About 263,000 Hyundai cars in the U.S. and Canada are being recalled.
According to a study by Carfax, more than 46 million cars and trucks on the road in the US were recalled because of safety defects, but were never repaired.
General Motors is recalling over 81,000 vehicles because of a problem that could cause the power steering to fail.
A Marin manufacturer has recalled two models of children's bicycles due to potentially hazardous handlebars.
Sunbeam is recalling 34,000 "Holmes" brand oil-filled heaters due to a scalding hazard.
Nissan is recalling about 768,000 vehicles including its popular Rogue Crossover and Pathfinder SUV.
Nearly 87,000 Kia Forte Sedans from the 2014 model are being recalled because of faulty equipment that could cause the vehicles to catch fire.
Goodyear is recalling about almost 49,000 SUV tires after finding small cracks in the tread during endurance testing.
Keurig is recalling 6.6 million of its popular coffee makers after receiving "90 reports of burn-related injuries."
Baby product manufacturer Graco is recalling almost 5 million strollers to fix a problem that could cause a child’s fingertip to be amputated.
The makers of Ortega and Las Palmas Mexican Food Products are recalling taco dinner kits, seasoning mixes and sauces.
Ford Motor Company has issued five safety recalls involving about 202,000 vehicles in North America to fix gas leaks, air bag sensors, and other problems.
Ten brands of baby wipes are being recalled nationwide because they may be contaminated with bacteria.
Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant car seats.
General Motors is recalling 524,384 cars and sport utility vehicles globally in two actions dealing with potential latch and loose part issues, the automaker said on Friday.
A choking hazard prompts the recall of thousands of pairs of infant sneakers.
Some 43 million vehicles have been recalled this year, so how does a driver know if a car has had a fault or defect fixed?
Spice maker McCormick is recalling 1,032 cases of ground oregano due to possible salmonella contamination.
General Motors Co. is recalling more than 29,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars because metal parts in the air bag assemblies can hit the driver and passengers if the bags are inflated.
About 175,000 linear personal emergency reporting system transmitters (PERS) are being recalled because the batteries used in the transmitters can fail to emit a low battery warning.
Lawmakers grill General Motors CEO Mary Barra over "culture of secrecy" surrounding recalls.
General Motors said on Friday it will recall 511,528 Chevrolet Camaro muscle cars.
Ford is issuing safety recalls for approximately 1.1 million cars in North America.
Federal safety regulators said Friday that it is "likely" that more than 13 people died in General Motors cars recalled earlier this year for defective ignition switches.
Petco became the first national pet retail chain to remove all China-made dog and cat treats today when it announced that it would stop selling the products in its more than 1,300 locations by the end of the year.
Toyota issued three safety-related recalls Thursday covering 430,500 vehicles sold in the United States, as the auto industry continued on pace for an all-time recall record this year.
Another day, another General Motors recall.
General Motors has issued four separate, new recalls for more than 2.4 million vehicles in the United States, the automaker announced on Tuesday.
A Detroit meat packing company is recalling 1.8 million pounds of ground beef after it was linked to nearly a dozen potentially dangerous E. coli infections in four states, federal agriculture officials said Monday.
General Motors has agreed to pay a record $35 million penalty for delays in reporting flaws in ignition switches that have led to at least 13 deaths, the Department of Transportation announced on Friday.
General Motors Co said on Thursday it has issued five more recalls, covering about 2.7 million vehicles in the United States and as a result is expected to take a charge of up to $200 million.
General Motors Co. said Thursday it has recalled 8,590 Buick and Chevrolet sedans in North America to address a potential braking problem.
General Motors is recalling more than 50,000 luxury SUVs to fix a computer error that can delay acceleration for three or four seconds.
Honda is recalling 24,889 Odyssey minivans from the 2014 model year because their side air bags may not deploy during a crash.
General Motors Co is recalling 51,640 Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse and GMC Acadia SUVs of the 2014 model year because faulty software may cause the fuel gauge to read inaccurately.
Mercedes recalls nearly 300,000 cars from 2008 through 2011.
BMW is recalling more than 156,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. because the engines can lose power or stall.
We have an important recall to tell you about and this one concerns more than a dozen infant video monitors.
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.
For the second time in three years, Mazda Motor Corp has issued a recall for Mazda6 sedans in North America because of a spider that likes the smell of gasoline and weaves a web that blocks a vent in the engine.
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for a variety of problems spanning nearly 30 models in Japan, the U.S., Europe and other places.
The U.S. side of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to recall nearly 900,000 recent sport-utility vehicles because of potential brake problems that could become especially severe in colder climates.
GM CEO Mary Barra will tell Congress on Tuesday that the company still doesn't know why it took 10 years to recall cars with flawed ignition switches that killed at least 13 people.
There is a new recall out today that could impact your laptop.
General Motors' announcement that it is recalling more than one million vehicles has gotten attention from Congress, sparked investigations, and may pose a formidable challenge for the company's fresh CEO. Here's what you need to know.
General Motors is expanding its recall of certain older model vehicles to correct a problem with the ignition switches, which could fail and shut-off the engine.
Johnson & Johnson is recalling 200,000 bottles of Motrin Infants Drops formula due to the risk that they contain tiny particles of plastic.
Subaru is recalling about 200,000 Legacy and Outback sedans and wagons from model years 2005-2009 to check for corroded brake lines.
Nearly 73,000 drop-side cribs are being recalled.
We have a recall to tell you about for nearly half a million LED light bulbs.
Tax forms are in the mail, but beware: con artists are using taxes and the IRS as an excuse to steal your money and personal information.
Someone who you pray with in church every Sunday tells you about a hot investment. Do you trust them or not?
Here's another good reason to be very cautious about any relationship that begins online.
If you think college financial aid is only going to deserving students, think again. Some scam artists have figured out a way to steal money that should be in the pockets of students who need it.
This is a story of trust betrayed. From the time they were children, they trusted the scam artist we're about to tell you about. But this conman turned on his unsuspecting victims and roped them into his fraudulent schemes.
The calls were ominous but believable. The result - several people conned out of huge amounts of money. The culprit was one woman who ran a more than decade-long scam that preyed on unsuspecting elderly victims.
Home Depot is reporting they had a security breach in their system.
She trusted them but the scam artists who claimed she had just won the lottery were lying through they teeth. The elderly who live alone are prime targets for aggressive conmen.
It sounded like a dream job - a high salary and not a lot of heavy lifting. But, the dream turned into a very expensive nightmare.
Wichita Falls PD's Financial Crimes Unit is investigating cash advance scams that have been emerging in the area.
Insurance fraud is big business and we’re all paying for it. It’s easy to pull off and unlikely, in most cases, to result in any punishment.
How a politician pulled off a 14 million dollar ponzi scheme and some expert advice on how to avoid being victimized.
It’s what we all worry about in this age of the internet – someone stealing your identity and draining your bank account. There are several things you can do to protect yourself.
Millions of victims, millions of dollars lost. How a new crime wave targeting the elderly could rob you of your life savings.
Every year over 40 million people move. In addition to making sure your household items move to your new house, you also need to move your mail. It is a simple process – but there are pitfalls.
Looking for tickets to a concert or sporting event? There’s one scam you should know about.
How one con artist and his mortgage company were able to scam homeowners out of their homes and force them into foreclosure.
Personal information for all of eBay’s 145 million active buyers could have been accessed in a hack two months ago, a company spokeswoman said, as the online auction giant advised all users to change their passwords Wednesday.
A scam targeting thousands of grandparents. How to spot it and avoid being the next victim.
The internet is a great resource for finding unique items, but how can you tell if you are getting what you paid for? Hundreds of victims found out the hard way after getting caught up in an international art scam that lost millions of dollars.
It had all the markings of a scam, the promise of astronomical returns on an investment. Never any losses. But a large group of investors trusted it was all true because the ringleader was family.
Tens of millions of dollar lost - hundreds of victims. It's all a part of the financial carnage left behind by a financial adviser turned conman. There are some important lessons to learn from this case of betrayal.
How did one con-artist string along his victims and walk away with millions? This scam was one very elaborate scheme.
We have a cautionary tale about one elderly man who became the obsession of con-artists. One group of scammers ripped him off, he became a magnet for other thieves.
It sounded like a legitimate offer. Debt collection services offered for a reasonable fee. It was a scheme that made one man rich while driving hundreds of others into financial ruin.
He betrayed their trust by walking away with millions of their dollars. Here's the story of a financial adviser gone rogue and what you need to know to avoid falling victim to a similar scam.
It’s all in your mail. Bank accounts and credit card numbers - your most sensitive financial information. Just one case of mail theft netted thieves $150,000 and left a trail of victims in their wake.
If you get a call from someone claiming to be with the IRS, be suspicious!
Almost a million dollars’ worth of insurance claims – all of them a lie. Here's one outrageous case of insurance fraud – a crime that costs all of us.
It’s a nightmarish scenario. Someone files a trumped up lawsuit against you without even knowing. A judge rules against you in your absence and you end up owing thousands of dollars.
He was the man behind an identity theft scheme. Hundreds of credit cards found in his home and a large number of victims were hurt by this crime.
His victims trusted him and in return he stole millions of their dollars and destroyed their lives. This case comes with an important warning.
Sounds like a great online deal – over the counter drugs at deeply discounted prices. But buying those pills might be dangerous to your health.
The BBB is warning of the latest scam. In a new twist, scammers are using "jury duty" to commit identity theft or steal your money.
On January 7th of this year, a victim contacted the WFPD to report the unauthorized use of her Amarillo National Bank Visa Debit card at various locations throughout Wichita Falls.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the largest environmental disaster in US history, was also an opportunity for con artists. Some scammers seized the moment to make an easy fortune.
Thinking about selling something on an online auction site? You need to beware of scam artists who have only one goal in mind.
If you think you’ll never be the target of a conartist – thing again. Here's a story that brings home the point that no one is out of reach of criminals wanting to make an easy fortune.
We're going to tell you about four words to listen for when someone is trying to sell you an investment.
How can you avoid being the victim of identity theft?
He was a man of the cloth and the host of a TV show, but authorities say he betrayed those who trusted him by stealing millions. Here is how he did it and how you can avoid losing your money in a similar scheme.
At the end of every investment scam, there is a lesson learned. Here is the takeaway from one particular scheme… and it just might save you a fortune.
How can you tell a legitimate investment opportunity from a scam? Here are two words you should keep in mind that could prevent you from losing your life savings.
The US Postal Service delivered gifts to thousands of consumers last month who were victims of scams involving Moneygram.
The voices on the phone were friendly and persistent and they convinced an elderly widow to part with tens of thousands of dollars. Its part of a billion dollar scam that might target you next.
Here's a scam that comes in several varieties. But the goal in each instance is to steal as much money from you as possible.
They were desperate and turned to him for help. But a lawyer promising to rescue homeowners on the brink of foreclosure is now charged with stealing their money instead.
Consumers trusted her with their personal financial information, but she betrayed their trust. Here's what you need to do to avoid being the victim of con-artists who can turn your life into a nightmare.
You know the old adage "love is blind." Well, that's exactly what so-called sweetheart scammers on counting on.
They trusted their neighbor but that trust was betrayed. One family learned the hard way just how easy one can end up a victim of identity theft.
McDonald's is cleaning up its act when it comes to chickens raised with antibiotics used to fight human infections.
New-car sales hit records in 2014 not seen since 2006. But a lot more people buy used cars. If your budget is tight, finding a good used car that’s also inexpensive is tough.
Toss the cords! IKEA is creating furniture that charges your devices.
With over a billion users, Facebook keeps people connected, and people are sharing from what they're doing to how they're feeling.
The CPSC has approved a new federal mandatory standard to improve the safety of frame child carriers that are worn on a caregiver's back to carry a small child.
Consumer Reports is out with its 2015 list of top pick cars.
Pebble, the Palo Alto-based startup that makes nifty smartwatches, is the latest wearable-maker to announce a new product with a giant elephant in the room.
Hydrogen-powered fuel-cell vehicles have long been just a clean-fuel dream, but now several automakers are introducing them.
Emojis are coming in all skin tones, according to Tech Crunch.
Buying a home can be full of challenges, especially when it comes time to picking a real estate agent. So how do you get the best deal?
Thousands of consumers voted and 30 products have been revealed as the product of the year.
On a treadmill you could try to do some more skill-based exercises, things that challenge your agility or coordination.
Valentine's Day is Saturday, and when it comes to showering their sweetheart with a gift, most people will end up struggling to do something creative.
A study from the Journal of Consumer Research shows that we often will buy something in an attempt to replace the feelings we have over disappointment.
Don't let online ads ruin any surprises this Valentine's Day.
Consumer reports finds the best snack bars with nutritional value.
Expensive vacations to exotic places often seem out of reach. So many people join travel clubs, which promise years of discounted airfare, hotels and dining.
AT&T says the Federal Communications Commission will lose a legal battle if it increases internet regulation the way it wants to.
The way people bank is changing rapidly, as every year fewer go to branches and millions embrace Internet banking.
Consumers who are on the fence about buying the Apple Watch will be able to take it for a test drive, so to speak, before deciding whether or not it's worth the investment.
Consumer Reports checks out several phone charges that will never leave you out of battery.
If you are looking to save big bucks on a TV before the big game, Consumer Reports says you can expect to save about 19%.
Facebook officials say they are cracking down on 'fake' news stories appearing on your news feed.
New Year's resolutions may drive you to try pills, and Americans spend billions of dollars on weight-loss supplements every year.
If you are into saving money, chances are you have an LED bulb somewhere in your residence.
Consumer Reports just tested treadmills and ellipticals for your home, which will save you commute time to the gym.
Consumer Reports has taste tested insect-laden foods marketed in the U-S.
A critical number - your credit score - can determine whether you get a loan or a job.
With more of us keeping our music on phones and tablets, the easiest way for others to listen is with a wireless speaker.
In addition to friends and relatives on our holiday gift lists, don't forget those family members who might have chewed up all of last year's presents.
Before you buy a new car, you want to make sure you'll be happy with it.
Technology shows up in the strangest places.
In a recent survey, Consumer Reports asked one thousand people about their shipping gripes and has tips to help your boxes reach their destinations.
Electronic tablets for kids are likely to be a hot gift this holiday season.
For kids, electronic toys are a favorite gift.
How can you determine if a charity is worthy of your hard-earned dollars? Consumer Reports has important advice.
Consumer Reports warns that people often unwittingly give up their right to sue by agreeing in advance to submit any dispute to binding arbitration. And that can be a raw deal.
Stick vacuums weigh less than ten pounds and many cost under a hundred dollars. Some new ones promise to be better cleaners, but also cost a lot more money. Consumer Reports put them to the test to let us know if they're worth it.
Buying a turkey with a pop-up timer means one less thing to worry about when pulling together your Thanksgiving meal. But you'll want to hear what Consumer Reports found when it tested pop-up timers to see how accurate they really are.
Each year cars hit and kill over 4,000 pedestrians, and tens of thousands more are injured.
Tires from China can cost far less than better-known brands. Consumer Reports included several in recent tests to see how they compare.
The controversy is growing over whether foods should be labeled if they contain GMOs - genetically modified organisms.
Consumer Reports has advice to help improve Wi-Fi in your house.
We're spending more than ever at outlet malls.
Now there's an emerging class of computers that combines a laptop and a tablet. Consumer Reports checked to see whether they're worth considering.
Consumer Reports tests juicers to find the best.
With flu season around the corner, Consumer Reports says it's best to get vaccinated as early as possible.
Consumer Reports says you might be able to get your car fixed for free -- if you know the secret.
Can you really get where you want to go using your frequent-flyer miles?
The Ford Mustang is celebrating the big 5 - 0 by introducing the latest 2015 model.