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22/10/2014
The Red Cross' global head has said Ebola could take four to six months to contain, but only if all necessary steps are taken to stop the virus from spreading. Both the US and Rwanda have implemented new precautions. Secretary General ...   
22/10/2014
The United States is ready to cooperate with Cuba in the international fight against Ebola in West Africa, a spokesperson for the U.S. State Department confirmed to Efe. “We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with Cuba to face this ...   
22/10/2014
In Michigan, an ad attacking Terri Lynn Land, the Republican candidate for the United States Senate, opens with a shot of rising brown floodwaters as a woman says: “We see it every day in Michigan. Climate change. So why is Terri Lynn Land ...   
22/10/2014
Drought conditions in the Pacific Northwest aren’t letting up. In fact, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency forecasts that while there may be some improvement in Nevada and Arizona, the lack of rain will likely continue through the winter ...   
22/10/2014
The White House’s Ebola ‘czar’ Ron Klain will start his new job on Wednesday, where he`s expected to meet with President Obama and top officials to begin coordinating the government response to the deadliest Ebola outbreak in ...   
22/10/2014
During an Ebola outbreak in 1995 in the Democratic Republic of Congo, doctors took blood from people who were recovering from the virus and used it as a treatment for those who were still sick. Seven out of eight Ebola patients treated ...   
22/10/2014
The new U.S. Ebola "czar" starts work on Wednesday and a military medical team begins training as the Obama administration ramps up its response to the potential spread of the virus in the United States. The Pentagon's 30-member ...   
22/10/2014
More U.S. troops are arriving in West Africa to help fight an Ebola outbreak that has claimed more than 4,500 lives, but the rainy season is causing a delay, the Pentagon announced Monday. Slightly more than 500 service members are now ...   
22/10/2014
A Cuban medical team has arrived in Liberia to help tackle the spread of the Ebola virus. Earlier, the foreign ministry said the 52-member team comprised doctors, nurses, epidemiologists, intensive care doctors, general practitioners, ...   
22/10/2014
The crane, the earthmover and several heavy trucks sit idle in the closed compound of China Civil Engineering Construction Co., a still-life portrait showing how Ebola has paralyzed Africa’s biggest investors. “Nobody gets in,” Li Ning, ...   
22/10/2014
The World Health Organisation has announced it hopes to begin testing two experimental Ebola vaccines in west Africa by January and may have a blood serum treatment available for use in Liberia within two weeks. The UN’s health agency ...   
22/10/2014
The 2014 elections have been a dispiriting affair, replete with Democratic skittishness about the major legislative achievement known as Obamacare and wretched GOP demagoguery about Ebola and the border. But despite all this, and even if Dems ...   
22/10/2014
A plane carrying some 50 Cuban doctors and nurses arrived in Liberia on Wednesday to help treat victims of Ebola in the West African country, where a U.S. military mission is also deploying to fight the deadly virus. An Air Cubana jet ...   
22/10/2014
The Ebola outbreak identified in Guinea in March this year has spread to thousands of people across West Africa. Now, in crowded urban areas, transmission has accelerated. The number of confirmed and suspected Ebola cases reported in the week ...   
22/10/2014
Nearly a million potential jobs will be lost if EU leaders fail to agree strong climate and energy targets at a summit starting on Thursday, according to the head of Europe’s trade union movement. Europe’s heads of state are set to sign ...   
21/10/2014
Cuba's contribution of hundreds of doctors and nurses to fight Ebola puts the island at the forefront of the international response and is even thawing relations with a sworn enemy the United States. Despite its small population and ...   
21/10/2014
Well this is going to be embarrassing for everyone involved... Remember those dangerous pesticides that experts are blaming for the tragic mass death of our pollinators? It turns out that they aren't even all that good at their job, leaving ...   
21/10/2014
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 ...   
21/10/2014
For the 29th day, Linda Wilson came to the gates of the Ebola treatment center looking for her best friend, the woman whose picture she carried in her purse, so she could show it to guards or nurses or anyone else who might be able to ...   
21/10/2014
Federal health officials have tracked down and monitored hundreds of individuals who may have had direct or indirect contact with the three people in the United States who were confirmed to be infected with Ebola. The estimates of people affected ...   
21/10/2014
No country in the world will be safe from Ebola as long as the outbreak continues in West Africa, the doctor who led Nigeria’s hugely successful containment of the virus has warned. Africa’s most populous country was declared Ebola-free ...   
21/10/2014
Fewer than three people a month infected with the Ebola virus are likely to try to board planes out of west Africa, according to a study that says exit screening would be the most efficient way to try to prevent travellers spreading ...   
21/10/2014
Serum made from the blood of recovered Ebola patients could be available within weeks in Liberia, one of the countries worst hit by the virus, says the World Health Organization. Speaking in Geneva, Dr Marie Paule Kieny said work was ...   
21/10/2014
Nineteen thousand doctors and nurses will soon be needed to make a dent in West Africa’s Ebola outbreak, but the world has yet to send more than a small fraction of them, the United Nations says. Of the 1,000 vehicles needed to help the effort, ...   
21/10/2014
Snarled traffic, city hotels and rubbish-strewn beaches are not images most associate with Bali. But this is increasingly the reality on the famous resort island, as rampant over-development and failing infrastructure threaten to destroy its ...   

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