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  • The measles outbreaks that matter the most aren't happening here

    The measles outbreaks that matter the most aren't happening here
    The measles outbreak linked to Disneyland has heightened public debate about the effect of anti-vaccination sentiment, and what can be characterized as a luxury of choice in the United States. Understandably, much of the dialogue is focused on whether...
  • Catherine B. Doehler

    Catherine B. Doehler
    Catherine Byrne Doehler, who went from a mortgage firm's switchboard operator to become the first woman director and chair of the Baltimore branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, died of heart failure Jan. 12 at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium....
  • Apartment complex fire in N.J. accidentally caused by workers

    Apartment complex fire in N.J. accidentally caused by workers
    Workers doing maintenance at an apartment complex across the Hudson River from New York City accidentally started a fire that caused massive damage and displaced more than 1,000 people, officials said Thursday. The fire at The Avalon at Edgewater, a...
  • Space heater sparks fire at Hampton home, official says

    Space heater sparks fire at Hampton home, official says
    A space heater placed too closely to combustible material sparked a fire at a Hampton home Wednesday night, a fire division spokesman said. The blaze caused fire and smoke damage to the home in the 1100 block of Parkside Avenue, Battalion Chief...
  • Blood Drive Friday At Asnuntuck Community College

    The American Red Cross will hold their monthly blood drive at Asnuntuck Community College Friday, according to a press release from Asnuntuck. The blood drive will be in Cafe 2 from 11:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. Anyone who donates blood in January will receive...
  • Fatal O.C. fire: no smoke detector where boy lived with 16 others

    Fatal O.C. fire: no smoke detector where boy lived with 16 others
    A San Juan Capistrano condominium where a 3-year-old boy sustained fatal injuries in a roaring fire did not have a working smoke detector and was home to 17 residents, authorities said. The young boy died late Tuesday after suffering critical injuries...
  • O.C. neighborhood staggered by fire that killed boy, 3, injured 8

    When firefighters arrived at the blazing condominium complex just blocks from the historic Mission San Juan Capistrano, they were stunned at the scene. Scores of residents in the working-class neighborhood had been displaced, a mother had been forced to...
  • A scene of chaos as condo fire has people jumping from windows

    A scene of chaos as condo fire has people jumping from windows
    Nine people were injured -- two of them gravely – Tuesday morning after a fire in a condominium building in San Juan Capistrano that forced residents to jump out of windows. A woman in her 20s and a boy were in grave condition after they were...
  • At least 10 people stabbed on bus in Tel Aviv; attacker shot

    At least 10 people stabbed on bus in Tel Aviv; attacker shot
    A suspected terrorist stabbed at least 10 people inside a bus in Tel Aviv on Wednesday morning, the Jerusalem Post reported. The newspaper said the attacker had been shot and "neutralized." At least two of the victims were seriously injured, the Israeli...
  • 10 displaced, church damaged in separate Delray Beach fires

    10 displaced, church damaged in separate Delray Beach fires
    Investigators were trying to determine the cause of a duplex fire that displaced ten people. The fire was reported shortly before 1:30 a.m. Monday, according to Delray Beach Fire-Rescue. Arriving firefighters at the home in the 500 block of Northwest...
  • Norfolk blaze displaces two, causes minor damage to home next door

    Norfolk blaze displaces two, causes minor damage to home next door
    Norfolk firefighters put out a two-alarm blaze at a home Thursday that displaced two people, a spokesman said. Just before 10:45 a.m., crews were called to a home in the 300 block of West 30th Street, where they found heavy fire at the back of the two-...