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Darnell Hardware, Charged With Sex Abuse On NYC Subway, Pleads Not Guilty

The Manhattan District Attorney’s office says Hardware rubbed his genitals against women who couldn’t get away from him on crowded rush-hour subways.

07/13/2011

Gov. Dan Malloy speaks at the State Capitol - Hartford, CT (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy Credits Lawmakers For Helping Economy

Malloy praised Connecticut lawmakers early Thursday for stepping up and working to help him address the state’s budget crisis. He also warned there is more work to be done, calling for a special session.

06/09/2011

Researchers say a simple blood test could give an idea on life expectancy based on the length of telomeres, which shorten as people age. (Credit: CBS 2)

Would You Want To Know? Life Expectancy Test Could Become Reality

Would you want to know how long you’re going to live? In the coming months, it could become a possibility. A new blood test is being developed that could give you a look at your longevity.

05/25/2011

Crime Lab - File / Photo: AP

Hempstead Man Charged In Deadly 1995 Robbery

Police in Nassau County said Thursday they’ve cracked a cold case, the murder of a Westbury woman 15 years ago.

04/21/2011

DNA - Graphic: AP

Schumer Wants To Expand Arrestee DNA Collection

The goal is to expand the DNA database to help solve open cases and reduce the rate of false convictions.

01/21/2011

DNA

Study: Levels Of Promiscuity May Be Linked To DNA

A new study suggests there may be a biological reason for infidelity. A group of New York researchers say it’s all in the genes — and not your blue ones.

12/03/2010

A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

NY Man Convicted In Decades-Old Killing

Joey Bethea was found guilty of murder in the strangulation of 22-year-old Dorothy LeConte, of North Bergen, N.J. She was visiting relatives on Long Island.

11/16/2010

(Credit: AP/Beth A. Keiser)

Lawsuit Claims NYC Stole 9/11 DNA Software Secrets

A software company that helped identify the remains of 9/11 victims is accusing the New York City Medical Examiner’s Office of improperly handing its programing secrets to the FBI.

10/30/2010

A Caduceus - Graphic: AP

Is ADHD Genetic?

Children with ADHD are twice as likely to have missing or extra chromosomes – the first evidence that the disorder is genetic, a new study says.

09/30/2010

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