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At least 5 US airports have exposed travelers to measles, health officials warn

An unknown number of U.S. air travelers have been exposed to measles after at least five airports allowed people with the highly infectious disease t...

At least 5 US airports have exposed travelers to measles, health officials warn

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Health officials warn that an unknown number of passengers have been exposed to measles at 5 US airports Nam Y. Huh/AP Public health officials have confirmed that measles-infected persons have traveled through or visited five of the nation's biggest airp...
17:56, 2019-12-24

At least five US airports exposed travelers to measles An unknown number of US air travelers have been exposed to measles after at least five airports allowed people with the highly infectious disease to ...
15:28, 2019-12-24

Philadelphia airport visitors may have been exposed to measles, officials warn Travelers who passed through Philadelphia International Airport earlier this month may have been exposed to measles, health officials announced on Fr...
18:24, 2019-10-12

Health officials urge vaccinations after measles exposure at major airports After major airports were exposed to measles earlier this month, health officials at the Pima County Health Department are sharing ways residents can...
02:20, 2019-12-31

Disneyland visitor with measles may have exposed others to disease: health officials A person infected with measles who recently visited Disneyland in California may have exposed others to the disease, Los Angeles health officials ann...
17:24, 2019-10-23

Measles patient in Los Angeles possibly exposed others to disease, health officials say A person with measles may have exposed others to the disease after traveling to multiple locations in Los Angeles, Calif., while infectious, health o...
19:16, 2020-01-21

New Jersey health officials warn of possible measles exposure New Jersey health officials are warning that an airplane passenger infected with measles traveled from Israel to Newark last month and may have expos...
03:32, 2019-05-03

Northern Virginia health officials warn of possible measles exposures Northern Virginia health departments are working to identify people who may have come in contact with someone infected with measles in one of three s...
17:48, 2019-06-06

Health officials warn of possible measles exposure at Dulles International Airport Health officials in northern Virginia are warning the public about potential exposure to measles after a child in the region contracted the illness. ...
17:16, 2019-06-06

California health officials warn of possible measles exposure at Disneyland, Universal Studios California health officials say visitors to Disneyland, Universal Studios and other tourist destinations in the Los Angeles area may have been expose...
00:00, 2019-08-25

NYC health officials warn against 'measles parties' amid biggest outbreak in decades A public health emergency was declared in New York City on Tuesday due to a measles outbreak — and health officials are warning against the idea of "...
23:56, 2019-04-09

Newark Airport travelers may have been exposed to measles Travelers who passed through Newark Liberty International Airport in late May might have been exposed to measles, according to New Jersey health offi...
17:56, 2019-06-19

Travelers through Los Angeles International Airport may have been exposed to measles LAX travelers may have been exposed to measles after a passenger with a confirmed case traveled through the airport last week, according to officials...
06:32, 2019-12-17

Travelers at Chicago, Texas, Virginia airports warned about possible measles exposure The new reports at airports in Chicago, Austin, Texas, and Richmond, Virginia, follow earlier reports in Los Angeles and Denver.    &#...
18:20, 2019-12-24

Officials: Competitor at Phoenix hip hop competition may have exposed others to measles PHOENIX (KPNX) — A teenager competing in the World Hip Hop Dance Championship in Phoenix this month tested positive for measles and may have exposed ...
01:00, 2019-08-27

Texas resident with measles could have exposed others to virus: officials A person infected with measles may have exposed others to the disease after traveling to multiple locations in Austin, Tex., while infectious with th...
20:20, 2019-12-23

3 children in Colorado hospitalized with measles; Denver airport travelers could be at risk: officials At least three children in Colorado are hospitalized with measles, a highly contagious virus that could possibly put those who recently traveled thro...
18:20, 2019-12-17

'Stay put,' officials warn: Twin winter storms slam the US as 55 million travelers hit the road Two storms, including a bomb cyclone, were hammering the West Coast and Midwest, shutting down highways and snarling Thanksgiving travel plans.  ...
16:40, 2019-11-27

Officials warn of measles outbreak at Denver airport after children hospitalized At least three children in Colorado are hospitalized with measles, a highly contagious virus that could possibly put those who recently traveled thro...
22:40, 2019-12-17

What travelers need to know as TSA, airports brace for Super Bowl LIV travelers Long before the final matchup was set for Super Bowl LIV, airports and security officials were making game plans for dealing with an influx of flyers...
14:00, 2020-01-28

UN health experts warn ‘dramatic resurgence’ of measles continues to threaten the European region Europe has lost ground in eliminating measles, as the number of countries having achieved or sustained elimination of the disease has declined, the E...
06:40, 2019-08-29

Health officials say NYC measles cases reach 466 NEW YORK (AP) — The number of measles cases in New York City has reached 466 since the outbreak began in October. The city’s health department ...
01:00, 2019-05-08

Cochise Health officials warn of more mosquitoes Cochise County Health and Social Services officials say the Monsoon is bringing out more mosquitoes. The weather increases the risk of getting diseas...
06:16, 2019-08-17

U.S. measles cases surpass 1,000 this year, say health officials The United States recorded 1,001 measles cases so far this year, federal health officials said on Wednesday....
23:12, 2019-06-05

U.S. health officials report 41 new cases of measles last week The United States recorded 41 new measles cases last week, bringing the year's total number of cases to 981 in the worst outbreak of the disease sinc...
11:32, 2019-06-04

U.S. health officials record 14 new cases of measles as outbreak slows The United States recorded 14 new measles cases between June 27 and July 3, federal health officials said on Monday, signaling a slowdown in the spre...
19:40, 2019-07-08

U.S. health officials warn of eastern equine encephalitis outbreak Officials from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases note that, as of Nov. 12, there have been 36 confirmed cases of eastern equi...
22:04, 2019-11-21

Top health officials warn senators more Wuhan virus cases likely Fears over the fast-spreading Wuhan coronavirus broke into the Senate’s single-minded focus on impeachment Friday morning as top public health offici...
21:36, 2020-01-24

Top health officials warn senators more Wuhan coronavirus cases likely Fears over the fast-spreading Wuhan coronavirus broke into the Senate’s single-minded focus on impeachment Friday morning as top public health offici...
19:52, 2020-01-24

Boston sees first measles case since 2013, city health officials say Boston health officials this week confirmed a resident has the measles, marking the city’s first case since 2013....
15:36, 2019-10-11

Measles outbreak in Georgia linked to family of 5: state health officials A family of five is likely the source of a recent measles outbreak in Georgia, state health officials recently announced....
19:08, 2019-11-20

Measles exposure at Union Station in Los Angeles confirmed: health officials A person infected with measles traveled through Union Station in Los Angeles in late July, city health officials announced this week. ...
21:20, 2019-08-08

Curacao health officials board quarantined ship in measles case Authorities in Curacao on Saturday boarded a ship that arrived in the Dutch Caribbean island under quarantine.        ...
15:48, 2019-05-06

Canadian man hit Seattle's tourist hot spots while infected with measles, health officials say Health officials in Seattle are warning about a Canadian traveler who passed through popular tourist spots in late April while infected with measles....
18:40, 2019-05-07

Las Vegas strip visitors warned of possible measles exposure: health officials Heads up, Las Vegas visitors: If you took a trip to Sin City earlier this month, you may have been exposed to measles. ...
16:44, 2019-08-21

Global Health: New York City Is Requiring Vaccinations Against Measles. Can Officials Do That? Mandatory vaccination is rare, but it has been done — and upheld by the courts. While judges have allowed health officials to fine citizens for refus...
03:24, 2019-04-10

‘Spread holiday cheer, not gonorrhea,’ Canadian health officials warn This will definitely land you on the ‘naughty’ list. Health officials in a Canadian province are warning revelers not to engage in risky ...
06:04, 2019-11-27

U.S. health officials warn Juul over claims e-cigarette safer than smoking E-cigarettes have been on the U.S. market for more than a decade, but the FDA didn't gain the authority to regulate them until 2016....
21:40, 2019-09-09

Health officials quarantine a cruise ship in St. Lucia after confirming a case of measles St. Lucia official Merlene Fredericks-James declined to name the ship that's under quarantine, though she said fewer than 300 are aboard....
20:52, 2019-05-01

Health officials warn against vaping devices amid string of related deaths Federal health officials are urging people not to use vaping devices amid of string of illnesses across the country and three confirmed deaths tied t...
21:36, 2019-09-06

Health officials warn against rapidly tapering down opioids for pain patients: ‘It’s a game-changer’ The U.S. federal health agencies behind efforts to address the nation's harrowing opioid epidemic took major steps this week to address a brewing pub...
22:00, 2019-04-11

Florida health officials warn of rabies in Disney World's Epcot theme park Health officials in Florida have issued a 60-day rabies alert for an area surrounding Disney World’s popular Epcot theme park, urging tourists and re...
19:36, 2019-07-10

Climate change is damaging the lifelong health of the world's children, medical officials warn A child born today will experience a rate of warming that will threaten their health at every stage of their life, the report's authors said....
01:56, 2019-11-14

Vaping-related deaths rise to 18 with 1,000 reported cases of lung illnesses, US health officials warn At least 18 death and more than 1,000 cases of mysterious lung illnesses in the US have been linked with vaping, health officials have warned....
08:04, 2019-10-04

U.S. has recorded 704 cases of measles this year, a 25-year-high-health officials The United States recorded 78 new measles cases last week for a total of 704 cases so far this year, the greatest number in a quarter century, federa...
17:28, 2019-04-29

Travelers are most satisfied with these airports, according to J.D. Power J.D. Power has released 2019 rankings for "mega," "large" and "medium" airports across North America for overall passenger satisfaction.   ...
02:04, 2019-09-26

CDC to screen travelers at three airports for mystery virus from China Three airports will begin screening arrivals from Wuhan, China, on Friday for a mystery virus that has spread beyond Chinese borders....
20:56, 2020-01-17

US customs outage delays thousands of travelers in airports across country Social media posts show serious congestion as ‘temporary’ issue affects hubs including JFK and LAXThousands of travelers at US airports faced delays ...
00:44, 2019-08-17

After thousands of delays at one of America's biggest airports, beleaguered travelers ask – how? San Francisco airport says it announced planned construction months ago. Delays raise questions about how airlines preparedRunway construction at one...
07:48, 2019-09-13

Airports and airlines want travelers to ditch their plastic water bottles Airports and airlines have introduced a wide range of sustainable initiatives that include cutting down on single-use plastics and making reusable wa...
17:16, 2019-12-22

Thanksgiving travel 2019: US airports hit by winter storms, lots of travelers Thanksgiving travelers have been affected not only by busy airports, but winter weather across the United States.       ...
18:44, 2019-11-27

CDC to distribute faster coronavirus test, screen China travelers at airports Coronavirus has arrived in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention plans to screen all travelers arriving from China and di...
16:44, 2020-01-22

Travelers from China are being screened at US airports for a mysterious new virus that's killed 2 and sickened dozens Associated Press Passengers from China arriving in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York will be screened by the Centers for Disease Control and P...
22:12, 2020-01-17

Disneyland visitors may have been exposed to measles ANAHEIM, Calif. (NBC NEWS) – Visitors to Disneyland in Anaheim, California, on Oct. 16 may have been exposed to measles, the county public heal...
02:08, 2019-10-24

LAX travelers warned about possible measles exposure again Travelers who passed through LAX were again warned of possible measles exposure after a confirmed case was reported on April 3....
18:12, 2019-04-19

Disneyland park guests in California may have been exposed to measles The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is warning Disneyland-goers they may have been exposed to measles last week.    ...
15:00, 2019-10-23

New Zealand teen with measles may have exposed Disneyland visitors Alert comes amid worst measles outbreak in the US in a quarter of a century, with more than 1,200 cases reported since October 2018A teenage girl fro...
20:16, 2019-08-24

A person with measles visited Disneyland last week and could have exposed other parkgoers Barry King/Getty Images A person with measles visited Disneyland in Anaheim, California, last week, potentially exposing other parkgoers to the infec...
22:52, 2019-10-23

Boston college student diagnosed with measles may have exposed others to disease Heads up, Boston residents: A Northeastern college student who spent time in at least ten different locations while infectious with measles may have ...
19:36, 2020-01-10

Woman with measles saw ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ potentially exposed audience Thanos has got nothing on measles. A measles-afflicted California woman reportedly went to a midnight showing of “Avengers: Endgame” last...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Teen with measles may have exposed visitors at Disneyland, Universal Studios SANTA ANA, Calif. — A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood tourist hotspots and the beach this month had measles...
02:24, 2019-08-24

Denver International Airport travelers warned about possible measles exposure Denver International Airport travelers may have been exposed to measles after three children with confirmed cases traveled through there last week. &...
14:44, 2019-12-18

Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood Visitors Reportedly Exposed to Measles (SANTA ANA, Calif.) — A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland and other Southern California tourist spots last week brought along more th...
18:20, 2019-08-25

Health Canada warn victims of spring flooding about possible dangers to health when they return home Federal biologist Francis Lavoie says it's important to dry wet walls and belongings within 48 hours, but that's not often possible in the case of fl...
18:28, 2019-05-02

350 health professionals are to warn Congress that Trump's mental health is deteriorating dangerously amid impeachment proceedings A petition signed by 350 psychiatrists and other mental health professionals is to be submitted to Congress Thursday, warning that President Donald T...
14:40, 2019-12-05

‘A global measles crisis’ is well underway, UN agency chiefs warn Noting a 300 per cent surge in the number of measles cases during the first three months of this year, compared to the same period last year, two UN ...
23:40, 2019-04-15

CDC and state officials are preparing quarantine facilities for travelers from Hubei Messonnier declined to provide an estimate of the number of people who will be placed in quarantine....
23:28, 2020-02-03

'Avengers: Endgame' midnight showing crowd in California may have been exposed to measles "Avengers: Endgame" movie-goers in California may have been exposed to measles, the Orange County Health Care Agency warns.     ...
18:20, 2019-05-02

California hospital workers exposed to coronavirus, told to stay home: officials At least five workers at a hospital in San Jose, Calif., have been told to stay home after they were exposed to a patient with the novel coronavirus....
17:08, 2020-02-05

Child exposed to E. coli at San Diego County Fair dies, 3 others sickened: officials At least one child has died and three others have been sickened after being exposed to E.coli at the San Diego County Fair, health officials said lat...
20:28, 2019-06-29

CDC and state officials are preparing quarantine facilities for American travelers from Hubei Messonnier declined to provide an estimate of the number of people who will be placed in quarantine....
00:12, 2020-02-04

Passengers on American Airlines flight to North Carolina possibly exposed to hepatitis A, officials say Passengers on a recent American Airlines flight from San Francisco to Charlotte, N.C., may have been exposed to hepatitis A, officials recently said....
16:12, 2019-10-08

BBB Officials Warn Of “One Ring” Telephone Scam (LEX 18) – The Better Business Bureau is warning residents to beware of the  “one ring” telephone scam. FCC officials say that calling back to ...
20:40, 2019-05-07

Indianapolis 500 officials to offer measles vaccine at race INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Some fans attending Sunday’s Indianapolis 500 can get measles vaccines at the track’s infield medical center. IndyCar...
20:44, 2019-05-23

US measles cases hit highest level in 25 years, officials say U.S. measles cases in 2019 have climbed to their highest level in 25 years, officials announced Wednesday....
21:56, 2019-04-24

Current U.S. measles outbreak ‘completely avoidable,’ officials say There have been more than 700 cases of measles in the U.S. this year so far, the highest in 25 years....
12:50, 2019-05-01

Yellowstone officials warn visitors not to approach bison after man tries to pet one A man who learned over a railing to pet a bison demonstrated “an incredible lack of judgment and common sense,” park Superintendent Cam S...
22:08, 2019-08-08

Officials warn of fish from some Texas bays after accident BAYPORT, Texas (AP) — Texas health officials have advised people not to fish or eat seafood from parts of some Houston-area bays as cleanup continues...
17:36, 2019-05-14

Officials Warn of Wasp ‘Super Nests’ in Alabama A colony can grow to be as big as a Volkswagen Beetle and can have 15,000 wasps. The last time scientists saw such an unusually high number of enormo...
19:08, 2019-06-30

NYC officials warn of early ICE raids but provide no proof New York City was on edge Saturday as US Immigration and Customs Enforcement readied to carry out President Trump’s plans to deport at least 2,000 il...
02:20, 2019-07-14

Curacao officials board quarantined ship in measles case WILLEMSTAD, Curacao (AP) — Authorities in Curacao have boarded a ship that arrived in the Dutch Caribbean island under quarantine to start vaccinatin...
13:28, 2019-05-04

Watch: Transit officials warn against riding outside San Francisco trains Transit officials in San Francisco are warning residents about dangerous behavior after videos emerged online showing people hitching free rides on t...
04:24, 2020-02-12

ISIS trying to make a comeback, U.S. military and intelligence officials warn SYRIA (NBC News) – ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called on supporters to “liberate” their detained “brothers and sisters” from camps this we...
20:20, 2019-09-21

Volcano filmed sending ash 800 metres into sky as officials warn ‘STAY AWAY’ A HUGE volcano has been captured pummelling plumes of ash 800 metres into the sky in a terrifying video....
12:08, 2019-05-23

Bipartisan lawmakers warn Trump officials about shipping to Huawei that 15 U.S. lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are asking the Commerce Department not to grant 90-day temporary licenses allowing American firms...
21:36, 2019-11-23

U.S. records 1,000th case of measles, officials blame misinformation for outbreak The United States has recorded 1,001 measles cases so far this year in the worst outbreak of the highly contagious disease in more than a quarter-cen...
00:24, 2019-06-06

New York City's largest measles outbreak in nearly 30 years has ended, officials say New York City officials on Tuesday declared an end to the largest measles outbreak the city has seen in nearly 30 years. ...
19:16, 2019-09-04

U.S. measles outbreak hits 'completely avoidable' 25-year-high: officials The number of measles cases in the United States has reached a 25-year peak, propelled by the spread of misinformation about the vaccine that can pre...
18:16, 2019-04-29

Almost 90% of people in Samoa now vaccinated against measles in wake of deadly outbreak: officials The measles virus has infected almost 4,500 people in the South Pacific nation of just 200,000 since late October. Of those who died, 57 were childre...
04:40, 2019-12-07

International travelers' lung health impacted in polluted cities (Reuters Health) - When healthy international travelers visit a city with higher levels of particle pollution than at home, their heart and lung func...
23:28, 2019-06-06

Cybersecurity officials warn state and local agencies (again) to fend off ransomware Enlarge / Georgia State Police and Capitol Police had their laptops taken offline by ransomware in the latest of many attacks on state and local gove...
23:24, 2019-07-30

DFO officials work to identify dead whale, as experts warn of more fatalities The department said Tuesday it is working to confirm whether this is yet another whale that died, or the same dead animal that was originally seen on...
16:04, 2019-07-24

Officials warn people of harmful algae in New Jersey’s largest lake Get out of the water! A harmful green algae is growing in New Jersey’s largest lake — causing flu-like symptoms and rashes, according to an ala...
20:56, 2019-06-28

US officials warn of Iranian threats to commercial vessels, including GPS interference Iran has been using GPS jammers to try and “spoof” commercial vessels into traveling through Iranian waters so they can seize them, accor...
03:08, 2019-08-08

Officials warn idiots venturing out into Hurricane Dorian to stay inside Officials have issued a stern warning to daredevils who’ve been out and about as Hurricane Dorian continues to thrash the Bahamas. Videos have ...
15:00, 2019-09-02

Sahel crisis reaching unprecedented levels, warn top UN humanitarian officials Repeated and increasingly sophisticated armed attacks in the Sahel and food shortages linked to last year’s severe drought, have reached unprecedente...
20:56, 2019-05-08

US officials urge some adults to get revaccinated against measles amid worst outbreak in 25 years Most adults should be protected from the measles, though some may need to be vaccinated amid the worst year for the disease in 25 years, the Centers ...
23:20, 2019-04-30

Iran health minister urges government to ban entry of travelers from China Iran's health minister has urged the government to ban travelers from China from entering the country due to the coronavirus outbreak, Saeed Namaki t...
12:36, 2020-01-31

Personal Health: When Travelers Bring Skin Infections Back as Souvenirs As more people travel abroad, travelers and doctors need to be alert to unusual and often perplexing skin infections....
15:40, 2019-05-06

Fire officials warn water bottles left in hot cars can start fires TUCSON – While sounding a bit odd, fire officials warn that water bottles left inside hot cars can possibly start a fire. A popular video onlin...
06:16, 2019-08-17

Dozens of Hong Kong protesters arrested as officials warn of ‘very dangerous situation’ Hong Kong wrapped up a weekend of tumultuous protests that resulted in 86 people — including one as young as 12 — arrested and a stern wa...
17:56, 2019-08-26

Alaska officials warn hares could spread deadly disease to people, pets Alaska wildlife officials recently issued a warning for residents in Fairbanks: Beware of hares....
22:36, 2019-06-07

‘Not safe to move’: Officials warn residents as fire threat escalates in Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison said 23 people had died in the wildfires so far this summer, including two in a blaze on a highway on Kangaroo Island o...
17:52, 2020-01-04

'Stay put,' officials warn: Winter storms slam US as 50 million people travel for Thanksgiving Two storms, including a bomb cyclone, were hammering the West Coast and Midwest, shutting down highways and snarling Thanksgiving travel plans.  ...
01:32, 2019-11-28

U.S. intel officials warn lawmakers Russia is helping Trump win 2020 election: sources Trump has dismissed the intelligence community’s warnings of Russian interference as a conspiracy to undermine his 2016 victory, and was reportedly i...
06:00, 2020-02-21

4 Your Health: Measles outbreak continues to grow in U.S. (NBC News)- The measles outbreak in the United States continues to grow. As of last Thursday, the number of cases reached 1,241, according to the Ce...
03:00, 2019-09-10

After New Food Poisoning Outbreak, U.S. Officials Warn Consumers Not to Eat Romaine Lettuce Grown in Salinas, California (NEW YORK) — U.S. health officials on Friday told people to avoid romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California, because of another food poisoni...
01:32, 2019-11-23

Colorado officials warn humans to not feed wildlife after mountain goats engaging in 'unnatural behaviors' "Do not feed wildlife" is a warning officials in Colorado have issued as mountain goats have been trying to cozy up with humans — a behavior deemed "...
19:00, 2019-07-09

After New E.Coli Food Poisoning Outbreak, U.S. Officials Warn Consumers Not to Eat Romaine Lettuce Grown in Salinas, California (NEW YORK) — U.S. health officials on Friday told people to avoid romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California, because of another food poisoni...
01:16, 2019-11-23

4 Your Health: New study finds babies may not be protected by their mom’s measles immunity (NBC News)- American workers are spending more of their income on health care, according to a new report from the Commonwealth Fund. The researchers ...
21:52, 2019-11-21

The UK has lost its World Health Organization ‘measles-free’ status Three years after the measles virus was eliminated, the UK has lost its “measles-free” status, prompting the government to announce urgent action...
14:36, 2019-08-19

4 Your Health: Majority of children traveling overseas are unvaccinated against measles NBC News- The Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to a Kentucky abortion ultrasound law. The law requires a doctor, while performing a pre-abortio...
19:44, 2019-12-09

Global Health: Scientists Thought They Had Measles Cornered. They Were Wrong. Following intensive vaccination efforts, measles cases plunged across the world. Now clusters of new infections — some linked, some not — have confou...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Medical groups warn climate change is a ‘health emergency’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of medical and public health groups are aligning to push for a series of consensus commitments to combat climate change, blu...
11:16, 2019-06-24

Wearing earbuds regularly could cause ear infections, health professionals warn An expert has warned that wearing earphones, such as Apple's AirPods, could lead to smelly, itchy and often painful infections....
17:52, 2019-10-17

Heat Health: Doctors Warn About Dangers Of Rising Temperatures Doctors are issuing a warning about the dangers of the massive heat wave that’s sweeping across the United States. Dr. Baruch Fertel of the Cleveland...
01:12, 2019-07-20

Health experts warn of emerging threat of Nipah virus A deadly virus called Nipah carried by bats has already caused human outbreaks across South and South East Asia and has "serious epidemic potential",...
02:36, 2019-12-09

Global Health: Measles Outbreak Now at 880 Cases, With Fastest Growth Still in New York Warming weather usually slows transmission of the virus, but it is not clear that this outbreak is fading, experts said....
23:48, 2019-05-20

Man infected with measles died in UK this year, Public Health England confirms A man died in the UK after getting infected with measles in the same month that the country lost its measles-free status....
20:40, 2019-12-20

Global Health: Measles Cases Surpass 700 as Outbreak Continues Unabated The virus has been found in 22 states, and outbreaks in New York and Los Angeles are growing quickly....
18:56, 2019-04-29

NYC declares public health emergency, orders mandatory measles vaccinations New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in response to a measles outbreak in a Brooklyn ultra-Orthodox Jewish com...
18:52, 2019-04-09

Anti-vaxxer whose son contracted measles says she played 'Russian roulette' with boy's health A New Zealand woman who chose not to vaccinate one of her children was candid when describing how her decision ultimately put her son’s life in jeopa...
17:36, 2019-09-10

Health Department closes Queens yeshiva amid measles outbreak Health officials ordered a Queens yeshiva closed Monday as New York City struggles to contain the nation's worst measles outbreak in a generatio...
00:44, 2019-05-14

Global Health: Measles Outbreak Infects 695, Highest Number Since 2000 The outbreak, linked to skepticism about vaccines, has led to extraordinary measures, including $1,000 fines and bans on unvaccinated children in pub...
03:20, 2019-04-25

Turkey's plan to flood Europe with millions of refugees if it is condemned for attacking Syria is a real and dangerous threat, officials warn REUTERS/Stringer Turkish threats to send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe's doorstep if it is sanctioned or condemned for its military intervent...
14:08, 2019-10-11

Indoor carbon dioxide levels could be a health hazard, scientists warn CO2 in bedrooms and offices may affect cognition and cause kidney and bone problemsIndoor levels of carbon dioxide could be clouding our thinking and...
17:16, 2019-07-08

Tattoo parlours pose infection risk, warn health experts With one in five adults now having a tattoo, more should be done to protect the public, a report says....
03:52, 2019-06-14

Rome doctors warn of health hazards from city’s garbage woes ROME (AP) — Doctors in Rome are warning of possible health hazards caused by overflowing trash bins in the city’s streets, as the Italian capit...
09:12, 2019-06-26

Climate crisis will affect lifelong health of young, warn doctors Lancet Countdown tracks impacts of global heating covering disease, wildfires and malnutritionThe climate crisis will determine the lifelong health o...
00:44, 2019-11-14

Global Health: Where Will Measles Break Out Next? Chicago, Los Angeles or Miami, Scientists Predict A new study ranks the risks in U.S. counties by the numbers of unvaccinated children and proximity to international airports. But no one predicted th...
02:20, 2019-05-11

Global Health: Religious Objections to the Measles Vaccine? Get the Shots, Faith Leaders Say Devout parents who are worried about vaccines often object to ingredients from pigs or fetuses. But the leaders of major faiths have examined these f...
20:56, 2019-04-26

NYC health department closes a child care center amid measles outbreak New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio last week declared measles a public health emergency and ordered mandatory vaccinations for people living in Brook...
23:32, 2019-04-15

Long-term opioid use negatively affects sleep, health, experts warn A position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine highlights studies linking use of pain medication to sleep apnea and other disorders...
17:20, 2019-11-20

Latest 'Vacuum Challenge' craze could have fatal consequences, health experts warn A new social media challenge involving a vacuum cleaner and trash bags has gone viral, much to the dismay of health experts, who warn that the idioti...
14:52, 2019-06-05

People could get the novel coronavirus more than once, health experts warn — recovering does not necessarily make you immune Reuters/Thomas Peter A coronavirus outbreak that started in China has infected more than 20,000 people and killed more than 400. Cases have been reco...
01:28, 2020-02-04

‘Complacency’ a factor in stagnating global vaccination rates, warn UN health chiefs More than one in 10 children – almost 20 million worldwide – failed to receive potentially lifesaving vaccines in 2018, the UN said on Monday, citing...
18:08, 2019-07-15

Long term opioid use negatively affects sleep, health, experts warn A position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine highlights studies linking use of pain medication to sleep apnea and other disorders...
12:32, 2019-11-20

New York declares public health emergency over measles 'crisis.' Orders mandatory vaccinations New York City declared measles a public health emergency and ordered mandatory vaccinations for people living in areas where the disease is spreading...
18:28, 2019-04-09

New York City Declares Public Health Emergency In the Face of an Intensifying Measles Outbreak New York City officials on Tuesday ordered residents at the center of an ongoing measles outbreak to get vaccinated or face fines up to $1,000, in th...
18:44, 2019-04-09

Children particularly affected by toxic air-related mental and physical health problems, experts warn Children are particularly at risk of suffering lung problems from toxic air, experts have warned as they told of its lifelong impacts on both physica...
09:08, 2019-11-14

Iran earthquake: At least 5 killed and 300 injured as powerful 5.9 magnitude tremor as officials warn of 'widespread disaster' At least five people have been killed and 300 more were injured as a powerful earthquake struck north-western Iran....
07:48, 2019-11-08

Iran earthquake: At least 5 killed and 120 injured as powerful 5.9 magnitude tremor as officials warn of 'widespread disaster' At least five people have been killed and 120 more were injured as a powerful earthquake struck north-western Iran....
06:04, 2019-11-08

U.S. health officials to ban flavoured e-cigarettes — with some key exemptions The ban comes with major exceptions that benefit vaping manufacturers, retailers and adults who use the nicotine-emitting devices....
19:56, 2020-01-02

U.S. registers third coronavirus case: health officials A third case of the new coronavirus has been registered in the United States, in Orange County, California, the county's health agency said....
10:44, 2020-01-26

Chinese health officials say coronavirus ‘much more contagious’ Chinese officials on Sunday revealed that patients infected with the coronavirus can spread the deadly illness before experiencing any symptoms — pro...
07:16, 2020-01-27

Here comes the smoke: Health officials tell B.C. to prepare for new ‘5th season’ "We need to prepare — and prepare early — for every wildfire season with the thought that it may be the worse season ever,” says the BC Centre for Di...
03:16, 2019-05-16

Trump pulled into feud between top health officials Trump's and Pence’s efforts to end the feud come amid broader leadership battles at the health department....
06:00, 2019-12-06

Chinese health officials say coronavirus is ‘much more contagious’ Chinese officials on Sunday revealed that patients infected with the coronavirus can spread the deadly illness before experiencing any symptoms — pro...
05:28, 2020-01-27

U.S. health officials say vaping illness may have multiple causes U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause behind the nationwide outbreak of serious lung illnesses linked to vaping, and ...
21:40, 2019-10-11

Health officials weigh in on getting vaccine boosters TUCSON -The Centers for Disease Control say there are 764 confirmed cases of the measles in 23 states – an increase of 60 cases from last week....
02:12, 2019-05-07

Coronavirus: health officials announce first known US case Man in his 30s in good condition in hospital in Washington stateCDC says risk to American public is lowThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevent...
22:24, 2020-01-21

U.S. health officials say there may be more than one cause to vaping-related illness U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause to the outbreak of the mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarette use, and s...
19:04, 2019-10-11

More coronavirus cases 'highly likely' in UK - health officials New cases will probably be brought in by people travelling from overseas, Public Health England says....
18:00, 2020-02-12

Health officials contact 200 including MPs over UK coronavirus scare People attended London conference with delegate who has since tested positiveCoronavirus - latest updatesMore than 200 people, including several MPs,...
21:00, 2020-02-14

Vermont sees outbreak of hepatitis, health officials say Attention, Vermont residents: An outbreak of hepatitis is affecting The Green Mountain State....
15:56, 2020-01-16

Health officials: Trump immigration order could be illegal Trump's proclamation has rattled the career civil servants who would have to transform a vague order into policy....
23:40, 2019-10-11

U.S. health officials to start testing for coronavirus in five states The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it will start testing for the rapidly spreading coronavirus that originated in Chi...
21:36, 2020-02-14

Health officials contact 2oo including MPs over UK coronavirus scare People attended London conference with delegate who has since tested positiveCoronavirus - latest updatesMore than 200 people, including several MPs,...
20:00, 2020-02-14

U.S. health officials confirm second U.S. case of Wuhan coronavirus The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday confirmed a second U.S. case of the new coronavirus from China in a Chicago woman...
17:48, 2020-01-24

Virginia investigates 3 possible coronavirus cases: health officials Virginia health officials are investigating three possible cases of a deadly coronavirus that’s killed more than 80 people and sickened thousands of ...
16:56, 2020-01-27

Fifth US case of coronavirus confirmed in Arizona, health officials say The new respiratory illness has so far infected more than 1,975 people and killed 56, the majority in Wuhan, China....
21:48, 2020-01-26

U.S. health officials to testify to Congress on vaping sickness Congress begins public hearings this week about a mystery vaping-related lung disease that has sickened hundreds of people across the United States a...
13:37, 2019-09-24

Minnesota sees first flu death of season: health officials A Minnesota resident has died of the flu, marking the first such fatality in the state this season....
14:48, 2019-11-01

Canada preparing after health officials say coronovirus will ‘likely’ hit country China's National Health Commission reported the death toll from the new coronavirus has climbed to 41, with the number of people infected rising to 1...
18:52, 2020-01-25

More than 100 in Massachusetts sickened by foodborne parasite, health officials say A foodborne parasite has sickened more than 100 people Massachusetts, state health officials said this week. ...
23:32, 2019-07-23

Hepatitis A outbreak in Colorado kills one, health officials say At least one person has died in connection to a statewide outbreak of hepatitis A in Colorado, state health officials announced this week. ...
21:48, 2019-09-13

Wisconsin child dies from flu on the way to the hospital: health officials A child in Wisconsin has died from the flu, marking the first pediatric death in the state for the 2019-2020 season....
16:12, 2020-01-13

Third US case of coronavirus confirmed in California, health officials say The new respiratory illness has so far infected more than 1,975 people and killed 56, the majority in Wuhan, China....
09:16, 2020-01-26

US health officials will check patients with flu-like symptoms for coronavirus Those program will begin in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago and New York City....
00:12, 2020-02-15

‘I Wish We Had More Answers’: Health Officials Still Don’t Know Why 500 People Have Gotten Sick After Vaping More than 500 people have developed serious lung illnesses after vaping, and seven have died — but there’s still not a clear cause, feder...
18:36, 2019-09-19

Spike in Ebola cases alarms health officials in DRC Many cases blamed on a single individual who appears to have caught virus for second timeHealth officials are investigating an alarming spike in Ebol...
16:24, 2019-12-13

U.S. health officials say there may be multiple causes to vaping-related illness U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause to the outbreak of the mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarette use and sa...
19:48, 2019-10-11

Arizona seeing surge of hepatitis A cases, health officials say Arizona is seeing a surge in hepatitis A cases, mostly in the Tucson area but also in metro Phoenix, health officials say....
16:00, 2019-05-06

Unanswered questions leave health officials scrambling to contain coronavirus Health authorities are scrambling to halt the spread of a new virus that has killed hundreds in China, restricting visitors from the country and conf...
12:32, 2020-02-05

Health officials urge testing after Indiana wrestling event NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) — Health officials are warning attendees at a recent wrestling event in southern Indiana to get tested for HIV and hepatitis C ...
12:32, 2019-06-28

China’s coronavirus death toll rises to 213, health officials say The death toll in Hubei, the Chinese province at the center of the epidemic, had risen to 204 and there were 9,692 cases of infection nationally as o...
01:28, 2020-01-31

Health officials investigating over 150 vaping-linked lung injuries The number of breathing illnesses linked to vaping is on the rise — with health officials investigating over 150 cases in 16 states, it was rev...
05:56, 2019-08-22

US health officials directing $105 million to fight coronavirus outbreak US health officials on Tuesday said they are directing $105 million to fight the deadly coronavirus outbreak, but insisted Americans should not be al...
04:04, 2020-01-29

Health officials approve drug to boost sex drive in women WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. health regulators have approved a prescription drug to boost sex drive in women. The Food and Drug Administration OKR...
01:28, 2019-06-23

US health officials link vaping deaths to vitamin E acetate A US government lab study confirmed that vitamin E acetate is likely behind a wave of vaping illnesses and deaths. Most of the cases involved black m...
23:04, 2019-11-08

Health officials expecting results from trials of two coronavirus drugs A co-chair of a World Health Organization meeting said the combination of two antiviral drugs, ritonavir and lopinavir, has been used on a number of ...
20:24, 2020-02-13

State health officials clueless on cause of vaping-related illnesses State officials on Monday admitted that they haven’t identified a cause for the ongoing epidemic of lung-related illnesses linked to vaping. “No sing...
02:28, 2019-11-05

US health officials report new vaping deaths, repeat warning U.S. health officials on Friday again urged people to stop vaping until they figure out why some are coming down with serious breathing illnesses....
12:08, 2019-09-07

Oregon child dies of flu-related illness: health officials A child in Oregon has died of flu-related illness, according to Oregon Health Authority officials....
15:36, 2019-12-24

Coronavirus has killed more than SARS, but health officials say new cases slowing China's National Health Commission on Sunday also said total cases of the new virus have increased to to 37,198....
13:08, 2020-02-09

Canadian health officials on alert after reports of vaping illnesses in the U.S. Maryse Durette, a spokeswoman for the two agencies, says Canadian health officials have not yet seen evidence of similar pulmonary illness clusters o...
22:12, 2019-08-28

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials The death of a South Korean man in his 60s marks the first coronavirus-related fatality in the country....
21:00, 2020-02-20

First COVID-19 case in Canada now cleared of the virus: health officials Associate chief medical officer of health Dr. Barbara Yaffe says the man is no longer infectious to others and has recovered....
23:36, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus latest: Too soon to say if virus reaching peak, UN health officials say Officials from the World Health Organization have said the number of new coronavirus cases in China fell for the first time since the outbreak began....
17:32, 2020-02-06

New Jersey health officials evaluating patient for possible case of Coronavirus Health officials in New Jersey were evaluated a patient for a possible case of the the deadly new coronavirus on Thursday night. Hackensack Meridian ...
05:32, 2020-01-24

Massachusetts man has coronavirus, state health officials say; US cases rise to 8 Health officials said Saturday that a man in Massachusetts has been infected with the coronavirus after returning from a recent trip to China, bringi...
20:00, 2020-02-01

U.S. health officials probe multi-state Salmonella outbreak U.S. federal health officials said on Tuesday an investigation is underway over a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections linked to fro...
06:00, 2019-04-17

US health officials push for graphic warning labels on cigarettes US health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage and Americans from lighting up. If successfu...
21:44, 2019-08-15

Health Department officials roll out new design for NYC-themed condoms Health Department officials rolled out the latest design for protection in the Big Apple on Valentine's Day, featuring the 'NYC LEGEND XL' label scre...
00:00, 2020-02-15

U.S. health officials identify 2 new cases of coronavirus in Los Angeles, Arizona Two new confirmed cases were reported Sunday -- one in Los Angeles County in California and the other in Arizona. The total number of U.S. patients n...
22:16, 2020-01-26

Chinese health officials: Coronavirus ‘more contagious’ than previously thought Chinese officials on Sunday revealed that patients infected with the coronavirus can spread the deadly illness before experiencing any symptoms — pro...
09:52, 2020-01-27

Health officials testing first person in New York City for coronavirus Testing by the CDC to determine whether this is a confirmed case of coronavirus will take at least 36-48 hours, according to health officials....
02:04, 2020-02-02

U.S. health officials say 3rd case of coronavirus identified in Southern California The first known case in California comes on the heels of diagnoses in Washington state, on Jan. 21, and Chicago, on Jan. 24. Both patients -- in Wash...
15:56, 2020-01-26

White House moves up meeting with warring health officials Administration officials say Azar and Verma must pledge to end a feud that's threatening Trump's health agenda ahead of his reelection campaign....
21:00, 2019-12-11

U.S. health officials to testify to Congress amid nine vaping deaths The U.S. House of Representatives begins public hearings this week about a mystery vaping-related lung disease that has sickened hundreds of people a...
18:08, 2019-09-24

First Death in a Spate of Vaping Sicknesses Reported by Health Officials An Illinois patient has died after suffering lung-related illnesses from vaping, although federal officials disclosed few details about the circumsta...
22:16, 2019-08-23

Trump may have to mediate a bitter feud between two top health officials, a new report says AP Photo/ Evan Vucc A bitter feud between two of the Trump administration's top health officials may require some of President Trump's self-proclaime...
19:28, 2019-12-10

Maine sees first flu death of season, state health officials say Maine health officials this week announced the state’s first flu death of the 2019-2020 season....
15:24, 2019-12-05

NYC health officials investigating potential coronavirus case in Queens A person who recently traveled to New York City from China is being tested for possible coronavirus at Elmhurst General Hospital, a law enforcement s...
20:12, 2020-01-31

Bovine tuberculosis confirmed in Michigan cow herd, health officials say A small beef herd in Alpena County, Mich., has recently tested positive for bovine tuberculosis, health officials said Thursday....
17:12, 2019-04-28

‘This Ain’t Your Mother’s Marijuana.’ Federal Health Officials Issue National Warning on Pot (WASHINGTON) — Federal health officials issued a national warning Thursday against marijuana use by adolescents and pregnant women, as more sta...
00:16, 2019-08-30

Coronavirus details show challenge health officials face in containing outbreak Details that emerged last week about the new virus from China show how challenging it could be to control this outbreak, health experts say....
16:28, 2020-02-02

Health officials: Too soon to predict end to coronavirus crisis, despite lower figures from China Although Chinese health officials show the number of daily coronavirus cases stabilizing, international and U.S. health officials urged caution. ...
00:24, 2020-02-13

Health Officials May Have Found the Chemical at the Center of Vaping Illness Outbreak (NEW YORK) — U.S. health officials reported a breakthrough Friday in their investigation into the cause of a mysterious outbreak of vaping illn...
22:00, 2019-11-08

US health officials investigating 215 possible cases of severe lung disease associated with vaping U.S. health officials are investigating 215 possible cases of severe lung disease associated with vaping across 25 states, the Centers for Disease Co...
17:36, 2019-08-30

Virginia sees 3 vaping-related illness cases, health officials say At least three people in Virginia have suffered lung illness related to vaping, state health officials announced Monday. ...
15:52, 2019-08-27

Alberta health officials have conducted 18 tests for coronavirus; no confirmed cases Alberta health officials revealed Friday they had done 18 tests for the novel coronavirus since Jan. 1 but zero cases have been confirmed....
00:04, 2020-02-01

Pigs at Michigan fair test positive for swine flu: health officials Pigs at a recent fair in Michigan tested positive for swine flu, the Livingston County Health Department said in a statement over the weekend. ...
16:32, 2019-07-30

Coronavirus cases outside China could be ‘spark’ of ‘bigger fire,’ health officials say Cases of coronavirus spreading outside of China could be the "spark" that ignites an out-of-control pandemic, health officials said Monday....
21:32, 2020-02-10

Health officials say they're testing the first possible Wuhan coronavirus case in New York City Reuters/Bryan R. Smith Health officials said Saturday that New York City may have its first possible coronavirus patient, and are waiting for test re...
05:20, 2020-02-02

E. coli outbreak in 10 states sickens 196 people, hospitalizes 28, health officials say The E. coli outbreak connected to ground beef has now sickened 196 people across 10 states — a 19-person increase since the Centers for Disease Contr...
16:12, 2019-05-14

US health officials urge people to stop vaping as third death reported Officials identified 450 possible illnesses in 33 states, and said no single device, liquid or ingredient has been tied to themUS health officials ar...
19:52, 2019-09-06

With COVID-19 emerging in new countries, health officials worry about untraceable clusters As hot spots emerge around the globe, trouble finding each source might signal the disease has begun spreading too widely for tried-and-true public h...
07:12, 2020-02-22

Vaping Death Toll Rises to 13 With 805 Confirmed Illnesses in U.S., Health Officials Say (NEW YORK) — Hundreds more Americans have been reported to have a vaping-related breathing illness, and the death toll has risen to 13, health ...
17:24, 2019-09-27

A Mysterious, Paralyzing Illness in Kids Is Worrying U.S. Health Officials: New Report (NEW YORK) — One morning last fall, 4-year-old Joey Wilcox woke up with the left side of his face drooping. It was the first sign of an unfoldi...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Health officials tell parents to review reports and visit daycares before enrollment TUCSON – State health officials say parents should check public inspection reports and visit facilities before enrolling their children in daycare. G...
07:28, 2019-05-30

California baby dies from whooping cough, health officials confirm A California baby has died after contracting whooping cough, officials said, marking the first such death in Orange County in more than a decade....
16:36, 2019-04-19

Low risk for Albertans to catch coronavirus from China, provincial health officials say The United States confirmed its first case of the virus in Washington State on Tuesday, but Dr. Deena Hinshaw said the risk to Albertans is very low....
00:36, 2020-01-22

Norovirus outbreak hits Washington, DC, children’s hospital, health officials say A norovirus outbreak was reported at a children’s hospital in Washington, D.C., on Saturday after three patients tested positive for the contagious v...
10:42, 2019-04-09

U.S. health officials seek emergency approval to use diagnostic test for new coronavirus The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday it is seeking special emergency authorization from the Food and Drug Administrat...
21:36, 2020-01-23

Watch: US health officials hold press conference on the coronavirus outbreak Top US health and infectious disease specialists are holding a press conference Tuesday morning on the coronavirus outbreak....
17:52, 2020-01-28

Health Officials Urge Caution in Reducing Opioids for Pain Patients In a newly published guide, federal health officials say doctors “should never abandon” pain patients and warn of acute withdrawal and other risks....
21:12, 2019-10-10

Canadian health officials monitoring reports of U.S. vaping linked illnesses There have been at least 450 possible cases, including five deaths, identified in the U.S. this year and many said they had been vaping THC, the chem...
19:28, 2019-09-08

Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say Indiana announced a third death linked to the illness on Friday. State and federal health officials are working urgently to understand the causes....
20:16, 2019-09-06

U.S. prepares for coronavirus pandemic, school and business closures: health officials U.S. health officials on Friday said they are preparing for the possibility of the spread of the new coronavirus through U.S. communities that would ...
23:48, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus risk remains low in Canada despite first presumptive case: Health officials The man was on board Southern China Airline's flight CZ311 from Guangzhou to Toronto, health officials confirmed on Sunday....
18:04, 2020-01-26

Wisconsin elementary school sees chickenpox outbreak: health officials An outbreak of chickenpox has affected at least one elementary school in Wisconsin, according to health officials in the state....
15:44, 2019-12-12

Health officials confirm first U.S. case of China coronavirus, expand screening A U.S. resident who recently traveled to China has been diagnosed with the newly identified coronavirus that has sickened more than 300 people and ki...
23:04, 2020-01-21

Fourth US case of coronavirus confirmed in Los Angeles area, health officials say The new respiratory illness has so far infected more than 1,975 people and killed 56, the majority in Wuhan, China....
20:04, 2020-01-26

White House Summons Feuding Health Officials for Counseling Session White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney wants to see if the Medicare chief Seema Verma and the health secretary, Alex M. Azar II, can still work tog...
20:56, 2019-12-10

Health officials urge Canadians to get coronavirus information from credible sources The president of the Ontario Medical Association says they have staff actively monitoring different trends: "If they feel there is too much misinform...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Indiana sees first mosquito-borne EEE death in 20 years: health officials An Indiana resident has died from the rare but serious mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), health officials announced over the weekend....
15:16, 2019-10-14

FDA opens criminal probe of vaping deaths as health officials search for cause The FDA's Office of Criminal Investigations opened a probe "shortly after" people started falling ill, Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's ...
20:40, 2019-09-19

9th person in Massachusetts diagnosed with deadly EEE virus, state health officials say A ninth person in Massachusetts has been diagnosed with the rare but potentially deadly mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, state...
19:40, 2019-09-19

No-deal Brexit could 'devastate' NHS by disrupting supply of life-saving medicines, health leaders warn A no-deal Brexit could "devastate" the NHS by disrupting the supply of life-saving medicine by up to six months, health leaders have warned....
01:16, 2019-08-29

U.S. health officials not ready to blame illnesses on street-bought vaping devices The agency is recommending that people refrain from the use of any electronic cigarette or vaping device until there is more conclusive evidence of a...
23:00, 2019-09-10

New York Gov. Cuomo Pushes Health Officials to Ban Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in the State (NEW YORK) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young peop...
21:00, 2019-09-15

Italian officials order migrant ship evacuated amid health fears Condition of 83 migrants on Open Arms rescue vessel off Lampedusa at ‘worrisome levels’Italian prosecutors have ordered that 83 migrants onboard a ch...
22:16, 2019-08-20

Wisconsin sees 'significant increase' in E. coli cases: state health officials Wisconsin health officials late last week announced a “significant increase” in the number of Escherichia coli, or E. coli, cases in the state....
17:12, 2019-11-19

Vaping among Illinois teens possibly tied to increase in hospitalizations, health officials say An increase in hospitalizations among adolescents in Illinois may be linked to vaping, state health officials recently announced.  ...
17:28, 2019-08-14

North Carolina sees first flu-related death of 2019-20 season: health officials A North Carolina resident marks the state’s first flu-related death of this year, state health officials said this week....
15:16, 2019-10-25

Vaping cases continue to climb as health officials struggle to rein in outbreak Federal health officials have been trying to control an outbreak of a mysterious lung disease since the summer....
21:00, 2019-11-14

China’s coronavirus death toll rises to 9 with 440 confirmed cases: health officials Another 2,197 cases of close contact with patients had been confirmed and there was evidence of "respiratory transmission" of the virus, National Hea...
04:32, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus live updates: Chinese health officials say death toll has risen to 132 The majority of the cases are still in mainland China where local authorities have quarantined at least 10 major cities....
01:28, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus claims lives of 2 Diamond Princess passengers from Japan, health officials say Two passengers from the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship docked off Yokohama, Japan, have died of coronavirus, Japan's health ministry said T...
08:24, 2020-02-20

'Kissing bug’ bites Delaware girl in state’s first confirmed case, health officials say An insect known as a “kissing bug” has bitten a girl in Delaware in the state’s first reported case, health officials confirmed last week....
21:56, 2019-04-24

Child coronavirus evacuee transported to California hospital with fever, health officials say The minor developed a fever and was taken to the hospital for additional testing and observation "out of an abundance of caution."...
21:12, 2020-02-04

U.S. considering China travel curb options amid virus outbreak: health officials The United States is considering new steps to counter a coronavirus outbreak that has killed over 100 people in China and nothing is off the table in...
22:36, 2020-01-28

Health Officials Say Romaine Lettuce is Safe to Eat Again as Nationwide E. Coli Outbreak has Ended The US Centers for Disease Control and the US Food and Drug Administration have declared that the recent nationwide E. Coli outbreak, which contamina...
17:52, 2020-01-16

Vaping illness deaths rise to 34 as public health officials hunt for cause of outbreak The total number of probable cases is now at 1,604, with 125 new cases diagnosed over the last week, according to the CDC....
20:24, 2019-10-24

Watch: WHO officials reconvene to decide whether coronavirus outbreak is a global health crisis WHO is holding a second briefing to address the flu-like coronavirus that has killed at least 18 people and infected roughly 650 people around the wo...
19:20, 2020-01-23

B.C. health officials on alert, new airport screening as coronavirus reaches Washington state "I think we need to pay attention to it, but it's not something we need to be overly concerned about. The risk is still very low."...
02:56, 2020-01-22

Maine resident tested for coronavirus, first suspected case in state: health officials The Maine Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Monday announced a person in the state is being tested for the deadly coronavirus, mark...
02:00, 2020-02-12

Health officials are warning people to avoid romaine lettuce this Thanksgiving because of E.coli. Here's what to know. Getty Images Romaine lettuce is being chopped off holiday menus again this Thanksgiving after an outbreak of E. coli was linked to lettuce grown in S...
16:20, 2019-11-27

GCSE results day 2019: Parents can harm students' mental health by bragging about results on Facebook, education experts warn But she added: "Whether you're deliriously happy or completely despondent it's as ever important to remember that your social media post might have a...
10:52, 2019-08-21

Russian Health Officials Blame 'Fukushima Crabs' for Cesium-137 Exposure After Mysterious Accident A doctor who treated survivors of a mysterious nuclear accident in Russia was told that the radioactive isotope cesium-137 must have made its way int...
15:24, 2019-08-25

Coronavirus live updates: Health officials testing first person in New York City for virus Roughly 2,100 new cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed in China, raising the global total to nearly 12,000, according to the Chinese and Worl...
22:52, 2020-02-01

UK public health officials are searching for 2,000 people who flew from Wuhan after coronavirus reached Europe ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP via Getty Images Public health officials are tracking 2,000 people who flew from Wuhan, central China, into the United Kingdom as a...
17:24, 2020-01-25

BREAKING: Ebola officials urged to declare global health emergency after disease kills two A SECOND person has died of Ebola in Uganda as the deadly virus spreads beyond the Congo for the first time....
09:20, 2019-06-13

Citrus Farmers Facing Deadly Bacteria Turn to Antibiotics, Alarming Health Officials In its decision to approve two drugs for orange and grapefruit trees, the E.P.A. largely ignored objections from the C.D.C. and the F.D.A., which fea...
23:04, 2019-05-21

West Nile virus confirmed in Los Angeles county for first time in 2019, health officials say Two residents in Los Angeles County in California have been infected with the mosquito-borne West Nile virus, marking the county’s first confirmed ca...
15:08, 2019-08-06

United Airlines says two passengers examined by US health officials after appearing to show symptoms of coronavirus Two passengers flying from Shanghai into Chicago's O'Hare International Airport were examined by U.S. health officials after appearing to show sympto...
03:08, 2020-01-22

Officials have confirmed 37 deaths and nearly 1,900 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
23:44, 2019-11-01

Officials have confirmed 26 deaths and nearly 1,300 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
01:32, 2019-10-11

Deadly mosquito-borne virus found in second Massachusetts resident, state health officials say A second Massachusetts resident has been diagnosed with the potentially deadly Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, state health officials announ...
15:32, 2019-08-19

De Blasio says city will probe family’s claim Health officials failed chair-attacker Mayor de Blasio said Saturday the city will probe claims that his and wife Chirlane McCray's embattled health initiative failed a former client, who ...
20:16, 2019-10-26

What should people avoid inhaling during mysterious lung disease outbreak? Health officials disagree It's too early to pinpoint what exactly is making people sick, federal health officials say. Meantime, the CDC and FDA are warning people to avo...
00:36, 2019-09-08

US health officials tell Purell to stop claiming its hand sanitizer can prevent Ebola and MRSA AP The FDA sent a warning letter to Gojo Industries, Purell's parent company, telling the company to stop claiming that its hand sanitizer can preven...
22:20, 2020-01-28

Rare gonorrhea-linked infection that can lead to meningitis reported in Michigan: health officials Health officials in Michigan are looking into multiple cases of a rare but serious gonorrhea-linked infection....
20:24, 2019-10-25

Vaping-Related Death Toll Rises to 18 as Health Officials Sound the Alarm on E-Cigarette Use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Thursday that the number of people who have died from a vaping-related illness has inc...
00:32, 2019-10-04

Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung il...
18:44, 2019-09-19

Officials have confirmed 34 deaths and more than 1,600 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
17:16, 2019-10-25

Indiana resident dies of mosquito-borne EEE in first human case in more than 20 years: health officials An Indiana resident has died from the rare but serious mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), health officials announced over the weekend....
15:40, 2019-10-14

Officials have confirmed 33 deaths and nearly 1,500 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
23:16, 2019-10-17

U.S. measles outbreak grows with 60 new measles cases across 26 states The United States recorded 60 new measles cases last week, taking confirmed cases for the year to 940, the worst outbreak since 1994 and since measle...
18:20, 2019-05-27

Measles outbreak: All you need to know about the MMR vaccine, symptoms and measles rash The number of measles cases identified worldwide has surged 50% in a stark revelation by the World Health Organisation (WHO)....
11:48, 2019-05-17

Iowa health officials confirm 'multiple cases' of bacterial disease that can spread from dogs to humans "Multiple cases" of a bacterial disease that can be spread from dogs to humans have been confirmed in Iowa, according to health officials....
15:36, 2019-05-13

World Health Organization chief to meet Chinese officials in Beijing as coronavirus deaths rise The coronavirus has infected 2,116 people and killed 56. Cases have been identified in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Nepa...
19:48, 2020-01-26

Florida health officials say mosquito-borne virus that causes brain swelling, death detected in state Heads up, Floridians: A dangerous and potentially deadly mosquito-borne virus has been detected in the state, the Florida Department of Health in Ora...
15:04, 2019-07-29

North Dakota sees meningococcal meningitis cases for first time since 2014: state health officials Officials with the North Dakota Department of Health over the weekend announced three cases of the rare but serious meningococcal meningitis....
17:52, 2019-10-28

US health officials fast-track coronavirus vaccine, hope to start clinical trial in three months That timeline is optimistic, U.S. health officials said. It could take a year or more before a vaccine is ready for sale to the public....
21:20, 2020-01-28

Mosquito samples in Texas county test positive for West Nile virus, health officials say A mosquito sample collected in a Texas county tested positive for West Nile virus, officially marking the first positive samples to be confirmed this...
22:00, 2019-05-02

Respiratory illness related to vaping claims first life in U.S.; Canadian health officials watching situation closely The death comes as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) investigates 153 cases of severe lung illness across 16 states....
20:56, 2019-08-24

Nevada health officials are fighting to stop the spread of 'Zombie deer disease.' But you could already be eating infected meat without knowing it, one researcher warns. Shutterstock/Michael Sean O'Leary The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed cases of chronic wasting disease, also known as "zombi...
18:00, 2019-10-07

U.S. health officials announce second case of person-to-person coronavirus transmission The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention on Monday announced another five confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus from China, inclu...
19:48, 2020-02-03

Health officials declare Legionnaires' outbreak at London's Dolphin Square An outbreak of potentially deadly Legionnaires' disease at Dolphin Square has been declared by health chiefs after a third person fell ill at the fam...
11:00, 2019-07-04

Deadly Germs, Lost Cures: Citrus Farmers Facing Deadly Bacteria Turn to Antibiotics, Alarming Health Officials In its decision to approve two drugs for orange and grapefruit trees, the E.P.A. largely ignored objections from the C.D.C. and the F.D.A., which fea...
03:40, 2019-05-18

TELEMENTAL HEALTH REPORT: How telehealth can help US hospitals and health systems manage the $238 billion mental health crisis This is a preview of The Telemental Health Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even...
20:08, 2019-10-02

These Are The Most Expensive Airports in the U.S. Thanks to a study published today by the Points Guy, we now know which airports you might want to avoid if you want to spend a little less on an Uber...
17:36, 2019-11-14

The decline of U.S. airports Airports in the U.S. have historically operated on a public ownership model. But, in the face of aging infrastructure, a number of airports have star...
13:36, 2019-10-02

Top 20: These are the best airports for food in the US Wanderu, a search and booking platform, looked at the busiest airports in the U.S. to determine the best airports for food. See the top 20.  ...
00:00, 2020-01-22

The 10 most kid-friendly US airports The travel experience is one of the most stressful parts of vacationing with kids. These airports make it easier.       ...
16:32, 2019-04-15

A Look At Some Of The World's Best Airports. Watch A video by Business Insider takes a look at some of the world's best airports and the amenities they offer that make them flyer-favourites. Take a lo...
13:44, 2019-08-27

The Best and Worst U.S. Airports of 2019 The WSJ Airport Rankings expand to measure how the 40 largest airports in the country stack up....
17:12, 2019-11-13

Airports with the 25 longest TSA lines These airports have the worst average TSA wait times, according to travel site Upgraded Points.       ...
18:32, 2019-08-27

Which Airports Are Best---and Why? We Want to Hear From WSJ Readers We’re tapping the combined experience of our subscribers to assess the top U.S. airports in 2019....
03:24, 2019-08-20

These are America's favorite airports Benjamin Zhang/Business Insider Detroit, Portland, and Indianapolis are among the nicest airports in the US, according to a new survey. J.D. Power as...
14:00, 2019-10-01

New York Airports: The Best at Being the Worst JFK, LaGuardia and Newark finished poorly in the WSJ’s rankings; management says it knows how fliers view them and is spending $24 billion to fix it....
17:12, 2019-11-13

Shocking stories of animals at airports The best (and worst!) stories about animals and air travel, from emotional support animal situations gone wrong to smuggled critters and more.  ...
19:00, 2019-06-17

Airports Tame the Ridesharing Rodeo Across the country, airports are trying get a handle on the traffic clogging entrances and exits....
16:00, 2019-11-11

Most-shocking stories of animals at airports The best (and worst!) stories about animals and air travel, from emotional support animal situations gone wrong to smuggled critters and more.  ...
23:44, 2019-08-15

Are airports now safe from drone threats? Drones have been reported in restricted airspace around the world. Find out what's being done to keep airports safe from drone incursions....
13:00, 2019-05-02

These US airports have the best records when it comes to flight cancellations Those traveling through airports with stellar on-time performance track records may feel more at ease.       ...
13:48, 2019-09-25

US airports saw busiest day ever Friday before Memorial Day: TSA The Transportation Security Administration screened more passengers at U.S. airports last Friday than any other day in the agency's history, it said ...
20:28, 2019-05-30

FAA investigating why Chick-fil-A was banned at airports The Federal Aviation Administration has launched an investigation into allegations that New York and Texas airports discriminated against Chick-fil-A...
18:20, 2019-05-29

Why China is building hundreds of new airports China's high speed ascendance to the jet age has prompted a massive airport building project that will plug millions of its citizens directly into in...
02:44, 2019-05-26

How face recognition is taking over airports Passengers traveling through airports across the world are increasingly likely to have their face scanned. The technology promises increased security...
11:40, 2019-10-08

America's 10 best airports, according to The Points Guy The Points Guy and INRIX based their airport rankings on factors such as travel time, amenities and their connection to their communities.  ...
21:28, 2019-08-07

Asia's 9 busiest airports in 2019 Check out the nine busiest airports in Asia for 2019. Changi Airport Singapore is at the bottom of this list. What airports scattered around Asia are...
02:04, 2019-04-23

These are the 10 airports to avoid if you're flying during Thanksgiving (AAL, DAL) AP More than 31.6 million Americans are expected to fly this Thanksgiving holiday season, according to Airlines for America. That's a 3.7% increase o...
18:20, 2019-11-22

10 bizarre items TSA has confiscated at airports From eels to chainsaws, the Transportation Security Administration has documented items its confiscated from travelers around the country.  ...
15:44, 2019-07-30

Best US airports for cheap international flights Need a flight for cheap? Check out this list of the best airports to fly out of for cheap international flights.       ...
16:56, 2019-06-26

The best and worst rated airports in the UK revealed Belfast International was raked the worst, while Doncaster Sheffield came in at number one...
11:16, 2019-09-09

Why you should never use phone charging stations at airports A cybersecurity expert has warned that plugging into USB power charging stations in the airport may come with a cost you can’t see....
23:08, 2019-05-22

Here's how airports trick you into spending money EyesWideOpen / Getty There are several ways airports ensure you spend more money when waiting for your flight. Before you even get to your terminal, ...
00:12, 2020-01-25

Airports and the TSA are gearing up for the Real ID deadline. You should be, too The Real ID Act set new and higher minimum security standards for driver’s licenses and identification cards that will be accepted at airports....
16:16, 2019-04-25

America's 10 best airports, according to new ranking The Points Guy and INRIX based their airport rankings on factors such as travel time, amenities and their connection to their communities.  ...
16:36, 2019-08-09

9 ways to make airlines and airports better Airlines and airports could do more to improve our flying experience. Aviation buffs weigh in on nine needed improvements that would better aviation ...
04:24, 2020-02-14

The 10 worst major airports in the world Francisco Seco/Associated Press The air-travel website AirHelp has released a ranking of 133 major airports across the world. The airports were eval...
23:16, 2019-05-15

America's 10 worst airports are... The Points Guy and traffic-analysis firm INRIX rank America's 10 worst airports, based on travel time, late departures and lack of amenities. &...
22:08, 2019-08-08

German airports unprotected against drones Drones near airports are a serious danger for air traffic. Germany has yet to figure out how to tackle the problem....
10:16, 2019-12-23

These are the 20 U.S. airports screening for the coronavirus. Here's what it entails With the death toll in China passing 100, and five confirmed cases in the U.S., the U.S. is enlisting 20 airports to screen for the virus.  ...
21:52, 2020-01-28

U.S. has screened 17,000 passengers for coronavirus at 11 airports since Sunday U.S. agencies have screened 17,000 passengers for coronavirus at 11 airports since Sunday, a top U.S. health official said Friday.    ...
00:04, 2020-02-08

US airports with the lowest flight cancellation rates InsureMyTrip looked at 2018 flight cancellation rate per airport at the country's 75 busiest airports to determine the 10 with the lowest rates. ...
13:48, 2019-09-25

You can go now go past security at three US airports without a ticket; here's how it works The Detroit Metro Airport joins Pittsburgh and Tampa in allowing non-flyers to go through the security checkpoints.      ...
13:36, 2019-10-22

9 ways airlines and airports can improve in 2020 Airlines and airports could do more to improve our flying experience. Aviation buffs weigh in on nine needed improvements that would better aviation ...
12:24, 2020-02-13

Three U.S. Airports to Screen Passengers for Chinese Coronavirus Passengers from Wuhan, China, will screened for infection at J.F.K. beginning Friday night, and at S.F.O. and L.A.X. on Saturday....
20:08, 2020-01-17

US sending more staff to 20 airports for coronavirus testing The US government is directing more personnel to assist with coronavirus screenings at 20 airports — as the outbreak of the deadly virus continues, a...
05:24, 2020-01-28

Facial recognition scanners are already at some US airports. Here's what to know The next time you go to the airport, you might notice something different during the security process: A machine scanning your face.   ...
19:40, 2019-08-16

These Airports Let You Meet Your Family and Friends at the Gate I’m old enough to remember what it was like to go through airport security with my family so we could all meet Grandma at the gate—and now, thanks to...
20:44, 2019-11-12

The world's busiest airports in 2018, ranked When you go the airport, you're probably used to being around a lot of people. But which airports have the most passenger traffic?    ...
21:00, 2019-09-16

You’re Going To See More Local Coffee Places In Airports, And Not Just Starbucks. Here’s Why. For 30 years, there was one refuge that travelers could count on in many airports around the country: Starbucks....
21:48, 2020-02-13

See which airports in the US and Canada topped J.D. Power rankings Airport satisfaction scores have stalled, according to a study from J.D. Power.       ...
02:04, 2019-09-26

Sandstorm closes Canary Islands' airports Flights in the Canary Islands, Spain, were affected after sandstorms of red sand from Africa's Saharan desert hit the islands.    ...
16:00, 2020-02-24

Airports Tame the Ride-Sharing Rodeo Across the country, airports are trying to get a handle on the traffic clogging entrances and exits....
17:08, 2019-11-12

Here's why decaying US airports are turning to private money U.S. airports make most of their money from airlines, charging them for everything from landing fees, to terminal rent and fuel sales. But, with agin...
13:36, 2019-10-02

U.S. to screen passengers for new China coronavirus at three airports The United States will begin screening at three major airports people coming from central Chinese city of Wuhan for the newly-identified coronavirus ...
20:48, 2020-01-17

CPR Santa visits airports this holiday season Santa Claus is coming to the airport this holiday season with a lifesaving gift.       ...
22:44, 2019-12-17

America's 10 worst airports, according to new ranking The Points Guy and traffic-analysis firm INRIX rank America's 10 worst airports, based on travel time, late departures and lack of amenities. &...
21:28, 2019-08-07

We have to find a way to stop drones disrupting airports Drones near airports are grounding flights and leaving people miserable, but can we actually find a way to stop them?...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Uber, Lyft pickup areas at US airports Here's how major airports handle Lyft and Uber rides.       ...
16:28, 2019-10-09

Coronavirus: Americans who have been to China recently will be sent to these 11 airports Starting Feb. 3, U.S. citizens who have been to China in the past 14 days will be rerouted to one of 11 airports for additional health screening. ...
15:52, 2020-02-03

U.S. to screen passengers for new China coronavirus at 3 airports The United States will begin screening efforts at three U.S. airports to detect travelers from the central Chinese city of Wuhan who may have symptom...
22:32, 2020-01-17

Kulhad Waali Chai May Soon Be Available At Airports, Malls Too! Union Transport and MSME Minister Nitin Gadkari has taken a step towards ensuring kulhads are used instead of plastic cups for serving tea....
16:20, 2019-08-26

Coronavirus: airports around the world carry out screenings More countries are carrying out health checks after the virus was detected outside ChinaCountries in Asia and elsewhere are checking the body tempera...
11:20, 2020-01-22

The 5 best and 5 worst airports in the US, ranked by food options Shutterstock Travel site Wanderu recently released a ranking of the best and worst airports in the US based on food selection. The site looked at 50 ...
19:16, 2020-01-26

TSA seizes record number of guns at US airports in 2019 Nearly a dozen guns a day were discovered in carry-on bags or on passengers at airport checkpoints across the country, resulting in 4,432 firearms in...
17:16, 2020-01-16

Russia's Putin renames airports after famous Russians Poet Alexander Pushkin and Empress Elizabeth Petrovna are among the famous Russians to have airports named after them. The names were chosen by the p...
03:40, 2019-06-01

Couple Who Met While Playing Game About Airports Gets Married On A Plane It was a wedding in the clouds, literally, for Australian David Valliant and New Zealander Cathy Valliant. The couple officially said "I do" on a com...
06:16, 2019-11-22

Trump administration expands screening for coronavirus to 20 US airports Health Secretary Alex Azar warned that the coronavirus raging across mainland China is a "potentially very serious public health threat."...
19:28, 2020-01-28

Heavy rains ground hundreds of flights at NYC airports Severe weather in the New York region forced hundreds of flight cancellations and delays at the area’s three major airports on Wednesday. As of...
03:56, 2019-08-08

Ride Sharing Adds to the Crush of Traffic at Airports The record number of travelers and the popularity of Uber and Lyft have left airports scrambling to ease congestion....
23:32, 2019-08-19

How to deal with holiday traffic: When NOT to drive, what to expect at airports Here's what you need to know about the worst times to hit the road and which days will be the busiest at America's airports next week.   &#...
13:56, 2019-12-20

Record number of guns seized at US airports last year More firearms were seized at airports across the United States last year than ever before by the TSA. The 4,432 firearms detected in carry-on and che...
21:40, 2020-01-15

We expect a big expansion in trade from China: Dubai Airports CEO "We're still seeing very positive growth on the Chinese routes" despite China's economic slowdown, Griffiths told CNBC at the Dubai Airshow...
09:32, 2019-11-17

Coming to airports this Thanksgiving: Catering worker protests Hundreds of catering workers are planning to protest for higher wages and more affordable health care at U.S. airports on Tuesday....
17:40, 2019-11-25

Ask the Captain: Can pilots request a different runway? How do they train for new airports? John Cox answers questions about whether pilots can request a different runway the one assigned and how they train to fly into new airports.  &#...
16:04, 2019-11-14

These 10 airports offer free (or cheap) layover tours Layover tours get you out of the airport and into the city       ...
17:36, 2019-08-01

Three U.S. Airports to Check Passengers for a Deadly Chinese Coronavirus Passengers from Wuhan, China, will be screened at J.F.K. beginning Friday night, and in San Francisco and Los Angeles starting on Saturday....
22:28, 2020-01-17

Customs Computer Failure Snarls Passengers at U.S. Airports United States Customs and Border Protection said it was experiencing “a temporary outage.”...
00:12, 2019-08-17

U.S. airports screening passengers from China for new viral illness Officials at three U.S. airports will begin screening passengers from Wuhan, China, where a virus has caused an outbreak of pneumonia....
20:40, 2020-01-17

Greek police arrest migrants in raids and at airports Authorities in Greece have stepped up efforts to detain migrants without residence permits. Police have made a number of arrests in Thessaloniki and ...
20:28, 2019-07-30

Computer outage snarls international arrivals at US airports Air travelers faced delays at U.S. airports on Friday afternoon after a computer issue snarled processing of international arrivals....
00:36, 2019-08-17

Homeland Security wants to face-scan US citizens at airports DALLAS — Federal officials are considering requiring that all travelers — including American citizens — be photographed as they enter or leave the co...
16:24, 2019-12-04

Ask the Captain: How safe are commercial airports with short runways? This week, retired US Airways Captain John Cox explains why passengers shouldn't be concerned about airports with short runways.    &#...
17:48, 2019-12-12

Homeland Security wants to face scan US citizens at airports DALLAS — Federal officials are considering requiring that all travelers — including American citizens — be photographed as they enter or leave the co...
15:44, 2019-12-04

European airports plan for net zero carbon emissions by 2050 The net zero carbon emissions target applies to all members of the Airports Council International Europe and is a response to growing public demand f...
16:48, 2019-06-26

US airports issue two-week quarantine for anyone arriving from Wuhan China’s new coronavirus is rapidly spreading in the country, and the number of cases confirmed in other countries continues to rise as well. US...
23:40, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus: Here's what airlines and airports are doing to screen, safeguard passengers Visitors from the virus' epicenter in China are being routed to five U.S. airports for screening. Here's what airports around the world are doing. &#...
18:12, 2020-01-23

This brand-new terminal might just get New Orleans off the list of USA's worst airports New Orleans finally has an airport worthy of the city. You can enjoy authentic French Quarter cuisine and cocktails while waiting for your flight. &#...
00:36, 2019-11-08

Ask the Captain: Which airports have end-around taxiways? Can pilots be afraid of heights? Capt. John Cox tackles whether people who are afraid of heights can become pilots and which airports have the new, more efficient end-around taxiways...
14:24, 2019-10-11

Airports Authority's Clarification After 'Mistranslated' Sign Goes Viral The photo that shows an apparently mistranslated sign that reads "Eating carpet is strictly prohibited"...
06:08, 2019-11-01

More airports consider going off the grid as power outages ground flights Pittsburgh International Airport is creating a "microgrid" to fully power itself with its own onsite natural gas and solar energy. Recent power outag...
16:44, 2019-11-03

6 international airports that are an extremely long way from the city they are named after Shutterstock Some airports name themselves after cities which, in reality, they are miles away from. Some of the worst offenders are almost 100 miles...
17:56, 2019-10-04

Fifteen Years Later, More U.S. Airports Rank In Top 20, Fewer Seaports There are three “ports” that ranked among the United States top 20 in 2019 that weren’t in the top 20 15 years ago — and two of them are in Georgia....
13:12, 2020-02-13

The CEO of one of the world's largest airlines said Muslim men are more likely to be 'bombers' and should be profiled at airports REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary is facing criticism after calling on airports to profile Muslim men traveling alone. In...
00:24, 2020-02-23

Labour explores plans to ban private jets from UK airports from 2025 Carbon emissions from sector shown to be equivalent to 450,000 cars each year – reportLabour is exploring plans to ban private jets from UK airports ...
17:28, 2019-11-04

TSA found a record-setting number of guns at airports in 2019 In 2019, the TSA found a record-setting 4,432 firearms at airport security checkpoints, which averages out to about a dozen firearms a day  ...
22:48, 2020-01-15

Coronavirus: 3 Canadian airports ramp up screening process for travellers All international travellers arriving in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver international airports will be asked additional screening questions....
19:16, 2020-01-22

Record number of people screened at US airports over July 4 holiday: TSA The number of people screened at airport checkpoints last Sunday set a record as people streamed home after a four-day holiday weekend....
22:28, 2019-07-11

Coronavirus screenings to expand to 15 new US airports; CDC warns against travel to China The expanded travel warning comes as the number of Wuhan Coronavirus cases has expanded. The U.S. State Department also raised its alert level.  ...
14:00, 2020-01-28

Gang distracted travellers before £80,000 luggage thefts at London airports A gang of South American thieves who stole more than £80,000 worth of possessions from unsuspecting travellers at London's biggest airports have been...
12:16, 2019-11-15

Cellphone, laptop searches have nearly quadrupled at US airports and border crossings US government searches of travelers’ cellphones and laptops at airports and border crossings have nearly quadrupled since 2015, and are being done fo...
11:49, 2019-05-02

European airports launch plan to be carbon neutral by 2050 LIMASSOL, Cyprus (AP) — The outgoing head of an organization that represents airports in 45 European countries says the body’s new sustainabili...
11:04, 2019-06-26

Port Authority hikes fees for bridges, tunnels and airports Getting in and out of New York City is about to get more expensive. The Port Authority board on Thursday unanimously approved plans to hike AirTrain ...
23:12, 2019-09-26

Now that marijuana is legal in Illinois, there are pot amnesty boxes at Chicago's airports Weed officially became legal in Illinois on Jan. 1 which came with a curious side effect: Chicago's airports have set up "cannabis amnesty boxes." &#...
18:20, 2020-01-10

Coronavirus Live Updates: Cases Up Nearly 60%, as Airports Expand Screenings The number of known cases of the new virus rose by nearly 60 percent overnight. A shortage of test kits has led experts to warn that the real number ...
18:36, 2020-01-28

UK airports strikes: When and how will passengers be affected at Heathrow, Stansted and Gatwick British holidaymakers face travel chaos this summer as strikes threaten to cripple London's major airports....
23:52, 2019-07-16

A Cartier bracelet, a glass eye and a baby among treasures left at airports Sleepy, rushed and distracted travelers leave thousands of objects at airport security checkpoints all the time. Cellphones, laptops, neck pillows an...
20:08, 2019-04-21

Southwest Airlines boarding, deplaning from both doors at California airports Southwest Airlines allows passengers to board and exit the plane from two doors instead of one at three California airports.     ...
16:40, 2019-11-07

Thanksgiving travel: Airports with the shortest and longest customs lines Americans living abroad travel back to the U.S. for Thanksgiving. These airports are projected to have the shortest and longest customs lines.  ...
01:52, 2019-11-23

Reclaimed lakes and giant airports: how Mexico City might have looked The Mexican capital was founded by Aztecs on an island in a vast lake. No wonder water flows through so many of its unbuilt projectsEver since Mexico...
08:32, 2019-09-13

Hong Kong protests force airports to cancel more than 200 flights Protesters snarled the Monday morning rush hour by blocking train and platform doors, preventing subway and commuter rail trains from leaving their s...
16:08, 2019-08-05

France to impose green tax on flight tickets from French airports All tickets for outbound flights from French airports will include a green tax from 2020. It is expected to raise €180 million a year, which will pay...
15:48, 2019-07-09

CDC expanding coronavirus screening to two more airports: Atlanta and Chicago O'Hare Travelers flying between central China and the United States will now be routed through one of five airports with coronavirus screening.   ...
22:12, 2020-01-21