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On the Calendar:  Monday, 6/1/2015 11:00 AM
SUMMER READING KICKOFF!!!: Join us on Monday, June 1 from 11:00-1:00 to sign up for Summer Reading. This will be a come and go program and will feature an interactive hands on lego building project with Marvel Superhero Legos & Bricks 4 Kidz - Ruston/West Monroe/Monroe, La and a "caring for your pet" petting zoo with "Underdog" and the Union (Louisiana) Humane Society. All children who register receive a free goodie bag, reading logs, and a costumed photo booth picture for the "Every Hero Has a Story". Calendar

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More Suspect Anthrax Shipments Identified in Blunder

The Pentagon on Friday identified five more potentially live Anthrax samples that were sent to labs, and a review has been ordered.







Sat, 30 May 2015 00:04:32 GMT
MERS Spreads to China from Korean Outbreak

Chinese officials say the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, MERS for short, has infected a South Korean man traveling there.







Fri, 29 May 2015 20:19:54 GMT
MERS Spreads to China from Korean Outbreak

Chinese officials say the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, MERS for short, has infected a South Korean man traveling there.







Fri, 29 May 2015 20:19:54 GMT
What You Need to Know About the Anthrax Blunder

U.S. officials are trying to figure out how anthrax from a batch containing live spores got sent to labs in nine states, Australia and South Korea.







Fri, 29 May 2015 15:17:15 GMT
Army Finds Another Batch of Live Anthrax

Another batch of live anthrax has turned up - this one from the same batch as samples sent to Australia from an Army lab.







Fri, 29 May 2015 13:32:55 GMT
This May Explain Why DOD Accidentally Sent 'Live' Anthrax

Hard-to-kill anthrax spores may explain why the Department of Defense accidentally sent out "live" samples of the bacteria, experts say.







Thu, 28 May 2015 23:21:05 GMT
Cosmetic Face 'Fillers' Can Go Tragically Wrong, FDA Warns

Cosmetic facial fillers, which can plump thin lips or erase wrinkles, can go badly and tragically wrong, the FDA warned Thursday.







Thu, 28 May 2015 22:37:00 GMT
Flashback: Anthrax Attacks

It took seven years for the government to identify the culprit of the 2001 anthrax attacks.







Thu, 28 May 2015 20:36:56 GMT
Report: Men More Likely Than Women to Die in Car Crashes

Male motorists are twice as likely to be killed behind the wheel as women, according to new data.







Thu, 28 May 2015 14:48:58 GMT
Workers Accidentally Exposed to Anthrax Get Antibiotics

At least 26 people are taking antibiotics after they handled live anthrax bacteria accidentally sent to labs in nine states and South Korea.







Thu, 28 May 2015 14:21:47 GMT
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