Obama says US can’t shy away from Ebola battle

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States can't be seen as shying away from battle against Ebola. Obama did not directly criticize quarantine policies for returning health care workers implemented in New York and New Jersey. ...

Ebola nurse who was quarantined now in Maine

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — The lawyer for the nurse who was confined against her will at a New Jersey hospital after treating Ebola patients in West Africa says she's seeking time to decompress in Maine. The lawyer said nurse Kaci Hickox is at an ...

Christie holds firm on New Jersey Ebola policy

NEW YORK (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie is holding firm on the quarantine policy that New Jersey has implemented in a bid to stop the spread of the Ebola virus. Appearing Tuesday on NBC's "Today" show, Christie said the policy is common sense. The ...

CDC: New restrictions for those at high Ebola risk

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are recommending that people who are at highest risk for coming down with Ebola avoid commercial travel or attending large public gatherings, even if they have no symptoms. The Centers for Disease Control and ...

Christie Receives Criticism On Ebola Protocols

Gov. Chris Christie has received some criticism after announcing protocols against Ebola.

Possible Ebola Quarantining in Hunterdon County

Suspected Ebola carriers may be sent to Hunterdon County to stay in the former Hagedorn Psychiatric Hospital which closed in 2012, as a possible quarantine location.

CDC: Voluntary quarantine fine for high Ebola risk

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Monday recommended little more than voluntary, at-home quarantine for travelers from West Africa who are at highest risk for coming down with Ebola, and symptom monitoring for those at lower risk. The ...

No runners from Ebola-stricken nations in marathon

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Marathon organizers say they had no runners signed up for Sunday's race from the three West African countries stricken by Ebola. New York Road Runners President Mary Wittenberg said Monday that only a "handful" of ...

Quarantined nurse leaves New Jersey for Maine

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — A nurse who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients and was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital over the weekend was returning home to Maine on Monday as her lawyer criticized the state's policies that had her fighting to ...

Maine’s Ebola protocols mean quarantine _ for now

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — Health officials say a nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa has agreed to be quarantined at her home in Fort Kent, Maine, but her lawyer suggests the home confinement may be temporary. Attorney Steven Hyman says ...