A Dallas hospital spokesman says the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States has died. Wendell Watson of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital says Thomas Eric Duncan died this morning.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden has said his organization will soon be implementing new health screening procedures at U.S. airports. It's part of an ongoing effort to control the spread of Ebola.
Three neuroscientists from Europe will share the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of how the brain determines where the body is in space.
Illinois coach Tim Beckman says Quarterback Wes Lunt has a broken left leg and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
When Thomas Duncan traveled to the United States from Liberia last month, he said on an airport questionnaire that he hadn't had any contact with people infected with Ebola.
Entrepreneurs looking to get in on the business side of Illinois' new medical marijuana program are facing fierce competition. The state has come out with numbers showing just how much.
A team of federal health officials is tracking anyone who had close contact with a man who's now being treated for Ebola in a Dallas hospital.
In recognition of the first anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, Gov. Pat Quinn is touting its success, while at the same time backing away from having Illinois take a greater role in the program.
Federal health officials have confirmed that a patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola.
Officials say the first approval letters have been sent to Illinois patients who've applied to use medical marijuana legally.