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Man In New Jersey Dies Of Lassa Fever After Returning From Liberia

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Federal officials in New Jersey say a man who returned to the United States last week from West Africa has died from Lassa Fever. 65 more words


Good Question: Why Do Mosquito Bites Itch?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s a sign of summer — when Minnesota’s unofficial state bird takes over our barbeques and baseball games. The mosquito can do quite a number on our skin. 172 more words


Minnesota's 133rd Airlift Wing Practices Precision Cargo Drops

YUMA, Ariz. (WCCO) — In a nation struggling with war fatigue, it’s important to pause on Memorial Day and recognize the Minnesotans still answering their country’s call: men and women who leave their jobs and families to put on a military uniform. 583 more words


New Chicago Riverwalk Segment Open -- Sort Of

(CBS) — The city proudly showed off a new segment of its Chicago Riverwalk last week.

The south bank section from Clark to State is now officially open, but what exactly does “open” mean? 184 more words


Surveillance Video Purportedly Shows Same Thief Stealing Same Car Twice

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — They say lighting almost never strikes twice, but what about a car thief?

Surveillance video purportedly shows a suspect stealing a Lexus and then trying to take it a second time. 271 more words


Firefighters Battle Blaze At Leominster Apartment Building

LEOMINSTER (CBS) – Crews were battling a fire at an apartment building in Leominster Monday night.

Two people, including a firefighter, were injured and rushed to the hospital. 29 more words


Porch Collapses In Evanston, Injuries Reported

(CBS) — A porch collapsed Monday evening in Evanston, and at least three people were injured.

City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz tweeted about the incident, which occurred in the 1900 block of Darrow after 8 p.m. 79 more words