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West Nile Virus

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  • 15-year-old arrested in connection with Huntington Beach riot

    15-year-old arrested in connection with Huntington Beach riot
    A 15-year-old boy was arrested in connection with rioting that erupted in Huntington Beach after the U.S. Open of Surfing, authorities said Thursday afternoon. The youth was being held at Orange County Juvenile Hall on suspicion of assault on a peace...
  • 8-year-old boy given CPR after being rescued from washing machine

    8-year-old boy given CPR after being rescued from washing machine
    Deputies gave CPR to an 8-year-old boy who was found unconscious in a washing machine filled with water in his Castaic home, authorities said Thursday afternoon. The boy was pulled from the machine by his father Wednesday evening. The father had...
  • L.A. Unified teachers ratings should be disclosed, judge rules

    The performance ratings of individual teachers in the city school district are matters of keen public interest and should be released to the Los Angeles Times, a judge ordered Thursday. L.A. County Superior Court Judge James C. Chalfant ruled that the...
  • LAPD seeks suspects in Hollywood robbery-kidnap case

    LAPD seeks suspects in Hollywood robbery-kidnap case
    Los Angeles police Thursday night were seeking the public's help in tracking down three suspects who kidnapped and robbed a man in Hollywood. The victim was sitting in his parked car in the 8000 block of Carlton Way on July 23 when a white Chevy van...
  • Cerritos woman recovers from shark attack in Maui

    Cerritos woman recovers from shark attack in Maui
    A Cerritos woman was recovering Thursday after she was attacked by a shark in Maui. Evvone Cashman, 56, was bitten Wednesday by a large shark off Ulua Beach in Wailea, which is on the south shore of the island, according to Hawaii media reports....
  • West Nile Virus scare moves classes, tours from Torrance marsh

    West Nile Virus scare moves classes, tours from Torrance marsh
    Recreational activities, classes and tours have been relocated from a Torrance preserve after the marsh was temporarily closed amid heightening concerns over the West Nile Virus and the first confirmed death this year in Southern California due to the...
  • New type of mosquito showing up in Sedgwick County

    New type of mosquito showing up in Sedgwick County
    Fishing is one of Trisha Gresham's favorite hobbies. She says she comes to Sedgwick County Park with her dad and daughter "two or three times a week." But lately they have had extra company: Mosquitos. The recent rain has left behind lots of puddles...
  • Fatal case of West Nile virus linked to blood donation

    Fatal case of West Nile virus linked to blood donation
    A transfusion of blood tainted with West Nile virus most likely caused the death of a hospitalized cancer patient in 2012, according to a new report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report...
  • Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Grief workshop The Chesapeake Life Center will sponsor the workshop "What Grief Teaches" for ages 18 and older from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21 at the Annapolis location, 445 Defense Highway. Information: 410-987-2129 or visit...
  • Lincoln Park Zoo simulates bird flu disaster

    Lincoln Park Zoo simulates bird flu disaster
    As a zoo CEO drives to work, a radio news reportannounces that dead birds were found in a park near the zoo. In this hypothetical scenario involving the Lincoln Park Zoo, the CEO arrives at the office to find a flurry of voice mails from reporters....
  • Season's first West Nile cases confirmed

    Season's first West Nile cases confirmed
    State health officials have confirmed Maryland's first cases of West Nile virus this season. All three of those infected by the virus passed to humans by mosquitoes were adults in the Baltimore area, according to The Maryland Department of Health and...