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Eighth child reported killed by recalled IKEA dresser
An eighth child has been killed by an IKEA dresser that was recalled more than a year ago because of its propensity to tip over. Two-year-old Jozef Dudek of California was killed when a three-drawer IKEA dresser tipped over and crushed him during naptime. The family’s lawyer, Daniel J. Mann of
Toyota tops Consumer Reports' auto reliability rankings
Toyota takes the lead while Cadillac tumbles in Consumer Reports' auto reliability rankings
New report states hot car deaths can occur even in cooler weather
Consumer Reports found that being left in vehicles poses a threat to children and pets year round.
Hot car deaths can happened year round, Consumer Reports finds
Hot cars can be a threat for children even during the cooler months of the year, according to new findings released today by Consumer Reports . The new warning for parents states that even though the hot summer months have ended, the temperatures inside a closed car can still rise to potentially
New estimate claims a quarter of Microsoft laptops break within 2 years
According to a new poll from Consumer Reports, 25 percent of Microsoft Surface laptops and tablets break within two years of ownership.
Amazon plans to distribute event tickets in the US
The online retailer aims to become source for concert tickets, putting them in direct competition with Ticketmaster.
Lose up to 14 pounds a year by cutting back on soda, new report says
Eliminating just one soda a day can have a dramatic impact on your weight and health, according to study published today by Consumer Reports. Today, " Good Morning America " got a first look at the report , titled "Can 'Sin Taxes' Solve America's Obesity Problem Dr. Jennifer Ashton, ABC News' chief
Young, white people dying from colorectal cancer: Study
ABC News' Dr. Jennifer Ashton reports on increasing death rates from colorectal cancer and a new Consumer Reports analysis of the impact sugary drinks have on the body.
GrubHub buys rival Eat24 from Yelp for $288 million
The food ordering service will now provide users with access to approximately 75,000 restaurants.
Are Americans addicted to pills?
A new study from Consumer Reports claims that more than half of Americans are over-prescribed medications, and Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses what people can do to limit the number of drugs they take.