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This popular DNA kit is on sale for the Fourth of July – USA TODAY

This popular DNA kit is on sale for the Fourth of July  USA TODAY

If you’re curious to find out more about your heritage, Ancestry can help, and right now, their DNA test kits are on sale for the Fourth of July.

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DNA testing unites AL woman with father 48 years after her birth – WKYT

DNA testing unites AL woman with father 48 years after her birth  WKYT

Shannon Privett and her father say ancestry.com brought them together, but it was luck. Neither of them were searching for each other.

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Man Guilty Of Brutally Killing High School Sweethearts In 1987, First Ever Convicted With Help Of Genetic Genealogy – Oxygen

Man Guilty Of Brutally Killing High School Sweethearts In 1987, First Ever Convicted With Help Of Genetic Genealogy  Oxygen

William Earl Talbott killed Jay Cook and Tanya Van Cuylenborg in 1987 and seemingly got away with it, until DNA and genetics linked him to the scene of the …

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William Earl Talbott Guilty Of Killing Jay Cook, Tanya Van Cuylenborg, | Crime Time – Oxygen

William Earl Talbott Guilty Of Killing Jay Cook, Tanya Van Cuylenborg, | Crime Time  Oxygen

William Earl Talbott killed Jay Cook and Tanya Van Cuylenborg in 1987 and seemingly got away with it, until DNA and genetics linked him to the scene of the …

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Genealogy Sites Have Helped Identify Suspects. Now They’ve Helped Convict One. – The New York Times

Genealogy Sites Have Helped Identify Suspects. Now They’ve Helped Convict One.  The New York Times

A new forensic technique sailed through its first test in court, leading to a guilty verdict. But beyond the courtroom, a battle over privacy is intensifying.

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Teenage genealogist has a gift for linking your past to your present – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Teenage genealogist has a gift for linking your past to your present  The Philadelphia Inquirer

Meet Eric Schubert, whose childhood passion for puzzles and love of exactitude in all things serves him well, at 18, as a genealogist-for-hire.

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New Coalition Adds Tech Voice to Genetic Privacy Debate – Associations Now

New Coalition Adds Tech Voice to Genetic Privacy Debate  Associations Now

The Coalition for Genetic Data Protection, which includes Silicon Valley firms that sell DNA-based products, wants to set best practices and offer a key voice as …