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Lawmakers introduce bills that would ban inclined sleepers for babies

The bassinet-like device faced widespread criticism after Fisher-Price recalled its popular Rock ‘n Play inclined sleeper in April......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 12th, 2019

Lawmakers introduce bills that would ban inclined sleepers for babies

The bassinet-like device faced widespread criticism after Fisher-Price recalled its popular Rock ‘n Play inclined sleeper in April......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 12th, 2019

Fisher-Price issues recall after infant fatalities tied to inclined sleepers

Fisher-Price has issued a recall for the inclined sleeper accessory that's included in certain models of the Ultra-Lite Day & Nite Play Yards after reports of infant deaths tied to other inclined sleep products. Babies have .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2019

U.S. lawmakers introduce bipartisan bills targeting China"s Huawei and ZTE

A bipartisan gro.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

House committee launches investigation into inclined sleepers tied to infant deaths

The troubled product already faces widespread recalls and calls for a ban......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 14th, 2019

House committee launches investigation into inclined sleepers tied to infant deaths

Fisher-Price issued a recall for 4.7 million units of its Rock 'n Play inclined sleeper after it was associated with more than 30 infant deaths......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 14th, 2019

Safety worries lead third company to recall its infant inclined sleepers

Doral Juvenile Group said it took action because of concerns about deaths resulting from similar products......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 1st, 2019

Safety worries lead third company to recall its infant inclined sleepers

Dorel Juvenile Group recalled two versions of its sleepers, citing concerns about infant deaths in other sleepers. No deaths or injuries were reported in the Dorel devices, according to the company......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 1st, 2019

Bitcoin takes a tumble as US lawmakers grill Facebook on plans to introduce its own Libra cryptocurrency

Reuters The cryptocurrency market took a beating on Tuesday with bitcoin losing over 10% in value.  The devaluation comes after US lawmakers grilled Facebook on its pla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2019

Capitol Report: Republicans and Democrats agree at landmark hearing that U.S. marijuana laws are a mess

Congress is struggling to do much on protecting personal data, ending surprise medical bills and other issues with bipartisan appeal, but lawmakers on Wednesday talked up the potential for overhauling restrictions on the cannabis industry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Washington’s push to curb surprise medical bills runs into trouble

A Congressional plan to tackle surprise medical bills is spurring a furious lobbying campaign and disagreements among Republican lawmakers that could make it difficult to pass the legislation this month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2019

Treasury could reach debt limit much sooner than previously thought

If lawmakers heed the The Bipartisan Policy Center’s warning that the Treasury Department could run out of money to pay its bills by early September, they could be forced to raise the borrowing limit before a lengthy break in August......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 8th, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls another inclined infant sleeper, marking full exit from troubled category

The move comes several weeks after the company recalled 4.7 million of its popular Rock 'n Play inclined sleepers because that product was associated with more than 30 baby deaths......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 30th, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls 71,000 inclined infant sleepers

Fisher-Price has recalled 71,000 inclined slee.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 27th, 2019

State passes bills to combat sexual harassment

E-scooters and e-bikes may finally pedal into New York. State lawmakers have reportedly reached a deal on a bill that would lift a ban on the throttle-based scooters and bikes in the state. A vote... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 24th, 2019

Albany moves to raise New Yorkers" insurance bills

This week, New York legislators have a decision on their hands that could have real economic consequences for New Yorkers. In the final two days of the legislative session, lawmakers will decide the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 24th, 2019

Market Extra: U.S. lawmakers want better oversight of risky corporate loans

Lawmakers are looking into potential hazards of the U.S. leveraged loan industry and have drafted bills to keep better tabs on it before problems erupt......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2019

Two Democrats introduce legislation in Congress to ban cashless stores

Two bills aim to require businesses to accept cash payments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 17th, 2019

7 things to know today and 10 big issues from the 2019 Florida Legislative session

Good morning, Orlando! Florida lawmakers finished the 2019 legislative session this past Saturday by passing a budget for the upcoming year. During the two-month session, lawmakers considered hundreds of bills and made more than $90 billion in spe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2019

State lawmakers pass series of environmental bills

Over the last year, workers at large technology companies have staged protests&…; over military contracting, sexual harassment, and the treatment of temporary and contract workers. On Wednesday,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 3rd, 2019

Kids II recalls 700,000 baby sleepers including Ingenuity, Bright Starts, Disney brands

Two weeks after Fisher-Price recalled 4.7 million Rock 'n Play sleepers, Kids II announced it is recalling nearly 700,000 inclined baby slee.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 26th, 2019