Toy 'arms race' turns Lego violent: study

May 24, 2016

Toy 'arms race' turns Lego violent: study

Lego products are becoming increasingly violent as toymakers engage in an “arms race” to retain children’s attention in the digital age, New Zealand researchers said Monday. The University of Canterbury team said child’s play was becoming more brutal, with a higher proportion of weapons ...

Famed Italian fertility doctor placed under arrest for 'theft' of eggs

May 15, 2016

Famed Italian fertility doctor placed under arrest for 'theft' of eggs

A controversial Italian gynecologist famed for helping women in their 60s to have children is under house arrest in Rome on suspicion of removing eggs from a patient’s ovaries without her consent. Lawyers for Severino Antinori, who has been nicknamed the “grandmothers’ obstetrician,” dismissed ...