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October 19, 2017 - 4:31 pm
(NEW YORK) -- An eighth child has been killed by an IKEA dresser that was recalled more than a year ago because of its propensity to tip over. Two-year-old Jozef Dudek of California was killed when a three-drawer IKEA dresser tipped over and crushed him during naptime. The family’s lawyer, Daniel J...
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October 19, 2017 - 4:13 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A mixed day on Wall Street as investors remember a bleak anniversary. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied from down more than 100 points to close the day at 23,163.04, a new record high. That marked a 5.44 point gain on the day for the Dow. The Nasdaq fell 19.15 to finish the...
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Amazon
October 19, 2017 - 2:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- When Amazon announced its plan to accept bids from cities for the location of its second headquarters, various U.S. cities developed elaborate plans to catch the attention of the e-commerce giant. On Sept. 7 Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos first laid out the terms of the project called HQ2. On...
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October 19, 2017 - 12:00 pm
(LONG BEACH, Calif.) -- After a Yelp reviewer slammed a southern California restaurant for its use of food from a popular fast food chain, the owner embraced the criticism and hailed the pre-made product. Kimberly Sanchez, the owner of Sweet Dixie Kitchen in Long Beach, California, defended her...
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ABC News
October 19, 2017 - 8:24 am
(NEW YORK) -- While many deal with a breakup by eating large amounts of ice cream, those with some extra cash to spend may opt to visit a post-breakup retreat to find healing after a romance ends. Amy Chan, a relationship columnist, founded the Renew Breakup Bootcamp in upstate New York following...
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October 18, 2017 - 5:16 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Burger King released a three-minute video on Tuesday that highlights the prevalence of bullying in society. The video, filmed at a California location of the fast food chain by hidden camera, shows the results of a social experiment in which a high school junior is bullied in full...
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October 18, 2017 - 4:12 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Record closes for all three major indices on Wednesday, including a new milestone for the Dow Jones Industrial Average, despite a poor month for new home starts. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 160.16 on Wednesday, finishing the day at 23,157.60 -- the first ever close above...
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Ford
October 18, 2017 - 2:44 pm
(DEARBORN, Mich.) -- The Ford Motor Company is recalling more than one million F-Series pickup trucks due to door latch flaws that could cause vehicle doors to unexpectedly open. In a press release, the company says the recall affects 1.3 million vehicles, all from the 2017 model year. The vehicles...
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October 18, 2017 - 6:49 am
(NEW YORK) -- A costume company has removed an outfit depicting German-born diarist Anne Frank, a Jewish victim of the Holocaust, from its website after public outrage. Ross Walker Smith, a publicist for Fun.com, the parent company of HalloweenCostumes.com, issued a public statement on Twitter this...
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