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Irish Examiner
Kerry barrister selected to work with US Innocence Projectare on death row. The Innocence Project teams take on certain cases post convi
Kerry barrister selected to work with US Innocence Project
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 minutes ago
are on death row. The Innocence Project teams take on certain cases post conviction and specialise in using advances in DNA testing, uncovering evidence of police misconduct, and in driving reforms of the criminal justice system to prevent... Read more
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Deseret News
Myriad Genetics celebrates its pioneering role in cancer diagnosticsfield of genetic diagnostics. The company hosted a tour of its facilities last
Myriad Genetics celebrates its pioneering role in cancer diagnostics
Deseret News / Posted an hour ago
field of genetic diagnostics. The company hosted a tour of its facilities last week; the firm operates one of the largest DNA sequencing labs in the world. Myriad has commercialized a test for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer, developed novel... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Civil Rights Activist Tells Grads To Be The Next 'Greatest Generation'marriage equality and the labor movement, were once considered too radical for
Civil Rights Activist Tells Grads To Be The Next 'Greatest Generation'
The Huffington Post / Posted an hour ago
marriage equality and the labor movement, were once considered too radical for reality. "Mass movements are part of the DNA of American political democracy," he said. Edwards' own views, once considered militant, are now seen as representative... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Navy sailor who died at Normandy laid to rest in Minnesotain 2009 the family learned that Anderson may have been laid to rest in a grave
Navy sailor who died at Normandy laid to rest in Minnesota
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2009 the family learned that Anderson may have been laid to rest in a grave in a Normandy American Military Cemetery. DNA testing was needed to prove the person buried at Normandy was Anderson, but Lindstrand said he and the family were turned... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Navy sailor laid to rest in Minnesota 72 years after deathlearned in 2009 that Anderson may have been laid to rest in an unknown grave in
Navy sailor laid to rest in Minnesota 72 years after death
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
learned in 2009 that Anderson may have been laid to rest in an unknown grave in a Normandy American Military Cemetery. DNA tests confirmed it was Anderson, and he was brought back to Minnesota for a proper military farewell. Anderson was... Read more
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Perth Now
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’
Perth Now / Posted 2 hours ago
and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including in 2013, when it suggested making DNA inadmissable evidence in rape cases, instead calling for the revival of an Islamic law that makes it mandatory for a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Proof that comets could have sparked life on EarthComets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after f
Proof that comets could have sparked life on Earth
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after finding key components of DNA in their atmosphere for the first time. Experts have long believed that comets and asteroids brought water and amino acids when they crashed... Read more
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ABC News
Investing in the Habits of Old and Youngthe nearly two decades after World War II. This kind of demographic investing,
Investing in the Habits of Old and Young
ABC News / Posted 2 hours ago
the nearly two decades after World War II. This kind of demographic investing, as it’s called, has become ingrained in the DNA of American markets. Just Google “baby boomer products and services” and you’ll find more than 1.3 million entries. But... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Proof that comets could have sparked life on EarthComets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after f
Proof that comets could have sparked life on Earth
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after finding key components of DNA in their atmosphere for the first time. Experts have long believed that comets and asteroids brought water and amino acids when they crashed... Read more
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The Age
Proof that comets could have sparked life on EarthPhoto: ESA Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have pro
Proof that comets could have sparked life on Earth
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
Photo: ESA Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after finding key components of DNA in their atmosphere for the first time. Comets contain an awesome cocktail of organic material that, if provided with... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Proof that comets could have sparked life on EarthPhoto: ESA Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have pro
Proof that comets could have sparked life on Earth
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Photo: ESA Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after finding key components of DNA in their atmosphere for the first time. Comets contain an awesome cocktail of organic material that, if provided with... Read more
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WA Today
Proof that comets could have sparked life on EarthComets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after f
Proof that comets could have sparked life on Earth
WA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proved, after finding key components of DNA in their atmosphere for the first time. Experts have long believed that comets and asteroids brought water and amino acids when they crashed... Read more
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The Advocate
Proof of innocence a hard road for many freed Louisiana inmates seeking state compensationfor Thibodeaux, who was released from prison in 2012, argue that forensic testi
Proof of innocence a hard road for many freed Louisiana inmates seeking state compensation
The Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
for Thibodeaux, who was released from prison in 2012, argue that forensic testing found none of Thibodeaux’s DNA on the victim and someone else’s DNA on the wire used to strangle her. But state prosecutors have argued that “Damon... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Family of slain Taliban chief's driver presses chargesto display a 'T-plate'? Meanwhile a spokesman from Pakistan's Interior Ministr
Family of slain Taliban chief's driver presses charges
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
to display a 'T-plate'? Meanwhile a spokesman from Pakistan's Interior Ministry confirmed Mansour's killing following a DNA match with one of his relatives who had come from Afghanistan to take the body. Pakistan had not previously confirmed... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Navy sailor laid to rest in Minnesota 72 years after deathlearned in 2009 that Anderson may have been laid to rest in an unknown grave in
Navy sailor laid to rest in Minnesota 72 years after death
KTTC Rochester / Posted 4 hours ago
learned in 2009 that Anderson may have been laid to rest in an unknown grave in a Normandy American Military Cemetery. DNA tests confirmed it was Anderson, and he was brought back to Minnesota for a proper military farewell. Anderson was... Read more
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The Star
Brother of man killed in U.S. strike on Taliban chief files police reportfirst time on Sunday that it was indeed Mansour who was killed in the drone str
Brother of man killed in U.S. strike on Taliban chief files police report
The Star / Posted 4 hours ago
first time on Sunday that it was indeed Mansour who was killed in the drone strike. "He was identified after conducting a DNA test which showed a match with a close relative of Mullah Mansour's, who had come to Pakistan from Afghanistan to receive... Read more
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Salon.com
Driver’s family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistandrone strike, describing it as a violation of its sovereignty. On Sunday Pakis
Driver’s family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistan
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
drone strike, describing it as a violation of its sovereignty. On Sunday Pakistan’s interior ministry announced that a DNA test confirmed that Mansour had been killed in the U.S. drone attack. American and Afghan officials had already confirmed... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Body parts 'point to an explosion on board aircraft'Dr Hisham Abdel Hamid said in a statement quoted by Mena news agency. EgyptAir
Body parts 'point to an explosion on board aircraft'
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
Dr Hisham Abdel Hamid said in a statement quoted by Mena news agency. EgyptAir said relatives of the victims were giving DNA samples to forensics officials and investigators in the hope of identifying their loved ones. There has been no... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Trio of left-wing terror veterans 'come out of hiding for armed robbery spree'through a series of violent robberies. The trio are believed to have previousl
Trio of left-wing terror veterans 'come out of hiding for armed robbery spree'
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
through a series of violent robberies. The trio are believed to have previously launched a similar spree after their DNA was found in a getaway cars used in failed raids on security vans earlier this year. The group are Germany's most... Read more
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Boston Herald
Driver's family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistandrone strike, describing it as a violation of its sovereignty. On Sunday Pakis
Driver's family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistan
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
drone strike, describing it as a violation of its sovereignty. On Sunday Pakistan's interior ministry announced that a DNA test confirmed that Mansour had been killed in the U.S. drone attack. American and Afghan officials had already confirmed... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Pakistan: DNA test confirms Mansour's deathTaliban leader Mullah Mansour. (Rahmat Gul, AP File) Islamabad - A DNA test ha
Pakistan: DNA test confirms Mansour's death
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 hours ago
Taliban leader Mullah Mansour. (Rahmat Gul, AP File) Islamabad - A DNA test has confirmed that Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a US drone strike, Pakistan's interior ministry said on Sunday, as the family of a driver killed... Read more
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The Hindu
Superbug found in U.S.Aspread easily between bacteria. But mcr-1 poses a threat of an entirely differe
Superbug found in U.S.A
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
spread easily between bacteria. But mcr-1 poses a threat of an entirely different order; in this case a small piece of DNA (plasmid) found outside the chromosome carries a gene responsible for antibiotic resistance. Since the gene is found... Read more
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Swissinfo
Brother of man killed in U.S. strike on Taliban chief files police reportfirst time on Sunday that it was indeed Mansour who was killed in the drone str
Brother of man killed in U.S. strike on Taliban chief files police report
Swissinfo / Posted 5 hours ago
first time on Sunday that it was indeed Mansour who was killed in the drone strike. "He was identified after conducting a DNA test which showed a match with a close relative of Mullah Mansour's, who had come to Pakistan from Afghanistan to receive... Read more
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Reuters
Brother of man killed in U.S. strike on Taliban chief files police reportfirst time on Sunday that it was indeed Mansour who was killed in the drone str
Brother of man killed in U.S. strike on Taliban chief files police report
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
first time on Sunday that it was indeed Mansour who was killed in the drone strike. "He was identified after conducting a DNA test which showed a match with a close relative of Mullah Mansour's, who had come to Pakistan from Afghanistan to receive... Read more
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News.com.au
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including in 2013, when it suggested making DNA inadmissable evidence in rape cases, instead calling for the revival of an Islamic law that makes it mandatory for a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including in 2013, when it suggested making DNA inadmissable evidence in rape cases, instead calling for the revival of an Islamic law that makes it mandatory for a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The odd story of a crow that meddled in a Vancouver crime scene by stealing a knife(Everyone refers to Canuck as a he, though the bird's gender is not known; Berg
The odd story of a crow that meddled in a Vancouver crime scene by stealing a knife
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
(Everyone refers to Canuck as a he, though the bird's gender is not known; Bergman said he is going to send feathers to a DNA lab to settle the matter.) Before his cameo at the crime scene, the corvid had become known for attacking a cyclist,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Full military honors for local WWII soldiercasualties during that fight, including Uncle Earl. Decades later Sue Dutreil
Full military honors for local WWII soldier
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 hours ago
casualties during that fight, including Uncle Earl. Decades later Sue Dutreil was contacted by a distant cousin asking for DNA to help identify remains that had been found in 2011. "A native of New Guinea who was in the jungle area found dog tags... Read more
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Perth Now
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including in 2013, when it suggested making DNA inadmissable evidence in rape cases, instead calling for the revival of an Islamic law that makes it mandatory for a... Read more
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Fortune
That Cell-Phone Cancer Study isn’t Quite What it SeemsAnd since the main difference between GSM and CDMA is their data standard, ther
That Cell-Phone Cancer Study isn’t Quite What it Seems
Fortune / Posted 6 hours ago
And since the main difference between GSM and CDMA is their data standard, there should only be different impacts if DNA could be corrupted by binary code. All that suggests the results could simply be a statistically random variation,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Driver's family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistandrone strike, describing it as a violation of its sovereignty. On Sunday Pakis
Driver's family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistan
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 hours ago
drone strike, describing it as a violation of its sovereignty. On Sunday Pakistan's interior ministry announced that a DNA test confirmed that Mansour had been killed in the U.S. drone attack. American and Afghan officials had already confirmed... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mysterious Ernie Adams is the Patriots’ man behind the curtainSkull-imploding substitution plays that paralyzed John Harbaugh in New England’
Mysterious Ernie Adams is the Patriots’ man behind the curtain
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
Skull-imploding substitution plays that paralyzed John Harbaugh in New England’s playoff win over Baltimore? Adams’s DNA is sprinkled over all Patriot strategy and trickeration. History and anecdotal evidence suggest that Adams would know a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including in 2013, when it suggested making DNA inadmissable evidence in rape cases, instead calling for the revival of an Islamic law that makes it mandatory for a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including
Muslims ‘allowed to lightly beat wives’
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including in 2013, when it suggested making DNA inadmissable evidence in rape cases, instead calling for the revival of an Islamic law that makes it mandatory for a... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Coca Cola Debuts Limited-Edition Patriotic Cansvery beginning in 1941, the USO has been near and dear to us. Our relationship
Coca Cola Debuts Limited-Edition Patriotic Cans
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 hours ago
very beginning in 1941, the USO has been near and dear to us. Our relationship is now part of our heritage, our DNA. The patriotic graphics on special 16 oz. cans and multiple club packs are a small way of saying thanks to the USO for... Read more
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FOX Business
Are Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates Wrong About Illumina?Could we soon have a simple blood test for all cancers? A test that is able to
Are Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates Wrong About Illumina?
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
Could we soon have a simple blood test for all cancers? A test that is able to detect every form of cancer through a DNA blood screening, long before any symptoms arise? Before you write that idea off as a foolhardy quest similar to the hunt for the... Read more
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FOX Business
Are Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates Wrong About Illumina?Could we soon have a simple blood test for all cancers? A test that is able to
Are Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates Wrong About Illumina?
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
Could we soon have a simple blood test for all cancers? A test that is able to detect every form of cancer through a DNA blood screening, long before any symptoms arise? Continue Reading Below Before you write that idea off as a foolhardy quest... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brother of slain Taliban chief's driver presses charges against USCONFIRMED Meanwhile a spokesman from Pakistan's Interior Ministry on Sunday co
Brother of slain Taliban chief's driver presses charges against US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
CONFIRMED Meanwhile a spokesman from Pakistan's Interior Ministry on Sunday confirmed Mansour's killing following a DNA match with one of his relatives who had come from Afghanistan to take the body. Pakistan had not previously confirmed... Read more
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Philly.com
Descendants of WWI vets remember their sacrificebuddies talking. My father was also a veteran and also very involved in this or
Descendants of WWI vets remember their sacrifice
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
buddies talking. My father was also a veteran and also very involved in this organization. So this service is kind of in my DNA." Rentz's grandfather was a scout for the 314th in France. "The scouts would go on the other side of no man's land,"... Read more
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chroniclelive
Keith Rochester flys home after fighting for life in Cubadiscovered his kidney was missing, but when Pam and George requested their son’
Keith Rochester flys home after fighting for life in Cuba
chroniclelive / Posted 7 hours ago
discovered his kidney was missing, but when Pam and George requested their son’s organ be returned it was discovered its DNA did not match. A Greek doctor was convicted in 2008 of neglecting Christopher during his treatment in hospital, but the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Master Gardener Explains Soil NitrogenNitrogen is necessary for the chemical processes taking place in living cells.
Master Gardener Explains Soil Nitrogen
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Nitrogen is necessary for the chemical processes taking place in living cells. It is used to make plant chlorophyll, DNA, amino acids, proteins and enzymes in all living things. But the nitrogen needed for plant life doesn’t come from mineral... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Islamic men can ‘lightly beat’ wivesand it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including
Islamic men can ‘lightly beat’ wives
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
and it has drawn widespread criticism in the past for other rulings — including in 2013, when it suggested making DNA inadmissable evidence in rape cases, instead calling for the revival of an Islamic law that makes it mandatory for a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Drug-resistant superbug: What you need to know nowcolistin-resistance gene. What that means is that the strain of E. coli the wom
Drug-resistant superbug: What you need to know now
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 hours ago
colistin-resistance gene. What that means is that the strain of E. coli the woman contracted carries a gene on a portion of DNA called a plasmid. The plasmid passes along that gene -- mcr-1 -- making more of the bacterium in her body resistance to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Redefining meaning of ‘metal’ with new Flash Plus 2affordable price. The new addition to Flash’s roster of high-quality smartphone
Redefining meaning of ‘metal’ with new Flash Plus 2
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 hours ago
affordable price. The new addition to Flash’s roster of high-quality smartphones carries the same excellent photographing DNA that the brand has been known for—and it’s boxed in a sleek, metal case that’s designed based on the taste and demand of... Read more
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Rappler
Brother of slain Taliban chief's driver presses charges against UScase, if any. Meanwhile a spokesman from Pakistan's Interior Ministry on Sunda
Brother of slain Taliban chief's driver presses charges against US
Rappler / Posted 8 hours ago
case, if any. Meanwhile a spokesman from Pakistan's Interior Ministry on Sunday confirmed Mansour's killing following a DNA match with one of his relatives who had come from Afghanistan to take the body. Pakistan had not previously confirmed... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Millions in never-ending vigil to bury their deadof the conflicts in former Yugoslavia and set up in 1996 by then US president B
Millions in never-ending vigil to bury their dead
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 hours ago
of the conflicts in former Yugoslavia and set up in 1996 by then US president Bill Clinton, the ICMP has used sophisticated DNA matching techniques to identify more than 70 percent of the 40,000 who went missing in the Balkans wars. Now it is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Pakistan: DNA test confirms Taliban head's deathISLAMABAD (AP) - A DNA test has confirmed that Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akh
Pakistan: DNA test confirms Taliban head's death
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) - A DNA test has confirmed that Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike, Pakistan's interior ministry said Sunday, as the family of a driver killed in the strike sought legal action. A DNA sample... Read more
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The China Post
The never-ending vigil for millions who yearn to bury their deceasedthe conflicts in former Yugoslavia and set up in 1996 by then-U.S. President Bi
The never-ending vigil for millions who yearn to bury their deceased
The China Post / Posted 8 hours ago
the conflicts in former Yugoslavia and set up in 1996 by then-U.S. President Bill Clinton, the ICMP has used sophisticated DNA matching techniques to identify more than 70 percent of the 40,000 who went missing in the Balkans wars. Now it is... Read more
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FOX News
Pakistan: DNA test confirms Taliban head's deathA DNA test has confirmed that Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was k
Pakistan: DNA test confirms Taliban head's death
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
A DNA test has confirmed that Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike, Pakistan's interior ministry said Sunday, as the family of a driver killed in the strike sought legal action. A DNA sample from one of the... Read more
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Breitbart
Missing Remains of WWII Marine Finally Returned to Texassister, 85-year-old Mary Jo Hopson was contacted by the Marine Corps last summe
Missing Remains of WWII Marine Finally Returned to Texas
Breitbart / Posted 8 hours ago
sister, 85-year-old Mary Jo Hopson was contacted by the Marine Corps last summer. They asked her for a sample of her DNA to test against those of yet unidentified Marines. A match was found and the private will now come home to his... Read more
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