Drone Operator Hits U.S. Army Helicopter

Drone Operator Hits U.S. Army Helicopter

A man in New York flew his drone several miles out of sight and hit a U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopter, according to a federal investigation.

/ January 22, 2018
Lawsuit Accuses FLDS Church of Systemic Sex Abuse

Lawsuit Accuses FLDS Church of Systemic Sex Abuse

A new lawsuit accuses the Fundamentalist LDS Church prophet Warren Jeffs and other leaders of "ritualistic sex abuse" involving girls as young as 8 years old.

/ January 22, 2018
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Panasonic Recalls Flat-Screen TVs That Can Fall and Injure Kids

The Panasonic Corp. is recalling about 755 flat screen TVs with swivel bases over a potential hazard that can cause the units to tip over, which could result in serious injury or even death to children.

/ January 22, 2018
Study Links Textured Breast Implants and 400X Risk of Cancer

Study Links Textured Breast Implants and 400X Risk of Cancer

Silicone breast implants with a textured shell are associated with a 400-fold increased risk of a rare cancer compared to smooth silicone breast implants, according to a study in JAMA Oncology.

/ January 19, 2018
Legionnaires' Infects Resident of Veterans Home in Fresno

Legionnaires’ Infects Resident of Veterans Home in Fresno

A resident of the Veterans' Home in southwest Fresno, California was diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease, a severe type of pneumonia.

/ January 19, 2018
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Airbag Recall Expands as 14 Automakers List Additional Models

At least 14 different automakers have extended recalls to include additional models of vehicles that may contain defective airbag inflators linked to at least 21 deaths and nearly 200 injuries worldwide.

/ January 19, 2018
$28 Million Xarelto Jury Award Overturned

$28 Million Xarelto Jury Award Overturned

A state judge in Pennsylvania has overturned a $27.8 million jury award to a woman who suffered severe gastrointestinal bleeding after taking the blood-thinning drug Xarelto.

/ January 18, 2018
Deadly Lung Collapses Linked to Feeding Tube Systems

Deadly Lung Collapses Linked to Feeding Tube Systems

The FDA is warning about the risk of deadly lung collapses (pneumothorax events) from feeding tube placement procedures.

/ January 18, 2018
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Fujifilm Recalls Hundreds of Thousands of Camera Wall Plugs Over Shock Risk

The Japanese multinational photography and imaging company Fujifilm has issued a recall for nearly 300,000 power adapter wall plugs sold with digital cameras in the U.S. and Canada amid concerns that the devices can cause severe electrical shocks, according to...

/ January 18, 2018
FDA Restricts Codeine Cough-and-Cold Drugs to Adults Only

FDA Restricts Codeine Cough-and-Cold Drugs to Adults Only

The FDA is warning that cough-and-cold medications that contain opioids like codeine or hydrocodone should not be prescribed to children because the risk of side effects outweighs the benefits.

/ January 17, 2018