Ebola in Dallas

October 01, 2014 in International

DALLAS (AP) – A patient at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola, the first case of the disease to be diagnosed in the United States, federal health officials announced today. The patient was in isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, which had announced a...

Volcano death toll now 31

September 29, 2014 in International

TOKYO, Japan (AP) — Finally reaching the ash-covered summit of a still-erupting volcano in central Japan, rescue workers made a grim discovery yesterday: 31 bodies, all apparently dead, some reportedly buried in knee-deep ash. Four bodies were brought down and confirmed dead yesterday afternoon, one day...