LONDON, Sept 2 - General Electric, UK engineer IMI and buyout funds CVC and First Reserve are preparing binding offers for Italian valve maker Petrolvalves, sources familiar with the situation said.
CHICAGO, Sept 2 - The world's worst Ebola outbreak is threatening the stability of affected and neighboring countries in West Africa and a "massive" response is needed to bring it under control, the head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday.
Sept 2 - International agencies and governments are struggling to contain the world's worst epidemic of the Ebola haemorrhagic virus that has killed over 1,500 people in West Africa. Here is a timeline of the main developments in the outbreak. March 22 - Guinea confirms that a previously unidentified haemorrhagic fever which killed over 50 people in its southeast Forest Region is the Ebola virus disease. One study traces the suspected original source to a 2-year-old b
WASHINGTON, Sept 2 - President Barack Obama has been briefed by top U.S. health officials about the ongoing Ebola outbreak in Africa, the White House said on Tuesday.
(Corrects first paragraph to add "Centers" dropped from full name of CDC)
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