Bedbugs


'Bedbugs' - 13 News Result(s)

  • Bedbugs Are Older Than Bats, Evolved Around 50 Million Years Ago: Study

    Bedbugs Are Older Than Bats, Evolved Around 50 Million Years Ago: Study

    It turns out that bedbugs are older than bats - a mammal that people had previously believed to be their first host 50-60 million years ago. Bedbugs in fact evolved around 50 million years earlier, a recent study suggests.

  • Passenger Tweets Pic Of Bedbug Bites, Took Air India US To Mumbai Flight

    Passenger Tweets Pic Of Bedbug Bites, Took Air India US To Mumbai Flight

    A passenger who travelled Air India's Newark-Mumbai flight last week has posted disturbing photos of what she says are bedbug bites on her arm. Saumya Shetty is the second passenger in a week to complain about bedbugs on the same flight.

  • New York Mayor "Shocked" That Migrant Kids Secretly Sent To His City

    New York Mayor "Shocked" That Migrant Kids Secretly Sent To His City

    A nine-month-old baby, traumatized children, many with lice, bedbugs or contagious diseases: New York's mayor was shocked Wednesday that at least 239 minors arrived incognito after being separated from parents on the Mexican border.

  • British Airways Apologises After Bedbug-Infested Flight

    British Airways Apologises After Bedbug-Infested Flight

    British Airways apologized in a statement to CTV News after Heather Szilagyi, her daughter and at least one other passenger reported walking off the nine-hour flight from Vancouver covered in red welts.

  • Angry At Being Ignored, Man Releases Bedbugs In Government Office

    Angry At Being Ignored, Man Releases Bedbugs In Government Office

    It's no secret that dealing with bureaucracy can be a frustrating experience. But one man vented his anger in a manner that can only be described as extreme. He slammed a cup full of bedbugs on a counter inside a government office in the city of Augusta, Maine, causing the little pests to go flying across the office.

  • Sleep Tight - Genome Secrets Could Help Beat The Bedbug's Bite

    Sleep Tight - Genome Secrets Could Help Beat The Bedbug's Bite

    They emerge from their hiding places at night, driven to slake their thirst for human blood. Vampires? No. Bedbugs!

  • Anti-Bedbug Operation Goes Horribly Wrong, Man Sets Himself, Apartments On Fire

    Anti-Bedbug Operation Goes Horribly Wrong, Man Sets Himself, Apartments On Fire

    A desperate man's anti-bedbug operation went horribly wrong in Detroit, leaving him hospitalised with serious burn injures and destroying four apartments, the latest incident in America's most bedbug-ridden city.

  • Bedbugs scaring off tourists from New York

    New York City's bedbugs  have climbed out of bed and marched into landmarks like the Empire State Building, Bloomingdale's and Lincoln Center, causing fresh anxiety among tourists who are canceling Big Apple vacations planned for the height of the holiday season.Some travelers who had arranged trips to New York say they are creeped out about s...

  • Move over bedbugs: Stink bugs have landed

    When they retreated from the Battle of Gettysburg, Confederate troops passed by the area that is now Richard Masser's orchards. If only the latest enemy -- the brown marmorated stink bug -- would follow suit.Damage to fruit and vegetable crops from stink bugs in Middle Atlantic states has reached critical levels, according to a government report. T...

  • US: With bedbug hysteria, many see opportunity

    US: With bedbug hysteria, many see opportunity

    This may be the only place in the country where, for two days at least, the prospect of a bedbug infestation carries not the slightest, slimmest of stigmas. Vendors from all over the country, including Warrick Bell, left, and Brian Hirsch with Protect-A-Bed, converged on the Hyatt Rosemont hotel in Rosemont, Illinois, for a conference that focused ...

  • US grapples with bedbugs, misuse of pesticides

    US grapples with bedbugs, misuse of pesticides

    Don't be too quick to dismiss the common bedbug as merely a pestiferous six-legged blood-sucker. Think of it, rather, as Cimex lectularius, international arthropod of mystery.In comparison to other insects that bite man, or even only walk across man's food, nibble man's crops or bite man's farm animals, very little is known about the creature whose...

  • What spreads faster than bedbugs? Social stigma

    What spreads faster than bedbugs? Social stigma

    Jeremy Sparig spent months fighting bedbugs. Now, to some people, he is like a mattress left on the street, something best avoided in these times. "They don't want to hug you anymore; they don't want you coming over," said Mr Sparig, of East Williamsburg, Brooklyn. "You're like a leper."At the Brooklyn district attorney's office, which recentl...

  • Bedbugs threaten New York

    Blood sucking bedbugs have made a strong comeback in New York, forcing temporary closures of some reputed outlets here.

'Bedbugs' - 13 News Result(s)

  • Bedbugs Are Older Than Bats, Evolved Around 50 Million Years Ago: Study

    Bedbugs Are Older Than Bats, Evolved Around 50 Million Years Ago: Study

    It turns out that bedbugs are older than bats - a mammal that people had previously believed to be their first host 50-60 million years ago. Bedbugs in fact evolved around 50 million years earlier, a recent study suggests.

  • Passenger Tweets Pic Of Bedbug Bites, Took Air India US To Mumbai Flight

    Passenger Tweets Pic Of Bedbug Bites, Took Air India US To Mumbai Flight

    A passenger who travelled Air India's Newark-Mumbai flight last week has posted disturbing photos of what she says are bedbug bites on her arm. Saumya Shetty is the second passenger in a week to complain about bedbugs on the same flight.

  • New York Mayor "Shocked" That Migrant Kids Secretly Sent To His City

    New York Mayor "Shocked" That Migrant Kids Secretly Sent To His City

    A nine-month-old baby, traumatized children, many with lice, bedbugs or contagious diseases: New York's mayor was shocked Wednesday that at least 239 minors arrived incognito after being separated from parents on the Mexican border.

  • British Airways Apologises After Bedbug-Infested Flight

    British Airways Apologises After Bedbug-Infested Flight

    British Airways apologized in a statement to CTV News after Heather Szilagyi, her daughter and at least one other passenger reported walking off the nine-hour flight from Vancouver covered in red welts.

  • Angry At Being Ignored, Man Releases Bedbugs In Government Office

    Angry At Being Ignored, Man Releases Bedbugs In Government Office

    It's no secret that dealing with bureaucracy can be a frustrating experience. But one man vented his anger in a manner that can only be described as extreme. He slammed a cup full of bedbugs on a counter inside a government office in the city of Augusta, Maine, causing the little pests to go flying across the office.

  • Sleep Tight - Genome Secrets Could Help Beat The Bedbug's Bite

    Sleep Tight - Genome Secrets Could Help Beat The Bedbug's Bite

    They emerge from their hiding places at night, driven to slake their thirst for human blood. Vampires? No. Bedbugs!

  • Anti-Bedbug Operation Goes Horribly Wrong, Man Sets Himself, Apartments On Fire

    Anti-Bedbug Operation Goes Horribly Wrong, Man Sets Himself, Apartments On Fire

    A desperate man's anti-bedbug operation went horribly wrong in Detroit, leaving him hospitalised with serious burn injures and destroying four apartments, the latest incident in America's most bedbug-ridden city.

  • Bedbugs scaring off tourists from New York

    New York City's bedbugs  have climbed out of bed and marched into landmarks like the Empire State Building, Bloomingdale's and Lincoln Center, causing fresh anxiety among tourists who are canceling Big Apple vacations planned for the height of the holiday season.Some travelers who had arranged trips to New York say they are creeped out about s...

  • Move over bedbugs: Stink bugs have landed

    When they retreated from the Battle of Gettysburg, Confederate troops passed by the area that is now Richard Masser's orchards. If only the latest enemy -- the brown marmorated stink bug -- would follow suit.Damage to fruit and vegetable crops from stink bugs in Middle Atlantic states has reached critical levels, according to a government report. T...

  • US: With bedbug hysteria, many see opportunity

    US: With bedbug hysteria, many see opportunity

    This may be the only place in the country where, for two days at least, the prospect of a bedbug infestation carries not the slightest, slimmest of stigmas. Vendors from all over the country, including Warrick Bell, left, and Brian Hirsch with Protect-A-Bed, converged on the Hyatt Rosemont hotel in Rosemont, Illinois, for a conference that focused ...

  • US grapples with bedbugs, misuse of pesticides

    US grapples with bedbugs, misuse of pesticides

    Don't be too quick to dismiss the common bedbug as merely a pestiferous six-legged blood-sucker. Think of it, rather, as Cimex lectularius, international arthropod of mystery.In comparison to other insects that bite man, or even only walk across man's food, nibble man's crops or bite man's farm animals, very little is known about the creature whose...

  • What spreads faster than bedbugs? Social stigma

    What spreads faster than bedbugs? Social stigma

    Jeremy Sparig spent months fighting bedbugs. Now, to some people, he is like a mattress left on the street, something best avoided in these times. "They don't want to hug you anymore; they don't want you coming over," said Mr Sparig, of East Williamsburg, Brooklyn. "You're like a leper."At the Brooklyn district attorney's office, which recentl...

  • Bedbugs threaten New York

    Blood sucking bedbugs have made a strong comeback in New York, forcing temporary closures of some reputed outlets here.

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