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NBC 5 Responds Archive

NBC 5 Responds Archive

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

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Friday, Sep 14, 2018

Snoring Gadget Cost More to Return Than Buy, Couple Says

Snoring Gadget Cost More to Return Than Buy, Couple Says

It promises to stop your snoring or your money back. But this couple says easier said than done. NBC 5 Responds to the gadget that cost more to return than to buy. Lisa Parker reports.

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018

How Scammers Trick Potential Renters

How Scammers Trick Potential Renters

Rent prices increased nationwide this past year and so did the number of scammers trying to leverage the hopes of potential renters. NBC 5's Lisa Parker has the details on a scheme that started in Philadelphia...

Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Vehicle Boot Mix-Up Highlights Problem Faced by Drivers

Vehicle Boot Mix-Up Highlights Problem Faced by Drivers

It’s no secret that airport parking can be on the pricey side. But $600 for one hour?

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018

Major Crackdown on Scheme Falsely Claiming to Help Veterans

Major Crackdown on Scheme Falsely Claiming to Help Veterans

They promise to help veterans, but are accused of pocketing the proceeds instead. Now, a crackdown on fake charities the government says don't deliver. Lisa Parker reports.

Thursday, Aug 23, 2018

More Than 400 Reports of Cars Bursting into Flame

More Than 400 Reports of Cars Bursting into Flame

In this NBC 5 Responds: reports of popular cars bursting into flames. Now, a call for action. Federal safety regulators have received more than 400 reports so far. So why no recall? Lisa Parker joins us with the...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018

Analysis: North Side Cars Likely Shouldn't Have Been Booted

Analysis: North Side Cars Likely Shouldn't Have Been Booted

Nobody likes to find their tire immobilized, but it now appears some drivers on the North Side were correct when they said their cars should not have been booted. NBC 5 Responds' Lisa Parker has the...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018

North Shore Drivers Push Back on Bad Boots

North Shore Drivers Push Back on Bad Boots

Nobody likes to find their car's tire immobilized, but it now appears some drivers on the North Shore were correct when they said their cars should not have been booted. Lisa Parker reports on the results of our...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018

What's Going On With Mysterious 'Uber Codes'?

What's Going On With Mysterious 'Uber Codes'?

Mysterious "Uber Code" that popped up in a NBC 5 producer's phone, and we started doing some digging. NBC 5 Responds' Lisa Parker reports. 

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