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Zika mosquito in Ardmore


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City of Denison breaks ground on new park


Grayson Co. reports first human West Nile case of 2016


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City of Van Alstyne to spray Monday night for mosquitoes


Mylan launching cheaper, generic version of EpiPen


Pilot Point spraying for mosquitoes after confirmed Zika case


More Grayson County test pools positive for West Nile virus


U.S. government won't reclassify marijuana, allows research


City of Ada keeps ambulances running


Medicare releases hospital ratings


Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus reported in Grayson County


Carter County Interim Sheriff Named


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Authorities were trying to discover the types of drugs involved in the latest spate of fatal overdoses
Born and raised in the South Carolina Lowcountry, Alexander Smalls' first love was singing. He toured internationally for years and won a Tony on Broadway and a Grammy for his recordings. But eventually, he swapped the theater for a culinary stage. He opened a series of hit restaurants in New York, currently "The Cecil" and "Minston's" in Harlem. Chef Smalls joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share his culinary journey and signature recipes.
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr .Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the growing epidemic of superbugs, the ongoing fight against Zika and the link between food and stress.
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An experimental cannabis-derived drug has successfully treated children with severe epilepsy in a third late-stage clinical trial, sending shares in Britain's GW Pharmaceuticals to a record high on Monday. GW, which was founded in 1998 to capitalize on the medical benefits of cannabis, said it now expected to submit a marketing application for Epidiolex to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in the first half of 2017. Its commercial potential has attracted possible acquirers of GW, according to people familiar with the matter.

Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up businessPfizer will not split into two publicly traded companies, a decision that, at least for now, ends Wall Street speculation over the drugmaker's future. The company said Monday it believes it is best positioned ...


The Pfizer logo is seen at their world headquarters in Manhattan, New York, U.S.Pfizer said on Monday the decision would not have an impact on its 2016 financial forecast. The decision not to create two publicly traded companies follows the collapse of its planned $160 billion acquisition of Allergan Inc after a change in tax law took away the tax benefits of the deal. Investors were expecting the company to step back from the split, Sanford Bernstein analyst Tim Anderson said in a research note.


FILE - In this July 21, 2013 file photo shows the road along the Seine river, with the Eiffel Tower at right, in Paris. Paris City Hall has approved Monday Sept.26, 2016 a controversial plan to close down a stretch of highway that runs along the Seine River through central Paris and transform it into a pedestrian zone. It's part of Mayor Anne Hidalgo's push to fight Paris' exceptionally high pollution. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)PARIS (AP) — The Paris City Council has approved a controversial plan to transform a stretch of highway that runs along the Seine River through central Paris into a pedestrian-only zone.


A view shows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration headquarters in Silver Spring(Reuters) - Vela Diagnostics said its test for the Zika virus had received "emergency use authorization" from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA issues such emergency use authorization during public health emergencies, to quickly deploy unapproved medical products for as long as they are needed. The regulator last month issued a similar authorization for a Zika diagnostics test from Swiss drugmaker Roche.