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Do Latino Neighborhoods Have More to Fear from Gentrification?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 07.02.2016 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

In response to this dark side of gentrification, some Latino community leaders in Los Angeles launched the "gente-fication" movement ("gente" is Spanish for "people," but you already knew that).

Newfound Fossils Show We Were Wrong About Roaches

LiveScience | Laura Poppick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Updated Tues. Jan. 7 at 11:00 a.m. ET. A common European and African cockroach may have gotten its evolutionary start in North America, according to ...

Snobby Cockroaches Have Neighborhoods Too, You Guys

Posted 10.08.2013 | Weird News

If you live on the Upper East Side, you hate taking the subway. That's true for humans and the cockroaches that live in their tony apartments. An o...

Mapping Out Roach Motels Among Brooklyn Grocers

Park Slope, NY Patch | Henry Powderly and Martin BurchEmail the Authors | Posted 03.21.2013 | New York

Many Brooklyn grocery stores and bodegas are plagued with rats, mice, roaches and grime, and might even pose a health risk, state data show. Patc...

WATCH: City Hall Has A Roach Problem, Susana Mendoza Reports

Posted 10.16.2011 | Chicago

Story by Chuck Kramer, courtesy of the Windy City Times Susana Mendoza, Chicago's recently elected city clerk, had a rude surprise waiting for her ...

Vermin Infestations In Bronx Neighborhoods | By Kate Nocera, Mike Mclaughlin and Samuel Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Some 63% of residents in Kingsbridge Heights and Mosholu report that roaches, rats and mice run rampant in their homes on a daily basis, according to ...

Roaches On Buses Causing Pesty Problem

am New York | Heather Haddon | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's a cockroach's paradise: a warm nook with fresh food and freedom to roam. But to the disgust of many commuters, this roach motel is the city bus....

Rat Found Roasting In Salmonella-Infected Peanut Plant

CBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(CBS) A former employee of the Georgia peanut plant at the center of a criminal investigation in a nationwide salmonella outbreak says he saw a rat dr...