2012 LA Auto Show

Recalls Have Americans Less Happy With Cars

Americans are less happy with their cars and trucks than at any time in more than a decade, and it’s largely because they’re getting sick of dealing with all the recalls.

08/25/2015

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Electric Company Warning: Beware Of Fake Utility Workers

Oncor Electric is warning customers through social media of thieves posing as employees. The fake workers have been reported in towns across North Texas — from Mesquite to Midland.

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Blue Bell Returning To Shelves With Vanilla

Blue Bell Ice Cream is coming back to select store shelves on August 31, and the company is starting with its Homemade Vanilla flavor, they announced online on Monday.

08/24/2015

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Amazon.com Picks San Marcos For 5th Texas Fulfillment Center

Amazon.com Inc. plans to build a fifth fulfillment center in Texas. An Amazon.com statement Thursday said about 1,000 full-time jobs will be created in San Marcos.

08/21/2015

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U.S. Safety Agency Probes Honda Accord Air Bag Failures

U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating reports that air bags on some older Honda Accords may not inflate in a crash.

08/21/2015

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Texas-Based Retailer Stage Stores To Close About 90 Stores

Stages Stores Inc. plans to close about 90 under-performing locations. It operates stores under the Stage, Bealls, Goody’s Palais Royal and Peebles names.

08/20/2015

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High Tech Tool May Help Prevent Teen Suicides

Parents of a teen girl who committed suicide last Christmas have found a high tech solution to help prevent other deaths.

08/19/2015

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Uncle Sam To Start Receiving Yelp Reviews

Under a new deal with Yelp, the government will officially recognize the public’s online star ratings on its federal agencies, from the TSA to national parks.

08/19/2015

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Target To Settle Breach Claims With Visa

Target has reached a deal to pay up to $67 million to settle Visa claims related to a massive 2013 data breach that resulted in the theft of millions of debit and credit card numbers.

08/19/2015

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Dallas Auction House Selling 1st Recording Contract Signed By The Beatles

Dallas-based Heritage Auctions plans to sell what’s touted as the first recording contract signed by the Beatles.

08/18/2015

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Stores Ready For Blue Bell To Return

Blue Bell Creameries announced on Monday that it will begin distributing ice cream to select Texas markets again on August 31.

08/17/2015

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Blue Bell Announces Planned Return To Market

Blue Bell Creameries announced on Monday that it will begin distributing ice cream to select Texas markets on Monday, Aug. 31.

08/17/2015

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Natural foods are different from organic foods. Only products inspected and certified by the USDA can have a label that says 'organic.' Natural foods can't contain any additives, such as preservatives or artificial coloring.

Organic Foods: Worth The Cost?

Organic foods will typically cost you more at the supermarket, but are seen as a healthier option. Get the facts on organic foods. Are they worth the added cost?

The nation's second-largest pistachio processor issued a nationwide recall of pistachios in March 2009 after Kraft Foods told U.S. regulators of its link to tainted trail mix. (Photo by The Associated Press)

Scary Food: 10 Nasty Recalls

Think before you eat. More specifically, think about not eating these foods, all of which have been through a scary recall and could send you to the emergency room.

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Top 10 Consumer Complaints

From harassing phone calls to lemon cars, consumers have a lot of complaints. A recent survey data looked at the top 10 consumer complaints.

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The Coolest Apple Stores

Apple is known for its hip style in electronics, and that same trend carries over into its retail stores. Look at some of the coolest Apple Stores around the world.

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