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  1. Paramedics, ER staff under Ebola observation in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | News10.net

    ... after making contact with the patient being treated for Ebola. Tuesday night, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta flew in a team of 10 Ebola experts to help local officials and the hospital staff. Perhaps the most tangible ...

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  2. Chris Matthews Melts Down Over Ebola Diagnosis In TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Crooks and Liars

    Tweety, Tweety, Tweety. If I've told you once, I've told you a thousand times not to do your show without that Valium before they roll tape.

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  3. Are you worried that Ebola will spread here in the U.S.? A PennLive pollRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | PennLive.com

    Healthcare workers spray disinfectant to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus in Kenema, Sierra Leone, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014.

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  4. Nigeria's Actions Seem toContain Ebola OutbreakRead the original story

    5 min ago | Lucianne.com

    With quick and coordinated action by some of its top doctors, Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, appears to have contained its first Ebola outbreak, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday. As the epidemic rages out of control in three nations only a few hundred miles away, Nigeria is the only country to have beaten back an outbreak with the potential to harm many victims in a city with vast, teeming slums.

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  5. Dallas mayor: city cooperating with CDC on EbolaRead the original story

    6 min ago | Washington Times

    Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings has activated a city emergency management center after a patient was confirmed with the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. Rawlings said Wednesday that city officials are cooperating with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to determine who's been in contact with the man. Medical experts on Tuesday confirmed the diagnosis of the man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas.

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  6. West Africa: Ebola Spreading Fast, International Aid Not Enough-ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... to rise, said Steve Monroe, a deputy director of infectious diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), even as his agency announced the first confirmed case in the United States. CDC's projections released last week showed ...

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  7. West Africa: W. Africa Ebola Crisis Hits Tourism, Compounds Hunger in GambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... Leone, Liberia and Guinea since March - has compounded Gambia's woes. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say some 1.4 million are at risk in the region without immediate action. Gambia says it has mounted surveillance along its ...

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  8. Should U.S. worry after 1st Ebola diagnosis?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Local10.com

    ... be able to spread the disease to fellow passengers," said Stephen Monroe of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC has issued warnings to avoid nonessential travel to Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the countries grappling most ...

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  9. Can the Secret Service actually change?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    ... was allowed to get into an elevator with the president on a recent trip to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, plus a report that it took the Secret Service four days to learn that seven bullets had hit the White House's residence area ...

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  10. Armed contractor was on elevator with ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WKBT

    Testimony given by the director of the embattled U.S. Secret Service on Tuesday appears to conflict with the news that broke hours after Julia Pierson's testimony -- that a private security contractor with a gun shared an elevator with President Barack Obama, in violation of protocol, during his trip to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta two weeks ago. In her testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Pierson said she is responsible for briefing the president whenever there is a serious breach of his or his family's security.

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  11. High-dose vitamin D for ICU patients who are vitamin D deficient does not improve outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... (accessed October 1, 2014). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed today, through laboratory tests, the first case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the United States in a person who had traveled to Dallas, Immunologists reveals ...

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  12. CBS Links 'Climate Change' To Ebola And Child ParalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sweetness & Light

    State health authorities have confirmed a 10th case of paralysis-like symptoms in a Colorado child, an outbreak state and federal officials say might be linked to concurrent viral outbreaksa At a news conference at the hospital Mondaya doctors said it is too soon to know whether the afflicted kids will recover from the paralysis or how long that recovery might takea Dr. Chris Nyquist, medical director of infection prevention and control at Children's, said the affected group - kids averaging 8 years old - provides fertile ground for the spread of viruses, especially at this time of yeara You mean at the start of the school year? Is it? As we noted yesterday , according to the CDC, there are now more than 277 cases of the Enterovirus 68 virus in at least 40 states.

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  13. Questions and answers about the US Ebola caseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now that it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S. Texas health officials said there were no other suspected cases in the state, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention immediately sought to calm fears that one case would spread widely. "Ebola can be scary.

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  14. Facts about EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WMTX-FM Tampa

    The 2014 Ebola outbreak is the largest in history and the first Ebola epidemic the world has ever known - affecting multiple countries in West Africa, according to the CDC. Although the risk of an Ebola outbreak in the United States is very low, CDC and partners are taking precautions to prevent this from happening.

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  15. Liberian Community in Texas Braces for Impact of First U.S. Ebola CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | KRON 4

    ... be at risk. Officials said there are no other suspected cases in Texas. At the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Director Tom Frieden said the man left Liberia on Sept. 19, arrived the next day to visit relatives and started feeling ill ...

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  16. Security lapse: Armed man, Obama in elevatorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | WGN-TV Chicago

    Testimony given by the director of the embattled U.S. Secret Service on Tuesday appears to conflict with the news that broke hours after Julia Pierson's testimony - that a private security contractor with a gun shared an elevator with President Obama, in violation of protocol, during his trip to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta two weeks ago. In her testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform , Pierson said she is responsible for briefing the President whenever there is a serious breach of his or his family's security.

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  17. First Diagnosed Case of Ebola in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Scared Monkeys

    ... Dallas, the first diagnosed Ebola case in the United States. Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Texas Department of State Health Services, Presbyterian Hospital and Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) all ...

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  18. Paramedics, ER staff under Ebola observation in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... after making contact with the patient being treated for Ebola. Tuesday night, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta flew in a team of 10 Ebola experts to help local officials and the hospital staff. Perhaps the most tangible ...

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  19. Wednesday's Morning Email: Details Emerge About U.S. Ebola PatientRead the original story

    17 min ago | Switched

    TOP STORIES FIRST U.S. EBOLA CASE "A man who flew from Liberia to Dallas this month was diagnosed with Ebola on Tuesday, becoming the first person to board a passenger jet and unknowingly bring the disease here from West Africa, where it has killed thousands of people in recent months. Experts had said that such an event was increasingly likely the longer the epidemic rages in West Africa.

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  20. Trending Now - Ebola Confirmed In U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | MyHighPlains.com

    A patient with the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States is now in isolation at a hospital in Dallas and health officials are trying to keep the public calm as they track down anyone else who may have been exposed. A man who contracted the Ebola virus flew from Liberia to the United States, last month, but federal health officials say the people on his flight are not at risk.

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