Mosquito that carries Zika virus has long, deadly history

Welcome back, Aedes aegypti, you tiny, blood-sucking bastard. Of the 3,500 species of mosquitoes, you’re almost everybody’s least favorite. You gave us yellow fever, which starts with vicious pain in the joints and ends with projectile vomit of blackened blood. You gave us dengue, which is also known as bone-break fever, because that’s what it feels like.

Lyric gets ready to shine at Westminster dog show

Four Siberian huskies popped their heads up in unison as two of their owners pushed open the door to the garage they call home. They laid in their kennels, sprawled out as they relished the cool air from the industrial fans blowing their way.

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Fact-checking the Democratic debate

“Almost all new income and wealth is going to the top 1 percent”

“I am against American combat troops being in Syria and Iraq”

“You have 3 out of the 4 largest banks in America today, bigger than they were”