Earthquake Strikes Indonesia; Flu Vaccine May Increase Risk of H1N1: Today's Headlines

Suzanne Murray
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Four separate studies suggest that getting the regular flu shot may have increased a person's chances of getting sick with Swine Flu (H1N1). -- US News and World Report

Under the new health care legislation, the IRS can tap individual tax refunds to collect fines against people who fail to buy health insurance. -- Reuters

Two women allegedly try to take a dead body on a plane in England, and pretend that he's a passenger. Airport officials became suspicious at check-in; the women insist the man was alive at the time. -- BBC

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia, but the damage appears to be moderate. -- Voice of America

Pepsi is funding obesity research at Yale, leaving skeptics to wonder if the results will be biased. -- MSNBC

Lance Armstrong drops out of the Circuit de la Sarthe race in France, citing a severe stomach bug. -- Yahoo! News

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