| Nov 3, 2010
| 3:02 PM
Move over bedbugs, rats are making a comeback in New York City subway system. According to a disturbing study conducted by State Senator Bill Perkins of Harlem, 9 out of 10 New Yorkers see a rat everyday while commuting.
The 125th Street and St. Nicholas...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 3:48 PM
A Michigan couple has filed a lawsuit claiming their room at New York's Waldorf-Astoria hotel was infested with bedbugs.
Christine and David Drabicki charged in the lawsuit filed Thursday that they unwittingly brought the bedbugs home with them after...
| Nov 6, 2010
| 5:38 PM
Teachers from P.S. 197 and I.S. 381 in Midwood were forced to hold a car wash and bake sale Saturday in order to replace schools supplies that were destroyed by the careless work of a bedbug exterminator.
The resilient pests were discovered in five...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 4:15 PM
People and their pets have been hurt when they misused pesticides and chemical bombs trying to combat pesky bedbugs that are making a comeback in the nation's hotels, institutions and bedrooms, Florida officials said Tuesday.
"People get desperate when...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 1:49 PM
Bedbugs have been found at a public library on Long Island, and officials closed it for the weekend.
An announcement on the Huntington Public Library website Friday said the facility would remain closed until Tuesday morning for cleaning.
| Jun 17, 2011
| 2:08 PM
Despite decades of efforts to restore and protect the Great Lakes, dozens of old power plants still are allowed to kill hundreds of millions of fish each year by sucking in massive amounts of water to cool their equipment.
Records obtained by the Tribune...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 1:05 PM
Juicy Couture is the latest New York clothing store to receive the city's most unwelcome guests -- bedbugs.
According to a spokesperson, the two-story flagship store at 650 Fifth Ave. was closed Tuesday for extermination, but is slated to re-open later...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Question: We are planning a trip to New York City next summer. Is there a list of bedbug-free hotels? How can we protect ourselves?
S. Penza, Camarillo
Answer: Bedbugs have become such an issue that several websites have sprung up to help travelers...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 12:35 PM
| Jun 14, 2011
| 9:03 PM
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — After two losses each by one run in prior meetings, Foothill Killer Bees Coach Jason Georges prepared and looked forward to his team's third contest with the Jewel City Arnols Angels.
The stakes were higher this time around...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:31 PM
My mother's landscape is full of pachysandra and periwinkle ground cover, both of which are on invasive species lists. Do I need to pull all of it out this spring?
These two are different from most non-native invasive plants. Yes, these popular...