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The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

Rising 245 feet into the sky and built with enough bricks to build a seven-foot wall from Billings to Laurel, the Crowne Plaza has stood watch…

November 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood

Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — It was a highway robbery but the bandits got more than they bargained for when they stopped a taxi in Guinea and made o…

November 21, 2014 10:57 am Photos

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The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

Rising 245 feet into the sky and built with enough bricks to build a seven-foot wall from Billings to Laurel, the Crowne Plaza has stood watch…

November 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood

Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — It was a highway robbery but the bandits got more than they bargained for when they stopped a taxi in Guinea and made o…

November 21, 2014 10:57 am Photos

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Cuban doctor arrives in Geneva for Ebola treatment

Cuban doctor arrives in Geneva for Ebola treatment

BERLIN (AP) — A Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone arrived in Switzerland for treatment and was able to walk off the transport …

November 21, 2014 5:37 am Photos

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Officials downplay debates over Ebola aid response

Officials downplay debates over Ebola aid response

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. officials on Thursday acknowledged disagreements over coordinating the international response to the Ebola epidemic in Li…

November 20, 2014 4:21 pm Photos

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Immigrants from Ebola countries won't be sent home

WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigrants from the three countries at the center of West Africa's Ebola crisis are being offered work permits and temporary…

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Mali Ebola crisis deepens with doctor's death

Mali Ebola crisis deepens with doctor's death

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali's emerging Ebola crisis deepened Thursday as the government announced that a doctor had died from the disease, becomi…

November 20, 2014 3:21 pm Photos

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Ebola heightens need for aid for orphans

Ebola heightens need for aid for orphans

CHICAGO (AP) — The Ebola epidemic has put adoptions in impacted west African countries at a standstill for obvious reasons.

November 20, 2014 1:15 am Photos

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Bono, Affleck stay silent in ad on Ebola response

Bono, Affleck stay silent in ad on Ebola response

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bono, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and "The Walking Dead" actress Danai Gurira are among the celebrities playing…

November 19, 2014 2:10 pm Photos

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CDC chief drops worst-case Ebola estimate

CDC chief drops worst-case Ebola estimate

NEW YORK (AP) — The government's worst-case scenario forecast for the Ebola epidemic in West Africa won't happen, a U.S. health official said …

November 19, 2014 1:27 pm Photos

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Amid Ebola cases, Mali braces borders and beyond

Amid Ebola cases, Mali braces borders and beyond

KOUREMALE, Mali (AP) — On Mali's dusty border with Ebola-stricken Guinea, travelers have a new stop: Inside a white tent, masked medical worke…

November 19, 2014 11:45 am Photos

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Military scaling back treatment units in Liberia

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokesman says the U.S. military is scaling back the size and number of Ebola treatment facilities it is building…

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WHO chief promises transparency in Ebola review

ROME (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization refused Wednesday to respond to criticism about the U.N. agency's performance in contain…

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Cuba says doctor catches Ebola in Sierra Leone

Cuba says doctor catches Ebola in Sierra Leone

HAVANA (AP) — A member of the 165-member medical team Cuba sent to fight Ebola in Sierra Leone caught the disease when he rushed to help a pat…

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Md. memorial planned for doctor who died of Ebola

LANDOVER HILLS, Md. (AP) — A church in Maryland will hold a vigil and memorial service for a doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone and d…

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Shhh... celebs fight Ebola through their silence

Shhh... celebs fight Ebola through their silence

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Study will test survivors' blood to treat Ebola

Study will test survivors' blood to treat Ebola

A coalition of companies and aid groups announced plans Tuesday to test experimental drugs and collect blood plasma from Ebola survivors to tr…

November 18, 2014 8:25 pm Photos

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Minnesota health care workers to join Ebola fight

Minnesota health care workers to join Ebola fight

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As a nurse, Doris Parker says she is used to being exposed to AIDS, tuberculosis and other infectious diseases, so she's no…

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Hospitals improvise Ebola defenses, at a cost

Hospitals improvise Ebola defenses, at a cost

NEW YORK (AP) — What does it take to Ebola-proof a hospital?

November 18, 2014 3:28 pm Photos

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Recovered Ebola patient isolated at India airport

NEW DELHI (AP) — A 26-year-old Indian man who recovered from Ebola in Liberia has been placed in isolation at the New Delhi airport after trac…

November 18, 2014 12:06 pmLoading…
Obama: West Africa not out of the woods on Ebola

Obama: West Africa not out of the woods on Ebola

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Tuesday that West Africa is "nowhere near out of the woods" in its fight against Ebola despite s…

November 18, 2014 11:26 am Photos

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