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Someone Snuck A Child In A Carry-On Bag Onto An Air France Flight

The child was reportedly spotted by fellow passengers.<p>A woman aboard an Air France flight from Istanbul to Paris was caught with a child in her carry-on bag on Monday, according to reports.<p>Planet.fr said the child was between 1 and 2, but AFP reports that the little girl was 4 years old.<p>The news …

Mental health patients 'should not have to travel across England for beds'

Independent commission lists ways psychiatric services must improve, and notes funding lag behind physical health<p>Mental health services in England must stop sending severely ill adults long distances from homes and families – sometimes to hospitals hundreds of miles away – because of local bed …

UN: more than 200 million females affected by genital cutting

More than 200 million girls and women in 30 countries have been subject to female genital mutilation (FGM), according to the UN children's agency. …

Gender transition services and same-sex weddings call for Church of England

Bishop and leading clerics press for liturgy overhaul to end ‘official discrimination’ against non-heterosexual Anglicans<p>The Church of England should issue new service books with liturgies for same-sex weddings and “transition” celebrations for people changing gender as part of sweeping reforms to …

Doctors should be able to create babies with three genetic parents, US panel says

But only for male embryos<p>The US government should let scientists combine the DNA of three people to make an embryo, a panel organized by the US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine said in a report today. The procedure, which was approved by the UK House of Commons last year, …