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Recaro Recalls Over 39,000 Child Safety Seats

The recall covers ProSport model 385 seats made from June 16, 2010, to Jan. 31, 2013. The problem happens when the seats are installed with the lower latch anchors and without the top tether.

08/19/2014

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Starbucks Delves Into Food Truck Business

The company is currently testing food trucks – or java trucks, if you will – at three colleges in the United States.

08/19/2014

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3 On Your Side: Locking Your Credit & Debit Cards

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at how you can turn your cards on and off remotely.

08/18/2014

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Police Warn Customers Of Utility Phone Scam Making Rounds In Suburban Philadelphia

PECO customers beware. Police are investigating a telephone scam now making the rounds in suburban Philadelphia. Detectives say at least half dozen people have already been conned out of thousands of dollars.

08/18/2014

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3 On Your Side: Bankrate Report Finds 36% Of Americans Have No Retirement Savings

How much money do you have saved for retirement? If the answer is nothing, you’re not alone.

08/18/2014

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Is A Nutella Shortage On The Way?

Nutella-lovers the world over could be in for some bad news concerning their favorite chocolate-hazelnut spread.

08/18/2014

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AAA Mid-Atlantic: More Good News At The Pump

AAA Mid-Atlantic says average prices dropped slightly over the last week, continuing a trend over the last month.

08/16/2014

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Ford Recalls 83,250 Cars And SUVs

Ford is recalling 83,250 vehicles because a faulty part could cause them to lose power or roll away if they’re parked.

08/15/2014

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3 On Your Side: Barclays Bank Phone Scam Making Rounds In Our Region

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us this one involves a recorded message saying there is a problem with your debit or credit card.

08/15/2014

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3 On Your Side: Robin Williams’ Death Prompts Click-Jacking Warning

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan shows you how to avoid becoming a victim of click-jacking.

08/14/2014

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3 On Your Side: Store Credit Card Interest Rate 8 Points Higher Than Average Credit Card

If you’re doing back-to-school shopping, you’ll likely be faced with an offer or a store credit card. A survey found the interest rates may cost consumers more than they anticipate. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan looks at the pros and the cons.

08/14/2014

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Suit Claims South Jersey Puppy Dealer Sold Sick Dogs

By Jim Donovan: The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has filed suit against Jessica Durkin, d/b/a “Prada Puppies,” of Salem, a puppy dealer who allegedly sold sick pets to consumers. The State alleges that […]

08/14/2014

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Blog: Staples 110% Back-To-School Price Match

By Jim Donovan: Need back-to-school supplies? You may want to check out Staples. For a limited time the retailer is offering a 110% Back to School Price Match Guarantee. Customers will receive an additional 10% […]

08/14/2014

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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Travel Warnings for Americans

The height of the summertime getaway season is here, so it’s time to revisit a valuable Internet resource created to help travelers stay safe.

08/14/2014

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15,000 Pounds Of Frozen Chicken Nuggets Recalled, May Contain Plastic

The recall on 8-oz. boxes of “Applegate Naturals Chicken Nuggets” was announced Tuesday.

08/13/2014

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2011 Philadelphia Auto Show

(credit: Randall E. Scott) From Ford to Fiat, and classic to innovative, there was something for everyone at the 2011 Philadelphia International Auto Show.

Apple CEO Steve Jobs speaks during an Apple Special Event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts September 1, 2010 in San Francisco. Jobs announced upgraded versions of the entire iPod line, including an iPod Touch that includes a camera. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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.

Ketch, left, and Hiro-pon, members of the Japanese pantomime group Gamarjobat, take part in a promotional ninth birthday party for Japanese auto giant Honda Motor’s humanoid robot Asimo at the company’s headquarters in Tokyo on October 31, 2009. Asimo, which officially stands for “Advanced Step in Innovative MObility,” was the culmination of two decades of humanoid robotics research by Honda engineers, who first began research on the project in the 1980s and then unveiled “him” in 2000. (credit: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Robot Craze

Japanese robotics makers are creating some of the most life-like robots ever.

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