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“Nightmare bacteria” that have become increasingly resistant to even the strongest antibiotics infected patients in 3.9 percent of all U.S. hospitals in the first half of 2012, including 17.8 percent of specialty hospitals, public health officials said on Tuesday. During the first six months of 2012, nearly 200 hospitals and long-term acute care facilities together treated at least one person who had been infected by the superbug, known as Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae, or CRE, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (Reuters, Wikipedia Commons)
New Haven Mayor John DeStefano, Jr. signed a quit claim deed to finalize the transfer of the Shubert Theater to the
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Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church’s new
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