NJ HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY A WOMAN WHO ARRIVED AT NEWARK INTL AIRPORT FROM WEST AFRICA HAS TESTED NEGATIVE FOR EBOLA IN A PRELIMINARY EVALUATION *

THE HEALTH CARE WORKER WHO HAD CONTACT WITH EBOLA PATIENTS BECAME THE FIRST TRAVELER QUARANTINED UNDER NEW RULES IMPOSED BY NY AND NJ *

RULES REQUIRE A 21-DAY QUARANTINE OF ALL ARRIVING AIRLINE PASSENGERS WHO HAVE HAD CONTACT WITH VICTIMS OF THE DEADLY DISEASE IN WEST AFRICA *

ILLINOIS OFFICIALS ANNOUNCED SAT THAT THEY ALSO WOULD BE ADOPTING THE MEASURES *

MEANWHILE, A NYC DOCTOR WHO CONTRACTED THE VIRUS WHILE WORKING WITH DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS IN GUINEA IS BEING TREATED AT MANHATTAN'S BELLEVUE HOSPTIAL *

WORLD HEALTH ORG SAYS THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE SICKENED BY THE EBOLA OUTBREAK IN WEST AFRICA HAS RISEN TO MORE THAN 10,000 *

UPDATE FROM THE UN HEALTH AGENCY SHOWS ABOUT 200 NEW CASES SINCE THE LAST REPORT FOUR DAYS AGO *

MOST OF THE CASES HAVE BEEN IN GUINEA, LIBERIA AND SIERRA LEONE *

PRES OBAMA SAYS THE U.S. MUST BE GUIDED BY SCIENCE AND NOT FEAR AS IT RESPONDS TO CASES OF EBOLA IN AMERICA *

IN HIS WEEKLY ADDRESS, THE PRES SAYS HE WAS PROUD TO GIVE TX NURSE NINA PHAM A HUG IN THE OVAL OFFICE AFTER SHE WAS CURED OF THE VIRUS *

OBAMA SAYS THE U.S. CAN BEAT THE DISEASE IF IT REMAINS VIGILANT *

IN THE GOP ADDRESS, TX CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATE WILL HURD SAYS IF ELECTED, HE'D HELP CURB AN ADMIN HE SAYS IS FAILING TO PROTECT THE ECONOMY *

ACTIVISTS SAY ISIS FIGHTERS ARE SHELLING THE NORTHERN SYRIAN TOWN OF KOBANI, WHERE THEY CONTINUE TO FIGHT KURDISH TROOPS *

FIGHTING IS CONCENTRATED ON THE SOUTHERN AND EASTERN EDGES OF THE TOWN, WHICH STRADDLES THE TURKISH BORDER *

ISIS LAUNCHED ITS OFFENSIVE ON KOBANI IN MID-SEPT AND CAPTURED DOZENS OF VILLAGES BEFORE ENTERING PARTS OF THE TOWN *

U.S. CENTRAL COMMAND SAYS COALITION-LED FORCES CONDUCTED MORE THAN 135 AIRSTRIKES AGAINST THE MILITANTS IN AND AROUND KOBANI, KILLING HUNDREDS OF ISIS MILITANTS *

PENTAGON SAYS A MARINE WHO DIED THURS IN A NONCOMBAT INCIDENT IN BAGHDAD WAS THE SECOND U.S. MILITARY DEATH ASSOCIATED WITH THE CAMPAIGN AGAINST ISIS *

THE MARINE WAS IDENTIFIED AS 19-YR-OLD LANCE CPL. SEAN P. NEAL OF RIVERSIDE, CA *

PENTAGON SAYS IT'S INVESTIGATING *

ON OCT 2, THE NAVY SAID A MARINE WHO EJECTED FROM AN MV-22 OSPREY AIRCRAFT OVER THE PERSIAN GULF WAS PRESUMED LOST AT SEA *

HEAD OF GERMANY'S DOMESTIC INTEL AGENCY SAYS THE NUMBER OF ISLAMIC EXTREMISTS IN THE COUNTRY IS GROWING RAPIDLY *

HANS-GEORG MAASSEN SAYS HIS AGENCY ESTIMATES THAT SOME 6,300 PEOPLE IN GERMANY ARE ADHERENTS OF A FUNDAMENTALIST STRAIN OF ISLAM KNOWN AS SALAFISM *

AUTHORITIES ESTIMATE THAT SOME 450 SALAFIS HAVE TRAVELED FROM GERMANY TO JOIN EXTREMIST GROUPS LIKE ISIS FIGHTING IN SYRIA AND IRAQ *

NEW DETAILS EMERGING ABOUT A SEATTLE-AREA STUDENT WHO OFFICIALS SAY KILLED ONE CLASSMATE AND WOUNDED FOUR OTHERS BEFORE TAKING HIS OWN LIFE *

OFFICIALS SAY TWO OF THE VICTIMS WERE THE COUSINS OF THE SUSPECTED GUNMAN, MARYSVILLE-PILCHUCK FRESHMAN JAYLEN FRYBERG *

THREE OF THE VICTIMS HAD HEAD WOUNDS AND ARE IN CRITICAL CONDITION, WHILE ANOTHER VICTIM IS IN SERIOUS CONDITION *

A MOTIVE FOR THE ATTACK REMAINS UNCLEAR *

MUSICIAN JACK BRUCE, BEST KNOWN AS THE BASSIST FROM CREAM, HAS DIED AT 71 *

BRITISH NATIVE BRUCE WROTE AND SANG MOST OF THE SONGS FOR THE 1960S GROUP, WHICH ALSO INCLUDED GUITARIST ERIC CLAPTON AND DRUMMER GINGER BAKER *

MANY NOTABLE ARTISTS COVERED HIS SONGS, INCLUDING JIMI HENDRIX, DAVID BOWIE AND ELLA FITZGERALD *