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Fiancee of Ebola Doctor Expected to Be Released Saturday
VILevi/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- City officials are expected to release the fiancée of Dr. Craig Spencer, who is quarantined in New York with the Ebola virus, from Bellevue hospital Saturday. Morgan Dixon is expected to be quarantined at the Manhattan apartment she shared with Spencer,
Health Worker Quarantined in New Jersey Describes Harrowing Ordeal
Creatas/Thinkstock (NEWARK, N.J.) -- Airport officials are poorly handling health care workers returning from Africa, says a nurse who was placed in quarantine at a New Jersey airport and tested negative for Ebola on Saturday. Kaci Hickox, the nurse who landed at New Jersey's Newark Liberty Airport
Guardrail Manufacturer to Halt Device Sales Amid Safety Concerns
zebra3/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Trinity Industries is halting sales of its controversial ET-Plus guardrail system, a device meant to protect motorists across the country that instead has been blamed by accident victims for dozens of injuries and deaths. The move came late Friday in ...
Department of Transportation to Review NHTSA Following Handling of Automobile Recall
csakisti/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Transportation will conduct a review of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, on the heels of a number of automobile recalls this year, a senior administration official confirmed to ABC News. The New York Times reports
Pa. Company Recalling Nearly 32,000 Pounds of Chicken Products
neirfy/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- A Pennsylvania company is recalling nearly 32,000 pounds of gluten-free breaded chicken products that may be contaminated with bacteria. According to the United States Department of Agriculture said in a press release Saturday that Murry's Inc. is ...
Federal Judge Issues Restraining Order Blocking Sports Betting in NJ
AndreyPopov/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- A federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order preventing New Jersey racetracks and casinos from allowing sports gambling. Gov. Chris Christie had signed a law earlier this month repealing the state's bad on sports wagering, and one ...
SpaceX Cargo Ship Expected to Splashdown Saturday Afternoon
Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft was released from the International Space Station on Saturday morning and is expected to splashdown in the Pacific Ocean at about 3:39 p.m. The spacecraft was designed to deliver cargo and people to "orbiting ...
Suspects in Sacramento Area Shooting Identified
aijohn784/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department confirmed that both suspects in the shooting that left two officers dead and an officer and a bystander injured. The SCSD identified the two suspects as Marcelo Marquez, 34, and Janelle Marquez ...
Judge Denies Request from Defense Team for James Holmes
Photo by Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images (AURORA, Colo.) -- A district court judge on Friday denied a request by the defense lawyers for James Holmes, the movie theater shooter, requesting an extension to the Oct. 29 deadline to file motions related to his second Court-ordered ...
WHO Could Field Test Ebola Vaccine by December
Photo by Fatih Erel/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The World Health Organization says an experimental Ebola vaccine could be ready for field testing by December, the BBC reports. As the number of cases of the disease has surpassed 10,000 in West Africa, with over 4,000 dead, the WHO has