Ebola 101

WBEN Extra: Ebola Basics

With the diagnosis of the first U.S. case of Ebola, health officials say the possibility of a widespread outbreak is remote.

"It's contracted from close contact with body fluids of someone who has symptoms," explains Dr. Gale Burstein MD, the Erie County Health Commissioner
Ebola Concern

U.S. Ebola Patient Flew Roundabout Flight

The first reported case of Ebola in the United States is spooking airline investors and raising the prospect that some frightened travelers might stay home despite repeated reassurances from public-health experts. 

INSIDE: Flight Timeline & Key Dates | Sen. Schumer in Buffalo on Travel Wories
Campaign Trail

Governor's Race: Astorino's Tax Plan, Cuomo's Endorsements

(AP) Gov. Andrew Cuomo bagged an endorsement from a Rockefeller Republican as challenger Rob Astorino unveiled a tax cut plan that sreamlines New York's eight tax brackets to four.
Engine Plant

GM Tonawanda's Corvette Engine on National TV Tonight

The next generation Corvette engine, being built at the Tonawanda Engine plant, gets national attention  when The Science Channel's "How To  to Make It – A Dream Car.," airs at 10 pm tonight .
Secret Service

Collins Reacts to Pierson Resignation

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Reaction came quickly to the resignation of Julia Pierson as director of the Secret Service.
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