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mission. The report said the

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proportion of patients now

Bryan Lewis, an epidemiologist at the Virginia Bioin-

in such settings was about 18

formatics Institute at Virginia

Another set of ominous projections about the Ebola

percentin Liberia and 40 perepidemic in West Africa was cent in Sierra Leone. released Tuesday, in a report The caseload projections from the Centers for Disease are based on data from AuControl and Prevention that gust, but Dr. Thomas Frieden, gave worst- and best-case es- the CDC director, said the timates for Liberia and Sier- situation appeared to have ra Leone based on computer improvedsincethen because modeling. more aid had begun to reach In the worst-case scenario, the region. "My gut feeling is, the acthe two countries could have a total of 21,000 cases of Ebo- tions we're taking now ar e la by Sept. 30 and 1.4 million going to make that worst-case casesby Jan. 20ifthe disease scenarionot come to pass," keeps spreading without ef- Frieden said in a t elephone fective methods to

c ontain interview. "But it's important

Tech, agreed that the estimates were reasonable, per-

haps even a bit low compared with those generated by other models. He said that if some of the latest data from the

World Health Organization is plugged into the CDC model, "the verylarge numbers of estimatedcases are,unfortunately, even larger." The current official case count is 5 ,843, including 2,803 deaths, according to the WHO. The CDC estimates omit Guinea, which has been hit

it. These figures take into ac- to understand that it could count the fact that many cases happen." hard, becausethe epidemic go undetected and estimate Outside experts said its struck in waves that could not that there are actually 2.5 modeling figures were in line be modeled. times as many as reported. with estimates by others in President Barack Obama's In the best-case model, the the field. promise last week t o send "It's a nice job," said Ira epidemic in both countries 3,000 military personnel to would be "almost ended" by Longini, a professor of bio- Liberia and to build 17 hospiJan. 20, the report said. Suc- statistics at the University of tals there, each with 100 beds, cess would require safe fu- Florida who has also done was part of the solution, Frienerals at which no one touch- computer modeling of the epi- den said. But it was not clear es the bodies and treating 70 demic. "It summarizes the ex- when those hospitals would percent of patients in settings tent of the problem and what be ready, or who would staff that reduce the risk of trans- has to happen to deal with it." them.

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Obama and his daughters departed by helicopter for Camp W ASHINGTON — Th e David, Maryland, to join first Secret Service's errors in re- lady Michelle Obama for the sponding to the trespasser weekend. who dashed into the White The incident highlights House last week occurred the complicated nature of relong before he vaulted the ex- sponding to fence jumpers ecutive mansion's iron fence, and more ambiguous threats former top agents said. against the president. SecuriThe agency didn't properly ty personnel must make lifehandle two previous encoun- or-death decisions in a matter

tioning. On July 19, authori-

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ties said, he was pulled over in Wythe County, Virginia,

ters with former U.S. Army veteran Omar Gonzalez, 42, including one last month in

why the Secret Service didn't keep better track of Gonza-

of seconds.

The Secret Service is reviewing the incident and its

which a Secret Service officer questioned him strolling

interactions with Gonzalez,

more than a few feet into the White House, said John

p rosecutors said i n

about 300 miles from Wash-

ington, and charged with possession of a weapon after officers found in his Ford Bronco

a sawed-off shotgun and a map with a line drawn to the White House.

Magaw said internal investigatorsneed to uncover lez after his arrest and why

the officer who later stopped of Copperas Cove, Texas, who him apparently didn't run his near the White House with a w as charged in federalcourt name through databases that hatchet in his pants, accord- with unlawful entry and is would have triggered a deeping to the former officials. being held without bond. er investigation. "Why didn't they do more A nother error w a s m o r e Ed Donovan, a Secret Sermundane: failing to lock the vice spokesman, declined to with him in Richmond? That executive mansion's f r ont discuss specifics about the in- is one question," Magaw said. "Another is why this officer door. cident or the review. "Was it training? Was it didn't name-check him. If he Despite those mistakes, the former officials said the secu- tactics'? Was it execution'? Or had name-checkedhim, they rity officers on duty showed was it protocols?" he said. would have had him weeks proper discretion in not un- "Everything is under review." ago." leashing attack dogs or openWhen he hopped the fence, Magaw said officers dising fire when the man raced Gonzalez was wearing a played good judgment in not across the lawn just before T-shirt and jeans and had a unleashing guard dogs to 7:20 p.m. Friday. knife in his pocket. A search chase down the fence-jump"The officers were actually of hiscar turned up more ing intruder. In the confusion successful," because nobody than 800 rounds of ammuni- of the moment, the dogs may was hurt and the trespasser tion in boxes and magazines, have attacked officers by was stopped before getting two hatchets and a machete, mistake. c ourt

Monday. M agaw, f aormer Secret SerWhen he was stopped on vice director. "It's not pretty. Aug. 25 near the south fence But I think there were a lot of of the White House, he had good decisions made here." a hatchet in his waistband, The b reach o c curred prosecutors said. The officer just after President Barack released Gonzalez after ques-

The internal review likely will find that most offi-

cersacted appropriately and showed restraint in not shooting Gonzalez.They could probably tell he wasn't carrying a gun or a bomb or other type of weapon, he said.


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