Ebola

President Barack Obama speaks during a rally at Chicago State University on Oct. 19, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama To Visit Rhode Island Next Week

President Barack Obama is planning another visit to Rhode Island, after a trip last week was canceled so he could monitor the government’s Ebola response from Washington.

10/24/2014

US President Barack Obama hugs nurse Nina Pham, who was declared free of the Ebola virus after contracting the disease while caring for a Liberian patient in Texas, during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, October 24. (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Nurse Who Had Ebola Meets Obama in Oval Office

A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for the patient diagnosed in Dallas was released from a hospital Friday, free of the virus, and later met with President Barack Obama at the White House.

10/24/2014

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Trump: Obama Should Resign After NYC Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola

Billionaire Donald Trump went on an epic Twitter rant against President Barack Obama after another American was diagnosed with the Ebola virus in New York City.

10/24/2014

Nina Pham speaks at NIH after she was released from the treatment facility. (Jim MacKay/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Dallas Nurse Nina Pham Declared Ebola-Free, Discharged From NIH in Maryland

Nina Pham, the Dallas nurse who contracted Ebola while treating Thomas Eric Duncan, is free of the virus and will be discharged from the National Institutes of Health on Friday, officials say.

10/24/2014

D.C. Council to listen to testimony on the city's preparedness for Ebola.  (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)

D.C. Council to Examine Ebola Preparedness

The D.C. Council will listen to testimony on preparedness for Ebola in the nation’s capital.

10/24/2014

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Health Department Official: ‘There Is An Epidemic Of Fear’ In US

The likelihood of a significant outbreak of Ebola in the U.S. is remote, in the view of a top Health and Human Services official who is assuring lawmakers that government agencies are preparing for any contingency.

10/24/2014

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Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola in NYC

An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, becoming the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation.

10/23/2014

D.C. Council to listen to testimony on the city's preparedness for Ebola.  (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)

3 Hospitals Designated for Md. Ebola Patients

Maryland officials say anyone who’s diagnosed with Ebola in the state would be treated at one of three hospitals — one of them in Washington — if a federal facility is not available.

10/23/2014

President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on the Canadian Parliament shooting after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Oct. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘We’re Cautiously Optimistic’ About Containing Ebola In US

President Barack Obama expressed confidence Wednesday about the ability to contain Ebola in the U.S., taking special note of the ongoing recovery of two nurses who contracted the disease and of others who were declared Ebola free after being exposed to the deadly virus.

10/23/2014

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Poll: Nearly Half Of Americans Don’t Think Their Local Hospital Could Safely Treat Ebola Case

Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they’re not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

10/23/2014

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