Crews have temporarily halted their search for a quarry worker who remains missing after a silo collapsed in Loudoun County this morning in order to shore up the unstable structure. The 80-foot silo held a very fine powder used to make asphalt.
Several national retailers have agreed to halt the sales of life-like toy guns in New York. The push to regulate toy guns has increased since a Cleveland police officer fatally shot a 12-year-old boy who was holding a realistic airsoft gun.
Redskins General manager Scot McCloughan says a “thorough, thorough, thorough” vetting of Junior Galette left the team “very comfortable bringing him on board,” despite off-field problems that led the New Orleans Saints to cut the outside linebacker.
The city of Brotherly Love certainly did not live up to its name as a Canadian robot making its way across country, depending on help from strangers, met his demise in Philadelphia, its creators say.
If listening to messages seems like a waste of time, Apple is set to launch a service that could make them obsolete.
New technology, recently approved by the FDA, offers an effective therapy for sleep apnea, providing relief from a chronic problem that can be very dangerous if left untreated.
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