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Ocasio-Cortez: ‘Criticizing the occupation doesn’t make you anti-Israel’ – The Times of Israel

Ocasio-Cortez: ‘Criticizing the occupation doesn’t make you anti-Israel’  The Times of Israel

Freshman lawmaker targeted by Trump opens up about anti-Semitism, the Holocaust and Bernie Sanders in lengthy radio interview.

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A ‘vampire’s’ remains were found about 30 years ago. Now DNA is giving him new life. – The Washington Post

A ‘vampire’s’ remains were found about 30 years ago. Now DNA is giving him new life.  The Washington Post

For almost 30 years, the remains of the Connecticut “vampire,” rearranged in the shape of a skull and cross bones, were known only as JB-55. Now Defense …

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ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 56: Governor signs Crowe’s initiative to protect personal genetic data – Metro East Sun

ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 56: Governor signs Crowe’s initiative to protect personal genetic data  Metro East Sun

Illinois residents’ genetic testing results will now be protected under a new state law passed by State Senator Rachelle Crowe (D-Glen Carbon) and signed by …

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My cousin, the killer: Her DNA cracked a 1987 double murder – The Daily Herald

My cousin, the killer: Her DNA cracked a 1987 double murder  The Daily Herald

Chelsea Rustad is skeptical of cops. But she’s glad they used her genes to solve the Talbott murder case.

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Book Deals: Week of July 29, 2019 – Publishers Weekly

Book Deals: Week of July 29, 2019  Publishers Weekly

Koontz signs with Amazon, World Cup champ lands at Penguin, Lippman garners seven figure from Morrow, and more in this week’s notable book deals.

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Hamazkayin ArtLinks 2019: Where Art and Authenticity Create a New Armenian Experience – Armenian Weekly

Hamazkayin ArtLinks 2019: Where Art and Authenticity Create a New Armenian Experience  Armenian Weekly

It’s hard to believe that there ever was a time when the Hamazkayin ArtLinks retreat program didn’t exist. Since 2015, for just three whirlwind (some would say, …

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Tuam Babies:New DNA technique may help identify those in mass grave – Irish Post

Tuam Babies:New DNA technique may help identify those in mass grave  Irish Post

THE VICTIMS of one of the saddest and most shameful stories to come out of Ireland in recent years may finally be getting some closure. A new DNA technique …

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DNA Testing Companies: What They Can and Cannot Reveal about Your Ancestry – Nature World News

DNA Testing Companies: What They Can and Cannot Reveal about Your Ancestry  Nature World News

With the advent of consumer genetic testing, family secrets are becoming increasingly harder to keep under wraps. There are fewer and fewer skeletons remain …

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Killer convicted using genetic genealogy in Snohomish County up for sentencing – KUOW News and Information

Killer convicted using genetic genealogy in Snohomish County up for sentencing  KUOW News and Information

A Snohomish County jury found William Earl Talbott II guilty in June for the 1987 murders of a young couple from Victoria, British Columbia. Barring a successful …

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Who killed Nanette Krentel? Unsolved death joins other mysterious north shore cases – NOLA.com

Who killed Nanette Krentel? Unsolved death joins other mysterious north shore cases  NOLA.com

Margaret Coon, Ruth Anne Manguno, Louis Wagner, Kenneth Broyle, the Lady in the Lake — they are the victims who haunt St. Tammany Parish homicide …