Republicans Block Emergency Zika Virus Funds As U.S. Mosquito Season LoomsWith hundreds of Zika virus cases already detected in the United States and American territories, Senate Democrats introduced emergency funding Monday after what they describe as significant push back from Republicans.
San Francisco Company Bungled Ebola Response In Africa, Investigation FindsA U.S. company assigned a crucial role in the efforts to battle Ebola in Sierra Leone made a series of costly mistakes during the 2014 outbreak, an Associated Press investigation has found.
2nd Sacramento Area Patient Being Tested For EbolaKaiser Permanente confirms that a patient admitted to their facility in South Sacramento is being tested for the Ebola virus.
UC Davis Medical Center Patient Tests Negative For Ebola VirusA patient at the UC Davis Medical Center suspected of having the Ebola virus has tested negative, officials said.
Potential Ebola Patient Being Treated In SacramentoA patient suspected of potentially having been exposed to Ebola is being treated at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento.
Ebola, Bat Meat And Tracking Patient Zero— Global Stories Of 2014Health officials believe that the Ebola virus epidemic in West Africa began with a young boy (patient zero)— the first human to contract the disease who played with a hollowed out tree inhabited by bats.
Top Ten Stories Of 2014The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local's top ten news stories of 2014.
Doctor Nearly Killed By Ebola Shares Story Of Survival At UCSFA few months ago, Dr. Ian Crozier was in Sierra Leone, working with the World Health Organization, in the fight against Ebola. He never dreamed the virus would nearly kill him.
Bay Area African Immigrants Report Unfair Treatment Over Ebola OutbreakAfrican immigrants in the Bay Area say they've experienced harassment since the Ebola outbreak became the focus of public attention in the United States.
Bono, Affleck Stay Silent in PSA on Ebola ResponseCelebrities are playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.
San Francisco-Based National Guard Batallion May Be Headed To West Africa Ebola FightA unit of the California Army National Guard has been ordered to mobilize for possible deployment to West Africa to support U.S. and international efforts to fight the deadly Ebola virus.
Surgeon Who Contracted Ebola Virus In Sierra Leone Dies At Nebraska HospitalA surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone died Monday while being treated in a biocontainment unit at a Nebraska hospital, the facility said.