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49 min ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

Guard, inmate were hurt in school shooter escape

Corrections officials say one of the inmates who escaped from an Ohio prison with a convicted school shooter last week was injured along with a prison guard while on the run. An initial incident report by the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction says the guard who captured 19-year-old Lindsey Bruce received stitches for minor injuries.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Lucas County, OH, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rahm Emanuel, Meijer, Retail, Grocery

2 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Meijer to pay $2M for selling recalled products

If you're geeky about Wall Street and investing, it may not matter whether you're placing trades with your broker or standing in line at the grocery store - the world of finance is never far from your thoughts. Here are some top spots! If you're geeky about Wall Street and investing, it may not matter whether you're placing trades with your broker or standing in line at the grocery store - the world of finance is never far from your thoughts.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail, Grocery, Microsoft, Startups, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

3 hrs ago | MLive.com

Meijer fined $2 million over resale of 12 recalled products in 2011

Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. has agreed to pay a $2 million fine as part of a settlement with U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission over the resale of 12 recalled consumer products. The Walker-based retail giant distributed recalled products, several of which were children's toys, through a system Meijer operated with a third party contractor, federal agency said in a statement announcing the fine.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail, Grocery

3 hrs ago | MLive.com

Meijer fined $2 million over resale of 12 recalled products in 2011

Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. has agreed to pay a $2 million fine as part of a settlement with U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission over the resale of 12 recalled consumer products. The Walker-based retail giant distributed recalled products, several of which were children's toys, through a system Meijer operated with a third-party contractor, the federal agency said in a statement announcing the fine on Wednesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail, Grocery

Tue Sep 16, 2014

The Times Bulletin

Congress: Agency mishandled recall

Both houses of Congress scolded the nation's highway safety agency Tuesday over its tardy handling of a deadly problem with General Motors cars, questioning whether it is competent to guarantee the safety of increasingly complex vehicles. David Friedman, acting chief of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, repeatedly defended his agency during a Senate hearing as lawmakers accused him of failing to take responsibility for missing multiple clues that could have saved lives in the recall of GM small cars with faulty ignition switches.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal

The Miami Herald

Ikea recalls swing because of breakage risk

Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.

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Patch.com

Chelmsford Fire Officials Advising Residents of Hard-Wired Smoke Detector Recall

The town's Fire Department received a recall notification from the Consumer Product Safety Commission regarding the Kidde residential smoke detectors.

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Related Topix: Chelmsford, MA, Fire

US Consumer Product Safety Commission

IKEA Recalls Children's Swing Due To Fall Hazard

IKEA toll-free at 966-4532 anytime or online at www.ikea-usa.com and click on the recall link at the top of the page for more information. This recall involves IKEA GUNGGUNG Swing.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

WPDE

Recall issued for 1.2 million smoke detectors

According to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Kidde smoke and carbon monoxide alarms could fail to alert consumers of a fire or carbon monoxide incident following a power outage. The Commission says the products impacted were sold from January 2014 through July 2014 for between $30 and $50 and are the Kidde hard-wired smoke and combination smoke/carbon monoxide alarms.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Recalls: smoke alarms, generators

U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION PHOTO These images provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows Kidde hard-wired smoke and combination smoke/carbon monoxide alarms, from left, model i12010S; model i12010SCO; and model KN-COSM-IBA. The alarms are being recalled because they could fail to alert consumers of a fire or a carbon monoxide incident following a power outage.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

FOX Carolina

Larger version of new iPhones already sold out

Three days after it was announced to the world, pre-orders for the iPhone 6 Plus reached capacity. Yahoo has revealed that the US government threatened to fine the company a hefty $250,000 a day if it refused to supply the National Security Agency with user data for its top-secret PRISM surveillance program.

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Related Topix: iPod touch App, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Startups

Fri Sep 12, 2014

WJRT

Allison Transmission CEO selected as recipient of Louis V. Gerstner Jr. Excellence Award

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Carlyle Group, Investment Services

Brandon Sun

Recalls this week include smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, generators, jackets, rubber tubes

This combination made with undated image provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows Kidde hard-wired smoke and combination smoke/carbon monoxide alarms, from left, model i12010S; model i12010SCO; and model KN-COSM-IBA. The alarms are being recalled because could fail to alert consumers of a fire or a carbon monoxide incident following a power outage.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Benetton Group

JD Supra

Company Officer Liable in Buckyball Recall

Buckyballs are high-powered spherical magnets that can be stacked to form interesting designs. The manufacturer Maxfield & Oberton began selling the product in the United States in 2009.

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Related Topix: Marketing

KDXY-FM Jonesboro

SUVs, smoke detectors among this weeka s recalls

RECALLED: Ford is recalling about 74,000 older-model gas-electric hybrid SUVs in the U.S. to fix a stalling problem. Ford is recalling about 74,000 older-model gas-electric hybrid SUVs in the U.S. and Canada to fix a stalling problem.

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Related Topix: Mebane, NC

WTVG-TV Toledo

Morning Weather Forecast 9/12

Chardon HS shooter T.J. Lane is in custody after he escaped prison. Lima police are still searching for second escaped inmate.

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Related Topix: Weather, Bowling Green State University

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Cleveland.com

Dow slips, but Nasdaq and S&P 500 rise; more Americans file for...

This Feb. 21, 2012 file photo shows a Hewlett Packard logo in Frisco, Texas. Hewlett-Packard plans to buy cloud software startup Eucalyptus Software, a rare acquisition for the company since its failed $11 billion purchase of Britain's Autonomy Plc in 2011.

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Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, 2012, Gliese Games, Video Games, Frisco, TX, Financial Markets

NBC Miami

Kidde Recalls Smoke Alarms Due to Alarm Failure

Three Kidde smoke alarm models were recalled Thursday due to the possiblity of alarm failure following a power outage, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission . The recall applies to about 1.2 million residential smoke alarms in the US and 112,000 in Canada.

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Business Journal

Arctic Cat recalls fourth vehicle this year for flammable fluid leak

Arctic Cat is recalling about 5,600 WildCat Trail side-by-side off-road-vehicles due to an oil leak that can catch fire. The Thief River Falls manufacturer has received 60 reports of leaks in the oil cooler lines, which caused one fire.

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Related Topix: Automakers, Arctic Cat, Thief River Falls, MN

Floyd County Times

Mother seeks to raise awareness

A grieving mother is at the center of a national controversy after her 19-month-old daughter died after swallowing magnets from a desk toy. Amber Chaffin says her daughter, Annaka Belle, was a ray of light in the life of anyone who met her.

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Related Topix: Floyd County, KY, Van Lear, KY, West Van Lear, KY

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