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Genome sequencing holds tremendous promise for infants, but issues abound

Genome sequencing can diagnose critically ill infants and discover genetically based conditions that routine blood tests cannot detect. But it is fraught with technical and ethical issues that have some scientists questioning whether every baby should have its genome sequenced and what information children and parents should receive about the results.

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Shifting from college to adult life

If you have a college student graduating this spring, perhaps you’ve had a conversation about the importance of getting off on the right foot financially speaking. But regardless of their degree, many students are ill-equipped to handle the money matters that come with independent living.

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Interactive report on Kansas City's downtown development boom

Downtown Kansas City’s rejuvenation is now rolling into a new era, with the start of the $100 million streetcar line on Main Street and 70 projects in areas that include Crown Center, the Crossroads Arts District, the Downtown Loop and River Market. We map the changes in an interactive report.

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Shifting from college to adult life

If you have a college student graduating this spring, perhaps you’ve had a conversation about the importance of getting off on the right foot financially speaking. But regardless of their degree, many students are ill-equipped to handle the money matters that come with independent living.

Shifting from college to adult life

If you have a college student graduating this spring, perhaps you’ve had a conversation about the importance of getting off on the right foot financially speaking. But regardless of their degree, many students are ill-equipped to handle the money matters that come with independent living.

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Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

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