News

Child In Northern Virginia Was State’s First Flu Death Of 2014

Child In Northern Virginia Was State’s First Flu Death Of 2014

Photo: WINA

A pre-school age child who lives in the State Health Department’s Northern Virginia region is the Commonwealth’s first flu death of 2014.  Virginia health officials have not identified the youngster or the home locality, but they told the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention the child was four or younger. Deputy State Epidemiologist Dr. Laurie Forlano says the flu is widespread in Virginia this winter.

 

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 29

Fresh
benjerrys

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Sports

NFL upholds Brady’s four-game Deflategate suspension

tombrady

The New England QB's punishment for his role in using under-inflated footballs during the AFC championship game last season was upheld by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

in Entertainment

Tom Cruise takes on Jimmy Fallon in latest lip-sync battle

17-overlay12

The Weeknd, the Righteous Brothers, and Meat Loaf are among the artists to get reinterpreted in this battle between "The Tonight Show" host and the "Mission Impossible" star.