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Sep 16, 2014

What's Worth Buying at Wal-Mart

What's Worth Buying at Wal-Mart

Consumer Reports researched what's worth buying at Wal-Mart.

Sep 5, 2014

Versatile Blu-Ray Players

Versatile Blu-Ray Players

Consumer Reports just finished testing the latest Blu-ray players and says they are another great option for streaming video to your television.

Sep 4, 2014

Top Child Safety Seats

Top Child Safety Seats

Consumer Reports tested 33 convertible seats, which are ideal once your child outgrows an infant seat.

Sep 2, 2014

High-Fee College Bank Cards

High-Fee College Bank Cards

Consumers Union, the advocacy arm of Consumer Reports, looked at Higher One and 8 other companies that offer campus-sponsored accounts.

Sep 2, 2014

Wearable Tech

Wearable Tech

Wearable tech is still very new, but Consumer Reports thinks it's going to take off.

Aug 27, 2014

Tasty, Healthy Breakfast Cereals

Tasty, Healthy Breakfast Cereals

Cereal is a staple for many families. Consumer Reports hunted down the most nutritious cereals that are also tasty.

Aug 26, 2014

Best Mileage Pickups

Best Mileage Pickups

Consumer Reports took a look at which models of pickup truck had the best fuel economy.

Aug 25, 2014

Finding Good Tech Support

Finding Good Tech Support

Do you know where to turn when your computer crashes? Consumer Reports can tell you where to find the best tech support.

Aug 21, 2014

Safety Alert: Mercury in Fish

Safety Alert: Mercury in Fish

Eating fish can be a great choice. It's an excellent, low-fat source of protein and other nutrients including omega-3 fatty acids, which may help protect your heart, and if you're pregnant, boost your...

Aug 19, 2014

Save Money on Laundry

Save Money on Laundry

The average family does 400 loads of laundry per year. Consumer Reports has some tips to help you save money while doing laundry.

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Watch: Big Tex Hoisted Into Place

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Citizen Calls 911 as Man Tries to Pickup Teen Boy

Citizen Calls 911 as Man Tries to Pickup Teen Boy

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Police Blotter: Sept. 19, 2014

Police Blotter: Sept. 19, 2014

Here's a list of recent activities drawing the attention of Texas law enforcement. List compiled on Sept. 19, 2014.

Driver Suspected of Crashing Into Building on Purpose

Driver Suspected of Crashing Into Building on Purpose

Dallas police said a driver might have crashed into a building on Lawnview Avenue in Dallas on purpose early Friday morning.

Decomposing Bodies Found in El Paso Mortuary

Decomposing Bodies Found in El Paso Mortuary

Three people have been arrested on dozens of charges in El Paso after authorities found five bodies in various stages of decomposition at a funeral home.

Man Charged With Killing 3 Kills Himself in Jail

Man Charged With Killing 3 Kills Himself in Jail

Authorities say a 63-year-old man charged with fatally shooting three neighbors and injuring a child at a South Texas trailer park last weekend has killed himself in a Corpus Christi jail.