Emma Hendrickson, who is more than 100 years old, is the oldest competitor in the history of the United States Bowling Congress Women's Championships. Hendrickson wasn't part of the centenarian study, but the scientists found genetic signatures — gene patterns that were present in subgroups of centenarians with particular characteristics — that may predict who will join her in the centenarians club.
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Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli speaks during a news conference after a hearing in U.S. District Court in Richmond on the Obama administration's motion to dismiss Cuccinelli's health care lawsuit on Thursday.
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Ghana fans celebrate in the streets of Johannesburg after the team's victory in the World Cup match against Team USA on June 26. Ghana beat the United States 2-1 to advance to the quarterfinals.
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