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Park La Brea Residents Win $3.5 Million in Los Angeles Bedbug Lawsuit

The Los Angeles Superior Court on Friday announced that sixteen former and current residents of Park La Brea, one of Los Angeles’s largest apartment complexes, won a $3.5 million lawsuit over mental anguish suffered due to an infestation of bedbugs in their units.

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2nd Palo Alto Library Has Bedbugs; 3rd in Bay Area

A second library has closed in Palo Alto following the discovery of bedbugs there. It is the second bedbug-related closure in Palo Alto, and the third in the Bay Area, in the past week.

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Report: Burning Man Infested by Swarms of Bugs

Tens of thousands of festival-goers could risk exposure to a bug invasion at this year’s Burning Man festival, with smelly critters delivering stinging bites.