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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Has your child swallowed a small battery? In the future, a tiny robot made from pig gut could capture it and expel it. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are designing an ingestible robot that could be used to patch wounds, deliver...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A prosecutor is investigating events surrounding the police detention of an Emirati businessman at an Ohio hotel in a case that has drawn international attention. A look at the particulars: ___ WHAT EXACTLY HAPPENED? Police went to the Fairfield Inn and Suites...
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — A correctional officer and an inmate are dead following a brief altercation at a Pennsylvania prison. It happened Monday night at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility in Wilkes-Barre (WILKS'-ba-ree). Luzerne County Manager David Pedri confirmed the...
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — A University of California, Berkeley student who was killed in last week's Bastille Day truck attack in France was remembered Monday as a charismatic and engaged member of the campus community who would not want his death to inspire revenge. Several...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The horrific scene unfolded in a matter of minutes, a black-clad man with military training stalking law enforcement officers and ignoring horrified onlookers as he shot anyone he could find wearing a badge. Police say Gavin Long, 29, of Kansas City,...
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a vigil held for a University of California, Berkeley student who was among 84 people killed in a terror attack in Nice, France (all times local): 6:25 p.m. A University of California, Berkeley student killed last week in a truck rampage in...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The gunman who opened fire at a gay Florida nightclub last month had complained he was repeatedly taunted for being Muslim in his job as a security guard at a Florida courthouse, according to records released Monday. Omar Mateen responded to the taunts by...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Activists and educators on Monday called a Mexican-American studies textbook proposed for use across Texas biased and poorly researched and argued that its contents are especially offensive in a state where a majority of public school students are Hispanic...
CHICAGO (AP) — The former Marine who killed three Baton Rouge, Louisiana, police officers identified with a growing movement that originated among white supremacists and whose adherents believe they're immune to most state and federal laws, including paying taxes and getting...