Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa.
President Barack Obama is offering federal support to New York as it responds to its first Ebola case.
A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, according to preliminary test results, city officials said Thursday (US time).
A baby bear was found dead with trauma to the body in New York’s Central Park on Monday, baffling conservationists who are investigating where the cub came from.
Chanting “Hong Kong, Stay Strong,” about 350 people rallied in New York City’s Times Square late Wednesday to show their support for pro-democracy protesters in the southern Chinese city.