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Will Maine enforce quarantine on nurse who treated Ebola patients?
(CNN) – It's hot enough to vaporize a human being, and now a river of lava, chest-high in some places, is moving closer to a community where a thousand people live on the big island of Hawaii.
Many residents have left their homes already, as the Kīlauea Volcano threatens to change their lives, and geography forever.
Hawai'i Island Mayor Billy Kenoi joins CNN's "The Lead with Jake Tapper" to discuss the latest.
(CNN) – Governors issuing routine quarantines on individuals who have had contact with Ebola patients are trying to protect people in their states, but they are overreacting, says a former U.S. surgeon general.
"We must make our decisions based on scientific evidence as opposed to our reaction and when we do not have the knowledge, sometimes we overreact and we overprotect," says Dr. Joycelyn Elders.
"It's not like we have to treat them as if they have to be locked up. That's just not necessary based on any of the science we have about this," said Dr. Michael Osterholm, with the University of Minnesota.
For more of our interview with Dr. Osterholm, check out the video above.
(CNN) – A father of students at Marysville-Pilchuck High School describes waiting to hear his two children are safe.
On Friday, a freshman student opened fire at the school, shooting five people, and killing one, authorities said. A federal law enforcement official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the shooter died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
(CNN) – The alleged gunman behind Wednesday's Ottawa shootings, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, had "connections" to jihadists in Canada who shared a radical Islamist ideology, including at least one who went overseas to fight in Syria, multiple U.S. sources told CNN on Thursday.
CNN's Pamela Brown reports.