DNA

Joseph James DeAngelo, charged with being the Golden State Killer, is wheeled into the courtroom as his attorney, public defender Diane Howard, left, looks on in Sacramento, Calif., Monday June 29, 2020.
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June 29, 2020 - 4:33 pm
Golden State Killer admits to dozens of rapes, murders
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AP News
October 21, 2019 - 9:42 am
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is planning to collect DNA samples from asylum-seekers and other migrants detained by immigration officials and will add the information to a massive FBI database used by law enforcement hunting for criminals, a Justice...
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October 02, 2019 - 6:08 pm
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is planning to expand the collection of DNA from migrants who cross U.S. borders, and to include the information in a massive criminal database operated by the FBI. The effort is separate from and much broader than the...
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September 27, 2019 - 1:50 pm
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal agents took down an alleged Medicare scam Friday that exploited seniors' curiosity about genetic medicine by enticing them to get their cheeks swabbed for unneeded DNA tests. Medicare was billed $2.1 billion. Dubbed "Operation...
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Jeff Katz
August 21, 2019 - 1:54 pm
After issuing an apology to a group of Native Americans for trying to exploit her "tribal heritage" for political gain, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has since deleted the results from her earth-shattering DNA test from her campaign website, per Breitbart News. READ MORE .
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He Jiankui, a Chinese researcher, center, speaks during the Human Genome Editing Conference in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018.(AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
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November 28, 2018 - 12:39 pm
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE , AP Chief Medical Writer HONG KONG (AP) — A Chinese researcher who claims to have helped make the world's first genetically edited babies says a second pregnancy may be underway. The researcher, He Jiankui of Shenzhen, revealed the pregnancy Wednesday while making his first...
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May 01, 2018 - 1:58 pm
By LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - Wanted: A million people willing to share their DNA and 10 years of health habits, big and small, for science. On Sunday, the U.S. government will open nationwide enrollment for an ambitious experiment: If they can build a large enough...
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