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    New Robot Makes Knee Surgery Easier

    Only 80% of patients are happy with their knee replacements and they often need to be repaired, but a new surgical robot is working to improve patient outcomes. (Published Monday, Oct. 14, 2019)

    Only 80% of patients are happy with their knee replacements and they often need to be repaired, but a new surgical robot is working to improve patient outcomes.

    Isam Ahmed was in need of a total knee replacement and was told his case could be complicated.

    "It was a lot of pain and I could not stretch," Isam Ahmed said. "Certain days I could not even be able to put my socks on."

    Read more from SNN, the NBC affiliate in Sarasota, Florida.

    Shooting at 2nd Wisconsin High School Leaves Community in Shock

    [NATL] Shooting at 2nd Wisconsin High School Leaves Community in Shock

    A school officer and a student were injured at Wisoonsin's Oshkosh West High School Tuesday morning, when the student was shot after attempting to stab the office with a sharp object. The shooting comes just one day after a school resource officer at Waukesha South High School shot a 17-year-old armed student who refused to drop his weapon.

    (Published Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019)