Category: Breaking News

Target Recalls 4-Drawer Dressers for Tip-Over Hazard

Target Recalls 4-Drawer Dressers for Tip-Over Hazard

Target is recalling 175,000 Room Essentials 4-drawer dressers after 12 reports of tip-over incidents, including 2 children who were trapped.

/ September 13, 2017
Kawasaki Brute Force 300 ATV Recall

Kawasaki Brute Force 300 ATV Recall

Kawasaki is recalling all Brute Force 300 ATVs from model-years 2012 through 2017 after 260 reports of fuel leaks that could start a fire.

/ September 7, 2017
High School Coach Accused of Sexual Abuse

High School Coach Accused of Sexual Abuse

At least 30 high school girls have come forward with allegations of sexual harassment against Bob Gamino, a former P.E. teacher and athletic director at John O'Connell High School in San Francisco.

/ September 4, 2017
Canagliflozin FDA Foot Amputation Boxed Warning

Invokana Poses 2X Leg, Foot Amputation Risk: FDA Black Box Warning

The diabetes drug canagliflozin, the active ingredient in Invokana, Invokamet, and Invokamet XR, doubles the risk of amputations in diabetic foot disease, according to a new FDA Black Box warning label.

/ May 16, 2017
Lawsuit for Dog Shot By Cops

$1.26 Million Awarded for Dog Shot by Police

A jury in Maryland awarded $1.26 million to the owner of a dog that was shot twice at close range and killed by a police officer in 2014. It is the highest jury verdict ever awarded for an officer-involved dog...

/ May 12, 2017
Picture of Hoverboard Fire in Harrisburg

LayZ Board Hoverboard Caused Deadly Fire in Pennsylvania

Safety officials confirm that a LayZ Board hoverboard caused a tragic house fire on March 10, 2017 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, which took the lives of two young girls.

/ May 2, 2017
Swagway Hoverboard Explosion Deaths

Hoverboard Fire Kills 3 Year-Old Girl in Pennsylvania

A charging hoverboard sparked a fire that killed a toddler and critically injured two other children in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Fire officials are telling parents to get rid of the dangerous toys.

/ March 14, 2017
Calphalon Knife Recall

Knives Recalled Over Laceration Hazard Linked to Dozens of Injuries

Calphalon is recalling about two million cutlery sets after dozens of people reported suffering injuries when their knives broke.

/ February 22, 2017

Parents Say Over-The-Counter Laxative Harming Children

Parents across the U.S. are voicing concerns that side effects of the laxative powder MiraLAX may be causing severe mental health problems in their children.

/ February 17, 2017
Colby Cheese Recall

Colby Cheeses Recalled Over Listeria Contamination

Yet another brand of cheese has fallen victim to the ongoing listeria outbreak: an Ohio company is recalling a dozen types of Colby cheese products over potential contamination with the deadly foodborne bacterium.

/ February 16, 2017