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Biden chooses longtime adviser Ron Klain as chief of staff

Klain served as coordinator to the Ebola response during the 2014 outbreak.

US regulators approve 1st treatment for Ebola virus

U.S. regulators have approved the first drug for treating Ebola.

5 things you should know about coronavirus

President Trump announced Thursday that malaria drugs chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine will be made available "almost immediately" to treat coronavirus patients.

CoverGirl male model apologizes for ‘Ebola’ comment

Seventeen-year-old James Charles tweeted on the eve of a school trip to South Africa: "I can't believe we're going to Africa today omg what if we get Ebola?"

Senate deal reached on reduced Zika funding measure

A senior Senate Democrat says there's a deal to advance a $1.1 billion measure to battle the Zika virus. The bill is smaller than President Barack Obama's $1.9 billion request but is expected to get sweeping support in a vote next week.

WHO says new case of Ebola confirmed in Liberia

The World Health Organization says a new case of Ebola has been confirmed in Liberia, days after saying the outbreak no longer qualifies as an international health emergency.

WHO declares end of Ebola virus in Guinea

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Republic of Guinea Ebola-free.

Brunswick County EMS prepares for emerging diseases

video Brunswick County is making sure they are prepared for emerging diseases. Today, several agencies came together to make sure they know what to do if an outbreak happens. This simulation was for ebola.

Surgeon with Ebola died, Nebraska hospital says

videoA Nebraska hospital says an Ebola patient being treated in its biocontainment unit has died.

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Wilmington to vote on funding new film industry initiative

Getting some hands-on work in the film industry, funded by the City of Wilmington. That's the goal of a new workforce development initiative city council discussed during an agenda briefing on Monday morning.

CFCC Kicks Off ‘Countdown to College’ Application Nights

In recognition of College Application Week across North Carolina, Cape Fear Community College is launching a series of College Application Nights this week at the College’s Wilmington, Castle Hayne, Burgaw and Surf City locations.

Man arrested, charged in downtown Wilmington multi-car pileup

Wilmington Police have arrested and charged Thaddeus Hakeem Boney, 30, of Wilmington in a multi-car crash that happened in downtown Wilmington on October 8.

EPA unveils strategy to regulate toxic ‘forever chemicals’

The Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams.