Consumer Alert

Wisconsin authorities remove hand sanitizer from city building beacause people were drinking it to get drunk

It's something you think of as healthy, killing germs and disinfecting. But police say it could be deadly, and Madison, Wisconsin Police have taken it out of the City County Building.

Experts say the cost of fuel should soon go down

Much of America watched helplessly as gas prices climbed over the past few months, forcing drivers to spend about $11.7 billion more filling up this April than they did at the same last year.

IPhone bug leaves information vulnerable

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Apple says its encrypts email attachments you receive on your iPhone or iPad -- but it doesn't, according to a security researcher.

Internet Explorer bug lets hacker control your PC

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- If you're using Internet Explorer and click on the wrong link, a hacker could hijack your computer.

Thousands of ISO7X exercise machines recalled

About 170,000 ISO7X isometric exercise devices are being recalled because the handle grips can break during use. It also means parts can fly out, hitting the user or someone else nearby.

Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of hot dogs after packaging problem

Kraft is recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because packaging labels were incorrect, federal officials said Sunday.

Casual marijuana use may damage your brain

If you thought smoking a joint occasionally was OK, a new study released Tuesday suggests you might want to reconsider.

Washington firm recalls dried egg products due to possible salmonella contamination

Nutriom LLC, a Lacey, Wash. establishment, is recalling an additional 82,884 pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella, the U.S.

Which airlines have the most, least complaints

Extra fees, oversold tickets, flight delays and cancellations helped to make Spirit Airlines the most complained about airline in the U.S., according to a report this week.

Which airlines have the most, least complaints

Extra fees, oversold tickets, flight delays and cancellations helped to make Spirit Airlines the most complained about airline in the U.S., according to a report this week.

April Fuels! Gas prices are on the rise, just in time for spring break, summer vacation

Just like clockwork, gas prices are spiking. Americans are pumping gas that costs about $3.60 a gallon right now, 30-cents higher than two months ago.

DEMCO alerts members of telephone scam

DEMCO is warning consumers to be aware of scam artists who are calling members posing as electric co-op employees.

Problems overseas cause increase in Louisiana shrimp prices

New Orleans, LA (WGNO) -- Shrimp lovers, you've probably noticed you are paying more to satisfy your craving. WGNO News Anchor Vanessa Bolano reports on what's behind the national demand that's making you pay more.

Common costly tax errors

With about two weeks to go before the filing deadline, it's crunch time for taxpayers who haven't yet completed, or started, a tax return.

ExxonMobil releases new statement on reported fuel problems

A spokesperson for ExxonMobil released a statement Friday afternoon to update the public about their gasoline.