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  • RECALL: Kraft Singles

    RECALL: Kraft Singles

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:24 AM EDT2014-09-01 11:24:05 GMT
    Kraft Foods is voluntarily recalling over 7,000 cases of Kraft American Singles, according to a press release posted on the Food and Drug Administration website.
    Kraft Foods is voluntarily recalling over 7,000 cases of Kraft American Singles, according to a press release posted on the Food and Drug Administration website.
  • Apple recalls iPhones for battery trouble

    Apple recalls iPhones for battery trouble

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:16 AM EDT2014-08-26 12:16:28 GMT
    Noticed your iPhone's battery life getting shorter? You may be eligible for a free replacement.
    Noticed your iPhone's battery life getting shorter? You may be eligible for a free replacement.
  • RECALL: Bean bag chairs

    RECALL: Bean bag chairs

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-08-26 09:02:39 GMT
    Image courtesy CPSC/NBC NEwsImage courtesy CPSC/NBC NEws
    The US Consumer Product Safety Commission and Ace Bayou Corporation have announced the voluntary recall of 2.2 million bean bag chairs. 
    The US Consumer Product Safety Commission and Ace Bayou Corporation have announced the voluntary recall of 2.2 million bean bag chairs. 
  • 2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths

    2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:01:24 GMT
    About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. CPSC photoAbout 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. CPSC photo
    About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
    About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
  • Bottles of Corona Extra Beer Recalled for Glass Particles

    Bottles of Corona Extra Beer Recalled for Glass Particles

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:33 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:33:35 GMT
    The recall covers 12-ounce clear glass bottles in select six-pack, 12-pack and 18-pack packages containing bottles with specific production codes.The recall covers 12-ounce clear glass bottles in select six-pack, 12-pack and 18-pack packages containing bottles with specific production codes.
    Hold that lime wedge for your Corona, at least until you check the code number on the neck of the bottle.Constellation Brands, which imports the Mexican beer, is recalling select packages of Corona Extra in the United States because bottles may contain small particles of glass.
    Hold that lime wedge for your Corona, at least until you check the code number on the neck of the bottle.Constellation Brands, which imports the Mexican beer, is recalling select packages of Corona Extra in the United States because bottles may contain small particles of glass.
  • Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

    Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:16 AM EDT2014-08-20 08:16:32 GMT
    A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible salmonella contamination.
    A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible salmonella contamination.
  • Brita recalling children's water bottles

    Brita recalling children's water bottles

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:36 AM EDT2014-08-19 13:36:14 GMT
    Brita is recalling approximately 242,500 children's water filter bottles due to a possible laceration hazard.
    Brita is recalling approximately 242,500 children's water filter bottles due to a possible laceration hazard.
  • RECALL: Hard-wired smoke alarms

    RECALL: Hard-wired smoke alarms

    Friday, August 15 2014 10:42 AM EDT2014-08-15 14:42:23 GMT
    A recall was issued for ESL and Interlogix hard-wired smoke alarms this week. 
    A recall was issued for ESL and Interlogix hard-wired smoke alarms this week. 
  • Perdue chicken nuggets recalled for possible contamination

    Perdue chicken nuggets recalled for possible contamination

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:37 AM EDT2014-08-14 14:37:45 GMT
    Perdue is recalling 15,306 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nuggets.Perdue is recalling 15,306 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nuggets.
    Perdue is recalling approximately 15,306 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nuggets that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's FSIS announced.
    Perdue is recalling approximately 15,306 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nuggets that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's FSIS announced.
  • GM issues third recall on SUVs that can catch fire

    GM issues third recall on SUVs that can catch fire

    Friday, August 8 2014 8:49 AM EDT2014-08-08 12:49:28 GMT
    General Motors' troubles with safety recalls have surfaced in another case, this time with the company recalling a group of SUVs for a third time to fix power window switches that can catch fire.
    General Motors' troubles with safety recalls have surfaced in another case, this time with the company recalling a group of SUVs for a third time to fix power window switches that can catch fire.
  • RECALL: Vizio TVs for faulty stands

    RECALL: Vizio TVs for faulty stands

    Thursday, August 7 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-08-07 12:00:29 GMT
    Vizio is recalling 39 and 42-inch televisions for faulty stands.
    Vizio is recalling 39 and 42-inch televisions for faulty stands.
  • Subaru recalls 5 models for air bag problem

    Subaru recalls 5 models for air bag problem

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 11:27 AM EDT2014-08-05 15:27:42 GMT
    Subaru is recalling an undetermined number of vehicles because of air bag problems that have affected much of the global auto industry.
    Subaru is recalling an undetermined number of vehicles because of air bag problems that have affected much of the global auto industry.
  • Graco recalls 1.9 million infant car seat buckles

    Graco recalls 1.9 million infant car seat buckles

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 10:16 AM EDT2014-07-01 14:16:39 GMT
    Graco is recalling harness buckles used on approximately 1.9 million infant car seats manufactured between July 2010 and May 2013.
    Graco is recalling harness buckles used on approximately 1.9 million infant car seats manufactured between July 2010 and May 2013.
  • GM won't limit ignition switch crash compensation

    GM won't limit ignition switch crash compensation

    Monday, June 30 2014 2:28 PM EDT2014-06-30 18:28:24 GMT
    Kenneth Feinberg is prepared to pay out billions of General Motors' money to victims of crashes in GM small cars - provided they can prove the cars' ignition switches caused the crash.
    Kenneth Feinberg is prepared to pay out billions of General Motors' money to victims of crashes in GM small cars - provided they can prove the cars' ignition switches caused the crash.
  • GM preparing to recall 33,000 Chevy Cruze compacts

    GM preparing to recall 33,000 Chevy Cruze compacts

    Thursday, June 26 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-06-26 16:57:35 GMT
    General Motors is preparing to recall about 33,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars because the air bags might not inflate properly in a crash.
    General Motors is preparing to recall about 33,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars because the air bags might not inflate properly in a crash.
  • GM recall probe to be made public; 3 key questions

    GM recall probe to be made public; 3 key questions

    Thursday, June 5 2014 9:17 AM EDT2014-06-05 13:17:34 GMT
    Along rows of cubicles at the General Motors Technical Center in suburban Warren, engineers knew for years about faulty ignition switches in small cars. Safety officials in the same complex knew, too. So did the lawyers downtown.
    Along rows of cubicles at the General Motors Technical Center in suburban Warren, engineers knew for years about faulty ignition switches in small cars. Safety officials in the same complex knew, too. So did the lawyers downtown.
  • Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer wieners

    Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer wieners

    Monday, April 21 2014 2:59 PM EDT2014-04-21 18:59:01 GMT

    Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.


    Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.


  • Salmonella contamination prompts cat food recall

    Salmonella contamination prompts cat food recall

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:55:40 GMT
    Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats is being recalled.Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats is being recalled.
    The Robert Abady Dog Food Co is recalling its 2 lb, 5 lb 15 lb boxes of "Abady Highest Quality Maintenance Growth Formula for Cats" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
    The Robert Abady Dog Food Co is recalling its 2 lb, 5 lb 15 lb boxes of "Abady Highest Quality Maintenance Growth Formula for Cats" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
  • Drug recalled after foreign pills found in bottles

    Drug recalled after foreign pills found in bottles

    Friday, March 28 2014 4:02 AM EDT2014-03-28 08:02:20 GMT
    GlaxoSmithKline is recalling the weight loss drug Alli after receiving reports of unknown pills and tablets in the bottles.
    GlaxoSmithKline is recalling the weight loss drug Alli after receiving reports of unknown pills and tablets in the bottles.
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