The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi86° Sunny

Tonight

Lo64° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi89° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo63° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi89° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo62° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi87° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo63° Slight Chc Showers

Monday

Hi77° Chance Showers

Monday Night

Lo56° Chance Showers

Spanish priest dies of Ebola; UN debates ethics

Send to Kindle
Print This

MADRID — A Spanish missionary priest being treated for Ebola died today in a Madrid hospital amid a worldwide debate over who should get experimental Ebola treatments.

After holding a teleconference with medical experts around the world, the World Health Organization declared it is ethical to use unproven Ebola drugs and vaccines in the current outbreak in West Africa provided the right conditions are met. Its statement, however, sidestepped the key question of how to decide who should get the limited drugs.

View my options or Sign in