Harley-Davidson recalling 66,421 motorcycles

Updated 4 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Harley-Davidson is recalling 66,421 Touring and CVO Touring motorcycles from the 2014 model year because their front wheels can lock up without warning.   ..
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US consumer borrowing rises at slower pace in May

Updated 1 day ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Consumers increased their borrowing at a slower pace in May compared to the prior month.    The Federal Reserve says that overall credit rose by $1..
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How GM's ignition switch redesign went wrong

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors' deadly ignition switch flaws emerged from an effort to improve its cars.    As the company began developing new small cars in the late..
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GM worker warned company of switch problem in 2005

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors says it recalled 3.4 million large cars last month after finding a 9-year-old email from an employee in its files warning of trouble.   &nbs..
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Dow tops 17,000 after strong jobs report

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - The Dow Jones industrial average topped 17,000 for the first time Thursday, the index's first big 1,000-point milestone this year, following news that hiring in the..
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Subaru recalls 660K vehicles for brake line rust

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Subaru is recalling more than 660,000 cars and SUVs because the brake lines can rust and leak fluid, and that can mean it will take longer to stop the vehicles. ..
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US auto sales expected to rise in June

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - U.S. auto sales grew at a slower pace in June, but a quirk of the calendar - not a lack of demand - was likely to blame.    GM, Toyota, Hyundai and Ni..
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Graco gives in, agrees to recall infant car seats

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Graco Children's Products is recalling 1.9 million infant car seats, bowing to demands from U.S. safety regulators, in what is now the largest seat recall in America..
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Consumer Alert: Graco double stroller fails brake test

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

A recent Consumer Report test found one of Graco’s double strollers’ brakes fail after a certain incline. During a routine test held by Consumer Reporters, Graco’..
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GM recalls 7.6 million cars for ignition switches

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors' safety crisis worsened on Monday when the automaker added 8.2 million vehicles to its huge list of cars recalled over faulty ignition switches. ..
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More Brazilians are visiting central Florida

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Orlando now gets more overseas visitors from Brazil than from any other country.    An annual report from the Office of Travel and Tourism Indus..
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Scallops rebounding in Panhandle's St. Joseph Bay

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT ST. JOE, Fla. (AP) - Officials are predicting a continuing rebound in St. Joseph Bay's scallop population.    The scallop harvesting season began over the weeke..
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GM issues 3 more recalls covering 474,000 vehicles

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors extended its record-breaking string of safety problems, announcing Friday three more recalls, including a large one involving its top-selling vehicle...
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GoPro goes public: Camera maker up 30 percent

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of GoPro Inc. are up nearly 30 percent in early trading in their stock market debut.    The company makes wearable sports cameras that are use..
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Sprint restores service after outage in SWFL

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Sprint users in Southwest Florida experienced an outage for most of the day. Service has since been restored. The company confirmed the outage to our partners at ..
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Florida Lottery rebranding Mega Money game

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Lottery is jettisoning its Mega Money game and replacing it with a similar online terminal game called Lucky Money.    Lottery o..
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Florida had highest rate of short sales in May

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Once again, Florida led the nation in short sales of homes in May.    The research firm RealtyTrac said Tuesday that more than 11 percent of all..
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Automakers to recall air bags in humid parts of US

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Faulty air bags - which have already led to the recall of millions of cars worldwide - are being blamed for a new round of recalls in the U.S.    The ..
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Get Covered America targeting small biz owners

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Advocates are targeting small business owners across Florida to get their employees signed up for health coverage.    Get Covered America met Saturday w..
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Florida jobless rate rises amid bumpy recovery

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's economic recovery floundered in May, handing Gov. Rick Scott a political setback in his bid to win a second term.    The state's u..
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