Many individuals understand that when a child experiences a traumatic event, the repercussions of that event could prove long-lasting. For cases in which a child has suffered serious injuries due to a dog attack, physical and emotional scars could follow the child well into adulthood. In many cases, victims of such incidents may develop a fear of animals that could hinder parts of their everyday lives.
A recent "flash mob" style attack on Temple University students has resulted in four arrests and at least eight injuries. The flash mob started from a seemingly innocent gathering for a movie showing at Pearl Theater in North Philadelphia and resulted in random acts of violence. 150 teenagers gathered near the theater and began attacking university students returning to campus from the Temple football game.
As you prepare your own house for trick-or-treaters, you're probably thinking about safety. Is there anything to trip over on your sidewalk? Are the pets secured in another room? Is your clown costume too scary this year?
Samsung is having a really bad September. First, the company had to recall nearly a million of their new Galaxy Note 7 smart phones because of explosion risk, and now Samsung is recalling some washing machines for the same reason.
Because of 35 international incidents reported to Samsung about the Galaxy Note 7 overheating, the South Korean company recalled the new smart phone. Every single one of the nearly 1 million Note 7 phones that were sold before Sept. 15 were recalled, and since then, the complaints about overheating and other issues have quadrupled. So why are these phones overheating and sometimes bursting into flames?
The holiday season can be both an enjoyable and stressful time for Pennsylvania residents. There is plenty of joy in gathering with friends and family and giving gifts to loved ones. At the same time, however, there is stress in meeting these obligations, including the pressure that comes with increased financial expenses during the holiday season.
Our country's veterans have put their lives on the line for the betterment of America and the world. When they come home, they expect and deserve to be treated with dignity. Yet, veterans have recently seen poor treatment as VA backlogs keep them from the benefits they have earned.