New rules bringing kidneys to hardest-to-transplant patients

WASHINGTON (AP) — A shake-up of the nation's kidney transplant system means more organs are getting to patients once thought nearly impossible to match, according to early tracking of the new rules.

  • Written by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

80 missing, 3 dead as big waves sink Indonesia boat

 

MAKASSAR, Indonesia (AP) — Rescuers have pulled out 39 survivors and three dead from a passenger boat that sank in central Indonesia after being buffeted by high waves, and resumed efforts Monday to reach scores of others still missing.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Thai government says it's not ignoring shrimp sheds slavery

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's government said Monday it is not ignoring the slavery and forced labor in its lucrative shrimp industry that was highlighted in an Associated Press investigation published last week.

  • Written by NATTASUDA ANUSONADISAI, Associated Press

Sanders, Clinton move past rancor over data breach

 

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton moved past the rancor over a breach of her campaign's valuable voter data, shifting Saturday night's debate into a pointed but polite discussion of national security, Americans' heightened terrorism fears and the economy.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, Associated Press LISA LERER, Associated Press

85 missing from China landslide; residents blame government

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Rescuers searched Monday for 85 missing people a day after the collapse of a mountain of excavated soil and construction waste that had been piled up over two years in China's manufacturing center of Shenzhen.

  • Written by PAUL TRAYNOR, Associated Press