| Apr 13, 2012
| 6:43 AM
Scaffolding that collapsed during a storm and killed seven people during the Indiana State Fair last year was not up to standard, and the fair's commission did not have adequate emergency planning in place, according to two investigative reports presented...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 9:47 AM
The Indiana State Fair Commission announced they will pay and not contest the fines issued against them in regards to the stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair.
The Indiana State Fair Commission was issued fines totaling $6,300 after the results...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 11:51 AM
It is always informative to watch the stories today's news media decides are BIG stories and then to dig a little and find that there are actually much BIGGER stories. Let’s look at the recent universal outrage expressed at King Barrack and Duchess...
| Sep 18, 2011
Elmer Goris spent a year working in Amazon.com's Lehigh Valley warehouse, where books, CDs and various other products are packed and shipped to customers who order from the world's largest online retailer.
The 34-year-old Allentown resident, who has...
| Sep 25, 2011
Justine Frantz has spent $1,483.31 over the past several years buying gifts for her grandchildren from online retailer Amazon.com. But the Lower Macungie resident said she won't give the Seattle company another penny after reading about working conditions...
| Apr 3, 2011
After the fires were out and the dead accounted for, state regulators tasked with determining the cause of the natural gas explosion that leveled an Allentown city block ordered UGI Utilities to dig up its own pipe and find out why it failed.
| Nov 29, 2011
| 1:01 PM
With the largest tax increase in Connecticut history kicking in, the state is projected to generate a surplus of more than $100 million in the current fiscal year - finally pushing the state into the black.
While the number might seem surprising after...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 6:42 AM
Crews today began slowly clearing railroad cars involved in a fiery derailment more than 100 miles west of Chicago Friday, as some of the 26 cars continued to smolder, the chief federal investigator in the accident said today.
Investigators arrived on-...
| Nov 6, 2011
Paul Grady was working the night shift last November at an Amazon.com warehouse in Breinigsvillewhen a fire alarm sounded, forcing employees to evacuate.
It was frigid outside -- the temperature dipped into the 20s -- and many employees left the building...