Two dead, dozens injured in Florida charter bus crash

By Christopher Tuffley www.newssun.com   SEBRING --Two fatalities have been confirmed by the Florida Highway Patrol in the charter bus crash that occurred at 2:15 p.m. Monday afternoon on U. S. 27 at the intersection with Lake Francis…

FDA Reportedly Finds Diabetes Drug Avandia Can Hurt Heart

February 20, 2010 Reuters WASHINGTON —  Confidential U.S. government reports recommend that GlaxoSmithKline Plc's diabetes drug Avandia be pulled from the market because it can hurt the heart, The New York Times reported on Friday.…

School Closed After Teacher Shocked In Electrical Accident At Work

Posted February 20, 2010 By Ben Sosenko NBCConnecticut.com     A school in Winsted will be shut down for the next three school days, after a classroom accident sent a 5th grade teacher to the Bridgeport Burn Unit.   Kristy…

Phila. Officer Charged in I-95 Accident that Injured State Trooper

Posted February 20, 2010 By KYW's Michelle Durham An off -duty Philadelphia Police officer is under arrest in connection with the accident on I-95 that injured a Pennsylvania State Police trooper in the line of duty early Saturday morning.…

Sampson church roof collapse kills worker

Posted Friday, February 19. 2010 www.Fayobserver.com   CLINTON - One person is dead and two more were in critical condition after the trusses of a church roof under construction collapsed Thursday afternoon.   Sampson County Interim…

Worker Killed in West Milwaukee Industrial Accident

By Jay Sorgi, www.620WTMJ.com February 16, 2010   WEST MILWAUKEE - West Milwaukee Police say they are on the scene of an industrial accident in the village where at least one worker has died.   Ambulance crews, police and someone…

Toyota Fatal Accident Complaints Rising

Reported by Newsroom Solutions February 15, 2010   Toyota is suffering yet another potentially costly blow related to the vehicles it makes.   Federal agencies are seeing a sudden spike in the number of fatal accident complaints…

Toyota issues another recall for failing brakes and leaking brake tubes

The dent in Toyota’s reputation deepened Tuesday when the reeling auto giant announced two more recalls to eliminate the possibility of momentarily failing brakes in hybrids and leaking brake tubes in another model.   Toyota said…

Toyota knew about sticking accelerator and floor mat entrapment since 2007 but didn't issue the recall until recently

Recently, Toyota announced two safety recalls that cover some of its models. Both recall campaigns address conditions related to the accelerator pedal. The first recall, "Floor Mat Entrapment," regards the potential for an unsecured or incompatible…

Middletown, Connecticut power plant blast kills 5 and injures at least 12 as a result of the gas explosion

February 7, 2010   Middletown, Connecticut (CNN) -- Five people were killed and at least 12 were injured in a gas explosion Sunday at an under-construction power plant in central Connecticut, local officials said.   Residents up…