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  • 2nd Ebola case declared in Liberia as health workers protest story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 2:32 pm

    MONROVIA, Liberia - Liberian officials confirmed a second Ebola case Wednesday in the same town where the disease was detected days earlier on the corpse of a teenager, seven weeks after the country was declared Ebola-free.

  • FIFA hopeful Bility says would step aside for Hayatou 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 9:15 am

    MONROVIA, Liberia - The Liberian who wants to be FIFA president says he would step aside if longtime African soccer head Issa Hayatou decided to run.

  • Olivia Wilde spotlights ripple effects of Ebola crisis 
    Updated: Jun-23-15 8:29 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - Actress Olivia Wilde hopes that a documentary film she helped produce will remind the world about the lingering impact of the Ebola crisis in West Africa.

  • Rhode Island to stop daily calls to travelers from Liberia 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 3:42 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island health officials say they'll stop calling travelers coming to the state from Liberia each day to ask about Ebola symptoms.

  • Liberians still face travel headaches even after Ebola 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 1:05 pm

    DAKAR, Senegal - Robtel Neajai Pailey hadn't been back home to Liberia since Ebola engulfed the country's capital in July, fearful that doing so could make it harder for her to travel as countries around the globe clamped down on visitors with West African passports.

  • Liberians still face travel headaches even after Ebola 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 10:14 am

    DAKAR, Senegal - Robtel Neajai Pailey hadn't been back home to Liberia since Ebola engulfed the country's capital in July, fearful that doing so could make it harder for her to travel as countries around the globe clamped down on visitors with West African passports.

  • Liberia soccer chief announces run for FIFA presidency 
    Updated: Jun-18-15 4:18 pm

    LONDON - Liberia's soccer chief launched a bid on Thursday to succeed Sepp Blatter, pledging to eradicate corruption and ensure fans trust FIFA again by being a unifying leader who stops power being concentrated at the top.

  • Minnesota man helps in fight against Ebola in West Africa story has photos
    Updated: Jun-07-15 6:28 pm

    MANKATO, Minnesota - A Mankato resident who worked in public health and environmental engineering for more than 20 years has been tackling his most dramatic assignment yet: the deadly Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

  • Ohio has monitored about 375 travelers under Ebola protocols 
    Updated: Jun-06-15 7:34 am

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio health officials say several hundred travelers coming from West African countries that had Ebola outbreaks have been monitored temporarily under protocols implemented last fall, and no quarantines have been necessary.

  • French firm urged to reimburse farmers in alleged land grabs 
    Updated: Jun-04-15 1:05 pm

    PARIS - Activists called Thursday for French conglomerate Bollore to return land, or compensate farmers, over disputed concessions for plantations in Cambodia and three African countries.