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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Tour Ship Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

Tour Ship Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

A 120-foot-tall schooner ran aground and got stuck in shallow waters near the Statue of Liberty on Saturday afternoon, officials said. No injuries were reported and the 121 tourists on board were ferried...

Ribbon Cut on Last Stretch of High Line Park

Ribbon Cut on Last Stretch of High Line Park

Officials cut the ribbon on the last stretch of New York's High Line Saturday, completing one of the nation's most distinctive urban transformations.

Toddler Struck by Teen Driver Dies

Toddler Struck by Teen Driver Dies

An 18-month-old girl died Saturday, a day after a teenage driver backed into her on a road in a Westchester village, police said.

Ruby Dee Memorialized in NYC

Ruby Dee Memorialized in NYC

Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was remembered in poetry, dance and song at a Harlem church, where Alicia Keys sang her song "Superwoman," Wynton Marsalis performed a stirring trumpet solo,...

Boy, 15, Shot in Brooklyn

Boy, 15, Shot in Brooklyn

A 15-year-old boy is recovering after being shot Saturday in a Brooklyn housing complex, police said.

Bus Plows Into Queens Storefront Church

Bus Plows Into Queens Storefront Church

A transit bus plowed into a row of stores in Queens Saturday, wrecking the entry to a storefront church.