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FILE - This undated file photo provided by Orkin LLC shows bed bugs. (AP Photo/Orkin LLC, File)

Scientists Discover Bedbugs Carrying MRSA Germ In Study

Canadian scientists detected drug-resistant staph bacteria in bedbugs from three hospital patients from a downtrodden Vancouver neighborhood.

05/11/2011

Rutgers University Entomologists Battle Bedbugs In Jersey City Housing Project

Entomologists from Rutgers University are moving in to a Jersey City housing project infested with bedbugs to create a national model for controlling the pests.

05/04/2011

FILE - This undated file photo provided by Orkin LLC shows bed bugs. (AP Photo/Orkin LLC, File)

Yonkers Mayor Vetoes Bedbug-Control Bill

The mayor of Yonkers has vetoed a bedbug-control bill that would have required old mattresses to be wrapped in plastic bags.

01/13/2011

John Montone

Eye On New York: Mouth Off To Montone

In this Eye On New York segment, New Yorkers mouth off to 1010 WINS’ John Montone about rising gas prices, bedbug hysteria and overcrowded subway trains.

12/05/2010

Juicy Couture in New York City. (Photo by Meryl Slay/Getty Images for Juicy Couture)

Bedbugs Found In Juicy Couture Store On 5th Ave.

A spokesman said the two-story flagship store was closed Tuesday and will reopen before the end of the week.

12/01/2010

(Photo/Levon Putney, WCBS 880)

Paramus Coat Drive Stifled By Bedbug Concerns

In years past, the Bergen Community College Rotary Club’s “Coins For Coats” drive has collected used coats, but caution over the creepy-crawly critters has stopped them from doing that this year.

11/29/2010

Eye On New York: Mouth Off To Montone

In this Eye on New York segment, tri-state residents mouth off to 1010 WINS’ John Montone about bedbugs, the MTA’s upcoming Metro Card and more.

11/21/2010

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.

11/16/2010

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf (Credit: AP)

Imam Faces Bedbug Violations In His Jersey Apartment Building

NEW YORK (CBS 2) – Bedbugs are biting the imam who was looking to build the controversial community center near Ground Zero. Feisal Abdul Rauf is facing a temporary receivership for his New Jersey apartment […]

11/14/2010

Officials Close Huntington Library After Bedbug Discovery

An announcement on the Huntington Public Library website Friday said the facility would remain closed until Tuesday morning for cleaning.

11/12/2010

Bedbug Hysteria Hits Manhattan School

It just keeps happening. On Wednesday there was a school bedbug scare, and this time there are accusations the Department of Education may be making the problem worse.

11/10/2010

Bed Bug Summit Held Near Chicago

A Guide To Living In America’s Most Bed Bug-Infested City

Tips and tricks for battling those pesky little suckers in the Big Apple.

CBS New York–11/06/2010

Officials: 16 NYC Schools Report Bedbug Cases

The bedbug epidemic is now invading New York City schools. Administrators say a number of schools have reported cases since the beginning of the year.

11/05/2010

Christine Drabicki, atty Alan Schnurman to her left, announce lawsuit against hotel. (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Couple Sues Waldorf Astoria Over Alleged Bedbugs

A couple from Michigan is suing New York’s Waldorf=Astoria Hotel after allegedly encountering bedbugs during their stay.

11/04/2010

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.

10/28/2010

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