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Craft Store Michaels Confirms Data Breach Affecting 2.6 Million Credit Cards

( Michael Ocampo ) Three months after craft retailer Michaels announced it may have been the victim of a data breach, the company confirms the worst: nearly 2.6 million consumers’ credit cards are affected. In January, Michaels, a large arts and ... [Published The Consumerist - 2 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 33 mins ago - 1 reports

NJ Driver Sues After State Rejects Her “8theist” License Plate

( Alan Rappa ) A woman in New Jersey claims the state’s Motor Vehicle Commission is biased in favor of Christians after rejecting her request for a vanity plate that reflected her atheist beliefs while allowing plates that express a driver’s Christian ... [Published The Consumerist - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 1 reports

Barnes & Noble Might Have Smaller Stores, Still Won’t Price-Match Own Website

( bclinesmith ) It’s pretty intuitive that you don’t need a lot of retail floor space to sell e-books. Even a display of e-reader gadgets doesn’t take up as much room as shelf after shelf of books. that’s why absolutely no one should be surprised that ... [Published The Consumerist - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Uber To Tack On $1 “Safe Rides Fee”

Getting a ride via UberX, a service that pairs up those in need of a lift with pre-screened drivers in the area willing to give them that lift, is getting slightly more expensive, as the company adds a one dollar Safe Rides Fee. According to Uber, ... [Published The Consumerist - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Disney World Proposes Raising Starting Wages To $10/Hour

( Alan Rappa ) While lawmakers in D.C. argue over whether or not to raise the federal minimum wage, Walt Disney Co. has made an offer to the unions representing thousands of employees at its Disney World park in Florida that would raise employees’ ... [Published The Consumerist - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Consumerist Friday Flickr Finds

Here are twelve of the best photos that readers added to the Consumerist Flickr Pool in the last week, picked for usability in a Consumerist post or for just plain neatness. ( Joel Zimmer ) ( François Quévillon ) ( Allan Ellerby ) ( Great Beyond ... [Published The Consumerist - 2 hours ago]
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First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Volkswagen Recalls 26,000 New Vehicles Because Bursting Into Flames Is Not Cool

( Chauncer ) Brand new isn’t always better. That certainly seems to be the case with more than 26,000 new Volkswagen vehicles being recalled. Volkswagen is recalling 26,452 vehicles because of an issue that could result in a fire, Detroit News ... [Published The Consumerist - 20 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Lawmakers Don’t Want You Wearing Google Glass Behind The Wheel Anytime Soon

While it’s true as some say that life is a highway, life shouldn’t be lived through Google Glass when you’re driving, say lawmakers in a smattering of states. Legislators are starting to mull over what will happen when Glass leaves its infancy and ... [Published The Consumerist - 20 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

My Taxes Are Done. What Can I Throw Out Now?

( Pete ) Unless you filed for an extension, your tax return is now done and posted through the mail or beamed through the Interweb to the IRS and your state government, if required. That’s a relief. Now, what items in your files should you keep, and ... [Published The Consumerist - 19 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Make Your Own Peanut Butter Eggs At Home

The Reese’s seasonal peanut butter cup empire is now a year-round operation with hearts, pumpkins, and even footballs, but it all began with the humble peanut butter egg. What you might not know is that you can make this confection in your very own ... [Published The Consumerist - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Big Bag, Pumpkin, Operation
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Verizon Brings Fake Grassroots Campaign To New Jersey To Claim Support For Not Bringing Real Broadband

( AJENT.MSG ) New Jersey might not be that large a state, but its geography and its dense population make it easy to understand how running a broadband connection to 100% of residents could be a cumbersome and expensive project. So what’s a corporation ... [Published The Consumerist - 21 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

It’s Florida Customers’ Turn To Pay Sales Tax On Amazon Purchases

( Flyinace2000 ) There’s good news and bad news for Florida: yes, there is an Amazon distribution warehouse in their fine state now, which means faster delivery of the stuff they impulsively ordered at 3 A.M., and also gives some people jobs. The downside ... [Published The Consumerist - 21 hours ago]

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Barnes & Noble Might Have Smaller Stores, Still... [Published The Consumerist - 1 hour ago]
( bclinesmith ) It’s pretty intuitive that you don’t need a lot of retail floor space to sell e-books. Even a display of e-reader gadgets doesn’t take up as much room as shelf after shelf of books. that’s why absolutely no one should be surprised that ...
NJ Driver Sues After State Rejects Her “8theist... [Published The Consumerist - 1 hour ago]
( Alan Rappa ) A woman in New Jersey claims the state’s Motor Vehicle Commission is biased in favor of Christians after rejecting her request for a vanity plate that reflected her atheist beliefs while allowing plates that express a driver’s Christian ...
Uber To Tack On $1 “Safe Rides Fee” [Published The Consumerist - 1 hour ago]
Getting a ride via UberX, a service that pairs up those in need of a lift with pre-screened drivers in the area willing to give them that lift, is getting slightly more expensive, as the company adds a one dollar Safe Rides Fee. According to Uber, ...
Craft Store Michaels Confirms Data Breach Affec... [Published The Consumerist - 2 hours ago]
( Michael Ocampo ) Three months after craft retailer Michaels announced it may have been the victim of a data breach, the company confirms the worst: nearly 2.6 million consumers’ credit cards are affected. In January, Michaels, a large arts and ...
Disney World Proposes Raising Starting Wages To... [Published The Consumerist - 2 hours ago]
( Alan Rappa ) While lawmakers in D.C. argue over whether or not to raise the federal minimum wage, Walt Disney Co. has made an offer to the unions representing thousands of employees at its Disney World park in Florida that would raise employees’ ...
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