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  • DNA pioneer stripped of honors over 'reprehensible' race comments

    A Nobel Prize-winningAmerican scientist who co-discovered DNA has been stripped of his honorary titles at the laboratory he once led after repeating racist comments in a documentary. James Watson, who discovered the double-helix structure of DNA alongside Francis Crick in the 1950s, said in a PBS film that genes cause a difference in intelligence between white and black people in IQ tests. The 90-year-old's comments were labeled "reprehensible" by the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) on New...

  • Vonn return to racing set for rescheduled downhill in Italy

    Lindsey Vonn's rescheduled return to World Cup racing is set for Friday next week in Italy. The International Ski Federation says a downhill canceled this week by heavy snowfall in

  • Men charged with murder in shooting of strip club worker

    Two men are facing murder charges after a female strip club employee was fatally shot minutes after her shift ended at a jiggle joint in Kentucky, court documents show. Patrick Orlando Blanchard, 33, and David Shawn Vaughn, 24, have been arrested in connection with the Dec. 30 shooting death of Natasha Dawn Henderson, a 35-year-old

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