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Growing Up Football

Growing Up Football

Most football players in America are younger than high-school age. But there’s very little data tracking exactly how children get hit on the field. Focusing only on pre-high school aged players, the Virginia Tech Helmet Lab has published what they call the first-ever ratings showing how well youth football helmets protect against head injuries. The…MORE

Growing up in football: first-ever ratings of youth helmets

Growing up in football: first-ever ratings of youth helmets

Stations – Many of you posted our story last November, about a study looking at the effectiveness of youth helmets in preventing concussions. We just received the results of the study March 20, 2019 from Virginia Tech, showing ratings of the most popular youth helmet models. Your viewers may be interested in seeing how these…MORE

Baby cough syrup is recalled after bacterial contamination

Baby cough syrup is recalled after bacterial contamination

The makers of DG/health Naturals baby Cough Syrup + Mucus have issued a recall of the product due to a bacterial contamination. The children’s cough syrup comes in a 2-ounce bottle in a carton labeled DG™/health baby Cough Syrup + Mucus. The product is distributed nationwide in Dollar General retail stores and has the potential…MORE

Business and labor unions say the UK is facing a ‘national emergency’

Business and labor unions say the UK is facing a ‘national emergency’

British business and labor unions have set aside their differences to make a joint appeal to Prime Minister Theresa May to change course on Brexit or risk a massive economic shock. Top officials at the Confederation of British Industry and the Trades Union Congress said Thursday that Britain faces a “national emergency” if politicians allow…MORE

Growing up in football: first-ever ratings of youth helmets

Growing up in football: first-ever ratings of youth helmets

Most football players in America are younger than high-school age. But there’s very little data tracking exactly how children get hit on the field. Focusing only on pre-high school aged players, the Virginia Tech Helmet Lab has published what they call the first-ever ratings showing how well youth football helmets protect against head injuries. The…MORE

On Friday, Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

On Friday, Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

Jimmy Carter was the first US president to be born in a hospital. On Friday, he marks a new milestone as the oldest living former president ever. At 94 years and 172 days old, Carter will have passed the previous record held by the late President George H.W. Bush. “He and Mrs. Carter take walks,…MORE

Anatomy of a feud: How Trump attacks

Anatomy of a feud: How Trump attacks

To his supporters, he’s the counterpuncher who won’t relent in his own self-defense, even long after a perceived slight. To most everyone else, he’s a begrudged bully who refuses to allow old vendettas to die — even after the foe in question has. President Donald Trump has waged scores of feuds over his decades in…MORE

Billionaire charged in Florida prostitution sting donated $50,000 to RNC last month

Billionaire charged in Florida prostitution sting donated $50,000 to RNC last month

John Childs, a billionaire financier charged in a Florida prostitution sting, donated $50,000 last month to the Republican National Committee, newly filed campaign reports show. Childs, a longtime Republican donor, made two contributions to the party committee on Feb. 19, just days before news of the Florida charge broke. RNC officials did not immediately respond…MORE

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