Md. Community Mourns Death of Surgeon Who Contracted EbolaNews of Dr. Martin Salia's death from Ebola at a clinic in Nebraska is taking a heavy toll on the West African community in Maryland, and those who knew the surgeon remember him for his generosity.
Hagel Credits US Military With Ebola ProgressDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Monday there are encouraging signs of progress against the Ebola virus in West Africa, and he said the U.S. military can take some credit for containing it.
Surgeon Who Contracted Ebola In Sierra Leone Dies At Neb. HospitalA surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has died, according to Nebraska Medical Center.
Top US Health Official: Clinical Trials Of Possible Ebola Vaccine Will Start Soon In West AfricaA top U.S. health official says long-anticipated clinical trials of a possible Ebola vaccine will start soon in West Africa, as the global response to the outbreak took on added urgency with new cases in Mali and reports that the death toll has surpassed 5,000.
CDC Director: 'Still Real Possibility Other People With Ebola Will Be Diagnosed In US'Health workers on the front line of the Ebola crisis say the need for urgent help isn't letting up, as Congress begins considering President Barack Obama's $6.2 billion emergency aid request to fight the disease.
Pentagon Orders 21-Day Ebola Quarantine for TroopsOrdering firm restrictions for U.S. troops returning from West Africa, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday that the military men and women helping fight Ebola must undergo 21-day quarantines upon their return — longer than required for many civilian health care workers.
Poll: 80 Percent Of Americans Believe US Citizens Returning From Ebola-Ravaged West Africa Should Be QuarantinedA new poll finds that a majority of Americans support quarantining people arriving from West Africa.
Jeb Bush: Obama's Handling Of Ebola Crisis 'Very Incompetent'Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday criticized President Barack Obama's initial handling of the Ebola crisis as "incompetent," saying it gave rise to unneeded fears among the American public about the virus.
GOP Rep: White House Developing Plans To Bring Non-American Ebola Patients To US For TreatmentThe chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says he has received information from within the Obama administration that the White House is developing plans on bringing non-American Ebola patients to the U.S. to treat them.
CBS News: US Soldiers Returning From Liberia Being Placed In Isolation In Italy Over Ebola ConcernsU.S. soldiers returning from Liberia are being placed in isolation in Vicenza, Italy out of concern for the Ebola virus, CBS News national security correspondent David Martin reports.
White House: 'We Have Concerns With Unintended Consequences Of Policies Not Grounded In Science'State leaders in New York and New Jersey are at odds with scientists over Ebola as the states' governors back 21-day quarantines for medical workers returning from West Africa, while the nation's top infectious-disease expert warns that such restrictions are unnecessary and could discourage volunteers from aiding disease-ravaged countries.