Sep 3, 2009

U.S. Short Swine Flu Vaccine For Flu Season Start

U.S. Short Swine Flu Vaccine For Flu Season Start

The Obama administration will not be able to deliver enough swine flu vaccine for millions of Americans by the beginning of flu season in mid-October.

Sep 3, 2009

CDC: Swine Flu Infections Could Rise 40%

CDC: Swine Flu Infections Could Rise 40%

The Center for Disease Control is warning Americans that the number of swine flu infections in the U.S. could rise 40% over the next two years if no working vaccine is found.

Sep 3, 2009

Swine Flu Shots Need Guinea Pigs

Swine Flu Shots Need Guinea Pigs

Volunteer for trial vaccine and you may survive coming virus juggernaut

Sep 3, 2009

Swine Flu More Severe Than Seasonal Flu: Study

Swine Flu More Severe Than Seasonal Flu: Study

The way swine flu multiplies in the respiratory system is more severe than ordinary winter flu, a new study in animals finds.

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Woman Accused of Dismembering Missing Mom

Woman Accused of Dismembering Missing Mom

A 42-year-old Brooklyn woman has been charged in the killing of a missing mother of four whose partially dismembered body was found in a parking lot on Long Island earlier this month, police say.

New NYPD Chokehold Video Emerges

New NYPD Chokehold Video Emerges

A new video showing the arrest of an alleged Manhattan subway farebeater purports to show a police officer using a chokehold to subdue the suspect, a prohibited police tactic that's sparked outrage since a...

Fire Rips Through Long Island Businesses

Fire Rips Through Long Island Businesses

Five businesses were destroyed when a raging fire ripped through a row of buildings on a Long Island street early Thursday, fire officials say. No one was injured.

4 Young Adults Sought in Brooklyn Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

4 Young Adults Sought in Brooklyn Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

The four people captured on video entering Brooklyn Bridge around the time two bleached-white American flags were planted there appear to be in their early 20s, and one was carrying what appears to be a...

Kitten Tossed From Moving Car: Officials

Kitten Tossed From Moving Car: Officials

Authorities are looking for the driver who a witness says tossed a 4-week-old kitten out of a moving car in Long Island.

Infants Get Herpes After Ritual Jewish Circumcisions: Officials

Infants Get Herpes After Ritual Jewish Circumcisions: Officials

Two more infants were diagnosed with herpes this month after undergoing ritual Jewish circumcisions, the Health Department says.