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In this Aug. 7, 2017, photo, Kenneth Parker Ulrich, left, a research technician at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, inserts a needle to collect a blood sample from Erricka Hager, a participant in the "All of Us" research program in Pittsburgh. The "All of Us" research program is run by the National Institutes of Health and plans to track the health of at least 1 million volunteers by 2019. By doing so, researchers hope to learn how to better tailor treatments and preventative care to people's genes, environments, and lifestyle. The University of Pittsburgh is running a pilot program with some of the first enrollees in the study. (AP Photo/Dake Kang)
Studying 1 million people to end cookie-cutter health careUS researchers about to recruit 1 million people to study how genes, environments and lifestyles interact, bid to end cookie-cutter care
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An Iraqi Kurdish woman shows her inked finger after casting a vote during the referendum on independence from Iraq in Irbil, Iraq, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Iraq's Kurdish region vote in a referendum on whether to secede from Iraq. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
The Latest: Putin to visit Ankara, discuss Iraqi Kurds voteThe Latest: Turkey's Erdogan, Russia's Putin speak about Iraqi Kurdish referendum; Putin to visit Ankara
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Rescue workers use a crane to lift a section of concrete floor as they remove rubble in hopes of reaching dozens of people believed to be trapped inside a collapsed office building since a 7.1 magnitude earthquake, in the Roma Norte neighborhood of Mexico City, just after midnight Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Search teams are still digging in dangerous piles of rubble hoping against the odds to find survivors at collapsed buildings. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Searchers dig as Mexico City reopens just 1% of schoolsSearch teams are still hunting through the ruins of collapsed buildings in Mexico City, hoping against the odds to find survivors of last week's major earthquake
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Swiss ABB to buy unit from General Electric for $2.6 billionSwitzerland's ABB says the robotics and industrial machinery giant is buying the electrification services unit of U.S. conglomerate General Electric in a deal valued at $2.6 billion, boosting its presence in its crucial North American market
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A security guard votes for Kurdish independence at polling station in the disputed city of Kirkuk, Monday Sept. 25, 2017. Iraq's Kurdish region vote in a referendum on whether to secede from Iraq. The vote has cause tensions in Kirkuk which is divided between Kurds, Turkmen and Arabs. (AP Photo/Bram Janssen)
Iraqi Kurds vote in referendum on independence from BaghdadIraqi Kurds vote in their provinces, disputed Kirkuk on independence; Turkey's Erdogan threatens military intervention
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Kaitlyn Adams, a member of the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ, hugs another church member at the scene after shots were fired at the church on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Antioch, Tenn. (Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean via AP)
Tennessee church shooting suspect charged with murderWitnesses and police described a chaotic scene as a masked attacker armed with two guns shot seven people, killing one, in a Tennessee church before he was subdued
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Guests at an Alternative for Germany party, AfD,  election party react to the first projections for the German election in Erfurt, Germany,  Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. (Martin Schutt/dpa via AP)
German nationalists seek to allay fears; show cracks at topLeaders of the anti-migrant nationalist Alternative for Germany pledged Monday to use their strong third-place finish to form a robust but "constructive" opposition, and sought to allay fears raised by Jewish groups and others
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The Uber website is displayed on a phone in London, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. London's transport authority said Friday it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Uber CEO apologizes to London users for company's mistakesThe new CEO of Uber has apologized for past mistakes just days after London told the company it was revoking its operating license
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FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2016 file photo, Sarah Jessica Parker participates in the BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the HBO series, "Divorce" in New York. Parker of "Sex and the City" fame will be taking four guests shoe-shopping at Bloomingdale’s, then sending them to the New York City Ballet as part of an Airbnb launch of local tours and other experiences in New York. Parker’s listing goes live Tuesday, with four spots at $400 each, first come first served. The money will benefit the New York City Ballet, where Parker is a board member.  (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
Airbnb launches local tours in NYC with Sarah Jessica ParkerAirbnb is kicking off its launch of local tours and other experiences in New York City with Sarah Jessica Parker hosting a "shoe-shopping experience" at Bloomingdale's
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A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Asian shares were mixed on Monday as investors turned their attention to global politics and evaluated weekend election results from Germany and New Zealand. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Euro falters after German election; stocks unmovedWorld shares are mixed as investors turn their attention to global politics and evaluate weekend election results from Germany
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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, file photo, Sterling K. Brown arrives at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Brown and Chadwick Boseman are throwing their support behind pro football players who took a knee in protest of President Donald Trump. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Sterling K. Brown, Chadwick Boseman support NFL playersSterling K. Brown and Chadwick Boseman are standing behind NFL players who decided to take a knee to protest President Donald Trump
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Secret Service arrests person with firearms near White HouseThe Secret Service says it arrested someone near the White House for possessing firearms
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