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How to avoid buying counterfeit solar eclipse glasses
Experts are urging Americans watching the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse to buy smart when purchasing the necessary protective eyewear. With counterfeit eclipse glasses hitting the market, NASA and the American Astronomical Society (AAS) suggest that consumers purchase off their long list of verified
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.
Surveillance footage released showing dormitory explosion at university
To the index of other news tonight, a new video this evening of a dorm explosion. Surveillance footage capturing the June 28th blast in Kentucky. One university employee was injured in that blast, which investigators now believe was caused by a natural gas leak. It left that hole in the side of thf
What traditional retail stores are doing to compete with online retailers
ABC News' Becky Worley shares what traditional big-box retailers such as Wal-Mart and Target are doing to compete with Amazon.
Shoppers Look to Score More Deals on Cyber Monday
After a record-breaking Black Friday , shoppers are gearing up for Cyber Monday . More than 122 million Americans are expected to shop online on Cyber Monday to score even more discounts, according to the National Retail Federation . "Millions of consumers shopped over Thanksgiving weekend and
20,000 Safety 1st Strollers Recalled in the US Because of Defect
Approximately 20,000 baby strollers have been voluntarily recalled after many were found to have a defect that caused small children to fall out of their seat. The Safety 1st brand's Step and Go Travel Systems strollers have a defect that allows the tray folding mechanism to disengage while it is
CPSC Recalling More Than 500,000 Hoverboards Because of Fire Hazards
More than 500,000 hoverboards are being recalled because of fire hazards that pose the risk of injuries, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. The recall involves hoverboards from eight manufacturers/importers that are made with lithium-ion battery packs as well as 4,300 from
FBI Targeting One of World's 'Worst' Email Spammers
The FBI has launched a criminal investigation into a California man deemed one of the "Top 10 Worst Spammers" in the world, who can blast out a million unsolicited messages from his San Diego home in less than 15 minutes, according to court documents. Michael Alexander Persaud has been under
Could You Save $500 a Year on Makeup?
Becky Worley examines how much people spend on makeup in the latest installment of the "GMA" Biggest Waste of Money series.