Tram derails & overturns in Lisbon, sending 26 rush-hour passengers to hospital (VIDEO)

At least 28 people have been injured after a tram derailed and flipped over in the Portuguese capital during Friday evening rush hour, Portuguese emergency services have reported. The electric vehicle derailed in the Lapa district of Lisbon at around 6:00pm, at a curve at the base of a steep hill, before striking a building […]

At least 3 people killed when a truck carrying passengers in cargo bed overturns while fleeing from Border Patrol

Google Maps At least three people are dead and multiple people are injured in a rollover crash that involved a chase with Border Patrol. A truck was reportedly carrying passengers in the cargo bed when it crashed. 3 people had major injuries and 5 other had minor injuries, Cal Fire San Diego said. One of […]

Judge overturns $417M verdict over Johnson & Johnson baby powder

Enlarge / Johnson’s baby powder, stocked at a supermarket shelf in Alhambra, California. (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images) A judge has thrown out a $ 417 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson, which came about when a jury sided with a terminally ill plaintiff who said that Johnson’s baby powder caused her ovarian cancer. On Friday, […]

38, mostly children, injured as tour bus overturns in northern Turkey (PHOTOS)

Published time: 16 Jul, 2017 11:31 Dozens of passengers, most of them children from Georgia, were injured after a Bulgaria-bound tour bus veered off the road in northern Turkey, the state-run news agency and local media report. The bus, which was carrying around 38 passengers – including members of a Georgian children’s dance band – […]

Supreme Court overturns Lexmark’s patent win on used printer cartridges

Enlarge / Lexmark printer cartridges in a Staple’s store in New York. (credit: Photo by Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images) The US Supreme Court voted 7-1 to place more limits on the rights of patent-holders, striking down a decision by the nation’s top patent court for the second time in two weeks. In Impression Products v. Lexmark International, the justices’ […]

Judge overturns life sentences for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo

Davis Turner/Reuters A federal judge on Friday tossed out life prison terms for one of two men convicted in a deadly Washington, area shooting spree, saying he must be re-sentenced in light of a US Supreme Court ruling, the Washington Post reported. Lee Boyd Malvo, 32, was one of two men found guilty in the […]