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DETROIT (AP) — Chrysler is recalling nearly 870,000 SUVs because corrosion may make the vehicles’ brakes harder to use. Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs from the 2011 through 2014 model years are involved. Chrysler says crimp… Read more

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DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling almost 990,000 cars, SUVs and minivans in the U.S. because the front passenger air bags may not inflate in a crash. The recall affects the Altima, Leaf, Pathfinder and Sentra models from the 2013 and 2014… Read more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Wal-Mart is recalling 174,000 dolls because the toy can overheat and potentially burn consumers. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Tuesday that the “My Sweet Love / My Sweet Baby Cuddle Care Baby Doll” has a… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) (WGGB) — Purchasers of some electronic books, or e-books, may be seeing credits in their accounts as part of a multi-state settlement. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says in a statement that the $166… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Twitter is getting a lot of love today as users mark it’s eighth birthday. Local businesses are among those celebrating the impact of the social media platform. White Hut has been on Twitter for the last… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online)By MAE ANDERSON and KEN SWEET, AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart plans to start buying used video games from shoppers at stores in a move that goes after the bread-and-butter business of… Read more

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By DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is recalling more than 1.5 million vehicles, including SUVs, vans and Cadillacs, for defective air bags and other problems. The new recalls come as GM faces multiple… Read more

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DETROIT (AP) — Graco Children’s Products has added 403,222 child seats to last month’s recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles. But the added seats won’t end a dispute with the U.S. government’s road safety watchdog. The… Read more

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SPENCER, Mass. (WGGB) — The monks at St. Joseph’s Abbey in Spencer have a taste for being self-sufficient. Being able to provide for themselves is a major tenant of the Trappist Monastery. To that end, they have started brewing and selling… Read more

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by MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users selling illegal guns or offering weapons for sale without background checks. A… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – They’re notorious for being tough to install and now parents with young children have yet another guideline to follow when it comes to car seats. The Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children, or LATCH, was once… Read more

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EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) — More and more communities are cracking down on tobacco use and sales. The City of Easthampton is the latest western Massachusetts community to restrict tobacco sale of certain items. Effective on Saturday,… Read more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Lane Home Furniture is urging people to check if they own a cedar chest it stopped making nearly 30 years ago, after two children recently suffocated to death inside the chest. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — They’re pieces of your financial life that are critical to many dealings, and yet, many don’t understand them. It’s your credit score and credit report. What does the number mean? How do you make sure it’s… Read more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wearable technology maker Fitbit Inc. has stopped sales of its $130 Force wristband and is recalling it after the fitness gear caused skin problems for some customers. CEO and co-founder James Park says about 1.7… Read more