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Ebola outbreak 2014

Editor's note: @NBCNewYork is reporting that a Newark, NJ, hospital has isolated a sick passenger who landed at Newark Airport. While not commenting on the location, the CDC issued a statement confirming a passenger was identified during the screening process for individuals arriving in the United States from West Africa. - Jillian

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DHS announces all travelers from Ebola outbreak countries in West Africa must arrive at 1 of 5 US airports - @USATODAY, @ABC

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Officials at airports in Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark scheduled to start taking temperatures of passengers from 3 West African countries today as part of Ebola screenings - @AP

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Department of Homeland Security confirms Ebola screening will begin Thursday at Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark airports - @NBCNews

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President Obama calls additional Ebola screening at 5 key US airports 'really just belt-and-suspenders ... an added layer of protection' - @markknoller

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New airport screenings will 'add some confidence to our ability to ensure safety' of Americans, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest says - @lesleyclark

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White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest estimates about 150 will be checked per day under new Ebola screening procedures - @AP

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White House says 94% of passengers coming to US from Ebola-affected countries pass through 5 airports that will have extra screening measures - @Reuters

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More: Federal official says fever screening for Ebola will begin Saturday at New York City's JFK Airport; screening will start next week at Newark, Dulles, Chicago and Atlanta airports - @AP

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White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest confirms additional screening for Ebola at 5 US airports - @ZekeJMiller

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Travelers from West Africa will get fever screening for Ebola at 5 US airports, federal source says - @AP

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Travelers from West African countries will face stronger Ebola screening at 5 US airports: John F. Kennedy International Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport, O'Hare International Airport, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport - @washingtonpost

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Update: Test shows passengers on Newark flight do not have Ebola - @ABC7NY

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United Airlines confirms passengers on flight 998 at Newark, NJ, airport deplaned after ill passenger taken to local hospital - statement

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Photo: Immigration staff on United flight from Brussels at Newark, NJ, airport after CDC removed sick passenger - @paul_chard63

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Airport official: Ebola ruled out for passenger at Newark, NJ, airport; other passengers cleared to leave United flight 998 - @NorthJerseybrk

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Newark International Airport, Newark, NJ, US

RT @ScottFallon2: #BREAKING: #Ebola ruled out for passenger at #Newark airport, official says http://t.co/H7xrqg33b0 #cdc - @NorthJerseybrk

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Editor's note: ABC News is reporting that the passenger removed from United Airlines flight 998 at Newark, N.J., airport had flu-like symptoms, according to unnamed officials. A source tells ABC that the passenger was determined not to be contagious and other passengers were allowed to leave the plane. We're watching for official confirmation. - Stephanie

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More: United Airlines says CDC officials removed 2 passengers from flight 998 from Brussels at Newark, NJ, airport; other customers, crew instructed to remain on board - @ABC7NY

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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey confirm CDC officials to meet plane at Newark, NJ, airport carrying sick passenger from Brussels - @NBCNewYork

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