A housing complex in Manhattan has been identified as the likely source of an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease that sickened at least 27 people and killed 1.
The federal government is gifting Illinois $4.1 million to renovate a veterans home where a 2015 outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease claimed the lives of 13 people.
The number of new cases of Legionnaires’ disease has increased in recent years, and a new Yale University study indicates that people living near watersheds have the highest risk of developing the illness.
Investigators say 5 workers who went missing after an oil rig explosion in Oklahoma are now presumed dead.
A nursing home in Quincy, Illinois, is being sued after 13 U.S. military veterans died from Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia caused by waterborne bacteria.
Anadarko Petroleum has self-reported the release of high levels of benzene at a tank battery site in Dacono, Colorado, near Weld County Roads 10 and 15.
The October wildfires that devastated Northern California caused at least $730 million in damage to insured property, as authorities increased the number of homes and other buildings destroyed to nearly 7,000.
An outbreak of Legionnaires' disease on the Spanish island of Majorca that claimed the life of a British tourist and infected at least 19 other vacationers has been linked to a hotel Jacuzzi.