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    The Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) coordinated the seventh wave of the multi-agency crime suppression and street racing enforcement detail this past weekend on June 11-13.  Governor Brian Kemp continues to support the multi-agency efforts of the Georgia State Patrol, Motor Carrier Compliance Division, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Department...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The COVID-19 pandemic is having a major impact across the world and also in cities across Northern California. The latest number of confirmed cases in the U.S. can be found at the CDC's 2019 Novel Coronavirus in the U.S. page. (The CDC updates the webpage on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.)Join anchor Kristen Sze for ABC7's daily...
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday advised healthcare providers against using certain syringes and needles manufactured by the Chinese-based medical device company Guangdong Haiou Medical Apparatus Co, citing patient safety concerns. According to Reuters, the FDA received information about functional issues including incidents of needles breaking off and getting stuck in patients' arms as well as accidental needlestick injuries. A pharmacist confirmed to Reuters that...
    Washington, DC (CNN Business)The US Consumer Product Safety Commission warned Americans Wednesday not to fill plastic bags with gasoline as a fuel shortage strikes the East Coast.The Colonial Pipeline, which transports about 45% of the fuel consumed on the East Coast, has been shut down since Friday following a ransomware attack. Gas stations have fuel outages in 11 states and...
    The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) on Wednesday advised consumers to not "fill plastic bags with gasoline" as fuel shortages and long lines brought on by the Colonial Pipeline shutdown spread in the Southeast. "Do not fill plastic bags with gasoline," the agency tweeted in a lengthy thread. "Use only containers approved for fuel." Use only containers approved for fuel.— US...
    A woman fills her vehicle with gasoline. AP Images The US Consumer Product Safety Commission on Wednesday gave some common-sense advice about what people should use to store gasoline amid a fuel shortage impacting the south and east coast.  "Do not fill plastic bags with gasoline," the agency said in a tweet.  In subsequent posts, the agency shared tips...
    New York (CNN Business)You would think that federal safety regulators would have broad powers to order the recall of products they find dangerous or even deadly. You would be wrong.Agencies such as the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration typically can only request — not demand — that companies order a recall when problems arise....
    By Chris Isidore and Jordan Valinsky, CNN (CNN) — Peloton recalled its Tread+ and Tread treadmills Wednesday, and the company admitted it was wrong to fight the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s request that it do so. READ MORE: Peloton CEO Issues Consumer Warning About Tread+ Treadmills After Fatal Accident Involving Child About 125,000 treadmills are included in the recall. The...
    Getty Malik Hooker runs after a member of Washington. The Detroit Lions filled out a ton of needs in the 2021 NFL Draft, but not everything can be accomplished in one draft, especially when a team is operating with a limited number of picks. Detroit managed to do as best as they could to fill needs of a...
    After a fatal crash in Texas last week involving a Tesla with no one behind the wheel raised interest in self-driving cars, multiple federal agencies are investigating the electric car company. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a federal auto safety agency, is investigating the crash. The agency also revealed on Thursday that it has opened nearly 30 investigations...
    A day before a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) committee is set to meet regarding the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, the agency’s director said she is "really hopeful" that the one-shot jab "can be used again soon." Speaking to TODAY, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, whose agency along with the FDA recommended a pause in the vaccine’s rollout after...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has completed its inspection of the Baltimore-based Johnson & Johnson vaccine maker Emergent BioSolutions Tuesday and “cited a number of observations concerning whether the facility’s processes met our requirements and standards.” The FDA has been inspecting the company’s Bayview facility after it was reported that due to “human error” 15 million...
    In this article PTONMaggie Lu uses a Peloton Tread treadmill during CES 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 11, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.Ethan Miller | Getty ImagesA public dispute with a federal agency over safety concerns and a chilling video of a child being dragged under a treadmill are threatening the community that Peloton has built....
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The federal agency in charge of offshore oil and gas environmental enforcement doesn’t have a strong inspection program for working pipelines and doesn’t adequately make sure companies clean and bury those no longer in use, a federal watchdog office says. Although cleaning and pulling up unused pipelines is supposed to be the rule, federal regulators...
    More On: peloton Treadmill of terror: Horrifying moment a child gets pulled under a $4K Peloton Feds urge parents to stop using Peloton treadmill after child death Coming up short: Peloton’s height requirement leaves some users in the lurch Treadmill of death: Child killed in ‘tragic accident’ involving Peloton Shares of Peloton tumbled on Monday after the US government...
    NEW YORK -- A federal consumer safety agency is warning Americans to immediately stop using Peloton's Tread+, a treadmill linked to at least one child death.The Consumer Product Safety Commission published a release Saturday, noting that it is aware of at least "39 incidents," including a death reported in March and injuries to small children and a pet.The CPSC stated...
    WASHINGTON (CNN) — A U.S. government agency issued an “urgent warning” for users of Peloton’s Tread+ following multiple dangerous incidents with the machine, including a child’s death. In a news release Saturday, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said it has become aware of 39 accidents involving the treadmill, including “multiple reports of children becoming entrapped, pinned, and pulled under” the...
    Peloton is fighting a federal safety recall and has allegedly delayed an investigation into potential safety problems it was revealed that a child died and others were injured in accidents on its treadmills last month, it has been reported. Federal regulators told the Washington Post that the Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued an administrative subpoena requiring Peloton to name the child with...
    The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said Tuesday it is investigating complaints of airbags failing to deploy in late-model General Motors vehicles, mostly full-size pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles. The NHTSA said the investigation would include nearly 750,000 Chevrolet, Cadillac and GMC vehicles from the 2020 and 2021 model years. In documents posted to the agency's website,...
    DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s highway safety agency is investigating complaints that the air bags may not inflate in a crash on thousands of General Motors vehicles. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the probe covers nearly 750,000 Chevrolet, Cadillac and GMC vehicles from the 2020 and 2021 model years. Most are full-size pickup trucks and SUVs. READ...
    While studies regarding COVID-19 vaccine safety in pregnant women are ongoing, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the White House’s chief medical advisor, said that there doesn’t appear to be any concerns for now. "Those studies are going to be done soon, and some are ongoing right now, but for pregnant women who have already taken it, after the emergency use authorization, there...
    Travel is taking flight this spring. The Transportation Security Administration reported more than 1.5 million people were screened during Easter weekend at airport checkpoints on Friday, a record since last March around the time the coronavirus started becoming widespread in the U.S.  A Transportation Security Administration agent hands a passport back to a traveler as she screens travelers, at a...
    DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s road safety agency has opened two investigations into problems with Volkswagen vehicles, including one that alleges serious gasoline leaks under the hood. Details of the probes, which cover nearly 215,000 vehicles, were posted Friday on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website. The largest investigation covers more than 191,000 VW Atlas SUVs from the...
    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has thrown out a rule allowing pork plants to speed up production lines because the U.S. Department of Agriculture didn’t properly consider the risks to workers. The judge in Minnesota ruled Wednesday that the agency’s Food Safety and Inspection Service didn’t follow proper procedures before President Donald Trump’s administration issued the rule in...
    A rare high risk for tornadoes is issued for the South -- the second time in a week Boulder shooting suspect makes first court appearance as community grieves This isn't the Dallas Cowboys we've all become accustomed to, defensively speaking. They're suddenly valuing the safety position with reckless abandon that's long been absent in North Texas, and it's created...
    Jaquiski Tartt remains a free agent while the 49ers sign up a different veteran safety: Tavon Wilson. Wilson, 31, has agreed to a one-year deal, the NFL Network reported. He played last season with the Indianapolis Colts after four years with the Detroit Lions and his first four with the New England Patriots. Wilson adds depth to a...
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    (Reuters) - NASA said on Thursday it had signed an agreement with billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX that would focus on avoiding collisions between the agency's spacecraft and the rocket company's large constellation of satellites. The agreement would enhance data sharing between NASA and Starlink, SpaceX's space internet venture, to ensure both parties are fully aware of the exact location of...
    AMSTERDAM, Mar 18 (.) – The European Union’s drug watchdog said on Thursday it remains convinced that the benefits of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine outweigh the risks following an investigation into reports of blood disorders that led to more than a dozen countries to suspend its use. The news came as the director of the European Medicines Agency (EMA), Emer Cooke,...
    By David Shepardson | Reuters WASHINGTON – The U.S. auto safety agency said on Monday it is investigating a crash in Detroit on Thursday involving a Tesla that became wedged underneath a tractor-trailer and left a passenger in critical condition. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Monday it is “aware of the violent crash that occurred on...
    Getty Keanu Neal has garnered interest from the Minnesota Vikings in free agency. The Minnesota Vikings made a splash in free agency by signing the top defensive tackle available in former New York Giants run-stuffer Dalvin Tomlinson to a lucrative contract. And that could just be the start of big moves made this offseason to bolster the defense....
    The U.S. government's highway safety agency is sending a team to Detroit to investigate a crash involving a Tesla that drove beneath a semitrailer. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday night that a special crash investigation team will go to the city to investigate Thursday's "violent crash" in which two people were injured, at least one critically. ...
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. auto safety agency said on Monday it is investigating a crash in Detroit on Thursday involving a Tesla that became wedged underneath a tractor-trailer and reportedly left a woman in critical condition. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Monday it is "aware of the violent crash that occurred on March 11 in...
    Getty John Johnson running after a fumble recovery. The Detroit Lions are thinking about how to improve their team ahead of the 2021 season, and one of the biggest spots on the team that needs help is the defense. Detroit’s been bad as a whole at that spot for the last few seasons, and a big reason has...
    If the Dallas Cowboys have one shocking move in them for NFL free agency, they should consider signing safety Anthony Harris. Time for the Dallas Cowboys to shore up their defense. After watching the unit allow a litany of points last season, owner/general manager Jerry Jones could reasonable target any level of his defense for a big move. However, no...
    Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill tweeted a vague message that has Kansas City wondering if good news is coming to the secondary. Does Chiefs’ safety Juan Thornhill know something we don’t? He started 16 games as a rookie, tallying 58 tackles and three interceptions, including a touchdown return. Unfortunately, he tore his ACL in the final game of the regular season....
    GLENDALE, ARIZONA – OCTOBER 25: Cornerback Patrick Peterson #21 of the Arizona Cardinals celebrates in the end zone his interception of a pass by quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth quarter of the game at State Farm Stadium on October 25, 2020 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Cornerbacks are key to a...
    The New York Jets might have another Jamal Adams situation on their hands.  Star safety Marcus Maye is set to become a free agent later this month and, according to his agent, he’s not so pleased with how contract negotiations have been going.  COWBOYS’ DAK PRESCOTT LOOKING FOR PATRICK MAHOMES MONEY: REPORT ESPN reported Tuesday that the Jets could have...
    More On: new york jets Jets cut disappointing lineman Where Jets can turn for desperately needed running-back upgrade Jets have big decision to make with star safety Sam Darnold’s friends aren’t sure Jets return is what’s best Things are getting ugly between the Jets and their safety in contract negotiations. Sound familiar? A year after a contract standoff with...
    The nation's enforcer of safety in the workplace hasn't done enough to protect workers during the coronavirus outbreak, according to a watchdog report released Tuesday.  During six months since the widespread outbreak of COVID-19 last year, inspections by the Occupational Health and Safety Administration, the agency that regulates workplace safety, dropped by half — even as safety complaints to...
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has appointed a retired FBI agent to head the state’s police safety certification and training agency. Jerry Granderson will start as director of the Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training on March 22, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported. He retired in April after nearly 23 years with the FBI. Police training is...
    ADRIAN, Mich. (AP) — State inspectors have fined a southern Michigan prison for violating COVID-19 workplace safety rules last summer. The Gus Harrison prison in Adrian flunked social distancing rules for workers at lunch and did not identify all close contacts for employees who tested positive, among other violations, the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration said. The agency ordered...