Latest News Wires Peace Corps leaves Ebola-affected Africa as Sierra Leone declares health emergency

Another African nation is dealing with the deadly outbreak. The United States is pulling Peace Corps volunteers out of those countries as a precaution.

By , Associated Press

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The president of Sierra Leone declared a public health emergency as the Ebola crisis blamed for nearly 700 deaths deepened across West Africa, vowing to quarantine sick patients at home and conduct house-to-house searches for others who may have been exposed.