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AP Exclusive: U.S. Scientists try 1st Gene Editing in the Body

Man Charged with Hiring Hackers to Sabotage Former Employer

By Marilynn Marchione |
Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person's DNA to cure a disease.

Could Anyone Stop Trump from Launching Nukes? The Answer: No

Could Anyone Stop Trump from Launching Nukes? The Answer: No

By Robert Burns | Nov 17
Here's a question rarely raised before Donald Trump ran for the White House: If the president ordered a pre-emptive nuclear strike, could anyone stop him? The answer is no.

Hydroponic Histrionics? Organic Purists Assail Designation

Hydroponic Histrionics? Organic Purists Assail Designation

By Lisa Rathke | Nov 17
Can you call a tomato grown in a nutrient solution instead of dirt "organic"? Some purists don't think so.

NYC Passes Bill to Make Revenge Porn a Crime

NYC Passes Bill to Make Revenge Porn a Crime

By Colleen Long | Nov 17
The City Council on Thursday passed legislation that would make it a crime to engage in revenge porn, sharing intimate images of people with an aim to embarrass or hurt them.

Beetle May Help Fight 'Super Invader' Tree

Beetle May Help Fight 'Super Invader' Tree

Nov 16
Southern states appear to be losing ground against the Chinese tallow, a highly invasive tree rapidly overtaking native forests. Scientists are working with the USDA on the possible release of a beetle that eats tallow roots and leaves.

FDA Approves First Digital Ingestion Tracking System Med

FDA Approves First Digital Ingestion Tracking System Med

Nov 16
The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system, in an unprecedented move to ensure that patients with mental illness take the medicine prescribed for them.