The airport is one of five U.S. airports where health screening is in place for passengers whose journeys originated in the three countries that have borne the brunt of the worst Ebola outbreak on record. Such passengers are now obliged to route journeys into the United States through those five airports.
Peter Abell, owner of the Kingsurf surf school at Mawgan Porth - which was not involved in the incident - was on his lunchbreak when the incident took place, and described the tragedy as "really, really unlucky".
Ebola's first appearance on U.S. soil last month in a Liberian visitor to Texas, Thomas Eric Duncan, led to a series of public health missteps. Duncan died on Oct. 8 and two nurses who treated him were infected. On Friday, health officials declared them both free of the virus.
Now, the Giants must go on the road once more to try to close it out — just the way they did in 2010 at Texas and again two years later, closing out a four-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers in Motown. Game 6 is Tuesday night in Kansas City, with Jake Peavy taking the ball for San Francisco and trying for his second title in two years after winning it all with Boston last season.
Cuomo had criticized Dr. Craig Spencer, who tested positive for Ebola on Thursday, for not obeying a 21-day voluntary quarantine. But on Sunday, he called the health care workers "heroes" and said his administration would encourage more medical workers to volunteer to fight Ebola.