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3 On Your Side: Loyalty Programs Offering More Experience-focused Rewards

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, now companies are stepping up the game with rewards that go way beyond a room or a seat.

09/09/2014

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Police Advise Residents Of Reported Utility Phone Scam In Cape May County

The Middle Township Police Department says they have been receiving complaints from business owners about a telephone scam.

09/08/2014

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Home Depot Confirms Breach In US, Canada Stores

If you shopped at any Home Depot at any time since April and paid with plastic, you could be a victim.

09/08/2014

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More Than 700 Pounds Of Chicken Products Recalled

The products were produced Sept. 3, 2014 and then shipped to a New York distributor for re-sale and food service use in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. The packages bear the establishment number “P-764” on the box.

09/08/2014

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After Celebrity Hacking Scandal, Philadelphia Professor Offers Advice On Protecting Your Info

Chris Stigall spoke with La Salle University Professor Dean Henry on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about internet security in the wake of the celebrity hacking scandal that revealed intimate photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and other actresses.

09/08/2014

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Philadelphia Whole Foods Store Offering New Bike Delivery Service

Grocery delivery can be key for those who don’t have time to shop, and a popular Philadelphia market is now offering the service.

09/08/2014

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About 215,000 Pairs Of Children’s Sunglasses Recalled

About 215,000 pairs of children’s sunglasses have been recalled, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced.

09/05/2014

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Blog: Dunkin’ Donuts Offers FREE Coffee With Each Eagles Win

By Jim Donovan: For the second year in a row, Dunkin’ Donuts is offering its “Eagles Win. You Win!” promotion. The day following each Eagles win, there will be a coupon for a FREE medium […]

09/05/2014

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Virtua Says Its Knee-Surgery Ads Are Correct, But Agrees To Stricter Verification

You’ve probably seen or heard the advertisements for Virtua’s “quad sparing” knee replacement surgery on TV, radio, or online. “He’s off his walker,” explains an actress portraying his wife.

09/04/2014

Executive Vice President of electronics giant Samsung D J Lee presents a new version of the company's giant-sized smartphone, the Galaxy Note 4, on September 3, 2014 in Berlin, in advance of the consumer electronics trade fair "Internationale Funk Ausstellung "(IFA). IFA, one of Europe's biggest showcases of the latest electronic gadgets, is scheduled to open on September 5 and run until September 10, 2014.    (Photo credit ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung Shows Off Several New Devices Expected To Be Released This Fall

Samsung is showing off several new devices that are expected to be released this fall, including a big smartphone that’s likely to see some competition from Apple in the coming days.

09/03/2014

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3 On Your Side: At What Age Should Children Have Their Own Cell Phones?

It’s back to school time and chances are there’s more than just books and lunch stuffed into your child’s knapsack. As 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan finds, there’s probably a cell phone in there too.

09/03/2014

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Local Cyber Security Expert Offers Tips For Consumers

Many Philadelphia shoppers are going back to payment basics to protect themselves.

09/03/2014

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AP: Home Depot Probes Possible Credit Card Data Breach

The Atlanta-based home improvement retailer told The Associated Press Tuesday that it is looking into “unusual activity” and that working with both banks and law enforcement.

09/02/2014

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3 On Your Side: A Warning For Computer Users

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan has a warning for computer users.

09/02/2014

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PGW Drops Natural Gas Rates For Fall

By Jim Donovan: Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) today announced that natural gas rates will decrease this fall for PGW’s residential, commercial, industrial and municipal customers. The rate for residential customers, for instance, will be adjusted […]

09/02/2014

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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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