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Barbara Smith (R), a nurse with Mount Sinai Health System, and Bryan Christensen, a doctor  and member of the Center for Disease Control's Domestic Infection Control Team for the Ebola Response, demonstrate to health care professionals how to properly put on protective medical gear when working with someone infected with the ebola virus. The outfit includes two pairs of gloves, mesh breathing mask, protective hood, plastic face shield, booties, liquid resistant gown and sanitizer.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Ebola vs. Lottery: Your Odds Of Winning Jackpot Are Much Better

With all of the coverage surrounding the potential spread of Ebola in the United States, it might be time to step back and consider your odds of actually dying from the virus.

10/30/2014

Cardinal George talks with reporters Monday about the pope's resignation. (CBS)

Pope Betting Odds: Cardinal George Is 150-1 Longshot

The odds that Chicago’s Francis Cardinal George will be the next pope?

02/28/2013

Devin Hester

Bears’ Super Bowl Odds 28/1, Packers And Patriots Favored

The NFL’s 2011 schedule is out, but the league and the players union are still in the midst of labor negotiations that could threaten some, or all, of the upcoming season.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011