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AP News Guide: Summit opens debate on ethics of gene editing
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Designer babies or an end to intractable illnesses: A revolutionary technology is letting scientists learn to rewrite the genetic code, aiming to alter DNA in ways that, among other things, could erase disease-causing genes.... 11/30/2015 9:40 PM

Police shooting of black teen cited in U of Chicago threat
CHICAGO (AP) -- Federal authorities said an online threat that led the University of Chicago to cancel classes Monday targeted whites and was motivated by the police shooting of a black teenager, video of which was released last week and led to protests.... 12/1/2015 2:31 AM

Suspect in Planned Parenthood attack makes 1st appearance
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- The man accused in the shooting rampage at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic made his first court appearance Monday and learned that he will face first-degree murder charges in the deaths of three people killed in the standoff with police.... 12/1/2015 2:59 AM

A look at victims of Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- A gunman killed three people at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs, including a police officer and two people accompanying friends to the clinic Friday.... 12/1/2015 2:12 AM

The Latest: Another day of protests over Chicago shooting
CHICAGO (AP) -- The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer and the online threat that led the University of Chicago to cancel classes on Monday (all times local):... 12/1/2015 2:28 AM

Dad of missing boy held after human remains found in barn
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- A Kansas bail bondsman was charged Monday with assaulting his wife and abusing his missing son, and a prosecutor said the case "escalated into a much larger investigation" when police found unidentified human remains in a barn on the man's property.... 12/1/2015 2:08 AM

Los Angeles deputy describes rescuing newborn buried alive
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Adam Collette knelt on the asphalt and heard the muffled cries of a baby who had been buried alive.... 11/30/2015 11:22 PM

Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some luster
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shoppers traded bricks for clicks on Monday, flocking online to snap up "Cyber Monday" deals on everything from cashmere sweaters to Star Wars toys.... 12/1/2015 12:49 AM

Jury selection begins for officer charged in Gray's death
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Jury selection for the first police officer to go to trial in Freddie Gray' s death began Monday with a judge questioning potential jurors about their knowledge of the explosive case, which led to widespread protests and rioting and added fuel to the Black Lives Matter movement.... 11/30/2015 11:21 PM

Prosecutors charge 4 in shooting of Minneapolis protesters
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Four men were charged Monday in last week's shooting of demonstrators protesting the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police, while the city's mayor separately asked the protesters to end their weekslong encampment at a police precinct.... 11/30/2015 10:08 PM

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