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"HeartWare Device Malfunction Led to Death"

By admin - Published on Sunday, 07 April 2013 09:01

"A malfunction in a device from HeartWare International Inc. (HTWR) used to take over the heart’s beating action led to a patient death, U.S. regulators said. The company’s shares declined."

Read more: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-04-05/heartware-device-malfunction-led-to-death-fda-reports.html

Ontario's Sunshine and City of Toronto Employee Pay List

By admin - Published on Sunday, 07 April 2013 08:51

"Ontario’s sunshine list of public sector workers paid $100,000 or more swelled to 88,412 names…

According to StatsCan, the average individual income in Ontario was $46,124 in 2010."

Read more: http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/03/28/sunshine_list_of_highest_paid_ontario_public_sector_workers_out_today.html

For Municipalities and City of Toronto Long Term Care Homes: http://www.fin.gov.on.ca/en/publications/salarydisclosure/pssd/pdf/municipalities_2012.pdf

For Hospitals and Boards: http://www.fin.gov.on.ca/en/publications/salarydisclosure/pssd/pdf/hospitals_2012.pdf

For the entire list:                       http://www.fin.gov.on.ca/en/publications/salarydisclosure/pssd/

"Toronto is bigger than Chicago"

By admin - Published on Friday, 08 March 2013 20:42

"Toronto has replaced Chicago as North America's fourth largest metropolitan area, after Mexico City, New York and Los Angeles."

Read more: http://www.thestar.com/opinion/editorials/2013/03/07/toronto_is_bigger_than_chicago_and_this_time_bigger_is_better_editorial.html

"Japanese Man Dies After Hospitals Reject Him 36 Times"

By admin - Published on Friday, 08 March 2013 20:35

"In January, a 75-year-old Japanese man called an ambulance after suffering from breathing problems. Instead of being saved, he died after 25 hospitals rejected him 36 times..."

"Ikea Pulls Almond Cakes After ‘Fecal’ Bacteria Found"

By admin - Published on Friday, 08 March 2013 20:22

"Ikea just can’t get a break.  First, the international purveyor of self-assembled furniture and Scandanavian hors d’ouvres got roped into the horsemeat scandal when traces....."

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