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Ebola: Keeping patients alive as body fights back

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — People who shared an apartment with the country's first Ebola patient are emerging from quarantine healthy. And while Thomas Eric Duncan died and two U.S. nurses were infected caring for him, there are successes, too: A nurse infected in Spain has recovered, as have four American aid workers infected in West Africa. Even there, not everyone dies. 2014-10-20T13:04:00-04:00 2014-10-20T17:04:33-04:00

Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped to treat Ebola

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
A new concern over the spread of Ebola surfaced recently when a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who searched the apartment of the first patient to die from the virus in the U.S. started feeling ill and went to an urgent-care center. 2014-10-20T13:02:00-04:00 2014-10-20T17:02:55-04:00

Ebola patient released from Atlanta hospital

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
ATLANTA (AP) — An Ebola patient who's been treated in Atlanta since early September has been released, hospital officials said Monday. 2014-10-20T13:10:00-04:00 2014-10-20T17:10:12-04:00

Nigeria declared Ebola-free; 'spectacular success'

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Water laced with salt and sugar, and gallons of the nasty-tasting stuff. 2014-10-20T10:32:00-04:00 2014-10-20T14:32:59-04:00

WHO chief promises transparency on Ebola failures

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
GAMMARTH, Tunisia (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization says the agency will be upfront about its handling of the Ebola outbreak, following an internal report that details failures in containing the virus. 2014-10-20T10:02:00-04:00 2014-10-20T14:02:25-04:00

GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don't see the law going away. 2014-10-20T12:03:00-04:00 2014-10-20T16:03:07-04:00

EU seeks $1.27 billion in Ebola aid for W. Africa

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
LUXEMBOURG (AP) — The European Union committed itself Monday to step up efforts toward getting 1 billion euros ($1.27 billion) in aid to fight Ebola in West Africa and rejected the idea of halting direct flights coming from the region. 2014-10-20T08:32:00-04:00 2014-10-20T12:32:01-04:00

NBC's Snyderman faces credibility issues

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The quarantine against possible Ebola exposure ends this week for Dr. Nancy Snyderman, but the troubles clearly aren't over for NBC News' chief medical editor. 2014-10-20T06:06:00-04:00 2014-10-20T10:06:25-04:00

Ebola fear, monitoring eases for some in Dallas

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
DALLAS (AP) — The people closest to Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan are trying to resume their lives now that they have come out of a 21-day incubation period without developing symptoms of the disease. 2014-10-20T11:53:00-04:00 2014-10-20T15:53:43-04:00

Ebola: Africa's image takes a hit

AP Health News - 1 hour 12 min ago
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — In the United States, some parents fearful of deadly Ebola pulled children out of a school after the principal returned from Zambia, an African nation far from the area hit by the disease. In Geneva, a top U.N. official warned against anti-African discrimination fueled by fears of Ebola. The disease has ravaged a small part of Africa, but the international image of the whole continent is increasingly under siege, reinforcing some old stereotypes. 2014-10-19T08:46:00-04:00 2014-10-19T12:46:20-04:00

Defense matters in high-scoring NFL

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
Calling it a resurgence would be an exaggeration. 2014-10-20T12:33:00-04:00 2014-10-20T16:33:57-04:00

Voynov suspended on domestic violence suspicion

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NHL suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov indefinitely Monday after the two-time Stanley Cup winner's arrest on suspicion of domestic violence. 2014-10-20T12:00:00-04:00 2014-10-20T16:00:30-04:00

Unless RG3 is ready, McCoy to start for Redskins

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Redskins coach Jay Gruden says that unless Robert Griffin III is 100 percent ready to return from injury, Colt McCoy will start at quarterback against the Dallas Cowboys next week. 2014-10-20T11:35:00-04:00 2014-10-20T15:35:15-04:00

Florida AD: season evaluated as it plays out

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Will Muschamp is getting at least another game to turn things around. 2014-10-20T12:51:00-04:00 2014-10-20T16:51:59-04:00

Column: Keselowski marches to his own beat

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — It didn't take long for Brad Keselowski to earn an unpleasant reputation in NASCAR. He was aggressive on the track, brash and arrogant off of it, and rubbed most of his competitors the wrong way. 2014-10-20T12:37:00-04:00 2014-10-20T16:37:51-04:00

San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals'

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. 2014-10-20T10:22:00-04:00 2014-10-20T14:22:28-04:00

Finnegan learns fast: from school to World Series

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Betty Finnegan made the 5 1/2-hour drive from Fort Worth, Texas, with a friend Aug. 31 to watch the last two games of the season for the Northwest Arkansas Naturals. Her 21-year-old son was finishing his first summer as a professional baseball player on the Double-A team after helping pitch TCU into the College World Series. 2014-10-20T11:25:00-04:00 2014-10-20T15:25:12-04:00

Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night air. 2014-10-20T12:26:00-04:00 2014-10-20T16:26:21-04:00

Giants rely on core of 4 relievers

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their recent October dominance. 2014-10-19T23:54:00-04:00 2014-10-20T03:54:07-04:00

Manning passes Favre's TD mark in Broncos' big win

AP Sports News - 1 hour 12 min ago
DENVER (AP) — Leave it to Peyton Manning to plan his own prank. 2014-10-19T23:03:00-04:00 2014-10-20T03:03:18-04:00


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