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  1. Home DNA Kits: What Do They Tell You?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | NBC Chicago

    ... my genetic markers come back to Kuwait. And Peru. Even Qatar and Afghanistan. Take the granddaddy of them all, Ancestry.com. Their report told me my ancestors were most likely (36 percent) from Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Coming in second (32 ...

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  2. Instructure's (INST) CEO Josh Coates on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Moodle for their 250,000 users. Optiv will be using Bridge for compliance and customer training and education. Ancestry.com, the largest for-profit genealogy company, selected Bridge Learn and Arc to replace SumTotal. Superion, a provider of public ...

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  3. DNA testing kits raise privacy concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | WWLP

    And what does that even mean? Could that decision come back to bite you later when you apply for things like health and life insurance? And could your DNA sample end up in the middle of a criminal investigation? Millions of Americans have DNA samples stored in labs across the country after buying home-testing kits from companies like Ancestry.com, 23&Me and many more. Often, consumers say they didn't give much thought to what happens to their DNA information after they get their test results.

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  4. Has YOUR genome already been hacked?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Mail on Sunday

    This extraordinary event highlights that when you send off a cheek swab to one of the private genome companies, you may sacrifice not just your own privacy but that of your family and your ancestors. Joseph DeAngelo , the man suspected of being the Golden State Killer , was arrested last Tuesday, after investigators used a DNA ancestry website to identify him In a time of widespread anxiety over the misuse of social media, Americans should also be concerned over who has access to their genetic information.

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  5. AP Explains: A look at DNA-sharing services and privacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | The Columbian

    The use of a genealogy website to track down a suspected California serial killer illustrates both the extraordinary power of DNA-sharing services and the broad privacy concerns that surround the fast-growing commercial market for genetic analysis. TV commercials for companies such as 23andMe and Ancestry.com pitch their services as simple and fun ways of learning about family heritage and health.

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  6. DNA helps Frenchman locate soldier father's family in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... ore important, conversant in the ways of genetic sleuthing. Zimmer suggested he do another, more specific test with Ancestry.com and, within a few weeks, he got more than 10,000

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  7. WWI veteran James Franklin SchumanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | The York Daily Record

    ... could exceed 204. The best way to start researching a WWI veteran is via copies of original documents available on Ancestry.com. The following is James Franklin Schuman's AEF Officers Service Record during WWI. Second Lieutenant James Franklin ...

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  8. TLCs Emmy Award-Winning Series, Who Do You Think You Are? Returns...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    This season, six all-new, hour-long episodes will dare to reveal surprising family histories of some the countryaI a a s most prominent public figures. With the help of Ancestry.com and historical documents, these stars embark on exciting missions to discover their own heritage.

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  9. Books: Events for week of April 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | The Advocate

    ... Wright. Genealogy: 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Bvd. Introduction to Ancestry.com Library Edition, which provides access to almost all of the records and features found on Ancestry.com . Learn tips and ...

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  10. Why the French make DNA testing illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Philip Greenspun's Weblog

    ... that led to the birth of her first child, Kelli Rowlette, in the spring of 1981. That's when Rowlette took an Ancestry.com DNA test and noticed that her results predicted a parent-child relationship with Mortimer. At the time, Mortimer was a ...

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  11. What's the best option for North Broadway?Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... years old. Now a U.S. citizen and owner of D Nails on South Broadway in Rochester, Lan obtained a DNA test kit from Ancestry.com which resulted in unexpected success in finding her father. Randy is the Post Bulletin's local government reporter, ...

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  12. Kasson girl finds civics lesson in playground equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... years old. Now a U.S. citizen and owner of D Nails on South Broadway in Rochester, Lan obtained a DNA test kit from Ancestry.com which resulted in unexpected success in finding her father. Hannah has covered Dodge, Fillmore, and Mower Counties as a ...

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  13. City of glassRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... years old. Now a U.S. citizen and owner of D Nails on South Broadway in Rochester, Lan obtained a DNA test kit from Ancestry.com which resulted in unexpected success in finding her father. Elizabeth has been employed as a staff photographer at the ...

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  14. From the Pulpit: Limitless love of God is available to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... years old. Now a U.S. citizen and owner of D Nails on South Broadway in Rochester, Lan obtained a DNA test kit from Ancestry.com which resulted in unexpected success in finding her father.

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  15. Muslim center open house to explain holy monthRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... years old. Now a U.S. citizen and owner of D Nails on South Broadway in Rochester, Lan obtained a DNA test kit from Ancestry.com which resulted in unexpected success in finding her father. Belay. Bouldering. Carabiner. Somewhere in the back of my ...

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  16. Breast, Ovarian Cancer risk results now available onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... of Ashkenazi Jewish descent, but having one of these variants is associated with increased risk no matter your ancestry." In early March, the FDA allowed at-home testing companies to release that BRCA1/BRCA2 genetic variant risk factor information ...

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  17. Mattel Loses Another CEO But Shouldn't Lose Her Vision: GadflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Washington Post

    ... it through. Georgiadis is leaving Mattel, the company announced Thursday, to become the CEO of the company behind Ancestry.com. Mattel board member Ynon Kreiz will replace her. Some investors might not be particularly sad to see Georgiadis go, given ...

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  18. Second ice cream shop robbery suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... years old. Now a U.S. citizen and owner of D Nails on South Broadway in Rochester, Lan obtained a DNA test kit from Ancestry.com which resulted in unexpected success in finding her father. Belay. Bouldering. Carabiner. Somewhere in the back of my ...

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  19. Mattel hopes new CEO can end sales slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | MarketWatch

    ... informed the board she would leave "to pursue a new opportunity in the technology sector." The company behind the Ancestry.com website and DNA testing service later said it had hired Ms. Georgiadis as its CEO. Mr. Kreiz's ascent since being named a ...

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  20. Mattel Names New CEO as It Seeks Answer to Sales SlumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Wall Street Journal

    ... informed the board she would leave "to pursue a new opportunity in the technology sector." The company behind the Ancestry.com website and DNA testing service later said it had hired Ms. Georgiadis as its CEO. Mr. Kreiz would be the fourth person to ...

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