By Jonathan Allen
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday commended New Yorkers for their calm reaction to the city's first case of Ebola and said that medical authorities were responding effectively to the threat from the deadly virus.
He used his weekly address for the second time in a row to speak directly to Americans about the response to Ebola, that has killed thousands in Africa and has become a political issue in the United States ahead of Nov.
A teacher on the job for only a couple of months played a large part in stopping the student gunman at a Washington state high school on Friday, witnesses and officials said. Megan Silberberger, a first-year social studies teacher, stepped in to halt shooter Jaylen Ray Fryberg from wounding or killing more victims when he opened fired in the Marysville Pilchuck High School cafeteria, said Randy Davis, the president of the Marysville Education Association.
A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone and was quarantined upon her arrival at a New Jersey airport Friday — and who later tested negative for the disease — is criticizing how she was treated, describing a chaotic scene where she was made to feel like a criminal.
Three of the students injured during a deadly school shooting in Washington state Friday were in critical condition Saturday, with a fourth in serious condition, hospital officials said.
Two female victims — identified as Shaylee Chuckulnaskit and Gia Soriano, both 14 — suffered head wounds when Jaylen Ray Fryberg opened fire in the cafeteria at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, police and hospital officials said.
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) -- Three of the young people wounded in a deadly school shooting north of Seattle remained in critical condition Saturday, and a fourth
Police are looking for five females accused of assaulting a 39-year-old man in Hollygrove, a group attack that ultimately put the man in the hospital when
The search for a Hammond couple who authorities say tried to sell their child at a gas station Friday has extended to Texas, WDSU reports. Witnesses
When the New Orleans Pelicans began their open-to-the-public Blue-White scrimmage on Saturday, swingman Tyreke Evans wasn't there.
His absence set off a bit of a buzz
Destrehan has ridden a stifling defense and a strong running game to success in 2014.
The Wildcats continued to utilize that formula on Friday with a