Former Biden Chief of Staff to Lead Ebola Response

Posted: 10/17/2014 - WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is naming Ron Klain, a former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden and a trusted adviser at the Obama White House, as the point man on the U.S. government's response to the Ebola crisis.

Airline Notifying More Passengers of Ebola

Posted: 10/16/2014 - Frontier Airlines says it is notifying passengers on seven flights that they either flew with a nurse who later tested positive for Ebola or on a later flight using the same plane.

Cornyn Calls for Coordinated Federal Response to Ebola

Posted: 10/16/2014 - U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after being briefed yesterday by Texas Department of State Health Services Commissioner Dr. David Lakey, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings on the latest efforts to contain Ebola:

NOAA Issues Winter Outlook

Posted: 10/16/2014 - Below average temperatures are favored in parts of the south-central and southeastern United States, while above-average temperatures are most likely in the western U.S., Alaska, Hawaii and New England, according to the U.S. Winter Outlook, issued today by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center.

Toyota Recalls Lexuses in US for Fuel Leak Risk

Posted: 10/15/2014 - Toyota is recalling about 423,000 older-model Lexus luxury cars in the U.S. because a gasket can leak fuel and possibly cause a fire. The recall is among three global recalls that Toyota announced Wednesday totaling about 1.7 million vehicles.

Dallas Nurses Cite Sloppy Conditions in Ebola Care

Updated: 10/15/2014 - A national nurses' union says nurses at the Dallas hospital where an Ebola patient died worked for days without proper protective gear and with only loose guidelines on how to prevent the spread of the virus.

Rival Koreas Hold Military Talks

Updated: 10/14/2014 - South Korean media are reporting senior military officers from the rival Koreas are meeting at a border village for talks on how to ease cross-border animosities.

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