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Cyber Monday: The Hidden and Not-So-Hidden Costs

December 2, 2013 | 9:25 am

Cyber Monday: The Hidden and Not-So-Hidden Costs

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Half of workers will shop online today, notwithstanding grumpy employers and ‘dynamic pricing.’

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Trouble in Toyland: Shoppers Beware of Toxic Toys

November 27, 2013 | 7:00 am

Trouble in Toyland: Shoppers Beware of Toxic Toys

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CALPIRG’s report says while safety regulations improved, not all products comply and loopholes remain.

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CalPIRG Releases Annual List of “Toxic Toys”

November 22, 2011 | 3:52 pm

CalPIRG Releases Annual List of “Toxic Toys”

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Parents fond of the phrase “don’t put that in your mouth” may read the latest report from the California Public Interest Research Group as avidly as a suspenseful page-turner. CalPIRG released its annual list of toxic toys on Tuesday. It found some potentially dangerous stuff on shelves ahead of the holiday buying spree. The list […]

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