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ABC40 Alert: Nissan Recalling 768,000 SUVs

January 28th, 2015
Photo MGN DETROIT (AP) -- Nissan is recalling nearly 768,000 SUVs worldwide to fix faulty hood latches and electrical shorts that could cause fires. The largest recall covers more than 552,000 Rogue small SUVs worldwide from 2008 to...

Recall Roundup: Burgers and Nuts

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January 23rd, 2015
WGGB- Burgers with nuts that dont belong and nuts with bacteria that doesnt belong top our recall roundup for this Friday January 23rd Franklin Farms issues allergy alerts for chili-bean veggiburgers due to undeclared peanut allergen....

Recall Roundup: Water Bottles, Boys Hoodies

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January 22nd, 2015
(WGGB) -- A child's bottle that can break into pieces and sweatshirt with a strangulation risk top our recall roundup for this Thursday, January 22. Brita is recalling children's water bottles due to laceration hazard. The lid can break...

Gov’t Adds Emergency Brake Features to Safety Device List

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January 22nd, 2015
DETROIT (AP) -- The U.S. government's auto safety agency wants to add two automatic emergency braking devices to its list of recommended safety features for new-car buyers. But it's unclear when or if the National Highway Traffic Safety...

Average Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Falls to 3.63 Percent

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January 22nd, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week, with the benchmark 30-year rate again marking its lowest level since May 2013. The average for a 15-year mortgage, a popular choice for people who are...

Recall Roundup: Candles and Stress Balls

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January 21st, 2015
(WGGB) -- A candle with out of control flames and stress balls that actually cause stress top our recall roundup for this Wednesday, January 21. Coscentrix expands recall of DD-brand candles due to fire hazard. The candle's high flame...

Recall Roundup: Girl’s Hoodies, Soft-Soled Sneakers

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January 20th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A hoodie with a hidden danger and sneakers with an eye for trouble top our recall roundup for this Tuesday, January 20. Kiddie Korral is recalling girls Hoodies with Ponies due to a strangulation hazard. Drawstrings can become...

Recall Roundup: Honda Hatchback, Mercedes Sedans

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January 19th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A Honda with an airbag issue and a Benz with suspect steering top our recall roundup for this Monday, January 19. The 2015 Honda Crosstour hatchback is being recalled to replace one or both of the side curtain airbags. NHTSA said...

Recall Roundup: Sandals and Plastic Toys

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January 15th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Sandals that have had their wings clipped and little animals that could pose a big risk to kids top our recall roundup Toys 'R Us is recalling children's sandals due to choking hazard. The butterfly wings on the children's...

Google to Stop Consumer Sales of Glass to Redesign Device

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January 15th, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google will stop selling its Internet-connected eyewear to consumers until the company can develop a more polished and affordable version that's less likely to be viewed as a freakish device. The sales moratorium on the...

Chipotle: No Pork at a Third of Restaurants

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January 14th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Trisha Vo / Flickr) by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle says it stopped serving pork at about a third of its restaurants after suspending a supplier that violated its...

Recall Roundup: Pajamas and Cribs

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January 13th, 2015
WGGB-Pajamas that may not be so kid friendly and a crib that could put your child in danger top our recall roundup for this tuesday January 13th. Franklin & ben mason 4-in-1 convertible cribs are being recalled. The crib front can separate from...

Recall Roundup: Chevrolet Trucks and SUVs, Nissan and Infiniti Vehicles

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January 12th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A troubled Tahoe and a leaky Juke top our Recall Roundup for this Monday, January 12. General Motors is recalling 83,572 trucks and SUVs, including the 2011-2012 Chevrolet Suburban and Tahoe to inspect and replace the ignition lock...

MorningStar Issues Burger Recall Over Possible Undeclared Allergen

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January 12th, 2015
(WGGB) -- MorningStar Farms has issued a voluntary and precautionary recall after an undeclared allergy may be in some frozen burgers. A third party supplier has notified MorningStar that a spice ingredient used in their Spicy Black Bean and...

Recall Roundup: Child’s Doll, Grumpy Cat Toy

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January 8th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A doll with a danger inside and a grumpy cat with loose eyeballs top our recall roundup for this January 8. The 'My Sweet Love' and 'My Sweet Baby Cuddle' dolls are being recalled because the circuit board in the chest can...