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Senator calls for closure of veterans home, site of 13 Legionnaire's deaths

Senator calls for closure of veterans home, site of 13 Legionnaire's deaths

Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) is calling for the closure of an Illinois Veterans Home, where 13 residents have died of Legionnaire's disease since 2015.

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Long-term care people, on the other hand, are watched by CMS elves all year.

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Nursing home staff open their own homes to nuns fleeing wildfires

Nursing home staff open their own homes to nuns fleeing wildfires

The nuns who inhabit the Carondelet Center in Brentwood, CA, typically enjoy their lush green lawn and views of the Santa Monica Mountains in the distance. But then severe wildfires threatened the nursing home, leading facility staff members to open their personal homes to evacuating nuns.