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Families wait in agony for word on Ebola patients

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — First the ring tone echoed outside the barbed-wire-topped walls of the Ebola clinic. Then came the wails of grief, as news spread that 31-year-old Rose Johnson was dead just days after she was brought here unconscious by relatives. 2014-09-30T03:01:00-04:00 2014-09-30T07:01:31-04:00

US Ebola labs, parts for clinic arrive in Liberia

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — U.S. mobile Ebola labs should be up and running in Liberia this week, and American troops have broken ground for a field hospital, as the international community races to increase the ability to care for the spiraling number of people infected with the dreaded disease. 2014-09-30T03:36:00-04:00 2014-09-30T07:36:15-04:00

Gov't to reveal drug company payments to doctors

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Striving to shine a light on potential ethical conflicts in medicine, the Obama administration is releasing data on drug company payments to tens of thousands of individual doctors. 2014-09-29T22:48:00-04:00 2014-09-30T02:48:11-04:00

Pediatricians urge IUDs or implants for teen girls

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation's most influential pediatricians' group recommends. 2014-09-29T06:31:00-04:00 2014-09-29T10:31:47-04:00

US doctor exposed to Ebola virus admitted to NIH

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation's capital. 2014-09-28T14:23:00-04:00 2014-09-28T18:23:21-04:00

5 babies test positive for TB in Texas exposure

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Five babies tested have positive for tuberculosis in West Texas after a nurse assistant at an El Paso hospital nursery exposed hundreds of infants to the disease between September 2013 and last month. 2014-09-27T18:06:00-04:00 2014-09-27T22:06:27-04:00

Ebola clinics fill up as Liberia awaits aid

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Doctors are in short supply. So are beds for patients. Six months after the Ebola outbreak emerged for the first time in an unprepared West Africa and eventually became the worst-ever outbreak, the gap between what has been sent by other countries and private groups and what is needed is huge. 2014-09-28T02:36:00-04:00 2014-09-28T06:36:36-04:00

Who's a seaman? Supreme Court may chart the waters

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
EWELL, Md. (AP) — William Smith Dize's life revolved around water. 2014-09-29T06:08:00-04:00 2014-09-29T10:08:38-04:00

Virus probed in paralysis cases in 9 Colorado kids

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are investigating nine cases of muscle weakness or paralysis in Colorado children and whether the culprit might be a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country. 2014-09-26T16:40:00-04:00 2014-09-26T20:40:13-04:00

Massachusetts doctor says he knew Ebola risk

AP Health News - 1 hour 32 min ago
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Dr. Rick Sacra knew what he was getting into when he went to Liberia in early August to treat very ill pregnant women and deliver babies at a time when the West African nation was dealing with an outbreak of Ebola. 2014-09-26T12:06:00-04:00 2014-09-26T16:06:41-04:00

Chiefs offense hums in 41-14 rout of Patriots

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England. 2014-09-29T23:03:00-04:00 2014-09-30T03:03:07-04:00

Michigan AD apologizes for mistakes with QB injury

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that quarterback Shane Morris had been diagnosed with a concussion, athletic director Dave Brandon revealed in a post-midnight statement that the sophomore did appear to have sustained one. 2014-09-29T22:56:00-04:00 2014-09-30T02:56:41-04:00

Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Dennis Allen arrived in Oakland as the fresh-faced, defensive mastermind who was supposed to be completely different than the parade of coaches during late owner Al Davis' final years running the Raiders. 2014-09-29T23:01:00-04:00 2014-09-30T03:01:55-04:00

Charles sends Chiefs to 41-14 rout of Patriots

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It made sense that Andy Reid spoke in baseball metaphors after Kansas City whipped the New England Patriots on Monday night, with the Royals poised to end a long playoff drought just across the parking lot from Arrowhead Stadium. 2014-09-29T20:32:00-04:00 2014-09-30T00:32:29-04:00

Autopsy shows Chiefs LB Belcher had CTE damage

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries. 2014-09-29T18:30:00-04:00 2014-09-29T22:30:41-04:00

Clippers return focus to team post-Sterling

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Doc Rivers loves nothing more than talking basketball. And with the scandal involving former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling beginning to fade into the background, Rivers welcomes returning the focus squarely to the team and its performance. 2014-09-29T17:17:00-04:00 2014-09-29T21:17:27-04:00

Wild, wild SEC West set for historic day

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
Three teams from the Southeastern Conference's powerful Western Division are finally going down. 2014-09-29T13:10:00-04:00 2014-09-29T17:10:41-04:00

Jim Harbaugh dismisses reports of 49ers discord

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh has no time for Deion Sanders, Trent Dilfer or others who question whether the fourth-year coach has lost his locker room or the faith of his players. 2014-09-29T13:19:00-04:00 2014-09-29T17:19:55-04:00

NC State coach: No. 1 Florida State faked injuries

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The game between North Carolina State and Florida State continued Monday with coach Dave Doeren saying the Seminoles faked injuries to slow the Wolfpack down in their meeting over the weekend. 2014-09-29T15:09:00-04:00 2014-09-29T19:09:10-04:00

Your Top Plays for Today

AP Sports News - 1 hour 32 min ago
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