Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Newark and John F. Kennedy airports are among 20 ports of entry in the U.S. with quarantine stations that have been staffed with health officials trained to look for symptoms of Ebola in passengers.
The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
There were tissues and tears Thursday among the loved ones of the victim, Fatoumata Diallo. The 21-year-old attended the Borough of Manhattan Community College and hoped to become a doctor.