Evanger

Many suspect agency investigating NUTRO as well

Pet Owners Unsurprised by FDA Shutdown of Evanger...

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Menu-Labeling Legislation Gains Support

Restaurant industry endorses plan to list calorie counts

Menu-Labeling Legislation Gains Support...

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Chinese Drywall Class Actions Consolidated

Louisiana court to hear multidistrict proceeding

Chinese Drywall Class Actions Consolidated...

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TV Switcheroo Leaves Millions with No Free TV

Signals disappear as broadcasters move to new frequency band

TV Switcheroo Leaves Millions with No Free TV...

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'Cash For Clunkers' Bill Rolls On

Congress hopes to jump-start consumer demand for new cars

Congressional leaders have given a big push to the "cash for clunkers" program that would pay consumers up to $4,500 for trading in old gas guzzlers for ne...

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New Jersey Sues Travel Club Operators

Attorney General targets companies for not providing discounts or rewards

New Jersey Sues Travel Club Operators...

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Researchers: Pregnant Women Should Avoid BPA Exposure

New study documents how BPA-related fertility defect can occur

Researchers: Pregnant Women Should Avoid BPA Exposure...

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Match.com Hit With Class Action Lawsuit

Suit claims non-existent, expired profiles are fraudulent

Match.com Hit With Class Action Lawsuit...

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Judge Rejects Lawsuits Claiming "Organic" Milk Is Fake

Group charges factory farms gaming the organic system

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U.S. Prius Sales Drop 45 Percent

Recession, lower gas prices put a chill on sales

U.S. Prius Sales Drop 45 Percent...

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Wal-Mart Sued Over Sales Tax

Plaintiffs claim retailer shorted them during returns

Angry consumers have filed a class action against Wal-Mart, alleging that refunds from the leading retailer don't include the full amount paid in sales tax...

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Food Safety Bill Aired In House

"Not a partisan issue," consumer groups tell Congress

Food Safety Bill Aired In House...

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Feds Stop Cross-Border Directory Scam

Canadian operation targeted small businesses, non-profits in U.S.

The agency alleged that the telemarketers bilked thousands of small- and medium-sized U.S. businesses and non-profits, out of millions of dollars by decept...

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Cat Owners Bristle at NUTRO Denials, Delays

Cats sickened by recalled pet food; NUTRO denies responsibility

Cat Owners Bristle at NUTRO Denials, Delays...

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California Senate Votes to Ban BPA In Food Containers

FDA still contends small amounts of the chemical are not harmful

California Senate Votes to Ban BPA In Food Containers...

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Peak Fitness Blocked From Charging Advance Payments

North Carolina Attorney General stops health club as lawsuit looms

Peak Fitness Blocked From Charging Advance Payments...

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