Seeing hope: FDA panel considers gene therapy for blindness

A girl saw her mother's face for the first time. A boy tore through the aisles of Target, marveling at toys he never knew existed. A teen walked onto a stage and watched the stunned expressions of celebrity judges as he wowed "America's Got Talent."

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  • Written by By MARILYNN MARCHIONE , AP Chief Medical Writer

Trump administration to terminate Obama's climate plan

HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — The head of the Environmental Protection Agency said Monday that he will sign a new rule overriding the Clean Power Plan, an Obama-era effort to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.

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  • Written by By ADAM BEAM and MICHAEL BIESECKER , Associated Press

Bystander rape-prevention programs face questions

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Training programs around the country are trying to teach bystanders to stop sexual assault, and now is when they have to be especially alert. Campus sexual assault reports are so common at the beginning of the fall semester, college administrators call this time of year the "red zone."

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  • Written by By MIKE STOBBE , AP Medical Writer

Many in country music mum over gun issues after Vegas deaths

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — When singer Meghan Linsey first started her country duo Steel Magnolia, a partnership with the National Rifle Association was suggested as a way to grow their audience.

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  • Written by By KRISTIN M. HALL , Associated Press