A Texas college has rejected two enrollment applications from Nigerian students due to concerns of Ebola in their country, a letter suggests.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell discusses the latest news about the first person in the U.S. to contract Ebola. CDC director Thomas Frieden said a "breach in protocol" resulted in infection.
A nurse in Spain has become the first person to contract Ebola outside of West Africa, as an NBC News freelancer arrived in Nebraska for treatment.
The first person to develop Ebola in the US was struggling to survive, the director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control said.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital said both the nurses and the doctors knew the patient's travel history, but released him, the New York Times reports.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is calling on President Obama to shut down flights from West Africa. Tirrell also provides the latest numbers on the infected.
NBC News Chief Medical Editor Dr. Nancy Snyderman told the Today Show everyone on staff in Liberia is "hyper-alert" to stay safe from the Ebola virus. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports from Dallas about the first U.S. patient being treated.
Exxon Mobil said it has banned employees to travel to areas most affected by Ebola, as the disease has disrupted its operations in West Africa.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the family members of the man being treated for the Ebola virus have been ordered to stay home until October 19th.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports state and local health officials have ordered four family members of the confirmed patient diagnosed with Ebola to stay inside at home until October 19th in Dallas. Also, an analyst at Piper Jaffray has upgraded the price target on Chimerix Inc. as a safe Ebola stock play.
Tevi Troy, American Health Policy Institute, discusses what the medical community can do to contain the spread of Ebola.
The first person in the U.S. to be diagnosed with Ebola was released by the hospital despite telling hospital staff he traveled to Africa, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
The U.S. Ebola patient was released from the hospital before his diagnosis and that has some worried about U.S. preparedness, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the person with the first confirmed case of Ebola in the U.S. is in serious but stable condition, and all of his contacts are being monitored.
People in the preparedness community already have the supplies to handle a wide variety of crises, says Daisy Luther, who runs The Organic Prepper blog.
While one expert says there may be a "small outbreak" of Ebola, public health specialists agree that the U.S. is prepared to fight the disease.
Texas Governor Rick Perry is trying to reassure people Texas will contain the spread of Ebola after one patient has been diagnosed with the disease. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the patient was initially released after coming in on Friday with symptoms.
Dr. William Schaffner, Vanderbilt University, explains why Ebola will not spread in the U.S.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports provider of childcare services Bright Horizons has sent a letter to parents regarding travel to the Ebola-impacted area in West Africa.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports from Dallas, Texas, where a patient has been diagnosed with Ebola. Texas state health officials say no other suspected Ebola cases are present at this time.