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Scientists discover DNA might not be that useful as part of your annual checkup

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.Since the human genome was first sequenced in 2003, the immense promise of a technology that can reveal the 6 billion letters that make each of us who we are has...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Texas cities challenging law say it would force them to aid mass deportations

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.SAN ANTONIO - Lawyers for Texas cities fighting the state's tough new immigration law argued Monday that it would force local law enforcement to help federal officials...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Potentially steep pollution fines for Colorado oil producer

The US Environmental Protection Agency and Colorado regulators are seeking potentially steep fines against an oil and gas company for alleged air pollution violations

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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Spokeswoman: Cosby town hall's about education, not assault

A spokeswoman for Bill Cosby says the outcry over his plan to hold town hall meetings is misguided

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Judge won't disqualify colleague from abortion video case

A U.S. District Court judge has rejected an attempt to disqualify a fellow judge from a lawsuit over secret video recordings by an anti-abortion group

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Town limits councilman's broadcast of taps over loudspeaker

A Pennsylvania town says a councilman who broadcast taps at his home through loudspeakers every night must limit the activity

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Senator threatens to block arms deals over Qatar dispute

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Monday that he would "withhold consent" from all U.S. arms sales to Persian Gulf countries...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Arizona woman convicted in 2011 death of young cousin

An Arizona woman was convicted of first-degree murder Monday in the death of her 10-year-old cousin who was locked in a small plastic storage box in triple-digit heat

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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Former Packers RB Ahman Green charged with child abuse

Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green has been charged in Brown County, Wisconsin, with child abuse

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Supreme Court declines to hear arguments in mine spill suit

The U.S. Supreme Court won't hear arguments on New Mexico's lawsuit against Colorado over a 2015 mine waste spill that polluted rivers in both states and in Utah

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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Arkansas inmate on lam for 32 years visiting mom when caught

Arkansas State Police say a prison escapee who had been on the run for more than three decades was recaptured after authorities received information about his whereabouts from someone who met him 5 years after his escape

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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Not quite warp speed: Speeding man had alien doll passenger

Police say a suburban Atlanta motorist was carrying 'out-of-this world passenger' when he was stopped for speeding

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press