Tag Archives: World News

First U.S. Ebola Death: U.S. Texas Ebola Patient Thomas Eric Duncan Dies

  Today, it was reported that the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the U.S. Thomas Eric Duncan, age 33, has died. Duncan was being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital located in Dallas, Texas. Thomas Eric Duncan was a Liberian national who had come to the U.S. on a Visa with plans to marry […]

Ebola Statistics: As of September 14, 2014, Total Deaths 2630, Case Count 5347, Lab Confirmed 3095

    As of September 14, 2014, there have been 5347 Confirmed Cases of Ebola (EVD), and the number of deaths from Ebola (EVD) has risen to 2630, confirmed laboratory cases are at 3095, reports the CDC. Sierra Leone and Liberia have issued lockdowns to try to contain the spread of Ebola, the U.S. is […]

Enterovirus D68: 11 U.S. states confirm total of 104 cases of common virus

  “Enteroviruses are very common, especially in the early fall. The CDC estimates that 10 million to 15 million infections occur in the United States each year. These viruses usually present like the common cold; symptoms include sneezing, a runny nose and a cough. Most people recover without any treatment. But this type of enterovirus […]

First Ebola case in Senegal as regional fears grow

The deadly Ebola outbreak gripping West Africa has now registered a case in Senegal. A young man from Guinea has become the country’s first official victim of the virus. He has since been placed in quarantine, but the case will further worry international observers who fear the contagion of this crisis. Originating in Guinea- Sierra […]

Ebola discoverer: ‘This is unprecedented’ “out of control” Ebola epidemic in West Africa

CNN’s Christiane Amanpour speaks with Dr. Peter Piot about an “out of control” Ebola epidemic in West Africa. More from CNN athttp://www.cnn.com/ Currently Ebola has killed 500+ in West Africa.

Health Crisis: WHO Reports 635+ Deaths Due to Ebola in West Africa

Epidemiology and surveillance WHO continues to monitor the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. The current epidemic trend shows a mixed picture, as follows: Liberia reported 16 new EVD cases and Sierra Leone, 34 new cases – since 3 July. These numbers indicate that active viral transmission continues in the […]

Inside ISIS and the Iraq Caliphate – JMP Documentary

Journey Man Pictures Documentary: As ISIS continue to make territorial gains in the Middle East, they are also becoming a dynamic presence online. This report looks at one recent campaign video, designed to disseminate their radical manifesto. Quotes from video: “These are your passports, O Tyrants all over the world”, one anonymous jihadist declares to […]

Chinese hackers ‘broke into US personnel network’

A New York Times report says Chinese hackers accessed databases in the Office of Personnel Management, where sensitive employee data is stored. Read more here.

First case of MERS virus confirmed in U.S., patient stable, total global deaths 133

Global death toll 107 from MERS virus. Read  more here. “MERS is considered a deadlier but less-transmissible cousin of the SARS virus that erupted in Asia in 2003 and infected 8,273 people, nine percent of whom died. There are no vaccines or antiviral treatments for MERS, a severe respiratory disease with a mortality rate of more […]

Kiev, Ukraine Protest 2014, Video, Photos, Links, News

The protest is about the Ukraine governments recent deal with Russia, the people are against it. Also, recently a law was passed banning protest, so of course that must also be protested. The Ukrainian people are calling the new government under their president Viktor Yanukovich totalitarian. They are calling for the president to resign, and the […]