The dig-out and the flight cancellations continue-The fallout from this past weekend’s storm continues today. At least 546 of the day’s flights have been canceled, bringing the tally of canceled flights due to the massive storm that hit the East to 13,400. Meanwhile, millions of Americans will continue to dig out from the all the snow that fell. Adding to today’s complications: more showers are expected to hit the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast.
Zika virus: Pregnant women advised to stay away from Rio 2016 Olympics- Women who think they may be pregnant in the weeks before travelling to the Olympics in Brazil later this year should consider abandoning their trip because of the risks posed by the Zika virus. Pregnant women are getting infected and the virus is going directly to the baby’s brain.
An in-home daycare in Georgetown is being investigated after a baby died there on January 13.
Clothes dryer cause of South Austin apartment fire last night– AFD says no one was hurt in the fire. Some of the units have fire and water damage and several residents affected are being helped by apartment management.
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