| Aug 28, 2012
| 5:17 AM
Two people have died after contracting Legionnaires' disease in an outbreak linked to a downtown Marriott hotel this summer, Chicago Department of Public Health officials said Monday.
The two dead are among eight people who came down with Legionnaires'...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Up to 1 million mangoes are being recalled voluntarily because they may be contaminated with Salmonella, as a preventive measure in the wake of 103 infections nationwide, a food distributor announced Thursday.
The mangoes bear the Daniella brand...
| Aug 29, 2012
It's hard to overstate the fear that arrived with reports of people mysteriously falling ill and even dying after attending an American Legion convention in Philadelphia during the summer of 1976.
"We don't know what we're dealing with," Pennsylvania's...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Some of Mickey’s long lost cousins are causing problems at Yosemite National Park.
Two campers have already died from Hantavirus and now it looks like it may be to blame for two other deaths. The illness is an airborne virus that’s spread...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:46 AM
BOYNE CITY — While an investigation is underway to determine what caused some members of a downstate family to become ill after vacationing in Northern Michigan, health officials stress there is no danger to the public.
According to Christina...
| Aug 20, 2010
Los Angeles is earning a reputation as a hotbed of raves — those dance parties that sometimes last all night and feature pulsing electronic music, light shows and recreational drugs. In addition to drawing tens of thousands of young people to...
| Apr 29, 2010
| 5:15 PM
The Food and Drug Administration approved a new immune-boosting therapy for prostate cancer on Thursday, the first therapeutic vaccine for cancer ever approved by the agency. The approval opens the door to a whole new approach to cancer therapy, adding...
| Jul 23, 2011
Yup, that's me. I'm the guy with long sleeves and long pants out in wilderness in the dead of summer. Who the heck would wear long pants tucked into his socks with no skin exposed except his face, neck and hands when the temperature climbs into the 90s? A...
| May 27, 2010
| 11:56 AM
Buy the new album MOJO
Oh my lord
She give me chills and fever
Sends a signal
To my receiver
Hard livin' killing me
I need that woman to set me free
And I want her
I want her so much
Cause she got the lover's touch
Feel sold out
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Cases of Lyme disease are on the rise in McHenry County with more than double the reported cases through the same time period last year. …...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Local lifeguards are starting to see more heat stroke and heat exhaustion at the beach. Of course, there's nothing like swimming in the ocean to cool off in this 90-degree temperature. The Florida Department of Health also sent out its annual reminders on...