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  • California DNA law is broader than program upheld by Supreme Court

    California DNA law is broader than program upheld by Supreme Court
    SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Supreme Court's decision upholding the right of authorities to take DNA from people when they are arrested only partially assures that California's DNA collection program will survive court challenges, experts said Monday....
  • DNA test shows 1964 kidnapping never solved

    DNA test shows 1964 kidnapping never solved
    In April 1964, Paul Joseph Fronczak, less than 2 days old, was kidnapped from a Chicago hospital by a woman posing as a nurse. A few months ago, in a way, he vanished again. Because of a DNA test taken this April, Paul Fronczak learned that he is a...
  • Businesswoman acquitted of murder in model's killing

    Businesswoman acquitted of murder in model's killing
    A businesswoman accused of strangling a 21-year-old model and aspiring actress in Santa Monica was acquitted Tuesday of murder in an emotional scene in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom. Kelly Soo Park, 47, bowed her head in relief and hugged one of...
  • Infertility due to old eggs? An anti-aging pioneer ponders solutions

    Infertility due to old eggs? An anti-aging pioneer ponders solutions
    One of the many ways in which humans' evolved characteristics clash with a fast-changing post-industrial society can be seen in the female egg. Even before a woman passes the age of 30, the quality of the oocytes she carries begins a downturn in...
  • The curious -- and totally appealing -- case of Little Mix

    The curious -- and totally appealing -- case of Little Mix
    Steve Brookstein. Joe McElderry. James Arthur. If these names mean nothing to you, we've got something in common: I didn't recognize them either, despite the fact that each belongs to a winner on the U.K. version of Simon Cowell's flagship star-making...
  • DNA testing isn't like taking fingerprints

    DNA testing isn't like taking fingerprints
    The Sun's reasoning regarding the recent ruling on DNA collection is severely flawed ("Court is right on DNA," June 4). DNA is not 21st-century fingerprinting, and it does more than identify a person. It's likely there is yet undetermined information...
  • DNA: a test for justice

    In two courts, half a country apart, judges last month grappled with the reliability of testimony and forensic hair evidence analysis that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents provided in criminal trials decades ago. John Norman Huffington, imprisoned...
  • Prosecutors: West Side man was on PCP when crash killed 13-year-old

    Prosecutors: West Side man was on PCP when crash killed 13-year-old
    Bail was set today at $700,000 for a man charged in a May 2012 hit-and-run crash that killed a 13-year-old West Side girl.   Ronald J. Tenard, 25, has been charged with two felony counts of aggravated DUI in the death of Sade McGee, who died after a May...
  • Biofuel seed developer Ceres looks to cash in on 16 years of R&D

    The road to a clean biofuels future is not easily traveled. Ceres Inc. in Thousand Oaks has some highly regarded science on its side as a producer of genetically modified seeds for crops used to make biofuels. Under the motto "Growing tomorrow's...
  • Man gets 60 years for sexual assaulting Bensenville woman in 1996

    Man gets 60 years for sexual assaulting Bensenville woman in 1996
    A man convicted of breaking into an apartment and sexually assaulting a woman after holding a knife to her throat 17 years ago was sentenced Tuesday to the maximum prison term for such a crime. DuPage County Judge Robert Kleeman ordered Kurt Serzen, 55,...
  • George Zimmerman trial: Jury hears from former teacher, DNA and gun experts

    George Zimmerman trial: Jury hears from former teacher, DNA and gun experts
    SANFORD — A former Seminole State College instructor on Wednesday told jurors in the George Zimmerman murder case that in Florida, you can start a fight with someone, and if he fights back violently, you can use deadly force if you fear grave injury...