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Hurricane Sandy Could Drive NYC Rats onto Streets and Spread Disease

There are about 8 million people living in New York City. There are also at least that many rodents in the city. Rats usually keep to themselves living underground. However, the flooding of Hurricane Sandy could force rats out of their underground dwellings, according to Rick Ostfeld of the Cary... more
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Bed Bugs Found Everywhere Still, Even In The Swankiest Hotels In New York

One of New York’s swankiest hotels, The Ritz-Carlton, has had some very unwelcome guests – bed bugs. Hotel management confirmed it found the bed bugs in one of their rooms on Sunday following a complaint from a guest. A worker at the hotel, where a midweek room can start at $695 and soar to... more
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