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Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016 at 07:09 PM PST

How to Get The Best Deal on Solar Energy

How to Get The Best Deal on Solar Energy

You could be running out of time to get the best deal on solar energy. As it is right now, a limited number of roof top solar systems are able to sell electricity back to the utility company. That limit could be

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2016 at 08:22 PM PST

Safety in Clinical Trials Questioned

Safety in Clinical Trials Questioned

After a man died during a clinical study in France, all eyes are on drug trails. Medical trials are critical in creating and developing new treatments, so could the tragic results hurt testing in the U.S.?...

Monday, Jan 18, 2016 at 07:31 PM PST

Looking for a Good Night's Sleep

Looking for a Good Night's Sleep

What helps you get a good night sleep.

Friday, Jan 15, 2016 at 08:24 PM PST

Wal-Mart Closing More Than 150 Stores

Wal-Mart Closing More Than 150 Stores

Superstore Wal-Mart is shuttering more than 150 locations in the U.S. NBC 7's Consumer Bob has more on what that means for the company's realignment.

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016 at 08:59 PM PST

First Grocery Chain Takes Over Haggen Location

First Grocery Chain Takes Over Haggen Location

Grocery stores move into San Diego and take over old Haggen locations.

Tuesday, Jan 12, 2016 at 06:50 PM PST

Watch for Fraud When Filing Federal Tax Return

Watch for Fraud When Filing Federal Tax Return

It's time to think about your taxes. A week from today, you can first file for your federal tax refund for 2015. Unfortunately you're not the only one who wants your money. Tax payers and tax preparers...

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