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Jul 10, 2014

Nutribullet Pro 900 Safety Risk

Nutribullet Pro 900 Safety Risk

Makers of the popular “As Seen on TV” product—the “NutriBullet”—have come out with a new version. It’s supposed to be even more powerful for creating healthy drinks, but Consumer Reports says it could pose...

Jul 6, 2014

Gadgets for Your Grill

Gadgets for Your Grill

With grilling season heating up, all kinds of gadgets promise to take your grill to a new level. Consumer Reports tested three gadgets that aim to make your grill even better.

Aug 19, 2014

Best Ice Cream

 Best Ice Cream

America’s favorite ice cream is vanilla. But what makes plain vanilla really great plain vanilla? An excellent vanilla ice cream should have definite dairy flavor, balanced by real

Aug 19, 2014

Best & Worst Fast Foods

Best & Worst Fast Foods

Consumer Reports readers rated fast food restaurants.

Aug 19, 2014

Dishwashers That Deliver

Dishwashers That Deliver

Looking for a new dishwasher? You might feel "overloaded" with all of the choices. Consumer Reports says job one of any dishwasher is clean dishes!

Aug 19, 2014

Stroller Poses Safety Risk

Stroller Poses Safety Risk

Double strollers are a great option for parents with two kids, especially convertible models that hold children of different sizes and ages. But Consumer Reports says a double stroller, Graco’s...

Aug 19, 2014

No-Contract Cell Service

No-Contract Cell Service

Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile now all offer cell-phone service without a two-year service contract. It may sound like a good deal. With no-contract deals you usually get lower monthly charges, but the plans...

Aug 19, 2014

Protecting Electronics on Vacation

Protecting Electronics on Vacation

Vacation coming up? Chances are you’ll be packing a lot of electronics like smart phones, tablets, e-readers, laptops, GPS devices, cameras, iPod and speakers. They practically need their own suitcase! But...

Jun 19, 2014

Getting Passwords Under Control

Getting Passwords Under Control

Cyber thieves are always looking for a new scam to steal your personal data. One of the best ways to protect yourself online is using strong passwords.

Jun 17, 2014

Consumer Reports: How to Get Free Stuff

Consumer Reports: How to Get Free Stuff

If you think there’s no such thing as free lunch, think again. There are lots of products you can get online without having to pay a cent.

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North Texas Patient Tested for Possible Ebola

North Texas Patient Tested for Possible Ebola

A patient in a Dallas hospital is showing signs of the Ebola virus and is being kept in strict isolation with test results pending, hospital officials said Monday.

Football Player Loses Father to Domestic Violence

Football Player Loses Father to Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence hit very close to home for a member of the Adamson High School football team who recently took a pledge to stand up to the subject.

Veteran Security Guard Fatally Shot

Veteran Security Guard Fatally Shot

A security guard is dead and four suspects remain on the run after an attempted robbery Tuesday morning in Dallas.

Dallas Police Pursue Stolen Ambulance

Dallas Police Pursue Stolen Ambulance

Police officers from multiple agencies pursued a stolen CareFlite ambulance through the Mid-Cities Monday evening.

Poor Fire Suppression Installations Put DFW Businesses at Risk

Poor Fire Suppression Installations Put DFW Businesses at Risk

Fire investigators at local departments across Dallas-Fort Worth are working together to try to stop an unlicensed equipment installer who they say is putting people at risk at restaurants and other...

Boy Losing His Vision Travels to See Northern Lights

Boy Losing His Vision Travels to See Northern Lights

A boy from Texas who is slowly losing his vision traveled to Alaska to see the Northern Lights.