Daily Archives: April 26, 2012

Ancient migrants spread farming through Europe, suggests new analysis of 5,000-year-old DNA

NEW YORK — Thousands of years ago, farming spread across Europe and replaced the hunter-gatherer lifestyle of early inhabitants. Now a study of ancient DNA says that trend was driven by farmers moving from place to place.

JSO awarded federal money to solve cold cases

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office received a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Justice Department to help solve “cold” cases. So far the JSO has reviewed 304 unsolved homicide cases and selected 42 for further review by detectives.