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Source: Hospital didn't ask Ebola patient about travel

A man who had Ebola but didn't know it walked into a Dallas emergency room Sept. 26. Although his symptoms could have indicated Ebola among other things, no one at the hospital asked him if he had recently traveled, a source told CNN.

Chickens slaughtered California

Hundreds of chickens killed with golf club

Suspects in a bizarre burglary beat to death 920 chickens at a farm in central California earlier this month, authorities say.

Enterovirus

CDC

Rhode Island child with enterovirus dies

A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department said Wednesday.

Airstrikes against ISIS

CNN

Who's next to join campaign against ISIS?

A day after Britain's military launched its first airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, the question is: Who will be next to join the U.S.-led coalition in its air campaign against the extremists who have seized a swath of Iraq and Syria?

As Turkish soldie...

Ukraine Luhansk Donetsk

CNN

Ukraine: Shells hit school, bus, killing 10

A school and a public transit bus were shelled in war-torn eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, leaving at least 10 people dead, officials in the country's Donetsk region said.

The shelling in the city of Donetsk, held for months by pro-Russian rebels, came ...

Texas Health Presbyterian, Ebola

Benjamin Ramirez/KDAF

Should US worry after 1st Ebola diagnosis?

For the first time, a patient in an American hospital has been diagnosed with Ebola. The unidentified man, who is being treated at a Dallas hospital, didn't show symptoms until several days after he arrived in the United States from Liberia.

Ebola virus

CDC

How Ebola virus spreads

Yes, Ebola is a scary infectious disease. But the first thing you should know is that it's not very contagious -- the virus isn't spread through the air via coughs or sneezes like the common cold. It's spread through frequent contact with bodily flui...

Protestors Hong Kong  Oct. 1

Tom Booth/CNN

Hong Kong tense amid National Day ceremonies

Hong Kongers marked China's National Day in unprecedented fashion Wednesday, as pro-democracy protesters thronged the streets of the Asian financial hub for what is shaping up as a critical day in the territory's "Umbrella Revolution."

Huge crowds too...

Jesse Matthew

Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Police

Va. authorities check ties in unsolved cases

As the fall disappearance of a college student haunts Virginia yet again, police across the state are scrambling to determine whether Jesse Matthew, the suspect in Hannah Graham's disappearance this month, is linked to other slayings and disappearanc...

Barack Obama

Jim Young/Reuters

Armed contractor shared elevator with Obama

Testimony given by the director of the embattled U.S. Secret Service on Tuesday appears to conflict with the news that broke hours after Julia Pierson's testimony -- that a private security contractor with a gun shared an elevator with President Barack Obama, in violation of protocol, during his trip to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta two weeks ago.

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