Drownings

June 26, 2017 - 5:44 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A second man has died in a river in South Carolina capital city in two days. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher said in a news release that 43-year-old William Mohn Leaman of Gaston was pulled from the Saluda River near Riverbanks Zoo by a person in a canoe around 6 p.m...
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Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. CEO Shigehisa Takada bows during a press conference in Tokyo, Monday, June 26, 2017. Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of defective air bag inflators. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
June 25, 2017 - 11:26 pm
Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of defective air bag inflators linked to the deaths of at least 16 people. The company announced the move Monday morning Tokyo time...
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TK Holdings Inc. headquarters is shown in Auburn Hills, Mich., Sunday, June 25, 2017. Japanese air bag maker Takata, overwhelmed by lawsuits, recall costs, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
June 25, 2017 - 10:22 pm
Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of defective air bag inflators linked to the deaths of at least 16 people. The company announced the move Monday morning Tokyo time...
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TK Holdings Inc. headquarters is shown in Auburn Hills, Mich., Sunday, June 25, 2017. Japanese air bag maker Takata, overwhelmed by lawsuits, recall costs, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
June 25, 2017 - 9:58 pm
UNDATED (AP) — Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of defective air bag inflators that are linked to the death of at least 16 people. The company announced the expected...
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FILE - This July 6, 2016, file photo, shows the logo of Takata Corp. at an auto supply shop in Tokyo. Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early Monday, June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
June 25, 2017 - 11:41 am
DETROIT (AP) — Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early Monday. Takata was done in by defective air bag inflators that can explode with too much force, spewing out shrapnel...
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FILE - This July 6, 2016, file photo, shows the logo of Takata Corp. at an auto supply shop in Tokyo. Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early Monday, June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
June 25, 2017 - 8:05 am
DETROIT (AP) — Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early Monday. Takata was done in by defective air bag inflators that can explode with too much force, spewing out shrapnel...
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June 06, 2017 - 8:27 am
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say a man whose body was found floating in the Savannah River drowned. Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said in a statement that 66-year-old Charles Williams of Greenville, South Carolina, was pronounced dead after being found about 11:30 a.m. Saturday...
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June 06, 2017 - 7:42 am
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say a man whose body was found floating in the Savannah River died from drowning. Richmond County coroner Mark Bowen said in a statement that 66-year-old Charles Williams of Greenville, South Carolina was pronounced dead upon being discovered around 11:30...
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May 25, 2017 - 1:58 pm
HOPE MILLS, N.C. (AP) — A 2-year-old boy has drowned in a swimming pool in North Carolina. Cumberland County Sheriff's Sgt. Sean Swain said in a news release that the boy was found unresponsive in a swimming pool around 8 a.m. Thursday. Swain says the boy's father found the boy in their above-...
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May 22, 2017 - 7:23 am
CANADYS, S.C. (AP) — Officials have identified a teen who drowned in a river at a state park in eastern South Carolina. The coroner's office says 16-year-old Marcus Capers of Walterboro was seen going under the surface in the Edisto River at Colleton County State Park near Canadys late Sunday...
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