If you're a little challenged in the kitchen, 50 professional cooks are manning the hotline to answer your turkey questions. They can walk you through whipping up the fixins too. They've been around since 1981 and have taken more 100,000 calls. 1-800-Butterball.
Mazda is recalling thousands of cars. The air pressure monitoring system is acting wacky. The tire pressure can drop too low, and if it happens on all 4 tires at the same time it could cause a serious accident. Mazda says so far there haven't’ been any reports of accidents linked to the issue.
If you're already laying out your Black Friday route, planning your strategy, first you might want to know which stores are REALLY offering the biggest deals. WalletHub did some exhaustive research and lists 22 retailers and how big a break they're really giving you. JcPenny came out on top. The average discount they give is more than 65%. Macy's was next, with more than 53%. If you want to know what kind of deals Target, Wal-Mart, Best Buy and some others are giving, here's the article at inlandnewstoday.com
Millions of Graco strollers are under recall. There's a folding hinge on the side that can pinch a child's finger. Graco has received reports of 11 injuries, including several fingertip amputations. The recall is on 5 million Graco and Century strollers, some of the recalled models go all the way back to the year 2,000. If you have one of these strollers the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says be really careful to use "extreme care when unfolding the stroller and be sure that the hinges are firmly locked before placing a child in the stroller.
CORONA PET ADOPTION EVENT The City of Corona's Animal Shelter has teamed with thousands of animal organizations from around the world to participate in an annual pet adoption drive called Home 4 the Holidays, on November 24, 25, 26 & 29. Animal Shelter will celebrate "Black Friday Week". The $15 adoption fee will be waived for any animal with any black coloring or markings. Normal Spay & Neuter and Licensing fees still apply. The event will take place at the Corona Animal Shelter, 608 Harrington Street, Corona. More information: 951-736-2309
If you have one of those video baby monitors or webcams, you might want to change your login password. Russian hackers are at it again and they’re targeting homes and businesses. They’ve even set up a website and they’re broadcasting live footage of the homes and businesses they’ve hacked into.
Yesterday the UC Board of Regents voted thumbs up on a 25% tuition hike over the next 5 years. Tuition at UC schools will go up 5% every year until the year 2019. The average cost of a year of school will go from just over $12 grand to more than $15 grand.