In US first, scientists edit genes of human embryos

For the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos, a controversial step toward someday helping babies avoid inherited diseases.

  • Written by By MARILYNN MARCHIONE , AP Chief Medical Writer

AP sources: US seeks to test Iran deal with more inspections


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is pushing for inspections of suspicious Iranian military sites in a bid to test the strength of the nuclear deal that President Donald Trump desperately wants to cancel, senior U.S. officials said.

  • Written by By JOSH LEDERMAN and MATTHEW LEE , Associated Press