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  • Flu spreading weeks ahead of schedule in Maricopa County

    Flu spreading weeks ahead of schedule in Maricopa County

    Monday, November 13 2017 9:10 PM EST2017-11-14 02:10:43 GMT
    Monday, November 13 2017 9:37 PM EST2017-11-14 02:37:56 GMT
    (Source: goodluz / 123RF Stock Photo)(Source: goodluz / 123RF Stock Photo)

    Maricopa County is seeing a 384 percent increase in flue cases.

    Maricopa County is seeing a 384 percent increase in flue cases.

  • Widow warns others about the danger of not getting a flu shot

    Widow warns others about the danger of not getting a flu shot

    Monday, October 9 2017 7:48 PM EDT2017-10-09 23:48:19 GMT
    Monday, October 9 2017 10:21 PM EDT2017-10-10 02:21:44 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Lisa Rasmussen describes her husband Paul as the healthiest person she ever knew. Paul Rasmussen was a former Mesa police officer enjoying his retirement and relaxing in the great outdoors of Montana.

    Lisa Rasmussen describes her husband Paul as the healthiest person she ever knew. Paul Rasmussen was a former Mesa police officer enjoying his retirement and relaxing in the great outdoors of Montana.

  • University of Arizona seeing cases of flu ahead of season

    University of Arizona seeing cases of flu ahead of season

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-09-13 20:44:32 GMT
    Wednesday, September 13 2017 6:56 PM EDT2017-09-13 22:56:50 GMT
    The university is recommending their students and staff get the flu shots to prevent the illness.(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)The university is recommending their students and staff get the flu shots to prevent the illness.(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    University of Arizona says they are going to do early flu vaccine promotions after nearly 100 cases of flu-like illness were reported since students returned to school. University officials say the flu has come early to campus this year. 

    University of Arizona says they are going to do early flu vaccine promotions after nearly 100 cases of flu-like illness were reported since students returned to school. University officials say the flu has come early to campus this year. 

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  • Bonn climate talks end with progress despite US stance

    Bonn climate talks end with progress despite US stance

    Saturday, November 18 2017 3:59 AM EST2017-11-18 08:59:28 GMT
    Saturday, November 18 2017 8:30 AM EST2017-11-18 13:30:26 GMT
    Negotiators worked through the night on the technical details of the Paris climate accord before two weeks of global talks on climate change finally ended in Bonn.
    Negotiators worked through the night on the technical details of the Paris climate accord before two weeks of global talks on climate change finally ended in Bonn.
  • AP Exclusive: US scientists try 1st gene editing in the body

    AP Exclusive: US scientists try 1st gene editing in the body

    Wednesday, November 15 2017 1:07 AM EST2017-11-15 06:07:41 GMT
    Saturday, November 18 2017 8:22 AM EST2017-11-18 13:22:42 GMT
    Scientists for the first time have tried gene editing inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person's DNA to try to cure a disease.
    Scientists for the first time have tried gene editing inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person's DNA to try to cure a disease.
  • Student therapy dog can stay in sorority house amid dispute

    Student therapy dog can stay in sorority house amid dispute

    Friday, November 17 2017 3:10 PM EST2017-11-17 20:10:56 GMT
    Saturday, November 18 2017 8:21 AM EST2017-11-18 13:21:04 GMT
    A university student's therapy dog has been allowed to stay in an Ohio sorority house until the courts sort out whether it needs to move because of another student's allergies.
    A university student's therapy dog has been allowed to stay in an Ohio sorority house until the courts sort out whether it needs to move because of another student's allergies.
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