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New checklist items for honeymooners: Zika, terrorists, violence

Newlyweds should plan ahead to reduce the risk of returning from their honeymoon with a serious illness or a higher risk of birth defects, or the nightmare of a terrorist attack while there. Couples planning to visit a foreign country or parts of the United States should check websites from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the CIA and the U.S. State Department to learn about the Zika virus carried by mosquitoes, other diseases, and the potential for violence and political unrest.

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Mother and daughter sought in Amber Alert found at Bellingham Catholic church

Wilma Estrada and her daughter, sought in an Amber Alert issued Monday afternoon in New Westminster, B.C., were found unharmed hours later at Assumption Catholic Church in Bellingham, Monday, Jan 23, 2017.
Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com
Mother and daughter sought in Amber Alert found at Bellingham Catholic church 1:37

Mother and daughter sought in Amber Alert found at Bellingham Catholic church

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