Errors made by doctors and operating room staff at NYU Langone Medical Center lead to a patient catching fire during surgery, a state investigation has found. The incident took place in December 2014, when a medical instrument mistakenly reacted with oxygen in the room, creating a spark that escalated into a surgical fire that involved the patient. [ more › ]
Maggie Stiefvater would like to clear something up: She did not set John Green’s car on fire. John Green’s car just happened to catch fire as they were racing along a track in Minnesota after the The Fault in Our Stars author challenged her on Twitter. “I remember that I ... More »
A nuclear submarine caught fire at a dock in Russia's Far East.
Security camera footage captures the shocking incident.
Plenty of materials take the heated edge of a laser beam quite well, but many others don’t. Some release toxic fumes; others catch fire easily. For all the materials that don’t cut well (PVC and FR4, we’re looking at you!) and for those that do (hello, acrylic and Delrin) they’re each reacting to the heat of the laser beam in different ways. Show More Summary
Servicing a Ferrari can sometimes cost as much as an entirely new car. And then there’s their apparent propensity to catch fire. But out of adversity comes opportunity, and Eric Hutchinson embraced the former to create the latter when he bought a fire-damaged 1978 Ferrari 308 GTS and converted it to electric power using three […]
Ma’an News Agency | – – BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — An explosive device caused an Israeli bus to catch fire on Monday evening in southern Jerusalem, injuring 21, Israeli security sources said. Israeli…
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Consider this one massive missed connection. Match.com is catching fire on Twitter this week for an ad that's quite offensive to the freckle-faced populous. The ad, which was posted in London tube stations, features an up-close photo of a model with freckles and red hair. Show More Summary
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“Would the owner of the superyacht Positive Energy please swallow the naming irony and tow your boat out of the marina; it’s on fire.” Read more...
Long-time readers of War Is Boring know where we stand on Lockheed Martin’s Joint Strike Fighter. The F-35 loses in dogfights, is billions of dollars over budget and just catches fire sometimes. This week on War College, Andrea Shalal, Reuters’ longtime aerospace correspondent, gives a counterpoint to the show’s very first...
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The U.S. consumer safety authority is recalling about 20,000 Ivanka Trump-branded women's scarves over concerns they could catch fire and injure their wearers, the agency said Wednesday.
The bus was traveling southbound, and the fire was reported around 6:38 a.m. [ more › ]
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This is Courtney Stodden at her most interesting -- setting herself on fire. Seriously. She was attempting some sort of seance on Periscope Sunday night when she apparently unwittingly dipped her bleach blonde hair into a burning candle. You gotta…
Around fifty people have been moved out of the Defense Ministry headquarters in downtown Moscow after a fire broke out on the second floor of the building, RIA Novosti reported citing a military source on Sunday.
Just when you think you’ve heard all of the news from the New York Auto Show, something jumps out to surprise us. In this case, it is a video of a Porsche 911 Turbo that evidently caught on fire Thursday morning at the Sprawling complex. Show More Summary
The 993 was in the Javits Center for the DUB Show Tour.