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Many Happy Returns, But Keep Those Receipts Handy!

You’ve survived shopping season and now it’s time for the returns. It can be a daunting task, especially since there’s no standard return policy that all stores follow.

CBS 11–12/30/2014

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Retail Gas Prices Tumble 10 Cents Across Texas

Retail gasoline prices across Texas continue to plummet, with the average cost at the pump dropping this week by a dime to settle at $2.05.

12/30/2014

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Dropping Oil Prices Could Help Home Labor Shortage

The housing market continues to boom in North Texas, but builders have seen a severe shortage of skilled and unskilled workers in the last couple of years.

CBS 11–12/29/2014

AirTran Airways airplanes are seen on the tarmac at the airport. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

AirTran Makes Final Flight, Ending 21-Year Run

AirTran Airways has ceased to exist in an industry that has reshaped itself into something that would not be easily recognized when the Dallas carrier took its first flight about two decades ago.

12/29/2014

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Chrysler Recalls 67,000 Pickup Trucks For Clutch Wire Issues

The company is recalling Dodge Dakota, Dodge Ram 1500, 2500, 3500 and Mitsubishi Raider pickups that were made between July 2005 and June 2006. Nearly 55,000 of them are in the U.S.

12/29/2014

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U.S. Looks Into RadioShack Retirement Plans

The U.S. Department of Labor is investigating how RadioShack manages its retirement plan for employees, according to a regulatory filing.

12/26/2014

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Layaway Angels Granting North Texas Christmas Wishes

As families in north Texas cross off their own Christmas lists, so called “layaway angels” are helping put gifts under the Christmas tree for strangers.

CBS 11–12/24/2014

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Keurig Recalls Millions Of Coffee Brewing Machines

Keurig is recalling some 7 million of single-serve coffee brewing machines because of reported burns.

12/23/2014

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Sales For Holiday Shopping Season Come Down To The Wire

Stores may once again have to rely on procrastinators to save the holiday shopping season.

12/22/2014

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Staples: Customer Data Exposed In Security Breach

A cyber attack on Staples Inc. involves a store located on I-20 in Arlington.

12/19/2014

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Texas Death Among 5 Reported In Listeria Outbreak

Texas health officials say one person has died and three became sick in a food poisoning outbreak linked to prepackaged caramel apples.

12/19/2014

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About 257,000 Ram Pickup Trucks Recalled

Chrysler is recalling nearly 257,000 older Ram pickup trucks because the rear axle can seize or the drive shaft can fall off. The recall covers vehicles from the 2005 model year.

12/19/2014

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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.

Retailers receive a lot of hate from consumers for deceptive practices, defective merchandise and problems with store deals.

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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