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Md. to impose home quarantine, transit limits on some travelers from Ebola-stricken countries

Md. to impose home quarantine, transit limits on some travelers from Ebola-stricken countries

Travelers to Maryland from three West African countries where Ebola continues to spread could be quarantined at home or barred from public transit, depending on their risk of exposure to the deadly virus, under guidelines Gov. Martin O'Malley announced Monday. State officials expect about 10 to 20 health care workers and others to come to Maryland each day from Liberia, Guinea or Sierra Leone, and they will closely monitor each traveler for fever and other signs of Ebola. But officials will not require all of them to stay in quarantine — unlike their counterparts in New York and New Jersey who imposed broader restrictions on travelers, drawing rebuke from White House...

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