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Generic Drug Shortages

   By Bob Shapiro

A while back, I wrote about Captured Regulators. The latest malady afflicting the generic drug industry very well may have its roots in the Capture of the FDA by the big boys in the drug industry. 510 more words

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Takata airbag victims looked like they had been shot or stabbed

By Chris Isidore

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — When police got to the scene of a minor car accident in Alhambra, California in September 2013, they thought the driver, Hai Ming Xu, had been shot in the face. 587 more words

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What are the best and worst cell phone carriers?

(Nov. 20, 2014) – The vast majority of people get their cell phone service from one of the four major wireless providers — Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint. 257 more words

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Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack free today for U.S. residents

Google Play is offering downloads of Awesome Mix Vol. 1, the soundtrack to Guardians of the Galaxy, for free today. You have to have a Google Play account (I already did since I have an Android phone, but you can create a new one just for this).  98 more words

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Consumer Reports Tests OLED TVs

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The latest in television technology is called OLED. It stands for organic light-emitting diodes.

Organic refers to the layer of carbon film, which emits light when hit with an electric current. 242 more words

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Experts have warning for parents with children in car seats this winter

Now that the cold weather is here, safety experts have a reminder for parents.

We bundle up our kids before leaving the house, however, experts say a bulky coat and a car seat can be a dangerous combination. 196 more words

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Consumer Reports: Counterfeit Chinese Tires May Be Selling Under US Brand Names

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — An investigation by Consumer Reports has discovered that a Chinese company may be selling counterfeit tires in the US under a brand name that consumers trust. 432 more words

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