FILE - This undated electron microscope image made available by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases - Rocky Mountain Laboratories shows novel coronavirus particles, also known as the MERS virus, colorized in yellow. On Saturday, May 17, 2014 the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said an Illinois man has apparently picked up an infection from the only American diagnosed with a mysterious Middle East virus, but the man has not needed medical treatment. (AP Photo/NIAID - RML, File)

Health officials retrack report of MERS spreading

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Wednesday said they were wrong in reporting that a mysterious Middle East virus had apparently spre…

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Peeing in the pool can be hazardous

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Peeing in the pool is not just unsanitary — it can be hazardous to your health, according to a recent Purdue …

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Digital Pacifiers: Part One

TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) – More than 60 percent of Americans own a smartphone and almost 40 percent own a tablet or computer. For the liv…