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2 hours ago Attorney General: Cops Should Carry Heroin Antidote
Eric Holder said law enforcement personnel who expect to come in contact with drug abusers should be equipped with Naxolone.






2 hours ago Could the Ebola Outbreak Spread to the U.S.?
International health experts are preparing to “surge” into West Africa to fight Ebola, and say they are confident they can keep it from spreading.
2 hours ago Atlanta Hospital Prepares for Infected Ebola Patient
Emory University Hospital says it's preparing a special isolation unit to receive a patient with Ebola disease “within the next several days.”






2 hours ago Wasps Kill Pregnant Mother of Four
Pregnant Virginia mother of four Sarah Harkins died after being stung by wasps in her Spotsylvania County backyard.






2 hours ago Ebola Patient to Arrive in U.S.: How Will Hospital Handle It?
A patient fighting the deadly Ebola virus will soon be brought to the United States, and the hospital tasked with providing care says it's ready.






8 hours ago Viral Panic: Could the Ebola Outbreak Spread to the U.S.?
International health experts are preparing to “surge” into West Africa to fight Ebola, and say they are confident they can keep it from spreading.
8 hours ago Peace Corps' Ebola Evacuation Disappoints Volunteers
"It’s scary to think that they might not be able to finish what they started,” says one volunteer awaiting flight out of Guinea.
8 hours ago Infectious Disease Outbreaks Halt Deportations
A chickenpox outbreak at New Mexico facility brings deportation of Central American children to a halt. Lauren Hansard reports.






8 hours ago Ebola Victim's Wife: Kids and I 'Are Physically Fine'
Amber Brantly said she and her two children are physically fine and had left Liberia before Dr. Kent Brantley was exposed.






11 hours ago Fear Not? U.S. Ebola Outbreak 'Not in the Cards'
International health experts are preparing to “surge” into West Africa to fight Ebola, and say they are confident they can keep it from spreading.






11 hours ago Could the Ebola Outbreak Spread to America?
International health experts are preparing to “surge” into West Africa to fight Ebola, and say they are confident they can keep it from spreading.
11 hours ago Ebola Evacuation: Atlanta Hospital Prepares for Infected Patient
Emory University Hospital says it's preparing a special isolation unit to receive a patient with Ebola disease “within the next several days.”






11 hours ago USDA Revamps 50-Year-Old Poultry Inspection Rules
Poultry inspectors will focus more on food safety than on quality, potentially resulting in fewer foodborne illnesses each year.






14 hours ago Soccer Squad Banned From Travel Due to Ebola Fears
The Sierra Leone national team have been banned from traveling abroad for an international friendly.
14 hours ago Why U.S. Ebola Outbreak 'Is Not in the Cards'
International health experts are preparing to “surge” into West Africa to fight Ebola, and say they are confident they can keep it from spreading.






14 hours ago Only One: Experimental Ebola Serum Used on U.S. Woman
A dose of “experimental serum” arrived in Liberia to be tried on a U.S. charity worker struggling for her life — but there was only enough for one.






14 hours ago Special Hospital Unit Readies for Ebola Patient
Emory University Hospital says it's preparing a special isolation unit to receive a patient with Ebola disease “within the next several days.”






17 hours ago How Virtual Therapy Could Help the Military Fight PTSD
Meet Ellie, the virtual therapist that could one day help diagnose everyone from soldiers to cancer patients.
17 hours ago Only Enough for One: Experimental Serum Used on U.S. Woman
A dose of “experimental serum” arrived in Liberia to be tried on a U.S. charity worker struggling for her life — but there was only enough for one.






17 hours ago Doctor: Africa Ebola Outbreak Is 'Dangerous, Scary'
WTHR's David MacAnally speaks with an Indiana doctor who witnessed the spike in Ebola cases at a Liberia hospital.






17 hours ago At 23, Bald Ballerina Fights Advanced Cancer
As she fights Stage 4 breast cancer at 23, Maggie Kudirka's Bald Ballerina social media campaing aims to raise awareness about cancer in young women.






17 hours ago Ebola Warning: CDC Warns Against Travel to West Africa
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention upgraded its travel advisory for West Africa Thursday because of the raging Ebola outbreak.






20 hours ago Failure Is 'Not an Option': Ebola Sparks Emergency
Sierra Leone’s president declared a state of emergency Wednesday over the largest outbreak of the Ebola virus in history spread of the deadly virus.






20 hours ago Woman Writes Simultaneously With Hands and Feet
Chen Siyuan writes Chinese poems, as well as Chinese characters and Roman alphabets. Chen hopes her talents will bring about new results in education and scientific research.






23 hours ago Son of American With Ebola: 'Dad Will Not Leave Mom'
The husband of an American aid worker stricken with the Ebola virus is sticking by her despite the danger that keeps her isolated, their son says.
23 hours ago Outta There: Peace Corps Pulls Volunteers Over Ebola
The Peace Corps said it was temporarily removing its 340 volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the hardest-hit West African countries.






23 hours ago Fear Tornadoes, Lightning? Cold and Heat Kill More
A new federal report finds 2,000 weather-related deaths each year, nearly two-thirds of them from cold and most of the rest from heat.
23 hours ago Inside the Disastrous Obamacare Rollout
A rushed HHS team failed to plan properly or watch over contractors hired to build the online health insurance exchange, a new report finds.






23 hours ago Failure 'Not an Option' as Ebola Sparks Emergency
Sierra Leone’s president declared a state of emergency Wednesday over the largest outbreak of the Ebola virus in history spread of the deadly virus.






23 hours ago Sierra Leone Declares Emergency After Ebola Outbreak