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October 21, 2016
  • The NHTSA has confirmed that a car crash death last month was linked to recalled Takata airbags.
  • The airbags suffer from a malfunction which cause them to explode open, ejecting shrapnel.
  • Takata has had to recall over 69 million of the devices in the U.S. alone.

A woman died last month as a...

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October 20, 2016
  • A scaffolding collapse at the 57th floor of the Echo building in Brickell, Miami occurred yesterday afternoon.
  • Several construction workers were hurt, and one person died as a result of the accident.
  • The deceased victim died due to a heart attack, suffered as he fled the falling debris.


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October 19, 2016
  • Today before 5:00 PM a major scaffolding collapse occurred in Brickell, Miami.
  • There were reportedly up to half a dozen people injured, and four of them were taken to a local hospital for treatment.
  • Miami’s mayor visited the scene, which is still under investigation.

Multiple people have been...

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October 18, 2016
  • A British crew member with Disney Cruises alleges that a coworker sexually assaulted her after an employees’ party.
  • The alleged perpetrator was arrested by police in Spain on Saturday and is awaiting trial.
  • If found guilty the alleged perpetrator faces 1 to 3 years in prison.

A crew member...

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October 17, 2016
  • More details have become available following a serious car crash involving a Miami-Dade police cruiser on October 7th.
  • Multiple adults and children were injured in the crash, including an officer.
  • One child, and the driver of the passenger vehicle, sustained serious injuries.  

A serious automobile crash involving a Miami-Dade police officer a...

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October 15, 2016
  • One person was killed, and another injured, in separate accidents at Port Everglades on Monday.
  • One woman was killed in a crash involving a golf cart she was driving and a large truck.
  • Another person was hurt when the truck he was driving rolled over.


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October 14, 2016
  • A metal pole on a cruise ship collided with a Boston area bridge on Wednesday.
  • On Friday morning the U.S. Army Crops of Engineers went to inspect the bridges at the Cape Cod Canal, where the collision occurred.
  • A spokesperson for the Corps of Engineers says that, according to the ship’s reported maximum height, there should have been room for it to clear the bridge.


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October 13, 2016
  • The family of 6-year-old Qwentyn Hunter, who drowned aboard a Carnival cruise ship in 2013, has sued the company.
  • The suit faults the company for not stationing lifeguards at its pools and Jacuzzis.
  • Hunter’s parents believe he could be alive today if there had been a lifeguard on duty.


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October 12, 2016
  • An Indian River County sheriff and sheriff’s deputy are being sued in connection with the death of an inmate.
  • The victim’s wife claims that he was assaulted while in police custody in a transport van.
  • The victim was found unresponsive after being transported to the county jail from the courthouse.

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October 11, 2016
  • Residents in the historic Italian city of Venice believe that cruise traffic has been a bane on the city.
  • Every year more cruise ship tourists visit the city than the number of residents calling Venice home.
  • Residents have taken to the sea to protest the ships.

The Italian City of Venice, famous throughout the world for its network of...

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