19 Oct 2014 06:58 PM EST
Hurricane Ana stays well south of Hawaii
Hurricane Ana stayed on a slow course south of Hawaii on Sunday, well off shore but spinning off threats of heavy rains, strong winds and high surf to the Pacific archipelago. The National Weather Service said “Hurricane Ana will continue to bring heavy rain and thunderstorms to the smaller islands today.” No hurricane has made a direct hit on Hawaii since Iniki, a Category 4 storm that struck in September 1992, killing six people and causing damage estimated at $2.4 billion.
Ebola-Infected Spanish Nurse Tests Negative For Virus
Ebola-Infected Spanish Nurse Tests Negative for Virus According to multiple reports, the person with Europe's first confirmed case of Ebola is on the mend. Teresa Romero, the Spanish nurse that contracted Ebola, has tested negative for the virus. The nurse said she made a mistake in removing... Read more
The E-Team: Pentagon Announces Special Ebola Support Squad
The E-Team: Pentagon Announces Special Ebola Support Squad The Defense Department said the Pentagon will train a 30-person expeditionary medical support team to provide immediate assistance to civilian health professionals in the U.S. if additional Ebola cases arise. Chuck Jacoby, to assemble... Read more
Hamas Leader's Daughter Received Medical Treatment In Israel: Sources
Hamas leader's daughter received medical treatment in Israel: sources A daughter of the leader of Hamas in Gaza was admitted to an Israeli hospital for emergency medical treatment this month after she suffered complications from a routine procedure, two sources familiar with the case said.... Read more
Who Owns The Moon?
Who Owns the Moon? Whether you're into mining, energy or tourism, there are lots of reasons to explore space. Some "pioneers" even believe humanity's survival depends on colonizing celestial bodies such as the Moon and Mars, both becoming central hubs for our further journey into the cosmos.... Read more
Pope Beatifies Paul VI At Remarkable Synod's End
Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that drew parallels to the tumultuous reforms of the Second Vatican Council which Paul oversaw and implemented. Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI was on hand for the Mass, which took... Read more
Officials in Spain say a nursing assistant who was infected with Ebola is now clear of the virus, according to initial blood tests. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's office said Sunday, Teresa Romero's... More
Forbes reported Microsoft is preparing to launch a smartwatch within the next few weeks that will passively track a user's heart rate and work across different mobile platforms. The wearable gadget's... More