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  • Liberia: Ebola fears rise as clinic is looted

    August 17, 2014 12:59 PM

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) - Liberian officials fear Ebola could soon spread through the capital's largest slum after residents raided a quarantine center for suspected patients and took items including bloody sheets and mattresses. The violence in the West Point slum occurred late Saturday and was led by residents angry that... more »
  • 25 years ago, a different Ebola outbreak in Va.

    August 10, 2014 3:08 PM

    RESTON, Va. (AP) - It had all the makings of a public-health horror story: an outbreak of a wildly deadly virus on the doorstep of the nation's capital, with dozens of lab monkeys dead, multiple people testing positive, and no precedent in this country on how to contain it. Americans'... more »
  • US bots flagged Ebola before outbreak announced

    August 9, 2014 2:04 PM

    BOSTON (AP) - The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is focusing a spotlight on an online tool run by experts in Boston that flagged a "mystery hemorrhagic fever" in forested areas of southeastern Guinea nine days before the World Health Organization formally announced the epidemic. HealthMap uses algorithms to scour... more »
  • US doctor with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

    August 2, 2014 1:40 PM

    ATLANTA (AP) - An American doctor infected with the Ebola virus in Africa arrived in Atlanta for treatment Saturday, first landing at a military base, then being whisked away to one of the most sophisticated hospital isolation units in the country, officials say. A private plane outfitted with a special,... more »

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