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Recall Roundup: BMW and Fords

March 2nd, 2015
WGGB- A BMW with looe bolts and a ford that has a fire hazard top our recall roundup for this Monday, March2nd BMW of North America is recalling 156,137 2010-'11 vehicles, including the bmw 335i sedan, because loose bolts could lead to engine...

Costco Strikes Credit Card Deal with Citi, Visa

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March 2nd, 2015
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) NEW YORK (AP) -- Costco says it struck a deal for Citi to be the exclusive issuer of its co-branded credit cards, with Visa replacing American Express as the card network. The deal is subject to Citi buying the...

Recall Roundup: Children’s Bikes and Tires

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February 27th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A bike with loose handlebars and a tire that could crack top our Recall Roundup for this Friday, February 27. Marin Mountain Bikes is recalling children's bicycles due to a fall hazard because the handlebars can loosen. The...

Fiat Chrysler Adds 467K SUVs to Recall for Possible Stalling

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February 27th, 2015
DETROIT (AP) -- Fiat Chrysler is adding more than 467,000 Dodge and Jeep SUVs worldwide to a recall from last year to fix a potential stalling problem. The company says it's adding 2012 and 2013 Dodge Durangos and 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokees...

Recall Roundup: Hand Trucks and Ground Beef

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February 26th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A wobbly hand truck and ground beef that's been grounded due to lack of inspection top our Recall Roundup for this Thursday, February 26. Cosco is recalling convertible hand trucks due to injury hazard. The wheel hub can separate...

Average US Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Rises to 3.80 Percent

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February 26th, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates have edged up for a third straight week while remaining near their historically low levels reached in May 2013. Mortgage company Freddie Mac says the nationwide average for a 30-year...

ABC40 Alert: Chrysler 200 Recall

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February 26th, 2015
DETROIT (AP) -- Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 26,000 midsize cars in North America to fix automatic transmissions that might not shift into park. The recall covers the Chrysler 200 with V-6 engines from the 2015 model year. The company...

Lawsuit Filed Against Purina Claims Food Sickens, Kills Dogs

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February 25th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet food company alleging that thousands of dogs have been sickened or died from eating a brand of the company's dry dog food. Pet owner Frank Lucido...

Recall Roundup: Light Bulbs and Easter Baskets

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February 24th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A fiery light bulb and an Easter basket that could make you gag top our Recall Roundup for this Tuesday, February 24. Halco is recalling LED bulbs due to risk of injury and burn hazards. The LED bulbs can overheat and fall onto...

Recall Roundup: Vehicles with Steering Concerns

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February 23rd, 2015
(WGGB) -- A Nissan and a Chevy that could both steer you in the wrong direction top our Recall Roundup for this Monday, February 23. The 2009 Nissan GT-R is among Nissan and Infiniti vehicles bneing recalled for steering problem. The...

Death Toll from GM Ignition Switches Rises to 57

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February 23rd, 2015
Image Courtesy: MGN Online DETROIT (AP) -- The death toll from crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches has climbed to 57. The total is one more than last week. It was posted Monday on an Internet site by...

Disney Hikes Ticket Prices at US Theme Parks

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February 22nd, 2015
photo MGN-Online by ALEX VEIGA, AP Business Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Visiting Mickey and Minnie just got more expensive. The Walt Disney Co. raised ticket prices to attend Disneyland, Walt Disney World and the rest of its U.S. theme...

Recall Roundup: Ice Cream and Cocktail Shakers

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February 19th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Ice cream with unwanted nuts and a cutting edge cocktail mixer top our recall round up for this Thursday, February 19. Breyers No Sugar Added Salted Caramel Swirl ice cream is being recalled due to undeclared almond. Persons who...

Recall Roundup: Bee Pollen and Bagged Fish

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February 18th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Bee pollen that could inadvertently boost your sex life and bagged fish that hasn't been gutted top our recall round up for this Wednesday, February 18. AMPD Gold bee pollen is being recalled because it contains undeclared...

Recall Roundup: Jaguar and Land Rover

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February 16th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A Jag with with missing instructions and a Land Rover that just wont stop top our recall roundup for this Monday, February 16. Over 1.3 million Jaguar XJ sedans are being recalled to add airbag supplement to owner's manual. The...