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  1. NY, NJ announce new Ebola quarantine policy; woman in isolation with fever after Newark landingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, listens as NJ Gov. Chris Christie talks at a news conference, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 in New York. Breaking news: The healthcare worker Governor Christie indicated earlier today would be quarantined because of a recent history of treating Ebola patients in West Africa developed a fever this evening and is in isolation and being evaluated at University Hospital in Newark, according to the state Department of Health.


  2. Nobody has Ebola, but Los Angeles County is monitoring travelers from West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Pasadena Star-News

    As part of increased screening of travelers from West Africa, Los Angeles County health officials are monitoring an unspecified number of people who recently arrived in the Southland from the region, but none of them are suspected of having the Ebola virus, the county's top health officer said today. Dr. Jeffrey Gunzenhauser, interim head of the county Department of Public Health, said federal officials have stepped up efforts to track the movements of people who recently traveled to West Africa.


  3. Don't Blame CNN for the Ebola PanicRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Foreign Policy

    No wonder we're scared of Ebola. The current outbreak could become the " definitive humanitarian disaster of our generation ," warns Oxfam.


  4. New York Ebola patient's movements raise concernRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    He rode the crowded subways. He strolled through a popular park. He stopped for coffee, ate a meal in a restaurant, went jogging, bowled with friends and spent time with his fiancee in their Manhattan apartment.


  5. Ebola in the US: More on the new state quarantinesRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Crofs Blogs

    The governors of New York and New Jersey announced Friday afternoon that they were ordering all people entering the country through two area airports who had direct contact with Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea to be quarantined. The announcement comes one day after an American doctor, who had worked in Guinea and returned to New York City earlier in October, tested positive for Ebola and became the first New York patient of the deadly virus.


  6. Republicans call Obama a 'colossal failure' for Ebola coming to New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago |

    President Obama is ordering U.S. military personnel to West Africa to deal with the Ebola outbreak, which he calls a potential threat to global security. After a nurse was reported to be infected with Ebola in New York City, the partisan blame game was underway.


  7. Christie, Cuomo issue NJ/NY Ebola quarantine order for travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    The governors of New Jersey and New York say they're issuing a mandatory quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients in West Africa. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said a health care worker who had contact with Ebola patients in Africa already has been quarantined even though she has no symptoms.


  8. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    45 min ago |

    Dr Craig Spencer, New York's first confirmed Ebola patient, is an exceptionally brave man. I have unlimited admiration for members of Doctors Without Borders, like him, who risk their own lives to treat people in war-torn and disease-ravaged countries.


  9. Nebraska's Regional West Takes Steps to "Be Prepared" for EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KGWN

    Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first travel-associated case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the United States on September 30, Regional West's Administration, Infection Control and Emergency Management staff have been actively reviewing protocols and policies to ensure appropriate precautions are in place for the safety of patients and employees. On October 4, signs were posted in the Regional West Emergency Department advising patients of the incubation period and symptoms of Ebola and to alert health care providers if they had recently been in West Africa.


  10. Cure for Wichitaa s economic doldrums could lie overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    One piece of "low-hanging fruit" for reviving the Wichita economy, say local and state economic development leaders, is revving up the region's exports, and not just by hoping that Middle Eastern potentates buy more business jets. A coalition of local and state groups, in cooperation with a national effort, will push for more companies in Wichita and Kansas to export more of their goods and services.


  11. Medical genericRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The Kent County Health Department announced Friday that they are monitoring a person who traveled from a country in West Africa where an Ebola outbreak has been declared. "The individual did not provide care for or have contact with anyone who has Ebola, and has very low risk for Ebola infection by CDC standards," a release from the health department said.


  12. 94.5 KLIQ-FM Hastings, Grand Island, KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    The New York doctor who tested positive for Ebola wasn't required to quarantine himself when he returned to New York City after treating Ebola patients in Guinea. Instead, Dr. Craig Allen Spencer went about his life, hitting a popular restaurant and bowling alley before his diagnosis -- and sending health officials scrambling in the aftermath.


  13. Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal will hit top form in the coming weeks ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Aguero reveals how mad Mario was as a team-mate at Manchester City... including saying 'f*** the police' when they wanted to talk to him Suarez admits biting is an 'impulse' for him as Barca star reveals he's getting 'help' to stop chomping opponents Trott will be named in England Lions squad to tour South Africa as batsman after return to form with Warwickshire GERARD PIQUE: I joke with Suarez not to bite me when we train... but I know he can help us beat Real Madrid in El Clasico! THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP: Van Gaal and Mourinho used to live 15metres apart... Jose was good cop to LVG's bad cop... at Old Trafford they'll be staring each other down from 15metres on the touchline Fulham 3-0 Charlton: Symons becoming impossible to ignore as Parker strikes against former club to lift Cottagers out of relegation zone BELGRADE BEDLAM: Serbia awarded 3-0 win over Albania but stripped of three ... (more)


  14. Another doctor who treated Ebola came through JFKRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    A physician who treated dying Ebola patients in Liberia flew in to JFK on Thursday night - and stayed at an airport hotel, a source told The Post. He went to the Hilton Garden Inn in Jamaica, Queens, near the airport.


  15. Ebola-Stricken Doctor Passionate About Improving Africa CareRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The first Ebola patient diagnosed in New York City is a young emergency medicine doctor at Columbia University Medical Center with a passion for improving health care in Africa and other countries. Craig Spencer, 33, was rushed from his apartment at 546 West 147th Street to Bellevue Hospital at about noon on Thursday, after reporting a fever and stomach pain.


  16. Ebola Cases in New York and Mali Fan Travel FearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Mott Hall High School student Brian Binion, right, and fellow students read flyers about Ebola risk, near the apartment building of Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer, in New York, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Spencer remained in stable condition while isolated in a hospital, talking by cellphone to his family and assisting disease detectives who are accounting for his every movement since arriving in New York from Guinea via Europe on Oct. 17. Close The Ebola virus's arrival in New York City and yet another West African nation - Mali - renewed questions Friday about whether stricter travel restrictions would help lock down the deadly disease.


  17. Ebola in the U.S.: Nothing to fear but fear itselfRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Missourian

    First, the reality check: More Americans have married Kim Kardashian - three - than contracted Ebola in the U.S. The two Dallas nurses who came down with Ebola were infected while treating a Liberian man, who became infected in West Africa. The New York doctor who has tested positive for Ebola had been treating people in West Africa.


  18. Ebola 'Poses No Threat to Others,' Mayor Assures New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    The mayor of New York City on Friday assured a city alarmed over the presence of an Ebola patient that the patient "poses no threat to others." "We are fully prepared to handle Ebola," Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a news conference Friday, a day after it was announced that Dr. Craig Spencer was admitted to Bellevue Hospital with a diagnosis of the lethal virus.


  19. Four Ebola hospitals selected in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The Mayo Clinic medical center in Rochester was announced Friday as one of four Minnesota hospitals to serve as Ebola treatment centers. Four Minnesota hospitals have been selected as long-term treatment centers for any Ebola cases that emerge in the state, as part of a new strategy to maximize the odds of recovery for any patients with the deadly disease and minimize the odds of health care workers being infected while providing treatment.


  20. Cuomo, Christie announce screening, quarantine measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    At a Friday-afternoon press conference in lower Manhattan, Govs. Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie said new screening protocols for Ebola will be put in place at both JFK and Newark Liberty airports. There will be real-time access to on-the-ground screening at JFK and Newark Liberty International Airports by New York and New Jersey Departments of Health staff; Each State Department of Health at JFK and Newark Liberty International Airports will, as permitted under applicable law, make its own determination as to hospitalization, quarantine, and other public health interventions for up to 21 days.