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Survey: 62% Lose Sleep Over Money Problems

Financial worries are keeping most Americans up at night, according to a new survey.

06/30/2015

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Boston Providing Free Sunscreen At City Parks

The city is installing 30 free sunscreen dispensers in five public parks this summer.

06/26/2015

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NYC: Whole Foods Mislabels Prepackaged Items, Overcharges

Whole Foods supermarkets have been routinely overcharging customers by overstating the weight of prepackaged meat, dairy and baked goods, New York City’s consumer chief said Wednesday.

06/25/2015

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General Mills To Drop Artificial Ingredients In Cereal

It says 90 percent of its cereals will have no artificial ingredients by the end of 2016.

06/22/2015

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Study: Most Cars Don’t Have Good Latch Systems For Child Car Seats

The Insurance Institute For Highway Safety (IIHS) looked at the built-in hardware – or latch system – which stands for “lower anchors and tethers for children.”

06/18/2015

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McDonald’s To Close More Restaurants Than It Opens This Year

For the first time in more than 40 years, and perhaps ever, McDonald’s says the number of U.S. restaurants it has is shrinking.

06/18/2015

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Swimming Pool Items Lead Top 10 List Of ‘Summer Safety Traps’

A national toy safety group unveiled its list of “summer safety traps” Tuesday.

06/09/2015

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Apple Recalls Beats Pill XL Speakers Over Fire Hazard

About 222,000 Beats Pill XL portable, wireless speakers are being recalled.

06/03/2015

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Survey: Americans Don’t Like Their Cable Companies

Subscription TV services scored the worst in the survey of 43 industries.

06/03/2015

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Takata Air Bag Recall – Which Cars, Trucks Are Affected

Car owners are beginning to find out if their cars or trucks are included in a big expansion of a recall of air bags made by Takata Corp.

05/29/2015

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Best Flowers For Your New England Garden

When the seasons change in New England, and winter finally fades into spring, it’s time to think about beautifying your yard. A visit to the local nursery can be overwhelming, with so many beautiful blooms to choose.

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Consumer Electronics Show 2011

The newest and greatest in consumer electronics were on display at the 2011 CES in Las Vegas.

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Hot Holiday Toys For 2010

A look at some of the hot toys for the 2010 Holiday Season.

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Celebrity Endorsements

There’s no doubt about it. Celebrity sells. That’s why companies that make everything from drinks to makeup to credit cards pay millions for stars to endorse their products. Here is a look at some recent celebrity endorsements.

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Apple Unveils New iPods, Apple TV

Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled a refreshed lineup of iPods and a smaller Apple TV during a presentation in San Francisco on Sept. 1, 2010.

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