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  • Penn Medicine team finds hotspots, seasons for the creepy pests
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bedbugs, lifestyle, south philadelphia news, healthcheck
  • People looking to get rid of bed bugs could end up with a fire hazard on their hands.
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recall, bedbugs, consumer news
  • Bed bug house fire
  • Click play to watch Walter Perez's report
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6at4, new jersey, bedbugs, fire, 6abc action news at 4
  • Bed bug house fire
  • A home in Woodbury, New Jersey was heavily damaged by fire, investigators say, sparked by the homeowner's battle with bed bugs.
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new jersey, gloucester county, bedbugs, fire, local/state, walter perez
  • Several Pittsburgh high school students came home with bedbug bites after visiting Penn State University's main campus for a science competition over the weekend.
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bedbugs, pennsylvania state university, pennsylvania, local/state
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  • A New Jersey municipal building will reopen Friday, one day after it was closed because of a bed bug infestation.
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bedbugs, new jersey, local/state
  • A New Jersey town hall is closed because of a bed bug infestation.
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new jersey, bedbugs, local/state
  • Bedbug
  • A new ranking for Philadelphia could literally make you scratch your head.
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philadelphia, bedbugs, local/state, amy buckman
  • Bedbug
  • Click play to watch Amy Buckman's report from Action News at 5:30 p.m.
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philadelphia, bedbugs, local/state
  • Bed bug
  • It may be hard to sleep tight and not let the bedbugs bite after hearing this survey.
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philadelphia, bedbugs, local/state
  • Battling bed bugs in cars in Virginia
  • Bed bugs are so widespread in one Virginia city, they're finding them in cars! Click play to watch the report from Action News at noon.
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bedbugs, virginia, national/world
  • It's not the way to get rid of bedbugs.
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indiana, bedbugs, fire, bizarre bazaar
  • Administrators and exterminator are on the case at Stokes Elementary School in Trenton.
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6at4, new jersey, trenton, bedbugs, local/state, nora muchanic
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  • In Galloway Township, Atlantic County, they were serious when they said don't let the bed bugs bite.
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new jersey, atlantic county, bedbugs, local/state
  • Health inspectors confirm an infestation at Riverview Tower Apartments.
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new jersey, bedbugs, health care, camden, local/state, nora muchanic
  • The Northeast's bedbug problem is expected to worsen this summer as temperatures rise and vacationers increase traffic in hotels, entomologists and pest-control experts say.
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new jersey, bedbugs, local/state
  • A former TV news staffer's pioneering lawsuit over bedbug bites she received at her office has been thrown out by a judge who said workers can't necessarily hold their employers' landlords responsible for injuries on the job.
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bedbugs, lawsuit, new york, national/world
  • Animals and Oddities
  • New York City is looking to hire a couple of patrol dogs.
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new york, new york city, bedbugs, animals
  • Bedbug infestations are on the rise across the country and in Philadelphia.
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bedbugs, special reports, nydia han
  • New York City's bedbugs have climbed out of bed and marched into places like the Empire State Building.
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new york city, bedbugs, national/world
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  • Business is booming for Scout, the bedbug detecting dog.
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bedbugs, local/state, nora muchanic
  • It's nothing to sing about. Lincoln Center says it has detected bedbugs at the complex's opera house.
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new york, bedbugs, entertainment
  • Bed Bugs
  • It's nothing to sing about. Lincoln Center says it has detected bedbugs at the complex's opera house.
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new york, bedbugs, national/world
  • Bed Bugs
  • Lincoln Center has some unwelcome patrons: bedbugs.
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new york, bedbugs, national/world
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  • The federal building that houses the U.S. Agency for International Development in Washington is heavily secured - but officials couldn't keep the bedbugs out.
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washington, d.c., bedbugs, national/world
  • Denver firefighters ran into more than the normal hazards at a house fire.
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colorado, fire, bedbugs, bizarre bazaar
  • Howard Stern
  • The office where shock jock Howard Stern airs his show has joined the ever-growing list of New York City buildings hit by bedbugs.
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howard stern, bedbugs, entertainment
  • Bed Bugs
  • Bedbugs have turned up in apartments used by Drexel University students.
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philadelphia, pennsylvania, university city, bedbugs, local/state
  • Bed Bugs
  • Bedbugs - They're a scourge that's coming back in a big way! Submit your questions about the pests now for our 6abc.com chat Tuesday afternoon!
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bedbugs, healthcheck
  • A leading pest control company has released a list of the 15 most bedbug-infested cities.
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pennsylvania, philadelphia, bedbugs, healthcheck
  • Bedbugs have attacked a popular movie theater in Times Square as New York battles the persistent pests.
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new york city, bedbugs, entertainment
  • Bed bug lawsuit
  • A woman says a furniture store leased her furniture infested with bedbugs and wouldn't take it back.
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pennsylvania, bedbugs, norristown, local/state
  • Bed Bugs
  • The marks on one man's arms were only the very beginning after a recent hotel stay.
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delaware, bedbugs, local/state
  • Bed bug bites
  • Click play to watch Brian Taff's report
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delaware, bedbugs, local/state
  • Bed Bugs
  • The university's dorms have been hit by bedbugs 21 times this year.
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bedbugs, bizarre bazaar
  • EPA: problem reaching "critical levels"
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bedbugs, healthcheck
  • Bedbugs have taken a bite out of Colorado State's Great Sofa Roundup.
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bedbugs, bizarre bazaar
  • When firefighters began to suspect they had a problem, they thought it was fleas.
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bedbugs, local/state, dann cuellar
  • Operators learn latest on detection and extermination
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bedbugs, healthcheck
  • Bed Bugs
  • Officials say an exterminator has eliminated bedbugs found in a New Jersey elementary school.
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new jersey, bedbugs, local/state
  • Don't let the bedbugs bite!
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new york city, new york, bedbugs, bizarre bazaar