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Nov 10, 2023 1:24 PM CST
Report: At Musk's SpaceX, Hundreds of Hidden Injuries
Reuters details amputations, crushed limbs, even a death in rush to send humans to Mars
- Elon Musk has long been eager to get humans to Mars ASAP—maybe too eager, according to a new Reuters' documentation of injuries at SpaceX facilities over the past decade. The news agency conducted interviews and sifted through government files to reveal how many SpaceX workplace injuries, all previously unreported,...
After Scary Deja Vu Moment
in Buffalo, Good News
Oct 16, 2023 11:04 AM CDT
After Scary Deja Vu Moment in Buffalo, Good News
Damien Harris of the Bills has full movement after being taken off the field in ambulance
- For NFL fans—and Buffalo Bills fans in particular—Sunday night's game brought an unwelcome feeling of deja vu. Bills running back Damien Harris lay on the field for several minutes after a hit and had to be taken away in an ambulance, reports the AP . That ambulance happened...
Disney Sued Over
Oct 3, 2023 8:59 AM CDT
Disney Sued Over 'Injurious Wedgie'
Woman claims she suffered 'severe and permanent injury' on Typhoon Lagoon water slide
- A woman is suing Walt Disney Parks and Resorts over "severe and permanent" injuries caused by a wedgie on a waterslide. According to the lawsuit, Emma McGuinness and family visited the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida in October 2019 in part to celebrate McGuinness' 30th birthday. But while...
Athlete Uses Hands
as Tourniquet After
Hammer Hits Official
Oct 2, 2023 8:11 AM CDT
Athlete Uses Hands as Tourniquet After Hammer Hits Official
Mishap at China's Asian Games left 62-year-old Huang Qinhua with a broken leg
- The Asian Games, a multisport event held every four years, runs through Sunday, but one official might be knocked out of this year's competition for good after one matchup in the Chinese city of Hangzhou turned horrifying. Reuters reports that 62-year-old Huang Qinhua was sitting on a chair Saturday...
Teams End Game After Injury
Aug 20, 2023 4:30 PM CDT
Teams End Game After Injury
Patriots, Packers act quickly, months after Damar Hamlin's collapse
- When cornerback Isaiah Bolden was placed on a stretcher and taken off the field Saturday night, players' thoughts went not just to the New England Patriots rookie, but also to the Buffalo Bills' Damar Hamlin , who collapsed during a game in January. "It brought out that Damar feeling, and...
Grand Canyon Tour Bus Crash
Kills One, Injures Dozens
Aug 2, 2023 10:05 AM CDT
Grand Canyon Tour Bus Crash Kills One, Injures Dozens
8 seriously injured, many others wounded when bus collides with car
- One person was killed in a tour bus rollover involving 57 people Tuesday in northern Arizona near the Grand Canyon West Skywalk, reports the AP . The bus rolled over just before 10am Tuesday at Grand Canyon West on the Hualapai Indian Reservation, according to the tribal police department. Eight people...
TV Camera Operator Struck
by Ball Suffers Orbital Fracture
Jul 6, 2023 2:23 PM CDT
TV Camera Operator Struck by Ball Suffers Orbital Fracture
Yankee Stadium crowd chants 'MVP!' as Pete Stendel signals fans
- A TV camera operator suffered an orbital fracture while working a game Wednesday night when a wild throw struck him in the head. Gunnar Henderson, a rookie shortstop for the Orioles, was trying to throw to first base in a game at Yankee Stadium when the ball sailed well over...
Price Is Right
Himself While Celebrating
Jun 21, 2023 8:21 AM CDT
Price Is Right
Contestant Injures Himself While Celebrating
Henry was so excited over his win that he dislocated his shoulder
- Spinning the big wheel on CBS'
The Price Is Right
isn't usually a family affair. But in a recent episode of television's longest-running game show , one man celebrated a win so hard that he hurt himself and needed his wife's assistance to continue. CNN reports that during...
Someone Celebrated His
Baseball Win a Little Too Hard
Mar 16, 2023 10:23 AM CDT
Someone Celebrated His Baseball Win a Little Too Hard
Mets closer Edwin Diaz may be out for season after hurting knee in World Baseball Classic celebration
- New York Mets closer Edwin Diaz suffered a possibly season-ending injury Wednesday at a World Baseball Classic game, but it wasn't during the game itself. The
Wall Street Journal
reports that Diaz, 28, finished off the ninth inning during the international tournament in Miami for Puerto Rico's 5-2...
Hit May Have
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Jan 7, 2023 12:10 PM CST
Incredibly Rare Hit May Have Felled Bills Player
'It's almost like getting struck by lightning,' doctor says of heart condition that can be set off by impact
- Serious injuries in the NFL these days often involve the head . But in the case of Monday night's shocking injury to Damar Hamlin of the Buffalo Bills, it involved the heart. The 24-year-old suffered cardiac arrest and required CPR and the use of a defibrillator on the field. He...
She Stepped on a Nail
at Walmart, Won $10M
Dec 1, 2021 2:35 PM CST
She Stepped on a Nail at Walmart, Won $10M
SC's April Jones lost most of her right leg as a result, jurors decided
- April Jones was walking down the main aisle of her local Walmart when she stepped on a nail. It was a moment that would forever change her life. Over the next six years the Florence, SC, woman would undergo multiple amputations and lose most of her right leg, reports WMBF...
Roller Coaster Shuts After
Riders Report Broken Bones
Aug 24, 2021 2:19 PM CDT
Roller Coaster Shuts After Riders Report Broken Bones
Japan's Do-Dodonpa roller coaster goes from zero to 112mph in 1.56 seconds
- A roller coaster that can go from zero to 112mph in 1.56 seconds: What could go wrong? Something, perhaps. The Do-Dodonpa roller coaster at the Fuji-Q Highland amusement park in Japan has been indefinitely put on ice while officials investigate whether riders sustained injuries because of it—and fairly...
Hit by Ball in the Face,
Pitcher to Need Surgery
Aug 18, 2021 4:01 PM CDT
Hit by Ball in the Face, Pitcher to Need Surgery
Chris Bassitt fell to the ground but remained conscious
- Oakland A's pitcher Chris Bassitt will need surgery to repair a cheek fracture after being struck in the face by a line drive Tuesday night. In the second inning in Chicago, Brian Goodwin of the White Sox hit a pitch from Bassitt right back up the middle, measured at...
Man Comes Home
'Bleeding to Death'
After Shark Attack
Dec 18, 2020 8:20 AM CST
Man Comes Home 'Bleeding to Death' After Shark Attack
911 caller said Florida 39-year-old was 'bleeding to death'
- A Florida shark attack victim was apparently "bleeding to death" after walking out of the water and back to his house on Tuesday. A woman at the home called 911 to report that a man had been bitten on his arm and hand while swimming off Siesta Key. She...
Joe Biden Injures Himself
Nov 29, 2020 3:55 PM CST
Joe Biden Injures Himself
The president-elect goes to an orthopedist in Delaware
- President-elect Joe Biden twisted his ankle while playing with one of his dogs and will be examined by a doctor "out of an abundance of caution," his office said Sunday, per the AP . Biden suffered the injury on Saturday and visited an orthopedist at Delaware Orthopaedic Specialists in...
Lost 'a Lot
Sep 19, 2020 10:00 AM CDT
Falwell Jr's Wife Called 911: He's Lost 'a Lot of Blood'
But how much does alcohol play a role?
- Jerry Falwell Jr's wife called 911 late last month saying he had lost "a lot of blood" in a mishap—but the details are somewhat contested,
reports. The call came only days after Falwell resigned as president of Liberty University amid a sex scandal. On the night...
'Joey Pants' Is Severely
Injured While Out for a Walk
May 2, 2020 4:30 PM CDT
'Joey Pants' Is Severely Injured While Out for a Walk
Joe Pantoliano was hit by a Porsche that skidded out of control
- Joe Pantoliano nearly got taken out, and no wiseguys were involved. The beloved
actor was out for a walk with his family Friday when a Porsche slammed into him and inflicted serious damage, his wife Nancy Sheppard tells TMZ ; she says another car T-boned the Porsche right into him....
Chilling Hockey Injury
Has Surprise Ending
Mar 4, 2020 5:00 PM CST
Chilling Hockey Injury Has Surprise Ending
Johnny Boychuk needs 90 stitches after a skate cuts through his eyelid
- Johnny Boychuk is beyond lucky. The New York Islander took a skate to the face Tuesday that slashed his eyelid but apparently left his eye intact,
reports. "Johnny Boychuk is OK," the team's general manager, Lou Lamoriello, told reporters. "There's been no damage...
After New Fall
Oct 22, 2019 7:11 AM CDT
Jimmy Carter in Hospital After New Fall
Former president, 95, cracked his pelvis
- Former US president Jimmy Carter has a fractured pelvis but remains in good spirits following his second fall in just over two weeks. The 39th president has been hospitalized after a fall at his home in Plains, Ga., reports the AP . Carter Center spokeswoman Deanne Congileo described the fracture as...
on Set of CW's
Sep 30, 2019 11:31 AM CDT
Ruby Rose Severely Injured on Set of CW's
Star posts video of her emergency surgery after stunt injuries
- The CW Network's
premieres Sunday, featuring Ruby Rose in the lead role as the first openly lesbian TV superhero. But Rose made headlines for another reason over the weekend: She announced that production on the show actually had to stop earlier this year because she hurt herself so...
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