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June 11, 2015 11:09 AM (3rd LD) Park meets China's No. 3 leader on N. Korea, bilateral ties

SEOUL, June 11 (Yonhap) -- President Park Geun-hye met with China's top legislator, Zhang Dejiang, on Thursday over ways to enhance bilateral ties and denuclearize North Korea, the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said. Presidential spokesman Min Kyung-wook said before the meeting that Park was expected to discuss with Zhang on how to deepen relations 55

June 10, 2015 4:16 PM Stop Drinking Camel Urine, World Health Organization Says

After all, who hasn't gotten the urge to sip a glass of chilled camel urine every now and then? You see, there's a bit of a MERS situation. MERS — officially called Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus — leads to fevers, breathing problems, pneumonia, kidney failure and other deadly complications. According to a news release, about 64 cases of the disease 24

June 10, 2015 3:25 PM Fear of MERS Poses Risks to South Korea’s Economy

Tourists cancel trips as outbreak enters third week and death toll rises SEOUL—South Korea’s battle with a rare viral outbreak entered a third week with a rising death toll and increasing concerns about the threat posed to the nation’s economy. As consumers stay home and tourists cancel trips to South Korea because of concerns about Middle East Respiratory 13

June 7, 2015 12:30 AM South Korea reports 14 more MERS cases, fifth death

SEOUL South Korean health officials on Sunday reported 14 more cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, bringing the total in the country's outbreak to 64, and said a fifth person infected with the virus had died. South Korea's outbreak of the often-deadly MERS virus, first reported on May 20, is the largest outside the Middle East, prompting public 49

June 4, 2015 10:01 AM South Korea confirms death of third MERS patient

SEOUL, June 4 South Korea confirmed on Thursday that a man who died a day earlier was infected with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), marking the third fatality in an outbreak of the often-deadly virus. The 82-year old South Korean man, in hospital with asthma and bacterial pneumonia, had shared a room with others suffering from MERS and died on Wednesday 38

June 2, 2015 10:32 PM South Korea reports five more cases of MERS illness

SEOUL South Korea confirmed five more cases of Middle East Respiratory Virus (MERS), the health ministry said on early on Wednesday, bringing to 30 the total number of cases in the country of the often-deadly illness. On Tuesday, South Korea reported its first two deaths from MERS since the first confirmed case two weeks ago, fuelling growing worry about 19

June 1, 2015 3:54 PM This Restaurant Chain Is Cutting Breakfast Hours Because of the National Egg Shortage

Starting Monday, Texas-based burger chain Whataburger is limiting its breakfast hours due to the national egg shortage. On Sunday, the chain announced breakfast will be available from 5 a.m. to 9 a.m. on weekdays while supplies last, and 5 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the weekends. Typically, Whataburger serves breakfast until 11 a.m. every day of the week. "We know this is no fun for anyone 27

May 26, 2015 12:45 PM Man traveling to U.S. from Liberia dies from Lassa fever: CDC

WASHINGTON A man who traveled from Liberia died in New Jersey over the weekend from Lassa fever, U.S. health officials said, adding that authorities are looking for people who had contact with him although the risk of infection is extremely low. Lassa, a viral disease common in West Africa, is far less fatal and less contagious than the deadly Ebola 41

May 25, 2015 8:30 PM World Health Organization Considers Measures To Quicken Outbreak Response

The World Health Organization admits that mistakes were made and the agency could have done a better job during the Ebola outbreak. More than 25,000 people have been infected in West Africa, and the outbreak still isn't over. At the agency's annual meeting this week, WHO is set to adopt a handful of measures to make sure what happened with Ebola doesn't 47

May 23, 2015 6:27 AM Sacramento Sushi Lovers Undeterred By Salmonella Scare Linked To Raw Tuna

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A salmonella scare linked to raw tuna has sickened 53 people in nine states, with most of the cases in California. Raw tuna is used in many popular sushi dishes, and this outbreak is believed to be connected to sushi. It’s a busy Friday night at Lou’s Sushi Restaurant in Midtown Sacramento. Owner Lou Valente says raw tuna only has a shelf 53