Zika virus detected in woman in Spokane County

Zika cases are now being reported in the United States by returning worldwide travelers. The Zika virus has now spread to over 32 countries and territories in Latin America and the Caribbean. It is warning pregnant women to avoid traveling to Z... More..

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by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Zika 'may have been sexually-transmitted' in 14 cases

There is no cure or treatment for Zika infection. Zika has caused outbreaks in at least 29 countries in the Americas. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday said that it is investigating 14...More..

by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Local leaplings share their leap year experiences

Jae Stinson is turning 7 and 28 Monday and said he often runs into issues and confusion with an ID that shows a March 1 date of birth and an actual birthday on february 29 . One thing Gladden enjoyed about...More..

by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

CDC investigating 14 reports of Zika transmission through sex

All of them involve men in the United States who had recently traveled to places where the virus is actively spreading, and their female sex partners who had not traveled, the CDC announced today (Feb. Gamma ...More..

Cruz: Trump should ask NYT to release 'secret tape'
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Cruz: Trump should ask NYT to release 'secret tape'

News website BuzzFeed reported on Monday that Trump had suggested to the Times' editorial board in an off-the-record briefing that he would likely not stand by his immigration proposals if elected president...More..

Louisiana abortion clinics ask high court help to stay open
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Louisiana abortion clinics ask high court help to stay open

Hellerstedt, however, directly questions HB-2, a 2013 law passed in Texas and upheld in 2015 by the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals requiring doctors performing abortions to have admitting privileges - the ability...More..