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What’s new in prostate cancer? Highlights from the Institute for Prostate Cancer Research 2017 community symposium 

The Institute for Prostate Cancer Research helps patients keep up with recent developments in treatment options at their annual community symposium. Susan Keown of the Fred Hutch News Service reports on new developments to watch in prostate cancer: exercise and prostate cancer survivorship; personalized care through genomics; new technology for prostate-cancer imaging; and three new immunotherapies for prostate cancer, a therapeutic […]

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Father of victim of 9/11 terrorist attacks raises questions about Japanese ‘anti-conspiracy’ bill

Kazusada Sumiyama, the father of Yoichi Sugiyama, who was killed in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, has raised questions about the effectiveness of a controversial “anti-conspiracy” bill submitted to the Japanese House of Representatives on March 21, 2017, reports The Mainichi. (Japanese version)  The proposed bill newly establishes a charge of preparing for acts […]

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Lawsuit accuses Saudi Arabia of funding 9/11 al-Qaida attacks

A number of families who lost someone in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and some rescue and recovery workers are suing Saudi Arabia in federal court, accusing it of funding al Qaida’s deadly attacks on the Pentagon, the four planes of 9/11, and the World Trade Center. The suit was filed on March 20, 2017 […]

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