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47 min ago | WAOW
Nice weather will continue into the start of the weekend but by Sunday it could turn stormy.
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1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area
Today: Yahoo picks up an Israeli video startup, Salesforce agrees to buy Palo Alto big-data startup RelateIQ for $390 million, and Microsoft scoops up a San Jose company.
3 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
Citing a recurring problem with safety, U.S. officials have suspended the shipment of potentially dangerous germs from government laboratories in Atlanta to other labs.
4 hrs ago | Daily World
Following a string of public safety scares, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be shutting down two research labs, temporarily stopping all transfers of samples from high-level biosafety labs, and strengthening its laboratory safety precautions, the CDC announced in a report Friday.
7 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also shut down two of its laboratories where the recent safety lapses took place.
7 hrs ago | KMIZ
Concluding its investigation into the unintended anthrax exposure at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, the CDC says it has found another more "distressing" problem due to lab workers not following protocol.
7 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The Frederick News-Post reported Friday that the agency says its $34 million contract with Charles River Laboratories International Inc. will end Sept.
10 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
Will Lautzenheiser , a former teacher at Boston University, had just started teaching film at Montana State University three years ago when he lost all four limbs to a group A streptococcal infection.
14 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
Pending the signature of the buyers and approval of the federal bankruptcy court, The Natchez Democrat reports the agreement will officially make Community Health Systems the bidding stalking horse and probable buyer of the hospital.
The Jefferson Parish Council held a special meeting Thursday to review LCMC Health's revised offer to lease West Jefferson Medical Center.
In this undated file image provided by Johns Hopkins Medicine in 2005 Dr. Deborah Persaud, a pediatric HIV expert at Johns Hopkins' Children's Center in Baltimore, holds a vial.
The newly opened South Nassau Urgent Care Center at Long Beach began operations last week, replacing the shuttered Long Beach Medical Center.
CAREER: Former CEO of the health care systems Trinity Health Corp. and Centura Health Corp. Also has served as an executive for the hospital operator HCA Holdings Inc. and as a board member for the insurer Coventry Health Care, which competitor Aetna Inc. acquired in 2013.
Biomet Inc. today reported preliminary fourth-quarter and full-year earnings for fiscal 2014, reflecting the Warsaw-based orthopedics company's most profitable performance in years.
Safeguarding athletes from concussion is a moral duty for doctors, according to the largest neurologists' group in the United States.
A government scientist cleaning out an old storage room at a research centre near Washington made a startling discovery last week - decades-old vials of smallpox packed away and forgotten in a cardboard box.
According to State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation, they have arrested Tyler Pascuzzi, 24, after he was released from Albany Medical Center where he was being treated for injuries.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 05:40 pm
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