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Homeland Security orders new screening for Ebola

Posted: 1:45 PM - The Homeland Security Department is requiring that anyone coming to the United States from one of three West African countries reporting an Ebola outbreak must enter the country through one of five airports screening passengers for the deadly disease.

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Staples investigating possible data breach

Updated: 10:08 AM - Staples says that it is looking into a potential credit card data breach and that it has been in touch with law enforcement officials about the issue.

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Orionid meteor shower visible overnight

Posted: 10/20/2014 - The science and nature website EarthSky.org says a large meteor shower will be visible Monday night and Tuesday morning.

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Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

Posted: 10/20/2014 - Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in Indiana say the suspect has told them that he may have killed people going back 20 years.

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Dallas officials: 120 still on Ebola monitoring

Posted: 10/20/2014 - Texas health officials say 120 people are still being monitored for possible infection with Ebola because they may have had contact with one of the three people who got the disease in Dallas.

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After arms drop, US coalition strikes IS group

Posted: 10/20/2014 - Syrian activists say the U.S.-led coalition has launched new airstrikes on Islamic State positions in Kobani, following overnight airdrops of weapons to Kurdish fighters in the Syrian border town.

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Friends, family of Ebola patient reach milestone

Posted: 10/19/2014 - Louise Troh has spent three weeks confined to a home while battling loneliness and fear that she too contracted Ebola, the disease that killed her boyfriend, Thomas Eric Duncan.

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More than 100 monitored for Ebola symptoms in Ohio

Posted: 10/18/2014 - Health officials in Ohio are monitoring more than 100 people following the visit by a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola shortly after returning to Texas from the Cleveland area.

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Nurse on flights may have had worse case of Ebola

Updated: 10/18/2014 - The president of Frontier Airlines says a nurse flew on one of their planes and later tested positive for Ebola may have been at a more advanced stage of the illness than previously thought.

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1st Dallas nurse with Ebola arrives in Maryland

Posted: 10/16/2014 - The first nurse to be diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected Liberian man at a Dallas hospital has arrived in Maryland for treatment at a specialized isolation unit.

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Official being monitored for Ebola

Posted: 10/16/2014 - Dallas County's top public health epidemiologist is among those potentially exposed to Ebola after she spent time at patient Thomas Eric Duncan's bedside the day he was diagnosed with the virus.

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