Virginia Mason Medical Center responded to a medical mistake in 2004 by changing hospital culture, says Britain’s top health official, who is calling for a similar response in Britain, where a report found as many as 1,200 patients died from neglect and abuse at a hospital there.
The operator of a Chicago commuter train that crashed at O'Hare International Airport acknowledged she dozed off before the accident and had also done so last month when she overshot a station platform, a federal investigator said Wednesday.
The Transportation Security Administration recommended Wednesday that armed law enforcement officers be posted at airport security checkpoints and ticket counters during peak hours after a review of last year's fatal shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.
The WTO found the export taxes, quotas and bureaucratic delays Beijing imposes on overseas sales or rare-earth elements and other metals artificially raise prices and create shortages for foreign buyers.
The morning after the morning after, the laws of gravity start to apply themselves; things often don’t look as good or as bad as you thought, writes syndicated columnist Thomas L. Friedman about Vladimir Putin’s annexation of Crimea.