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KERA North Texas
Samsung's Latest Headache: Reports That Washing Machines May Explodeusers reported that the batteries exploded or caught fire. Both the consumer e
Samsung's Latest Headache: Reports That Washing Machines May Explode
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 hours ago
users reported that the batteries exploded or caught fire. Both the consumer electronics company and the Consumer Product Safety Commission issued warnings to consumers this week about potential safety issues with some washers. This comes after a... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Samsung's Latest Headache: Reports That Washing Machines May Explodeusers reported that the batteries exploded or caught fire. Both the consumer e
Samsung's Latest Headache: Reports That Washing Machines May Explode
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
users reported that the batteries exploded or caught fire. Both the consumer electronics company and the Consumer Product Safety Commission issued warnings to consumers this week about potential safety issues with some washers. This comes after a... Read more
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The Hindu
Samsung’s woes flow over to washing machines from phonesrelated to some of its washing machines. The South Korean tech company's comme
Samsung’s woes flow over to washing machines from phones
The Hindu / Posted 21 hours ago
related to some of its washing machines. The South Korean tech company's comments came as the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) warned of problems with some of Samsung's top-load washing machines, following media reports that... Read more
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CNET
Samsung officially recalls Note 7 after US agency weighs inIt's official. If you've still got a Samsung Galaxy Note 7, you've got to hand
Samsung officially recalls Note 7 after US agency weighs in
CNET / Posted yesterday
It's official. If you've still got a Samsung Galaxy Note 7, you've got to hand it over. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission on Thursday announced an official recall for all Note 7 phones sold in the country before September 15. The group said... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
U.S. warns Samsung washing machine owners after explosion reportswashing machines of "safety issues" following reports that some have exploded.
U.S. warns Samsung washing machine owners after explosion reports
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
washing machines of "safety issues" following reports that some have exploded. The warning, from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, covered machines made between March 2011 and April 2016. It did not specify a model. The commission... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Regulators warn consumers about 'exploding' Samsung washersafter the South Korean consumer electronics company revealed it was in "active
Regulators warn consumers about 'exploding' Samsung washers
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
after the South Korean consumer electronics company revealed it was in "active discussions" with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission about how to handle problems with some top-loading washing machines that could pose a safety risk.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lawn mower safety encouraged after deaths in county2015, more than 274,000 people were treated for lawn mower-related injuries, ac
Lawn mower safety encouraged after deaths in county
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
2015, more than 274,000 people were treated for lawn mower-related injuries, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Children under the age of 19 accounted for nearly 13,000 of these injuries. “If you have any second... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Troubled Samsung issues warning on faulty washing machinesabout to blow up in their faces. Business Insider reported that Samsung is cur
Troubled Samsung issues warning on faulty washing machines
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
about to blow up in their faces. Business Insider reported that Samsung is currently in talks with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission regarding faulty washing machines that were manufactured between March 2011 and April 2016. Samsung said... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Walmart recalling tripod stools over fall hazardfabric seat. The stools were sold exclusively by Walmart between June 2016 and
Walmart recalling tripod stools over fall hazard
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
fabric seat. The stools were sold exclusively by Walmart between June 2016 and August 2016. According to Consumer Product Safety Commission, the plastic collar that connects the three legs can break and you could fall. So far, no injures or... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Samsung washers may explodereportedly have exploded. One woman said hers exploded with such velocity it br
Samsung washers may explode
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
reportedly have exploded. One woman said hers exploded with such velocity it broke through her wall. The Consumer Product Safety Commission suggested people only use the delicate cycle when washing bulky items, which "lessens the risk of impact... Read more
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Oak Bay News
CRD walking map seeks to build social connectionsone of our most popular pieces of technology we deploy.” With grants in hand f
CRD walking map seeks to build social connections
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
one of our most popular pieces of technology we deploy.” With grants in hand from the Victoria Foundation and CRD Traffic Safety Commission, they embarked on the pilot project for a walking map that mirrors the popular community map – part of the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Now Samsung washing machines are explodingwashing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsui
Now Samsung washing machines are exploding
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsuit was filed, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a statement about "safety issues" with Samsung washers. In a statement released on its website,... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Samsung Green-Lights Galaxy Note7 Replacementsand make new Note7s available," said Tim Baxter, president of Samsung Electroni
Samsung Green-Lights Galaxy Note7 Replacements
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted yesterday
and make new Note7s available," said Tim Baxter, president of Samsung Electronics America. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission late last week issued a recall of 1 million Galaxy Note7 phones. Samsung previously had initiated a global... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Exploding phone maker Samsung faces U.S. probe over ‘exploding washing machines’ – MacDailyNewswatchdogs after a lawsuit against the firm over ‘exploding’ washing machines,”
Exploding phone maker Samsung faces U.S. probe over ‘exploding washing machines’ – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted yesterday
watchdogs after a lawsuit against the firm over ‘exploding’ washing machines,” BBC News reports. “The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) warned of problems with some of Samsung’s top-load machines. It comes as a US law firm filed a suit... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Some Samsung Washing Machines Have Reportedly Explodedhave reportedly exploded. One woman said hers exploded with such velocity it b
Some Samsung Washing Machines Have Reportedly Exploded
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted yesterday
have reportedly exploded. One woman said hers exploded with such velocity it broke through her wall. The Consumer Product Safety Commission suggested people only use the delicate cycle when washing bulky items. They say that this "lessens the... Read more
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ajc.com
Woman sues after washing machine explodes in her faceSamsung washing machine explosions since last year. In response, Samsung said
Woman sues after washing machine explodes in her face
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Samsung washing machine explosions since last year. In response, Samsung said it is working with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to address safety issues. The company also recommends using washers on lower speed cycles. “In rare cases,... Read more
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CTV News
Samsung's latest PR nightmare: Reports of exploding washing machinesfire, the company is facing another publicity headache – reports of exploding w
Samsung's latest PR nightmare: Reports of exploding washing machines
CTV News / Posted yesterday
fire, the company is facing another publicity headache – reports of exploding washing machines. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPCS) issued a warning on Wednesday, about Samsung top-loading washing machines made between March 2011... Read more
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CTV News
Samsung's latest PR nightmare: Exploding washing machinesto catch fire, the company is facing another publicity headache – exploding was
Samsung's latest PR nightmare: Exploding washing machines
CTV News / Posted yesterday
to catch fire, the company is facing another publicity headache – exploding washing machines. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPCS) issued a warning on Wednesday about Samsung top-loading washing machines made between March 2011 and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Samsung's self-destructing washing machines are latest woeafter the South Korean consumer electronics company revealed it was in "active
Samsung's self-destructing washing machines are latest woe
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
after the South Korean consumer electronics company revealed it was in "active discussions" with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission about how to handle problems with some top-loading washing machines that could pose a safety risk.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
First it was exploding Samsung phones. Now it's exploding Samsung washing machineswashing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsui
First it was exploding Samsung phones. Now it's exploding Samsung washing machines
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsuit was filed, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a statement about "safety issues" with Samsung washers. In a statement released on its website, the... Read more
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Market Watch
Samsung warns that its washing machines might explode toobetween March 2011 and April of this year, the company announced. “We are in a
Samsung warns that its washing machines might explode too
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
between March 2011 and April of this year, the company announced. “We are in active discussions with the (Consumer Product Safety Commission) to address safety issues,” according to a company statement. “In rare cases, affected units may... Read more
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Market Watch
Walmart U.S. recalls 46,300 China-made tripod stools due to fall hazardof a flaw in the plastic collar that connects the three legs that can break, ca
Walmart U.S. recalls 46,300 China-made tripod stools due to fall hazard
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
of a flaw in the plastic collar that connects the three legs that can break, causing a fall hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said consumers should immediately stop using the stools and return them for a full refund. The stools are... Read more
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Newsmax
Samsung Washing Machines Warning Follows ExplosionsSamsung washing machines are the target of a warning from the Consumer Product
Samsung Washing Machines Warning Follows Explosions
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Samsung washing machines are the target of a warning from the Consumer Product Safety Commission after reports of explosions with some top-loading models. This follows the gigantic headache of fiery batteries in millions of the company's Galaxy Note... Read more
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The Morning Call
First it was Samsung phones. Now it's exploding Samsung washing machines.washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsui
First it was Samsung phones. Now it's exploding Samsung washing machines.
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsuit was filed, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a statement about "safety issues" with Samsung washers. In a statement released on its website,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
What to know about the Galaxy Note 7 recallall devices. Samsung said last week that it had found only 24 phones to be def
What to know about the Galaxy Note 7 recall
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
all devices. Samsung said last week that it had found only 24 phones to be defective. In the U.S., the Consumer Product Safety Commission urged users to power down their phones and said it would be providing guidance about an official recall "as... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
U.S. and Samsung tell Galaxy Note 7 owners: Power down nowNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Samsung a
U.S. and Samsung tell Galaxy Note 7 owners: Power down now
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Samsung are urging owners of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to stop using the devices while they work to formalize how a recall will work. The warning comes a week after Samsung... Read more
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Hartford Courant
First it was Samsung phones. Now it's exploding Samsung washing machines.washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsui
First it was Samsung phones. Now it's exploding Samsung washing machines.
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsuit was filed, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a statement about "safety issues" with Samsung washers. In a statement released on its website,... Read more
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SKY News
Samsung faces lawsuit over 'exploding' washersonly avoiding injury through "fortunate timing". Samsung says it is in "active
Samsung faces lawsuit over 'exploding' washers
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
only avoiding injury through "fortunate timing". Samsung says it is in "active discussions" with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission about the affected appliances, which were manufactured between March 2011 and April of this year. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
School shooter; veto override; more emails; exploding washersExploding washers: Reports of exploding top-loading Samsung washing machines ha
School shooter; veto override; more emails; exploding washers
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Exploding washers: Reports of exploding top-loading Samsung washing machines have prompted the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to issue a warning. According to the CPSC, they have received reports of something in the machine exploding... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'Exploding washing machine' warning issued by Samsungpose a risk of personal injury". The company currently in talks with US consum
'Exploding washing machine' warning issued by Samsung
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
pose a risk of personal injury". The company currently in talks with US consumer watchdogs after the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) warned of safety issues with some of the machines. Samsung said on its website: "In rare cases,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
First it was Samsung phones. Now it’s exploding Samsung washing machines.washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsui
First it was Samsung phones. Now it’s exploding Samsung washing machines.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
washing machines in question. On Wednesday, more than a month after the lawsuit was filed, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a statement about “safety issues” with Samsung washers. In a statement released on its website,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Samsung washing machine owners warned about explosionsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- First its cell phones, and now its washing machines. Th
Samsung washing machine owners warned about explosions
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- First its cell phones, and now its washing machines. The federal Consumer Protection Safety Commission (CPSC) is warning owners of certain top-loading Samsung washing machines of "safety issues" following reports that some... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Reports of ‘exploding’ Samsung washing machines prompt warningwashing machines of “safety issues” following reports that some have exploded.
Reports of ‘exploding’ Samsung washing machines prompt warning
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
washing machines of “safety issues” following reports that some have exploded. The warning from the Consumer Product Safety Commission includes machines made between March 2011 and April 2016. It did not specify a model, however you can check... Read more
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NBC News
Samsung in talks with CPSC to address claims of exploding washersrelated to some of its washing machines. The South Korean tech company's comme
Samsung in talks with CPSC to address claims of exploding washers
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
related to some of its washing machines. The South Korean tech company's comments came as the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission warned of problems with some of Samsung's top-load washing machines, following media reports that they had... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Have you got a Samsung washing machine? You need to read this safety advicehas been launched against the company and it is currently in talks with US cons
Have you got a Samsung washing machine? You need to read this safety advice
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
has been launched against the company and it is currently in talks with US consumer watchdogs after the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) warned of safety issues with some of the machines. Samsung and the CPSC said that certain... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
U.S. warns Samsung washing machine owners after explosion reportswashing machines of "safety issues" following reports that some have exploded.
U.S. warns Samsung washing machine owners after explosion reports
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 2 days ago
washing machines of "safety issues" following reports that some have exploded. The warning, from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, covered machines made between March 2011 and April 2016. It did not specify a model. The commission... Read more
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USA Today
Samsung battery bust shows pressure of innovationtheir best practices.” And on Wednesday, the company said it in "active discus
Samsung battery bust shows pressure of innovation
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
their best practices.” And on Wednesday, the company said it in "active discussions" with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission over reports that some of the company's top-loading washers may be exploding during a cycle. When it comes... Read more
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express
ANOTHER Samsung product is now bursting into flamesa risk of personal injury or property damage when washing bedding, bulky or wat
ANOTHER Samsung product is now bursting into flames
express / Posted 2 days ago
a risk of personal injury or property damage when washing bedding, bulky or water-resistant items." The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) warning covers several Samsung machines made between March 2011 and April 2016, although no specific... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Feds issue warning about exploding Samsung washing machinestop-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21
Feds issue warning about exploding Samsung washing machines
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
top-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21 people reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission that their top-loading Samsung washing machines exploded or were blown apart since early last... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machinestop-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machines
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
top-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21 people reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission that their top-loading Samsung washing machines exploded or were blown apart since early last... Read more
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PhysOrg
Samsung to resume S. Korea sales of new Note 7 phonesUS state of New Jersey over complaints that some of its washing machines had ex
Samsung to resume S. Korea sales of new Note 7 phones
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
US state of New Jersey over complaints that some of its washing machines had exploded in their owners' homes.The company said Wednesday it was in discussions with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission to address the concerns of affected custome... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FRSC Asks Motorists to Avoid Minna-Bida RoadMinna — The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has urged motorists, especial
FRSC Asks Motorists to Avoid Minna-Bida Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Minna — The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has urged motorists, especially those travelling from Lagos through Bida to Minna to avoid the Bida-Minna road as it is not passable. FRSC's Head of Media Relations and Strategy, Bisi Kazeem, said... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Samsung to resume S. Korea sales of new Note 7 phonesstate of New Jersey over complaints that some of its washing machines had explo
Samsung to resume S. Korea sales of new Note 7 phones
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
state of New Jersey over complaints that some of its washing machines had exploded in their owners' homes. The company said Wednesday it was in discussions with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission to address the concerns of affected custom... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machinestop-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machines
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
top-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21 people reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission that their top-loading Samsung washing machines exploded or were blown apart since early last... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machinestop-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machines
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
top-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21 people reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission that their top-loading Samsung washing machines exploded or were blown apart since early last... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machinestop-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machines
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
top-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21 people reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission that their top-loading Samsung washing machines exploded or were blown apart since early last... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machinestop-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machines
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
top-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21 people reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission that their top-loading Samsung washing machines exploded or were blown apart since early last... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machinestop-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21
Feds issue warning against exploding Samsung washing machines
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
top-loading Samsung washing machine flew apart, too. According to ABC News, 21 people reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission that their top-loading Samsung washing machines exploded or were blown apart since early last... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
First tablets, now washing machines - 'exploding' Samsung woes continue7 smartphones following a series of battery explosions. Samsung is "in active
First tablets, now washing machines - 'exploding' Samsung woes continue
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
7 smartphones following a series of battery explosions. Samsung is "in active discussions" with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission on issues with top-load washing machines manufactured between March 2011 and April 2016, a company... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Samsung to resume S Korea sales of new Note 7 phonesstate of New Jersey over complaints that some of its washing machines had explo
Samsung to resume S Korea sales of new Note 7 phones
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
state of New Jersey over complaints that some of its washing machines had exploded in their owners' homes. The company said Wednesday it was in discussions with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission to address the concerns of affected custom... Read more
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