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The company decoding African DNA to help fight diseases

The company decoding African DNA to help fight diseases

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Pharmaceutical giants often manufacture drugs with only profitable Western market in mind Black Africans are at a disadvantage when it comes to drug treatments because they represent only 2% of the genetic samples used for pharmaceutical research, but a new Nigeria-based genomics company wants to change that. This dearth…
Bolivia mayor has hair forcibly cut by crowd of protesters

Bolivia mayor has hair forcibly cut by crowd of protesters

Image copyright EPA Image caption Patricia Arce was covered in red paint and had her hair cut off The mayor of a small town in Bolivia has been attacked by opposition protesters who dragged her through the streets barefoot, covered her in red paint and forcibly cut her hair.Patricia Arce of the governing Mas party…
The woman who watches over Instagram suicide networks

The woman who watches over Instagram suicide networks

Warning: Contains graphic contentScrolling through the Instagram feed on her phone, 22-year-old Ingebjørg Blindheim explains why she has been given the nickname "the lifeguard"."I see a lot of people who want to die," explains the young Norwegian."I'm not just going to watch someone saying they're going to kill themselves and ignore it and hope for…
The Latest: Ponzi schemer ‘King Perry’ pleads guilty

The Latest: Ponzi schemer ‘King Perry’ pleads guilty

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the case of a Ponzi mastermind dubbed “King Perry” (all times local):3:10 p.m.The mastermind of a long-running Ponzi scheme that collected more than $100 million from investors around the country has pleaded guilty to a federal charge.Perry Santillo pleaded guilty Monday in Scranton, Pennsylvania, to a fraud count.…
Defrauded siblings say they trusted former prosecutor

Defrauded siblings say they trusted former prosecutor

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii man whose $170,000 family trust was stolen by a former high-powered Honolulu prosecutor said she coached him to lie to a grand jury that he received his money even though he hadn’t.Ransen Taito told Hawaii News Now that Katherine Kealoha told him if he didn’t do as she said, U.S.…
2020 sentencing for ex-power couple in corruption probe

2020 sentencing for ex-power couple in corruption probe

HONOLULU (AP) — A retired Honolulu police chief and his estranged former city prosecutor wife won’t be sentenced until next year for charges including conspiracy and bank fraud in Hawaii’s biggest corruption case.Louis and Katherine Kealoha are scheduled to be sentenced on March 17.In June, a jury convicted the former power couple of conspiracy in…
Kenya’s ugali scare: How safe is your maize flour?

Kenya’s ugali scare: How safe is your maize flour?

Image copyright Getty Images Several well-known brands of maize flour have been taken off supermarket shelves in Kenya, after a warning about unsafe levels of a poisonous substance known as aflatoxin.This has led to widespread concern, as maize is the country's main staple. The flour is used to prepare ugali, a cooked starchy paste the…
Five things everyone with a vagina should know

Five things everyone with a vagina should know

There are many false myths on social media about vaginas, and one woman has made it her mission to correct them. Dr Jen Gunter has been a practising obstetrician-gynaecologist in the US and Canada for 25 years. She is a fierce advocate for women's health and has been described as Twitter's resident gynaecologist. Recently she…
‘I told a lot of lies’ -British Cycling and Team Sky doctor Freeman

‘I told a lot of lies’ -British Cycling and Team Sky...

Media playback is not supported on this device July 2018: Former British Cycling and Team Sky doctor Freeman - We never crossed the line Former British Cycling and Team Sky doctor Richard Freeman will admit to a medical tribunal he "told a lot of lies" and …
Mayor indicted for fraud, extortion tossed out of office

Mayor indicted for fraud, extortion tossed out of office

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Voters in Massachusetts have tossed a mayor under federal indictment out of office.Paul Coogan, a two-time member of the city’s school committee, cruised to an easy victory in Tuesday’s election in Fall River. Incumbent mayor Jasiel Correia (JAY’-zel koh-RAY’-uh) had remained on the ballot despite suspending his reelection campaign last…

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