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  • Deadly Pain Pills

    Deadly Pain Pills

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:41:43 GMT
    Prescription painkillers like OxyContin, Percocet and Vicodin can make days bearable if you're suffering, but they can be as addictive as heroin and just as deadly.More >>
    Prescription painkillers like OxyContin, Percocet and Vicodin can make days bearable if you're suffering, but they can be as addictive as heroin and just as deadly.
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  • Amazon's First Smart Phone

    Amazon's First Smart Phone

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:48:42 GMT
    Amazon has just released its first smart phone, the Fire. Consumer Reports has started checking out the phone in its labs.More >>
    Amazon has just released its first smart phone, the Fire. Consumer Reports has started checking out the phone in its labs.
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  • Best Greek Yogurt

    Best Greek Yogurt

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:48:53 GMT
    Yogurt continues to grow in popularity. Sales now top 7 billion dollars a year.More >>
    Yogurt continues to grow in popularity. Sales now top 7 billion dollars a year.
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  • Not So Natural Cosmetics

    Not So Natural Cosmetics

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:39:54 GMT
    Sales of cosmetics and personal care products labeled “natural” have soared recently, but “natural” on the package does not necessarily mean natural inside.More >>
    Sales of cosmetics and personal care products labeled “natural” have soared recently, but “natural” on the package does not necessarily mean natural inside.
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  • Nutribullet Pro 900 May Pose Safety Risk

    Nutribullet Pro 900 May Pose Safety Risk

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:41:10 GMT
    Makers of the popular "As Seen on TV" product 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 a safety risk and has labeled it a "Don't Buy."More >>
    Makers of the popular "As Seen on TV" product 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 a safety risk and has labeled it a "Don't Buy."
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  • Back-to-School Laptops

    Back-to-School Laptops

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:42:44 GMT
    Back-to-school shopping is the second biggest spending spree of the year, according to the National Retail Federation. And these days, students need a lot more than pencils and paper.More >>
    Back-to-school shopping is the second biggest spending spree of the year, according to the National Retail Federation. And these days, students need a lot more than pencils and paper.
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  • Appliances for Back to College

    Appliances for Back to College

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:11 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:11:25 GMT
    Heading back to college? Consumer Reports tests loads of appliances that can help stock your new digs.More >>
    Heading back to college? Consumer Reports tests loads of appliances that can help stock your new digs.
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  • Hot Car Danger

    Hot Car Danger

    Friday, August 15 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-08-15 21:48:15 GMT
    Forty-four children died last year from heat stroke inside cars.More >>
    Forty-four children died last year from heat stroke inside cars.
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  • Best & Worst Fast Food

    Best & Worst Fast Food

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-08-13 21:51:24 GMT
    With about 14,000 McDonalds in the U.S., you’re never far from a Big Mac. But out of 21 hamburger chains, Consumer Reports readers rated McDonald’s hamburgers the worst tasting.More >>
    With about 14,000 McDonalds in the U.S., you’re never far from a Big Mac. But out of 21 hamburger chains, Consumer Reports readers rated McDonald’s hamburgers the worst tasting.
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  • Top Laundry Detergents

    Top Laundry Detergents

    Monday, August 11 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-08-11 21:43:34 GMT
    Consumer Reports’ testers did 378 loads of laundry to find the best detergents. They tested more than 50 liquids, powders, and pods.More >>
    Consumer Reports’ testers did 378 loads of laundry to find the best detergents. They tested more than 50 liquids, powders, and pods.
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  • Safety Alert: Laundry Detergent Packs

    Safety Alert: Laundry Detergent Packs

    Friday, August 8 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-08-08 21:46:41 GMT
    Laundry detergent packets that you just toss into the washing machine have risen in sales. But safety concerns for children have also increased with more than 20,000 calls to poison control centers since the packets went mainstream in 2012.More >>
    Laundry detergent packets that you just toss into the washing machine have risen in sales. But safety concerns for children have also increased with more than 20,000 calls to poison control centers since the packets went mainstream in 2012.
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  • Effective, Non-Toxic Drain Cleaner

    Effective, Non-Toxic Drain Cleaner

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-08-06 21:45:07 GMT
    Lots of products promise to clear your pipes without having to call a plumber. But even though they contain harsh chemicals, Consumer Reports tests have shown most aren’t that effective.More >>
    Lots of products promise to clear your pipes without having to call a plumber. But even though they contain harsh chemicals, Consumer Reports tests have shown most aren’t that effective.
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  • Stroller Poses Safety Risk

    Stroller Poses Safety Risk

    Monday, August 4 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-08-04 21:42:37 GMT
    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 Ready2Grow Classic Connect LX, could pose a safety risk.More >>
    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 Ready2Grow Classic Connect LX, could pose a safety risk.
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  • What to Buy at Costco

    What to Buy at Costco

    Friday, August 1 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:44:22 GMT
    Looking to load up on bargains at a warehouse store? Joining Costco can lead to big savings in your household budget, but it’s important to know what to get and what to forget when you’re filling your cart.More >>
    Looking to load up on bargains at a warehouse store? Joining Costco can lead to big savings in your household budget, but it’s important to know what to get and what to forget when you’re filling your cart.
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  • Best Ice Cream

    Best Ice Cream

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:42:18 GMT
    America’s favorite ice cream is vanilla. But what makes plain vanilla really great plain vanilla?More >>
    America’s favorite ice cream is vanilla. But what makes plain vanilla really great plain vanilla?
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  • Gadgets for Your Grill

    Gadgets for Your Grill

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:42:34 GMT
    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.More >>
    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.
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