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  1. Superfad: 100 per cent Maori DNA doesn't define Maori TV presenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... at the border of Europe and Asia. Kaipara says she did not know of any ancestors from that part of the globe and Ancestry.com DNA specialist Brad Argent said the 2 per cent non-MA ori was likely "noise". Irrespective of the exact numbers, Kaipara's ...

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  2. Reopening date for Sutton Central Library announced after undergoing refurbishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Streatham Guardian

    ... ry centre will enable access to historic documents from the borough's archives - dedicated access being provided to Ancestry.com.

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  3. The DNA mapping craze is delivering some unwelcome surprises to KiwisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    DNA expert Brad Argent from Ancestry.com helped Superfad hosts Katie Kenny and, several years ago, Laura Walters, trace their family history and ethnic makeup using saliva samples. In the latest episode of Stuff's Superfad podcast, hosts Katie Kenny and Laura Walters examine the DNA mapping craze.

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  4. When a DNA test unites family members, not everyone is happy about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Philly.com

    ... on how much DNA you share with any given person in the database – more than seven million samples in Ancestry.com alone - they estimate a possible relationship. The 23andMe  DNA Relatives  tool estimates possible genealogical ...

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  5. Abby Hasberry (right) with biological siblings Rodney and Toi, who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | Philly.com

    ... Depending on how much DNA you share with any given person in the database more than seven million samples in Ancestry.com alone - they estimate a possible relationship. The 23andMe DNA Relatives tool estimates possible genealogical relationships by ...

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  6. More Bay Area Residents Seek Ancestry InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | East Bay Express

    ... Italian was my identity, and I'm barely Italian? My brother was reeling from this, so he did his own test through Ancestry.com, and it was totally different: 39 percent Italian and Greek, 34 percent Irish and English, a little Jewish - much more ...

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  7. Iowa representative reunites with daughter 47 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2018 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... on the other line. Wardlaw tells the Des Moines Register that she found Anderson after taking a DNA test through Ancestry.com in January, which identified a maternal match. Anderson had taken the same test in December. Wardlaw had been wondering ...

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  8. IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | Sierra Star

    ... traced geographic origins with state of the art precision, I received notice last Christmas Eve morning from Ancestry.com that magical machines had finished their work. Final results were a simple click away. With St. Patrick's Day 2018 now less ...

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  9. A Locomotive Mystery: The Clues are in the HatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | Family Tree Magazine

    ... year to year. A good source for twentieth century fashion is the Historic Catalogs of the Sears, Roebuck and Co. on Ancestry.com . This entry was posted in How-Tos & Tutorials , News & Blogs , Photo Detective and tagged mystery photos , photo ...

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  10. She sees anti-immigration politicians as hypocrites, so she launched 'resistance genealogy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    On the morning after Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., broke a record for the longest filibuster in the history of the House of Representatives - an eight-hour defense of immigrants - a Baltimore amateur genealogist named Jennifer Mendelsohn sat in her home office and logged onto Ancestry.com to begin her own form of protest. "Let's see," she said, typing in the name of a Republican congressman whose anti-immigrant comments had been controversial.

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  11. Some of Our Favorite Apps of the MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | Family Tree Magazine

    ... file. RootsFinder provides free family tree hosting, as well as hints for other websites including FamilySearch, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage, just to name a few. You can also import your family tree directly from FamilySearch, and then adjust your ...

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  12. She sees anti-immigration politicians as hypocrites, so she...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | SFGate

    On the morning after Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., broke a record for the longest filibuster in the history of the House of Representatives - an eight-hour defense of immigrants - a Baltimore amateur genealogist named Jennifer Mendelsohn sat in her home office and logged onto Ancestry.com to begin her own form of protest. "Let's see," she said, typing in the name of a Republican congressman whose anti-immigrant comments had been controversial.

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  13. She sees anti-immigration politicians as hypocrites, so she launched 'resistance genealogy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    On the morning after Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., broke a record for the longest filibuster in the history of the House of Representatives - an eight-hour defense of immigrants - a Baltimore amateur genealogist named Jennifer Mendelsohn sat in her home office and logged onto Ancestry.com to begin her own form of protest.

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  14. Graham: Elizabeth Warren sticks to role of Great PretenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | Boston Herald

    ... so "we danced in a German dance group, I wore lederhosen." Then he gets his DNA test back and there's no German ancestry but a bunch from Scotland and Ireland. "So I traded in my lederhosen for a kilt," he says. Just an observation, Kyle - you're ...

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  15. McDonald's Expands Relationship With Omnicom, Signing Content Collective as Entertainment AORRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Technology Marketing

    ... integration into the Fox smash Empire, Lady Gaga's 2016 Intel collaboration during the 2016 Grammy Awards and Ancestry.com's partnership with the award-winning Pixar film Coco. "McDonald's gets a tremendous influx of opportunities, so the message to ...

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  16. Keep Calm and Carrigan On: Using Collateral Research to Find Irish AncestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Family Tree Magazine

    ... had unanswered questions: Where in Ireland was James from, and what were his parents' names? A distant relative on Ancestry.com told me that James and his ancestors came from Dublin, but she didn't have concrete proof. She did, however, have James ...

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  17. DNA testing kits can create unexpected dilemmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | WWLP

    ... some ethical dilemmas to the forefront of pop culture. DNA testing is everywhere. Companies like 23 and Me and Ancestry.com make affordable DNA testing products that promise to show you where you're from, and reveal what your genes may have in store ...

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  18. Approval to Test for BRCA Gene Among Gains in Home Genetic Testing FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Pharmacy Times

    Do you remember over the holidays, the 23andMe and My Ancestry advertisements for finding out your genetic history? How many of you did it? It's been surprising for me to see how many people have jumped on the home genetic testing bandwagon this past year. It's not like 23andMe is a new company, or that home genetic testing just appeared out of nowhere, but it did have some rough patches.

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  19. The scandal of 'Percy Redwood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    The 1909 marriage of a notorious "confidence trickster" and a wealthy landlady's daughter that turned out to be an elaborate scam is among thousands of alleged crimes documented in police archives published online today. The New Zealand Police Gazettes published between 1878 and 1945 have been digitised on Ancestry.com.au's New Zealand website for the first time.

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  20. Family tree class set at Philippi LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | The Inter-Mountain

    class for beginner adults and teens to learn the basics of how to search their family history using Ancestry.com Library Edition. class, Director Judy Buckner Larry will give an introductory lesson on using research forms and Ancestry.com, and ...

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