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.


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.


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.


Bedbugs Keep Tourists Away From Big Apple

Some travelers who had arranged trips to New York said they were creeped out about staying in hotels and visiting attractions as new reports of bedbugs seem to pop up every few days.


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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.


The interior of the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center - New York, NY - May 18, 2009 - Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images

Another Lincoln Center Venue Infested By Bedbugs

It’s nothing to sing about. Lincoln Center says it has detected bedbugs at the complex’s opera house.


The entrance to the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center - New York, NY - May 13, 2009 - Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Lincoln Center Infested With Bedbugs

The discovery was made in a dressing room of its David H. Koch Theater. It’s the home of the New York City Ballet and the New York City Opera.


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Rockland Mall Bites Back Against Bedbug Rumors

Palisades Center is bedbug free. That’s the word from the mall’s general manager.


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Bloomberg Talks About Being Mayor On Letterman

Mayor Bloomberg tells David Letterman he thinks being governor is a “terrible job” and he’s not embarrassed to be ranked the 10th richest person in the nation.


Governor Paterson Signs Bedbug Disclosure Act

Apartment dwellers have a new layer of protection against pesky bedbugs. A new law signed by the governor forces landlords to disclose a one-year history of bedbug infestations.


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Report: NYC Tops List Of Bedbug-Infested Cities

New York City is no stranger to being #1, but residents might not be too proud of the latest list which the Big Apple finds itself at the top of.


Report: Bedbugs Found In Basement Of ESB

It survived the Depression, a bomber crash and King Kong’s climb, but can the Empire State Building withstand a bedbug infestation?


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Bedbug Battle: How To Keep The Pests Away

Bedbugs have been invading New York City, popping up at public establishments in Times Square, SoHo, and Brooklyn recently. Now, many residents are wondering what they can do to stave off the bugs.


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Bedbugs Hit Brooklyn D.A.’s Office, Time Warner Building

So who is the latest victim of the city’s bedbug infestation? That would be Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes’ office located at 350 Jay St.