Bacteria have been modified so that they die if they get out of human control, a potential step toward better management of genetically engineered organisms — perhaps including crops, researchers say.
Police in Albuquerque say a man suspected of a $250,000 heist should have flushed the evidence he left behind.
Fingerprints and DNA evidence point to a man who is already on death row in Arizona for another murder.
The University of Utah has put together a panel of doctors and medical ethicists to find out how a convicted felon working at a fertility clinic two decades ago replaced a patient’s sperm with his own and fathered a woman who is now 21.
Family makes discovery after DNA test shows the daughter and father were not related.
A Saudi Arabian air force sergeant won’t testify before jurors decide whether he’s guilty of raping 13-year-old boy at a Las Vegas Strip hotel last New Year’s Eve.
A new Nevada law requiring DNA samples to be collected from anyone arrested on a felony charge won’t choke an already backlogged crime lab serving southern Nevada.
The state Department of Corrections has determined that DNA wasn’t collected as required from numerous state prison inmates, a lapse that hinders investigations into unsolved crimes.
A divided U.S. Supreme Court says police can legally take DNA without a warrant from those arrested in hopes of using it to solve old cases.
A proposal to collect DNA from people arrested on felony charges is still alive in the Nevada Legislature.