A 14-year-old dog alerted a sleeping family to a fire in their South Riding home which they then safely escaped.The dog warned the family — two adults and a child — who were asleep at the time the fire broke out about 6 a.m. Sunday in the two-story house in the 25900 block of Raflo Lane, according to firefighters in Loudoun County. Show More Summary
Agricultural organizations are voicing support for the bi-partisan Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act introduced in the U.S. House Wednesday by Reps. Mike Pompeo (R-KS) and G. K. Butterfield (D-NC). The bill includes a new provision to allow those who wish to label their products as GMO-free to do so by through an accredited certification process. Show More Summary
Making your own electronics projects is great, but after you get things actually working, you need to build a case for it to keep those electronics safe. Over on Make, they walk you through a simple way to make your own case with some cheap wood. Read more...
All six witnesses at Tuesday’s House Committee on Agriculture hearing argued against mandatory biotechnology labeling laws. Most of their testimony praised the efficiency they believe GE crops provide to farmers and enumerated the costs they say labeling would inflict on farmers, manufacturers and consumers. Show More Summary
To the editor: Providing a safe place for the young victims of sexual exploitation is not as simple as whether to house them in a locked or unlocked facility. ("L.A. County supervisors debate whether to lock up at-risk foster youth," March 21)
Next month we'll see how Daniel Espinosa fares with his latest thriller Child 44 starring Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman and Noomi Rapace (watch the trailer right here). But the director of Safe House is already looking ahead to his next project, and it's going to take him into the realm of sci-fi. Show More Summary
Lawmakers in the Arkansas house passed a bill Friday that would further restrict a minor’s ability to receive safe abortion care by tightening the state’s mandatory parental consent law. Image: Shutterstock The post Arkansas GOP Makes Obtaining Abortions for Teen Rape Survivors More Burdensome appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Manchester United appear to be improving as a unit week in, week out, but it’s safe to say they’re still far from the intimidating animal they once were—more of a house cat than a ferocious lion. However, the fact that they’re on the...Show More Summary
Spring is around the corner, and it's all about change. You shake off those winter blues and come alive again. You spring clean your house and your get rid of clutter in your closet. See ya, big winter sweaters, it's finally safe to venture outside again. Show More Summary
On April 2, RetroEpic Software’s PC puzzle game, A Day in the Woods, hits iOS for $4.99 with improved art, music, and new puzzles. The point of the game is to get to Granny’s house safely, which is difficult when the Big Bad Wolf is always nearby. Show More Summary
Sierra Leone's vice president says he is seeking asylum from the United States after soldiers came to his house and disarmed his security team. Samuel Sam-Sumana said he did not feel safe after top officials with the presidential guard informed him that his security team was being disarmed on orders...
It's 3 a.m., and your children are safe and asleep. But there's a computer in the White House, and it’s got mail. Who do you want answering that email?
Just when you thought it was safe to leave your house after winter... Life-sized @YasielPuig bobblehead invades @Dodgers game and your nightmares: http://t.co/H7bGrKmUpq pic.twitter.com/iM7vGKcYLq — Cut4 (@Cut4) March 9, 2015 Everyone should be allowed to do what they want in life, as long as their preferences don't cause pain to others. Show More Summary
Health happens where we live, work, play and learn. While we're born with inherited genes that endow us with health risks, social factors -- like safe housing, access to good food, education, social support, and access to technology -- profoundly influence whole health. Show More Summary
Spies are tricky bastards. They hide out in safe houses […]
I think it's safe to say that we all spent the weekend doing the same thing- binge watching Netflix's House of Cards. Part of me loves being able to watch the whole season at my own pace, and part of me hates that we have to wait a whole year for the next installment. Show More Summary
Is it every kid’s dream to go flying through the air, light as a bird, only to land safely on a soft surface? Perhaps. But that doesn’t mean that all of those inflatable bounce houses, castles, slides and other amusements are necessarily safe for children, and a federal agency is pointing to a rise in injuries on such attractions to … [More]
Even hermit crabs, it turns out, aren't safe from a housing crisis. In the above clip from the BBC show, "Life Story," several hermit crabs on a small Caribbean island off the coast of Belize are shown in their quest for suitable shelter,...Show More Summary
A committee of the UK’s House of Lords says drone owners should be required to sign up to a register. It’s one of a series of proposals outlined in an investigation into the safe use of unmanned aerial vehicles. In its ‘Civilian UseShow More Summary
By Jaime Ortega: The most anticipated fight in history is now less than 60 days from finally happening. Early housing bets in Vegas show a 2-1 bet in favor of Floyd Mayweather Jr, but Manny Pacquiao is [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com