GENEVA (CBS Local) — Your job may be killing you. A new report from the United Nations says stress from work, excessive hours and occupational disease are responsible for nearly 2.8 million deaths every year. Another 374 million people are either injured on the job or get sick because of[…]Read more! Click here!
PEARLAND, Texas (CBS Local) — The parents of a Texas boy are “very upset” after a school administrator allegedly took a sharpie to their son’s head. It happened last week after seventh-grader Juelz Trice arrived at Berry Miller Junior High in Pearland with an “M” shape shaved into his fade[…]Read more! Click here!
MILWAUKEE (CBS Local) — A 10-year-old girl was injured when a janitor’s gun accidentally discharged at her school, authorities in Milwaukee said. Police say the janitor brought a firearm inside St. Josaphat’s Parish School on April 5, which discharged into a wall. Debris from the wall hit the student, causing[…]Read more! Click here!
OXFORD, Ala. (CBS Local) — An Alabama man’s message for young people went viral after he saw an elderly woman eating alone while he was out with his friends. Jamario Howard, of Lincoln, Alabama, was out eating with his friends over the weekend when he saw an elderly woman eating[…]Read more! Click here!
PHOENIX (CBS Local) — A resident at an Arizona treatment facility for sex offenders killed another resident because the victim’s radio was too loud, according to authorities. Police say Donald Fay Prather, 83, was playing his radio Tuesday at the Arizona Community Protection and Treatment Center when the patient next[…]Read more! Click here!
CAMPO, Calif. (CBS Local) — A group of neighbors in California say their freedoms are being limited when it comes to flying the American flag. David Chessmore, an Army Veteran who lives at Lake Morena RV Park in East San Diego County, says new rules regarding flags are imposing on[…]Read more! Click here!
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (CBS Local) — An Emirati woman who had been in a coma for 27 years recently woke up and called out her son’s name, The National reports. Munira Abdulla suffered serious brain injury in 1991 when the car she was riding in, driven by her brother-in-law,[…]Read more! Click here!
CHICAGO (AP) — A new study says Americans are becoming increasingly sedentary. They spend almost a third of their waking hours sitting down, and computer use is partly to blame. ALSO: Exercise, Sleep, Screens: New Guidelines For Children Under 5 Researchers found that over almost a decade, average daily sitting time[…]Read more! Click here!
OAKWOOD VILLAGE, Ohio (CBS Local) — A man who was smoking while using an oxygen tank outside of a nursing home died last week when his wheelchair caught fire, authorities in Ohio said. Police say Joseph Konopa walked outside the Grande Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation on April 17 to smoke[…]Read more! Click here!
SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Nearly 73,000 babies are born a year with the help of reproductive technology, including in vitro fertilzation, and now California may require health insurance to cover the treatment costs. AB 767 passed the Assembly Health committee Tuesday with an 11-2 vote (two Assemblymembers did not vote). This[…]Read more! Click here!