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23 Amazing Carved Pumpkins

Jack-o’-lanterns<p>Artist Ray Villafane carves pumpkins like they’re a piece of clay and not a large vegetable. See photos of his best work.<p>10.28.11 …

21 Creative Halloween Treats You Can Make Yourself

With Halloween coming up at the end of this month, it's the perfect time to start preparing for the holiday. If you're a parent who's bringing in a snack for your kid or if you're putting on your own party, here are some creative and clever Halloween treats to help. After scouring the web, we found …

12 Fantastic Halloween Makeup Transformations

How much can makeup really transform you? That was the question we posed a few weeks ago when we saw Russian hair and makeup artist Vadim Andreev do some ridiculously amazing things to some ordinary women.<p>In light of the fact that Halloween is now just around the corner, let's turn our attention to …

Pentagon orders 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ordering firm restrictions for U.S. troops returning from West Africa, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday that the …

Nurse fights state on quarantine - CNN Video

7 Steps To Ensure Ebola Doesn't Disrupt Your International Travel

Is it safe to travel? Should we cancel our long-planned family safari in Botswana? Can I get Ebola from an airplane seat? For the last two decades, I've been helping people find the best doctors, treatments and medical information -- and I've never seen the kind of health panic among clients like I …

In Ebola Crisis, New Vaccine Candidates Show Uncertain Promise

In the race for an Ebola vaccine, the clear front-runner is the virus, which is expected to spread to tens of thousands of people in the coming weeks. But new competitors are now gearing up for human trials, and eventually the tables could turn. In the long run a vaccine could prove extremely …

Obama confident healthcare workers can 'snuff out' Ebola outbreak

US President Barack Obama has appeared alongside a doctor who recovered from Ebola to praise health workers going to West Africa.<p>Dr. Kent Brantly was the first American to catch the virus while treating Ebola victims in Liberia.<p>At a White House event, Obama urged the public to set aside fear and …

An Ebola vaccine may be close but it won’t stop the epidemic

Dr. Jesse Goodman, is a specialist in infectious diseases and the director of COMPASS, a Georgetown University center that informs policy on public health and product development. Until February 2014 he was the chief scientist of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Goodman spoke with Ebola …

Hazmat Suit Supplier Shares Explode

The stock is up 35% in early Thursday trading following management's Wednesday evening update on Ebola-related business activity.<p>"Lakeland has secured new orders relating to the fight against the spread of Ebola," management said in a press release. "The aggregate of orders won by Lakeland that are …

West Africans 'abused' in New York over Ebola

Members of the West African community in New York say their children were being bullied at school and their businesses were losing money because of hysteria over Ebola, a disease that has has killed about 5,000 people in West Africa.<p>On Wednesday, the African Advisory Council (AAC), a community …

Maine Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine, Goes for Bike Ride

New video (above) just in to Fox News this hour of nurse Kaci Hickox going for a bike ride in Maine, openly defying an Ebola quarantine by state officials.<p>Officials had ordered her to stay in her home, saying they will go to court to force her to stay there.<p>Hickox had vowed she would fight the …

Ebola outbreak: UK aid ship docks in Sierra Leone

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1120000/1120037_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524782702_6c3f66299466bea51027c7f6be1e9d74<p><b>A UK ship has arrived in Sierra Leone to help deal with the deadly Ebola outbreak in the West African country.</b><p>Royal Fleet Auxiliary Argus is carrying …

Should Kaci Hickox be Quarantined?

Alisyn Camerota, Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Kaci Hickox's attorney Norman Siegel discuss whether the nurse should submit to quarantine, her constitutional rights and the public's opinion of her decision.<p>We asked our Twitter followers what they think. The responses were mixed, with some in favor of …

Samantha Power: Returning Health Workers Should be Treated Like Heroes

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Dublin Flight Held Over Passenger's 'Be Careful, Ebola' Note

A flight from Italy was put on a temporary lockdown at Dublin Thursday, officials said, after a passenger wrote "be careful, Ebola" on a coffee cup. The Aer Lingus jet was preparing to land at Dublin Airport when a passenger handed the cup to a member of the flight crew, according to the source. …

Resistance In Mice Reveals Why People Survive Ebola

What determines whether someone will survive Ebola?<p>Researchers can now offer answers to this question thanks to a new disease model in mice, developed by virologists Angela Rasmussen and Michael Katze of the University of Washington.<p>Dr Rasmussen says it will help reveal the genetic factors the …

Ebola: Danger in Sierra Leone, progress in Liberia

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Liberia is making some progress in containing the Ebola outbreak while the crisis in Sierra Leone is going to get …

North Korea takes extreme precautions to keep Ebola out

Japan is not exactly Ebola country, but when a high-level delegation from Tokyo arrived in Pyongyang this week, two of the first people they met were dressed in full hazmat gear.<p>North Korea is always on guard against outside influences, but now that it perceives the deadly disease to be a threat, …

How Ebola Kills: Study Finds the Deadly Signs

The most in-depth look yet at the patients suffering in the current Ebola epidemic provides some important clues about how the virus kills.<p>It confirms that bleeding, the most horrific symptom of Ebola, is very rare. It also confirms that people may not be contagious early on in the illness, and …

Nurse’s Bike Ride Defying Ebola Quarantine Could Set Legal Precedent

A morning bike ride in a rural Maine town may have set in motion a chain of events that could determine how state and local governments respond to …

World Bank pledges $100m to send health workers to Ebola-hit countries

The World Bank is to invest $100m (£63m) in an attempt to increase the number of foreign health workers heading for west Africa to care for people with Ebola.<p>Treatment centres in the three countries at the heart of the epidemic – Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea – are being built but the biggest …

Maine nurse fights Ebola quarantine, says will not be bullied

CAPE ELIZABETH Maine (Reuters) - A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but has tested negative for the virus went for a bike ride on Thursday, defying Maine’s order that she be quarantined in her home and setting up a legal collision with Governor Paul LePage.<p>Attorneys for Kaci Hickox, …

Third possible Ebola vaccine to be sped through human safety trials

Vaccine has so far been tested only in monkeys, but human trials set to start in Germany, Switzerland, Gabon and Kenya<p>A third potential Ebola vaccine could be tested on healthworkers in west Africa in December following the announcement of funding to speed it through its first-ever human safety …

US envoy: World must do more to fight Ebola

BRUSSELS (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, returning from a visit to West Africa, which has been struggling with the world's worst …

NYC 'Actively Monitoring' 117 People for Ebola Risk

Most of the monitored came from West Africa on Oct. 11 or later. The list also includes hospital staff caring for Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer.<p>Read more here.

Ebola outbreak: UK aid ship docks in Sierra Leone

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1120000/1120037_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1528284619_7e4ebc3c235932d40c3f857b9cffb322<p><b>A UK ship has arrived in Sierra Leone to help deal with the deadly Ebola outbreak in the West African country.</b><p>Royal Fleet Auxiliary Argus is carrying …

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Maine, nurse at odds over Ebola quarantine

<b>(CNN) —</b> A nurse who was quarantined against her will in New Jersey after treating Ebola patients in West Africa will not obey officials' instructions to seclude herself at home in Maine, she and her lawyers said on the "Today" show and to the Bangor Daily News.<p>The nurse, Kaci Hickox, returned to …