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Promise and Peril of Gene-Editing Technology CRISPR

Dec 1
CRISPR could help rid of diseases like cystic fibrosis, muscular dystrophy and even HIV and cancer.

Michael Caine and Rachel Weisz on "Youth," Life Lessons

Dec 1
The new movie "Youth" explores life, love and memory for two friends, played by Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel.

'You Are Not Alone' Looks at HIV and Mental Health Among LGBT POCs

By EDGE | Dec 1
On Wednesday, December 2, at 6 p.m., join your community for a screening of the documentary, "You Are Not Alone," and a panel discussion "HIV and Mental Health of LGBT People of Color."

Kitty Power: Cats Luring Tourists Back to Brussels

By Maria Cheng | Dec 1
After a five-day lockdown prompted by the maximum security alert, Brussels officials are attempting to entice back tourists. Their secret weapon? Cats.

Colleges Grapple with Best Ways to Address Race Incidents

By Jesse J. Holland | Dec 1
Swift action is high among the best practices that school leaders can use to help defuse campus tension, experts say.

Obama Prods World on Climate Change, Faces Pushback at Home

By Nancy Benac | Dec 1
Facing pushback at home, President Barack Obama said Sunday that American leadership was helping make gains in the global fight against climate change.

Hull-aballoo: New Navy Destroyer's Seaworthiness Questioned

By David Sharp | Dec 1
The Navy will soon learn how this modern take on the "tumblehome" hull holds up when the first-in-class Zumwalt heads out to sea in December for builder trials in the rough-and-tumble North Atlantic.

Don't Get Grinched by Cybercrime During the Holiday Season

By Bree Fowler | Dec 1
Online fraud spikes during the holiday shopping season, as people searching for the perfect gifts take to cyberspace and head to traditional stores armed with their smartphones.

Dying Words Chronicles Life and Impact of Jeffrey Schmalz

By EDGE | Dec 1
On December 1, "Dying Words: The AIDS Reporting of Jeff Schmalz and How It Transformed The New York Times," will be released to coincide with World AIDS Day.

The Hunting Ground

By Louise Adams | Dec 1
"Why was I not screaming?" says one rape survivor in Kirby Dick's necessary, disturbing documentary, which shines a light on the systematic, ingrained institutional enabling and hiding of sexual assaults across U.S. campuses.

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