Florida MERS Case Confirmed

Florida MERS Case Confirmed

A 44-year-old Saudi Arabian healthcare worker travelling to the US has been diagnosed with the MERS virus, as confirmed by US health officials in Florida. The Saudi national is being treated in an Orlando area hospital and is said to be in good condition. The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus is commonly found in […]

Florida Daycare Crash Suspect Is Repeat Offender: Surrenders to Police

Florida Daycare Crash Suspect Is Repeat Offender: Surrenders to Police

 The subject of a 24-hour manhunt is now in custody after fleeing a dreadful scene, Wednesday, when he caused another car to crash into a Florida daycare. Authorities say he turned himself in almost 24 hours after the disastrous event. That may help bring a miniscule amount of relief to the parents, children, and staff […]

Appeals Court: SeaWorld Orca Trainers Must Stay out of Water During Shows

Appeals Court:  SeaWorld Orca Trainers Must Stay out of Water During Shows

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has upheld the finding by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) that SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. exposed orca trainers in its employ to “recognized hazards” in violation of its duties as an employer.  The OSHA finding came as a result of an investigation launched […]