So far this year, the West Nile virus has killed one person in California and now, Virginia recently had its first case of West Nile. With the mosquito season starting so late this year experts said it may get worse and there are ways to eliminate mosquitoes breeding near your home.
In June the House of Representatives passed a bill banning the use of tax-payer money to support slaughter houses. Now a new bill, the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act, if passed, will ban the slaughter of horses all together.
The announcement of President Bush's Supreme Court nominee may have raised eyebrows for those expecting a woman, and it seems to have also raised some concerns about if women's rights could be effected.