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National & World Egypt acquits doctor in deadly female genital mutilation Egypt acquits doctor in deadly female genital mutilation
An Egyptian court on Thursday acquitted a doctor charged with committing female genital mutilation that led to a 13-year-old girl's death in a Nile Delta village, the country's first trial on charges of breaking the ban on the practice.
National & World Utah's concealed carry permits popular around US Utah's concealed carry permits popular around US
Tens of thousands of gun owners from around the country are taking advantage of Utah's concealed firearm permits each year - often taking a required class given by instructors licensed by Utah but who live in other states.
National & World Israel troops demolish Palestinian attacker's home Israel troops demolish Palestinian attacker's home
The east Jerusalem home of a Palestinian who carried out a deadly attack last month was demolished Wednesday, hours after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised strict security measures in the wake of a grisly synagogue assault.
National & World Mexican boy has massive tumor removed in US Mexican boy has massive tumor removed in US
An 11-year-old Mexican boy who had been suffering from a massive tumor and drew international attention after U.S. officials helped him get treatment in New Mexico had the growth removed after a long surgery, a church said Tuesday.