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Consumer Reports Investigation Reveals How Hospitals Can Make Patients Sick

Every year an estimated 648,000 people in the U.S. develop infections during a hospital stay and about 75,000 die.

CBS Detroit–3 hours ago

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Consumer Reports Finds Some Newer Cars Burn Too Much Oil

“The companies should be willing to step up and take responsibility for their products,” said Mark Rechtin, the magazine’s cars content team leader.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

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Consumer Reports Names Tesla Model S Its Top Pick

The Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports’ top pick in this year’s automotive rankings.

02/28/2014

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Poll: 56% Of Americans Plan To Skip Black Friday Shopping This Year

Seven in 10 say “too many crowds” is the biggest reason they won’t be shopping on Black Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2013

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Silverado Edges Ram In Consumer Reports Pickup Ratings

The all new Chevy Silverado has taken the number one spot in Consumer Reports rankings of pickup trucks, but just barely. It edged out what had been the segment leader, the Ram 1500.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2013

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New Chevy Impala Tops Sedans In Consumer Reports’ Tests

The first American sedan in 20 years to earn Consumer Reports’ top score is the Chevrolet Impala.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2013

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Tesla Model S Gets Consumer Reports’ Top Score

The Model S, which starts at $62,400, scored 99 points on a scale of 100 in the magazine’s battery of tests.

05/09/2013

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Toyota Prius Named Best New Car Value

Toyota Prius has been named by Consumer Reports as the best overall value for the automotive dollar in its annual Best New-Car Value analysis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2013

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Most Wonderful Time Of The Year? Poll Reveals Top Holiday Dreads

Tis’ the season to be jolly? That may be so for most Americans, but there’s still plenty about the holiday season that drives them batty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012

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GM Climbs, Ford And Chrysler Slip In Reliability Study

General Motors saw improvements in the latest Consumer Reports reliability study, with Chrysler slipping and Ford falling to next-to-last.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

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