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Ebola nurse 'made to feel like criminal' on return to US

A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone has criticized her treatment under a mandatory 21-day quarantine policy implemented by three US states, in an article written in a New Jersey hospital where she remained in isolation despite testing negative for the virus on Saturday.<p>Kaci Hickox …

New York Ebola patient stable as quarantines begin

A doctor being treated for Ebola had received experimental drugs and was in stable condition Saturday as three states — New York, New Jersey and Illinois — ramped up efforts to block the virus' arrival by mandating 21-day quarantines for medical workers arriving from Ebola-afflicted regions.<p>The …

Israel’s Relationship With U.S. in ‘Crisis,’ Top Israeli Minister Says

JERUSALEM (TheBlaze/AP) — There is a “crisis” in Israel’s relations with the United States that must be fixed, a top Israeli minister said.<p>Finance Minister Yair Lapid’s comments Saturday came a day after U.S. officials said the Obama administration refused Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon’s …

Brazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters'

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian voters electing a new president Sunday are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings …

Iraqi forces, Kurds claim gains against ISIS

Iraqi security forces have regained control of the area of Jurf al-Sakhar, a town south of Baghdad, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Saturday, as they battle to keep ISIS militants in check.<p>In a post on Facebook, al-Abadi saluted the efforts made by Iraqi forces to liberate the area and …

Few details offered on quarantines over Ebola, drawing criticism from nurse

A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States.<p>But the sketchy details of how such quarantines will be handled …