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"better business bureau" Discussed on News Radio 1190 KEX

News Radio 1190 KEX

03:44 min | 3 months ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on News Radio 1190 KEX

"President Biden and Vice President Kamila Harris at the State Department this past hour, their first visit since taking office, the president working to boost morale inside the embattled department detail in his foreign policy today, and also says the priority is to re strengthen relationships inside and also with longtime allies Face of America abroad. And in our administration, you're going to be trusted. You're going to be empowered. Biden told staffers they should lead with integrity and transparency. House impeachment managers formally requested president former president Trump testify under oath during or before the trial about his conduct on January. 6th. The former president is charged with inciting the insurrection of the U. S. Capitol. Republican Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene on the House floor today says she regrets believing Cuban on conspiracy theories and promoting statements and social media post before she was aleck. Did, including claims school shootings, like Sandy Hook and Parkland were stage school shootings are absolutely real House Democrats are moving forward on a vote today whether to strip green of her house committee posts, including the Education committee that after Republicans said they would not take action. Number of Americans who have received at least one dose of the Corona virus vaccine and surpassed 34 million, And if you're one of them, the better Business bureau has a message Schools. It's understandable that people would be excited about getting the vaccine. I feel so relieved and happy. But the BBB is imploring Americans not to post images of that freshly minted vaccination card on social media. The cards don't contain sensitive information, but they do have the recipients name and birthday printed on the front. And that's all that is skilled scam artist needs to troll around and filling enough other details to violate tax return or to open a credit card in your name ABC. Is Jim Ryan reporting you're listening to ABC News. Have you heard? Ah, secret hoard of 18 88. Morgan's our top story. It's going to take longer to vaccinate teachers in Oregon because there are 50,000 more people in that group than originally estimated. Treasure Mortal with Washington County Health says. Even with senior starting to get the shot next week, they'll have vaccine currently, their allocations set aside specifically for educators, and specifically for seniors. Neither one of them is adequate to move through those priorities quickly. It's estimated it could take another two weeks to vaccinate educators vaccinating people older than 65 will take several months. A federal judge's order in Oregon to start offering covert 19 vaccines to prison inmates. Corrections Department chief medical officer Dr Warren Robert says that'll start next week. 5000 doses of the maternal vaccine to be distributed to deal see Each week until our job is completed. 12,500 inmates since the pandemic began, there have been 3400 confirmed cases among inmates. 42 have died. 10 more people have died with covert 19 in Oregon, and there are 649 new confirmed cases. 266 people are hospitalized. 12,000 doses of vaccine were administered for a total of 700,006 shots. For the police were trying to identify a suspect in the violent shooting Tuesday night that left three people injured seven vehicles. Two houses in a mobile home were hit by gunfire. City Commissioner Carmen Rubio says they need to find solutions to gun violence to listen to impacted families. Tell us what's working and to tell us where we could do more. We can do differently. All of the victims who were wounded or expected to survive. No arrests have been made today is Rosa Parks, birthday and in honor of her life prime. It's offering free service fares were not being collected on Busses Max West or Lift port in Streetcar and See, Tran are also not collecting fares. Parks actions in Montgomery, Alabama, lead to a court decision that bus segregation is unconstitutional..

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Fresh "Better Business Bureau" from WTOP 24 Hour News

WTOP 24 Hour News

01:20 min | 33 min ago

Fresh "Better Business Bureau" from WTOP 24 Hour News

"News, a 25 and 55 With Jeff Play Ball Park. The Dow has topped 35,000. For the first time it is up 237 points. It's better than a half percent gain. The S and P 500 index is down just seven. Though the tech stock selloff continues. The NASDAQ is down 226 points that is 1.5%. Ford has revealed the name for its forthcoming electric F 1 50 pickup. It'll be called the F 1 50 Lightning. Whitening goes on sale next summer. Ford's F series trucks have been the best selling vehicles in the U. S for 39 straight years now, Jeff Global Wtlv News All right, Jeff, Up ahead. Confirmation from the FBI on the group behind the pipeline hack details a straight ahead. 1 56. Eric was way behind on his taxes or a lot of money to the iris. Almost $15,000. I tried to make payments. The arrest wasn't satisfied with Eric's efforts. So they came after him. Full force. They're coming toe put a lean and a hold on all my income my home. My car. I was just overwhelmed or what to do. Then Eric called Optima tax relief. When optimal tax got involved, the cars would stop. The threats will stop. It was easy, like 123 up from a tax relief is a plus, rated by the better Business bureau and their team of expert tax professionals took care of Eric's problem. My old 15,000, and now my dad is clean, and I don't know anything. Take Eric's advice. If you have a tax problem,.

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Don't Post Your COVID-19 Vaccine Card on Social Media

Frank Beckmann

00:33 sec | 3 months ago

Don't Post Your COVID-19 Vaccine Card on Social Media

"Safe to go. Did you get your vaccine attempted to put a picture of your card on social media to show that you're vaccinated? Don't do it, says Melanie Do Canal President and C over the better business Bureau, posting a picture of themselves with their vaccination cards in their picture instead of, you know, like When you go and you vote, you can show the I voted sticker. Instead, they're showing all this information on this card to the general public, and that can put you at risk to canal telling Paul W. Smith scammers are always on the lookout for

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Police investigating crash that knocked over ambulance in Boston

WBZ Afternoon News

00:26 sec | 3 months ago

Police investigating crash that knocked over ambulance in Boston

"In a crash in Boston today. The accident happening around 1 P.m. in Allston. The Armstrong ambulance was hit by another car at the intersection off Market Street and Western AB three Armstrong employees were inside the ambulance at the time and were taken to an area hospital with minor injuries. There were no patients, thankfully in the ambulance when it crashed, but the ambulance had to be towed. From the scene, the better Business Bureau

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BBB Warning: Don't post your COVID-19 vaccine card on social media

WBZ Afternoon News

00:34 sec | 3 months ago

BBB Warning: Don't post your COVID-19 vaccine card on social media

"The better Business Bureau, the BBB warning all of us against sharing pictures of our covert 19 vaccine card on social media. After getting the first dose of a covert vaccine, you'll be getting a card with personal information we are reminded of your card has your full name and birthday on it as well as information about where you got your covert vaccine. If your current social media privacy settings are not set high, you may be giving out valuable information away for anyone to use and see. Scammers can then use that. Information to make himself phony cards online. So do

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"better business bureau" Discussed on AM 1590 WCGO

AM 1590 WCGO

01:30 min | 4 months ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on AM 1590 WCGO

"Do what they ask you to do, but You reported to the better Business bureau owes scam tracker for I News on Chris Barnes and the Pacific Northwest will continue to get pummeled with rain and snow as a new weather system, hammers the West Coast and spreading snow through the Midwest Snow on ring, threatening the outcome of an all important finale between NFL cowboys and Giants. And this is I news. Whether you're a pro on the job site or managing properties, clean and safe is your number one priority and lows has the pro great cleaning supplies you need way go beyond the basics, bringing you commercial cleaning from top brands like Clorox, Zep and Rubbermaid. And in larger sizes so you could take on any cleaning job knowing you have the quantity you need. Shop close for pros dot com and have your items delivered or pick up in store lows. The new home for pros US only. Sales are rising quickly, but without another lead. Baker Dale's bakery is going to feel the heat. Hey, you're baking alone. Today. I have to handle this order for the restaurant down the street. Cool, but who's gonna handle the pastries he needs to hire. Indeed, indeed, indeed, Ugo the moment you sponsor a job on Indeed, you get a short list of quality candidates from our resume database indeed delivers 2.5 times more hires than the other branded job sites combined, according to breezy HR 2019 visit, indeed dot com slash credit and get a $75 credit for your first job. Post terms and conditions apply. Harris's reality check. Now there's no easy way to monitor for grown virus at home..

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Second stimulus check: IRS says the $600 payments are on their way

The Lutheran Hour

00:31 sec | 4 months ago

Second stimulus check: IRS says the $600 payments are on their way

"Wait for the second stimulus checks, scammers will be trying their best to get their hands on your money. The better Business bureau says one common scam is to have crook's offer payments faster. Another is to ask for additional money for what they call a small processing fee, usually in the form of a prepaid debit or gift card. The bureau also says people should be aware of unsolicited calls or e mails from someone claiming to be with a government agency. No one from the government will be calling you or e mailing you

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"better business bureau" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

04:59 min | 4 months ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Deliver on it. Seven nights a week in prime time. Find your local channel by going to W g in America. Calm news Nation. It's your news. Your nation. Jon Hansen in four Bob Surat on this Wednesday morning, the penultimate day of 2020 and the width of the New Year with the post holiday season. Of course, there's someone trying to make a buck off you and here to stop that. Steve Burn us from the better business Bureau, Steve It's been a while since we chatted. It's good to hear from you again. Could hear from you, John as well. How are you doing really? Well, doing really well. Hope you're ready for a happy new year. And ah lot of people, of course, getting gift cards for the holiday season, some things to watch out for them. You would give cars. People try to unload them and what happens there's a marketplace for them and there's organizations out there who will take your car and sell it for you, But we have some concerns with some companies, and we have one out of Texas actually just racked up 2000 complaints about 100 in our area. Basically, the consumers are alleging that they're not getting the money that was promised after they sold the card, or they bought a car from this company didn't get them. There was no money on the card as well. So the better business Bureau strongly suggest you try to sell the gift cards yourself if you want to use them to sell to your friends and family members instead of going to a third party site. Then there's some scams out there because they have to verify the account before they buy it from you so that you have to give him all the numbers and guess what if they have all the numbers John is, you know they can catch the car pretty quickly Don't need the physical cards will be very careful. If you got one for Christmas. Make sure you use it. Don't put it in the drawer because about 6% of gift cards and that never use and that's really a high number. Yeah, So do you. You might have just mentioned this Sari is. Does your website ELISA list like which sites you trust for doing gift card online, Or do you not trust any of them Now we do have some companies that are good, So you have to check with the better business. We're doing any business with them, especially the bad ones, So they have an F rating so that we have those reports listed and for consumers to read ahead of time. Now I live for the instagram like a lot of folks these days. I do it for the Graham. I do it for the likes is the kids say, like farming. What is that? Like families. The new thing is coming up there, really? And you know for people that don't understand it. It's basically where the scammer tries to, you know, make you put some words and encouragement and some pictures that you like the item that you like to post and all of a sudden that that change the the like, are the content rather Something that is different. So, basically, they're just trying to get you know, like the post and they guarantee you or they promise you that you could win $500. You know, you know, media giveaway promoting, you know, fifth Facebook or Instagram. And basically what happens is that you like it because you want to win this prize, but there's no prize to win and they get you to like it and then basic. What happens? They switched the content later to something nefarious where you know they can get people that click on because a lot of 10,000 people liked. It must be great. Right. So if anybody problems used to like something to offer terms of a payment or winning something Don't do it. Yeah, I was just gonna say the likes add an air of legitimacy to what they're doing Exactly if you have 20,000 lights, something like a really good offer. Like when a $5 gift card People don't like it and post a comment on it. And guess what? You know when we get 30,000 like they changed the content. The 20 thing they want And there's the one about 20,000. People click this link or like that is gonna be good. So that's how this camera gets away with it. So be careful. Is anybody promising you something in return for liking something fake compromised accounts on the rise. It's increasing and just started right before the holidays with fake Amazon. You know, emails. They're not coming from Amazon in these companies are basically saying that they lacked your account. Answer suspicious activity and you need to do something quickly about it, or you're gonna be liable for it. And they kind of put the fear and you that you've got to do something quickly. You're not thinking and we call these companies up or, you know the number they provide or you click on the link. And guess what? That the scammer on the other end, Who's trying to ask you for your account number? Asking for information. They shouldn't be giving them. Amazon's not going to call you or email. You tell your counsel act, but we need your account number to get into your account. It just doesn't happen. But unfortunately, John, you know, most people don't realize that cholera deacon be spoofed a swell so you might get an email and you might get Ah, you know, call from allegedly Amazon when it's not Amazon. But there's other organizations that are doing this. The scammers are really touting on so Be very careful if you get in that somebody saying that your comments locked because that's usually not the case, Seabourn Ists, president and CEO of the better Business bureau, BBB dot organs, where you can get all these articles and find out more information. Steve have a happy New year. Happy New to John. You're loyal listeners?.

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Better Business Bureau warning of last minute holiday shopping scams in North Texas

Ben Shapiro

00:37 sec | 4 months ago

Better Business Bureau warning of last minute holiday shopping scams in North Texas

"The better Business Bureau is warning or Texans of last minute holiday shopping scams, Monica Horton with the BBB says with last minute flash sales be mindful when online shopping, she says scams usually have a sense of urgency. So take a step back and think before you click, she says. Popular last minute gifts are gift cards, but if you're not picking up in store Just make sure it hasn't been tampered with a lot of times the crooks will write down and capture the information off of the gift card and then sit back and wait on it to be activated so they can then zero out the balance. Also be wary of deeply discounted gift cards from fraudulent

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'False alarm' between T-Mobile and Verizon shows how competitive 5G battle is

Business Wars Daily

04:22 min | 8 months ago

'False alarm' between T-Mobile and Verizon shows how competitive 5G battle is

"Hour always on culture now depends on a working grid not just of electricity but of telecommunications and an Internet that not only never goes down but constantly speeds up efficiency is our subconscious mantra and that may be a big reason behind the hot water. All three major wireless carriers are in Verizon at and T. and T. mobile have all been promoting their new five G. wireless services heard about that each wants you to believe that their service is the fastest the most reliable hands down the best. Here's one of Reisen ads from last year at Verizon building the most powerful five G. Experience for America. That's why the NFL. Chose Verizon because they need their massive capacity of five G. With Ultra wideband, we're streaming streaming posting fans inexperienced five. Thirteen trouble in most cases, those claims can't be proved, and so the courts have banned each of these rivals from boasting about their prowess and from implying that the others are the lightweights of the wireless world witness verizon the ad I just shared with you was set in Gillette Stadium, home of the new Patriots, the company stopped running that ad last November. But that didn't stop at and T. from challenging verizon's use of the phrase most powerful to the division, the Better Business Bureau that rules on deceptive advertising cases. Why did not call the phrase into question essentially because the carriers have hardly rolled five g. out anywhere yet so it's impossible to prove one carriers mostly non existent five G. implementation is better than others. There were also questions about whether the ad was implying that the rollout was far more widespread and available to the average consumer than it was in May. The Review Board called the national advertising. Division were in a D agreed with a t and t and told verizon to using the term verizon appealed early this month they lost the said essentially consumers have no idea what most powerful means in this context the claim could not be substantiated. One it comes to making false claims don't assume that verizon is the worst offender. nope. The Empty Braggadocio is a game played by the entire industry. Go back through years in you'll see that at and T. got trouble claiming that its current four G. Network was by virtue of being fast virtually identical to five G. It even used the phrase five G. EVOLUTION TO DESCRIBE ITS FOUR G service a consumer looking for the fastest cell service could hardly be blamed for assuming that meant, they'd be using a five G. Network. Three years later, most of US still use four g networks the told at and T. to stop using the deceptive evolution phrase. At and Later agreed, and then there's t mobile, which isn't exactly honest either in late August, the NASD toll, t mobile to stop claiming that it's five G. services more reliable than the others verizon had challenged that claim t mobile said, it will appeal that decision but the Advertising Review Board also recommended that t mobile needed to stop running ads in which science guy bill nye claim that verizon's five G. coverage was barely broader than the average bus stop bench that according to industry publication fierce wireless. With a widespread deployment of five G. still some time off in the future. Why would every major wireless carrier use such inflated claims in a Word Mindshare? They want to attract and retain you as a customer. Are you more likely to stay with your current mobile carrier? If you feel pretty sure that the company will soon offer blazing fast five g service. Well maybe it's all about perception perception of what's here today and better yet perception about a speedy powerful future. That's almost hear these kinds of empty claims have a long long history in the advertising world from Telco Tonics beauty items to baby products. Advertisers repeatedly tried to stake out the territory of a- best. And rivals almost always challenge those fluffy bordering on dishonest claims. So next time you see a company claiming to be the strongest most powerful fastest or the best ask yourself. Where's the evidence chances are? There isn't any.

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Coronavirus scams: the science of how to spot and deal with nuisance callers

Morning Edition

03:12 min | 8 months ago

Coronavirus scams: the science of how to spot and deal with nuisance callers

"State officials and federal agencies warn of a new phone scam Callers pose as CO Vered 19 contact tracers. To try to get your personal information with us now via Skype to discuss this is reporter Julie Appleby of Kaiser Health News. Welcome. Thank you. So what does it sound like when you get a call from a fake contact Racer, you know, scammers air Very creative. So officials are kind of telling me that there's various scenarios, but one of them goes something like this. Your phone rings. And the person on the other end says they're calling you from your local health department to let you know that you've been in contact with someone who has Cove in 19. And the person might say, Hey, you need a covert test. So sounds legit. So far, right? But then they move in for the real objective, which is getting your credit card number or other payment information. You know, they might say something like, Hey, we need that to Bill you for sending you a test, for example. Basically, don't fall for that. Some scams also come in by text, and they ask you to click on a link. Do not click on the link. You know, I'm thinking about how most scams play on people's greed of their gullibility. This is especially offensive, I think, because it plays on people's fear in the pandemic or plays even on their public spiritedness. People want to do the right thing, and they're being taken advantage of right. That's exactly right and legitimate contact. Tracing is very important. It's It's one of the key things along with No masking and social distancing that the public health experts are hoping will slow the spread of the virus. So this is this is particularly insidious. How widespread is this? You know, we're hearing it from states across the country from Hawaii to Florida to Pennsylvania. There's a national warning out from the Federal Trade Commission and another from the better business Bureau. Some local neighborhood listservs I've seen and Facebook pages air also circulating a warning. So I'm thinking about the fact that I might really get a really call from a really contact Tracer. How can I tell the difference between the real person in the thick? Okay, so a legitimate contact Tracer does not ask for payment or seek any other financial information. So that's one way you could tell. Real tracers. Do not ask for your Social security number. They will not provide the name of the patient with whom you had contact and text from these contact. Tracers. Simply let you know to expect a phone call right? They don't contain a link. So if you do, get a phone call, do a little homework, asked for the person's name and their return phone number and say you will call them back. Then check with your local health department to confirm that this person is indeed doing contact tracing. That would be one way you could kind of counter that. And if you do get a call, don't be surprised. If a real contact tracer asks you to confirm your address or date of birth. They need this information because they don't want to give sensitive health information to the wrong person. So they're trying to confirm your identity. Real tracers air going also ask you for information on where you've been and who you've been in contact with during the days surrounding your diagnosis or exposure, And that's because they need that information. Track it and warn others of potential exposure. So a real contact racers should be somebody I could find whose identity I can confirm who may ask me for personal information, but if they start trying to get money out of me, that's that's the obvious signs. That's correct or any kind of financial information. That is an obvious sign.

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Stimulus check scams are on the rise

WBZ Midday News

00:39 sec | 10 months ago

Stimulus check scams are on the rise

"CBS news Scammers are preying on some America's during a vulnerable moment of the pandemic, posing as government officials trying to steal your money. The better business bureau says that they're Impersonating things like IRS officials. Members of the CDC even contact tracers claiming to be with local government agencies. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration says it has received more than 1700 complaints about calls supposedly from IRS agents who claim they can speed up stimulus payments of scammers asked for personal information, saying that it will be used to expedite those payments. But the truth is, they're using that information to

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What Pandemic Scams Are People Falling For

WBZ Midday News

00:51 sec | 1 year ago

What Pandemic Scams Are People Falling For

"It seems as if every day we have a new scam to warn you about but remember being informed is also pushing back against those who would scam you out of your money let's get more about a folks using puppies to get your money now wow A. B. C.'s Ryan burrow with more the better business bureau fielded hundreds of calls of puppy scams in April alone one problem people falling in love with pooch is available for adoption online only to find out those dogs don't exist or at least aren't available the B. B. B. Steve Burnett says puppy scammers will also try to tack on additional costs and fees once you get the money they call up and say well we need a bigger cages ship that we needed to take him to the back to get my problem he says dog should never be paid for by wire or gift cards he recommends buying from local breeders or at least seeing a dog in person before making a

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BBB tips on avoiding coronavirus stimulus scams

News, Traffic and Weather

00:55 sec | 1 year ago

BBB tips on avoiding coronavirus stimulus scams

"The better business bureau is already seeing coronavirus stimulus related scams scammers reach out to consumers in the U. pretty common to also email social media either even if the Vance protect messaging right now to let the consumer know that their stimulus check available that's something that a lot of folks have been on the lookout for right now the only problem is that you get that they're asking to confirm their banking information and once those details are released they're out there in the wrong hands B. B. B.'s been Spradlin says there are red flags to watch out for contracted by the government via social media there's a good chance that the scammer that reached out to you another thing they're seeing for asking for you African sure to be a profit things the in order to get their government grants that's something the government will not ask you to do it that's a good way for scammers to get a hold of your your banking information what should you do if you become a target for one thing you want to do with what your local law enforcement dealt is something that's happening you can also turn to the Federal Trade Commission so what the FTC noted this is something that happens they've got resources basically those related

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Grand Princess cruise ship to dock in Oakland

Morning News with Manda Factor and Gregg Hersholt

54:46 min | 1 year ago

Grand Princess cruise ship to dock in Oakland

"Coronavirus worries weighing on markets in a major way has more infections are reported in the US and around the world over a hundred and ten thousand people infected globally in Oakland California in a matter of hours a cruise ship with at least twenty one on board we have tested positive will be docking ABC's Matt Gutman is there what you're going to see if this court in unprecedented public health effort and it began overnight with teams boarding the grand princess to begin the triage of those passengers it will continue today with this complex choreography of offloading the twenty four hundred passengers in a way that doesn't expose them to more of the virus of nineteen now blamed for at least twenty two deaths in the United States at the White House concern after recent brush with the virus here's ABC's Karen Travers the White House is not commenting on whether anyone who works at the White House has been tested for covert nineteen a man who attended a conservative political conference outside Washington last week tested positive for novel coronavirus president trump and vice president pence were among the speakers at that conference neither had direct contact with that man of Texas senator Ted Cruz did and while he says he feels fine he is self quarantining at his Texas home fears of the virus hitting stock markets as well oil sliding I think it's gonna be a little bit of a black Monday oil markets and perhaps with financial markets on clothes a heads up the oil price information service in all price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia sending prices tumbling as much as thirty three percent Wall Street futures trading stopped overnight after falling too far down futures down over twelve hundred campaigning continues however with several primary set for tomorrow Bernie Sanders taking aim at Joe Biden we are taking on in this campaign nachos Joe Biden on we're taking on the the sixty billion as well funding his campaign you're listening to ABC news stay connected stay informed the promo morning news it's five oh two and it's Monday morning March ninth frosty and sub freezing temperatures and a lot of places this morning thirty one degrees in Renton for example right now along with Greg Herschel another factor here the top stories from the couple twenty four seven news center according to the state health department's website there have officially been eighteen deaths in Washington link to coronavirus couples Brian Calver reports live things happened so quickly that number may not be up today for example Greg Amanda late yesterday we got news of a probable nineteenth death but in the rush to contain in quarantine at the local level that debt hasn't been officially communicated to state health officials the majority of those deaths are connected to life care center in Kirkland a nursing home that once housed one hundred seventy clients the current number of residents that are still in the facility dropped by eight we have fifty five Bucks person Tim Killian calls employees who remain on the job they're heroes the amount of work and stressed that these the staff and employees and caregivers here under is tremendous no longer confined to our local area now seven counties are reporting the state's total of covert nineteen positives two one hundred thirty six Brian Calvert komo news and I'm Corwin hate Clive Washington's governor says mandatory measures may become necessary to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus virus Inslee approves of what people are already doing to limit their exposure by working from home if possible and avoiding large social gatherings but he knows the time may come when public health officials will consider making some voluntary limitations mandatory because we need to make decisions based on what this is going to look like a few weeks from now not what it is just today he says the state might have to mandate what health officials call social distancing although he does not say what such a mandate might look like he also minimizing minimizes the insults flung his way last week when president trump called Inslee a snake there's been some unfortunate comments from the president that that's just been a distraction and we're working well with the federal agencies reporting live Corwin hate komo news U. S. representative Susan del Benes says she's going to work to ensure local hospitals get the protective gear they need so that we can make sure they have the resources they need to continue to respond up things like personal protective equipment mass Gandhi's first district Democrat made her remarks after touring Kirkland's evergreen health Medical Center where three people have died from corona virus coming up up now now the the como como morning morning news news more more schools schools have have decided decided decided decided to to go go to to online online learning learning over over concerns concerns of of spreading spreading coronavirus coronavirus I'm I'm Carlene Carlene Johnson Johnson live for Monday morning it's chilly out there let's see what the drivers like with the coal traffic update good morning here good morning Greg M&S so we don't have any blocking crashes or stalls right now we do have some areas of heavy fog so if that's the case for you of course use extra caution there we do have slowing in our typical spots of northbound I. five near Tacoma city said enter and north bound one six seven is starting to build three seven nothing much but slow slow down down down right right right now now now southbound southbound southbound I. I. I. five five five at at at the the the Boeing Boeing Boeing freeway freeway freeway and and and we we we are are are wide wide wide open open open both both both directions directions directions of of of four four four oh oh oh five five five our our our next next next come come come traffic traffic traffic at at at five five five fourteen fourteen fourteen time time time now now now for for for the the the global global global eagle eagle eagle river river river forecast forecast forecast and and and here's here's here's meteorologist meteorologist meteorologist Kristen Kristen Kristen Clarke Clarke Clarke clear clear clear skies skies skies light light light winds winds winds over over over western western western Washington Washington Washington to to to start start start our our our week week week this this this morning morning morning that that that resulted resulted resulted in in in widespread widespread widespread temperatures temperatures temperatures in the twenties and thirties yeah actually start for week here know any patchy fog that developed overnight will quickly burn off to reveal a mostly sunny afternoon today looking great for the evening drive home now Tuesday features a bit more cloud cover and a few light rain showers along the coast in northwest interior otherwise the showers hold off in Seattle until Wednesday morning Thursday looks good but we're tracking a late week storm Friday that brings about heavier lowland rain and mountain snow with a significant cool down into the weekend that will support lowlands snow showers early Saturday morning something to keep an eye on it in the coming weather center I'm meteorologist Kristen Clarke else to keep an eye on it as potentially slippery driving this morning we have foggy locations especially in the north south and temperatures like twenty five in Arlington right now Everitt of soggy thirty one in Olympia it's twenty six degrees right now at sea tac airport clear skies and thirty four companies time five oh six more schools and universities have made the decision to go to online classes only hoping to stop the spread of coronaviruses the latest on that from Cuomo's Carlene Johnson gas thousands of students from the university of Washington Washington among among those those who who will will be be watching watching lectures lectures online online and and taking taking finals finals from from home home through through at at least least March March twentieth twentieth that's that's when when the the quarter quarter ends ends that that spring spring break break after after that that Jack Jack how how Sarek Sarek is is a a junior junior at at the the U. U. job job he he says says not not having having to to go go to to class class is is just just fine fine with with him him me me all all my my professors professors just just record record their their lectures lectures and and then then they they just just kind kind of of let let us us watch watch it it whenever whenever I I want want so so it's it's really really nice nice where I can get up at you know ten thirty and just in my pajamas watching the but usually pretty cool now C. L. university also canceled in person classes same was Seattle Pacific university PL use starts their distance learning tomorrow same for shoreline community college Lake Washington institute of technology in Kirkland they're moving it all online as well and for nor sure our public schools the entire district begins online learning today several other schools are closed with remote learning plans are for cleaning because a parent student or staff member tested positive the complete list is on our website at komo news dot com I'm calling Johnson cruise ship passengers are waiting to see if the upcoming sailing season will change because of coronavirus the port of Seattle says it's working with the federal government and cruise lines to come up with protocols dealing with passenger safety and health cruise season officially starts April first it's nearly a one billion dollar industry for Seattle the Seattle center exhibition hall has been set aside or has set aside to part of it as a temporary shelter is a corona virus sweeps through the city a special area has been designated for selected homeless clients who are already housed at two of the city's biggest shelters there are no known cases of the virus and any of shelter in Seattle city leaders are also taking steps to ensure sanitation and hygiene standards are up to date at all shelters some churches decided not to hold services in person yesterday to contain the spread of the virus couple's big Poppa reports from Seattle's Bethany community church the church decided earlier this week to tell its members to stay home to try and prevent the spread of coronavirus and while they normally stream their services for other churches the decision to have services online wasn't easy to stand up here and and kind of host it was different J. Kurtz is the lead pastor for Arbor church in Woodville he says before this week his church had never done any live streaming but when they heard the advice to limit large gatherings they decided this week to set up cameras and tell members to stay home for church it's literally been Friday Saturday and then here we are doing this he says despite the empty chairs hundreds of people were still able to hear the church's message of felt like we had community it's just on a normal community that's come mostly problem reporting the city of Kent is not backing down from its fight with king county over plans to use the former A. Connell lodges a corona virus quarantine site there were even a couple of protesters out there yesterday worries me that this is a facility that is not that's not locked down you're free to leave whenever they want and there's so many businesses here leave on Friday a king county judge denied the city of cats request for a temporary restraining order that ruling will allow as many as fifteen people to move into the eighty five bed motel soon you could be able to test her for covert nineteen from the comfort of your own home The Seattle Times reports the bill and Melinda gates foundation is funding a project offer in home knows swab kits for people showing symptoms the samples with then be sent to the lab at the university of Washington for testing right now it's not clear when that project could launch popular Starbucks in downtown Seattle has been closed temporarily because of concerns over the virus it's historic first in university it's now been deep cleaned and an employee who tested positive for the virus itself isolated at home Starbucks has also stopped accepting personal cops to help the virus from spreading the coffee chain says it'll still honor the ten cent discount to customers bring in their own cop they just won't refill those cups right now police time five tenths now it's time to get to the Harley exterior sports desk good morning Tom hustler good morning to you the husky men's basketball teams swept the Arizona schools over the weekend there had directly for Las Vegas for the pac twelve men's tournament begins Wednesday Washington will open as a number twelve seed facing the team they just beat Saturday Arizona that came at two thirty Wednesday after Saturday's win coach Mike Hopkins said this would be a perfect time to run the table and when the turning me what more do you want to be able to try to rattle off four games in a row I mean what else what other great opportunity can you have you know and so these guys are believe it will be a great opportunity and kind of fired up there after that game on Saturday our coverage Wednesday will start at two more Franco Tompkins and women's coach should be one of the coaches are tonight at six Cougars play Colorado in the first round the turn of the game Wednesday night at eight thirty in the pac twelve women's sort of a title game yesterday Oregon with Stanford eighty nine fifty six merece continue to struggle in cactus league play they fell to the giants yesterday eight four in Scottsdale in a night game against the brewers this evening at Mary's merry Vail Arizona and congratulations to the Garfield boys and girls basketball teams both won three eight state title Saturday at the Tacoma dome sports to forty Patsy tower Tom are on the whole the Huskies commodities commodities time five twelve the traffic update in just a couple of minutes Sierra is canceling a concert in front of her home town crowd in Texas later this month the wife of Russell Wilson is pregnant she says she doesn't want to travel to a big event while the corona virus is still spreading she says our doctors have advised her to avoid large gatherings a quarter of Italy's population roughly sixteen million people are now under quarantine because of coronavirus authorities say anyone living in the northern on body region needs special permission to travel south of the death toll surged to three hundred and sixty six hundred and thirty three people dying in just twenty four hours according to prime minister Justin because the more than six thousand cases represent a national emergency with the entire lawn body region on lockdown it's capital Milan as well as Venice economic and tourist Mecca is closed for business both cities in the red zone the usually bustling tourist hubs now deserted old museums closed gondolas lying unused on those famous Venice canals travel bloggers recall food and Andreas on sunny who live in the region a concern for the long term impact the economy is here is how lowly and then on travel this could be devastating restaurants and bars in the region are required to close at six o'clock and tables have to be at least a meter apart it's just a lot less social I'd say and it's slow quite so since the first time pope Francis live streaming his Sunday prayer hoping to keep away large crowds now the authorities say people could face jail time if they don't adhere to these measures but it's unclear how they're going to enforce them thousands of people over the weekend fled from the north making their way to the south of the country but a governor in the south of Italy has said stay away we don't want you here ABC's James Longman as Florida's busy spring break season is under way the man tasked with heading up the federal government's efforts against corona virus vice president Mike pence addressed something has been on the minds of thousands of families preparing to travel to theme parks are they safe over the weekend he stressed it is safe for healthy Americans to travel and to quote him one of our favorite places to go when my children were young and even even before before my my children children came came was was in in Orlando Orlando still still her her faith faith in in the the pence pence has has been been watching watching the the spread spread of of coronavirus coronavirus for for weeks weeks theme theme parks parks in in Asia Asia have have closed closed he estimates the temporary closure of Disney parks in Shanghai and Hong Kong could cost the company something like one hundred seventy five million dollars just getting word that one person has died in an apartment fire in Tacoma it started about two thirty this morning near north twenty sixth street in north narrows no word yet on what started that fire it's five forty traffic update again with Karageorge who still don't have any blocking problems on the highways but you can expect to see brake lights northbound I. five to Tacoma city center and north bound one six seven continues to build in some especially around state route four ten south on I five it's looking just a little bit slow slow right right right around around around marine marine marine view view view drive drive drive but but but it's it's it's not not not going going going to to to be be be lasting lasting lasting for for for too too too long long long the the the rest rest rest of of of the the the drives drives drives are are are moving moving moving at at at the the the speed speed speed limit limit limit and and and if if if the the the mountains mountains mountains are are are in in in your your your travel travel travel plans plans plans well well well it's it's it's a a a good good good time time for for it it because because there's there's no no restrictions restrictions at at either either snow snow Kwame Kwame or or Stevens Stevens pass pass our our next next call call much much traffic traffic at at five five twenty twenty four four come come eco eco roof roof forecast forecast it's it's going going to to be be a a nice nice day day mostly mostly sunny sunny high high about about fifty chilly to start though clear and cold overnight with lows in the mid thirties tomorrow looks dry partly sunny and fifty then we'll see a slight chance of rain rolled back in on Wednesday to the mountain passes they're in good shape but you don't want to get out of your car without a jacket on up there's twenty one degrees at the summit of Snoqualmie pass nineteen degrees at the summit of Stevens pass right now in downtown Seattle clear skies at thirty four degrees stay connected stay informed the northwest only twenty four hour news station komo news at five fifteen the cobalt morning news Franklin sees at the editor's desk on this Monday morning that the correct personal time and the fact of the number of coronavirus cases in this country continues to rise the total is now over five hundred sixty cases according to Johns Hopkins University there were twenty two deaths linked to the rapidly spreading virus Dr Anthony Fauci who heads the national institutes of health infectious disease unit says after initial missteps contributed to to contributing diagnostic tests there should be four hundred thousand more testing kits available starting today today the the state state department department is is now now urging urging Americans Americans not not to to get get on on cruise cruise ships ships over over the the weekend weekend the the CDC CDC had had been been tracking tracking cruise cruise ships ships including including the the regal regal princess princess scheduled scheduled to to dock dock at port Everglades on Sunday it was feared a handful crew might have been exposed on a previous trip aboard the grand princess but the cruise line says none of the crew on those ships have had symptoms and now all but a single ship has been cleared by the CDC this coming is thirty five hundred grand princess passengers and crew will be quarantined for fourteen days in various facilities the ship's eleven hundred crew members will remain on board nineteen of them testing positive for the virus meanwhile only two of the twenty four hundred passengers have tested positive the most sick will be sent to hospitals while others taking to military bases in California and Georgia president trump has said that he would prefer if none of the passengers aboard these cruises landed on U. S. soil he mentioned any of that to you I had a private conversation with them and he said everything that I could have hoped for and every single thing he said they follow through on on Sunday hundreds of prescriptions delivered by boat maybe go to the ships more than one thousand passengers over the age of seventy the most vulnerable cohort and then for the first time in forty a healthy passengers finally allowed out of the rooms the waiting and the parts part by part and put into V. S. of possibly having to do another two weeks in isolation following that's still patience wearing thin on board I kind of feel like we're floating around the drain just waiting here to get the virus we haven't been tested we want to be tested properly and we want to make sure they were safe yeah the American passengers will do their quarantine bases here in California and as far away as Georgia now remember there are people from fifty four countries aboard the ship they're gonna have to be taken home on chartered flights out for so many this two week quarantine is an unexpected addition to this voyage many people on the ship telling me they just want to go back home to their families their dogs and a normal routine that's ABC's Matt Gutman two Republican members of Congress are voluntarily self quarantining after coming into contact with someone who has tested positive for the virus both senator Ted Cruz of Texas and congressman Paul Gosar of Arizona say the interaction interaction occurred at the recent conservative political action conference closer to home more and more businesses are feeling the pinch of corona virus and the steel head diner in pike place market announced it's shutting its doors at least for now the restaurant says it hopes to reopen at a later date but they haven't said when Seattle's blue acres seafood posted a sign on its door into an on Facebook saying it is now closed because the social and economic impacts of all of this and are hoping to re opens at some future date several businesses of shoulders are seeing less traffic as events are canceled and more people decide to stay closer to home in Oregon the governor has now declared a state of emergency over corona virus and the number of cases there is up to at least fourteen that emergency order now allows health and emergency management agencies to take immediate action and devote state resources to containing the outbreak U. 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Surgeon General Dr Jerome Adams appearing on CBS's face the nation over the weekend says quote we're now seeing community spread and we're try to help people understand how to mitigate the impact of disease spread the number of coronavirus cases in this country is now around five hundred fifty thanks for following this morning Cleveland police are piecing together details from a shoot out that killed one man and since seventeen people to the hospital detectives say the shots were exchanged late Saturday night during a fight between rival motorcycle clubs attending the same party some of the victims are also considered suspects in that incident disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein has suffered an injury behind bars TMZ reports that Weinstein was in a cell with two other prisoners when the convicted rapist fell and hit his head yesterday there's no word about his condition and there's no word on the circumstances that led up to that fall Twitter this labeling a video of Joe Biden that was posted by president trump manipulated media the video shows Biden stumbling on a campaign speech in Missouri and saying quote we can only re elected Donald Trump Biden's actual quote was we can only re elected Donald Trump if we get engaged in the circular firing squad so it's got to be a positive campaign by the way voters head to the polls for another round of primaries tomorrow including here in Washington the races basically down to Biden versus Sanders and over the weekend the Reverend Jesse Jackson came out to endorse Bernie Sanders companies time five twenty two R. propellant shirts funny updates oil prices are plummeting global markets are steeply sliding and Wall Street futures are way down this is looking like a rough week on financial markets and oil markets says Tom Kloza head of the oil price information service the drop in oil prices thirty extraordinary hand tighten your seat belts this week you make to your four oh one K. dropped by eight or ten percent but today well I can buy gas for a dollar eighty nine the letter would be a good economic stimulus except consumer and business demand could be as bad as good plate the financial the Bakul in two thousand and eight because of coronavirus chucks Iverson ABC news one of the reasons why oil prices are crashing is that Saudi Arabia started a price war with Russia yesterday US oil prices are down twenty seven percent to a four year low of thirty dollars a barrel is turning out to is shaping up to be the worst day for oil prices since nineteen ninety one it's not going to be a pretty day for Wall Street either Dow futures down twelve hundred fifty five right now almost five percent S. and P. down a hundred forty five that's also almost five percent nasdaq futures down four hundred ten it's five twenty two and we'll check traffic and weather next year on the calm all morning news the latest on the corona virus governor Jay Inslee says he'll continue to press the federal government for more help to fight coronavirus stay connected stay informed what if you can't afford to stay home the president talking about his administration's reaction we are here for you twenty four seven komo news at Fisher investments we do things differently and other money managers don't understand why because our way works great for us but it may not work for your clients that's why Fisher investments as a fiduciary obligated to put clients first is the highest standard for a financial adviser so what do you provide cookie cutter portfolios like the rest of us no cookie cutter portfolios here Fisher investments Taylor's portfolios to meet each client's goals and needs but you do sell investments that earn high commissions right and make commissions when you make trades for your clients no Fisher investments doesn't sell any commission investment products and we never earn commissions on trades so what's in it for you Fisher investments fees are structured so we do better when our clients do better when it comes to helping clients achieve a comfortable retirement we're clearly different visit Fisher investments dot com to find out why investors like you switched us Fisher investments clearly different money management investments in securities involves risk of loss got a Hey Bob our preseason air conditioning cell is just getting started as warm weather months stretch longer and longer each summer this cell keeps getting bigger and bigger thousands of Puget Sound residents requested quotes for AC last year you're right Lola there's no doubt the summers are lasting longer in fact eight out of the last ten years so warm weather stick around for six or more months it's true Bob with that intense warm weather sticking around Bucks is proud to offer AC solutions to Puget Sound residents in need absolutely R. 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B. C. news at five thirty the market's opening an hour from now after overnight futures were halted because the numbers were slipping too fast ABC's Rebecca Jarvis is on Wall Street with the latest stock stay where they are right now it will be the worst day of trading so far this year the Dow is now down thirteen hundred points overnight futures falling five percent so here's what's happening over the weekend back called a meeting to discuss falling oil prices in the wake of corona virus which is sent prices lower those talks fizzled and the Saudi Arabians rather than being supportive of oil prices sent them plunging last time oil prices were this low it led to several bankruptcies of smaller energy companies number of confirmed covert nineteen cases in the U. S. now tops five hundred there are twenty one infected passengers on a cruise ship off the coast of San Francisco everyone will be taken off in quarantine starting today at Westminster Abbey Harry and Meghan taking part in Commonwealth day their final appearances working Royals Jerry Preston ABC news one thousand seven ninety seven seventy five thirty one right now Monday morning frosty in many places foggy in some other spots of temperatures like twenty six in Olympia right now along with Greg Herschel time Manda factor here the top stories from the couple twenty four seven news center for the first time our state's health department website is listing more than two counties with positive covert nineteen test results almost Brian Calvert is here with this morning's update for the longest time just king and Snohomish relisted this morning there's Pierce Clark grant Jefferson and Kidd assess county as well kickass county as well for a state wide total of one hundred thirty six positive cases and while the official death count remains at eighteen we've learned of at least one more that's not official because it hasn't yet been reported to the state thirteen of the eighteen coronavirus debts are officially connected to life care center in Kirkland we have found this to be troubling and involve tile unpredictable Tim Killian a spokesperson for the nursing home says there are fifty five patients still there he confirms they do have enough test kits that testing is still ongoing we have eleven more those tasks to complete I do want to stress that we still have received no results back for those tests Brian Calvert komo news and I'm Corwin hate live evergreen health Medical Center in Kirkland has become the focal point of our areas medical response to the outbreak as of Sunday the hospital says it has treated forty five cases of covert nineteen as confirmed by Washington state testing fifteen of those patients have died the deaths include patients who were residents of life care nursing home life care center nursing home located just two miles away from evergreen hospital U. S. congresswoman Susan W. any toured evergreen over over the weekend and came away impressed understanding what took place here at evergreen health in terms of adapting the facility to deal with this type of outbreak hopefully can inform others across the country how they might respond hospital officials say one of its practices has been to keep confirmed coronavirus patients isolated in what's called the cold hearted area in which air pressure is changed to negative insuring that cantante contamination from that area does not flow into surrounding areas Corwin hate komo news under Jay Inslee envisions a time when voluntary steps against the virus infection become mandatory he tells komo news right now Washingtonians are doing a good job of protecting themselves and others but we are considering there might be stronger measures that are necessary to make this more uniform across across the community over there says those measures may include enforced social distancing such as cancellation of public events coming up on the come on morning news many families families expected expected to to opt opt out out others others are are please please with with comprehensive comprehensive sexual sexual health health education education which which has has been been adopted adopted in in Washington Washington now now just just waiting waiting for for the the governor's governor's signature signature on on Carly Carly Johnson five thirty four time for another couple traffic update here's Keira George well see at least a mile back up now northbound I. five approaching J. BLM's main gate that's where we have a stall was blocking the left lane now we have two left lanes that are blocked this backup is growing quickly northbound I. five also slow between highway sixteen and River Road and you'll find often on slowing it you're traveling out of federal way federal way to Seattle is running about thirty two minutes north and one six seven is going to be busy through much of Sumner into Pacific after that Auburn to Renton that's taking about eighteen minutes a north bound for five is beginning to tap the brakes around sunset our next call much traffic at five forty four the traffic this time is brought to you by Panera bread try Pinera bread to do unlimited coffee subscription you could have coffee after coffee and pay just eight ninety nine a month your Cup is always full restrictions apply participating cafes over time for the call multicultural forecast with meteorologist Kristen Clarke patchy morning fog will burn off to reveal a mostly sunny afternoon looking drive for the drive time home home here here today today clear clear skies skies tonight tonight another another chilly chilly Tuesday Tuesday morning morning lows lows will will once once again again be be close close to to freezing freezing photo photo by by a a subtle subtle increase increase in in the the clouds clouds Tuesday Tuesday afternoon afternoon maybe maybe Bellingham Bellingham sees a passing shower parts of the Olympic peninsula otherwise remaining dry through Tuesday in Seattle that into Wednesday morning to see any bit of rain and it will be rather light here on the emerald city by mid week Thursday all locations stay dry but Friday here comes a good steady lowland rain chance and mountain snow developing from a rather wet late week storm that brings about a cool down into the weekend and possibly some lowland snow showers Saturday morning certainly something to keep an eye on heading into the weekend and a couple other center I'm meteorologist Kristen Clarke clear skies over much of the state this morning and bitterly cold in some spots Yakima's at twenty three degrees right now and there is fog here in parts of western Washington averaged thirty one in the fog it's a foggy twenty five in Arlington and is twenty six degrees in Olympia come on it's time five thirty six more than fifty thousand students in our area will be who learning from home on can today is the university of Washington and other campuses are closed amid fears of a spreading coronavirus we get the update from Kamel's cara constant concerns over corona virus isn't stopping Jack Q. Serret for preparing for next week's example right here on campus kind of catching up on lectures as I prepare for my final she says many professors already posts lectures online so students are you still learning on the computer some students might have trouble with the technology stuff but I think the majority of us it's it's going okay I think we can we can handle pretty well eight businesses along the aber hoping for a better week despite classes going to the cloud businesses here say the last few days have been robbed so we took a hit this last week we definitely took a huge hit but it big time brewery business has been down forty percent owner Rick McLaughlin planes concerns over Kobe nineteen homeowners time five thirty seven a bill requiring comprehensive sexual health education starting in kindergarten is ready for governor Jay Inslee's signature supporters say it's about protecting children opponents say it's giving too much information too soon when we get the update live from couples Carly Johnson will the Senate passes bill back in January the house then followed last week after a marathon six hour debate that didn't end until about two o'clock in the morning on March fifth democratic representative Sharon she make all concerned about some of the students a lot of them are ready for something like this action was Republican bill Jenkin he and other Republicans offered dozens and dozens of amendments souls all but one being rejected W. new sex ed curriculum will require medically accurate information from kindergarten to third grade they'll focus on social emotional learning teaching kids it's okay to say no when someone makes you feel uncomfortable parents certainly can opt their kids out of this curriculum Carly Johnson come motives a fire broke out in an apartment unity in the Tacoma early this morning and one person was found dead in the building this was near north twenty six and narrows the result is a twelve people now have no place to stay no word on how the fire started fire damaged an auto zone store at ninety fifth and Bridgeport way this morning sprinklers inside the building help keep the damage down the word yet how that fire started it's five thirty nine and we're just a minute away from a como sports update from the time you were a child you were taught to always brush your teeth white well because good oral habits make for a great smile and it's imperative to your overall health if you need guidance with dental implants or any dental procedure consider all your options just be sure to consider Dr Choi advanced implant dental advanced implant dental is where education and experience meets state of the art dental technologies giving you back the functionality of natural teeth at a price you can afford from implants orthodontics veneers root canals to full mouth restoration Dr Choi will show you your best treatment option advanced implant dental accepts most insurance providers and will work with you and your budget so you can get the treatment you need now and receive thirty percent off any dental implant treatment while supplies last advanced implant dental your choice for complete dental implant in dental care for dent way Tukwila two oh six two four one fifty eight twenty advanced implant dental dot com coldest time five forty now to the Harley exterior sports update here's Tom hustler well to manage up to four and eleven in cactus league play after eight four loss against the giants yesterday there were bright spots including the three any performance by lefthander Justus Sheffield gave up just a run on three hits struck out five skippers got service legs Sheffield spring performance so far the Sheffield again another step in the right direction from the ball really really well very consistent the company is growing I mean Paul white box lighter number strikeouts there gave up just one run and really happy where he's at it the mariners play under the lights against the brewers dot in Maryvale Arizona the US husky men's basketball team beat Arizona Saturday completing a sweep of the desert schools building momentum heading into the pac twelve tournament Wednesday Washington winning three of the last four there are twelve seeded take on those same Wildcats at two thirty Wednesday because face Colorado in another first round tournament game one tonight at eight thirty to forget the coach's show Mike Hopkins and women's coach Jody Wynn tonight at six elsewhere basketball today Gonzaga's women played Portland for the west coast conference tournament title at noon in Las Vegas is that men face San Francisco in a semifinal match up tonight and the U. 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businesses businesses and and schools schools Gottlieb Gottlieb did did offer offer reassurance reassurance saying saying quote quote we'll we'll get get through through this this another another former former democratic democratic presidential presidential candidate candidate is is endorsing endorsing Joe Joe Biden Biden in a video on Twitter California senator Kamilla Harris threw her support behind the former vice president saying quote I believe in joke we need a leader who really does care about the people and who can therefore unify the people and I believe Joe can do that and with us right now was ABC news political analyst Steve Roberts Steve what a difference a week makes it did you anticipate Joe Biden picking up this mode the momentum this quickly no I have not I don't think anybody did I I think what we're what we're seeing though is a fascinating phenomena based on one word and that word is fear it's fear of Donald Trump and fear of Bernie Sanders Joe Biden has not been reborn as some useful charismatics move talking energetic candidates Joe Biden today is still the same Joe Biden that people have a lot of doubts about two weeks ago two months ago two years ago the difference is that Democrats have so desperate so frantic to find somebody who can beat Donald Trump that they decided that day either as a group and individually as voters and as candidates they'll camel Harris being an example of of having to rally around somebody and then choosing between Biden and Sanders the fear of Bernie Sanders is pulling the party too far to the left so there's a lot of energy around the Biden candidacy right now but in my view it's largely negative energy it's driven by fear it's driven by desperation there are not a lot of Democrats even this morning jumping up and down in Saint Joe Biden's gonna be a great candidate a great president but this negative energy is very powerful and that's what's driving this trend do you think it's now his to lose or is it too early to say that definitely has to lose end up and I think it's gonna be very difficult for Bernie Sanders to rebound here the one variable of course the one no wild card is by himself as I say he has not been report he's still the guy who can show astounding lapses of judgment he's still the guy who could make gaffes he's still the guy who can show his age very clearly he's still the guy who can appear fumbling and uncertain and in debates with Bernie Sanders and interviews it's still entirely possible for him to make damaging mistakes I think a lot of Democrats even if they rally around by they're holding their breath and hoping that Biden will get its act together and I've seen some signs a few signs of Byton improving on the stop I think he's shown a little bit more energy I think the campaign line about I'm the candidate of those who have been left behind it counted out is a defective and powerful line really echoes of a bill to written of nineteen ninety two the comeback kid although Biden's hardly a kid he's more the comeback teaser than the comeback kid and also this line of of of appealing to the concepts of dignity and civility and normalcy I think they provide a fairly stark contrast to the president who's in the oval office now but Biden is still Biden it was all of his flaws but at this point he's the Democrats best hope and it's gonna be very difficult for Sanders to capture Steve thanks for your thoughts again this morning ABC news political analyst Steve Roberts it's also worth noting that this morning one of the former candidates US senator Cory Booker came out in support of Joe Biden for president the company's time five fifty one seventy two are propelling turns money update writer says Boeing's proposal to leave wiring bundles in place on the ground at seven thirty seven Max has not won the backing of federal aviation regulators last month Boeing told FAA a it does not believe it needs to separate or move wiring bundles on its ground at seven 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Sales of counterfeit goods on the rise worldwide

News and Perspective with Taylor Van Cise

02:13 min | 1 year ago

Sales of counterfeit goods on the rise worldwide

"If you shop online sooner or later you will probably encounter cited selling counterfeit goods it's a massive problem according to a report from the better business bureau earlier this year sales of counterfeit goods have exploded worldwide almost anything that can be shipped can be counterfeited and sold online including everyday products such as printer ink headphones phone Chargers athletic shoes cosmetics even car parts Steve Baker who wrote this report for the better business bureau says the average victim who buys bogus merchandise online loses about three hundred fifty dollars he told me these copycat products are everywhere of the counterfeit type thing about anywhere you can shop online you can find one of those special problems seem to be up to because social media like Facebook and Instagram they're loaded with as the look like the real but the really selling counterfeit goods and even Amazon's got a huge problem with people selling stuff on it too so just because it's from Amazon does not mean you're safe Amazon told me it strictly prohibits the sale of counterfeit products and invest heavily to ensure the policy is followed the company says if you make a purchase from them or selling partner in the product doesn't arrive as advertised you can call customer service for a full refund Facebook says the sale of counterfeit goods is prohibited on both Facebook and Instagram by the company says it's working hard to combat this activity so you may be wondering where most of the counterfeits coming from according to the B. B. B. report Moster from mainland China and Hong Kong and keep in mind these counterfeits can be dangerous fake cups and mugs can have high concentrations of dangerous chemicals such as lead seize counterfeit because medics often contain hazardous substances including cyanide arsenic mercury and lead as well as your in and read droppings the bogus batteries can explode fake power strips can start fire and counterfeit pharmaceuticals often have no active ingredient too much active ingredient or the wrong medication all together well there's no sure way to spot a counterfeit merchandise when shopping online there are ways to protect yourself and unrealistically low price could be a tip off to rip off but experts say it's no longer a dead giveaway so your best bet is to stick to known and trusted websites and go there by typing in the U. R. L. the web address yourself click a link in a social media ad or a pop up and you could wind up on a copy cat site run by criminals selling

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How to remove your data from sites like MyLife.com

Talking Tech

02:56 min | 1 year ago

How to remove your data from sites like MyLife.com

"I've been looking into my life in in many similar sites about ways to remove your information so listen up. I'm Jefferson Graham. This is talking tech now sites like my life in telling US spoke. Yo Oh radius white pages. True people search people finder and been verified go to publicly available sources to pick up our information create little reports about ourselves and try to make money by selling them back to you. The real sad thing here is that it's the county agencies in the states that resell l.. The data to data brokers who in turn sell to these firms not good now do a search for any of these sites on twitter. And you're likely to see rampant rampant vicious hate in the tweets there are lawsuits better business bureau investigations and the like but still decides continue to exist grabbing surnames housing records court cases divorces bankruptcies judgments and the like again they say everything they get as publicly available. The good news is you can ask each in everyone of them to remove our data and getting them to say yes is not too hard but as the spoke Yo site notes quote removing a listing from our directory will oh not remove your information from its original source and therefore your information might still appear on other directory sites in other words. It's a game of whack a mole but one worth trying. Google doesn't showcase the information even data. Hungry facebook doesn't either. I spoke to Google about it. And they say they only display publicly available album information which doesn't come in a four sale database. But these guys do and they push really hard to con you into subscribing surfaces with heated off language a search for Jefferson. Graham shows while you might be concerned about how you're being characterized in a people search site quote we found derogatory information on your background. Report Unquote suggests my life. Which said that it could be fixed by paying for the report in editing quote? You may be shocked to find the Jefferson Graham has a criminal record unquote said truth. Finder in its pitch Tammy sign up the culprit in illegal u-turn turn in nineteen ninety one. The cost twenty eight dollars and seventy cents on a recurring basis to see the report quote. We have millions of records that may the exposed Jefferson Graham for who he really is unquote. The pitch from spoke. Yo was way

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Online spending on track to hit a new record this holiday season

Afternoon News with Tom Glasgow and Elisa Jaffe

03:08 min | 1 year ago

Online spending on track to hit a new record this holiday season

"Cyber Monday shopping is expected to break a sales record is millions of us shell out billions of dollars for holiday gifts and maybe for ourselves do but that's only part of the story maybe he's remember a spoke with come most bill o'neil Brian first the numbers is there a sense of just how much cash will be spending today on cyber Monday alone nearly nine and a half billion dollars and that's for cast I wanted everyone to keep in mind that every forecast that it's come out for this holiday spending season we well exceeded that so we could be talking ten billion dollars when the dust settles and all is said and done that's up eighteen point nine percent from last year on cyber Monday alone now just flashing back on thanksgiving we spent four point two billion dollars up fourteen percent so clearly some of us were shopping while we're waiting for the Turkey to finish up more during the halftime the football games on Black Friday eight seven point six billion dollars the largest ever black small Black Friday sale that was up nineteen percent more than half of those sales on Black Friday were actually done online so that's what sets up this cyber Monday to be one of the largest days of shopping that we have ever seen of course this is Monday in most of us are at work on a Monday that means a whole lot of wasted time on the clock doesn't it twenty eighteen the numbers show about seventeen minutes of our day was wasted on shopping online while on the job that number probably will go up but what's interesting about you when people are actually doing that by you may be looking or perusing online today but chances are you're going to be buying at night time by ten o'clock eastern time is when things really get hot and heavy and then that'll go till two in the morning that's when the the biggest spending tends to happen is people get home from work maybe get a little dinner put the kids to sleep and then that's when they do they're they're big cyber Monday shopping so we'll stop we see a big boost later today and you know Ryan where there's a lot of cash there a lot of scammers too yeah he got this kind of money flowing around the internet people are going to try to take advantage of that and what's the better business bureau has told me is you're going to see the links up on websites whether be your social media whether it be websites that you frequent and these links will do research they'll know what it is you've been searching for the scammers know this kind of stuff they'll put a price out there that may be on believable you click on it you say Hey I don't care where I get it from as long as I get this laptop for a dealer this TV for a dealer the shoes for a deal I'm gonna do it lo and behold you enter in your all your contact information your credit card number and after you do that the website is gone you may never get a receipt it could be a fraudulent website in that it doesn't exist it could be a website were the product you receive isn't exactly what she wanted so better business bureaus warn you of if you're ever on one of these websites are you're ever shopping and you don't know what this retailer is or how you got there I try to enter it on the back and try to do a search of it do a little research before you start throwing credit card numbers

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Scammers Find More Opportunities on Social Media

Atlanta's Evening News and Rick Erickson

00:58 sec | 1 year ago

Scammers Find More Opportunities on Social Media

"Scammers work yeah however they can and we think about all the scams of taking place by people calling you by people emailing you but a new report from the better business bureau says that scammers have been able to engage with people much more often on social media than any other way or by getting people conned buying on websites like eBay and Craigslist that sort of thing the social media thing is gigantic people are five times more likely to be taken over social media then by con artists on the phone four times more likely according the better business bureau data to be taken over social media then something through the mail that's a fake solicitation know that social media is where you are most vulnerable to a con be very careful what you post and be extra careful who you

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Beware of asking your smart device to look up a phone number

WBZ Afternoon News

00:37 sec | 1 year ago

Beware of asking your smart device to look up a phone number

"Be careful when it comes to personal assistance not people kind but the electronic ones the better business bureau set to issue warnings about a scam involving some of those assistance like Alexis Syrian Google home they've all simplify the lives of millions of people but the better business bureau is warning that there is one thing we should be doing the old fashioned way finding phone numbers for businesses and dialing them ourselves it seems scammers they've worked their way up the search results with phony numbers for some real companies and it may be difficult for your smart device to recognize it so the B. B. B. says that a red flag that you are talking to a scammer is that they ask you to pay by wire transfer or prepaid

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"better business bureau" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI

Newsradio 1200 WOAI

02:49 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI

"Jason with the Better Business Bureau. Now, Jason I welcome. Thanks for being here. Thank you people know the Better Business Bureau, they know that name, they know BBB, and it has an important role to play for consumers, but described that role and maybe a little bit about the history of what the BBB is been around for a hundred plus years. It'd be be is not a government agency. Many folks are think we're synonymous with the government agency. We are not. We are not for profit. We're consumer watchdog group and there's about one hundred councils across the country, but your San Antonio Better Business Bureau is spoken. Only on south Texas in particular, we wanna make sure that businesses and consumers trust each other that they're stressing the marketplace. We do see scams all day long. We hear about them many, many times. So we're always on the forefront of watching for scams as well and trying to get folks the. Information they need to not be scanned for sure. Yeah. Is this so much of a, you know, I think we're such we've turned into such a review society, if you will. If you if you go, buy something on Amazon, for example, you're going to read the reviews before you buy anything, and I and we've heard those. I'm not gonna call them empty threats. But we've heard we've heard threats from people to businesses if I'm going to call the Better Business Bureau, but, you know, by and large, is that what it's about a little bit of both a little bit of just making sure that we're, we're, we're finding businesses that are doing ethical practices that they're out there doing the right thing. They're making it right. If there's a problem, there's a consumer feedback, and the problem talk communicate. And if you can't make it right then the bureau comes in and just make sure we're third party. We just make sure that there's communication is open lines. Now we advocate for both sides. Consumer end business wanna make it a fair equitable, you know, problem solving mission but many times people come to us, and they're not legitimate complaints. Whereas, we need to have a complaint against a business in actual business. That's licensed. That's registered with the county. That is, you know, legal that do business in the county. So many times people come to us. They'll say, you know, this guy came in did some work on my house. And, you know, he left he hasn't come back to finish the work. Well, that's what we say. Well, you know. We need some information. We need all the information about this gentleman. You know, is he part of a contract companies contractor is even licensed even you know, in a capacity to do the repairs needed. So folks, just your remember that there is a there's there we are a resource for people to turn to if you do you have a problem and yes. Reviews, all day, long people read the complaints, and they see what's happening on a business. That's a good place for people to turn another, another place that they can go to review a potential business. So if somebody has a situation what's there, what is the step? What does it take us through that process? How do they need help right now? Maybe somebody's feels like they're getting scammed or the situation where they're being taken advantage of. Yeah, what's their recourse? Meaning dot org is where people can start you can start there by looking at.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on The Tom Dupree Show

The Tom Dupree Show

07:32 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on The Tom Dupree Show

"A little bit of background the Better Business Bureau. This is a Cording to their Wikipedia page. The Better Business Bureau founded in nineteen twelve is a private nonprofit organization whose self described mission is to focus on vanishing marketplace trust, it consists of one hundred six independently or incorporated, local BBB organizations in the United States and Canada coordinated under the council of Better Business Bureau 's in Arlington Virginia. They're not affiliated with any government agency. That's something you need to understand exactly too many. People think we are. And we're not I often say when I give talks to groups p people will say, well, I didn't get my money back, or you didn't get my complaint resolve because they use the business that wasn't very coming in all their complaint, where my tax dollars going, and I say, well, when you figure that out, please let us know because it's not going to so there are a lot of people who think that it's a myth that goes around, but we dispel that quickly the whole thing about the Better Business Bureau, is that it's a the businesses that qualify and get accepted to the Better Business Bureau. Meet our sandards. It's a voluntary thing and our whole our whole mission is to promote advertising, truth and advertising and to help consumers and businesses get problems resolved. If there are any on a voluntary basis without having. Ving to us court systems, right, government intervention. Now, if those things have to come into play later, great, but many types, that we have a very high complete resolution percentage with is in the eighty percent range, and so that's, that's a really good. That's a really good thing for people to know because it doesn't cost you anything the businesses that belong to the Better Business Bureau. They haven't investment fee that allows them to advertise our marks and to use our services, and we connect them with customers. And we try to keep the money in our communities to say strong, and not lose them to con artists that are out there every day. That's good thing. Devoid bias that BBV's policy is to refrain from recommending or endorsing any specific business, so you're not in the business of endorsing other businesses, we will state that we recommend you use BBB credited businesses, simply because they have met our standards. They have agreed to uphold ethical business practices. Resolve customer, complaints, if they can't or make a good faith effort to do that. But we do rate businesses whether or not, they belong to the BBB on the same scale, everybody gets letter grade ratings using the same standards, weather or not. They belong that way, it starts out with a level playing field, although we.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM

KLBJ 590AM

04:34 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM

"This is money matters with Ken moraif. And of course, I am your host Ken moraif. Spouses, go back. If Laos is go back to their spouses when their stock goes down, then boy two thousand eight must have been a lot of family reunions. Anyway, sorry about this. I know it's a bit silly. It's very silly. And not actually very funny because people suffered in two thousand eight now. Before I go step further. Let me make sure you know, who I am. I am Ken moraif. The host of money matters. With Ken moraif. I've been a certified financial planner professional for the last twenty marvelous wonderful and very exciting years, and all of the ideas that we talk about on this show. These are the very same ideas that we talk about with our beloved and most valued clients, and we now serve clients in forty three states, and we're very blessed to be able to do that. And for the second year in a row. Our firm money matters is was named as a finalist and in two thousand eighteen a winner of the Better Business Bureau ethics award. They have this award that they call the torch award for ethics and we wanted in the large companies category. And this is the North Texas Better Business Bureau and. And that is allow I was very very, I didn't know I got, you know, they don't tell you. Right. They tell you, you're you're a finalist, but they don't tell you you one they forced you to go to the thing and dress up and look nice and take your spouse. And then they found out we found out that we wanted. It was very very nice. And ethics. We believe is the most important thing your reputation and your ethics in all walks of life. Not just if you're a financial adviser, but in particular now because we specialize in retirement planning, we work primarily with people who are retired or retiring soon. And so our focus is on preservation of what you spent your lifetime accumulating. Okay. So you've worked you saved you put money away you've done all that. And now you wanna retire? You wanna have your second childhood without parental supervision. You want to go play and have fun, and you don't want to lose half your money or something like that. And cause yourself issues. So I wanna talk with you. This is actually write a blog for kiplinger. And there was a the the last one I wrote was on cash flow planning for retirees. Okay. And basically, I want you to think of your investments as you would the company that you worked for that gave you your wages. Okay. So once you retire if you need money from your investment investments to supplement. Lament your your your cost of living to provide you with income to support. To pay for your cost of living. Then thinking of it as a wage that you're getting from your company, I think is very instructive. So your investments are a company you're running this company, and this company is generating profits, and it pays you away. So you invest your money. It gets you dividends and income and capital gains, and you and you distribute that to to supplement your retirement. So you're running this company. Right. So you're the CEO you're the president of this company, and this company has one customer that represents forty percent of your revenue, okay, which is bad planning on. But, but there are a lot of companies that that's the case they have one customer that is a vast majority. It's you know, it's the biggest customer they have by far. So you have one customer that represents forty percent of all the revenue that your business provide gets, and this business is giving you the wages that you live on. Now, this customer leaves you they go to a competitor. And you lose forty percent of your revenue. What do you do Mr. MRs CEO? Would you do? Now. This question was asked when I was in MBA school by guy by the name of salmon's, who's a billionaire. He came and talked a bunch of NBA students and he asked that question. You lose your best customer forty percent of your revenue is gone. What do you do? And all of these smart kids. You know, we're in there, we say, well, you get your salespeople out on the street, and you start beating the drum bang on doors you increase your advertising, and he was like, Nope. Nope. You create a new marketing strategy new sales strategy. Nope. Nope. And we went through it all no one can figure out what you're supposed to do. And he said, you know, what you do you cut your expenses? First thing you do you got to stop the bleeding? If your revenue went down by forty percent, you gotta cut your expenses commensurately because if your if your expenses continued to level they were before, and you don't have the revenue supported you will go out of business. That's. That same.

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Domino's Pizza overcharges customers by thousands of dollars

The Big Biz Radio Show

00:50 sec | 2 years ago

Domino's Pizza overcharges customers by thousands of dollars

"A large pizza chain has overcharged thousands of customers. USA's? Chris Barnes delivers the details. Even the Donald does on a pay much for pizza Trump. Here you go three meetings. Five dollars each counter that offer you give me those three pieces only I'll give you just five dollars a piece, but a glitch with the payment processing system, Domino's pizza last Friday ended up overcharging customers around the nation by thousands of dollars one family in North Carolina charged over eighteen hundred bucks for what should have been an eighteen dollar order in Houston customer charge. Sixteen hundred dollars the era effected some twenty five hundred customers the money's being refunded. But the Better Business Bureau is recommending notifying your banking credit card company immediately. If you're one of those customers, and Domino's says it sorry

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"better business bureau" Discussed on Bodega Boys

Bodega Boys

02:47 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on Bodega Boys

"Well, you know, there's a lot of that. You'd like, oh, I don't sweat. I'm like, yes. You do bitch. There's not like a place where you go going like, you know, what I'm saying? Like get the district off the drawers, just go with the Rite Aid, you use the dealer you have to buy. It is taken off the show us at bloom put back. This is it. All the time from ashington the street and go to Duane Reade. Just. We're we're in the rules. I can't do that not stealing not hurting. Nobody who they'll use that Luger white. Okay. Would you go to grab it and you can try that? Exactly. So that's what we do. We just we just try products we buy that. So we do you know what I'm saying? You know, what we'll fight for consumer rights. Exactly commit to a wack product. No. With the Better Business Bureau. Better business voice business. Boy. On on on on. That's not normal. This no-go but east now smart is say smart. What we gonna make stupid water ward who don't want Don't wanna to. miss Molly. Dacre? We're the store in the morning like we see little kids by Osho shit. Because. A little. Bag of tacky. Because like dribs goes. Face. Seaboard test scores have gone down. Forty nine percent going full eight tau business. Okay. You know what I'm saying? Hello fun. Stack. Scribbles what I'm saying? Money's longer than the nickel Flamingo those Elroy. Kotome water. Due. Rappers Rapp result coup drugs, immortal, Matt. Like that. They need a young rapper that comes out and does like fucking was the wolf of Wall Street quiz. Yeah. I quit young Lutfi Klay lewd. Suppositories? Yeah. Dang. So you gotta ask going into his ass. Big thing in the video. He's like hold up. Let me put one and like. Let me. Yeah. Mad bikini models behind him..

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"better business bureau" Discussed on 600 WREC

600 WREC

02:23 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on 600 WREC

"Is back with more of America's First News. President Trump abruptly walked out of a meeting with congressional leaders. After house speaker Nancy Pelosi said, she wouldn't fund his border wall. Even ended the government shutdown. Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer says Trump's slammed the table and left again, we saw a temper tantrum because he couldn't get his way. And he just walked out of the meeting chump confirmed she emerges version of events in a tweet calling the meeting a total waste of time. He reiterated the need for a wall all of the other. Things sensors and the drones or throw a wonderful to have and it works. Well, but only if you have the wall, you're not the wall. It doesn't matter. Meanwhile, the ongoing shutdown has stopped most food safety inspections, but the FDA is planning to resume at least some of them to do at the agency will have to force furloughed workers to come back without pay for now, the shutdown means the FDA has virtually stopped inspecting domestic food production facilities, which could mean threats to the public are going undetected foreign food inspections are continuing because they're considered so important teachers in Los Angeles won't be going on strike today. After all, but it's not because of progress in contract talks Inle union leaders say the strike has been put off until Monday due to a legal technicality. They were concerned over whether they'd given the school district a required ten day notice that they were terminating their labor agreement actress, Ashley Judd's sexual harassment lawsuit against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has been dismissed by Los Angeles federal court. The judge ruled that Judd's alligators did not fall within the scope of the statue. Shoot under which she had sued, but Judd's defamation claimed that Weinstein had sabotaged. Her career may still proceed epic games may be swimming pool of money. Thanks to the success of fortnight. But it's also in hot water with customers. The Better Business Bureau has given epic an f rating citing two hundred forty seven unanswered customer complaints on its website. The BBB says it tried to contact epic on numerous occasions, but the company failed to respond many of the complaints center around unauthorized credit card charges and account hacking. Nice to have you back, by the way. I was made aware of the fact that you had some struggles while donating blood yesterday, you could say that you've passed out at passed out. I'm so embarrassed off the table. I just think started like swimming around. And I was sweating and they came running over and put my feet up in the air and gave me ice packs juice box. Did you get some apple.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

WCBM 680 AM

01:52 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

"Eight plus with Angie's list, if you're into the Better Business Bureau, we have an a plus with Dan because gave them more phone number. We had to be a b rating with them, and I called up, and I said why? And he said, we don't have your phone number. I gave it to them and they gave us any plus rating. So if you're into that that sounds like it's it's really legit. That's what's going on there. Word of mouth is mainly. What we do. We started this show to help people. Let people know that. There are good exterminators out there. We're not the only ones there's another one. I believe that on the west coast. Ganja? There are a lot of good ones. There are so a lot of bad was this like any business you get some bad apples out there? But I did start the show because of bad apple was involved in the situation that was was very heartening disheartening, I should say and decided to come here and do that. And I think it was like what two three weeks ago, we started the show we can never pin down. I get I look forward. I never looked backwards backwards is nothing you can do about it. I like five years give or take you. I think we're starting our sixth year. You said that last year too. But. It's all good. But we are full service. I mean, there's nothing out there that we cannot handle seriously. There's nothing out there. No type of pest issue whatsoever. No matter how bad you think it is. Or how crazy it? We'll figure it out. We will take care of it. We had a customer yesterday. They called and said I want you guys to bomb my house now mmediately I'm thinking what kind of air support. Are we gonna call in here? Eight tens or we're gonna call me one bomber album your house. Yeah. Whatever you wanna do not the language we use. But I'll bomb it in the next week. What are we talking about like new windows or you want a new roof or we want the neighbors? My foot a we'll do it. Let's see we have if.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on WDTK The Patriot

WDTK The Patriot

12:17 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on WDTK The Patriot

"That's eight hundred nine to three WD TK talking about other things Christmas shopping and the perils there in. And let's go with Joe and Madison on the patriot. Hi, joe. Go ahead. Hey, john. Yeah. I've had that happened to me a couple of questions. First of all was this guy manager or the owner of the store owner. Oh, yeah. Other than the Better Business Bureau or just a joke back in the day. We'd get the boys. I'm just joking. I know. Let me ask you this. Joe do people take and please don't you folks at the BBB don't get mad at me. But do people take that seriously? Do they actually go to the BBC website and look for people to buy from? In the past when it wasn't website when you had to call them or go down there. They did. I don't know how it is. Now, I had an owner like that. If it was a big purchase something I'd have to get my I'd have to get a lawyer. But other than that, you know, a manager. You can always go the owner, but the owner being. I know you're just by looking at your character. You know, you're a standup gentlemen, and has had to be totally an evil evil person to do this. So. I thought maybe he just had a bad day or something. But I did go back and same thing. So. Yeah. I did give him an opportunity. It's just the principle. Whether it's a Cup of coffee, pizza, whatever we buy. It's my money. It's not your money. You don't give me what you want. You. Give me what I asked you for if you don't have it fine. But it's my money. You're there to do a nice service. Customer's. Always right. Don't argue, and you know. Thanks, joe. Appreciate the call. The weird thing is I bought things are before. That's what brought me into the store. And by the way, it's not there's not enough money involved to get a lawyer or anything like that. It's it's not that big a deal. It just really torqued me. I I'm not used to having that happen. Amanda used to having somebody deliberately looked me in the eye and say one thing when it isn't true. And then deny that they did it. It just bugs me eight hundred nine to three ninety three eighty five years. Jimmy's point on the patriot. Hi, jim. There's always yelp reviews on the yellow pages. Online. If nothing else just for the heck of it three or four people. The problem solvers on TV. It doesn't have to cost a lot. For them to get involved just warning people at this guy's a of very reputable person. But again. Because of that one insulin with me. Is it fair to put that kind of a smear on the guy's reputation? Let's put it this way for ten bucks. And he won't return it and your shop there before. Oh, it's more. It's more of the, Dan. Well, whatever it is it he won't return unless it's a special order them. Almost every place returns. It will at least give you a store credit. You will not doing that. So. You know, they're they're getting kinda shady. Okay. Jim. Appreciate the work. I worked retail for many years. Oh, you're you. Tell you now. Oh, yeah. Okay. Well, I appreciate the call. Thank you. Eight hundred nine to three ninety three eighty five. Here's Mike in Detroit on the patriot. I might John, you know, somebody tried to rip my grandmother off. You know, this was several years ago. It was in another state, I called the state attorney general's office, and they have different unit. She that keep track of sod and things like that. This guy might have a history of fraud. You know, but, but you know, it was free, and they were aware of the people that the scam and the people that were doing, you know, I don't know if there's a unit like that in in our, you know, our state got I believe there is. Years ago when I was at another radio station, I actually interviewed the folks from that department. So why they exist? And I may I may just do that. I think probably what I'm gonna do is go back. One more time. You know, at at two year, you're talking about Washington DC, which I must've been a sweet the last ten years or or throughout bombers fundamentally changing our government to the deep state. But I would say, you know, we've got state government in every safe. I say why not eliminate some of these federal agencies and let the state take over you know, that makes sense to me every state's different. Let the states takeover. Eliminate weapons they all have their their all state legislatures and their own state governments. You know, why not eliminate some of these federal, you know, agencies and things like that. And let the states run their own their own economies to work, you know, and so on and oversight. Let me ask you a quick question. Mike the guy that wrote this is a really good writer for PJ media. He makes this statement. He said. Even though there are corrupt people everywhere. We need to encourage virtue. And there's a great deal more virtue out in the hinterlands. Then in the capital. Do you believe that? Yes. It's beginning to sound like the Roman empire in this country. It's just absolutely. I had no idea how corrupt deep state was. Well, we're starting to get an idea our. Oh my God. Yeah. I I it's just almost unfathomable or something. It's just hard to understand how you know. Numa was a marine he took an oath to defend his country. And you know, you wonder does he really care the damage? Does he understand the damage is doing, you know? Who? Oh, okay. All right. Yeah. You know, he was a marine. He took it out. And you know, here he is he's so corrupt his chest wasting all our money. Our timer investigative resources inner Willie crop way. I just don't understand it. You know? I'm I'm kind of in the dark to I'm in the dark is to why why was picked in the first place why he was allowed to put all democrat investigators in there. Who the world would set that up and you had Donald Trump just sat by the whole thing when developed around him. I don't get it. Mike. Thanks for the call. I really appreciate it. I loved to get off on that subject. But at this point in the program, it's a little late to start one. But maybe we'll do that one day. Soon. Our telephone number eight hundred nine to three ninety three eighty five. Here's Jim and Clinton township on the patriot. Hi, jim. Good evening. John. Don't do voice is getting better. It's going to it. It's really getting a bearish ING the Clintons, and they go to an auditorium, and it's almost empty, and there's pot plants in the background and got cement chairs to sit on. But. The answer that to answer that question that man's question. Nobody thought Trump is gonna win and Trump didn't realize how corrupt it was. And the first thing that Pelosi is gonna do Nancy Pelosi is dig into Trump's taxes and keep the cycle going out of investigating Trump instead of fixing immigration now that things need fixing they're gonna keep the cycle of corrupt. Interrogation going. It's it's terrible. I wish I had more time. I gotta go myself. I got I'm going studying to be a Catholic. So I'm going to head off. But God bless you and your listeners and pay attention to what's going on in the federal government because you're up to no good and GM Gooding. Good luck in the our CIA program. And welcome. Thank you. And welcome when you're done. All right. All right. Have yourself a great night eight hundred nine to three ninety three eighty five. Here's our first female on the subject. Margaret, Grosse Pointe. Woods you're up on the radio. Go ahead. Hi, john. I'm I hope I'm still on the same subject here. I'm calling about what I have done three separate occasions and got excellent results. Okay. Having trouble with big business. I contacted our attorney general's office and Lansing. They have a consumer division. And I'm not a computer person. But I manage signed him on the. A computer I fill in the spots. I feel in the lines. I give them a little story. Oh, what happens, you know, ABC, and I have excellent results. With them stepping in in helping me out getting the problem resolved. Okay. Now, which department is is in Lansing. It was the attorney general's office attorney general. Yeah. Consumer division consumer affairs division. That's what I remember. Okay. And then there is a like I said, I'm not a computer person. And I was able to follow it. And you know, it's interesting. Sheldon. And you hit send they'll give you a complaint number. And the form I say my documents are forthcoming so as soon as I get the complaint number I write a business letter to the attorney general's office. I should say I wrote a business letter to the attorney general's office regarding complaint number so and so here, I mine enclosed documents. This is when I purchased the article, this is the runaround. They're getting me, but I'm one of these people when I'm having a run around. I write down on a piece of paper that date. I call the business what song number what time and with whom I spoke to so I have documentation all the way. And like I said I had to do it three times and I received excellent. Assistance through the attorney general's office. I'm writing as fast. I'm sorry. I should have talked so fast and all that's perfectly. Okay. It shouldn't be writing. Okay. I think I have everything here. Margaret, thank you. You have.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on KLIF 570 AM

KLIF 570 AM

01:53 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on KLIF 570 AM

"You can trust who donates to the wounded warrior project. That's right. A percentage of every project. We do goes to the wounded warrior project. We're fully insured A plus rated with the Better Business Bureau in a A certified installer. That's correct. So call us today at eight one seven eight eight eight eighty eight twenty seven or visit us at K O R E C T dot net. Again, that's eight one seven eight eight eight eight twenty seven or visit us at correct dot net. That's K O R E C T. Dot net. Hi friend, thinking about buying or selling your home, or even have you had some hell damage over the past year. And you don't know it willy Lam bright here, your host of real estate talk. Visit my new website willy Lam bright dot com. Check out twelve strong. Here's what people are saying about it. We're trying to find a new house to in. And they were helping options out there. I had no idea where to start. So I went over to willy Lambert dot com. Click on the twelfth strong link and not only did he find me the best realtor in no time at all. Also, got some great amazing insurance along with it. So thank you Ellie. Whatever you do do yourself and your family of favor before you buy sell or even have construction needs checkout, twelve strong it willy Lam bright dot com. Again, that's twelve strong it willy Lam, bright dot com friend. You'll be glad you did. It continues to be a hot real estate market in Texas with homeselling faster than they have in years. If you're already a homeowner or planning to buy a home soon don't want to be most important decisions. You can make is the company you choose for your insurance coverage. Choose the company that will work for you. The Klay hall group a full service independent insurance brokerage and because they're an insurance. Brokerage firm in not an insurance agency..

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"better business bureau" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI

Newsradio 1200 WOAI

01:34 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI

"The Better Business Bureau says if you receive a chain letter by mail, Email or social media, especially one that involves money or gifts, ignore it report. The post to Facebook by clicking on the three little dots in the upper right corner up the post Christine Goodwin. Fox news. Baseball's best pitchers get their honors as the Cy Young award winners have been announced you may have only one ten games this season. But a major league best one point seventy IRA guides. New york. Mets pitcher Jacob degrom to the National League Cy Young award the ground the first met Cy Young winner since two thousand twelve in all when talking to MLB network is awesome. Truly an honor. Kind of speechless. Honestly, beating out Aaron Nola of the Philadelphia Phillies and max Scherzer of the Washington nationals for the Cy Young award. Meantime in the American League Tampa Bay rays ace Blake Snell who had a major league high twenty one wins this past season beat out previous winners, Corey kluber of the Cleveland Indians and Justin Burland of the Houston Astros for the Cy Young honor. Matt Napolitano, Fox News Britain's Prince Charles turning seventy with a family birthday party today. A firm commitment to continue as environmentalists views writing in country life magazine that people should not take the natural world for granted. But to think ahead for our grandchildren would want and need. I'm Lisa lacerra, amiss is Fox News. This is a Bloomberg market minute. The key stock indexes posted losses ranging from seven tenths to nine tenths percent. Without Jones industrials fell two hundred six points to twenty five thousand eighty the NASDAQ closed sixty four.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on AM 570 The Mission

AM 570 The Mission

01:53 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on AM 570 The Mission

"Need to give that now eight five five nine seven four six seven three Todd. The other thing that people need to know about food for the poor is that they have immense integrity in terms of what occurs with the donation and how it's executed talk about the verification that people have that food for the poor does what they say. Yeah. Food for the poor opens our books every year to various watchdog organizations, if you will that just, you know, ensure that we are doing with your generous donations while we say we're going to do and for decades now food for the Poor's. Been one of the most efficient charitable organizations in existence and has received very very high remarks from charity navigator and ministry watch the Better Business Bureau. Many other organizations basically, just you know, we want you to know that when you give a gift to food for the poor. You can feel good that we're doing with your money. What we say we're going to do and you are making a huge difference. Because the vast majority of your gift is going to the work at hand. That's not always the case with large charities. Oftentimes, there's a, you know, a lot of administrative overhead and things like that. And so sometimes it's not uncommon for maybe only only sixty five or seventy percent of your gift to go to the work at hand. But with food for the poor it is it is much higher than that. So again when you call eight five five nine zero seven forty six seventy three you can feel good on on every level. You can feel good knowing that God is using you to make a difference in the lives of suffering human beings. And that your money is being put to good use. Yeah. And friends, you can also know that the real. People's lives are being impacted by this. Let's talk about one of those real people as you met Todd. Yellen. Introduce you to a mom that I met on my last trip to Haiti her name is near lawn and she talks about I'm sorry. This is my niece, and she talks about just her daily struggle, and how she praised God in the midst of this desperate poverty..

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"better business bureau" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

KTAR 92.3FM

02:15 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

"Stimulate. Diamonds are for ever. And we are back. This is money matters with Ken moraif. And of course, I am your host Ken moraif. Thank you, Jack. I've been a certified financial planner professional now for the last twenty marvelous wonderful and very exciting years, and all of the ideas that we talk about on this show. These are the very same ideas that we talk about with our beloved and most valued clients, and now we know work with over eight thousand four hundred families in forty three states. It is a just a an honor and a privilege, and we specialize in working with people who are retired or retiring soon, so most of our focuses on retirement planning, and so is this show. And so if that's you then we're here for you. And for the second year in a row now money matters with Ken moraif that would be our firm is a finalist where finalist the two thousand eighteen north central Texas, Better Business Bureau, torture wards for ethics which is a mouthful, but basically we are up for it for the second year in a row as an award winner for the Better Business Bureau torch awards for ethics. Yes. And the winners will be announced November first at the award ceremony. And I'll tell you whether we win it or not that we are. I think honored just to be in the running to win it, which is a good thing because you know, in our business, I think ethics in all businesses. But particularly in our business. I think ethics are very very important. Anyway, we're gonna talk now about the foundational philosophy that we have when we manage our clients money because we are financial advisers as I mentioned and one of the functions that we performed for our clients as we manage their money for them. And what we tell them is. You know, that we're gonna take care of we're going to manage your money for you. Your job is to go and take a cruise. Okay. We love you. But get out of here. See you later take off go go be begun. And we want you to not even think about your finances. We want you to enjoy and we call.

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The Big Business of Breast Cancer Awareness

Investing Sense

00:34 sec | 2 years ago

The Big Business of Breast Cancer Awareness

"Condition. Some unscrupulous business owners, maybe scamming consumers during breast cancer awareness mind. That's according to Aaron Duffner of the Austin Better Business Bureau. She says shoppers need to be aware of something that's crept up lately called pink washing and pink, washing is a term that's used to describe any kind of dishonest company or fake charity that claims to support breast cancer awareness. They don't follow through by donating to breast cancer charities and aren't even a part of the entire movement says you should double check to make sure whatever you're buying. That's pink is earmarked for breast cancer

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"better business bureau" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

02:47 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on KOMO

"People were expecting it. A preview show for the new circus. Soleil show Volta near Redmond audience. Members say they were sprayed with this vegetable based oil when a hydraulic hose broke loose. The show was cancelled circle. Slave says it is refunding guests for that canceled show and is offering a thirty percent discount for them to see the show again the show officially premieres at king county's Miramar park tomorrow. There's another scam alert that you should be aware of if you still use checks. The Better Business Bureau says check fraud has doubled in the most recent years, and that they're seeing a rise in young victims people in the twenty to twenty five year old age group who might not be accustomed to writing checks in the Better Business Bureau says that lack of familiarity might be leading them to Beasley tricked by fake checks. A recent study found at least thirty three thousand reports of fake check scams. However, the BBC expects the actual number of fraud victims is closer to a half. Million. Komo news time seven thirty nine sports coming up in just a moment. But first the answer to today's. Did you hear Kierra take it away? Okay. Today's question was more than half of women surveyed say they feel sexy when they wear this. What is it? What are you women wearing of hours anyway of yours? I don't know. What's the answer? There man's football jersey that I'm gonna wear my own. That's funny. Good question. Philip bardo of Kent knew the answer. And so Philip gets a date night on us at the crab pot and the great wheel listen for. Did you hear here on the KOMO morning news every day at seven twenty five? It's seven forty right now. Monday morning. Komo's sports update. Sponsored by divorce lawyers for men. Here's Tom hutler. The Seahawks gave themselves a chance to win. But came up short losing it. Denver twenty-seven twenty four yesterday in the season opener for both teams. Russell Wilson sack. Six times. Intercepted twice that felt like despite those shortcomings there were a lot of positive to take from that game. We're up for the challenge. And this is never going to be easy. And it was easy. You know, everybody would be doing it. But I think for us. We're looking forward to the challenge of getting bettering continue to improving to do what we can do best. And like I said earlier. We are able to score twenty four but without even being our best. How much how much more can we do much better? Can we be? And that's what I look forward to Seattle at Chicago a week from tonight's the Mariners, thanks to a diving catch by Mitch Haniger for the final out hung on to beat the three to yesterday. Salvadorian one game. The three game series are still seven and a half behind Oakland for the wildcard Seattle's off tonight. They host the Padres to open a two-game series tomorrow. The storm a win away from their third WNBA title after Eddie, Washington, seventy five seventy three they had to Washington for game three Wednesday. A win would give them the championship. And the huskies picked up their first victory this season beating North Dakota Saturday things get tougher this week they play on.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on WSB-AM

WSB-AM

03:39 min | 2 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on WSB-AM

"And I never read to the service I called to ask for their rates and the only way they could do it was to provide a Ray was to. Have my social, and then she said, yeah, we can give you the rates never agreed to service. I was just simply just wanting to change carriers for internet service and. They went ahead and putting through an order the actually execute. Absolutely. And the next day. There was a man in my house technician in my house installing the you know, the. With the box. And I said, look, I didn't order anything. So I'm sorry company. So it's just been very frustrating. But how much money is this item for sixty six dollars? So I know that it's not a whole lot. It's for me the principal. Okay. No. That that one's pretty easy. All right. So with the credit bureau, you dispute the item being on your report that triggers a thirty day countdown and during that thirty day period you contact the collector, and you do so in writing not by phone. And you send them a letter send it certified and say that you dispute the validity of this debt. There is no such debt. And if they fail to remove it that you will sue them in small claims court. They don't want it. They wanna use court to be eating people up with judgments. They don't want it to be the other way around. They realize you're serious, they'll remove that item. You've probably noticed is that one item even though it's for relatively small amount of money is messing you up credit wise. The other thing is is this a cable company or a phone company? Phone. Okay. So you can find out where a pretty easily where the phone company is based. And then file a complaint about them with the Better Business Bureau where they're based. And they will probably pull the item back from collection. To not have a unresolved complaint with the Better Business Bureau. Okay. So resolve it with the credit once you're doing all three at the same time, sir. And it's impossible to know, which one of those three steps will get this item removed. Right. But I can guarantee you that if you try all three you have a near one hundred percent chance that you will have this collection item. Disappear now is the Email that I've I have that I'm in receipt of from the company saying that we don't have any record of the sign of his proof enough for the bureau to remove from our report, I would submit that with the dispute to the credit bureau. I can't read minds at the credit bureau because most disputes that you file or not actually looked at by human beings there. Electrically scan Dan. And never actually reviewed by human is. That's why I didn't say just send any proof to the credit bureau because they're not serious about actually handling disputes about items on credit reports. That's why you gotta push all the other buttons to and let me hear Byron. I bet you will have complete satisfaction before you're done. If you follow through on the suggestions, I've given you're listening to the Clark Howard show. Eleven eighteen cool Ray carrier WSB twenty four hour traffic.

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"better business bureau" Discussed on REAL 92.3

REAL 92.3

01:35 min | 3 years ago

"better business bureau" Discussed on REAL 92.3

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