Latest News Wires UN: Ebola cases in W. Africa could top 20,000

The World Health Organization added that over 1,500 people have died from the virus since this latest outbreak began.

By , Associated Press

Martial Trezzini, Keystone/AP

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than six times as many as are now known, the World Health Organization said Thursday.