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Christmas Miracle: Gas Could Drop to $2 at Some Minn. Stations

This Christmas, Santa might as well drive. According to, at least 24 states already have gas going for $2 or less per gallon. Analysts say some parts of Minnesota could soon see prices that low too. According to Senior Petroleum Analyst Patick DeHann, gas prices typically drop a little around this time of year but not this much...

  • Vadnais Heights Meat Company Recalls Beef for Possible E. coli

    A Minnesota firm is recalling 1,200 pounds of ground beef products because of concerns over a potentially deadly bacteria. The USDA says an inspection of products for Ranchers Legacy Meat Company of Vadnais Heights tested positive for E. coli. The recall covers 14 products produced on Nov. 19. The meat was shipped to stores nationwide...

  • Photo: Wikimedia Commons Experts: Home, Baby Cameras Not Secure Worldwide

    A child playing in Bucheon, South Korea. An empty crib in Absecon, New Jersey. Cattle feeding in Behamberg, Austria. Footage from more than 100 countries is being streamed from bedrooms, office buildings, shops, laundromats, stables and barns...

  • Graco Recalls Nearly 5M Strollers after Fingertip Amputations

    Graco is recalling nearly 5 million strollers in the United States over concerns it can injure, pinch or even amputate a child's finger. The recall involves 11 different Graco and Century-branded strollers. Graco says it's received 11 reports of finger injuries, including six partial fingertip amputations...

  • DD brand candles are being recalled. DD Brand Candles Sold at Hobby Lobby Recalled for Fire Hazard

    Roughly 256,000 candles sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby are being recalled over a fire hazard concern. According to the Consumer Product  Safety Commission the DD brand candles’ high flame can ignite the surface of the wax and possibly start a fire. The candles should be returned to the nearest Hobby Lobby for a full refund...

  • FILE - This Thursday Jan. 23, 2014 file photo, shows the Public Service Company of New Hampshire's Merrimack Station in Bow, N.H. Heating Costs Heading Up as Cold Grips Nation

    The cold is back, and with it, rising heating bills. This winter was expected to bring much lower bills than last year because it wasn't supposed to be so darn cold. Homeowners could go a little easier on the thermostat, and less fuel use would offset rising prices for natural gas and electricity, which generates heat for 88 percent of U.S. households...

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