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Insurers Move to Prevent Legionnaire’s Disease Outbreaks in Reopened Buildings

Commercial insurers are scrutinizing building managers’ efforts to avoid outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease as they re-open movie theaters, gyms, schools and offices that had been closed for months due to the coronavirus pandemic, industry sources told Reuters. Legionnaires’ disease is …

West Virginia Men Face Arson, Fraud Charges

A federal grand jury has indicted a former Logan, Va., city councilman and three others on claims they purchased a vacant building, inflated its worth on an insurance policy and burned it down. Indictments unsealed on Tuesday name former councilman …