The Obama administration is pressing Democrat Gov. Cuomo of New York and Republican Gov. Christie of New Jersey to reverse their imposition of mandatory quarantines for all health care workers who have had contact with Ebola patients.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced the recall Saturday of 31,689 pounds of gluten free breaded chicken products possibly contaminated with Staphylococcal enterotoxin.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced Saturday that same-sex couples married in six additional states will receive “the fullest array of benefits allowable under federal law.”
Elected and appointed officials traversed New York City on Friday and Saturday, visiting the places where Dr. Craig Spencer had been before he showed symptoms of the Ebola virus, to prove the locations are safe.
Twenty-seven-year-old actress Candace Accola and musician Joe King became husband and wife at the Montegut House in New Orleans, with several of The Vampire Diaries co-stars attending the ceremony.
Scientific research has revealed that a primitive fish that lived in lakes in what is now Scotland reproduced using side-by-side copulation, rather than spawning.
The United States Supreme Court issued an order early Saturday morning allowing Texas to enforce a 2011 voting law requiring voters to present photo identification at the polls before casting ballots in the coming election.
On Sunday, the CDC confirmed the first case of Ebola virus transmission in the United States: a Dallas, Texas caregiver for Thomas Eric Duncan, the Ebola patient who died Wednesday at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital.
Defense attorneys for accused terrorist Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, filed a motion in federal court Friday to obtain government evidence showing he knew his older brother was involved in the unsolved homicides of three men in Waltham, Massachusetts.