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The first confirmed Ebola virus patient diagnosed in the U.S. is being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. (Credit: CBS 2)

Local Expert Wonders Why Texas Ebola Patient Wasn’t Isolated Immediately

A man in Dallas has become the first person in the United States with a confirmed Ebola virus diagnosis, and one local expert was alarmed that the patient was not isolated immediately.

21 hours ago

FILE -- People walk in the American Airlines/US Airways Terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport.  (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Area Airports On Alert To Look For Passengers With Ebola Symptoms

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.

08/01/2014

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The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To Know

The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.

07/31/2014

Albanian children light candles as pay their respects at Tirana's main square on December 17, 2012, to the victims of an elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo credit: GENT SHKULLAKU/AFP/Getty Images)

Around The World, Condolences And Tributes To Victims Of Newtown Tragedy

Countries around the world are honoring the victims of Friday’s mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.

12/18/2012

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Report: Man Found Dead In Car Was Army Vet

The body of Dardar Paye was found in the trunk of one of the cars, apparently dead from a gunshot wound.

01/18/2011