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Driver in fatal accident charged

The driver in the fatal accident that killed a 20-year-old bicyclist has been charged with drunken driving and vehicular homicide, according to Rome Police. Jasmine Finch, age 20, of Rome, was identified Friday as the victim in the fatal accident at the intersection

Driver in fatal accident charged2020-05-23T03:54:04-04:00

DA: Street racing led to double fatal pedestrian crash in Lowell, driver charged

A 26-year-old man was allegedly racing Thursday night when he lost control and struck two pedestrians, killing them both, the Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan’s office said Friday. The double fatal crash occurred around 6:30 p.m. on Pawtucket Boulevard, according to the DA.

DA: Street racing led to double fatal pedestrian crash in Lowell, driver charged2020-05-22T16:43:47-04:00

2 teens dead, another seriously injured in Wellesley crash

Two teenagers died Wednesday night after a serious crash in Wellesley, according to police. A truck veered off Route 9 and hit a stone wall at 7:30 p.m. One victim, identified as 18-year-old Patrick Cash, was ejected from the truck and pronounced dead at the

2 teens dead, another seriously injured in Wellesley crash2020-04-23T18:43:47-04:00

Furniture giant Ikea kept selling a dresser it knew was dangerous to children

Over the past decade, Ikea’s tip-prone dressers have killed six children, forcing the retail giant to recall millions of bureaus worldwide and pay at least $96 million in settlements to grieving families. But last year, when another Ikea dresser no longer met safety standards, the company didn’t rush

Furniture giant Ikea kept selling a dresser it knew was dangerous to children2020-03-12T16:59:31-04:00

James Swartz Discusses the Challenges on the Incline Sleeper Recall

James Swartz Discusses Inclined Sleeper Recall Consumers should stop using all inclined sleepers – even models that have not been recalled – because of the risk of accidental suffocation, federal safety regulators said Friday. The warning from the

James Swartz Discusses the Challenges on the Incline Sleeper Recall2020-05-06T15:52:52-04:00

Fake and dangerous kids products are turning up for sale on Amazon

The listing on Amazon (AMZN) described it as a "4 in 1 Baby car seat and Stroller" and featured images of a popular brand called Doona, including a photo of the US President's daughter, Ivanka Trump, with hers. Listed for $299, this copycat  was $200 cheaper than a real

Fake and dangerous kids products are turning up for sale on Amazon2019-12-26T17:25:05-04:00

T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods sold 19 different products after they were recalled

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission is warning the public that T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods sold 19 different recalled products after they were recalled between 2014 and 2019. About 1,200 units of recalled products that pose the risk for infant fatalities, fires, burns, choking, falls,

T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods sold 19 different products after they were recalled2019-12-05T08:50:25-04:00

Stop using all inclined sleepers, warns federal safety agency as death toll hits 73

Consumers should stop using all inclined sleepers – even models that have not been recalled – because of the risk of accidental suffocation, federal safety regulators said Friday. The warning from the Consumer Product Safety Commission comes after months of controversy over the popular infant-sleeping

Stop using all inclined sleepers, warns federal safety agency as death toll hits 732019-11-08T08:34:32-04:00

2nd vaping-related death in Mass. confirmed, DPH says

A second death from vaping-related illness has been confirmed in Massachusetts, according to the Department of Public Health. Mass. DPH announced Wednesday morning that a second person had died of an illness related to vaping. Officials say the person is a woman in her 40s from

2nd vaping-related death in Mass. confirmed, DPH says2019-11-01T21:50:55-04:00

First vaping-related death reported in Mass.

Massachusetts health officials on Monday revealed that a woman in her 60s from Hampshire County was the state’s first known vaping-related death, the latest victim in a nationwide outbreak of potentially fatal lung ailments apparently caused by the smoking products. An initial report indicated the

First vaping-related death reported in Mass.2019-10-08T20:02:07-04:00

Fisher-Price issues product warning after 10 infant deaths reported

Fisher-Price and the Consumer Product Safety Commission today issued a product warning after multiple reports of infant deaths in a Fisher-Price product. SOURCE: Consumer Product Safety Commission Fisher-Price and the Consumer Product Safety Commission today issued a product warning after multiple reports of infant deaths

Fisher-Price issues product warning after 10 infant deaths reported2019-04-09T10:56:37-04:00