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Bubonic Plague Found in California Squirrel

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July 26, 2013
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California officials have closed part of the Angeles National Forest after a ground squirrel covered in fleas tested positive for bubonic plague.


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AP (Sep. 5, 2012) — Officials say a 7-year-old Colorado girl diagnosed with bubonic plague has been moved out of intensive care and is recovering. Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children says Sierra Jane Downing is in good condition.
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Madagascar Battles Worst Locust Plague in 60 Years

Madagascar Battles Worst Locust Plague in 60 Years

AFP (May 6, 2013) — Madagascar's worst locust plague in 60 years has infested about half of the island, destroying crops and raising concerns over food shortages. Malagasy authorities say they don't have the resources to deal with this natural disaster and are calling on donors to pay for large-scale spraying to fight the plague.
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RAW VIDEO: Scientists Revive Ice Age Flower

RAW VIDEO: Scientists Revive Ice Age Flower

AP (Feb. 22, 2012) — Russian scientists have regenerated an entire plant from the fruit tissue found in an Ice Age squirrel's burrow estimated to be at least 30,000 years old.
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Top Videos: Gorilla Scares Kids, Squirrel Fights Snake and More

Top Videos: Gorilla Scares Kids, Squirrel Fights Snake and More

Buzz60 (June 26, 2013) — Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) walks you through the top videos this week. This episode includes a gorilla getting its revenge on some kids taunting him at the zoo, a guy celebrating the Chicago Blackhawks' Stanley Cup Championship by climbing buildings and a snake getting owned by a squirrel.
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