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Sabbath cooking a safety worry for observant Jews

PITTSBURGH -- Observant Jews say the tragic house fire that killed seven children in New York City recently has reinforced the need to use reliable kitchen equipment and smoke detectors for Sabbath use.

"It definitely highlights the importance of...

Pet Vet: Routine exam turns into emergency surgery

Annie walked into the exam room just like she had been doing for the past nine years, rear end wagging back and forth with her tail keeping time. She had a big smile on her face and lowered her head as always to make it as easy as possible to pet ...

Dad's quest for pool light safety continues

Chris Sloan was devastated after his 7-year-old son, Calder, was electrocuted in the family pool last April when a faulty pool light connection electrified the water.

So he made pool safety his mission, convincing Florida county officials in ...