Kim Davis arrested

A Republican federal judge in Kentucky jailed a Rowan County clerk who refused to issue a marriage license to gay couples.

Kim Davis, 50, was jailed on Thursday for contempt of court by a federal judge who said he didn't believe Davis would comply with his order if she was fined.

Davis told the judge that her supporters were raising funds for her.

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operating room nurse

A British surgeon's unusual surgical technique has landed him in hot water with the medical board.

Professor Ninian Peckitt, 63, was "erased" from a registry that recognizes licensed doctors in the UK. The medical board found that Peckitt was unfit to practice medicine after the surgeon punched a patient in the face 10 times while he was under anesthesia in the operating room.

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