lung injury

The First Person Has Died As A Result Of The Recent Vaping Lung Injury...

Illinois officials reported on Friday that a patient with severe lung damage linked to vaping has died, the latest news in an...

Johnson & Johnson Is The First Drugmaker To Be Held Responsible For The Opioid...

Johnson & Johnson was ordered to pay $572 million toward ending the opioid epidemic in Oklahoma, the first time a judge has...
Drunk Driving

Drunk Driving Could Rise With Emerging ‘Smart’ Cars

Drunk driving might be eradicated with true autonomous cars. Meanwhile, Level 3 semi-autonomous cars might make it worse. 
Hacker Claims He Can ‘Turn Off 25,000 Cars’ At The Push Of A Button

Hacker Claims He Can ‘Turn Off 25,000 Cars’ At The Push Of A Button

Every day millions of us rely on tech to protect our cars from thieves. Immobilizers, for instance, ensure only the owner of...
Tropical Storm Dorian

Tropical Storm Dorian could become a hurricane by Tuesday as it threatens Puerto Rico

Another menacing storm is on track to slam the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico, an island still grappling with the devastation of Hurricane...
amazon

Brazil has seen 100,000 fire alerts in 10 days, but it’s not just the...

Scientists have recorded more than 76,000 fires in Brazil so far this year, but the problem isn't confined to one country.
tiktok

A Chinese TikTok video shows a woman paying for vending machine items with no...

A TikTok video spotted by Chinese technology expert Matthew Brennan shows how facial recognition is seeping into everyday life in China.
amazon

Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate

Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, and scientists warn that it could strike a devastating blow to...
billionaire

Alibaba billionaire Joseph Tsai is buying out the Brooklyn Nets and the Barclay Center...

Billionaire Alibaba cofounder Joseph Tsai is taking full ownership of the Brooklyn Nets, he announced in a statement August 16.
NYPD Fired The Officer Who Killed Eric Garner

NYPD Fired The Officer Who Killed Eric Garner

New York Police Department has fired officer Daniel Pantaleo, more than five years after he killed Eric Garner by placing him in...
An 8-hour standoff ended with 6 Philadelphia officers shot.

An 8-hour standoff ended with 6 Philadelphia officers shot.

For hours, bullets flew and gunpowder wafted through the streets of North Philadelphia.Police officers trying to serve a narcotics warrant entered a row house in the...
Conor McGregor

Video shows UFC’s Conor McGregor punching elderly man over whiskey shot

Even by Conor McGregor standards, this is pretty low. Video obtained by TMZ shows a man identified as the UFC star...

Nebraska university is latest school to offer cannabis courses for career-minded professionals

A private Nebraska university is the newest school to offer a training program for students interested in careers in the cannabis industry....
algae

Blue Green Algae Can Poison Your Dog

Dog owners have reported this summer that their pets became fatally ill after swimming in freshwater lakes and ponds, apparently after ingesting...
Johann Rupert

Johann Rupert’s Richemont Warehouse Robbed Of $19.5 Million In Jewelry

A company owned by South African billionaire Johann Rupert was hit by jewelry thieves on Friday night. According to a report by South...
El Paso Massacre

Mother Of The El Paso Shooting Suspect Called Police Before The Attack

Mother of the El Paso, Texas, mass shooting suspect called police about her son just weeks before...
Cyntoia Brown was released from a Tennessee prison today.

Cyntoia Brown was released from a Tennessee prison today.

Cyntoia Brown was released from prison early Wednesday morning after being granted clemency in January by then-Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, according to the Tennessee...

Hundreds Of Starved Reindeer Found Dead In Norway, Climate Change Blamed

Researchers from the Norwegian Polar Institute have found more than 200 dead reindeer during their survey of Svalbard this year. The group has mapped...
asap rocky

A$AP Rocky Told Swedish Court He Tried To Defuse The Fight

A$AP Rocky told a Swedish courtroom on Thursday that he acted in self-defense after trying to defuse a "scary" situation that turned...
trump administration

The Trump Administration Plans To Let Pharmacies Import Cheap Canadian Drugs

The Trump administration signaled Wednesday it will allow cheaper prescription drugs from Canada to be imported into the US, a reversal of...