Lancaster Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Thousands from Elderly Relative


(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that a Lancaster man has pleaded guilty to stealing tens of thousands of dollars from an elderly relative.

Randy Sycks, 66, pleaded guilty in Fairfield County Common Pleas Court today to a bill of information charging him with a felony count of theft.… Read full story

First New HIV Vaccine Efficacy Study in Seven Years Has Begun


South Africa hosts historic NIH-supported clinical trial.


The first HIV vaccine efficacy study to launch anywhere in seven years is now testing whether an experimental vaccine regimen safely prevents HIV infection among South African adults. The study, called HVTN 702, involves a new version of the only HIV vaccine candidate ever shown to provide some protection against the virus.… Read full story