Headlines

CDC reports Salmonella-tainted turkey affecting consumers on the verge Thanksgiving

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report indicating Salmonella has been the cause of over 165 illnesses, including one death, due to tainted turkey products.

CDC warns not to take your children to ‘chickenpox parties’

A recent Colorado story on 'chickenpox parties' prompted the CDC to remind parents that chickenpox is a highly contagious and sometimes fatal disease that is easily prevented by vaccination.

Over 2 million pounds of taquitos recalled across the country

Ruiz Food Products, Inc. recalls over 2 million pounds of ready-to-eat beef and chicken taquito products from distributors nationwide due to a potential Salmonella and Listeria outbreak.

MA set to vote on upholding transgender rights in November

A bill from 2016 that protects transgender individuals in the state of Massachusetts from discrimination in public spaces is being challenged by anti-transgender activists.

Lady Gaga delivers heartfelt call-to-action at Hollywood awards ceremony

Lady Gaga spoke as one of ELLE’s Women in Hollywood event this week to the tune of mental health and surviving sexual assault.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died at age 65

The billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, Paul Allen, died at age 65 from non-Hodgin's lymphoma on Monday and left a legacy in his wake.

Science

Rock n play recalled over infant deaths

Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper Recalled Over Infant Deaths

The Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper has been tied to at least 32 infant deaths since 2011. Yet for a time, the product still...
tristar power pressure cooker xl lawsuit

Johnson // Becker, PLLC Files Another Set of Lawsuits Against Tristar...

SOURCE Johnson // Becker, PLLC The lawsuits allege that Tristar Innovative Products, Inc., the manufacturer of the Power Pressure Cooker XL, misrepresented the safety of its...

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Environment

Cuba proposes same-sex marriage to constitution

In a new effort to protect LBGT citizens, Cuba recently proposed an amendment to its constitution that would allow for same-sex marriage. Lawmakers, 600 to...

A dangerous asteroid will hit Earth? Astronomers talk about probablity

There is a 100 percent certainty that a giant asteroid capable of wiping out all or most of life on Earth will strike our...

Trump blocks Broadcom hostile bid to Qualcomm

President Donald Trump ordered the Singapore-based company Broadcom to cease its attempts to buy the US company Qualcomm, for which it had launched a...

Post-Castro in Cuba

The election of a successor to Raoul Castro and a new Council of State in Cuba next month will mark the coming to power...

Health

Rock n play recalled over infant deaths

Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper Recalled Over Infant Deaths

The Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper has been tied to at least 32 infant deaths since 2011. Yet for a time, the product still...
tristar power pressure cooker xl lawsuit

Johnson // Becker, PLLC Files Another Set of Lawsuits Against Tristar...

SOURCE Johnson // Becker, PLLC The lawsuits allege that Tristar Innovative Products, Inc., the manufacturer of the Power Pressure Cooker XL, misrepresented the safety of its...

Newest report warns to expect more catastrophic events like ravaging wildfires...

The newest report on climate change in the United States warns that catastrophic events like wildfires will continue to occur at triple the size should the nation continue denying the environmental threat.

Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti arrested on suspicion of domestic assault

On Wednesday, well-known celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti was arrested on suspicion of felony domestic assault, though both he and his two ex-wives deny the charges by the LAPD.

Marvel Comics icon, Stan Lee, died at 95

Stan Lee, the creator and later curator of Marvel Comics that gave generations of entertainment through comic books, movies and television shows, passed away at 95 years old.