| Jan 20, 2013
| 6:17 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan health officials have reported three more infections in the past week linked to contaminated steroids supplied by a Massachusetts pharmaceutical company.
The Michigan Department of Community Health says at least...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 7:42 AM
BOSTON (Reuters) - The four primary owners of the pharmacy linked to a deadly U.S. meningitis outbreak that has killed 44 people -- including some in our area -- received at least $16 million in salaries and shareholder distributions in 2012, according to...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:38 PM
On the last day of School, one Cave Spring High School sophomore isn't in class but at a Food Lion grocery store in Roanoke County signing his name on cereal boxes.
The 16 year old is one of six children nationwide featured on Kellogg's products...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:31 AM
BOSTON (AP) — An independent trustee must be appointed to oversee the bankruptcy of a Massachusetts pharmacy linked to a meningitis outbreak because of the firm's "gross mismanagement," among other reasons, a Justice Department official argued...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:18 AM
In early September, an alert healthcare worker in Tennessee discovered that her ill patient had fungus in their spinal fluid. Within a matter of days, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) were involved, and an...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Elkhart County has seen its third death from an outbreak of fungal meningitis that's been connected to injections of a recalled back pain medication, according to a county health official.
Clinics in South Bend, Elkhart, Columbus, Evansville, Fort Wayne...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 2:35 PM
The lawsuits begin to pile up against Insight Imaging in Roanoke for injecting patients with a tainted steroid that gave dozens fungal meningitis.
Many of the lawsuits allege that Insight Imaging misled patients receiving injections, telling them...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 1:40 PM
A national outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to a tainted steroid killed two Marylanders. Nearly two dozen people living with the disease and hundreds of others who may have been exposed fear they may be next.
Sheila Smelkinson began suffering in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:33 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan health officials say a 14th person with ties to the state has died in a national outbreak linked to contaminated steroids.
In a news release Thursday, the state Department of Community Health announced the death of...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 10:39 AM
Floridians have been called every name.
Crazy. Crackers. Loco. Too stupid to vote correctly. Blue hairs. Rednecks. Carpetbaggers. Half-baked. In the sun too long.
They say we live in a Banana Republic.
Call us anything you'd like.
| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Behind-the-scenes jostling for committee chairmanships in the U.S. Senate has left Maryland Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski poised to take over the Senate Intelligence Committee — a move experts said Tuesday could bolster the role cybersecurity plays in...