Subtitle: Who Leads In The Race To Kill Humans--Disease or George?
BEIJING -- "Avian flu has killed 5,000 wild birds in China's northwest, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, five times the number previously reported by the Chinese government". AP/Wash.Post story here.
"US military personnel who died in German hospitals or en route to German hospitals have not previously been counted. They total about 6,210 as of 1 January, 2005". That story by Brian Harring is here.