Ebola

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

4 US Aid Workers Being Monitored For Ebola In Nebraska

Four American aid workers who were exposed to Ebola while working in Sierra Leone are being monitored at a Nebraska hospital.

03/15/2015

Illinois Congressmen Rodney Davis & Mike Bost tour Scott AFB Transportation Isolation System on January 23, 2015 (photo supplied by Cong. Davis'
 office)

Scott AFB Plays Part in Ebola Fight

U.S. TRANSCOM comes up with transportation isolation system for patients and caregivers

01/24/2015

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Top Ten Stories Of 2014

The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local’s top ten news stories of 2014.

12/23/2014

The police killings of unarmed blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere -- and the investigations and tumultuous protests they inspired -- was the top news story of 2014, according to The Associated Press' annual poll of U.S. editors and news directors.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

POLL: Police Killings of Unarmed Blacks Top Story of 2014

The police killings of unarmed blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere – and the investigations and tumultuous protests they inspired – was the top news story of 2014, according to The Associated Press’ annual poll of U.S. editors and news directors.

12/22/2014

Demonstrators march through the street  on October 13, 2014 in St Louis, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protesters Runner-Up to Time Person of the Year: Ebola Fighters

Doctors, nurses and others fighting Ebola have won Time’s 2014 Person of the Year award, with Ferguson protesters coming in as runner-up, the magazine announced Wednesday.

12/10/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

UPDATED: Nurse Found Ebola-Free in Preliminary Tests

Samples are also with the Centers for Disease Control.

11/20/2014

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Bono, Affleck Stay Silent in PSA on Ebola Response

Celebrities are playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

11/19/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Nebraska Hospital: Surgeon with Ebola has Died

A surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone died Monday while being treated in a biocontainment unit at a Nebraska hospital, the facility said.

11/17/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

US Hospital: Surgeon With Ebola ‘Extremely Ill’

A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone was in extremely critical condition Sunday at a Nebraska hospital, his doctors said.

11/16/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Friday, October 24 – Dr. Gregory Storch on Ebola; Singer/Songwriter Barry Manilow; Tennessee Williams’ “Stairs to the Roof”

Charlie and Debbie talk with Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Gregory Storch regarding the NY City doctor who tested positive for Ebola, upon returning from West Africa; Charlie with Singer/Songwriter Barry Manilow; and Charlie with Carrie Houck and Marcel Meyer on the Tennessee Williams’ production “Stairs to the Roof”.

10/24/2014

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