Problem Solvers

Problem Solvers Consumer Reports: PS4's faulty parental controls Consumer Reports: PS4's faulty parental controls(Video)
The Sony PlayStation 4 is one of the hottest selling gaming systems. The PS4’s parental controls can restrict content that you might not want your children to see, like violent or adult games. But Consumer Reports says you could be surprised by what the parental controls allow.
Problem Solvers Consumer Reports: Are flushable wipes flushable? Consumer Reports: Are flushable wipes flushable?(Video)
Companies like Cottonelle and Charmin heavily advertise their flushable wipes. They sound so convenient. But plumbers make a lot of house calls that involve clogged toilets, backed up sewer lines, and flooded basements. Often the culprit is flushable wipes.
Problem Solvers Typing takes its toll on cursive writing Typing takes its toll on cursive writing(Video)
Kids are spending more time than ever before on computers, phones and keyboards, and they are losing the ability to do the cursive handwriting that children have done for generations.
Problem Solvers Rent-to-own business accused of strong-arm tactics, again Rent-to-own business accused of strong-arm tactics, again(Video)
A local business that's previously been in the crosshairs of the Problem Solvers is accused of more strong-arm tactics. The company is Aaron's, which has 20 stores that rent furniture, appliances, and eletronics in Oregon and southwest Washington.
Problem Solvers What does it take to become an Olympic skier? What does it take to become an Olympic skier?(Video)
So your kids have been watching the Winter Games, and now they have dreams of standing on the podium. The KATU Problem Solvers spent time on the slopes with some local would-be Olympians and discovered that gold medal dreams come with an Olympic-sized commitment from kids and parents, alike.
Problem Solvers How to carve out savings on kids ski gear How to carve out savings on kids ski gear(Video)
Have your kids been watching Olympic skiing, and now they're nagging you to hit the slopes, maybe for the first time? Skiing can be expensive, especially if you're outfitting an entire family. The Problem Solvers have ways for you to carve out some savings.
Problem Solvers City wants homeowners on AirBnB to pay up City wants homeowners on AirBnB to pay up(Video)
It's revolutionizing the way people travel around the world, but right now, it's illegal in the city of Portland. We're talking about being able to rent out rooms in your home to tourists. Portland's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability is proposing to make homeowners pay up.