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Kraft recalls 242,000 cases of mac and cheese

Kraft recalls 242,000 cases of mac and cheeseKraft Foods is recalling 242,000 cases of original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese because some of the boxes contain small pieces of metal
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

Starbucks steps into conversation about race

Starbucks steps into conversation about raceWorkers at its U.S. stores have been told to write "Race Together" on cups and the company plans to start publishing "conversation guides" on the topic.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

Facebook lets friends send cash over Messenger

Facebook lets friends send cash over MessengerFacebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to send cash to friends over the Messenger app.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Consumer

Tips to help Millennials save and invest for retirement

Tips to help Millennials save and invest for retirementIt's not easy being a working Millennial or Generation Xer these days.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks ago
Money

How much do we spend to get married?

How much do we spend to get married?A new survey by The Knot finds that the average cost of a U.S. wedding jumped to $31,213 last year.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

GM recalls Volts; new software fixes carbon monoxide trouble

GM recalls Volts; new software fixes carbon monoxide troubleGeneral Motors Co. is recalling some Chevrolet Volt gas-electric hybrid cars to fix a problem that can cause carbon monoxide to build up in an enclosed space.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Consumer

New models added to Toyota recall

New models added to Toyota recallThe carmaker says there are a handful of safety issues
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Money

Verizon sends bills customer can't read

Verizon sends bills customer can't readVerizon sends bills visually impaired customer can't read
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Consumer

Study: Parents wrongly think sugary drinks healthy

Study: Parents wrongly think sugary drinks healthyParents have failed to get the message that sugary drinks — beyond soda — are not healthy for kids.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Consumer

Save on taxes: 9 commonly overlooked tax breaks

Save on taxes: 9 commonly overlooked tax breaksTax time can be stressful for many Americans.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Consumer

Giant Food issues voluntary recall of Cajun seasoning

Giant Food issues voluntary recall of Cajun seasoningGiant Food has issued a voluntary recall of Emeril's Cajun seasoning.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
News

VDOT 'moves forward' with plan to remove controversial guardrail

VDOT 'moves forward' with plan to remove controversial guardrailThe Virginia Department of Transportation continues to move forward with its plan to replace a controversial guardrail that was once popular with state highway construction contractors,
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Consumer

Hyundai recalls 263,000 Elantras for steering glitch

Hyundai recalls 263,000 Elantras for steering glitchHyundai is recalling about 205,000 Elantra midsize sedans in the U.S.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

Oscar's Hickory House recalls beef jerky product

Oscar's Hickory House recalls beef jerky productOscar's Hickory House in Warrensburg, N.Y. is recalling approximately 32 pounds of beef jerky product due to a processing deviation.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

Young adults: More credit card debt than savings

Young adults: More credit card debt than savingsEbeth Fielder, 23, has a simple explanation for why many people, particularly those in their 30s and 40s, owe more money on their credit cards than they have in emergency savings.
  • Consumer
  • 4 weeks ago
Consumer

Giant Food recalls Sylvia's Sizzling Hot Spice

Giant Food recalls Sylvia's Sizzling Hot SpiceGiant Food is informing customers about a voluntary recall of Sylvia's Sizzling Hot Spice because it may have peanut, an allergen that is not on the ingredient label.
  • Consumer
  • 4 weeks ago
Local

Va. rocket firm hired to probe air bag problems

Va. rocket firm hired to probe air bag problemsThe auto industry has hired a Virginia rocket science company to find out why air bags can explode with too much force and injure drivers and passengers.
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  • 1 month ago
Money

The power of crowdfunding

The power of crowdfundingTechnology changes the way we give and receive
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  • 1 month ago
Consumer

Car dealer demands 'freedom of speech' to warn of warranty issues

Car dealer demands 'freedom of speech' to warn of warranty issuesA local car dealer says automakers don't want you to know about potential safety or warranty problems.
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  • 1 month ago
Consumer

Feds fine Takata max over airbags; threaten more action

Feds fine Takata max over airbags; threaten more actionThe U.S. government announced Friday morning that it is fining Japan-based auto-safety-equipment company Takata $14,000 a day starting Friday.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month ago
Consumer

Starbucks to junk CDs

Starbucks to junk CDsIt won't be the day the music died at Starbucks, but it will be the end of the CD.
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  • 1 month ago
Local

Is the wine industry on the rise in Prince George's County?

Is the wine industry on the rise in Prince George's County?Out of more than 32,000 acres of farmland found in Prince George's County, two of those acres may end up reshaping the region's economic landscape one bottle at a time.
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  • 1 month ago
Consumer

Walmart employees to get raises

Walmart employees to get raisesWalmart said Thursday that it will spend $1 billion this year to give raises to half a million workers.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

Unclaimed Property

Unclaimed PropertyIt is estimated that over $60 billion of abandoned property is just waiting to be claimed.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

Tips to keep your car good to go in this cold

Tips to keep your car good to go in this coldWhen you bundle up, you should also make sure your car is prepared for the cold.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

Average used car price hits record high in 2014

Average used car price hits record high in 2014In another sign that the auto market's recovery has not yet peaked, the average used car price hit a record $16,800 last year, according to a report from Edmunds.com
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Nation

Get ready for the Apple Car, reports say

Get ready for the Apple Car, reports sayWhat's next, the Apple House?
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Consumer

IRS warns about "dirty dozen" tax scams

IRS warns about "dirty dozen" tax scamsHow are schemers ripping off the IRS and honest taxpayers as the 2015 tax-filing season revs up?
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Nation Now

10 things to do WHEN you win the lottery

10 things to do WHEN you win the lotteryIf you win it in the next drawing, you won't ever have to worry about money again...right? Wrong.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Money

A growing trend in counterfeit auto parts

A growing trend in counterfeit auto partsCounterfeit auto parts could put drivers in harms way
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

List of RadioShack stores to close by March 31

List of RadioShack stores to close by March 31Thousands of RadioShacks are closing nationwide by March 31,2015 after the retailer filed for bankruptcy early February.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Uber, Lyft can still run in Va. until permanent regs adopted

Uber, Lyft can still run in Va. until permanent regs adoptedLyft and Uber still have the "green-light" in Virginia.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Refinery labor talks recess as strike expands to 11 sites

Refinery labor talks recess as strike expands to 11 sitesThe biggest oil refinery work stoppage since 1980 is getting larger.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

US gas prices jump 13 cents a gallon; could go higher

US gas prices jump 13 cents a gallon; could go higherThe average price of a regular gallon of gas jumped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.20, ending a sustained drop.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Mitsubishi shows dress-up version of Outlander Sport

Mitsubishi shows dress-up version of Outlander SportMitsubishi is putting a little more oomph into its Outlander Sport crossover SUV.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Protect yourself from income tax identity theft

Protect yourself from income tax identity theftWhen it comes to income tax, things aren't as bad as you think. They are far worse.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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