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Tiny robotic arm could operate on babies in the womb

Some birth defects in newborns could one day be a thing of the past due to new robotics technologies being developed to perform surgery on babies in the womb.

South Carolina DMV tells gender non-conforming teen to remove makeup

A transgender rights advocacy group says the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles restricted a teen's free speech rights by asking him to remove his makeup for a driver's license photo.

Utah woman tries to kill neighbor with Samurai sword

Salt Lake City (KSTU) -- A Salt Lake woman is in custody after police said she allegedly tried to hill a man with a Samurai sword.

2 dogs turn to cannibalism after being starved by Memphis woman

Memphis police are calling a case of animal abuse "sadistic and depraved". An Orange Mound woman is in jail, accused of starving her dogs so severely that they were forced to eat one of their own.

NY Medical Examiner cremates wrong person, makes other alarming mistakes

New York, NY (WPIX) -- Many unclaimed bodies buried on Hart Island in the Bronx perhaps don't belong there or perhaps they were misplaced. The blame according to a recent report is landing Chief Medical Examiner's office.

Nuns sue Illinois strip club for being too close to convent

STONE PARK, Ill. -- A group of nuns in Stone Park is suing a strip club operating next door, saying the club is operating illegally close to a place of worship.

Pentagon says captured key Benghazi suspect will face U.S. criminal trial

(CNN) -- U.S. forces working with the FBI captured a key suspect in the deadly 2012 attack on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, U.S. officials said Tuesday.

'Hurt Locker' team hope to make Bergdahl movie

The Bowe Bergdahl story may be coming to the big screen.

Man resuces baby crawling on side of Georgia highway

A Georgia man was at the right place at the right time, to save a baby found crawling alongside a highway. Bryant Collins, of Madison County, GA is now being hailed as a hero for rescuing the 15-month-old girl.