Dr. Martin Salia tested positive for the virus in Sierra Leone. He will be flown to Omaha for treatment at the Nebraska Medical Center.
Everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken nations will be monitored for symptoms for 21 days.
Forty years of vaccine research in far-flung places helped a University of Maryland professor land an important role in the fight against Ebola.
Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Vice President Joe Biden spoke with business and political leaders from 51 African nations on Tuesday, but unfortunately the gaffe-prone politician referred to the entire continent as a single country.
Federal agents at U.S. airports are watching travelers from Africa for flu-like symptoms that could be tied to the recent Ebola outbreak, as delegations from some 50 countries arrive in the nation’s capital for a leadership summit this week.
The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
California-based Invisible Children campaign made a viral 30-minute video seen by more than 100 million people which helped create pressure to capture Kony.
The U.S. government is stepping up its crackdown on the illegal trafficking of wild animal products across the nation’s borders, saying some may be linked to terrorists, federal officials said Monday.
A man who pleaded guilty to a role in a plot to ship stolen vehicles to west African countries has been sentenced to 21 months in prison.