New US Ebola Case A Nurse Who Treated Man In Texas

DALLAS (AP) — The second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola in Texas is a 29-year-old nurse who treated a Liberian man in the days before he died of the disease in a Dallas hospital. Medical records provided to The Associated Press by Thomas Eric Duncan’s family show...

Study: Lake Erie Vulnerable To Bacteria Blooms

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Climate change and invasive mussels may have made Lake Erie a more inviting host for toxic bacteria in recent years, suggesting that ambitious goals are needed for reducing phosphorus runoff that feeds large blooms like the one that forced a temporary...

Fresh Ebola Fears Hit Airline Stocks

DALLAS (AP) — News that a health worker diagnosed with Ebola flew on a commercial flight raised fear among airline investors that the scare over the virus could cause travelers to avoid flying. A top federal health official said Wednesday that the health care worker should not...

Officials Disinfecting Airport Amid Ebola Concerns

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — City and airport officials say Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is disinfecting key areas of the facility and providing personal protection for equipment employees after learning that a passenger who departed there Monday has Ebola. A statement from...

Greenpeace Activist Facing Trial Dies

CINCINNATI (AP) — Greenpeace says one of nine activists charged with felony counts in an eye-catching protest at Procter & Gamble Co. headquarters has died. Tyler David Wilkinson was 27 when he died last week. A cause of death was not made public. An obituary published Oct....

Ohio’s Kent State Reports Connection To Ebola Case

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Kent State University in northeast Ohio says three of its employees are related to a Texas nurse who visited family in Ohio and flew from Cleveland to Dallas shortly before she was diagnosed with Ebola. A university statement says the woman stayed with her...

CDC: Nurse Exposed To Ebola Should Not Have Flown

NEW YORK (AP) — A top federal health official said Wednesday that a Texas nurse exposed to the Ebola virus never should have taken a flight from Cleveland to the Dallas area. She has now been diagnosed with Ebola and officials are now contacting other passengers on the plane....

CDC: Nurse Exposed To Ebola Should Not Have Flown

NEW YORK (AP) — A top federal health official said Wednesday that a Texas nurse exposed to the Ebola virus never should have taken a flight from Cleveland to the Dallas area. She has now been diagnosed with Ebola and officials are now contacting other passengers on the plane....

Texas Nurse With Ebola Had Visited Family In Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio health officials are trying to determine how many people came into contact with a Texas nurse as she visited family in the Akron area and took a Cleveland-to-Dallas flight before being diagnosed with Ebola, the state said Wednesday. The nurse visited...

Texas Nurse With Ebola Had Visited Family In Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio health officials are trying to determine how many people came into contact with a Texas nurse as she visited family in the Akron area and took a Cleveland-to-Dallas flight before being diagnosed with Ebola, the state said Wednesday. The nurse visited...