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Memorial Day and How to Avoid Holiday Dangers

stokkete/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — This week­end, mil­lions of Amer­i­cans will hit the road to spend time with fam­ily and friends dur­ing Memo­r­ial Day and cel­e­brate the unof­fi­cial kick-off of the sum­mer sea­son.
Unfor­tu­nately, the sea­son also means hig…

 

 

 

Florida Mom Jailed Over Circumcision Dispute Agrees to Procedure

Broward Sheriff’s Office(PALM BEACH, Fla.) — A Florida mother has agreed to cir­cum­cise her son after spend­ing a week behind bars for refus­ing to coop­er­ate with a court order to do so, ABC News has learned. Heather Hiron­imus, 31, had been in cus­tody si…

 

Presumed Dead, Man Starts Moving on Way to Morgue

iStock/Thinkstock(MILWAUKEE) — As far as the first respon­ders could tell, the man was dead. He was cold and stiff, accord­ing to the med­ical examiner’s report.But then on the way to the morgue, he started moving.The 46-year-old man’s name has not been …

 

Turning 18 and Turning to Breast Reduction Surgery

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Like most teenage girls, Macken­zie Lan­gan loves to shop — but those shop­ping trips used to often end in tears.Mackenzie, a high school senior, is petite, stand­ing at about 5 feet tall. But her bra size was a 32-H, so she said fin…

 

 

Paralyzed Man Drinks Beer by Moving Robotic Arm with His Mind

Caltech/Keck Med­i­cine of USC/Rancho Los Ami­gos National Reha­bil­i­ta­tion Center(DOWNEY, Calif.) — Erik Sorto hasn’t been able to move his arms or legs in more than a decade, but he was recently able to pick up a beer and drink it with a new robotic…