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"Deeply Sorry": Hospital Apologizes to Ebola Patient's Fiancee

Louise Troh, the fiancee of Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, received a personal phone call and apology from... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Existing Protocols Might Not Be Enough for Ebola

Existing Protocols Might Not Be Enough for Ebola

Two Dallas nurses testing positive for Ebola after treating patient Thomas Eric Duncan for the virus brings... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
University Says They Never Claimed Ebola Was Airborne

University Says They Never Claimed Ebola Was Airborne

Officials with the University of Minnesota respond to a tweet claiming the school's researchers said Ebola... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Lawmakers: Gov't Credibility Waning on Ebola

Lawmakers: Gov't Credibility Waning on Ebola

The Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hearing Thursday to focus on the role of Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Dallas Nurse Nina Pham Arrives in Maryland

Dallas Nurse Nina Pham Arrives in Maryland

Dallas nurse Nina Pham, the first person to contract the potentially deadly Ebola virus in the United... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Ohio Officials Monitor 7 Ebola Contacts

Ohio Officials Monitor 7 Ebola Contacts

Health officials in Summit County, Ohio, said Thursday they are still trying to determine how many people might have... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Dallas Hospital Responds to Allegations

Dallas Hospital Responds to Allegations

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital officials monitor 75 workers who treated Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Belton ISD Closes 3 Schools to Assess Ebola Risk

Belton ISD Closes 3 Schools to Assess Ebola Risk

Three Central Texas schools are closed for cleaning Thursday as the CDC re-evaluates the health risk of passengers... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Mystery Solved: Plainclothes Man at Ebola Scene Perplexes Viewers

Mystery Solved: Plainclothes Man at Ebola Scene Perplexes Viewers

As coverage of the transport of the Dallas second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola aired live,... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Obama: Ebola Monitoring Must Be 'More Aggressive'

Obama: Ebola Monitoring Must Be 'More Aggressive'

President Barack Obama vowed Wednesday that his administration would provide "much more... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Perry Calls for Travel Ban Due to Ebola

Perry Calls for Travel Ban Due to Ebola

Gov. Rick Perry's office says he's cutting short a business trip to Europe and will return Thursday because of... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Quarantine vs. Isolation: What's the Difference?

Quarantine vs. Isolation: What's the Difference?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are distinct differences between when a person is... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
3rd Ebola Patient Traveled to Cleveland, Back

3rd Ebola Patient Traveled to Cleveland, Back

A Dallas nurse who has Ebola and is being transferred to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
 City-County News Conference on Ebola Diagnosis

City-County News Conference on Ebola Diagnosis

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Dr. Daniel Varga with Texas Health... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Amid Ebola Fear, West Africans in US Try to Help

Amid Ebola Fear, West Africans in US Try to Help

As West Africans who have made their home in the United States watch the infection kill thousands half a world away,... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Nina Pham Was Familiar With Ebola Risks

Nina Pham Was Familiar With Ebola Risks

The Texas nurse who caught Ebola from an infected patient was no stranger to the risks of working around one of the... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Ebola Didn’t Have to Kill Duncan: Nephew

Ebola Didn’t Have to Kill Duncan: Nephew

Josephus Weeks, Thomas Eric Duncan's nephew, sets the record straight about his uncle and his battle with Ebola... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Crews Decontaminate Home of 2nd Nurse With Ebola

Crews Decontaminate Home of 2nd Nurse With Ebola

Emergency responders in hazardous materials suits have begun to decontaminate the Dallas apartment of a... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Jenkins:

Jenkins: "The System is Working"

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins explains why Dallas residents shouldn't be concerned about Ebola and why the... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Parts of Texas Abortion Law Blocked

Parts of Texas Abortion Law Blocked

The Supreme Court has blocked Texas from enforcing key parts of a 2013 law that would close all but eight of... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
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