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National & World Large stuffed tiger atop SUV generates 911 call Large stuffed tiger atop SUV generates 911 call
The sight of a stuffed tiger — a very large stuffed tiger — lashed to the top of an SUV cruising around a southwest Washington lake was enough to generate a 911 call from someone who apparently thought it was real.
National & World FTC: Family raised $187M for cancer, spent it on themselves
A Tennessee man and his family used much of the $187 million it collected for cancerpatients to buy themselves cars, gym memberships and take luxury cruise vacations, pay for college tuition and employ family members with six-figure salaries, federal officials alleged Tuesday in one of the largestcharity fraud cases ever, involving all 50 states.
National & World Takata air bag recall doubles to nearly 34 million Takata air bag recall doubles to nearly 34 million
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million air bags defective, a move that will double the number of cars and trucks included in what is now the largest auto recall in U.S. history.
National & World FTC: Family raised $187 million for cancer, spent it on themselves FTC: Family raised $187 million for cancer, spent it on themselves (Photo Gallery)
A Tennessee man and his family used much of the $187 million it collected for cancer patients to buy themselves cars, gym memberships and take luxury cruise vacations, pay for college tuition and employ family members with six-figure salaries, federal officials alleged Tuesday.