The Food and Drug Administration Monday approved the first drug to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a rare and lethal muscle weakening disorder that affects about 15,000 Americans.
Source: First drug approved to treat rare form of muscular dystrophy – CNN.com
A new California law will require the state’s dairy industry to reduce the methane that comes from cow flatulence and manure.
Source: California bill will cut emissions from – cows? – CSMonitor.com
“We’re face to face with someone who sailed that ship,” said archaeologist Brendan Foley. “We can look through his eyes at the voyage, at the wreck, at the whole first century B.C.”
Source: Scientists uncovered a skeleton from the ancient world’s most famous — and mysterious — shipwreck – The Washington Post
The suspect in the killing of Jacqueline Vandagriff, a 24-year-old Texas Woman’s University student, was arrested twice the week before Vandagriff’s death for criminal trespassing and stalking his ex-girlfriend at her dorm at the University of North Texas in Denton.
Source: Suspect in killing of TWU student reportedly stalked ex-girlfriend at UNT | Dallas Morning News
A 19-year-old Marine from Camp Pendleton who was shot this weekend while visiting friends and family in South Los Angeles died Monday night, coroner’s officials said.
Source: Camp Pendleton Marine dies three days after he was mysteriously shot and left for dead in South L.A. – LA Times
The ground test of a new rocket engine used to put a satellite into orbit followed the North’s nuclear test on Sept. 9, its fifth since 2006.
Source: North Korea Says It Has Tested a New Long-Range Rocket Engine – The New York Times
Alien hunters found a snake in a NASA rover photo. Some conspiracy theorists suggest earth-like creatures are found in Mars photos because these were taken in a secret location on Earth.
Source: Alien ‘Snake’ Spotted In NASA Mars Photo By Alien Conspiracy Theorists: Alien Life On Mars Coverup By NASA? : SCIENCE : Tech Times
An Indian immigrant is hailed as a hero after alerting police when he found the New York and New Jersey bombings suspect napping in front of his bar.
Source: US terror blasts: Bar owner describes ‘exhausted’ suspect – BBC News
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