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A massive ice cream recall spurs some tough questions. How can you protect yourself from contaminated food? What are your rights? Will Blue Bell survive?
The unusual Department of Justice and the Consumer Product Safety Commission suit stems from a 2010 recall over vases that shattered in customers' hands.
Federal regulators say they're now aware of 10 listeria illnesses linked to ice cream and other products made by Blue Bell Creameries over the last 5 years.
Blue Bell Creameries says it's recalling all of its ice cream and frozen treat products from stores due to continuing problems with Listeria bacteria.
More than a million yard blowers sold at Home Depot and Walmart are recalled because they possibly may overheat and catch fire, the government says.
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The National Consumers League said it has seen a sharp rise in pet adoption scams. Families are losing lots of money and never getting their pet.
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Federal officials recall 1,920 pounds of sweet potato and chicken baby food made by Beech-Nut, saying it may be contaminated with small pieces of glass.
The consumer groups who used the mystery shoppers advocate regulating tax preparers and establishing minimum standards.
The number of people sickened by a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products has grown to include three others in Texas, officials say.
Road salt damaged brake lines on Chevrolet, Cadillac and GMC pickups and SUVs, a federal agency concludes, urging people to wash undercarriages regularly.
New credit cards with embedded chips won't help much with fraud, according to a Walmart executive, because U.S. banks took an implementation short cut.
Fourteen attorneys general ask Congress to investigate the herbal supplements industry and to consider giving the FDA stronger oversight of the industry.
Five states file lawsuits intended to shut down a massive alleged newspaper and magazine subscription scam that solicited millions of consumers nationwide.
GNC reaches an agreement with New York's attorney general that puts in place rigorous testing of nutritional supplements sold in its stores and online.
A U.S. District Court imposes a permanent injunction on a Los Angeles-based seafood company after inspectors find contamination by the listeria bacteria.
America can't have an industry whose sole purpose is to trap people in debt, rather than to make a decent return and provide a service.
A nationwide crackdown on auto dealers has turned up widespread evidence of false ads, deceptive loans and fake odometer readings, the government says.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau outlines its plans for cracking down on the payday lending industry and ensuring that borrowers can repay loans.
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Graco has agreed to pay a $3 million fine to the government for being too slow to report complaints about difficulty opening car seat buckles.
New York to London for $15? That could soon be a reality, at least if Monday's news concerning Irish low-cost airline Ryanair is to be believed.