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  • Federal officials: Dallas nurse free of Ebola
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital is free of the virus....
  • Ebola: MSF says self-quarantine not needed
    CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) -- Doctors Without Borders insisted Friday, after one of its doctors who worked in Guinea came down with Ebola in New York City, that self-quarantines are not necessary when there are no symptoms of the disease....
  • NYC tries to ease Ebola fear after doctor infected
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Officials tried to tamp down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor was diagnosed with Ebola in a city where millions of people squeeze into crowded subways, buses and elevators every day....

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  • Doctor with Ebola in NY hospital, nurse declared virus-free
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A doctor who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients was in an isolation unit in New York City on Friday after testing positive for the virus, becoming the fourth person diagnosed with the disease in the United States and the first in its largest city.






  • Canada vows tougher laws as citizens worry in face of attacks
    OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism as an opinion poll showed a majority of Canadians lacked confidence in their security services' ability to deter homegrown radicals who struck twice in the past week.






  • 25 European banks fail stress tests: sources
    FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A group 25 banks have failed European stress tests, while up to 10 of those continue to have a capital shortfall, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
 

 

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