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TX Ebola Patient ID’d As Liberian Man

Posted On October 02, 2014

(Dallas, TX) -- The Ebola patient in Dallas is being identified. Multiple reports say Thomas Duncan is in serious condition and strict isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. The Liberian was diagnosed with the deadly disease on Tuesday. The "New York Times" reports Duncan helped transport a pregnant woman suffering from Ebola to a…

U.S. And India Agree To Explore Mars Together

Posted On October 01, 2014

(Undated) -- U.S. and Indian space agencies are joining forces to explore Mars. NASA signed an agreement Tuesday with the Indian Space Research Organisation to work together during future explorations of the red planet. The two space agencies agreed to work together to observe and form scientific analysis from an American and an Indian satellite…

Kerry Calls For China’s Restraint In Hong Kong Protests

Posted On October 01, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is calling on China to show restraint in handling the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.   Kerry made the remark Wednesday as he welcomed China's foreign minister for talks at the State Department in Washington. Kerry said the U.S. has "high hopes" the authorities in Hong Kong…

President Obama And Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Meet

Posted On October 01, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is discussing Middle Eastern issues with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House.   In their first meeting since the beginning of the recent war in Gaza, Obama said he wants to find common ground with the Israeli leader to achieve goals beneficial to both countries. Obama said…

France To Boost Military Response To ISIS

Posted On October 01, 2014

(Paris) -- French President Francois Hollande says his country will up its military commitment in the fight against ISIS. A statement from Hollande's office didn't provide further details. France has been taking part in air strikes against ISIS. The militant jihadist group has seized large parts of northern Iraq and is based in neighboring Syria.