Bed Bugs

FILE -- A glass vial containing bedbugs. (credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Professor Braves Thousands Of Bed Bug Bites In Name Of Research

Bed bugs have been frustrating New Yorkers for years, piggybacking on clothes, hitching rides in taxis, and worst of all cozying up in bed at night.



Bedbugs Reported On Another N Train; Conductor Says She Was Bitten

Bedbugs were reported on yet another subway train Monday, when a conductor reported she was bitten on an N Train.



Report: Bedbugs Found In Health Department Building In Queens

Bedbugs have infested a New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene office building in Long Island City, Queens, according to a published report.



Buyer Beware, Books Bought At Chappaqua Library’s Used Book Sale Could Be Carrying Bed Bugs

On Saturday anybody who bought books during the sale can bring them to the parking lot across the street for treatment.


Trapped Bed Bugs (credit: Handout/Stony Brook University)

Stony Brook Researchers Have New Tool In Fight Against Bedbugs

Researchers at Stony Brook University have developed what is essentially a man-made spider web that stops bugs in their tracks.


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Bed Bugs Found In Books At Hamden Library

These days, book borrowers may be taking home more than they bargained for from their local library.


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Nina In New York: Bed Bug Torment

Did you ever see “Final Destination?” You can’t cheat death—or bed bugs. It’s only a matter of time.


Bed Bugs On A Man's Arm (file / credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Offices Take Precautions As Bed Bugs Make A Comeback

Not only do offices have to worry about keeping bed bugs out of the workplace, they also have to try to keep employees from blaming each other for the problem.


Tri-State Experts Say Warmer Weather Will Soon Bring Out Bedbugs

Warm weather, tourism season and summer camps are all likely to add up to more bedbug infestations in the Tri-State area.


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Stink Bugs To Cause Havoc To Hudson Valley Fruit Crops

A household pest is rearing it’s smelly head. It first turned up in Pennsylvania back in the 1990s and has continued to spread into the Tri-State Area. Now it’s threatening fresh fruit crops in our area.


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New York City Rolls Out New Website To Fight Bed Bugs

“If you’re a bed bug in the city of New York, today could be your last day. We are biting back,” City Council Speaker Christine Quinn said.


Jersey City School 23 (Photo/Google Street View)

Jersey City School Confirms Bed Bug Problem

The Jersey City Board of Education says officials are trying to confine the critters to the third floor of School 23 on Romaine Avenue.


The Academy of Information Technology & Engineering - Stamford, CT - Aug 29, 2008 - Photo: AITE Stamford via Flickr

Bedbugs Close Several Rooms At Stamford School

A prestigious Stamford school is the latest battlefield in the war on bedbugs.


Sign for a coat drive (Photo/Steve Sandberg)

Bed Bug Concerns Harm Charities

The creepy crawlers are taking a bite out of Bergen Community College’s annual coat and clothing drive.


The Waldorf=Astoria - New York, NY - File / Photo: AP

L.I. Woman Claims Bedbugs Came From Waldorf Hotel

A Long Island woman claims her one night at the Waldorf Astoria hotel has cost her $13,000 because her room was infested with bedbugs that came home with her.