| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:20 AM
The Precocious Tots of Finland: A University of Kansas professor and two co-authors, in research in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Finance, found that children age 10 and under substantially outperformed their parents in earnings from stock trading...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:23 AM
An Oak Park middle school was bracing Tuesday to see if a highly contagious virus that has sickened more than 100 students had run its course....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Michael Moynihan at the Daily Beast: What follows are a list of words routinely employed by journalists that must..be committed to the “memory hole.” Exclusive ... Breaking ...A better word, with less urgency—so of absolutely zero...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
If you're feeling sick, it may not be the flu. It could be the "vomiting virus" -- a strain of norovirus that originated in Sydney, Australia and struck New Zealand and France before sweeping the U.S....
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:03 AM
OAK PARK, Calif. (KTLA) -- Dozens of students and staff at Medea Creek Middle School in Oak Park have been sickened by a highly contagious virus.
The Ventura County Health Department says that norovirus is to blame. It can cause stomach pain, nausea,...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:15 PM
Washing your hands after using the bathroom — not to mention after touching any number of public surfaces, from doorknobs to subway handrails to oh-so-disgusting toilet flush levers — is a basic rule of hygiene. Yet we don't always do it...
| May 8, 2012
| 4:37 PM
The Department of Health and Hospitals quickly closed oyster harvesting area 23 (see graphic at left) Tuesday and also ordered a recall of oysters harvested from that area since April 6.
Fourteen people have reported getting sick with the norovirus after...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 9:41 AM
As expected, business has been slow for the Holland area Mexican restaurant where several hundred people contracted Norovirus in late July.
After reopening his doors in early August, owner Alonzo Salinas has made some changes.
“I think a lot of...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Korean shellfish shipped to the United States may have been exposed to human feces and potentially contaminated with norovirus, the Food and Drug Administration warned distributors, retailers and other food service operators Thursday.
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:21 PM
About 40 middle and high school girls have gotten sick over the last few days, and the Kent County Health Department says it could be an outbreak of the norovirus.
The illness broke out at Davenport University, where hundreds of girls from around the...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 12:59 PM
SOUTH BEND – A norovirus is being blamed for the gastrointestinal outbreak that affected 106 students attending sports camp at the University of Notre Dame this week.
That word came Friday afternoon from St. Joseph County Health Officer Dr....
| Jul 13, 2012
| 4:32 AM
Last year, when Oregon Health Authority officials announced they would adopt the 2009 FDA Retail Food Code, restaurateurs suddenly faced a piece of legislation that would prohibit foodservice workers to touch prepared food with their bare hands. The...