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LONDON (AP) — In a medical first, a woman in Sweden has given birth after receiving a womb transplant, the doctor who performed the pioneering procedure said Friday. The 36-year-old mother received a uterus from a close family friend last year. Her baby boy was born prematurely...
NEW YORK (AP) — A ticket-fixing case that embarrassed the New York Police Department nearly three years ago before fading from the headlines is finally unfolding in a Bronx courtroom, laying bare the conflicts of police investigating their own. Sitting at the defense table...
Tens of thousands of the country's most vulnerable people are living in nursing homes without adequate sprinklers or that are missing them altogether, according to government data. Despite a history of deadly nursing home fires and a five-year lead-up to an August 2013 deadline...
NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase revealed this week that 76 million households were affected by a cyberattack against the bank this summer. The nation's largest bank said there is no evidence that hackers stole account numbers, passwords, birth dates or Social Security numbers...
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — A candidate for Navajo Nation president must either take a test or be called to testify to determine whether he's fluent enough in the tribe's language to qualify for the post. That was the determination Friday by Richie Nez of the tribe's Office of...
NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase revealed this week that 76 million households were affected by a cyberattack against the bank this summer. The nation's largest bank said there is no evidence that hackers stole account numbers, passwords, birth dates or Social Security numbers...
LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — A pit bull owner convicted of second-degree murder after his dogs fatally mauled a woman was sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in prison. Alex Donald Jackson, 31, was convicted last month in the death of Pamela Devitt. The 63-year-old retiree was...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The expanding international footprint of the Mormon church will be on display this weekend during a biannual conference that brings 100,000 church members to Salt Lake City to listen to words of guidance and inspiration from the faith's leaders. Thousands...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An attorney for the family of a California teenager who was declared brain-dead says doctors have found signs of brain functions and is seeking an unprecedented court order declaring her alive. Attorney Chris Dolan said Thursday that doctors at the nonprofit...