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Renee Zellweger fires back: 'I'm glad folks think I look different!'

Renee Zellweger fires back: 'I'm glad folks think I look different!'After prompting a raging pop culture debate Tuesday over her "new look"- shown off at Monday's Elle Women in Hollywood event, Renee Zellweger, 45, is now addressing the issue
  • Entertainment
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Health

Doctor tests positive for Ebola in NYC

Doctor tests positive for Ebola in NYCThe man, confirmed by CBS News as Dr. Craig Spencer, 31, eorked with the aid group Doctors Without Borders.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Health

Texas Ebola task force holds first hearing in Austin

Texas Ebola task force holds first hearing in AustinGov. Rick Perry's infectious disease task force is discussing ways to diagnose and isolate patients with Ebola more quickly.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Nation

CDC will monitor people arriving in USA from West Africa

CDC will monitor people arriving in USA from West AfricaThe program will include six states that account for 70% of travelers from the region.
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Nation

Christie: Ill Liberian screened at Newark has no Ebola symptoms

Christie: Ill Liberian screened at Newark has no Ebola symptomsTravelers from 3 West African countries now required to arrive at one of 5 U.S. airports. al
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Health

City puts last-minute stop to planned anti-abortion protest at Alamo

City puts last-minute stop to planned anti-abortion protest at AlamoAn anti-abortion group thought they had the green light to broadcast abortions in front of the Alamo on Wednesday.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Nation

Ebola vaccine trials could start in Africa in January

Ebola vaccine trials could start in Africa in JanuaryScientists are racing to test the leading vaccine candidates.
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Health

Hospital: Ebola nurse Nina Pham feeling better

Hospital: Ebola nurse Nina Pham feeling betterThe NIH says her condition has been upgraded to good.
  • Health
  • 3 days ago
Texas

Photos offer insight after Ebola decontamination

Photos offer insight after Ebola decontaminationFifty-one people have been cleared, but another 116 remain under active surveillance until November 7 for symptoms of the Ebola virus in Dallas.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Health

Mexico takes steps forward in Ebola prevention

Mexico takes steps forward in Ebola preventionIn recent weeks up to 90 percent of health care workers have been trained to detect Ebola cases
  • Health
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Nation

Yes, more U.S. men got vasectomies in the recession

Yes, more U.S. men got vasectomies in the recessionNew data back up anecdotal reports that vasectomies rose during the 2007-2009 recession
  • Nation
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Health

3rd Ebola patient released from Emory

3rd Ebola patient released from EmoryThe patient, the fourth American brought to the United States with the disease, arrived at Dobbins Reserve Base in Marietta on Sept. 9.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
News

Ebola: #FactsNotFear

Ebola: #FactsNotFearWith the death of the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, as well as its first transmission in this country, concern about the deadly virus is growing.
  • News
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Texas

As Ebola quarantine ends in Dallas, another struggle begins

As Ebola quarantine ends in Dallas, another struggle beginsThree weeks of scrutiny, stress and solitude are about to come to an end for 48 people.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Health

Your calorie budget: you probably are busting it

Your calorie budget: you probably are busting itWhen it comes to knowing and sticking to a daily calorie budget, most people have a lot to learn
  • Health
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Texas

Dallas officials: 120 still on Ebola monitoring

Dallas officials: 120 still on Ebola monitoringTexas health officials say 120 people are still being monitored for possible infection with Ebola because they may have had contact with one of the three people who got the disease in Dallas.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Life

9 year old rides across U.S. with purpose

9 year old rides across U.S. with purposeCJ Burford wants to raise money for kids with cancer
  • Life
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
Texas

Activists to show abortion footage on jumbo-tron at Alamo Plaza

Activists to show abortion footage on jumbo-tron at Alamo PlazaDeep in the heart of San Antonio, Mark Harrington said it's the perfect place to bring up a very controversial issue.
  • Texas
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Health

What your teeth say about your health

What your teeth say about your healthYour teeth can't talk, but they may be trying to tell you something about your health.
  • Health
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Texas

Presbyterian doctor on Ebola response: 'Epitome of health care'

Presbyterian doctor on Ebola response: 'Epitome of health care'Dr. Gary Weinstein was at the heart of the treatment of Dallas' Ebola patients and he spoke exclusively to News 8 Friday
  • Texas
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
News

Teacher told to stay home after trip to Africa

Teacher told to stay home after trip to AfricaThe Cline Elementary teacher was on a "safari-type trip" to Tanzania, more than 3,000 miles away from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
  • News
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
News

#FactsNotFear: Transcript of Facebook chat on Ebola

#FactsNotFear: Transcript of Facebook chat on EbolaTranscript of Facebook chat on Ebola
  • News
  • 1 week ago
Ebola

UTMB to destroy Ebola waste from Dallas hospital

UTMB to destroy Ebola waste from Dallas hospitalHealth officials say the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in the coming days will destroy medical waste from a Dallas hospital where a Liberian man died of Ebola and two nurses became infected.
  • Ebola
  • 1 week ago
Local

Dallas hospital worker isolated on cruise out of Galveston

Dallas hospital worker isolated on cruise out of GalvestonA health care worker who may have handled a specimen from the Liberian man who died from Ebola in Dallas is on a cruise ship in the Caribbean.
  • Local
  • 1 week ago
Texas

Officials order health care workers in Ebola case not to travel by public transport

Officials order health care workers in Ebola case not to travel by public transportTexas health officials have ordered any person who entered the room of the first Ebola patient at a Dallas hospital not to travel by public transport, including planes ship, buses or trains, or visit groceries, restaurants or theaters for 21 days, until the danger of...
  • Texas
  • 1 week ago
Health

Houston stripper was onboard Ebola-infected flight

Houston stripper was onboard Ebola-infected flightSo now Cole is under a voluntary quarantine in his home near Dallas.
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Texas

U.S. steps up domestic response to Ebola crisis

U.S. steps up domestic response to Ebola crisisOfficials move to keep Dallas health workers home
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Nina Pham speaks in hospital room before being transported

Nina Pham speaks in hospital room before being transported"Come to Maryland," Pham said in the video. "Everybody."
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Highlights from #FactsNotFear Facebook Q&A on Ebola

Highlights from #FactsNotFear Facebook Q&A on EbolaThree medical professionals answered viewers' questions on Ebola
  • Health
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Health

Spider burrowed through man's appendix scar

Spider burrowed through man's appendix scarThomas says his friends now call him "spiderman".
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Ebola

UTMB Galveston agrees to dispose of Ebola medical waste

UTMB Galveston agrees to dispose of Ebola medical wasteAmid growing concerns about the transmission of Ebola, UTMB-Galveston announced it's agreed to accept medical waste from Ebola patients.
  • Ebola
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Austin company may help cure common cancer side effect

Austin company may help cure common cancer side effectThe company has developed a photo-therapy machine that delivers low level laser light directly to the patient
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Texas

Dallas County could declare Ebola disaster

Dallas County could declare Ebola disasterDallas County commissioners will consider issuing a disaster declaration after Ebola has left a man from Liberia dead and two nurses infected.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

POLL | Public opinion about the Ebola virus

POLL | Public opinion about the Ebola virusSURVEY USA interviewed 1,200 adults from the United States to measure public opinion on the Ebola virus.
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Texas

Presbyterian fires back: We followed CDC guidelines

Presbyterian fires back: We followed CDC guidelinesWhile nurses working at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas have reported being put in harm's way while treating the first U.S. Ebola patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, hospital officials are firing back -- claiming that CDC guidelines were followed at all times.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

League City clinic reopens, no Ebola case

League City clinic reopens, no Ebola caseLeague City officials say a patient's symptoms and recent travel to Africa forced the precautionary closure of a clinic.
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 18 minutes ago