The Obama administration has imposed what looks like a compromise between the people demanding a prohibition on all travel to the US from West Africa and the medical community who are saying that such a ban would be counter productive.
In 1962, the expansion New York Mets finished their first season 40-120. They trailed league-leading San Francisco by an astonishing 60½ games. They suffered the most number of losses of any major league team since 1899!
The US does not yet have an ebola epidemic. West Africa has a very serious ebola epidemic. The US has just a few confirmed cases of the disease. Steps are being taken to contain those cases so that they do not provide the spark that creates an epidemic.
I hadn't heard anything about Houston Mayor Annise Parker recently. The last I remember was when the city council passed a human rights ordinance that ruffled the fundie feathers. Now they are trying to get a measure on the ballot to repeal it.
US tech companies have been able to sustain growth and expansion in an economic landscape with few really bright spots in employment opportunities. There has been an ongoing debate about the difficulties that women and minorities face in breaking into the tech club.
Rick Scott's Mama would be so proud. At the debate, after not showing up for 7 minutes because Charlie Crist had an electronic device at the debate. Crist had A small 10.00 fan for cooling at the podium.
After a weekend of political theater over the issue of appropriate practices for health care workers to follow on their return from Africa, the CDC has come out with new guidelines on what these should be.