By News StaffPublished: Sep 30, 2014 at 3:19 PM PDTLast Updated: Sep 30, 2014 at 8:40 PM PDT
The first confirmed case of Ebola in the United States was diagnosed in Dallas, the Centers of Disease Control said Tuesday.
The CDC confirmed a man was in isolation at a Texas hospital with the deadly virus. Hospital staff say the patient was originally admitted based on his symptoms and a recent flight from Liberia, Africa.
"This is the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S., and as far as we know, the first case of this strain diagnosed outside Africa,” CDC director Dr. Tom Frieden said in a news conference Tuesday afternoon.
By News StaffPublished: Sep 30, 2014 at 1:41 PM PDTLast Updated: Sep 30, 2014 at 1:41 PM PDT
The Ducks will wear uniforms with pink highlights in Thursday's game against Arizona to honor cancer survivors and help raise awareness for the fight against women's cancers, the Oregon Athletics Department said.
A SurveyUSA poll conducted for KATU showed that Oregonians back legalizing recreational marijuana, with 44 percent of likely voters supporting it and 40 percent opposed. But the razor-thin margin and wide disparity of support among demographics means turnout could end up deciding whether it passes.
Area radio stations, with the help of Roseburg Forest Products and United Community Action Network (UCAN), held a food drive called 'Need in Weed' Friday at the Sherm's Thunderbird grocery store in Roseburg. Dozens of Douglas County residents stopped by to donate essentials like canned food and basic toiletries.
Here's a high tech question: is your butt bending the new extra big iPhone? Or maybe putting it in your front pocket is giving the phone the bends? CNN's Jeanne Moos is bending more than our ear with this report on the latest brouhaha over the iPhone.