Lisa Pitts

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LeBron James wears 'I can't breathe' shirt before game - CNN.com

<i>Witnessing protests in your city? Share your photos with CNN iReport.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Before the Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers faced off on the basketball court Monday night, several players were already scoring points with protesters outside the arena.<p>As they warmed up for the game, Cleveland …

VA Hotline Missed 40,500 Opportunities To Help Homeless Vets Last Year: Report

The deadline to end veteran homelessness is closing in, but a hotline devoted to the issue let thousands of calls go unanswered, a new report has concluded.<p>Established in 2012, the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans serves as the primary vehicle to connect vets on the streets with VA health …

Ebola crisis: Sierra Leone doctors go on strike over inadequate equipment

Action at Connaught hospital, where British survivor Will Pooley is based, follows the deaths of three doctors in two days<p>Junior doctors at the hospital in Sierra Leone where British Ebola survivor Will Pooley is working have gone on strike in protest over inadequate equipment to fight the epidemic …

Ebola: Germany accepts infected patient for treatment

As medical services across Europe are on high alert to prevent any risk of Ebola spreading here, a hospital in Germany accepts a patient with the virus<p>With medical services across Europe on high alert to prevent any risk of the Ebola virus spreading here, a hospital in Germany has agreed to accept …

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American Doctor Sick With Ebola Now Fighting For His Life

A doctor trained in Fort Worth, Texas, is now a victim of the Ebola outbreak he was battling.<p>Kent Brantly, 33, had been caring for Ebola patients in Liberia's capital, Monrovia, for several months when he noticed he had symptoms of the deadly virus last Wednesday.<p>He immediately put himself into an …