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Stories with place: Liberia
  • Bill Clinton hopes to keep working - whatever Hillary does 
    Updated: May-28-15 2:27 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton made an impassioned appeal Thursday for modern health care in the Ebola-stricken countries of West Africa where his foundation works. He told The Associated Press afterward he hopes to keep working in Africa and elsewhere - regardless of what happens politically with his wife, Hillary.

  • Ebola-free Liberia cleared to host football games again 
    Updated: May-22-15 4:21 pm

    CAIRO - The Confederation of African Football has cleared Liberia to host international football games again after it was declared free of Ebola by the World Health Organization.

  • Guinea families transport bodies in public taxis story has photos
    Updated: May-22-15 12:41 pm

    CONAKRY, Guinea - Relatives of Ebola victims are transporting their bodies on public transportation in Guinea, seating the corpses upright between other passengers to skirt health controls and contributing to the spread of the deadly disease here, authorities said.

  • Liberia's government holds celebration to mark Ebola's end story has photos
    Updated: May-11-15 2:44 pm

    MONROVIA, Liberia - Liberians gathered in the streets of the capital on Monday to celebrate the end of the Ebola epidemic in this West African country.

  • Liberia cautiously marks end of Ebola after 4,700 deaths story has photos
    Updated: May-09-15 1:02 pm

    MONROVIA, Liberia - On the day Mercy Kennedy lost her mother to Ebola, it was hard to imagine a time when Liberia would be free from one of the world's deadliest viruses. It had swept through the 9-year-old's neighborhood, killing people house by house.

  • Mormon missionaries to return after African Ebola outbreak 
    Updated: May-06-15 11:02 am

    PROVO, Utah - Mormon missionaries will return to Liberia and Sierra Leone after being relocated from the two countries nine months ago.

  • Ebola victim's family says hospital's donation falls short 
    Updated: May-04-15 5:52 pm

    DALLAS - The family of the only person to die of Ebola in the United States said a Dallas hospital's donation to combat the disease in Africa fell far short of what they hoped.

  • Former US leader Clinton praises Liberia progress on Ebola story has photos
    Updated: May-04-15 5:46 pm

    MONROVIA, Liberia - Former President Bill Clinton said Monday he was pleased to see Liberia's progress in the fight against the deadly Ebola disease, and urged residents of the West African nation to support those who survived.