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Deadly Asbestos Fibers Found In Children’s Crayons And Toys

Asbestos In Crayons

Asbestos fibers were detected in a number of children’s crayons and play crime lab kits by two government-certified laboratories. A recent report by the Environmental Working Group Action Fund acknowledged “samples of four brands of children’s crayons and two kids’ crime scene fingerprint kits contain deadly asbestos fibers,” including crayons marketed with colorful characters like… Read more »

Tennessee Mom Smiles In Mugshot After Ditching Toddler For Shopping Trip

Woman left toddler alone while she shopped at dollar store.

A Tennessee mom is in trouble after she reportedly abandoned her two-year-old child so she could go on a shopping trip. Johnson City Press reports that Britney Danielle Looney has been charged with felonious child neglect over the incident, but she’s all smiles in her mugshot. Meanwhile, the details of her case are disturbing. Authorities… Read more »

Teenagers Can’t Drive, Shocking But True Says New Study

Teens can't drive

Teenagers really don’t know how to drive, says a new study. It’s not because their brains aren’t fully developed or because they have too many hormones in their bodies, but simply because they lack the experience of older drivers. This lack of experience led to the deaths of 2,650 teen drivers and the injuring of… Read more »