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A U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) virologist checks the 'deactivated' results of blood testing for Ebola in a newly-opened mobile laboratory on August 21, 2014 near Monrovia, Liberia. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

DFW Crew Flying Ebola Supplies To Liberia

Six people are headed from Alliance Airport in Fort Worth to Liberia on Tuesday to deliver medical supplies for workers who are fighting the Ebola outbreak in Africa.

08/26/2014

Fort Worth Dr. Kent Brantly (right) stands with his wife, Amber Brantly, during a press conference announcing his release from Emory Hospital on August 21, 2014. (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Funds Spring Up For Fort Worth Ebola Survivor

Former colleagues and fellow congregants are raising money and accepting donations for Dr. Kent Brantly, the Texas-trained doctor who survived Ebola.

08/22/2014

Kent Brantly (credit: Samaritan's Purse)

Fort Worth Doctor & Colleague Recovered From Ebola, Checked Out Of Hospital

Just a few weeks after returning to the United States with the Ebola virus, Fort Worth doctor Kent Brantly has recovered and could be heading home soon.

08/21/2014

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US Basketball: No Africa Trip After Ebola Outbreak

USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo says Friday the Americans were disappointed to call off what would have been the national team’s first trip to the African continent.

08/15/2014

Dr. Kent Brantly

Doctor With Ebola Hopes For Release ‘In Near Future’

A doctor from Fort Worth who contracted Ebola while doing missionary work in Africa hopes to be released in the near future, the international relief group has announced.

08/15/2014

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Second Ebola Patient Arrives At Emory Hospital In Atlanta

The second of two Ebola-stricken American patients is back on home soil, after contracting the disease while doing missionary work in Africa.

08/05/2014

Emory University Hospital is seen on August 1, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

2nd American Ebola Patient Returns To U.S.

Nancy Writebol, the second American infected with the Ebola virus, landed back in the United States on Tuesday morning.

08/05/2014

Emory University Hospital is seen on August 1, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Church Prays For Doctor’s Ebola Recovery

The CDC confirmed that Fort Worth doctor Kent Brantly, who was infected with the Ebola virus while working in West Africa, is showing strong signs of improvement.

08/04/2014

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Non-Profit Joins Fight Against Ebola Outbreak, Sends Supplies

A Dallas-based charity will send medical supplies to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak.

08/01/2014

Dr. Kent Brantly

Americans With Ebola Coming Back To U.S.

A retrofitted private jet is making its way to the United States on Friday with one of the two Americans who have been infected with the Ebola virus in West Africa.

08/01/2014

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The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To Know

The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.

07/31/2014

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Virginia Politician Defends Nude Bounty On Exotic Hunter, College Cheerleader

A Virginia politician has offered $100,000 to anyone with nude photos or videos of Kendall Jones, the 19-year-old Texas Tech cheerleader who posted photos of her exotic kills in Africa.

07/11/2014

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