Sierra Leone Quarantines 700 After 16-Year-old Girl Dies From Ebola
A 16-year-old girl in Sierra Leone died from Ebola, officials in the country announced yesterday (Sept. 14). The teen passed away Sunday in Makeni, a city within the northern province of Bombali, near Guinea.
Ebola Returns To Liberia, Teen Confirmed Dead From The Disease
More than six weeks after Liberia was officially declared Ebola free, the deadly fever has returned to the West African nation. A 17-year-old male was confirmed dead from the disease this week.
60 Minutes Under Fire For Underplaying African Role In Ebola Fight
Long-running CBS news series 60 Minutes is under fire from a group of journalists and scholars responding to recent reports from the show primarily focused on the Ebola outbreak in Africa. According to the group, the program’s approach to Black Africans and the fight over the deadly disease comes across as outdated and “anachronistic.”
Here’s Why You’ll Probably Never Catch Ebola
As of October 29, 2014, the Center for Disease Control had three confirmed cases of the Ebola virus in the United States. That means out of a total population of 316.1 million people, you’d pretty much have to exchange bodily fluids with three people to bring your Walking Dead nightmares to life.
Iconic Coca-Cola Logo Recreated As Ebola Ad [Photos]
KIDULT, street artist known for his guerrilla-style graffiti, is sending out a controversial message about today’s Ebola crisis using one of America’s most iconic brands.
Ebola Halloween Costumes Are Selling Like Hotcakes [Photos]
There was only one controversial outfit that could trump the shock value of people dressing up like Ray Rice this October: Ebola Halloween costumes.
Cape Fear: 16 Overreactions To Ebola In NYC [Photos]
Ebola has officially made it’s way to the city that never sleeps, and New Yorkers are losing their minds. As previously reported, 31-year-old doctor Craig Spencer tested positive for the disease Thursday (Oct. 23).
NYC Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola After Returning From West Africa
If you thought the world’s latest health scare was on its way to being permanently eradicated in the United States, think again. A doctor who recently returned from West Africa has just tested positive for Ebola.
Tavis Smiley Blasts Conservative Over Ebola Comment [Video]
Tavis Smiley was a guest ABC News’ This Week on Sunday, where guests held a round table discussion on a variety of issues. Conservative and Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol was blasted by longtime talk show host after he suggested countries in Africa stricken by Ebola be essentially quarantined.
BRUH News: Cam’Ron Selling Ebola Masks [PHOTO]
Cam’Ron is concerned about an outbreak of the Ebola virus in the United States. So much so that the Harlem rapper will be selling #CamEbolaMasks to help keep you healthy.
Don’t Panic: 10 Need-To-Know Facts About Ebola [Photos]
The outbreak of Ebola centered in West Africa is certainly frightening. While it is the largest outbreak to date, having claimed the lives of many around the globe, we need to know a few facts that might help alleviate some of the panic festering deep inside.
2 Suburban Cleveland Schools Cancel Classes Over Ebola Threat
Amber Vinson’s name is ringing out in the hallways of two suburban Cleveland schools after her travels have forced classes to be cancelled on Thursday.
Ebola Patient Flew To & From Cleveland Without Being Stopped [VIDEO]
Right before she ended up at the hospital with Ebola symptoms, Amber Vinson flew from Dallas to Cleveland and back on a commercial jet alongside 132 other people. The 29-year-old nurse, now diagnosed with Ebola, was never stopped by anyone at the agency.
Texas Health Care Worker Tests Positive For Ebola
The death of Thomas Eric Duncan unfortunately hasn’t ridden the country of Ebola.
Dallas Ebola Patient Has Died [VIDEO]
Thomas Eric Duncan, the first patient diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, has died. The 42-year-old passed away this morning (October 8) in a Dallas hospital.
The American Ebola Scare Prompts Jokes Across Social Media [Photos]
Ebola is no laughing matter but history has shown us that Americans have learned that laughter can be the best medicine when it comes to coping with fear.
NBC Cameraman Contracts Ebola, Doctor Treated For Symptoms In D.C.
There are more twists and turns in this Ebola story than the world can keep up with. Yesterday (Oct. 2) morning, Dr. Nancy Snyderman, NBC’s chief medical correspondent, reported to the Today show from Liberia where she educated viewers on the precautions taken to stop the disease from spreading. Now, one of the cameramen working with […]