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  • When good plans fail: Mishandling of Dallas Ebola case

    DALLAS Long, tragic experience in West Africa helped experts write plans to protect Americans should the Ebola virus arrive on U.S. soil. Screening questions and procedures were crafted to succeed if everyone followed them. But the careful planning broke...
  • Texas Ebola patient on respirator 'fighting for his life'

    The first Ebola patient diagnosed on U.S. soil took a turn for the worse Sunday, with officials saying Thomas Eric Duncan was on a respirator fighting for his life. A senior federal health official familiar with his condition said Duncan “could...
  • The gubernatorial debates should cut through mudslinging [Commentary]

    The gubernatorial debates should cut through mudslinging [Commentary]
    The presidential election of 2012 and Maryland's gubernatorial election of 2014 have much in common rhetorically in terms of their approaches to issues and spin, the two key components of political persuasion. The 2012 presidential election pitted a...
  • 2 years out, poll shows Hillary Clinton's the 2016 favorite

    WASHINGTON Hillary Clinton has a comfortable lead among Democrats for the 2016 presidential nomination, while the Republican race remains a free-for-all, according to a new McClatchy-Marist poll. Clinton was the top choice of 64 percent of Democrats...
  • Dallas officials say they had to order Ebola family to stay home

    Dallas officials say they had to order Ebola family to stay home
    Dallas officials said that relatives of the man infected with Ebola left their apartment after agreeing not to, which prompted officials to issue a confinement order overnight. “They were noncompliant with the request to stay home,” Dallas...
  • Officials work to reassure public in Dallas after Ebola diagnosis

    DALLAS Texas Gov. Rick Perry and a cast of local and state health officials sought to quiet fears in Dallas on Wednesday as more details emerged about the nation's first Ebola diagnosis. The patient has been identified as Thomas Eric Duncan, a 42-year-...
  • Dallas Ebola patient flew United; airline says 'zero risk' of infection

    Five elementary, middle and high school students who had contact with a man diagnosed in Dallas with Ebola are being monitored, Texas officials said Wednesday, as the search was underway for people who may have been exposed to the deadly virus. The...
  • Democrats knock Hogan, but they like tax breaks, too

    Democrats knock Hogan, but they like tax breaks, too
    Here's another thing: The attack ad on Larry Hogan that claims Anthony Brown's Republican challenger for governor wants to give a $300 million tax break to corporations at the expense of kindergartners — that's another stretch into the shady side by...
  • Up to 18, including school kids, monitored after contact with U.S. Ebola patient

    Up to 18, including school kids, monitored after contact with U.S. Ebola patient
    Health experts were observing 12 to 18 people who were in contact with the first person to be diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus in the United States and who was in serious condition in a Texas hospital, officials said on Wednesday. Included are...
  • Parents fearing Ebola remove children from school

    DALLAS At L.L. Hotchkiss Elementary School, parents rushed to pull their children out of school after they received calls a student who may have had contact with the patient diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus. "I'm scared," said Kia Collins, who has...
  • Paramedics who transported Ebola patient test negative for virus

    DALLAS Paramedics who transported the now-confirmed Ebola patient to a Dallas hospital have tested negative for the virus, Dallas County Health and Human Services Director Zachary Thompson said Wednesday. Thompson said friends and family of the patient...