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Why hasn't the US closed its airports to travelers from Ebola-ravaged countries?

Why hasn't the US closed its airports to travelers from Ebola-ravaged countries?
According to the CDC, "a U.S. Department of Transportation rule permits airlines to deny boarding to air travelers with serious contagious diseases that could spread during flight, including travelers with possible Ebola symptoms. This rule applies to …
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American Airlines CEO: Relationship with MIA still 'incredibly important'
At the Miami Herald's office in Doral, he said the merger between American and US Airways, where he was previously CEO, has been “nicely successful” and beneficial to Miami because it created a network that allows more passengers to be fed into the hub.
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US Airways Passenger Yells 'I Have Ebola' On Flight From Philly To Punta Cana

US Airways Passenger Yells 'I Have Ebola' On Flight From Philly To Punta Cana
… the airport's medical center to undergo further testing. It was confirmed that he did not show signs of a fever, which tends to be an early symptom of Ebola. However, the man was still flown back to the U.S. to undergo a second precautionary round …
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US Airways pulls passenger from plane who yelled 'I have Ebola'
As Ebola panic grips the world, a US Airways flight from Philadelphia to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, was detained after landing Wednesday after a passenger sneezed then yelled “I have Ebola, you are all screwed.” The 54-year-old man reportedly also …
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Airline Stocks Tumbling After News Hospital Worker With Ebola Flew On
WASHINGTON — News that a health worker diagnosed with Ebola flew on a commercial flight the night before showing symptoms raised fears on Wall Street that the scare over the virus could reduce air travel. Shares of the biggest U.S. airlines tumbled …
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Ebola Scare — Airline Passenger Pleads … 'I Ain't From Africa'

Ebola Scare — Airline Passenger Pleads … 'I Ain't From Africa'
100914_ebola_scare_launch Fear of Ebola led to the scary scene in this video and it should be a lesson to everyone these days — NEVER say "Africa" right after sneezing on a plane … because you could be removed by men in hazmat suits. A US Airways …
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Passengers: Flight attendant refused to hang Army Ranger's uniform jacket
Passengers onboard a U.S. Airways flight from Portland, Oregon to Charlotte were outraged after they said a flight attendant mistreated an Army Ranger Thursday morning. They told Channel 9 that First Sergeant Albert Marle asked a flight attendant if he …
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