Heat Stroke News
Players turn up the heat on Australian Open weather policy
French player Alize Cornet thinks the extreme heat policy at the Australian Open needs to be re-evaluated, saying she nearly fainted in the scorching temperatures during her third-round match at Melbourne Park
Players concerned with extreme heat at Aussie Open, but what's the solution?
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Gael Monfils is one of the most athletic and fit players in men's tennis, but in the closing moments of his second-round match against Novak Djokovic , the Frenchman was staggering around between points at Rod Laver Arena like a punch-drunk boxer. Juan Martin del Potro has
Players criticize 'risky' conditions at broiling Aussie Open
Weary players sat shirtless on changeovers, ice-filled towels draped around their necks as heatwave starts at Australian Open
President Trump a hit among residents in Chinese neighborhood
One resident said if President Trump "continues down this path, then all will be solved in this world."
Wendy Williams addresses 'scary' fall on national TV
After Wendy Williams fainted on live national television Tuesday -- saying then it was the result of heat exhaustion -- the daytime talk show host is addressing the "scary" episode. "A lot of people thought it was a joke. No, it was not a joke," Williams told her audience on Wednesday. "I’m a tall
Truck driver pleads guilty in human smuggling case that led to 10 deaths
A man accused of transporting undocumented immigrants in a brutally hot tractor-trailer, resulting in the deaths of 10 people, has pleaded guilty to the federal charges against him. James Matthew Bradley Jr., 61, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to transport aliens resulting in death and
Hot car deaths can happened year round, Consumer Reports finds
Hot cars can be a threat for children even during the cooler months of the year, according to new findings released today by Consumer Reports . The new warning for parents states that even though the hot summer months have ended, the temperatures inside a closed car can still rise to potentially
94-year-old sues Florida nursing home where 8 residents died in wake of Irma
A 94-year-old woman living at the Florida nursing home where eight residents died after an air conditioning system failed in the wake of Hurricane Irma is now suing the rehabilitation center, claiming it showed "negligence and reckless indifference" toward its elderly residents. Rosa Cabrera's
8 dead at Florida nursing home after Irma
Authorities also evacuated 170 people from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills after Irma knocked out the center's air conditioning.
8 residents found dead in Florida nursing home
They were found after the air conditioning failed, and the center was evacuated this morning.