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Ebola: Providing time to fight the virus

AP Health News - 50 min 8 sec 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. 2014-10-20T23:05:00-04:00 2014-10-21T03:05:25-04:00

New Ebola gear guidelines: head-to-toe coverage

AP Health News - 50 min 8 sec ago
Health care workers should be completely covered — no skin exposed — while caring for Ebola patients, according to revised guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The government agency tightened its guidance after two Dallas nurses became infected with the virus while caring for an Ebola patient. 2014-10-20T17:06:00-04:00 2014-10-20T21:06:48-04:00

CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines

AP Health News - 50 min 8 sec ago
ATLANTA (AP) — Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients. 2014-10-21T00:29:00-04:00 2014-10-21T04:29:30-04:00

Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped to treat Ebola

AP Health News - 50 min 8 sec 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 - 50 min 8 sec ago
ATLANTA (AP) — An Ebola patient who's been treated in Atlanta since early September has been released, hospital officials said Monday. 2014-10-20T13:57:00-04:00 2014-10-20T17:57:39-04:00

Nigeria declared Ebola-free; 'spectacular success'

AP Health News - 50 min 8 sec 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 - 50 min 8 sec 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 - 50 min 8 sec 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. 2014-10-20T16:39:00-04:00 2014-10-20T20:39:41-04:00

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

AP Health News - 50 min 8 sec 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 - 50 min 8 sec 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. 2014-10-20T15:51:00-04:00 2014-10-20T19:51:32-04:00

Networks encourage fans to watch their competitors

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Please watch another channel. 2014-10-20T23:30:00-04:00 2014-10-21T03:30:37-04:00

Buster's back: Posey tries to add 3rd Series ring

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Buster Posey seemed almost embarrassed. 2014-10-20T23:29:00-04:00 2014-10-21T03:29:52-04:00

Royals' Cain, Holland learning about fatherhood

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lorenzo Cain is learning that he doesn't get a reprieve from diaper duty just to play in some silly baseball games. He's also learning that changing diapers is harder than it looks. 2014-10-20T23:29:00-04:00 2014-10-21T03:29:05-04:00

Dufner returns from injury at Perth International

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
PERTH, Australia (AP) — Jason Dufner is set to return to tournament play on Thursday at the Perth International after missing nearly three months of golf in which he "totally detached" himself from the sport and didn't watch any of the Ryder Cup on television. 2014-10-20T23:54:00-04:00 2014-10-21T03:54:48-04:00

Steelers rally past stunned Texans 30-23

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The deluge started with a desperation third-down heave, a trickle that turned into a downpour and led to another abrupt turn in the Pittsburgh Steelers' confounding season. 2014-10-20T21:00:00-04:00 2014-10-21T01:00:40-04:00

Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head. 2014-10-20T14:21:00-04:00 2014-10-20T18:21:09-04:00

McIlroy to skip 2 events to focus on lawsuit

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
DUBLIN (AP) — Rory McIlroy said Monday that mediation in a lawsuit with his former management company has failed, and he will skip his next two tournaments in China because he needs time to prepare for the trial. 2014-10-20T13:59:00-04:00 2014-10-20T17:59:45-04:00

With TD mark in bag, Manning can set more records

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
DENVER (AP) — Next up for Peyton Manning: the NFL passing yardage record. 2014-10-20T13:31:00-04:00 2014-10-20T17:31:38-04:00

Stiviano lawsuit against Shelly Sterling dismissed

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge reversed course Monday and dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Donald Sterling's mistress against the estranged wife of the former Los Angeles Clippers owner. 2014-10-20T14:26:00-04:00 2014-10-20T18:26:19-04:00

Voynov suspended on domestic violence suspicion

AP Sports News - 50 min 25 sec 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. 2014-10-20T15:00:00-04:00 2014-10-20T19:00:45-04:00


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