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New York, New Jersey announce quarantine for travelers in Ebola case
New York, New Jersey announce quarantine for travelers in Ebola case

Faced with New York’s first Ebola patient, the governors of New York and New Jersey on Friday announced a mandatory 21-day quarantine for anyone traveling from three West African nations who had direct contact with an Ebola patient. In a joint news conference, New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said the required isolation will include healthcare workers who treated patients afflicted with the virus in Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea. The two officials also announced stepped-up procedures at New York-area airports, where public health officials will now have real-time access to screening of incoming passengers and will be authorized to order...

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