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Jul 10, 2014

Seven bodies recovered from 3-alarm fire in Massachusetts

Seven people perished in a three-alarm blaze that consumed a Massachusetts apartment building early Thursday morning...

Jul 08, 2014

Consumers borrowed more in May, though pace of growth slowed

Americans borrowed $19.6 billion more in May in consumer credit, although growth slowed from the previous month's torrid pace, the Federal Reserve said Tuesday...

Jul 10, 2014

Pocket Hose Gushes Revenues For DRTV Leader TeleBrands

If you've got a patch of flora on your premises, you probably have purchased a Pocket Hose -- one of those light, collapsible, cloth-covered hoses that makes watering flowers and vegetables easy and stores conveniently. Pocket Hoses are one of the bi...

Jul 10, 2014

Senate committee approves mobile phone unlocking bill

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has voted to approve legislation that would allow mobile phone owners to unlock their devices for the purposes of switching carriers. The committee, with a unanimous voice vote Thursday, approved an amended version... #Senate Judiciary Committee #Library of Congress

Jul 11, 2014

Payday lender will pay $10 million to settle consumer bureau's claims

Consumer advocates have long warned that payday lenders purposely try to lure borrowers into an expensive and debilitating cycle of debt. Now, the nation's consumer financial watchdog says it has proof... #Senate Judiciary Committee #Library of Congress

Jul 11, 2014

Payday lender will pay $10 million to settle consumer bureau's claims

Consumer advocates have long warned that payday lenders purposely try to lure borrowers into an expensive and debilitating cycle of debt. Now, the nation's consumer financial watchdog says it has proof... #Senate Judiciary Committee #Library of Congress

Jul 11, 2014

Colorado Is Consuming Way More Pot Than Anyone Ever Believed

And most of that will be consumed by a minority of daily user... #Senate Judiciary Committee #Library of Congress

Jul 10, 2014

Anthem sued over limited networks

Amid growing scrutiny statewide, insurance giant Anthem Blue Cross faces another consumer lawsuit over its use of narrow networks in Obamacare coverage... #Senate Judiciary Committee #Library of Congress

Jul 11, 2014

Payday lender will pay $10 million to settle consumer bureau's claims

Consumer advocates have long warned that payday lenders purposely try to lure borrowers into an expensive and debilitating cycle of debt. Now, the nation's consumer financial watchdog says it has proof... #Senate Judiciary Committee #Library of Congress

Jul 09, 2014

Smartwatches Blur Outlook for Google Glass

Google's efforts in wearable devices have turned to smartwatches, a tactical shift that reflects how far its Google Glass product has to go to gain acceptance among consumers... #Senate Judiciary Committee #Library of Congress
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