Category: Breaking News

Roundup

First Roundup Cancer Trial Ends in $289 Million Verdict for Plaintiff

Monsanto took a massive financial hit last week as a California jury sided with a former groundskeeper from San Francisco who claims he developed Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma from using the company’s Roundup weed killer, awarding the man nearly $290 million in...

/ August 14, 2018
Chipotle Mexican Grill sign

Ron Simon & Associates Files 2nd Ohio Chipotle Lawsuit as Food Poisoning Victim Count Reaches 700

The national food safety law firm of Ron Simon & Associates has filed a second lawsuit in the food poisoning outbreak linked to the Chipotle Mexican Grill located at 9733 Sawmill Parkway in Powell, Ohio. Local health departments are now...

/ August 6, 2018
Gas Pipeline Explosion

5 Injured in Texas Gas Pipeline Explosions

Five people were critically injured and hospitalized with serious burns after a series of natural gas pipeline explosions in Midland County, Texas.

/ August 3, 2018
2 Men Badly Burned in Natural Gas Explosion

2 Men Badly Burned in Natural Gas Explosion

Two people were severely injured in a natural gas explosion at a collection facility about 50 miles west of Grand Junction, Utah.

/ July 30, 2018
Child in danger with pills

Psychiatric Meds Recalled for “Non-Child Resistant” Blister Packs

Novartis and Sandoz are recalling dozens of brands of popular psychiatric drugs -- some 470,000 products in all -- after a toddler somehow figured out how to access the “child resistant” packaging, according to a recall notice issued Friday by...

/ July 9, 2018
GPS System Could Have Prevented Deadly Train Accident

GPS System Could Have Prevented Deadly Train Accident

Federal investigators say a GPS-based system could have prevented yesterday's deadly train accident in which an Amtrak train slammed into a freight train, leaving the conductor and engineer dead.

/ February 5, 2018
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