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Unavoidable typos in DNA help fuel cancer

| | Mar 23 2017 - 11:46am | Comments

WASHINGTON — Cancer patients often wonder “why me?” Does their tumor run in the family? Did they try hard enough to avoid risks like smoking, too much sun or a bad diet?

  1. Posted: Nov 21 2016 - 12:05am

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Daniel Bronson’s biggest play on a record-setting day as the quarterback at the University of Rochester happened away from the football field.

  2. | Posted: Nov 20 2016 - 12:05am

    Holiday meals tend to mean lots of leftovers; either we make enough for an army, or the army we expected didn’t materialize.

  3. | Posted: Nov 18 2016 - 12:06am

    MANHATTAN, Kan. — Hershey has come to the rescue of a college student who had his Kit Kat bar brazenly stolen.

  4. Posted: Nov 18 2016 - 12:06am

    LAS VEGAS — Authorities say a woman who asked them if it was legal to keep tigers at home in rural Nevada was arrested after police found three of the animals in her backyard.

  5. | Posted: Nov 17 2016 - 10:06am

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have hacked a plant’s genes to make it use sunlight more efficiently — a breakthrough that could eventually dramatically increase the amount of food grown.

  6. | Posted: Nov 17 2016 - 12:05am

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Evidence is mounting for an ocean at Pluto, buried beneath its frozen heart.

  7. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    If you want to tweak your predictable Thanksgiving dinner and turn it into something memorable that your guests will talk about until next year, substitute the typical turkey centerpiece with an elegant pork alternative.

  8. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    Time to get real, people, and own up to Thanksgiving’s dirty little secret.

  9. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    It’s easy to root for root vegetables.

  10. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    Vegetarians seldom to never get the star treatment at a Thanksgiving meal. They are the second-class feasters, pushed to a side, while the talk about turkey carries on endlessly.

  11. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:24am

    Although Thanksgiving is the quintessential American holiday, some of my American friends and I celebrate it in London every year.

  12. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:24am

    When I have a lot of people coming over, I love to make mini pies, or “pie cups.” I coined the name “pie cup” when I created a “pie program” for one of my restaurants and vowed to make pie the new cupcake in NYC.

  13. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:24am

    Let’s say that this year’s Thanksgiving feast is going to be a more intimate affair than the usual cast of thousands, yet you still want turkey. It can be done.

  14. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:24am

    Spoonbread is a wonderfully old-fashioned dish that should not be relegated to the tables of old-fashioned cooks.

  15. Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:24am

    In an age of immediacy, cooks want the support they need at the touch of a button, whether it’s advice, watching a how-to video, searching on their phone in-store or looking for extra help while in the kitchen.