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The first patient to be diagnosed with the Ebola virus in the United States was picked up by paramedics at an apartment building in Dallas. Read More...
Thu, Oct 02, 2014
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Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Dallas.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Thu, Oct 02, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Texas Gov. Rick Perry said five children who attend Dallas schools had contact with a man diagnosed with Ebola and are being monitored. Copyright Associated Press / NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthPhoto Credit: NBC 5 News/Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story on our mobile site. Read More...
Wed, Oct 01, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Contact tracing is the process used to find everyone who comes into direct contact with a sick Ebola patient. If the contact develops a fever or other Ebola symptoms within 21 days of the last day they came into...Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Wed, Oct 01, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
The North Texas medical community is taking proactive steps to stop the spread of the Ebola virus.Photo Credit: AP Read More...
Wed, Oct 01, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News


National News

WASHINGTON (AP) -- One lesson from Julia Pierson's short tenure as director of the agency that protects the first family: The Secret Service can't keep secrets from the president.... Read More...
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DALLAS (AP) -- A Dallas emergency room sent a man with Ebola home last week, even though he told a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, and officials at the hospital are considering if they would have acted differently had the entire medical staff been aware.... Read More...
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country. Now it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S.... Read More...
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Four people who were infected with a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country have died, but what role the virus played in the deaths is unclear, health officials said Wednesday.... Read More...
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- One thousand, four hundred and six days after he screamed "God is great" while police officers dragged him into a waiting van, a young Somali American was sentenced to 30 years in prison for plotting to detonate a bomb.... Read More...
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