• Zika outbreak spreads to Miami Beach tourist spots

    The Zika outbreak seems far way until . . . you meet a couple who came to Chicago to escape it. Met them as I walked our dog, Lola, and they explained the outbreak had hit their Miami neighborhood of South Beach. The husband and wife, in their 30s, came to Chicago to stay with their relatives in Hyde Park. I don’t know if it was for their own health or perhaps for an expected baby. In any case, scary.

    Here’s the NPR report.