Product Safety

Musty odors prompt Lipitor recall expansion

Pfizer has expanded its Lipitor recall due to reports of a musty odor potentially linked to use of a wood preservative.
Shot of a box of Lipitor pills.

No Pampers recall yet; Dry Max diapers under scrutiny

Will there be a Pampers recall? Parents of infants and toddlers are anxious to know whether Dry Max diapers are causing diaper rash. READ MORE…
An infant suffering from a bout of diaper rash. Will this suffering cause a Pampers recall?

Intel set back with recall of Sandy Bridge chip set

A design error has forced Intel to recall its much-heralded Sandy Bridge processor, a mistake that will cost about $1 billion to correct.
Photo of an intel logo.

Payday loan APR Fees and How They Compare To Other Financing Rates

A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.
A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.

2011 Toyota Sienna recalled due to brake light problem

The 2011 Toyota Sienna faces a 94,000-strong recall because of a problem with the brake light switch bracket near the parking brake pedal...
A 2011 Toyota Sienna XLE 2.

Girl Scout cookie recall affects Lemon Chalet Cremes

A Girl Scout cookie recall has struck the Swiss chalet: Lemon Chalet Crème cookies are under suspicion for a strange smell and taste. Do you have any?

Woman bites into razor in Walmart ice cream, but won’t sue

A woman who bit into a broken razor blade in her container of Great Value brand ice cream doesn't plan to sue Walmart or the manufacturer.
Great Value

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

Honda recall | Soft brakes are to blame this time

In their its recall of the year, Honda has announced that 2007/2008 Element and Odyssey vehicles are being recalled for braking issues.
2008 Honda Element

SpaghettiOs recall affects 15 million pounds of pre-cooked pasta

Uh-oh... 15 million pounds of Spaghettios pasta have been recalled due to a malfunctioning cooker in Texas. What should you do? READ ON...
Spaghettios

Honda recalling airbags due to rupture/fragmentation problem

Honda will recall airbags due to a malfunction that can cause them to rupture and fling shrapnel at passengers. 438,000 cars are on the list.

The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

Police respond to Miami Airport explosion caused by hairspray

Miami Airport today was overrun by bomb squads, police and TSA officials when a can of hairspray exploded; the can was packed in someone's bag.
Hairspray

Video of Melodi Dushane McNugget rampage becomes public record

The video showing Melodi Dushane's New Year's Day tirade in reaction to not getting her McNuggets has become public record. Watch it here...
closeup of chicken nuggets

L.A. health officials give tips on safe Ecstasy use at raves

The L.A. health department published guidelines for safe Ecstasy use after an Ecstasy overdose death at a publicly sanctioned rave ...
ecstacy overdose

What You Need To Know To Keep From Getting Trapped By Cash Advance Addiction

Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.
Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.

Alcoholic energy drink Four Loko puts students in hospital

The Central Washington University students who passed out at a party were drinking alcoholic energy drink Four Loko, report authorities...
A couple of dudes on a beach flashing their Four Loko cans.

51-year-old French man claims Requip made him a sex addict

A lawsuit filed in France says a man was not told of Requip's side effects, which made him a sex addict, cross-dresser and gambling addict.
Drugs

Toyota takes another hit with Lexus GX 460 Consumer Reports test

Lexus GX 460 stability control fails in Consumer Reports test that could lead to potential rollovers in everyday driving. READ MORE...
SUV rollover

No Credit Check Personal Loans From The Comfort Of Home - A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.
Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.

New Tylenol recall fifth in a year for Johnson & Johnson

The Tylenol 8-Hour Caplet recall because of a musty or moldy odor is the fifth Tylenol recall in the past year for Johnson & Johnson drugs.
tylenol 8-hour recall

Proposed Apple patent seeks to lock up jailbroken iPhones

Apple is pushing for approval of a patent that would enable it to lock down any legally jailbroken iPhone. Apple says it's for your own good…
A jailbroken iPhone.