Michelin is recalling around 104,000 BF Goodrich tires used for light trucks and recreational vehicles because the sidewalls can rupture under severe use conditions. The tire maker says no injuries or deaths have been tied to the problem. Michelin North America Inc. says the recall involves several types of commercial and rugged terrain tires made in 2014...» Read More
NEW YORK— General Mills is recalling about 60,000 packages of its Cascadian Farm frozen green beans after one package tested positive for listeria. The Cascadian Farm recall is for 10- ounce bags of the green beans with "Better If Used By" dates between April 10, 2016 and April 11, 2016. General Mills Inc. says customers should throw out the recalled product and...
NEW YORK— Kraft Heinz Foods Co. is recalling more than 2 million pounds of turkey bacon products that may be unsafe because they could possibly spoil before the "Best When Used By" date. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said that it has received reports of illness tied to individuals eating the items. They were shipped across the U.S....
Kraft Heinz recalls two million pounds of turkey bacon from shelves to ensure consumer safety.
More than 2M pounds of Oscar Mayer turkey bacon has been recalled after people reported becoming unwell after eating certain items, NBCNews reports.
NEW YORK— About 55,000 LED tube lights are being recalled because they can overheat, melt and possibly burn someone. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Tuesday that Osram Sylvania, the maker of the light, received 34 reports from customers that the lights had overheated or melted down. They were sold between December 2014 and May 2015.
NEW YORK— About 4,400 ride-on lawn mowers are being recalled because the gas tank can leak and cause a fire. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Tuesday that Scag Power Equipment, the maker of the lawn mowers, received five reports from customers of a gas tank leak. Scag is a unit of Metalcraft of Mayville Inc., a metal manufacturing company in Maryville,...
Americans are less happy with their cars and trucks than at any time in more than a decade, and it's largely due to too many recalls.
General Motors Victim Compensation Fund finishes its review; turns down 9 out of 10 claims.
Toyota says it's testing potential alternatives to Takata air-bag inflators.
Consumers' satisfaction with automobiles hits an 11-year low; recalls and higher prices to blame.
DETROIT— Americans are less happy with their cars and trucks than at any time in more than a decade, and it's largely because they're getting sick of dealing with recalls. "While it is true that all cars are now much better than they were 10 to 20 years ago, it is alarming that so many of them have quality problems," said Claes Fornell, chairman and founder of the survey.
Aug 24- Apple Inc is recalling a limited number iPhone 6 Plus phones due to faulty back cameras that take blurry photos. The affected phones were mostly sold in a 4- month period between September 2014 and January 2015, Apple said on its website. The company, whose shares were set to open at their lowest this year on Monday, said a small component in the affected 6...
A video made by a mother in Guam purports to show glass in its baby wipes and has caught attention online. NBC News reports.
A line of children's nightlights that can pose an electrical shock hazard are among this week's recalled consumer products. DETAILS: All PATRULL Nightlights sold at Ikea from August 2013 to July 2015. INCIDENTS: One report from Austria where a young child tried to remove the light from the electrical outlet when the colored plastic cover detached.
Toyota is buying 13 million airbag inflators from a Takata rival. - Reuters.
Aug 20- Two U.S. senators on Thursday called on Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp to immediately recall all vehicles containing the company's air bags, a demand that could affect more than 50 million cars on U.S. roads. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Edward Markey, both Democrats, serve on a Senate panel that has been investigating problems with Takata air bags...
Aug 20- Two U.S. senators on Thursday called on Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp to immediately recall all vehicles containing the company's air bags. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Edward Markey, both Democrats, serve on a Senate panel that has been investigating problems with Takata air bags that can rupture and spew metal shards at vehicle occupants.
General Motors on Tuesday expanded a safety recall from November to include about 160,000 more vehicles.
NEW YORK— Merck is recalling 276,000 bottles of a chemotherapy drug because the child-proof caps on the pill bottles may be cracked. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said it doesn't know of any children who have been injured, but it's advising consumers to inspect the bottle cap for cracks and contact Merck& Co. for a replacement cap if one is needed.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission said Tuesday Ikea is taking all of its Patrull nightlights off the market and advises consumers to stop using the product and contact the company for a refund. No injuries have been reported in the U.S. or Canada. They cost about $4 each and were sold at Ikea stores and through the company's website from August 2013 to July...