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Fake Bike Helmets: Cheap But Dangerous

7 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Cheap knock-offs don't provide anywhere near the protection or durability of the products they replace. And most riders won't be able to tell the difference between real and counterfeit helmets. (Image credit: Courtesy of Specialized Bicycles)
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Fake Bike Helmets: Cheap But Dangerous

Fake Bike Helmets: Cheap But Dangerous

7 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Cheap knock-offs don't provide anywhere near the protection or durability of the products they replace. And most riders won't be able to tell the difference between real and counterfeit helmets. (Image credit: Courtesy of Specialized Bicycles)
Read more ...

 




Sen. Maureen Walsh says nurses spend ‘considerable' time playing cards

Sen. Maureen Walsh says nurses spend ‘considerable' time playing cards

A Washington state senator is being ripped for “demeaning statements" about the nursing profession when she suggested that the hardworking healthcare pros “probably play cards... Read more ...

Joel Embiid has last laugh on Nets, then keeps right on smiling

Joel Embiid has last laugh on Nets, then keeps right on smiling

Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler sat at a podium Saturday night having a good laugh at the Nets' expense. The 76ers had just taken a 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven series against... Read more ...

Bucks dominate Pistons in spite of foul-plagued Giannis Antetokounmpo

Bucks dominate Pistons in spite of foul-plagued Giannis Antetokounmpo

DETROIT - Khris Middleton had 20 points and nine rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 119-103 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the first-round... Read more ...

Reports: Person attacked by tiger at Kansas zoo

Reports: Person attacked by tiger at Kansas zoo

A person was attacked by a tiger Saturday at a zoo in Topeka, Kansas, according to multiple reports. Read more ...

Ambulance that hit pothole on way to hospital may have saved patient's life...

Ambulance that hit pothole on way to hospital may have saved patient's life, doctors say

The force of striking the pothole seemed to reset the man's rapid heartbeat to a normal rhythm. Read more ...

SpaceX Crew Dragon suffers ‘anomaly' during engine test, smoke seen for miles

SpaceX Crew Dragon suffers ‘anomaly' during engine test, smoke seen for miles

NASA and SpaceX have confirmed that there was some kind of ‘anomaly' during a series of engine tests of the Crew Dragon capsule, after witnesses reported and shared pictures of... Read more ...

Raleigh police involved in officer-involved shooting

Raleigh police involved in officer-involved shooting

A person was shot Saturday eveing during an officer-involved shooting in east Raleigh, authorities said. Read more ...

Tucker homers in debut, Pirates top Giants 3-1 in 5 innings

Tucker homers in debut, Pirates top Giants 3-1 in 5 innings

Game shortened to five innings because of rain Saturday Read more ...

Aaron Judge leaves game as Yankees injury woes may get worse

Aaron Judge leaves game as Yankees injury woes may get worse

Manager Aaron Boone began Saturday by expressing optimism that some of the Yankees' star hitters were inching closer to returning. Then Aaron Judge left in the sixth inning... Read more ...

'Anomaly' during test fire of SpaceX Crew Dragon sends smoke billowing

'Anomaly' during test fire of SpaceX Crew Dragon sends smoke billowing

Any serious problem with the capsule may put off the launching of astronauts from the Cape in July. Read more ...