Congo health workers face violence as Ebola virus spreads

(CNN)The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to rise as violence hampers health workers’ efforts to battle the virus. On Friday evening, an armed group tried to attack UN peacekeepers in the city of Beni in North Kivu province — the epicenter of…

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10th child dies from adenovirus outbreak in New Jersey

(CNN)Ten children have died and 18 others have become sick in connection with an adenovirus outbreak at a New Jersey health care facility, the state’s Department of Health announced Thursday. A staff member was also affected by the outbreak but has recovered. The health department also announced Wednesday that four…

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