1 day agoComment Rasansky
In addition to Facebook's "like" button, I hate Youtube's thumbs up/down buttons even though I understand the meaning behind them. Measuring engagement is tough, but "likes" and "thumbs up" just lead to confusion. No one wants to give a tragic story a thumbs up, even when they feel the it should be seen by more people.
Posted in: The Like Button Ruined the Internet
1 day ago
Preliminary data from 2016 shows that the number of traffic fatalities in the U.S. are on an unfortunate upward trend, but why exactly is this happening?
8 days ago
“I drove to work today with more insurance than most health care providers performing surgery in the state of Texas,” Lyons said. “So you can get a judgment but it’s not worth the paper that it’s printed on.”
3 weeks ago
Some of the victims can't speak. They rely on walkers and wheelchairs to leave their beds. They have been robbed of their memories. They come to nursing homes to be cared for.
1 month ago
Christopher Duntsch, the Plano doctor accused of botching surgeries on purpose and in one case killing a patient, was found guilty Tuesday of intentionally causing injury.
1 month agoAnalysis Rasansky
The supposed argument for autonomous vehicles is that they will cut back on fatalities stemming from car crashes by over 90 percent. That cheery-eyed view masks an important point: It’ll be a long time before—if ever—that roads will be totally dominated by robot cars. For a while, it’ll be a blend of manually-operated and autonomous vehicles. And according to a new study from the Governors Highway Safety Association, that’s a problem.
1 month agoVideo Rasansky
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) released a safety video of its investigation of the June 13, 2013 explosion and fire at the Williams Olefins Plant in Geismar, Louisiana, which killed two workers and injured an additional 167.
1 month ago
Police have arrested 59-year-old caregiver Brenda Floyd today following the release of video footage showing her abusing 94-year-old Dorothy Bratten.
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2 months ago
The auto shows this month may have been nothing short of a driverless-tech wonderland, but carmakers have to participate in trust falls with consumers, or some sort of icebreaker, if they’re serious about bringing about an autonomous revolution: The findings from a new Deloitte study suggest nearly 75 percent of the U.S. doesn’t believe self-driving cars will be safe. Damn.
3 months agoReview Rasansky
As we approach the Christmas buying season, we've provided a list of the top 25 worst (unsafe) toys and children's products of the 2016 holiday season.
4 months agoAnalysis Rasansky
When compared to the first six months of last year, the number of fatal car accidents in 2016 has spiked by over 10 percent.
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4 months ago
A nurse has been charged with the murders of eight elderly people under her care at nursing homes in southwestern Ontario over a seven-year period, police said Tuesday.
6 months agoVideo Rasansky
Video by Josh Block; Article by Blake Edwards On his daily commute from New Jersey, Jack Chen, a lawyer in Google’s New York offices in Chelsea, navigates two train stations, the subway, and busy sidewalks using only what he can hear and smell, the feedback he gets from his cane, and the mental map he’s created in the...