Spraying continues as Dallas man's death linked to West Nile virus Spraying continues as Dallas man's death linked to West Nile virus Dallas County has amped up its efforts to battle West Nile virus after the death of a Dallas County resident appears to have been the nation's first death related to the virus this year. 08/15/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Dallas County announces fourth West Nile case Monday, involving Oak Cliff man Dallas County Health and Human Services announced Monday the fourth West Nile human infection of the season. The victim was a man over 60 who lives in ZIP ... when Dallas County was the nation’s hot spot for the virus. More than 400 residents developed ... 08/19/2013 - 8:40 am | View Link
Dallas approves aerial spraying for West Nile virus outbreak Dallas and other North Texas cities have agreed to the rare use of aerial spraying from planes to combat the nation's worst outbreak of West Nile virus so far this year ... including 14 in Tulsa County, and one death, in Oklahoma County. 08/15/2012 - 7:59 pm | View Link
Dallas County allows aerial spraying for West Nile (AP) DALLAS - Suffering from the nation's deadliest outbreak of West Nile virus this year ... Three nearby counties have reported one death each. There is no vaccine for the virus, which has been in the U.S. since about 1999, according to the CDC. 08/10/2012 - 6:36 pm | View Link
Dallas man’s death from West Nile appears to be nation's first this year A Dallas resident who died this month appears to be the nation’s first death related to the West Nile virus this year, Dallas County health officials reported Monday. The victim, an unidentified man in his 60s, lived in ZIP code 75204, near downtown Dallas. 07/16/2012 - 5:13 pm | View Link
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With falling snow providing a suitable backdrop, senators heard testimony on economic, environmental and other issues in the far north from the State Department's special representative for the Arctic, Admiral Robert J. Papp Jr., and officials from Alaska and elsewhere.
 for good measure, Murkowski announced that she and Sen. Angus King, a Maine independent, were forming the Senate Arctic Caucus, an informal group of lawmakers — call it a circle?
Md. Senate votes to create alert program for hit-and-runsWashington PostANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Maryland Senate has voted to create an alert program to find missing drivers in hit-and-run accidents that result in serious injury. The Senate voted 47-0 Thursday for the bill, which is sponsored by Sen. Bryan Simonaire, an Anne and more »
Secretary of State John Kerry addressed the criticism surrounding his predecessor, Hillary Clinton, for using a personal email address for official State Department business, all but rolling his eyes over the controversy.
"With respect to Secretary Clinton's emails, the State Department has had access to a wide array of Secretary Clinton's records, including emails between her and department officials with the state.gov accounts," Kerry said while in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Thursday.
"I think we have all the ones that are state.gov, which are appropriately the ones in the purview of the department, but let me check on that when I actually have time to pay attention to such an important issue when I get home," Kerry added with a deadpan expression.
A State Department official told Reuters a review of Clinton's emails from her time as secretary of state could take months "given the sheer volume of the document set." In a tweet posted Thursday night, Clinton addressed the issue, saying she wants the public to see her emails.
Watch a video of Kerry's remarks above.
The best companies to work for are also apparently the best companies to invest in.
Fortune magazine just released its annual list of the 100 best companies to work for, a listicle orgy of companies that offer jobs with amazing pay, perks, benefits -- and shareholder returns.
The magazine noted that, since 1998, the companies on the list have outperformed the S&P 500 stock index by a ratio of almost two to one, according to data from the Russell Investment Group.
The HillHouse and Senate drafting separate budget plansThe HillRepublicans in the House and Senate plan to release separate budget blueprints this month, creating the potential for conflict as they head into a new fiscal battle with President Obama. While there had been speculation after their midterm triumph that Senate panel passes ban on plastic beads polluting lakesBloomington Pantagraphall 35 news articles »