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Gov. Rick Perry will visit the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas Tuesday to make an announcement regarding Ebola preparedness and response in Texas.Photo Credit: 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...
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NBC 5 is following up on a report that about two dozen students have been stung by a swarm of bees outside of Saginaw's Highland Middle School.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
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Gov. Rick Perry today announced the creation of a state-of-the-art Ebola treatment and infectious disease bio containment facility in North Texas.Photo Credit: Getty Images Read More...
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
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The state suspends the license Tuesday of a Fort Worth veterinarian who admitted he kept several dogs that should have been euthanized alive for transfusions. Read More...
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
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*Update: New numbers from the Dallas County Health Department say 107 people are monitoring for symptoms of the Ebola virus.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) -- Greg Orman has had barely a month to introduce himself to Kansas voters since unusual events thrust him into a neck-and-neck competition with three-term Republican Sen. Pat Roberts. Yet the independent candidate's schedule of public campaign appearances has usually ranged from slim to none.... Read More...
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FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) -- Authorities have brought additional charges against the man accused of abducting an 18-year-old college student in Virginia: the abduction, rape and attempted capital murder of a 26-year-old woman in a Washington, D.C. suburb.... Read More...
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ATLANTA (AP) -- The government announced Tuesday that everyone traveling to the United States from Ebola-afflicted African nations will have to be screened at one of five airports, as officials took to the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers who might be at risk of contracting the disease.... Read More...
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BALTIMORE (AP) -- Manufacturers and distributors of impermeable gowns and full-body suits meant to protect medical workers from Ebola are scrambling to keep up with a surge of new orders from U.S. hospitals, with at least one doubling its staff and still facing a weekslong backlog. Many hospitals say they already have the proper equipment in place but are ordering more supplies to prepare for a possible new case of Ebola.... Read More...
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BOSTON (AP) -- A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told a string of lies to investigators, a prosecutor told a jury Tuesday, but a defense lawyer said the defendant was a frightened 19-year-old who couldn't remember certain details because he had smoked marijuana for at least 12 hours straight.... Read More...
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