Day: July 23, 2019

DOJ letter warns Robert Mueller not to veer from Russia report's written conclusions at House hearings

CLOSE Special counsel Robert Mueller said Wednesday that charging President Donald Trump with obstruction of justice was “not an option.” USA TODAY WASHINGTON — The Justice Department Monday warned former special counsel Robert Mueller that his upcoming congressional testimony should not stray from the written […]

Nunavik Inuit are genetically unique from any present-day population, study finds

Researchers have found that Inuit from northern Quebec are genetically distinct from any present-day population, and say studying the genes of minority Indigenous populations in Canada can help deliver better health care catered to these populations. In a study published Monday in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of […]

Multi-drug resistant malaria spreading fast, could cause ‘terrifying prospect,’ scientists say

A strain of malaria resistant to two key drugs has spread rapidly from Cambodia and has become dominant in Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand, with a “terrifying prospect” that it could reach Africa, scientists warned on Monday,  Using genomic surveillance to track the spread of drug-resistant malaria, the scientists found […]