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New airport screenings announced as Ebola fears spread across U.S.
New airport screenings announced as Ebola fears spread across U.S.

Federal officials announced Wednesday that they plan to screen international passengers for Ebola at five major U.S. airports, while hospitals around the country continue to isolate patients showing Ebola-like symptoms. At least four Baltimore-area hospitals recently segregated patients with travel histories and other possible indications of Ebola, though the virus was ruled out in each case. Other cases were suspected and ruled out at two Washington-area hospitals last week. Meanwhile, the first U.S. patient diagnosed with the virus died Wednesday in Dallas. The Liberian national had flown to Texas through Washington Dulles International Airport. Maryland's top infectious disease...

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