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This is an undated hand out photo of Charlie Gard provided by his family, at Great Ormond Street Hospital, in London. The parents of a terminally-ill baby boy lost the final stage of their legal battle on Tuesday, June27, 2017 to take him out of a British hospital to receive treatment in the U.S., after a European court agreed with previous rulings that the baby should be taken off life support. (Family of Charlie Gard via AP)
June 30, 2017 - 6:29 am
LONDON (AP) — The parents of terminally-ill baby Charlie Gard say he will be taken off of life-support at a London children's hospital. Chris Gard and Connie Yates said that Great Ormond Street Hospital will switch off life-support Friday. The 10-month-old's parents' lost a bid to take him to the U...
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FILE - In this Dec. 13, 1974 file photo, French Health Minister Simone Veil speaks about abortion law at the French National Assembly in Paris. Simone Veil, a Nazi death camp survivor and prominent French politician who spearheaded abortion rights, dies at age 89. (AP Photo/Eustache Cardenas, File)
June 30, 2017 - 6:10 am
PARIS (AP) — Simone Veil, a French survivor of Nazi death camps and European Parliament president who spearheaded abortion rights as one of France's most prominent woman politicians, has died. She was 89. The office of her son Jean Veil said Friday that Simone Veil died, without providing further...
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FILE - In this Dec. 13, 1974 file photo, French Health Minister Simone Veil speaks about abortion law at the French National Assembly in Paris. Simone Veil, a Nazi death camp survivor and prominent French politician who spearheaded abortion rights, dies at age 89. (AP Photo/Eustache Cardenas, File)
June 30, 2017 - 6:10 am
PARIS (AP) — Simone Veil, a French survivor of Nazi death camps and European Parliament president who spearheaded abortion rights as one of France's most prominent woman politicians, has died. She was 89. The office of her son Jean Veil said Friday that Simone Veil died, without providing further...
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FILE - In this Dec. 13, 1974 file photo, French Health Minister Simone Veil speaks about abortion law at the French National Assembly in Paris. Simone Veil, a Nazi death camp survivor and prominent French politician who spearheaded abortion rights, dies at age 89. (AP Photo/Eustache Cardenas, File)
June 30, 2017 - 5:34 am
PARIS (AP) — Simone Veil, a French survivor of Nazi death camps and prominent proponent of Europe's integration who spearheaded abortion rights as one of France's most prominent woman politicians, has died. She was 89. The office of her son Jean Veil said Friday that Simone Veil died, without...
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FILE - In this Dec. 13, 1974 file photo, French Health Minister Simone Veil speaks about abortion law at the French National Assembly in Paris. Simone Veil, a Nazi death camp survivor and prominent French politician who spearheaded abortion rights, dies at age 89. (AP Photo/Eustache Cardenas, File)
June 30, 2017 - 5:34 am
PARIS (AP) — Simone Veil, a French survivor of Nazi death camps and prominent proponent of Europe's integration who spearheaded abortion rights as one of France's most prominent woman politicians, has died. She was 89. The office of her son Jean Veil said Friday that Simone Veil died, without...
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Las Vegas police investigate a shooting at a pain-management clinic in Las Vegas, Thursday, June 29, 2017. A patient denied a same-day appointment at the clinic in Las Vegas shot and injured two employees Thursday before fatally shooting himself, police said. (Richard Brian/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
June 30, 2017 - 2:26 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A patient denied a same-day appointment at a pain-management clinic in Las Vegas shot and injured two employees Thursday before fatally shooting himself, police said. As other patients and staff fled, the man, who was a regular patient at the Center for Wellness and Pain Care,...
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Las Vegas police investigate a shooting at a pain-management clinic in Las Vegas, Thursday, June 29, 2017. A patient denied a same-day appointment at the clinic in Las Vegas shot and injured two employees Thursday before fatally shooting himself, police said. (Richard Brian/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
June 30, 2017 - 2:26 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A patient denied a same-day appointment at a pain-management clinic in Las Vegas shot and injured two employees Thursday before fatally shooting himself, police said. As other patients and staff fled, the man, who was a regular patient at the Center for Wellness and Pain Care,...
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FILE - This Sunday, July 19, 2015 photo made with a slow shutter speed shows riders during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race in Valence, France. In a study published Thursday, June 29, 2017, researchers have found that EPO, a common doping agent in competitive cycling, does not improve times in a simulated Tour de France-style mountain climb. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 29, 2017 - 6:37 pm
The blood booster at the heart of the Lance Armstrong doping scandal does not improve real-world cycling performance, according to the most rigorous study yet of how the protein EPO affects athletes. The results, published Thursday in the journal Lancet Haematology , may convince some to pay more...
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FILE - This Sunday, July 19, 2015 photo made with a slow shutter speed shows riders during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race in Valence, France. In a study published Thursday, June 29, 2017, researchers have found that EPO, a common doping agent in competitive cycling, does not improve times in a simulated Tour de France-style mountain climb. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 29, 2017 - 6:37 pm
The blood booster at the heart of the Lance Armstrong doping scandal does not improve real-world cycling performance, according to the most rigorous study yet of how the protein EPO affects athletes. The results, published Thursday in the journal Lancet Haematology , may convince some to pay more...
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President Donald Trump speaks at the Department of Energy in Washington, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
June 29, 2017 - 6:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leaders considered keeping one of former President Barack Obama's big tax increases on wealthier Americans and using the money to fatten proposed subsidies for the poor in a bid Thursday to placate moderate GOP lawmakers and salvage their struggling health care...
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