DALLAS - Health officials say a patient at a Dallas hospital who has tested positive for Ebola arrived in Texas from Liberia earlier this month and showed no symptoms while on the plane. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Tom Frieden said Tuesday that officials "don't believe there... more »
BATON ROUGE - Hundreds of mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile on the west side of East Baton Rouge Parish, according to parish mosquito abatement officials.
However, they're telling people not to panic because it's nothing compared to last year. Only seven cases of West Nile have been reported... more »
HERZOGENAURACH, Germany - Adidas has suspended its sponsorship of Tyson Gay after the American sprinter's positive doping test. After learning that a banned substance was detected in a May out-of-competition test, Gay pulled out of the upcoming world championships. In a statement, Adidas says "we are shocked by these recent... more »
American 100-meter record holder Tyson Gay has tested positive for a banned substance and says he will pull out of the world championships next month in Moscow. Gay isn't revealing the substance, but he says he was notified by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Friday that a sample came back... more »
BATON ROUGE - LSU will be forced to vacate their 2012 women's outdoor track title after the NCAA said a member of the team tested positive for a banned stimulant.
LSU senior sprinter Semoy Hackett tested positive for Methylhexaneamine during the 2012 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field... more »
Student drug testing is on hold in the Central School District. It comes after controversy over changing the testing method from urine to hair samples. Board members said questions about the kind of testing revealed several issues with the policy altogether. They said the move to snip it out of... more »