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Trader Joe’s recalls 3 applesauce varieties over possible glass shards in product

Trader Joe’s(NEW YORK) — Trader Joe’s is voluntarily recalling three kinds of unsweetened applesauce because of “the potential presence of glass pieces” in the food. On Sunday, the company listed the three products as: Trader Joe’s First Crush Unsweetened Gravenstein Apple Sauce, barcode 00015905; Trader Joe’s Organic Unsweetened Apple Sauce, barcode 00194877; and Trader Joe’s All Natural Unsweetened Apple Sauce, …

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US stocks close higher as Dow sets 12th straight record close

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Wall Street finished slightly higher Monday with a 12th straight record close for the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The Dow gained 15.68 (+0.08 percent) to finish at 20,837.44. The Nasdaq jumped 16.59 (+0.28 percent) to close at 5,861.90, while the S&P 500 finished at 2,369.73, up 2.39 (+0.10 percent) from its open. Crude oil prices were flat …

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First look: New toys of 2017

Courtesy Folkmanis(NEW YORK) — While you were checking off wish list items for the little ones over the holidays, the toy experts were busy creating and planning new ways to keep children entertained. That’s why it should be no surprise that thousands of play professionals came together recently at New York’s Javits Center to show off what’s coming your way …

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Trader Joe’s recalls apple sauce jars over potential glass hazard

Trader Joe’s(NEW YORK) — Trader Joe’s is voluntarily recalling various jars of its apple sauce because there could be glass pieces inside. The products affected include the company’s First Crush Unsweetened Gravenstein Apple Sauce, Organic Unsweetened Apple Sauce and All Natural Unsweetened Apple Sauce. The latter was sold in only 13 states, while the other two apple sauces were sold …

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Tax Tip: No health insurance? Get ready for a bigger tax bill

iStock/ThinkstockThe individual mandate part of the Affordable Care Act means you have to have health insurance. If you get it through work, that basically means checking a box on your tax form. But if that’s not the case, preparing your taxes will be slightly different. “If you went to the marketplace directly, you’ll be receiving a form 1095-A,” explains tax …

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The Tooth Fairy is paying out more than ever

DigitalVision/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Good news for kids: the tooth fairy is paying more money than ever before. According to Delta Dental’s 13th annual Tooth Fairy survey, the average gift from the tooth fairy reached a new high of $4.36 last year, up 86 cents from $3.50 in 2013. In 2014, the Tooth Fairy left a whopping $255 million for lost …

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Farecompare CEO Rick Seaney shares 5 unusual airline perks you might not know about

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Travel can be costly and stressful, but Farecompare CEO Rick Seaney sat down with ABC News to share 5 unusual airline perks that can make the experience more pleasant. Here’s what he had to say: Sometimes things happen on planes that catch you by surprise. I’m thinking about those poor passengers boarding a United flight a couple …

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