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By: Catie Leary on Sept. 3, 2010, 7:38 a.m.
Bed bug invasion across the U.S.

Photo: Terry Gilliam/AP

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Bed bug invasion

Delores Stewart holds a glass of bed bugs collected from furniture in her home in Columbus, Ohio, on Aug. 25.

A resurgence of bedbugs across the U.S. has homeowners and apartment dwellers taking desperate measures to eradicate the tenacious bloodsuckers, with some relying on dangerous outdoor pesticides and fly-by-night exterminators.