Category: Leisure

Taxotere Baldness Lawsuit Numbers Hit 800

France Reports Taxotere Deaths as Hair Loss Lawsuits Hit 800

The top health agency in France is investigating the chemotherapy drug Taxotere (docetaxel) after five people died of neutropenic enterocolitis, or severe inflammation of the intestine and colon.

/ April 7, 2017

Sex Toy Maker to Pay $10K Each to Customers Over Privacy Violation

Standard Innovation has agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing the company of collecting "highly intimate and sensitive data" from its We-Vibe vibrators without their owners' knowledge.

/ March 14, 2017
Cook Celect IVC Filter Lawsuit in Florida

Cook Medical Hit With Vein Filter Injury Lawsuit

Lawsuits have been filed by hundreds of people who were injured by Cook Medical's blood clot-catching Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filters. Many studies have found high rates of vein perforation, with the risk increasing over time.

/ January 31, 2017
Insulin Price Fixing Lawsuit

Insulin Class Action Blames 1000% Cost Increase on Price-Fixing

A class action lawsuit accuses drug-makers of illegally jacking up the price of insulin so they could profit off diabetics who need it to survive.

/ January 30, 2017

Facts More Shocking than President Donald Trump

The 2016 presidential campaign exposed deep divisions among Americans, but "We the People" are united by one thing — shock and awe. Here's a few more shocking facts as our Stars & Stripes fly on #45.

/ January 20, 2017

Toilet Explodes in China Due to Massive Gas Build-Up

One person died and 7 were injured in China after a public toilet exploded due to a massive build-up of toxic gas from human waste.

/ January 5, 2017
Millions of Dehumidifiers Pose Major Fire Hazard

Millions of Dehumidifiers Pose Major Fire Hazard

Millions of people in the United States have a recalled dehumidifier and have no idea about the risk of it burning their house down.

/ December 30, 2016
Deep Fried Turkey

Exploding Turkey Warning Issued by Fire Experts

Last year, millions of people decided to deep fry their turkeys. Some of them burned their house down at the same time. Fire experts want you to know these safety tips to fry your bird.

/ November 24, 2016
GoPro Karma Drone Recall

Videos Show Recalled GoPro Karma Drone Falling From Sky

No one was injured, but videos show a person nearly being hit by a falling GoPro Karma drone. It's a good thing the recall was voluntary, because no government agency has authority over drone recalls.

/ November 14, 2016
E-cigarette battery explosion

Exploding E-Cig Video Goes Viral

CCTV cameras caught dramatic footage of an e-cigarette battery exploding in the pocket of a nightclub owner in France.

/ November 10, 2016