Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Tag: reports

US reports highest number of rabies deaths in a decade

Five Americans died of rabies last year — the largest number in a decade — and health officials said Thursday that some of the people didn’t realize they had been infected or refused life-saving...

Kentucky tornado causes train derailment, reports say

A tornado caused the derailment of a CSX freight train on Friday night in Kentucky, resulting in damage to multiple houses, according to reports. The derailment occurred in Earlington, Hopkins County. There were no...

California school officials alert parents to sale of addictive new drug: reports

California school officials are warning parents about a new addictive street drug called “Paint.”  According to KOVR-TV, administrators at Mesa Verde High School in Citrus Heights sent a letter to parents regarding students secretly...

Amazon warehouse deaths, injuries confirmed in Illinois after collapse during severe storm: reports

An unknown number of Amazon workers in Illinois were killed and others injured Friday night when a warehouse collapsed during a severe storm that moved through the St. Louis area, according to reports.  Apparent tornadoes and...

Glenn Foster, former NFL player, dead at 31; was in Alabama police custody: reports

Glenn Foster, a former defensive lineman for the NFL’s New Orleans Saints, died in law enforcement custody in Alabama earlier this week, according to reports. Foster, 31, died Monday after being taken to jail...

Oklahoma to hire Brent Venables as head football coach: reports

Oklahoma has reportedly found its new football coach after Lincoln Riley departed for USC last week. The Sooners will hire Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables to replace the spot vacated by Riley, according to...

San Francisco Chronicle journalist robbed at gunpoint while on assignment: reports

A newspaper photographer on assignment in the San Francisco Bay Area was robbed at gunpoint.  The photographer for the San Francisco Chronicle was robbed of two cameras around 3:30 p.m. Friday in the 1400...

Amazon- and Ford-backed Rivian delays deliveries of R1S SUVs, reports say

Rivian Aujtomotive Inc., the EV producer backed by Amazon Inc., Ford Motor Co. and others, has started notifying customers who have reserved the R1S SUV of delivery delays, media outlets reported on Wednesday. Shares...

Consumer Reports 2021 auto reliability survey: How Tesla, EVs fared

A Tesla Model X at a charging station in Beijing, China. Meghan Reeder | CNBC Lexus was rated the most reliable automaker in Consumer Reports’ 2021 Auto Reliability Report, followed by Mazda and Toyota,...

Lexus, Toyota, Mazda top Consumer Reports reliability survey again

Japanese auto brands Lexus, Mazda and Toyota once again snagged the top three spots in Consumer Reports’ annual Auto Reliability Report, with Lexus edging out Mazda as the most reliable. Asian brands accounted for...