October 2013 Archive

Oct 31, 2013

The Porch at Schenley, usually a peaceful spot, was alive with controversy after a dangerous foodborne illness sickened multiple customers and employees.

Oct 30, 2013

This is no Halloween trick—Giant Eagle recalled the popular holiday treat, candy corn. The grocery store chain also recalled several prepared food items.

Oct 28, 2013

A pair of teenage sisters face criminal charges after their own parents reported the duo for throwing a party where high school peers engaged in underage drinking.

Oct 25, 2013

Suzuki Recalls 210,288 Motorcycles Due To Defective Brakes

Oct 24, 2013

Take a look inside your refrigerator – if you have recently purchased various types of ready-to-eat deli salads, a dangerous foodborne illness could be lurking within.

Oct 23, 2013

Pet owners throughout the United States are confused and outraged as reports surface of toxic jerky pet treats causing mass sickness and death.

Oct 22, 2013

Parents and caregivers often struggle with properly installing car seats.

Oct 21, 2013

We know the drill: wear bright clothing, toss the unwrapped candy, and steer clear of houses with no lights. We’ve become experts at the "rules" of Halloween for our children, but it’s easy to forget that adults have important responsibilities too.

Oct 18, 2013

Just in time for Halloween, spiders are causing mischief – they are the main suspect in a recall of 870,000 Toyotas.

Oct 17, 2013

Western Pennsylvania's rolling hills, colorful trees, and brisk air set the scene for autumn, one of the most beautiful times of the year in our region. However, it can also be a very dangerous time of year as more deer are on the move.

Oct 07, 2013

In April 2010, an explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine in West Virginia left 29 people dead and two others injured. This fatal explosion, caused by a combination of preventable factors, has been branded one of the low points in modern-day mining. However some positive progress can come from such a devastating event.