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Fetal Cells May Protect Mom From Disease Long After The Baby's Born

This is a story about two people sharing one body. Maybe even three people. Or four.<p>Back in the late 19th century, a German scientist named Georg Schmorl made a remarkable discovery: Cells from a baby can hide out in a mother's body, <i>after birth</i>.<p>More than a hundred years later, scientists are just …

Pregnancy

Police officer who found Syrian toddler: 'I prayed he was still alive'

Sgt Mehmet Ciplak speaks for first time about finding Aylan Kurdi's lifeless body on beach near Bodrum<p>The Turkish police officer who found the body of three-year-old toddler Aylan Kurdi has said in his first interview that he prayed the child was still alive when he spotted him lying on a beach at …

2015 US Open: Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer on Collision Course

Link to Media<p>As the big names in men’s tennis forehand, backhand and drop shot their way into the round of 16, few have made it look easier than the No. 1 and No. 2 players in this tournament: Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer.<p>In the 2015 U.S. Open, Djokovic has lost 23 games with Federer besting …

Tennis

San Marino vs England, match report: England seal Euro 2016 qualification with win

Wayne Rooney equals Sir Bobby Charlton's scoring record as England run riot against hapless San Marino<p>Sole ownership of the record has to wait for another day even if England, of course, gained the bigger prize: they have qualified for Euro 2016.<p>There was a little shake of the head from Wayne …

US Open Lookahead: Serena Williams' Slam bid runs into Keys

NEW YORK (AP) — It's not that Madison Keys thinks Serena Williams' bid for a true Grand Slam is not a compelling story line.<p>It's just that the …

Tennis

Why Freezing Didn't Keep Sushi Tuna Safe From Salmonella

A recent outbreak of <i>Salmonella</i> in frozen tuna might have sushi lovers wondering if it's safe to eat that raw fish.<p>The outbreak in question began in California in March. All told, it sickened 65 people in 11 states. There were 35 cases in California, with another 18 in Arizona and New Mexico. The …

Public Health

Blue whale photographed in English seas 'for the first time' in waters off Cornwall

Scientists photographed the huge mammal 250 miles off the Cornish coast, in the first sighting in English waters since whalers nearly wiped them out<p>For years they had been hunted to near-extinction by the whalers of the north-east Atlantic greedy for their valuable blubber.<p>But in a measure of their …

Skeletons found near Durham cathedral were Oliver Cromwell's prisoners

Archaeologists shed new light on 365-year-old mystery by identifiying remains of one of bloodiest battles of English civil war<p>Skeletons found in two mass graves next to Durham cathedral have been revealed to be the remains of Scottish soldiers taken prisoner on the orders of Oliver Cromwell in one …

Archaeology

Wozniacki Crashes Press Conference

<b>NEW YORK, NY, USA</b> - Caroline Wozniacki never met a press conference she didn't want to crash.<p>After notching a first round win over American wildcard …

Tennis

Serena Williams perfectly responds to deeply offensive comments

Tennis legend Serena Williams is a she-ro in her own right, as a role model for women in tennis and as a kick-ass athlete. And as her reaction to …

Pope Francis Will Travel Through Central Park On NYC Visit

The historic procession will take place on September 25.<p>Pope Francis will travel through Central Park when he visits New York City on September 24-26.<p>…