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Ebola update: Maine judge rejects quarantine for nurse Kaci Hickox

A Maine judge on Friday ruled in favor of a nurse who defied a quarantine in a tense standoff with state authorities, saying local health officials failed to prove the need for a stricter order enforcing an Ebola quarantine.<p>District Court Chief Judge Charles LaVerdiere ordered nurse Kaci Hickox, …

How Presidents Handle Pandemics

Obama’s response to the Ebola outbreak will affect his legacy. But he’s far from the first president to deal with such a crisis.<p>The government’s …

How to Convince Your Kids to Eat 'Scary' Foods

Chefs and parents share their experiences and know-how on getting kids to eat scary, intimidating foods<p>Some foods we adults love are completely intimidating to the younger set. <b>Kids, picky or not, are the ultimate food snobs.</b> Dishes that look weird, smell odd, or require special tools or preparation …

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Review: In Fury, Brad Pitt Wins World War II, Again

<b>Correction appended: Oct. 16, 2014</b><p>“Done much killing?” tough Sergeant Don “Wardaddy” Collier (Brad Pitt) asks winsome newbie Norman Ellison (Logan …

Buy Experiences, Not Things

Live in anticipation, gathering stories and memories. New research builds on the vogue mantra of behavioral economics.<p>Forty-seven percent of the time, the average mind is wandering. It wanders about a third of the time while a person is reading, talking with other people, or taking care of …

Oscar Pistorius should be sentenced to 10 years in prison, says prosecution

Judge Thokozile Masipa hears final arguments and will pass sentence on athlete convicted of culpable homicide on Tuesday<p>Oscar Pistorius is facing possibly his last weekend of freedom for years after a judge set his sentencing for Tuesday and a state prosecutor demanded that he be jailed for 10 …

CDC chief survives trial by fire on Hill

Tom Frieden is getting a lot of public scoldings for all of the missteps in the handling of the Dallas Ebola cases — and there have been plenty of them.<p>But so far, the criticisms don’t appear to be rising to the level where the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention needs to …

Obama will name Ron Klain Ebola Czar

<b>Washington (CNN)</b> -- President Barack Obama will appoint Ron Klain his "Ebola czar," knowledgeable sources tell CNN.<p>The president on Thursday signaled his openness to the idea to have one individual coordinating the entire federal response to any threat of an outbreak in the United States.<p>"It may …

Obama to Tap Former VP Chief of Staff Ron Klain as Ebola 'Czar'

President Barack Obama will appoint Ron Klain to head up efforts to address the Ebola threat, a senior administration official tells NBC News.<p>Klain is a former chief of staff to both Vice President Joe Biden and former Vice President Al Gore. He left the vice president's office in 2011. He is now …

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The Ebola Crisis Continues: In Pictures

Company-Paid Egg Freezing Will Be the Great Equalizer

<b>Updated on October 16 at 11:25 am.</b><p>I spent last Thursday on the 15th floor of a fertility clinic with a dozen women. It was a free seminar on egg …

Obama, Ebola and optics

President Barack Obama is on high alert about Ebola, and doesn’t want anybody to think otherwise.<p>Any time Obama is campaigning or on vacation when something big goes wrong — from a downed plane to race riots — aides scoff at the idea that he is not focusing on his day job. Air Force One has a …

As second nurse is infected with Ebola, her air travel heightens fears

Fears grew Wednesday that more medical workers may have been exposed to the deadly<p>Ebola virusafter a second Dallas nurse fell ill and health officials scrambled to alert scores of airline passengers who had been on a jet with her.<p>After weeks of assertions that U.S. hospitals were well-prepared for …

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Ebola: Texas hospital says it's deeply sorry

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Texas doctor has apologized for what he calls mistakes for how his hospital handled Ebola as schools close out of fear that they're vulnerable to the virus. Also on Thursday, officials are considering ordering that 76 hospital workers who treated an Ebola patient be ordered not to board …