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In addition, Germany notes its first case of sexual transmission, and Argentina reports its first local cases.
The case also appears to be the first locally acquired Zika infection in the continental US in this outbreak.
Also, a Nature editorial says the DoD's anthrax missteps highlight regulation inequalities.
The transfer of potentially live B anthracis by an Army lab involved 575 shipments in 10 years, an official said.
A report points to faulty inactivation of Bacillus anthracis spores and inadequate testing.
As the CDC orders a comprehensive review, the DoD blames a lack of scientific consensus for its release of live Bacillus anthracis.
Although response efforts have curbed exponential growth, getting to zero will be a 'long and bumpy road.'
The White House's $6.2 billion emergency Ebola funding request got its first hearing in Congress today.
The administration today asked Congress for $6.18 billion in emergency funds.
WHO official is "cautiously optimistic" that an apparent slowing of disease activity there is real.
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