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Billionaire Sean Parker, famous for his founding roles at Napster and Facebook, is backing an unconventional $250 million effort to attack cancer that involves persuading hundreds of the country's top scientists - who often are in competition with one another - to join forces and unify their research targets.

Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:42 PM

CHICAGO (AP) " Police in Chicago have "no regard for the sanctity of life when it comes to people of color" and have alienated blacks and Hispanics for decades by using excessive force and honoring a code of silence, a task force declared Wednesday...

Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:40 PM

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) " When security officials in Burundi show up looking for someone, they don't even have to produce an arrest warrant. And when they take a suspect away, the terrified family members left behind just hope their relative will be...

Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:36 PM

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) " The Latest on legislation that critics say discriminates against transgender people by limiting their bathroom choices. Supporters say it protects privacy and safety. (all times local):

Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:35 PM

CAIRO (AP) " Egypt's president on Wednesday sought to defuse a storm stirred up by his government's declared intention to hand over control of two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, arguing that he did not surrender Egyptian territory.

Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:34 PM

ST. LOUIS (AP) " Longtime conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly's endorsement of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has led to internal strife " and what she claims was an attempt to oust her " at the organization she formed nearly a...

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Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:16 PM

NEW ORLEANS (AP) " The Latest on the shooting death of football star Will Smith (all times local):

Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:14 PM

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) " An Arizona woman lost in the wilderness for nine days says she became desperate but stayed alive because of her survival skills.

Updated Apr 13, 2016 at 5:03 PM

Being president has its perks: Barack Obama will get advance episodes of

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