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A bold new way to test cancer drugs started Monday in hundreds of hospitals around the U.S. In a medical version of speed dating, doctors will sort through multiple experimental drugs and match patients to the one most likely to succeed based on each person's unique tumor gene...
LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A smoky wildfire burning near homes in the southern Sierra Nevada west of California's Lake Isabella was holding steady Monday and crews expected to make significant progress before hotter, drier weather sets in later in the week. Firefighters using...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Seven of the eight hair-hanging circus acrobats who fell to the ground during a "human chandelier" stunt in Providence last month have hired a Chicago-based law firm to represent them, the firm announced Monday. The women were injured during a May 4...
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Aaron Hernandez's attorneys on Monday asked a judge to throw out one of the former NFL star's murder cases, saying prosecutors lack evidence. Prosecutors countered that they can tie Hernandez to Odin Lloyd's shooting and that the killing was part of a...
A bold new way to test cancer drugs started Monday. Like a medical version of speed dating, doctors will sort through multiple experimental drugs and match patients to the one most likely to succeed based on each person's unique tumor gene profile. Five drug companies, the...
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Eleven states in the eastern U.S. will share $102.7 million in grants from the federal government to protect against future storms, with the greatest amount of funded projects in New Jersey and New York. The U.S. Department of the Interior's Hurricane...
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Eleven states in the eastern U.S. will share $102.7 million in grants from the federal government to protect against future storms, with the greatest amount of funded projects in New Jersey and New York. The money will fund a variety of projects to...
LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire burning near homes Monday in the southern Sierra Nevada west of California's Lake Isabella grew only slightly overnight and crews expected to make significant progress before hotter, drier weather sets in later in the week. Firefighters...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mississippi has sued credit reporting giant Experian, alleging sweeping errors in the company's data and routine violations of consumer protection laws. Mississippi's action — and a previously unreported multi-state investigation of credit bureaus led by Ohio...