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14 min ago | The Raw Story

Ebola outbreak 'moving faster than efforts to control it,' says WHO chief

Efforts shift to finding those who have come into contact with victims as Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia battle epidemic This week, Awa Faye added a new feature to her restaurant on a crowded street in Sierra Leone's hilly capital of Freetown: a sign that instructs all patrons to wash their hands in the buckets of chlorinated water positioned ... (more)

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Sierra Leone, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Medicine,

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Free Republic

Africa: How Ebola Could Head Out of Africa – a Tale of Two Travellers

It is 6am on a warm West African morning. Two men, Ahmed and Milton, are up early, getting ready for long journeys.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Sierra Leone, Congo, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

KHQ-TV Spokane

Rising Eagle Road Fire: New fire near Winthrop and Twisp

KHQ.COM - According to Carlton Complex information, a new fire has started south of Winthrop near the smoke jumper base we are assisting local agencies and providing resources as necessary.

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Related Topix: Fire, Winthrop, WA, Twisp, WA, World News, Immigration Reform

KHQ-TV Spokane

Body found at Mullan Hill Terrace mobile home park

KHQ.COM - Deputies have blocked entrance to Mullan Hill Terrace mobile home park at 8900 S Mullen Hill Rd. in Spokane as they investigate a body found.

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Related Topix: Spokane, WA, World News, Immigration Reform

GPB.org

How U.S. Hospitals Keep Deadly Germs Like Ebola Virus Contained

A member of Doctors Without Borders puts on protective gear in Conakry, Guinea. U.S. health care workers will use similar protective garb.

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Related Topix: Medicine, World News, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emory University, Infectious Diseases

KHQ-TV Spokane

$100 million response plan launching after 729 Ebola related deaths

Presidents from the West African countries hit by the Ebola outbreak are meeting with world health leaders to come up with ways to stop the spread of the deadly disease.

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Daily Mail

Emirates cancels flights to Guinea over Ebola fears... but BA...

A A 20,000-a-night penthouse, rooms with private gardens and an underground spa: Historic Paris hotel reopens after A 341m makeover designed to attract the super-rich Shhh... there's a De La Soul DJ at work! DJ Maseo launches the Caribbean's first-ever silent disco at Palm Island Quarter of parents admit allowing their children to get sunburned ... (more)

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Inter Press Service

Time Running Out for Refugees Seeking Asylum in Italy

Now that Mamoudou* has finally reached Italy, he hopes this will be his final stop.

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Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Activism

Crofs Blogs

Sierra Leone: Ebola update, July 31

May his Soul Rest in Peace. a The Minister of Health and Sanitation, the Chief Medical Officer and senior directors of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation are off to Conakry Guinea to harmonize the response plans with other Manor River Union member countries ahead of the meeting of Presidents of Manor River Union countries tomorrow to endorse and ... (more)

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Yahoo!

WA miners issue ebola alerts

Perth-based mining companies with operations in West Africa are educating workers and quarantining visitors as the deadly ebola virus grips the region.

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CNN

Opinion: Obama don't ignore Ebola

A nurse disinfects the waiting area at the ELWA Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia, on Monday, July 28. Health officials say an Ebola outbreak centered in West Africa is the deadliest ever.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Sierra Leone, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Opinion

Mashable

U.S. Issues Travel Warning for Ebola-Hit Countries in Africa

The U.S. on Thursday issued travel warnings for three countries hit by the Ebola outbreak: Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

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Infection Control Today

Ebola Virus Disease in West Africa: 122 New Cases, 57 Deaths

Between July 24 and 27, 2014, a total of 122 new cases of Ebola virus disease as well as 57 deaths were reported from Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Dozens dead after concert stampede

Hundreds of people leaving a late-night rap concert on a beach in Guinea rushed to leave through a single exit, creating a stampede that killed at least 33 people, officials said Wednesday.

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International Business Times

Top 10 Deadliest Viruses To Ever Exist

Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with an Ebola outbreak in Conakry, Guinea, March 23, 2014.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Fatigue, fear are daily lot of Ebola fighters: experts

Doctors, nurses and hospital workers fighting the Ebola epidemic in west Africa are struggling with a daily burden of exhaustion, shortage of staff and fear for themselves over the deadly virus, specialists say.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, World News, Africa

The Star Online

Liberia shuts schools, considers quarantine to curb Ebola

Liberia will close schools and consider quarantining some communities, it said on Wednesday, announcing the toughest measures yet imposed by a West African government to halt the worst Ebola outbreak on record.

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Pacific Daily News

Ebola doctors heroes, put themselves at risk

Members of Doctors Without Borders put on protective gear at the isolation ward of a hospital last week in Conakry, the capital of Guinea.

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Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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ABC News

Hospital: 33 Dead After Guinea Concert Stampede

Hospital officials say at least 33 people are dead following a stampede at a rap concert in the capital of Guinea.

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