St. Cloud Hospital Ranked Best In Midwest For Open Heart SurgerySt. Cloud Hospital is the best place to get an open heart surgery in the Midwest, according to a new ranking from Consumer Reports.
Furniture Tip-Overs: Hidden Danger In Your HomeA consumer advocacy group is calling for a mandatory safety standard on furniture that can easily tip over.
Tips For Buying Sunscreen This SummerIf you're going to spend time at the pool or anywhere outside this summer, sunscreen is a must.
Dermatologist Says Sunscreen SPF Study Is MisleadingA Consumer Report out this week says nearly half sunscreens they tested failed to meet their SPF claims.
Consumer Reports: Safest Child Safety SeatsConsumer Reports has important new child-seat advice for parents.
Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability ScoresLexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.
Good Questions: Chip Bags, Mushrooms & Cutting OnionsJames from Apple Valley asked: Why are potato chip bags so full of air? Frito-Lay, the largest of the chip makers, says the following: "Our chips are packaged by weight depending on bag size. Prior to sealing, we add air to the bags to cushion the chips and help prevent breakage."
Consumer Reports Names Tesla Model S Its Top PickThe Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports' top pick in this year's automotive rankings.
Consumer Reports Releases Top Cars For 2014Consumer Reports released its list of top cars for 2014. Dozens of cars are tested at the Consumer Reports Auto Center and rated on a scale of 0 to 100.
Last-Minute Shoppers Take Their ChancesChristmas shopping sales aren't expected to be as good as retailers had hoped, but lots of shoppers out Monday might make up some of that difference.
Concerns Over Possible Arsenic, Lead In Apple JuiceJuice is a popular option when your kids are thirsty. But the results of some new testing on apple and other juices may have you thinking twice before you pour.
Uncomfortable Seats, Fees Are Why People Aren't FlyingThe cost of plane tickets may be pretty expensive right now, but that's not the main reason people aren't flying.