Elementary School Throws Ebola Tantrum over Two Kids from Rwanda
Two elementary school children are being kept from attending Howard Yocum Elementary School in New Jersey because they recently moved to the U.S. from Rwanda, prompting ebola fears from other parents - even though Rwanda is 2,600 miles from the west African region afflicted by the ebola outbreak.
Women's Bodies Found in Abandoned Homes after Police Question Possible Online Serial Killer
Gary police may have a serial killer on their hands. The bodies of seven women have been discovered, and a man is in custody. Police believe he's connected to all seven deaths, sources tell WGN. The 43-year-old man in custody is from Gary and is a convicted sex offender in Austin, Texas.
U.S. Monitors Dallas Health Care Worker Aboard Cruise Ship
A Dallas health care worker who handled a lab specimen from an Ebola-infected man from Liberia who died of the disease is on a Caribbean cruise ship where she has self-quarantined and is being monitored for any signs of infection.
Yale Hospital Monitoring Researcher With Ebola-Like Symptoms
A patient showing Ebola -like symptoms was put under evaluation at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut late on Wednesday. According to reports, the patient is a student researcher who had recently traveled to Liberia. The hospital confirmed the news on Thursday morning in a statement : "We have not confirmed or ruled out any diagnosis at this point."