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150K Baby Recliners Recalled After Reports Of Several Deaths, Injuries

Four national retailers agreed to recall more than 150,000 Nap Nanny baby recliners after at least five infant deaths and dozens of reports of children nearly falling out of the recliners, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said Thursday.

12/27/2012

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Choking Concerns Prompt Recall Of 1.7 Million Toys

More than 1.7 million toy workshop and tool sets from toy-maker Little Tikes are being recalled because of choking concerns.

09/28/2011

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Big Recall Of Gel Fuel For Firepots That Can Flare Dangerously

Just over a week after warning about serious burn dangers linked to outdoor ceramic pots known as firepots, the government on Wednesday announced the recall of nearly a half-million bottles and jugs of the gel fuel used in the patio decorations.

06/22/2011

Tourists play in Water Walking Balls at a park on August 12, 2006 in Nanjing of Jiangsu Province, China. (credit: China Photos/Getty Images)

Walking On Water Risky, Even In Big Plastic

The government is warning people to stay out of those giant see-through inflatable spheres known as “water walking balls” because of the risk of suffocation or drowning.

03/31/2011

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Feds Outlaw Drop-Side Cribs After Dozens Of Deaths

The government is outlawing drop-side cribs after the deaths of more than 30 infants and toddlers in the past decade.

12/15/2010

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Bikes Recalled Due To Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of a Giant Anthem Bicycles.

11/12/2010