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More than 250,000 hand trucks are being recalled this week because of a faulty wheel hub. Other consumer products being recalled this week include faulty ceiling fans and electric cooking ranges.Here's a more detailed look:CONVERTIBLE HAN ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists "The 1%er" made with lobster meat.The logo is a pink skull and instead of buzzers, customers are given license ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

ATLANTA (AP) — Big Sean didn't think his single "I Don't F--- With You" would become a hit. But Kanye West, the rapper's mentor, convinced him during a recording session that he had a smash hit.He was also encouraged to release the song after ha ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

MOSCOW (AP) — Cash-strapped Ukraine sought to buy time in its effort to ensure continued gas supplies from Russia, making a $15 million payment Friday to Moscow as it waits for international rescue loans to arrive.But Moscow says the sum will co ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Harsh winter weather left U.S. consumers feeling a bit less confident this month, the University of Michigan says. But confidence levels still remain at the highest level in eight years.The University of Michigan says its index ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists "The 1%er" made with lobster meat.The logo is a pink skull and instead of buzzers, customers are given license ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes rose at a healthy pace in January, a sign that home sales are poised to accelerate after a slow start to the year.The National Association of Realtors said Friday that its ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for May delivery unchanged at $5.0050 a bushel; May corn was 1.75 cents lower at $3.8675 a bushel; May oats were unchanged at $2.7450 a bushel; w ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Feb. 27 about Sears Holdings Corp., The Associated Press reported erroneously that Chief Financial Officer Rob Schriesheim said in a statement that the actions Sears took in 2014 — such as store closures and inventory reducti ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker Volkswagen says net profit rose 20 percent last year to 10.8 billion euros ($12.1 billion), but offered a cautious outlook for this year.The maker of Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and SEAT brand cars said Fri ...more