If your favorite small store or other small business is short-handed this winter, you might have to blame a worse-than-average flu season. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, flu cases nationwide and in 35 out of 50 states are moderate to high, and absences are hitting businesses hard. 264 more words
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CHICAGO, Illinois — The canine flu, which is highly contagious and spreads quickly, has hit Chicago.
Approximately 100 dogs at The Anti-Cruelty Society have the virus, and the organization has stopped all dog adoptions until the animals get better. 31 more words
Last week, Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, indicating six more weeks of winter. Although Groundhog Day is just folklore and weather predictions call for warmer temperatures over the next few days, this is Nebraska, where the weather could suddenly change at the drop of a hat. 431 more words