Coming soon: The three-parent baby?

A doctor performs in-vitro fertilization. Britain could become the first country in the world to allow the creation of IVF babies with DNA from three parents

Britain on Tuesday became the first country in the world to allow the creation of babies with DNA from three people after MPs voted for the controversial procedure. Lawmakers at the House Commons voted by 382 to 128, a majority of 254, in favour of allowing the creation of in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) babies with DNA from three people, a move aimed at preventing serious inherited diseases being passed on from mother to son.

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Obama proposes $3.99 trillion budget

Obama delivers remarks at the armed services farewell in honor of Hagel in Virginia

President Barack Obama on Monday proposed a $3.99 trillion budget for fiscal year 2016 that sets up a battle with Republicans over programs to boost the middle class that are funded by higher taxes on corporations and wealthy Americans. The administration foresees a continuation of the decline in unemployment, forecasting a rate of 5.4 percent in 2015.

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