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US Sees 1st Zika Death Amid Funding Stalemate

May 01, 2016 03:19 PM
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The first known death from the Zika virus on U.S. territory was reported Friday as lawmakers left Washington for a weeklong recess. VOA's Michael Bowman reports, neither house of Congress has approved funding to combat Zika, despite increasingly dire warnings from U.S. health officials.