Kidde has recalled nearly half a million smoke alarms this week because of concerns the devices may not alert users to a fire.
The devices were sold at Home Depot, Walmart, Amazon, Menards and other department stores between September 2016 and January 2018, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
The recall involves 452,000 detectors in the United States and another 40,000 in Canada.… More
A new storm, an Alberta Clipper, will spread a swath of heavy snow across parts of the northern Plains and Midwest to end the week, before making an eastward turn over part of the mid-Atlantic region this weekend.
Severe thunderstorms spawned damaging tornadoes in parts of the Southeast on Monday night in one of the biggest severe weather outbreaks of the early season.