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    • Trucker Killed In South Texas Crash

      Trucker Killed In South Texas Crash

      An 18-wheeler rolled over on a curve killing a Shreveport man on Tuesday.
      The man, identified as Walter Graham, 72, died at the scene when the cab of his truck was crushed in the accident,…

    • Glass Mugs Recalled By IKEA Stores

      Glass Mugs Recalled By IKEA Stores

      IKEA, working in consultation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Health Canada, is recalling RUND clear glass mugs, because they can break during using posing a…

    • Boy Dies After Choking On Marshmallow

      Boy Dies After Choking On Marshmallow

      A Victoria boy, 9, died after choking on a marshmallow. The fourth-grader was assembling ingredients to prepare s’mores for his class when he collapsed after telling his teacher he…

    • Portable Generator Deaths During Hurricanes

      Portable Generator Deaths During Hurricanes

      Hurricanes can be deadly for many reasons. Some deaths will be caused by portable generators. Most people are not aware that a portable generator can produce several hundred times the carbon…

    • CPSC – Target Corp. To Pay $600,000 Civil Penalty

      CPSC – Target Corp. To Pay $600,000 Civil Penalty

      Target Corp. denies any wrongdoing but has agreed to pay a $600,000 civil penalty to resolve claims that it knowingly violated the federal lead paint ban on toys.
      The tenative penalty would…

    • Good Neigh Bears Recalled By State Farm Due to Choking Hazard

      Good Neigh Bears Recalled By State Farm Due to Choking Hazard

      State Farm, in conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), announced a voluntary recall of State Farm Good Neigh Bears because the plastic eyes on the bear can detach,…

    • House Fires – Time Change Is Time to Change Smoke Alarm Batteries

      House Fires – Time Change Is Time to Change Smoke Alarm Batteries

      At 2:00 a.m. Sunday, November 2, 2008, Daylight Savings Time ends. Remember to set your clock back 1 hour. However, now is a good time to change the batteries in your home’s smoke…

    • Seat belt may have saved a life

      Seat belt may have saved a life

      A 37-year old Robstown man died after he apparently lost control of his Dodge ram truck and veered off the road causing the truck to roll. He was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the…

    • Chinese Products with Melamine Continue to Cause Deaths of Animals

      Chinese Products with Melamine Continue to Cause Deaths of Animals

      Chinese products containing the chemical melamine continue to cause deaths of animals. It is believed that melamine is being added to products to artifically raise nitrogen levels which makes the…

    • Early morning car accident takes life of passenger

      Early morning car accident takes life of passenger

      An early morning car accident on October 12, 2008, took the life of 19-year old passenger Tray Lynn Dabney. The driver in the one-vehicle accident, Barbara Cox, was taken to Matagorda General…