When I’m in the grocery store I’m always pulled two ways. I want to load up on organics but I balk at the cost.
The recent suffocation deaths of a sister and brother in a cedar chest has prompted the Consumer Product Safety Commission to renew a search for cedar chests that automatically lock when the lids are closed.
Looking ahead to old age, I think I’d like to take my cue from some relatives of my husband’s who handled life’s final passage with forethought and grace.
Pickups are like blue jeans: They’re durable, rugged, and versatile. Full-sized trucks make towing and carrying heavy cargo a breeze.
Have you been thinking of getting your child her very own tablet? As a parent, you'll want to make sure she isn't able to visit the more unsavory parts of the Web.
Refrigerators manufactured after Jan. 1, 2014, will be more energy efficient than older models, thanks to newly enacted federal energy standards.
For fussy coffee drinkers who like to customize their home brewing, the promises of the Brazen Coffee Brewer may seem like a dream come true.
If you are uninsured or have to buy your own insurance, there are a few good reasons why you shouldn’t delay in signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act: After March 31, you can’t get covered by health insurance until next year In a big change from previous years, the majority of consumers who need to buy insurance will be able to purchase only private health insurance during the annual Open Enrollment Period.
Today’s compacts are not the underpowered, wheezing econoboxes of yesteryear. The best provide enough room for four adults to travel in relative comfort.
Like the idea—and price—of the Google Chromecast video-streaming stick but prefer the broader array of content offered by Roku boxes?
In a long-awaited move, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has introduced new rules to reduce air pollution with cleaner gasoline and cleaner cars.
Apple has announced its next big thing: “CarPlay.” The system will mirror some of the smart-phone apps on the car’s screen to allow drivers to make calls, use Maps, listen to music, and access messages with a simple touch, or use Siri for voice control triggered by a steering wheel button.
The drugs we have relied on for 70 years to fight bacterial infections—everything from infected cuts to potentially deadly pneumonia—are becoming powerless.
American hospitals are falling short in how they use antibiotics, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
If you’ve wondered whether life in retirement might be better somewhere else, there’s a top 10 list somewhere to help.
The small-SUV category is a sweet spot in the auto market. The best models provide much of the convenience and versatility of larger SUVs, but with more agile handling, easier maneuverability and access, better fuel economy, and a more affordable price.
There are many great car choices today, just as there are many models that are not competitive with the best the market has to offer.
Got snow? We bet you do. If your back has been aching after a long winter of shoveling or blowing snow, maybe you’re doing it wrong.
For many shoppers, choosing a car that can go the distance is an important way to save money. A new study approaches the concept of longevity from an interesting angle, focusing on models that have achieved 200,000 miles.
This is something you may not think about when you're buying a new set, but here's a sobering fact: Every 45 minutes, a child is rushed to an emergency room because of a television tipping over.