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    US Ebola case: Searching for contacts

    Health officials are reaching out to as many as 100 people who may have had contact with the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S., a spokeswoman with the Texas Department of State Health Services said Thursday.



Ebola virus

Your Ebola questions answered

Dr. Sanjay Gupta answers questions about how serious the threat of Ebola is and how easily it can spread.

Child with cancer scores touchdown

Child with cancer scores touchdown

In Missouri, a young boy fighting stage four of a rare form of cancer gets a chance to realize a dream.

Thomas Eric Duncan Ebola victim

Timeline of America's first Ebola case

The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States -- now identified as 42-year-old Thomas Eric Duncan from Liberia.

Pierson resigns

Secret Service director resigns

In the wake of stunning security lapses, and the day after a grilling on Capitol Hill, the head of the U.S. Secret Service announces her resignation.

Trooper killed Pennsylvania exercise

Pa. trooper killed during training exercise

A state trooper in Pennsylvania was shot and killed during a training exercise.

Dog rescued from hot tar

Dog rescued after being stuck in hot tar

A 5-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually saved by a four-hour rescue operation. (Warning: Graphic content)


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Jovan Belcher

What is chronic traumatic encephalopathy?

An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Find out more about chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the disease several former NFL pros claim they are now suffering from due to hits on the field.

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Surprising politicians who made a splash

Take a look at political figures with the most unusual resumes.

Speeding, police, pulled over

20 cars that get the most tickets

Does it really matter what kind of car you drive when it comes to traffic tickets? One new study says yes.

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