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Restaurant Report Card: Donuts left sitting out at Shipley Donuts

A Facebook post showing multiple pictures of the Shipley Donuts on Tidwell near Homestead has been shared more than 1,000 times.

Labor Day Deals: Appliances, clothing, gas

Labor Day deals will have people grabbing their wallets this weekend!

Amazon expands Prime video downloads and other consumer news

Amazon is adding a new perk for Prime members.

As Seen on TV Tuesday: Squishy Sand

From Play-Dough to the playground, parents of toddlers are always on the search for activities to keep their little ones busy and active.

As Seen on TV Tuesday: Squishy Sand

From Play-dough to the playground, parents of toddlers are always on the search for activities to keep their little ones busy and active.

Freebie Friday report: Free coffee at McDonald's, zoo day at Houston Zoo

Forget apples! What today's hard working teachers need to get their day going is caffeine! It's why every manic Monday in September, McDonald's is treating teachers to a free McCafe hot or iced premium roast coffee.

Freebie Friday: Free coffee at McDonald's, zoo day at Houston Zoo

Forget apples! What today's hard working teachers need to get their day going is caffeine! It's why every manic Monday in September, McDonald's is treating teachers to a free McCafe hot or iced premium roast coffee.

Restaurant Report Card: New Harris County Restaurant Complaint App

These days when customers see something bad or gross in a restaurant, they take out their smartphone and snap a picture.

Restaurant Report Card: New Harris County Restaurant Complaint App

These days when customers see something bad or gross in a restaurant, they take out their smartphone and snap a picture. Amy Davis reports.

Easiest ways to save on electric bills

These hot summer months are when Houstonians typically experience sticker shock opening those high electric bills.

Easiest ways to save on electric bills

These hot summer months are when Houstonians typically experience sticker shock opening those high electric bills.

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Frozen green bean recall; RadioShack to refund gift cards; Sephora offers $50 gift codes

General Mills is recalling frozen green beans over listeria concerns.

Schools releasing student personal information: How to stop it

With all the papers and forms your child is bringing home this week, it's easy to just sign your name without actually reading all of the fine print. But if you're concerned about protecting your child's personal information, there is one form you want to make sure you read and sign.

Uber: Share ride to save money

Consumer expert Amy Davis had the latest consumer headlines to save you money!

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Chipotle plans one-day hiring spree; Ashley Madison sued; Hassle-free car sale apps

Chipotle is going on a one-day hiring spree.

Cheap online eyeglasses put to the test

Ever wonder why eyeglasses, made of just a small plastic or metal frame and some glass, are so expensive? You can easily shell out more than $300 for a pair. But consumer expert Amy Davis is showing viewers how some consumers are skipping the traditional optician and saving big bucks.

Madewell recalls 51,000 sandals; new RV rental service rolls out

At least one style of Madewell sandals isn’t living up to the company’s name.

Madewell recalls 51K sandals; New RV rental service rolls out

At least one style of Madewell sandals aren’t living up to the company’s name.

Back 2 School Freebies

Today is the last Friday of summer break for most students in our area; so we wanted to get them classroom-ready with a special "Back to School" edition of Freebie Friday.

Back 2 School Freebies

Today is the last Friday of summer break for most students in our area; so we wanted to get them classroom-ready with a special "Back to School" edition of Freebie Friday.

Fitbit for pets?

If you enjoy tracking your health, you can now track your furry friend's too! Consumer expert Amy Davis has more.

Delta charging for seat assignment; Target tests new delivery program; New TV...

Consumer expert Amy Davis highlights all of Thursday's consumer headlines.

Delta charging for seat assignment; Target tests new delivery program; New TV...

Delta Air Lines is starting to charge more markets for seat assignment.

Target settles with Visa over 2013 hack

Target has settled with Visa over the 2013 Hack. Consumer expert Amy Davis has how much the settlement was for and more.

Hidden hazards behind public WiFi

Consumer expert Amy Davis talks about the hidden risks about using public WiFi.

Uncle Sam joins Yelp; Bird flu will drive up Thanksgiving prices

Uncle Sam is joining all the restaurants and businesses on Yelp.

As Seen on TV: Debbie Meyer Green Boxes

Wasting food that goes bad before your family eats it is a waste of money; but the maker of one product claims it'll keep your food fresher longer.

As Seen on TV: Debbie Meyer Green Boxes

Wasting food that goes bad before your family eats it is a waste of money; but the maker of one product claims it'll keep your food fresher longer.

Questions remain in Blue Bell listeria recall

There are still lingering questions surrounding the Blue Bell recall, as the creamery prepares to put its product back on shelves.

AT&T's close ties with NSA

Consumer Expert Amy Davis explains AT&T's close ties with the NSA. This and more ahead.

These 5 school supplies are waste of your money

From clothes and electronics to traditional school supplies, back-to-school shopping can get expensive. The National Retail Federation says the average family with kids in grades K through 12th will spend about $630.36 getting ready for the first bell. But local teachers say you can save some of…

These 5 school supplies are waste of your money

Consumer Expert Amy Davis has the top 5 back-to-school supplies you should avoid.

Help design a smart watch app for NASA

NASA needs your help creating a smartwatch app that astronauts can use in space.

Freebie Friday: End summer on high note with these free kid activities

School is almost back in session and if you're like most parents, you are looking for indoor activities for the kids to get you through this last week of brutal summer heat. KPRC consumer expert Amy Davis has some ideas that won't cost you anything.

Freebie Friday: End summer on high note with these free kid activities

School is almost back in session and if you're like most parents, you are looking for indoor activities for the kids to get you through this last week of brutal summer heat. KPRC consumer expert Amy Davis has some ideas that won't cost you anything.

Airbnb competition could lower hotel prices; Roomba working on robot lawn mower

Hotels are starting to feel pressure from burgeoning home-sharing businesses like Airbnb.

Restaurant Report Card: Chicken on floor; roaches

Getting more than what you ask for isn't always a good thing but in this week's restaurant report card one restaurant manager served up details our consumer expert Amy Davis didn't even know about.

Restaurant Report Card: Chicken on floor; roaches

Getting more than what you ask for isn't always a good thing but in this week's restaurant report card one restaurant manager served up details our consumer expert Amy Davis didn't even know about.

Best resume are read under 5 minutes

Amy Davis highlights Thursday's consumer tips.

Are you addicted to your phone?

How often do check your phone every day? Between email, Facebook and games, an increasing number of people admit they could be addicted to their smart phones. Now there are some new apps designed to help you stay off your phone.

Texas company creates 'hack-proof' cellphone cases

Smartphones are now the primary form of communication for so many people. But it only takes a few seconds for a hacker to break into your phone and steal your pictures, private text messages and contacts. Now a Texas start-up is pioneering new ways to protect your phone.

Texas company creates 'hack-proof' cellphone cases

Smartphones are now the primary form of communication for so many people. But it only takes a few seconds for a hacker to break into your phone and steal your pictures, private text messages and contacts. Now a Texas start-up is pioneering new ways to protect your phone.

Back 2 School deals this week

Channel 2's Amy Davis has the latest deals for your Back-to-school shopping this season.

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Royal Caribbean lets passengers summon 'Genies'; Breezer bicycle recall; High cost of...

Royal Caribbean cruise passengers don’t need a lamp to summon a genie on vacation.

Verizon moves away from 2 year contracts

Aug. 11, 2015: Amy Davis reports.

As Seen on TV: The Stone Wave Microwave Cooker

When you think of food in the microwave, you think popcorn or Hot Pockets... not exactly real meals you want to serve your family.

As Seen on TV: Testing The Stone Wave Microwave Cooker

Channel 2's Amy Davis tests the Stone Wave Microwave Cooker. Will it work?

IKEA will sell LED bulbs only

Channel 2's Amy Davis has the latest on IKEA's new change.

Tax-free weekend: Everything you need to know

Texas' tax-free weekend begins Friday and KPRC 2 has you covered. It's your chance to stock up on back to school supplies and clothes without paying sales tax.

Facebook's new private message feature

The social media app is featuring a new private message tool that allows to not only send separate messages to your friends, but also make phone calls.

Discounts to look for in August

Back-to-school shopping is just around the corner and Consumer Expert Amy Davis gets you prepared to hit the stores!

Chip Credit Cards: What you need to know

Your bank cards are getting a huge makeover!

How secure are new chipped credit cards?

If you don't have one already, you will soon: banks will issue nearly 600 million new credit cards embedded with chips by the end of 2015.

Roach drops from ceiling into pot of pork at restaurant, inspectors say

Customers rave about the great tacos and breakfast at El Gallo de Jalisco in the 3200 block of White Oak Drive, but when health inspectors stopped by they saw a roach drop from the ceiling into a pot of pork on the stove below.

Testing products to stop repeated robocalls

Extended auto warranties, fake debt collectors or credit card services... whatever the pre-recorded call is about, when you didn't give a company permission to call you, those robocalls are annoying and illegal.

Testing products to stop repeated robocalls

Extended auto warranties, fake debt collectors or credit card services... whatever the pre-recorded call is about, when you didn't give a company permission to call you, those robocalls are annoying and illegal.

Consumer News: Warning about misleading packaging, tainted cilantro and more

Pretty soon you'll have a new way to eat fresh at Subway and Walmart is warning its vendors to avoid misleading labels on packaging.  Consumer Expert Amy Davis has that and more in today's consumer headlines.

Beat other potential renters with these tips

Consumer Expert Amy Davis offers tips on how to beat other potential renters.

As Seen on TV: Rapid Ramen Cooker

A must have for college students heading to school: Rapid Ramen Cooker! Does it work?

Nike issues refunds, major security flaw in Android devices

A major security flaw in Android devices, but better news for those who have fitness trackers made by Nike.

Android major security flaw

Android phones capable of being hacked by receiving photo text

Paying extra for early deplaning

Over 20 percent of travelers will to fork over a fee for early deplaning

Paying for repairs on bad roads

Consumer Expert Amy Davis takes it to the streets of Houston to learn about citizens' concerns.

How to prevent car sunroofs from shattering spontaneously

Channel 2 Investigates looked into a very real danger for Houston drivers: sunroofs that spontaneously explode, sending broken glass flying right at drivers.

Exploding sunroofs on cars and SUVs

July 24, 2015: Channel 2 Investigates looked into a very real danger for Houston drivers: sunroofs that spontaneously explode, sending broken glass flying right at drivers. Amy Davis reports.

Apple: Free Beats headphones with Mac

Apple has a sweet deal for people who buy a new computer and consumers are suing Kohl's for false advertising.

Best Buy holds Black Friday in July; New moms pass on "push presents"

Best Buy is holding a big sale for anyone who missed Amazon’s Prime Day earlier in July.

Best Buy holds Black Friday in July; New moms pass on 'push presents'

Best Buy is holding a big sale for anyone who missed Amazon’s Prime Day earlier in July.

Restaurant has repeat violations, rodent leaves feces in cafe

Health inspectors said a rodent had gnawed a hole through the wall behind the water heater in the corner of Paxon’s Café at 9888 Bellaire Blvd. They said it left feces all around the water heater. 

Higher prices help Chipotle

Target is turning your Facebook page into a personal designer and Chipotle raises prices, but does not scare away customers. Consumer Expert Amy Davis has this and more.

New Bratz dolls hit stores Saturday with new digital apps

Consumer Expert Amy Davis has the top consumer headlines you need to look out for this summer.

Delta changing SkyMiles program

Delta airline is tweaking their SkyMiles program. Consumer Expert Amy Davis has this and more.

Citigroup to pay $700 million in settlement; Free samples often cost customers; Google...

Citigroup will be paying back $700 million dollars to customers for illegal and deceptive credit card practices.

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Citigroup to pay $700 million in settlement; Free samples often cost customers; Google...

Federal regulators are ordering Citigroup to repay about nine million credit card customers for illegal and deceptive practices.

As Seen on TV: Mr. Lid Container Set

Consumer Amy Davis helps you get organized with another As Seen on TV product. Check it out!

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Applebee's is giving out free appetizers

Applebee’s is so certain customers will enjoy its new appetizers that the chain is giving them out for free.

New membership-based website ready to rival Amazon

A new online retailer is looking to take on Amazon Prime.

New membership-based website ready to rival Amazon

A new online retailer is looking to take on Amazon Prime.

Hidden credit card benefits

Consumer expert Amy Davis explains the many benefits certain credit cards offer at no cost to you.

Feds warn of scams on gift card auction sites

We buy and sell almost anything online these days, so why not gift cards? Federal investigators warn: Be careful if you do.

FBI issues gift card warning

July 19, 2015: The FBI has a warning about gift card auction websites. Amy Davis reports.

Picking the right car color could save money down the road

The color of a car could save the owner money in the long haul.

Picking the right car color could save money down the road

The color of a car could save the owner money in the long haul.

Big discounts on F-150, Keurig eco-friendly pods

Consumer Expert Amy Davis brings you the latest headlines to save you money.

Health inspectors find roaches, rodent droppings in Houston restaurants

A KPRC 2 crew visited the Happy Lamp Chinese Restaurant at 9616 Hillcroft St., looking for the roach infestation that health inspectors noted under the ice machine and on the floor in the kitchen. The crew could not find any sign of the pests.

Health inspectors find roaches, rodent droppings in Houston restaurants

A KPRC 2 crew visited the Happy Lamp Chinese Restaurant at 9616 Hillcroft St., looking for the roach infestation that health inspectors noted under the ice machine and on the floor in the kitchen. The crew could not find any sign of the pests. Amy Davis reports. 

Amazon Echo hits Houston homes

Amy Davis tests out the newest digital assistant.

Amazon Prime Day leaves customers disappointed

Amazon “Prime Day” sales wrapped up on Wednesday, but customers are still fuming over the online retailer’s promise of a Black Friday in July.

Amazon Prime Day leaves customers disappointed

Amazon “Prime Day” sales wrapped up on Wednesday, but customers are still fuming over the online retailer’s promise of a Black Friday in July.

Christmas decorations hit Houston shelves in July

Christmas decorations seem to creep onto shelves earlier and earlier each year.

Christmas decorations hit Houston shelves in July

Christmas decorations seem to creep onto shelves earlier and earlier each year.

Comcast unveils new TV streaming service

Cable companies are losing customers who are cutting the cord, but Comcast has a new plan to win them back.

Comcast unveils new TV streaming service

Cable companies are losing customers who are cutting the cord, but Comcast has a new plan to win them back.

As Seen on TV: Hot designs nail art pens

Consumer Expert Amy Davis tests out the As Seen on TV nail art pens.

Consumer Expert Amy Davis' Freebie Friday

How do you feel about getting a free icee or even a wedding dress for free? Consumer Expert Amy has more.

Decaying mice, rodent droppings at Houston-area Walgreens, inspectors say

Inspectors said they had to temporarily shut down the Acapulco Taqueria in the 9500 block of Bauman when they saw roaches crawling on the wall behind the grill and fryer and flies buzzing around the kitchen.

New Powerball rules lower odds of winning for bigger jackpot

Consumer Expert Amy Davis has the latest consumer headlines that will help you money.

What does “Made in USA” label really mean?

In the world of retail, the American flag and what it stands for is about more than patriotism. A recent study shows more than 80 percent of American consumers are willing to pay more for products that are made in the USA. But can you believe those labels?

What does “Made in USA” label really mean?

In the world of retail, the American flag and what it stands for is about more than patriotism. A recent study shows more than 80 percent of American consumers are willing to pay more for products that are made in the USA. But can you believe those labels?

Door-to-door alarm scammers hit Houston

A consumer warning has been made about door-to-door salesmen visiting Houston neighborhoods with a pitch that could cost you a lot of money.

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New Powerball rules lower odds of winning, but promise bigger jackpots

The odds of winning the top prize in Powerball are getting worse, but the jackpots are getting bigger.

Restaurant Rewards: How to get free food

Consumer Expert Amy Davis has details on how to score free bites around town.

Arby's dials up vegetarian help hotline

Arby’s knows how tempting bacon can be for vegetarians, so the chain is doing something about it.

New app tracks Facebook unfriending

There’s a new tool to let Facebook users know who unfriended them.

New app tracks Facebook unfriending

There’s a new tool to let Facebook users know who unfriended them.

As Seen on TV: The Veggetti

Channel 2's Amy Davis tests The Veggetti, will it work?

Amazon birthday celebration will rival Black Friday

Amazon is throwing a sale to rival Black Friday in celebration of its 20th birthday.

Google study funded by Yelp, IRS scam calls

Scammers are pretending to be IRS agents could be dangerous for many who fall into the trap.

Amazon birthday celebration will rival Black Friday

Amazon is throwing a sale to rival Black Friday in celebration of its 20th birthday.

Roaches, off-temperature food at some Houston area restaurants

KPRC 2 got no explanation for why health inspectors found raw chicken and fish nearly 20 degrees off temperature and not safe for human consumption at the China Border Chinese Restaurant at 5460 North Freeway near Tidwell. 

Roaches, off-temperature food at some Houston area restaurants

KPRC 2 got no explanation for why health inspectors found raw chicken and fish nearly 20 degrees off temperature and not safe for human consumption at the China Border Chinese Restaurant at 5460 North Freeway near Tidwell. Amy Davis reports. 

New Bubble Wrap loses its pop

The so loved Bubble Wrap "pop" will no longer exist.

Costco hacks for saving money without buying a membership

Do you ever drive by a Costco, look at it longingly and think "maybe one day I can buy that membership?"

Costco hacks for saving money without buying a membership

Do you ever drive by a Costco, look at it longingly and think "maybe one day I can buy that membership?"

Costco Hacks For Saving Money Without Buying a Membership

Do you ever drive by a Costco, look at it longingly and think "maybe one day I can buy that membership?"

How to turn off Apple Music's auto renewal after the free trial

iPhone users need to take a few steps to ensure their Apple Music free trial doesn’t wind up costing them.

ACDC finally streaming, great deals that give you a shopping high

ACDC is coming to Spotify Tuesday and general brand products available for cheaper than ever!

As Seen On TV Tuesday: Plumber's Hero

Whether it’s a sink, toilet or shower, stopped up drains can quickly drain a budget when a plumber has to get involved. That’s why consumer expert Amy Davis tested a product that claims to unstop any drain with almost no effort at a fraction of the cost.

As Seen On TV Tuesday: Plumber's Hero

Whether it’s a sink, toilet or shower, stopped up drains can quickly drain a budget when a plumber has to get involved. That’s why consumer expert Amy Davis tested a product that claims to unstop any drain with almost no effort at a fraction of the cost.

Complaints against financial companies made public

When your credit card company bungles your bill or your lender makes a mistake on your mortgage loan, it feels like no one will listen.  Consumer expert Amy Davis offers a new resource to help resolve financial problems.

Apple's strong next generation of iPhones, urgent recall for SUV drivers

The force is strong with Apple's next generation of iPhones, and an urgent recall is issued for some SUV drivers.

Apple's strong next generation of iPhones, urgent recall for SUV drivers

The force is strong with Apple's next generation of iPhones and an urgent recall is session for some SUV drivers. Consumer Expert Amy Davis has more.

Financial company complaints made public

When your credit card company bungles your bill or your lender makes a mistake on your mortgage loan, it feels like no one will listen.  Consumer Expert Amy Davis has a new resource at your disposal to help resolve financial problems.

H-E-B issues recal on buns

Amy Davis reports.

Consumer Expert Amy Davis' Freebies for Friday

Escape the heat this weekend with the coolest free activities. Consumer Expert Amy Davis has more.

What smartphones say about user's waistlines

A smartphone says a lot about a person, including what they like to eat, according to a new study.

What smartphones say about users' waistlines

A smartphone says a lot about a person, including what they like to eat, according to a new study.

Consumer Expert Amy Davis' Feebie Friday

Escape the heat this weekend with the coolest free activities. Consumer Expert Amy Davis has more.

Customer says Razzoo Cajun Cafe handled rodent incident badly

An uninvited guest crashed dinner for dozens of customers at a restaurant in Spring, and one customer said he did not like how the managers handled the situation.

Customer says Razzoo Cajun Cafe handled rodent incident badly

An uninvited guest crashed dinner for dozens of customers at a restaurant in Spring, and one customer said he did not like how the managers handled the situation. Amy Davis reports. 

Airlines to change carry-on bag regulations, Facebook also making changes

If you think you're cramped on a plane, just imagine how your carry-on bag feels!
Also, Facebook Messenger is making a big change.

Airlines to change carry-on bag regulations, Facebook also making changes

If you think you're cramped on a plane, just imagine how your carry-on bag feels!Also, Facebook messenger is making a big change.

With Starbucks coffee, it sometimes feels like the emphasis is on the "bucks" part. It's not cheap. But there are some ways you can save some money with clever ordering hacks.

How to save at Starbucks

With Starbucks coffee, it sometimes feels like the emphasis is on the "bucks" part. It's not cheap. But there are some ways you can save some money with clever ordering hacks.

Facebook Messenger no longer requires Facebook account

You don't need a Facebook account anymore to use Facebook Messenger on your smartphone.

Lego will no longer use plastic

Lego has big changes underway for the rebuilding of its iconic plastic blocks.

Consumer News: Olive Garden cuts back on costs, energy efficient homes

Olive Garden has a new plan to save money and is the cost of making your home more energy efficient worth it?

Olive Garden cutting on carpet cleaning

Olive Garden has a new plan to save money and is the cost of making your home more energy efficient worth it? Consumer Expert Amy Davis has more.

As Seen on TV: 'My cleaning secret'

Cleaning made hassle free with As Seen On TV Tuesday's ceaning product that actually works!

As Seen on TV: 'My cleaning secret'

Cleaning made hassle free: As Seen On TV Tuesday features a cleaning product that actually works! Amy Davis shows us what product worked wonders on tough stains; it even worked on tire rims!

Tips to avoid a moving scam

Moving is one of the most stressful events people have to deal with at some point. Finding a reputable mover is no easy task with impostors out there trying to scam consumers.

The danger of buying fake products

Knock-off handbags and sunglasses are nothing new to Houston, but some counterfeit products can be dangerous.

How to tell real vs. fake

Knock-off handbags and sunglasses are nothing new to Houston, but some counterfeit products can be dangerous.

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Heinz apologizes for saucy porn site mix-up

One of the world’s most popular condiments is apologizing after an outdated promotion accidentally led a customer to a porn website.

Heinz apologizes for saucy porn site mix-up

One of the world’s most popular condiments is apologizing after an outdated promotion accidentally led a customer to a porn website.

What to avoid when considering roof repairs

Hidden camera video recorded by the National Insurance Crime Bureau shows some roofers purposefully ripping up shingles, scraping away some of the adhesive and outlining "fake wind damage" in chalk.

Apartment occupancy at all-time high

Wal-mart bringing back greeters and apartment occupancy are at an all time high. Consumer Amy Davis has more.

App delivers gas to your tank

If you feel like your gas tank is always on empty and you dread driving to the gas station to fill up, you're going to love a new app created by two University of Houston graduates.

FuelMe App: Gas Delivery Service

Channel 2's Amy Davis has details on how you can order gas straight to your car.

Low-cost summer activities for kids

School is out for the summer; so how are you keeping your kids occupied? Consumer expert Amy Davis teamed up with Houston on the Cheap to bring you free events to keep your family on the go all summer long.

Low-cost summer activities for kids

KPRC's Amy Davis put together a list of fun and free activities Houston is offering that kids can enjoy this summer.

Could your vehicle have 'hidden' warranty?

Warranty work is part of the daily routine for auto shop owner Dennis Raghunandan. But he recently came across a "hidden" warranty for a customer who was about to pay thousands for repairs.

Tipster alerts health inspectors to spoiled chicken at grocery store

An anonymous complaint leads City of Houston health inspectors to the Sellers Brothers grocery store at 9494 Hammerly.

Father's Day gift ideas, Cruise line limits water bottles, new carry on size

Are you stuck on what to get dad for Father's Day? Now may be the best time for new tool for dad.

Tool sales for Father's Day

Consumer Expert Amy Davis has gift ideas for dad this year.

Pali children's furniture recall, Whataburger's break hours

Frontier Airlines has removed departure times on its boarding passes.

Frontier removing departure times on boarding passes

Pali children's furniture recall, Whataburger's break hours.

Volunteers move Meyerland senior citizen back into remodeled home

Two weeks after the historic floods rushed into a 92-year-old Meyerland woman's home, destroying almost all of her possessions, she moved back into her remodeled and refurnished home.

92-year-old flood victim returns home

Flood victim Mary Baker was finally allowed back into her Meyerland home after the Historic flood caused severe damage.

Juggle Bubbles put to the test

Kids are out of school for the summer and looking for some outdoor fun, and on our "As Seen On TV Tuesday" test, we decided to check out a product that promises to do just that.

Juggle Bubbles put to the test

Consumer Expert Amy Davis tests the "As Seen On TV" Juggle Bubbles. She had a little help from KPRC's Rachel McNeil's kids, take a look to see if it works!

Chipotle offers benefits for hourly work

Now we may have seen it all! Last year Pizza Hut rolled out 10 new crusts for customers to choose from. Now the chain is adding one more. Wait until you see their latest creation.

How to save on your summer vacation

Whether you're looking for fun in the sun or the sights and sounds of a big city, some simple travel tips can help you save.

Wearable technology is a hot trend, but does it work?

Wearable technology is the hottest trend for getting fit, but just how reliable is it?

Wearable technology is a hot trend, but does it work?

Wearable technology is the hottest trend for getting fit, but just how reliable is it?

Delta and Southwest airlines tweaking protocols, best discounts in June

Good news if you shop on Amazon: The company says everyone can get free shipping on some small items even if you aren't a Prime member.

Bunch O Balloons put to the test

Lobbing water-filled balloons at unsuspecting friends can be a lot of fun, and now a new product is helping people reload a lot faster.

Could you have hidden water damage following flood?

The historic Houston flood swamped hundreds of homes.

As Seen on TV Tuesday: Bunch o' Balloons

Consumer Expert Amy Davis is testing another product in our “As Seen On TV Tuesday” report. This week, we gathered up some kids and tested “Bunch o’ Balloons." It promises to make 100 water balloons a minute and tie them for you!  Does it work?

Sports drinks, trendy beverages not as healthy as advertised

Trendy sports drinks might not be as healthy as advertised.

Sports drinks, trendy beverages not as healthy as advertised

Trendy sports drinks might not be as healthy as advertised.

What to know before hiring anyone to do repair work in your home

We see it all the time, right after a natural disaster: Bad actors show in up in neighborhoods and end up taking advantage of storm victims. Here's what you need to know before hiring anyone to do repair work.

Don't pay too much for towing, storage fees after flood

If you are one of the thousands of people whose car stalled out in high water this week, you are probably now facing some hefty towing and storage fees. You should know these costs are regulated by the City of Houston and the state of Texas, so drivers don't get gouged.

Don't pay too much for towing and storage fees after the flood

If you are one of the thousands of people whose car stalled out in high water this week, you are probably now facing some hefty towing and storage fees. You should know that these costs are regulated by the City of Houston and the state of Texas so drivers don't get gouged.

Hyundai now offering Google's Android Auto System

Hyundai is the first automaker to offer Google's Android Auto System.

Channel 2 viewers set up to help

Channel 2 viewers are coming to the aid of a 92-year-old woman to offer to clean up her home to took over more than 13 inches of water during the historic flood. Plus, Hyundai offers Google's Android system, Consumer Expert Amy Davis has more.

Memorial Day Deals, Freebies

Memorial day is a day to pause and think about all of the sacrifices our men and women in the military have made for us. Houston businesses are thanking them and their families by offering some great deals.

Memorial Day Deals, Freebies

Memorial day is a day to pause and think about all of the sacrifices our men and women in the military have made for us. Houston businesses are thanking them and their families by offering some great deals.

How to save big by lowering prices on Amazon

As more retailers try to compete with the low prices of Amazon, the retail giant is also now price matching.

Adult Friend Finder members exposed in data breach; Ford's new backup assist

One of the largest casual dating websites is asking a high-profile security firm to investigate a data breach.

Adult Friend Finder members exposed in data breach; Ford's new backup assist

One of the largest casual dating websites is asking a high-profile security firm to investigate a data breach.

Liquid waste backups and insects found in restaurants around town

The buffet at Cici's Pizza at 935 North Shepherd wasn't the main focus when inspectors stopped by. Instead, they looked down at a floor drain where they said liquid waste was backing up every time someone turned on the sink.

Ex-Houston resident files first lawsuit against Blue Bell; alleges negligence

The first lawsuit has been filed stemming from the massive Blue Bell recall.  An ex-Houston resident who says he contracted listeria-related meningitis after eating Blue Bell ice cream has sued the company.

New survey says most customers not happy with their banks

A new study shows only 23 percent of bank customers worldwide believe their bank is meeting their expectations.

New survey says most customers not happy with their banks

A new study shows only 23 percent of bank customers worldwide believe their bank is meeting their expectations.

Takata expands airbag recall; PayPal ordered to pay $25 million in fines, refunds

Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata is expanding its recall, making it the largest ever in the United States.

Takata expands airbag recall; PayPal ordered to pay $25 million in fines, refunds

Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata is expanding its recall, making it the largest ever in the United States.

How common is gender-based pricing?

Gender-based pricing is a hot topic on social media, pitting women against men at the register checkout. Many say, more often than not, it's women who end up with the higher bill.

Wobble Wag Giggle Ball put to the test

Americans spent $58 billion dollars on their pets last year and in a recent survey, dog owners said they shell out just under $50 for dog toys annually.

5G will cost a bundle; Taco Bell tests booze

5G wireless is coming, but at a high price.

5G will cost a bundle; Taco Bell tests booze

5G wireless is coming, but at a high price.

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Finding a good deal on a hotel room can be tricky because of all the fees that are added onto your bill.

Things you can do to avoid costly hotel fees

Finding a good deal on a hotel room can be tricky because of all the fees that are added onto your bill.

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